Peter Wirth combines Swiss and Italian hospitality with unique Uruguayan charm to make you feel at home in Salto.
Once built by a wealthy landowner madly in love with a ballerina from Buenos Aires, our Casa is the most heart-warming place to rest and enjoy the colonial flair of this well preserved mansion in the center of the old heritage town of Salto in Northern Uruguay where Italian hero Giuseppe Garibaldi faught and won his first independence battle.
CASA WIRTH (5 bedrooms, each with bathroom)
We offer the choice of either renting individually one or two double bedrooms, each one with a bathroom, or if you want more privacy, the whole Casa is available, it includes five double bedrooms each one with a bathroom. The house has a sun terrace with views of Argentina and a garden patio to quietly enjoy or to have a great asado evening. In addition there is a well equipped kitchen that you can freely use. WIFI is available everywhere and there is a warm fireplace (we call "quematutti") to sit next to, The living/dining room and the garden patio or the large sun terrace give you the chance to read a book, get a tan or to plan your next day. If you want to swim in the large pool put your bathing suite on and take a good swim and enjoy the fresh waters during the hot Summer months.
Privacy is very important to us - we want you to feel at home. Our staff Abel and Veronica are available during your stay to prepare you breakfast as well as to make up your room. If you need special attention like washing or ironing clothes just ask for it. Furthermore we can prepare meals of all kinds. You can access the lounge, the large garden as well as the main kitchen and cook for yourself. A garage space for your car is also available on request.
THE GARDEN & THE PATIO
Escape here from the busy rest of the world and relax in our big garden or on the terrace, recline on a deck chair, taste a delicious passion fruit from our trees and breathe the fresh fragrance of the orchids and red roses.
Casa Wirth provides the perfect location to explore the old city of Salto by walking through the historic center and visits it's museums. Dive into the exciting 250 year old history of the city and get to know true Uruguayan life.
Walk around freely or let us arrange a tour through Salto and tell you more about the unique spots along the Rio Uruguay. Then there is some interesting night life and a few good restaurants.
Nearby there is a fitness center free of charge for guests at Casa Wirth. Just ask Peter or Veronica, If you stay longer we can arrange for you a daily membership at the local 'exclusive' Club Remeros. In case you want to try your luck at Black Jack you can walk a few blocks to the Grand Casino Salto.
Mi Casa es Tu Casa at Casa Wirth !
Calle Sarandí 246 between Varela and Rivera