Holidays to Montevideo

Vibrant, eclectic, and with a rich culture, Montevideo is all at once beachside luxury and cosmopolitan grunge. With art deco and neoclassical buildings in the historic downtown district, modern high-rises and posh beach communities in the southeast, and a vibrant theater and arts scene, Montevideo is like Uruguay's Copacabana.

Photos from other travellers

How to get to Montevideo

Here's what you need to know about getting to Montevideo. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Montevideo takes 15 hours, 5 minutes.

When to go to Montevideo

Typical Holiday Price

£788 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Montevideo varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Montevideo.

Where to stay in Montevideo

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Montevideo, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Montevideo | FlickrPlaza Independencia
Plaza Independencia
Steve DeAngelo | Trip by SkyscannerTeatro Solís
Teatro Solís
a.canti | FlickrPalacio Legislativo
Palacio Legislativo
jikatu | FlickrPunta Carretas Shopping
Punta Carretas Shopping
Yellonero | Trip by SkyscannerRambla Mahatma Gandhi
Rambla Mahatma Gandhi
Avodrocc | FlickrPalacio Salvo
Palacio Salvo
Antoine Hubert | FlickrPuerta de la Ciudadela
Puerta de la Ciudadela
Yellonero | Trip by SkyscannerPlaza Zabala
Plaza Zabala
jikatu | FlickrFeria Villa Biarritz
Feria Villa Biarritz

Reviews of Montevideo

Andres Harreguy
Andres Harreguy

Uruguay is a místic pacific and nice place to stay . You will love your visit as I do ! I hope you can decide to travel here and visit all the intercostal and get ready to open your mind .

Navneet Agarwal
Navneet Agarwal

I was there for approx 19 months, good time there in carnival, outdoor, best for people who look forward for peace, green. quite expensive, but few places like Colonia, punta del este, cabo polonia are worth visiting.

Angélica Zignani
Angélica ZignaniSao Jose Do Rio Preto

Whats a beautiful Place and interesting monument. If you stay around take this visit.

Leigh Virkus
Leigh VirkusPittsford

This is the capital, a port city and the largest city in Uruguay. There is a laid back vibe with nice colonial architecture. We were there on a Sunday so the stores were not open but there is a very large street market that was very colorful. Watch out for pickpockets at the market!

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