The hotel is located near to the Zabala Square, one of the most romantic spots in Montevideo. The building is a restored palace from the 1900s. It only has 15 rooms offering the guest an exclusive experience. The hotel combines in perfect harmony the modern and the traditional. All rooms are named after and pay homage to personalities of the Uruguayan culture. Some of them are: the writer Horacio Quiroga, the poet Juana de Ibarbourou, the artist Juan Manuel Blanes and the tango singer Carlos Gardel. The room’s decoration is inspired by these historic figures. In Alma Historica guests can enjoy of an elegant and refined atmosphere and service.