Playa Vik José Ignacio

Calle Los Cisnes y Los Horneros, Faro José Ignacio, Uruguay


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Striking contemporary seafront complex with four suites and six two- or three-bedroom pavilions—ideal for families—near the strikingly beautiful Atlantic beach town of José Ignacio. Bold but comfortable with teak floors, leather area rug, white walls, velvet sofa, magnificent desk and striking photographs. Dramatic bath, clad in sheets of aluminum riveted together like an old airplane, provides rainfall shower, a large Boffi bath and double vanities. Spectacular lap pool is cantilevered over an expanse of lawn, and museum-quality modern art is displayed in the sculpture pavilion. Adequate but pricey restaurant; also a small spa, a workout room, sauna, games room and sunken barbecue pit.

From the Hideaway Report

June 2012 Hideaway Report

At a dinner party in Buenos Aires prior to our departure for Uruguay, the first thing the other guests wanted to know was whether we were staying at one or both of Alex Vik’s new hotels, the seaside Playa Vik José Ignacio and the eques-trian-oriented Estancia Vik José Ignacio, about 12 miles inland. (A Norwegian-Uruguayan Internet tycoon, Vik is now based in Greenwich, Connecticut.) “They’re very expensive bu ...

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Suite, from $1,600 for two people. Casa, from $1,700 for four people. 

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Beach Access
Bedside Reading Lamp
Fitness Center
Fly Fishing
Game Room
Grand Award Winners 2013
Horseback Riding
Outdoor Swimming Pool, Heated
Sightseeing Tours
Tennis Courts


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