The official tourism website for the country of Uruguay, Visit Uruguay, has a page featuring one of its major resort areas, Punta del Este.  This website, being sponsored by the government office of tourism, is the most reliable source of tourism information for an area which has many websites dedicated to it.  Hotel listings on the site are divided by region, category and price range and are fully searchable.  The site also has beautiful photos of the area, giving visitors to the site a definite understanding of why Punta del Este is so popular.  Maps of the Punta del Este region are also available. 

Practical information such as Uruguay's entrance requirements, car rental info, transportation help, and dining listings are also found at the site.  Free email updates on specials and travel deals to the area are available for free by registering at the website.  Visit Uruguay is available in Spanish, English, French and Brazilian Portuguese.