Punta del Este is a wonderful place to visit year round. It’s Uruguay’s most touristic city and as such it has so many hotels and accomodations you would be dazzled: from a mediterranean style hotel in Montoya Beach to adult only luxury hotels. In this post, we have ranked 12 Best Hotels in Punta del Este chosen by guests all around the world.
- What are the Best Hotels in Punta del Este?
What are the Best Hotels in Punta del Este?
In this guide, we’ve decided to rank the hotels based on customer reviews on multiple websites. We limited the list to the top 12 ranked and any in this list is for sure an amazing choice.
The Best Punta del Este hotels include some of the best luxury hotels in the country, with great location and fancy accommodations such as Spa and Wellness Centre, outdoor heated swimming pool, private terraces, and more.
1. Hotel Fasano Punta del Este
The best luxury hotel in Punta del Este
Considered the absolute BEST Hotel in Punta del Este and boasting impressive views, Hotel Fasano Punta del Este is a sophisticated resort offering luxurious accommodation in Punta del Este. During the summer months, the property offers a private river beach area.
In 2010, the opening of Hotel Fasano Punta del Este, in Uruguay, marked the international expansion of the Fasano brand. With an award-winning architectural project conceived by Isay Weinfeld, which effortlessly interacts with the breathtaking natural landscape, the first Fasano outside of Brazil is widely known as one of the most beautiful resorts in the world.
Overlooking the Maldonado river, the property occupies a preserved area of 490 hectares in the heart of La Barra.
After undergoing an expansion project, the hotel unveiled a new element: Locanda Fasano. Designed by Carolina Proto and located next to the iconic Fasano Restaurant, Locanda Fasano is comprised of 10 new apartments and suites, adding to the existing 20 bungalows on the ground. It offers a breathtaking view of the property and the surrounding nature, with leisure areas such as a lounge, swimming pool, solarium, and bar.
The bright and spacious rooms and bungalows at Hotel Fasano afford private entrances and large terraces with impressive panoramic views. All of them offer air conditioning, safety deposit boxes, mini-bars, flat-screen TVs and CD/DVD players. Free WiFi access is available.
Guests staying at Hotel Fasano Punta del Este can unwind in the property’s spa facilities, including a sauna, fitness center, and large indoor pool, available all year. The property features a large landscaped parkland with an outdoor pool.
The hotel’s restaurant serves delicious local and international dishes, and guests can also request a drink in the well-equipped bar.
An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including water sports, cycling, and hiking. Personalized butler services can be requested during your stay. The property is 8.1 mi from downtown Punta del Este and 3.7 mi from La Barra. Laguna Sauce Airport is 14 mi away.
2. La Capilla Hotel – Punta del Este
Luxury and design at San Rafael
Branded as a “Hotel with Soul”, La Capilla Hotel in Punta del Este is the perfect hotel to enjoy and explore Punta del Este city. Located in the charming San Rafael neighborhood, 200 meters far from Brava Beach and nearby fashion restaurants, historic buildings, and the shopping center.
The incredible rooms at La Capilla Hotel are meant to make you feel at a home away from home. Set with design furniture, and a contemporary, laid-back style, each area offers a comfortable refuge to rest from the intense activity Punta del Este has to offer.
Featuring a garden with an indoor and outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant, La Capilla – Punta del Este offers rooms and suites with free Wi-Fi, and breakfast. It is located only 450 m from La Brava Beach.
With large windows overlooking the garden, rooms at La Capilla – Punta del Este feature cable TV and air conditioning. Apartments feature self-catering facilities including microwaves, a mini-bar, and a safe box. Suites featured with balcony and hot tub.
A buffet and continental breakfast including cereals, juices, yogurt, ham, and hot beverages are served daily. The restaurant offers international dishes during summer. Drinks from the bar can be enjoyed in the garden.
Guests can unwind on the sun loungers by the pool or in the garden. A games room including table tennis is featured. A spa and wellness center with a sauna, Turkish bath, and Jacuzzi is featured.
The 24-hour front desks can secure shuttles to Laguna del Sauce Airport, which is 12 mi away. La Capilla – Punta del Este is 0.6 mi from Punta shopping mall and a 5-minute drive from Punta del Este city center.
