Posada CampoTinto is a small boutique wine estate in Carmelo, Uruguay. Accommodating only ten guests, the hotel prides itself on a relaxed atmosphere and high standards of service as well as showcasing its award-winning wine and delicious cuisine.
At a Glance
Small luxury hotel on a 24 hectare wine estate
Just four rooms and a glamping tent
Located in the heart of Carmelo's wine region, CampoTinto produces their own wine which you can sample
Complimentary bikes to borrow for exploring the local area
Activities include cycling tours, wine and cheese tastings, tennis and horseback riding
Combines really well with a couple of days in Colonia del Sacramento
To start planning your vacation to Posada CampoTinto
Located on a 24 hectare wine estate, Posada CampoTinto is located five minutes outside Carmelo and offers a luxurious, boutique hotel experience. There are pretty gardens and a swimming pool, an Italian restaurant and an organic vegetable garden. The estate specializes in producing small runs of Tannat wine, and has won various awards over the years.
Spend your days here exploring the estate and neighboring wineries by bicycle, or whiling away the hours beside the pool. Sample cheeses and local meats alongside the small-production wines, or feast on gourmet picnic lunches in the vineyards. Massages are available if this all sounds like too much like hard work, or if you want a bit more adventure, uncover your inner gaucho on a horseback ride.
The main house of the Inn has been carefully restored into four bedrooms - two superior and two suites. Each is decorated in a country style, with white-washed wood panelled walls, floral curtains and a mix of modern and antique furnishings. The superior rooms measure 25 square meters and overlook the San Rocque chapel, whilst the suites measure 34 square meters and have a living area and one has a private terrace. All of the rooms have air-conditioning and WiFi internet.
Posada CampoTinto is a charming property and one where you can really soak up the laid-back pace of life here. The homely style of the property means it feels far more like you are staying with friends than in a hotel.
Restaurant, living room and library. swimming pool and plenty of vineyard activities.
Location & Directions
Posada CampoTinto is located on the outskirts of Carmelo in western Uruguay, on a beautiful wine estate.
When to go
October to April is the ideal time to visit weather wise. The very popular peak summer season from Christmas to mid-February gets booked up well in advance so it's best to plan early.