Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Piriapolis

Come and experience Piriapolis and its culture, monuments and history. Renowned for its parks, mountain views and museums, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Piriapolis

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Piriapolis a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cerro Pan de Azúcar (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Alto de la Ballena Vineyards (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Piriapolis

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Piriapolis is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Piriapolis Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Pan de Azucar Nature Reserve and Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Cerro Pan de Azúcar (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Paseo Sierra de las Animas Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • La Chihuahua Natural Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Laguna del Sauce (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Piriapolis

The nearest airport is in Punta Del Este (PDP-Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo Intl.), located 10.3 mi (16.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Montevideo (MVD-Carrasco Intl.), which is 42.5 mi (68.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Piriápolis?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 33 holiday lettings around Piriápolis. From 26 houses to 2 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a beach property in Piriápolis?

Perhaps it's the dreamy sea views, or maybe it's the opportunity to simply chill out from sunup to sundown. But there's just something about a beach holiday that calls to all of us. Fortunately, there are 12 beachside holiday homes to cast yourself away to. Alternatively, you might prefer trying a different style of holiday setting. HomeAway has a broad range of options to pick from, including:

  • 7 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 7 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 beachfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Piriápolis?

If you're after a home away from home for your holiday, renting an entire house is a terrific idea. You and your group will have the space you need for all your holiday activities. There are 27 houses currently on HomeAway. Prices start from £26 a night. Or maybe you'd like to experiment with something else. We have plenty of other options to choose from, such as:

  • Hotel: 4 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Cottage: 3 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £115 per night.

Can I stay in Piriápolis in a large group?

Holidays spent with your friends and family can be a lot of fun, particularly when you're under the same roof somewhere new! If you're travelling with a large group, HomeAway can help you out. The leading choice for large groups here are house holiday rentals, and there are 5 available. Rental options in the area that are suitable for large groups include:

  • Are you on the hunt for rentals that can hold 6 guests? We have 6 that will fit the bill. Prices start from £92 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your party, you'll be thrilled to hear that there are 4 rental properties perfect. Prices start at £292 a night.
  • On a trip away with 5 guests? We offer 4 holiday rentals that will be ideal. Prices start from £69 per night.

Your whole squad will be in good hands when you arrange your Piriápolis holiday with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Piriápolis?

HomeAway is here to help you make memories with the people you hold dear. Offering up a selection of economical holiday rentals, you're sure to score a cosy lodging to suit everyone. Cantegril is a good area to look at if you want to keep a handle on your budget. HomeAway has 56 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very affordable £89 per night. El Pejerrey is another place to check out. HomeAway has 3 and the average price is around £94 per night.