3. Enjoy Punta del Este Hotel & Casino
Enjoy is the biggest, most luxurious hotel in Punta del Este
Featuring a casino, spa facilities, 2 swimming pools, 2 tennis courts, and 4 restaurants, Enjoy Punta Del Este offers plush accommodations in front of La Mansa Beach. Laguna del Sauce International Airport is a 15-minute drive away. The property has free WiFi access in all areas.
Fully carpeted, air-conditioned spacious rooms at Enjoy Punta Del Este feature private balconies with sea views. All of them have cable flat-screen TVs, safes, free WiFi Access, and a private bathroom with toiletries and mini-bars. Some feature large seating areas.
A continental breakfast is served daily. There are 4 different restaurants offering a wide range of international dishes. A Sushi Bar is also featured.
Guests can unwind on the sun loungers by the pool, engage in a tennis match or enjoy themselves at the casino. Spa facilities include a whirlpool tub and a hammam. A fitness center is also available, and bikes can be rented to explore the city.
4. Solerios Hotel
Located at “Parada 4” of Mansa Beach, Solerios is surrounded by a quiet environment, steps away from the varied gastronomic and commercial offerings on Punta del Este’s main streets.
Set 200 m from La Mansa beach, Hotel Solerios offers 4-star accommodations in Punta del Este and has a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar. The property is close to several main attraction points in town, such as Punta Shopping Mall, Artisans Craft Fair, and Punta del Este Harbor.
The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a wardrobe, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a bidet. Every room has nice and well-designed bed linen.
The rooms at Solerios Hotel
Hotel Solerios offers three different types of rooms:
The rooms cover a 30m2 area with picture windows from floor to roof, a private terrace, and views of Fermentario Street. It features a comfortable living room with a desk, a fully equipped kitchenette, and a wardrobe with a safe. The room also has a big private bathroom with a shower.
Deluxe Rooms have an area of 31m2 with picture windows from floor to roof, a private terrace, and partial views of Mansa Beach. It features a comfortable living room with a desk, a fully equipped kitchenette, and a wardrobe with a safe. The room also has a big private bathroom with a shower.
Family Superior rooms cover an area of 40m2 with two separate areas. Ample living room with picture windows from floor to roof, and private terrace. It features a fully equipped kitchenette, sofa bed, and a dining set. The package is completed with a comfortable bathroom and two wardrobes featuring a safe.
Breakfast and Services
A buffet breakfast is available every morning at the property. The hotel has a sauna and a terrace with a very big hot tub
The reception can provide advice on the area in order to help guests plan their day.
5. The Grand Hotel
Located in front of Brava Beach, The Grand Hotel offers rooms with free WiFi and splendid ocean views in Punta del Este. This eco-friendly property has a spa and wellness center, including an indoor pool, a sauna and gym.
Rooms at The Grand Hotel are comfortably furnished and feature air conditioning, a flat-screen cable TV and a mini-bar. All of them have a relaxing hydro-massage tub in the bathroom and open views of the garden or sea.
Guests can enjoy an ample selection of services at The Grand Hotel, including a restaurant, a bar and a solarium. Massage treatments and babysitting services can be requested for an extra fee, as well as laundry services.
An array of activities can be enjoyed in the surroundings, including golfing, cycling and horse riding. Bicycle and car rental are available, and the property offers free parking.
6. Hotel L’Auberge
Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Hotel L’Auberge
This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. Located 300 m from Brava beach and 3.1 mi from the city center and Gorlero main street, Hotel L’Auberge features a garden, an outdoor swimming pool, a gym, and a restaurant in Punta del Este. Free Wi-Fi and breakfast are included.
Providing a tranquil environment, the rooms in Hotel L’Auberge feature private bathrooms, air conditioning, and mini-bars. Some suites offer spa baths, fireplaces or balconies.
Guests at Hotel L’Auberge can order meals at the restaurant or enjoy barbecues for lunch. Room service is available and laundry services can be arranged upon request.
