As one of the premier recreational getaways in Uruguay, Punta del Este Resort and Spa offers exhilarating activities and water sports. It is a place for guests who seek to get the most out of life, whether that means a day filled with adventures or nothing more than sipping drinks and soaking up the Punta del Este sun by the pool at the beach club. In addition to spectacular beaches, the beach towns of José Ignacio and La Barra offer effortless access to fashion shows, bullfights, boating, golf, surfing, horseback riding and more.
Both at the resort and throughout the area, the possibilities are limitless and our concierge desk will be happy to assist with recommendations on what to do and arrangements for tours and transportation.
Sports & Activities
Bagatelle Beach Club
Resort guests enjoy access to one of the best beaches in La Barra at the St. Tropez-style Bagatelle Beach Club. Transfers from the hotel, umbrellas, deckchairs and towel service are provided to guests from December to February.
Parador Services are offered from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays (does not include transfer).
La Barra Golf Club
Punta del Este is a paradise for golfers. Just five minutes from the resort, La Barra Golf Club is one of the premier courses in Uruguay. Punta del Este Resort and Spa guests enjoy significant discounts on greens fees and equipment rental.
The different beaches of Punta del Este plus a variety of streams and lagoons are ideal for an array of water sports. In addition to luxurious yachts, sailboats, jet skis, wave runners and kayaks, guests of Punta del Este Resort can visit nearby inflatable water parks.
Work on your serve and volley game on two hard surface tennis courts.
Our safe, supervised Kids Club offers fun activities for our littlest guests form 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday (other days to be confirmed).
Whether you’re an experienced surfer or want to try this exhilarating experience for the very first time, La Barra offers a diverse array of surf breaks and surfing schools for all skill levels.
Hikes & Walks
Explore the resort’s nine hectares of pine forests.
Diving and snorkeling
A few minutes from Punta del Este Resort, some of the best diving and snorkeling awaits. Be sure to visit Isla de Lobos, the most famous sea lion sanctuary in the world.
Local Attractions & Events
Oh! La Barra
Just a three-minute walk from the resort, this stylish open-air shopping mall features upscale clothing boutiques and restaurants, along with indoor and outdoor playgrounds, a cinema room, a virtual reality car and flight simulator and the Zooh!, an unforgettable attraction for the kiddies.
Downtown La Barra
Take a short three-minute stroll to explore the fashionable restaurants, shops and bars of this trendy town.
A 30-minute drive from the resort, this tranquil beach town features quiet beaches, a laid-back rustic ambience and beautiful sunsets.
Downtown Punta del Este
Take a 15-minute drive to explore a charming downtown featuring the vibrant restaurants and shops of Gorlero and 20th Streets.