Punta del Este, Uruguay Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

Punta del Este has a reputation as a higher-end beach resort that draws visitors from within Uruguay, but also from Argentina and elsewhere in South America. You might not find many tourists from other parts of the world, even though this is pretty much the best beach resort in the entire region.

Why Visit Punta del Este

Punta del Este Facts

Population 9,200
Area 9,200
Timezone UTC-3
Currency Uruguayan peso
Airports Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo International Airport (PDP)

Where to eat and drink in Punta del Este

Budget breakfastIf you wish to eat outside of the hotel, there are a few options in town that serve coffee and more.$3.20 - $4.86
Budget lunchSushi, Italian, French, Indian and more can be found if you're looking for some international dishes.$4.09 - $5.88
Budget dinnerSeafood, steak sandwiches and steaks are common dinner options.$5.88 - $10.23
Beer (.5L)Although wine is a popular local favorite, beer can be purchased around town.$2.35 - $3.32
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When to visit Punta del Este

Temperature and rainfall

Month High F Low F Precip (inches)

Punta del Este Weather advice

Sunrise and sunset

21 Mar6:44am6:49pm
21 Jun7:47am5:35pm
21 Sep6:29am6:35pm
21 Dec6:22am8:53pm

Where to stay in Punta del Este

Punta del Este Hotel Seasons

Punta del Este Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar9.46 - 12.53
starstarstarstarstar26.80 - 55.48
starstarstarstarstar25.57 - 62.06
starstarstarstarstar42.11 - 79.39
starstarstarstarstar63.62 - 117.28
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Punta del Este Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed8.74 - 10.30

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