Posada El Balcon Del Abra

Uruguayan Countryside, Uruguay

At a Glance

  • Escape the hustle and bustle and experience authentic rural life at this family run property in Uruguay’s beautiful countryside - the perfect place for relaxation and rest

  • The owners, Ursula and Diego, will welcome you with open arms and their hospitality and the relaxed atmosphere is what makes staying here such a memorable experience

  • Ursula has impeccable taste and the delightful guestrooms are spacious and immaculate, the entire property is tastefully furnished with lots of personal homely touches and you’ll get to know the many friendly animals the owners keep as pets

  • There is plenty to do in the area; horse riding, canoeing, cycling, hiking, swimming or just hanging out on the terrace and reading a good book

  • The food is outstanding and derived from local produce, the breakfast spread is very generous and if you’re in luck you’ll experience a traditional Uruguayan asado (barbecue)…the regional wines are delicious too!

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Best time to Visit

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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 best to plan early.

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Explore beautiful, rural Uruguay whilst staying at this simple but charming posada in the Province of Lavelleja.

This charming posada is located in the beautiful countryside of Lavalleja near the small town of Mariscala. Surrounded by amazing landscapes, El Balcon del Abra is a truly special Uruguayan posada. With only five rooms, you are guaranteed excellent and very personal service - it is almost like being welcomed into somebody's home. Enjoy the delicious, homemade food using organic products from the orchard. There are plenty of activities on offer including horse riding, hiking, bird watching and visiting nearby estancias. For those who wish to relax, there is a large "Biotop" ecological pool and massages are available on request.

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Holiday Ideas

  • Uruguay Uncovered

    Col del Sacramento, Carmelo, Montevideo, Quebrada de los Cuervos, Rocha, Jose Ignacio

    from £4300 pp inc flights & transfers for 16 nights

    • Cruise along winding roads and uncover the best of what Uruguay has to offer on this relaxed all-encompassing trip
    • Get your fix of history and culture in the colourful capital Montevideo and explore the quaint cobblestoned UNESCO world heritage site of Colonia del Sacramento
    • Discover Uruguay’s rural wilderness; stay at traditional estancia’s, enjoy wholesome outdoor activities such as horse-riding and enjoy spectacular sunsets

Location & directions

Uruguayan Countryside, Uruguay

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