The latest addition to the stylish, statement Vik hotels, Bahia sits along a stretch of white sand (just along from sister-hotel, Playa VIK), on the edge of Uruguay’s small beach town, José Ignacio. Officially opening in January 2015, the 37 room Bahia Vik consists of eleven uniquely designed bungalows tucked into the beach dunes, with one central building around which retreat living revolves. Artist involvement is again an important focus at Bahia, where a wide range of contemporary Uruguayan and international artists collaborated with Alex and Carrie Vik and Marcelo Daglio to create site-specific installations for many spaces.

Quick Facts

Number of Rooms: 37

Room Categories: The 37 suites are spread between Bahia Vik’s main building and a collection of eleven bungalows

Booking Options: Rates include breakfast (from 8am to 11am), in room mini bar, swimming pool, sauna, games room, mountain bikes, kayaks and gym. All the activities and facilities of Estancia Vik are available to our guests at Bahia Vik

Rates: From $575 USD per suite per night (based on double occupancy)

Minimum Stay: No minimum stay

Dates of Operation: Open October to April. Playa Vik closes for the Winter on May 6th, Estancia Vik on March 10th and Bahia Vik on April 21st.

Membership: Virtuoso

Spa Services: Massages (Spa Menu)

Amenities: Swimming pool and spa

Internet: Complimentary wifi throughout the property

Reservations:  +54911 3189 8206 or +598 95 844 445


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Cork, marble, zinc or gold leaf – you choose. Each room is differently, gorgeously, lined at Bahia Vik, the fourth and youngest in the artsy Vik clan… Days are spent munching fresh seafood with quinoa salad, local beef and homemade chocolate ice cream before surfing, paddleboarding and wandering along the beach into José Ignacio, where the bold and beautiful summer.” 

Gabriel O’Rorke writing in Tatler


Guests of all ages are welcome at Bahia Vik. The beach-front bungalows are perfect for families.

Property Location

Getting There: Bahia Vik is accessible via Carrasco International Airport (MVD) just outside Montevideo (1.5 hours by car) or Punta del Este International Airport (30 mins away) which serves private jets.

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