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, cafés and kitesurfing draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodations 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 vacation home and experience everything that makes Punta del Este a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 82°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 center:

  • 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

Traveling 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 center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Punta del Este?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 258 vacation rentals near Punta del Este. From 137 Condos/Apartments to 77 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Punta del Este for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Punta del Este?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Punta del Este. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Punta del Este Lighthouse: 268 vacation rentals
  • Brava Beach: 280 vacation rentals
  • Puerto de Punta del Este: 271 vacation rentals
  • Cantegril Country Club: 288 vacation rentals
  • Mansa Beach: 282 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Punta del Este?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 137 Condos/Apartments in Punta del Este. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Punta del Este include:

  • Houses: 77 rentals available
  • Villas: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Punta del Este?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 114 vacation rentals with pool available in Punta del Este. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.