About Bed & Breakfasts in Uruguay
Bed and breakfast in Uruguay may be found in the so called 'estancias' and 'hostales', in traditional colonial-houses and modern city apartments, in quiet rural cottages or typical private Uruguayan houses. B&B properties in the country provide high level of comfort and attract with their functional, picturesque and cozy interior. Unlike traditional properties, they very often provide a fully equipped guest kitchen and a high level of privacy. Staying in a bed and breakfast in Uruguay is a great way to get in touch with local people, 88% of whom are of European origin, to taste the famous local cuisine and indulge completely in authentic Uruguayan atmosphere and hospitality.
Uruguay is a small country on the Atlantic coast of South America. It has become one of the must-see places on this continent attracting visitors from far and wide with its laid back ambiance, beautiful nature, interesting history and culture, gorgeous long-established Atlantic coast resorts. Uruguay boasts airy large cities with rich cultural and night life like its capital Montevideo, smaller cities like Maldonado, Durazno, Salto, Paysandu and Tacuarembo and charming rural towns and villages. Nature lovers and those seeking respite from the hectic daily routine will discover plenty of relaxing and detached places as well as many places with healing mineral water springs. Uruguay is also a heaven for birdwatchers and connoisseurs of gorgeous beaches. The most famous resort - Punta del Este – is very often referred to as the Monaco of South America because of its sophistication and beauty. Like almost all other countries on the continent, Uruguay has a significant colonial past, which to a large extent has determined its culture, appearance, way of life. The jewel in the colonial crown of Uruguay is the city of Colonia del Sacramento. It has plenty of beautifully preserved colonial-style houses and authentic cobbled streets, which create a very romantic atmosphere.