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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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Best beach in Carmelo

Very nice and quite beach close to the port and downtown. There is a nice restaurant at the beach... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2014
Federico M
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Barcelona
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  • Average26%
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2 May 2018
“A 10 minute bike ride from town...”
13 Jan 2018
“Local beach”
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Av Grito de Asencio y Av. Del Exodo | Costanera al rio, Carmelo 70100, Uruguay
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Reviewed 2 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

Thank Brogan J
Reviewed 13 January 2018

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

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.

Thank millygs
Reviewed 5 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

Thank jwcoolcat
Reviewed 19 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.

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.

Thank Tothita
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