Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Punta del Este

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Punta del Este. This city's surfing, cafes and kitesurfing draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Punta del Este

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Punta del Este a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Splash Aqua Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Cantegril Country Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • San Carlos Zoo (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Alto de la Ballena Vineyards (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Punta del Este

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Punta del Este

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Punta del Este is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Playa de los Ingleses (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Brava Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Mansa Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Isla Gorriti Natural Reserve (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • La Barra Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Playa Montoya (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Punta del Este

Fly into Punta Del Este (PDP-Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Punta del Este?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 250 holiday lettings near Punta del Este. From 134 Flats to 75 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Punta del Este is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Punta del Este?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Punta del Este. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Candelaria Church: 256 holiday lettings
  • Sanatorio Cantegril: 269 holiday lettings
  • Our Lady of Candelaria: 264 holiday lettings
  • Puerto de Punta del Este: 258 holiday lettings
  • Splash Aqua Park: 271 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Punta del Este listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Punta del Este?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 134 Flats in Punta del Este. Our other popular types of Punta del Este holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 11 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Punta del Este?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 110 holiday homes with pool available in Punta del Este. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.