The idea for this site emerged when Ernesto Friolín Gesell, brother of the founder of
(Carlos Gesell) and owner of the land where today Dunamar stands, resolved to plant these inhospitable dunes with the help of his wife in order to build some houses in the future.
The enterprise was successful and they soon attracted investors who became owners when the lands were divided into lots and sold.
This action implied that Ernesto Friolín Gesell became one of the most memorable citizens of Dunamar. That is why the bridge that crosses the creek today towards Claromecó, as well as the main avenue in Dunamar, has been named after him.
In the last few years, this small spot called Dunamar experienced a significant growth, evidenced both in its buildings, the number of visitors and the services it offers. All kinds of stores were settled in the area.
Its recreation area, called Barlovento
, is one of the must visit sites at this small seaside resort that is starting to have a life of its own. Day after day, it is recommended by all visitors. Dunamar, a location worth visiting next to Claromecó.