Argentina

Hotels in Argentina

In this diverse country, you’ll find luxurious hotels, rustic estancias (ranch lodges), global brand name hotels and all manner of B&Bs and hostels. Keep in mind that rates at Argentina hotels tend to be highest during the locals' peak vacation months: January, February and July. The Four Seasons Buenos Aires is an upscale Argentina hotel in the Recoleta section of Buenos Aires that has two distinct sections: a 12-story modern tower and a Belle Epoque style mansion with marble columns restored frescoes, gold leaf, and stained glass. Even if you don’t stay here, check out the sumptuous Sunday brunch.

Llao Llao Resort, a vast 1940 Patagonian lodge, is a historic monument, and the ultimate place to stay in Nahuel Huapi National Park. It’s set on a hilltop with gorgeous views of Lake Nahuel Huapi and smaller Lake Moreno, it’s great for hikers in the summer months and skiers in winter. The dining includes both French classics and Patagonian comfort food. You won’t be copping out by going for Park Hyatt Mendoza, the familiar brand-name hotel in the wine country city of Mendoza. The restored Spanish neoclassical hotel, with a colonial-era courtyard, sits conveniently on downtown's Plaza Independencia, and has both a great wine lounge, spa and views of the Andes.

Built in the late 18th century, this former convent was the first boutique hotel in Argentina. Located in the Palermo Soho neighborhood, the hotel has 15 rooms with high ceilings, wood floors set against white linen, and lots of natural light.

This Park Hyatt feels like two hotels in one. The original 23-room mansion, built in 1934 by French architect Leon Dourge, defines Belle Époque elegance with elaborate ironwork, glass chandeliers, and Persian rugs.

Héctor Villalba, a tango legend, restored and transformed this 100-year-old San Telmo mansion into a tango-themed boutique hotel and academy.

If you want to stay in Palermo Viejo but don’t want to break the bank, book a private room or dorm bed here, the best hostel in the neighborhood. You can hang out in the central patio, or in the bar equipped with TV and computer terminals.

Mixing stripped-down wood with vibrant colors and funky artwork, this cool budget hotel occupies an excellent location. It places you at the quiet end of Palermo Viejo, within walking distance—but not earshot—of the city’s greatest concentration of restaurants and bars.

Looking a little more like a Palo Alto startup than a hotel, Pop describes itself as the city’s first “budget boutique.” Whether this is true—or even a good thing—is open to question, but if you like psychedelic decor, and value room features such as iPod docks, one of Pop’s 44 rooms might be fo

Chic, minimalist guestrooms with flat-screen TVs, queen beds and balconies await in this couple-run B&B. It places you in Villa Crespo, an up-and-coming neighborhood that’s close to ultra-hip Palermo Viejo. There’s a sweet patio for summer beers, and a living room stocked with books.

The beds are a wee bit creaky and the guestrooms a wee bit spartan, but many of this hotel’s 50 rooms overlook a lovely inner courtyard, and others have balconies with views down Avenida de Mayo.

It won’t win any design awards or get short- or hot- or top-listed by any glossy travel mags, but Tiana is just the ticket if you’re looking for a pleasant, no-drama stay in the heart of San Telmo.

The location of this property is just about perfect; a number of top-notch restaurants and bars sit within a one-block radius, and San Telmo Market and Plaza Dorrego are just a short stroll south.

This terrific boutique hotel get its name from its stained-glass skylight, one of several features retained from the original 1898 property which has otherwise been completely modernized.

With its flawlessly restored stone-and-tile exterior (the building is an Art Deco construction from 1929), the Moreno will have you at the architectural equivalent of hello.

Arty and stylish but also friendly and unpretentious, this mid-range boutique hotel captures the spirit of San Telmo better than most.

Space. You need it; this terrific aparthotel has it. A Premium apartment gives you and yours 84 square meters in which to spread out and, when it comes to it, as it always does, fall out.

This family-friendly aparthotel places you on the west side of San Telmo, just a 10-minute stroll from Plaza Dorrego. Choose from 15 spacious condo units, each equipped with everything you need to be self-sufficient.