7. Casa Flor
Casa Flor in Punta del Este provides adults only accommodations with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a bar and a garden. Featuring a concierge service, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace. The property has a 24-hour front desk, room service and currency exchange for guests.
The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a closet, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. Free WiFi is accessible to all guests, while some rooms include a balcony. The rooms will provide guests with a minibar.
Casa Flor offers a continental or à la carte breakfast.
The area is popular for cycling, and car rental is available at the accommodation.
8. Entre Pinos Eco Box Apart
Boasting a garden with native trees and an outdoor pool, Entre Pinos Eco Box Apart offers self-catering apartments with free WiFi access. The property is only 250 m from Brava Beach and a 3-minute drive from La Barra. Punta del Este Bus Terminal Station is 4.3 mi away.
Apartments at Entre Pinos Eco Box Apart feature air conditioning, a terrace and a seating area. They also include a full kitchen, a bedroom with a double bed, and a sofa bed in the living room area. Featuring a shower, private bathroom also comes with a bidet and free toiletries. Guests can enjoy views of the pool and garden view from their room.
Other services like laundry and ironing are offered at Entre Pinos Eco Box Apart. The property has free parking on site.
If you feel like visiting the surroundings, check out Gorlero avenue, located 5 miles from the property.
9. Il Belvedere
Right by the white sands of Punta del Este´s Brava Beach, Il Belvedere offers 2 exterior pools, restaurant and gym. Its self-catering bungalows provide free Wi-Fi and garden or sea views.
Bungalows display fine wooden and brick finishing, combining rustic and modern styles. They feature a full kitchenette, seating area and balcony. Also included are cable TV and DVD player, air conditioning and heating.
Daily, guests enjoy a varied breakfast with fresh fruits, breads and eggs. The restaurant and the bar both serve Uruguayan specialties and characteristic drinks.
The 5-star hotel features a playground and a children´s club with entertainment staff, as well as direct access to the beach and bicycles. Indoors, guests can watch DVDs in the lounge or explore reading options in the library.
Il Belvedere is located a 5-minute drive from La Barra Beach and 15 minutes by car from downtown Punta del Este.
10. Live Hotel Boutique (Adults Only)
Live Hotel Boutique offers adult-only accommodations in Punta del Este, 0.9 mi from Brava Beach and 3.3 from Fingers Beach and Mansa Beach. Guests can enjoy the on-site café and bar.
All rooms come with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a spa bath and a mini-bar. Each room is fitted with a private bathroom. Extras include free toiletries and a hairdryer. A balcony or patio are included in certain rooms.
The hotel also offers bike hire. Gorlero avenue is 2.2 mi from Live Hotel Boutique. The nearest airport is Capitán Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport, 11 mi from the property.
11. Kalá Hotel Boutique
Kalá Hotel Boutique features an outdoor pool and a sauna. Located 350 m from Montoya Beach, it offers beach facilities including beach towels and deck chairs.
All rooms at Kalá are sunny and fitted with double-glazed windows. Each one is fitted with a flat-screen satellite TV and well-stocked mini-bar.
Guests can enjoy bread, croissants and cookies for breakfast indoors or out on the terrace.
Kalá Hotel Boutique is 15 minutes’ drive from Punta del Este town center.
The property is located just 7 minutes walk from Montoya Beach.
12. Estancia CH
Offering lake views, Estancia CH in Punta del Este offers accommodation, a restaurant, free bikes, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a bar, and a garden. The aparthotel features both WiFi and private parking free of charge.
All units come with a patio with garden views, a kitchen with a fridge and a toaster, and a private bathroom with a shower. There is seating and a dining area in all units.
Guests at Estancia CH can enjoy an “à la carte” breakfast.
The accommodation offers a sun terrace. A barbecue is available on site and both cycling and fishing can be enjoyed within close proximity of Estancia CH.
The Fingers beach is 12 km from the aparthotel, while Punta Shopping is 10 km from the property. The nearest airport is Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport, 11 km from Estancia CH.
And that’s it! As you can see, Punta del Este has it all: Popular luxury hotels, Adult only hotels, places near La Mansa and Brava beaches, Spa and Wellness Centre, places near the city center or close to Punta del Este Airport, and so much more.
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