Eco Container Apartments, José Ignacio, Uruguay
Currently offering an incredible rate for weekend stays. Reserve Friday to Sunday for $160. Option to have meals prepared for you on the fogon for $25. Meal includes fresh local fish prepared over the fire.
Ditch the mega-resorts of Punte Del Este for a stay in one of four chic and eco-friendly apartments constructed out of shipping containers, just two blocks from an unspoiled beach. Eco Container Apartments, a hip alternative to a hotel in Uruguay, offer guests a relaxing accomodation that’s filled with modern style and off-beat charm.
Located in an prime area in José Ignacio.The 2-story property offers simple luxury and chic details in every room. Each apartment is made up of a double bedroom, living room, kitchen, and bathroom (perfect for couples or small families) and furnished with 50s and 60s furniture collected by the owner. Each apartment has a private deck that offers amazing views of the forest, ocean, and garden.
Outside is a self-sustaining garden,organic herb garden , dining area, parilla (barbecue), jacuzzi, and firepit for cooking. In keeping with the green-friendly ethos, each room in the Eco Container Apartments is lit by low-energy LED lights and a solar heater is used to warm up water.
There’s plenty to do around the property and the owner can help arrange for activities such as fishing ,horseback riding, mountain biking, kite surfing, tennis,surfing and golf instruction. Bicycles and kayaks are available on-site.