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Ruta Nacional No 12 | Cumbres Art and Spa, Punta Ballena, Maldonado, Uruguay
(59842) 578-689
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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Saint-Lazare, Quebec, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

For a very special treat, don't miss Las Cumbres. The high tea is absolutely wonderful and the setting beautiful beyond words.

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Sarasota, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Visiting good friends in Punta who took us to this fabulous restaurant. The setting is superb with almost 360 degree views of water and the surrounding area. When you have this type of setting you don't always get great food but this time the entire package was wonderful. From wine to food to service everything was top notch and we... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Usually this is an amazing place. Very unique property with amazing views. This time the wait staff just couldn't seem to get anything right and everything took agonizingly long amounts of time. As I usually love this place, I will return, but a repeat would make me take my business elsewhere

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HotelLasCumbres, Director General at Las Cumbres, responded to this review

Dear Mr, First of all, let me tell you that we truly appreciate your feedback here in Tripadvisor. We really think that this website is a wonderful way to be in constant touch with the opinions of our guests. Regarding your review, we can only tell you that clearly this description does not reflects the service that we accostume to... More 

Redondo Beach, California
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107 reviews 107 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

We took the drive up the windy mountain to experience tea time and the sunset views from Las Cumbres. The experience was phenomenal and well worth our time. The setting is shabby chic, very elegant and yet comfortable and casual at the same time. The food was very good and service exceptional...however our favorite thing...the view, it was breathtaking of... More 

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Nassau, New Providence Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

I showed up at Las Cumbres without a dinner reservation, only to find out that they were closed that evening for a huge wedding party. The staff were incredibly accommodating and found a place to set up a table for me. My meal was excellent, I'm sure it was the same as what the wedding guests had! This place is... More 

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HotelLasCumbres, Front Desk at Las Cumbres, responded to this review

Dear "CK", First of all, thank you for giving your review here in tripadvisor! Weddings in Las Cumbres are very common and as you may have seen they demand our full attention to make sure that all the details are checked in order to provide an exceptional service in this special day. Therefore, it is important to make restaurant reservations... More 

Brussels, Belgium
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67 reviews 67 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I went there for a tea and enjoy the panoramic view on both the laguna and the sea, which is the case. The view is amazing. The service was very kind and professional but the food was average. The tea itself was great, especially the herbal tea. But the pastries and salt meals came all togother so the salt meals... More 

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HotelLasCumbres, Director General at Las Cumbres, responded to this review

Dear Françoise, Thanks for your review in tripadvisor! We really appreciate this feedback since our main purpose in tripadvisor is to be in constant touch with the opinions of our guests. That being said, regarding your review, we can only tell you that clearly this description does not reflects our tea service so we hope you accept our most sincere... More 

brasil
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56 reviews 56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

It is a beatiful place to go The restaurant is excellent The hotel is five stars Sofisticated and private place It is my favorite view in Punta

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HotelLasCumbres, Front Desk at Las Cumbres, responded to this review

Dear "C01", Thank you for your review in tripadvisor! It is such a pleasure to receive a comment with "Special place" as the title, that shows that our main goal has been achieved. Moreover, we really appreciate the comments and the high grade given. Look forward to receiving you in another opportunity! Happy New Year in advance!! Kind regards, Amparo... More 

Montevideo, Uruguay
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

The restaurant belongs to the hotel of the same name, one of Uruguay's best-kept secrets. The food is very good and served in an attractive way. The service is usually very good. The place is nice in a shabby-chic way. But what really makes the place is the breath-taking view. That alone is well-worth the visit and the (rather costly)... More 

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Punta del Este, Maldonado, Uruguay
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187 reviews 187 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Located on top of a hill by the seaside, this restaurant (part of a five star hotel by the same name) offers spectacular 360 degree view of the ocean, hills and countryside around it. Coincidentally the food as good as the view. They wont let you in without a reservation, so call to book in advance.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Really enjoyed my lunch at Las Cumbres. The service was attentive, the setting beautiful, the food was classically excellent and the Uruguayan wines are superb (especially the Tanat). I enjoyed a late lunch in March and finished the meal with coffee and dessert on the terrace. I live in Punta for six months a year and consider this to be... More 

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Address: Ruta Nacional No 12 | Cumbres Art and Spa, Punta Ballena, Maldonado, Uruguay
Phone Number: (59842) 578-689
Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Maldonado  >  Punta Ballena
Cuisine: Contemporary

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