Carrasco, Montevideo, Uruguay. ..A view of Hotel Carrasco at sunset. Located in Carrasco, a residential neighborhood of Montevideo, this was once, a hot spot of high class social gatherings. In old images of the city, you can see this place full of old, black Ford T's and women and men s trolling around the plaza with umbrellas to protect from the sun. More recently a project was awarded to a third party to renovate and relaunch the hotel and casino, expected to be back in business sometime in the following years.