Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all regular services and hours may be subject to change. Thus, if the idea is to spend the night in the public area, consider a plan B in case the stay inside the airport is only allowed for those who are close to boarding.
Spending the night at the airport
Although Montevideo airport is small, it is a quiet place where to spend the night if you do not want to go to a hotel. The place can get pretty chilly at night, so have something warm handy.
Where to rest: The terminal is generally comfortable, with plenty of padded benches. The third-floor terrace is a secluded spot where you can have more privacy. There is also a VIP lounge that is open 24 hours a day and has more amenities. As for hotels, there are several options in the surroundings.
Baggage: The information desk operates a left luggage service around the clock.
Eating and drinking: There are two coffee shops and a fast-food outlet that remain open throughout the night.
Restrooms: Showers only inside the VIP lounges, but not in the public toilets.
Wi-Fi: Free and unlimited.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, currency exchange bureaus, baby changing facilities, children's playground.
There are several hotels near the airport, and a greater offer in the city centre.
Hampton by Hilton Montevideo Carrasco (1.7 km/1.1 miles)
Aeropuerto Bed&Breakfast Bushido (2.4 km/1.5 miles)
Bidieen Inn Uruguay (2.8 km/1.7 miles)
Hotel Lago Carrasco (3.5 km/2.2 miles)
Hotel Bahamas (3.9 km/2.4 miles)