It’s hard to explain what happens there. Once entering Casapueblo there is an special air, pure, a mixture of wind and sea.
Located in the center of Punta Ballena, facing west, this imposing building is so exotic and gorgeous. Casapueblo was created by the versatile Uruguayan artist Carlos Paez Vilaro, who thought it as his place in the world, his great masterpiece.
The style of construction, is identified with a modeled architecture, inspired by the ovenbird and the country man that uses the adobe bricks to build their house. It also has great influence in the Mediterranean with the white color as the main protagonist.
Become a symbol of Punta del Este resort, the Club Hotel and Spa Casapueblo has 12 rooms and 56 apartments, fully equipped and with terrace. Every apartment is different, having a name and particular decoration, but from any of them you can appreciate the unparalleled view of the peninsula and the magnificent sunsets.
It has two pools, multiple viewpoints, and an excellent restaurant, where you can enjoy delicious drinks in the evening or an upscale menu viewing moonlight. Besides, the spa and plenty of recreational activities enables the tourist to enjoy a holiday of true relax.
In the center of this monumental building is located the museum-workshop, given by its creator, artist Paez Vilaro, displaying much of his work conducted in several countries over the past 50 years.
It’s open 365 days a year and visited by thousands of tourists from around the world. Over the years, the Museum Workshop has encouraged cultural activity in the region, making all kinds of art-related activities and culture, and were visited by artists, sculptors and various personalities from the art world.
A must seen for lovers of art and architecture. Casapueblo becomes a place where you can watch one of the most beautiful sunsets in South America. A sight to enjoy.