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Nice beach

Very nice river beach, with many trees, big parking lot and some places to buy food and drink. In... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2019
Cristian0S
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Joinville, SC
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Great place to cool off

Great stop on a very hot day. We swam in the river which was lovely and warm (if a bit brown with... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
millygs
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Av Grito de Asencio y Av. Del Exodo | Costanera al rio, Carmelo 70100, Uruguay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Carmelo is the hidden gem from Uruguay and this beach says it all, slow paced, river front, many trees in the sand and birds flying around, i cycled there and meditated under a tree, the water is clean and being a river that feels like...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Romina F
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

Very nice river beach, with many trees, big parking lot and some places to buy food and drink. In winter is just a place to visit, but I believe that it’s quite crowded in Summer.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cristian0S
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I had a spare day in Carmelo and decided to rent a bike and ride over to Playa Sere for the morning. It's an easy ride, barely 15 minutes, and the beach is never really busy because the town is so small. There's a long...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Just a few minutes from town, this is a lovely relaxing beach right on the Rio Plata. Beautiful and tranquil

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank LisaGilpin
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Great stop on a very hot day. We swam in the river which was lovely and warm (if a bit brown with river sediment). A few beach bars around. Great if you don't expect a typical beach resort but want a Uruguayan experience.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank millygs
Reviewed 6 January 2015

We stayed just one night in Carmelo but we loved the spiffy little ranch style addition across the street from the big hotel and casino in Playa Sera. Playa Sere hotel. They are run by the same folks, our check-in information and passport pictures were...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank jwcoolcat
Reviewed 20 February 2014

Very nice and quite beach close to the port and downtown. There is a nice restaurant at the beach DAgostina with reasonable prices and very good food. There was a noisy event during the weekend but on MOnday...it was excellent.

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Federico M
Reviewed 31 January 2013

Wonderful beach away from the crowds. Lively, with lots of trees an places in both the shade and the sun. Beachside restaurants, camping spaces. Great place to read a book, relax, and have a picnic.

Date of experience: January 2013
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