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Buena Vista Valizas

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A small Hostel 60 meters from the sea and 8 kilometers from Cabo Polonio
A house made with reused materials, powerd by Solar Energy
We have 4 bedrooms, two double, 1 for 3 guest and 1 for 8
Barra de Valizas: a beautiful and unique fishing village on the coast of Rocha in Uruguay. Uruguay is getting more and more famous as a travel destination in South America
his unique village, with a high 'relaxing atmosphere' offers multiple ways to relax or undertake activities:

Climb the sand dunes and go sand boardingButton
Do some surf or kitesurf at the sea.
Take a tour to Cabo Polonio or a Valizas Expedition with our local tour operator
Undertake a cabalgatas tour by horseback, through the dunes and the beautiful surroundings
Rent a bike and discover desolated beaches or the country side.
Go bird watching or whale watching.
Enjoy nice live music at night at the bars, drink a local licor de butía: made of the local palm tree fruit and there you go
Go for a nice day of sea fishing or pick your own fish directly from the local fishermen


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • BBQ
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included



Traveler Reviews

“Dirty and disrespectful service”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on February 05, 2018

My girlfriend and I reserve the place for 3 nights. We arrived at a relatively late hour. The sheets were dirty, used and full of hair, and there was a smell of sweat, the toilet had cockroaches and...

“Loved loved loved it!”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on December 02, 2016

When I arrived at this place I was in shock. This was the place I dreamed about so many times and there it was! Peter Pan meets beach paradise. I was so ecstatically happy I ran around making photos...

“Un lieu très agréable”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on August 07, 2019

Valizas est un petit village sur les bords de l'Atlantique, il se situ à quelques kilométrés de la Paloma . Ce restaurant est a l'entrée du village. Ce n'est pas un hôtel, il est récent, simple, mais...


During high season, busses can get cramped and full. It's good to book your trip at least one day in advance. If you need some help to book your ticket, contact us and we make a reservation for you. The main bus station where busses leave in Montevideo is Tres Cruces. You can consult the prices and timetables on their website. The bus trip takes about 4 to 5 hours from Montevideo. The fastest connection is with the bus company COT. Hop off in Castillos and take a taxi from there to Valizas (330 pesos). It's a bit more expensive but it saves you a lot of time.

From Barra de Valizas there are bus services to Cabo Polonio (15 minutes), La Pedrera (40 minutes), La Paloma (50 minutes) and Rocha (1hr). There are also busses running to Punta del Diablo (50 minutes) and Chuy (1hr).

If you really want to travel independently, and especially during low season when less busses are running, a car rental is the best option. Discounts are applicable when paying with a credit card, a law of the governement to promote tourism in Uruguay makes this possible. Contact me


we charge 50% of the total value of the booking to confirm the reservation, you can pay with your credit card or by a paypal order of payment if you not pay in one week since you make the booking we cancel

we charge 50% of the total value of the booking to confirm the reservation, you can pay with your credit card or by a paypal order of payment