Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Montevideo

Come and experience Montevideo and its museums, culture and monuments. This cosmopolitan city is known for its cafes, theatres and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Montevideo

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Montevideo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Club de Golf del Uruguay (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Zoo Avilla Dolores (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Maroñas National Racetrack (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Pizzorno Winery (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Varela Zarranz Winery (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Establecimiento Juanico Winery (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Montevideo

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Montevideo is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Independence Plaza (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Ramirez Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Montevideo Harbor (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Batlle Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Pocitos Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Rose Garden Meadow (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Montevideo

Fly into Montevideo (MVD-Carrasco Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Montevideo Central Station, Montevideo Dr. Lorenzo Carnelli Station and Montevideo Yatay Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Montevideo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday lettings around Montevideo. From 5 flats & apartments to 5 houses, 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.