Hotels in Buenos Aires
Comfort and luxury are absolute priorities at Buenos Aires hotels. The city’s old world elegance and modern spirit come together in top-rated accommodations across town. Some of the best hotels in Buenos Aires offer fine dining, spa services and high-tech amenities to make your stay as flawless as possible. At Faena Hotel, guests can stay in sprawling suites accented with romantic décor, have afternoon tea at the elegantly-outfitted Library Lounge or enjoy an alfresco dinner at El Mercado restaurant, with a personal experience manager overseeing their entire stay.
In the heart of the beautiful Recoleta neighborhood, Alvear Palace Hotel features a spa and fitness area, a business center, two upscale restaurants and a Cigar Bar, where even non-smokers can treat themselves to a relaxing afternoon with high-quality chocolates and liqueurs. Also in Recoleta, Palacio Duhau-Park Hyatt is a relaxing oasis in the city, with lush gardens and spacious, bright rooms. The hotel even houses an art gallery named Paseo de las Artes, showcasing sculptures and paintings by Argentinian and Latin American artists.
The fluted façade of the loft-style hotel, located two blocks from the Casa Rosada, where Eva Perón gave her famous address, dates to the 1920's-when Argentina embraced Art Deco.
Located in the Monserrat neighborhood, the NH City & Tower hotel is housed in an Art Deco building, just a just a two-minute walk from Plaza de Mayo. Inside, the spacious lobby contains a white marble floor, large white columns, and a high ceiling with stained-glass insets.
On a Sunday afternoon, you’ll have a hard time finding a district more peaceful than Las Cañitas, in the north end of the city near the polo grounds. Saturday night, it’s a different story, as pedigreed Porteños descend on its restaurants and bars en masse.
A 2009 renovation of Buenos Aires’ Algodon Mansion, in the city’s Recoleta neighborhood, upped the ante at the six-story Belle Époque gem. The New York-based owners of Algodon (also the forces behind the Mendoza-based Algodon Wine Estates) spared no expense.
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.