Ciudad de la Costa Hotel Rental Photos and Description
1900 Original family villa + multiple casitas/homes for a large group
Casa Los Olivos was built in the early 1900's by a Uruguyan ranching family and was totally renovated in 2001 by a 4th generation member involved in international tourism.
It is an ideal venue for a small family who desires beach vacation but with more variety and luxury. OR equally - it is a marvelous local for a extended family/business group meeting or vacation for 2 dozen guests. It can be a barebone rental with total quietude or we can help you choose 3 meals a day and complete concierge service to provide you with a weeks worth of memorable activities. The choice is yours.
THe main house is a 6 room Palladian style villa with 12 foot ceilings. It comprises a library with underground wine cellar, a living room with fireplace opening onto a huge pavillion, a dining room for a big family, modern chef's kitchen, and two bedroom suites. The pavilion is surrounded by a parilla (BBQ) and screened in summer living room. The pavillion has HUGE views of the horse and cattle pastures - with a marvelous swimming hole in addition to the main pool. The front porch is trellised and overgrown by bouganivillea and jasmine - and is a perfect place for shaded teatime. It overlooks the entry court with parking for 20 automobiles. A short walkway from the front porch is a self contained casita (built 2001) with kitchenette, luxury bath, sitting area and fireplace. it opens onto a large screened porch overlooking the pastures.
THe landscaping surrounding the house is one of color and scents - from a vegetable garden, koi pond and bridge, herb gardens, and delightful flowers everywhere.
All of the bedrooms have their own fireplace. A two bedroom extension is in the works to enclose the pavillion on three sides with magnificent lion fountain.
The main gated entry road to the hacienda has a group of separate ranch buildings for the very large family or business group. There is a 4 bedroom ranch building with indoor and outdoor kitchens as well as a 2 bedroom casita In total there are presently 9 bedrooms and soon to be 11 bedrooms for guest use.
The location of the villa is ideal with easy access to beaches and Punta del Este as well as the services and sites of Montevideo. One can spend the day at the incredible varied beaches, be home for a horseback ride thru the pastures and groves, and a dip in the pool with cocktails before sunset.
Attention to detail marks the owners desire to welcome and sevice guests. THe property is run by a concierge from the local village who is available 24/7. You can shoose a bountiful breakfast to start your day, simple coffee/tea service, and huge nightime banquets for your group. The house is chock full of books, cds, great artwork, antiques, family heirlooms and old paintings of the original ranches builders. Each room is highlighted with flower arrangements from the ranch gardens. Local fruit, produce, wines, meats, and home canned goods accent our food service.
- pets considered
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- alternative lifestyle
- limited accessibility