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Alvear Palace Hotel

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At a Glance

    Pros

  • gorgeously appointed rooms
  • the beautiful spa features therapeutic wave pools, a sauna, and steam rooms

    Cons

  • bathrooms are on the small side, owing to the building's age
  • one of the country's most expensive hotels

Alvear Palace Hotel Review

The Alvear Palace has been the standard-bearer for upscale sophistication since 1932, and is undoubtedly the shining star of Buenos Aires' hotel offerings; scores of dignitaries, celebrities, and VIPs have passed through its doors over the years, and they keep coming back for the world-class service and atmosphere. Gorgeously decorated rooms feature silky-smooth carpets, thick curtains made from European fabrics, and featherbeds with Egyptian-cotton linens. Each room receives the services of a personal butler, who will unpack your bags, press your wrinkled clothes, and basically tend to your every need. The lunch buffet at L'Orangerie is out of this world, and the superchic French restaurant, La Bourgogne, is one of the city's best.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Alvear 1891, Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires 1129 | Map It
  • Phone: 11/4808–2100; 11/4804–7777; 800/448–8355 in U.S.
  • Website:
  • Location: Recoleta

    Hotel Details

  • 91 rooms, 100 suites.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 12-20-2011

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