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Located in Recoleta within a short walk of Praxis, Alvear Palace Hotel is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as Teatro Colon. This 192-room, 5-star hotel has private in-room spa tubs along with a full-service spa and an indoor pool. It's in central Buenos Aires and also close to Obelisco and Plaza de Mayo.
Enjoy dining at one of 2 onsite restaurants including La Bourgogne, which specializes in French cuisine. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.
All of Alvear Palace Hotel's 192 rooms are individually decorated and have an array of amenities, including private spa tubs, minibars, and free bottled water. Guests can expect 42-inch LCD TVs with cable channels and DVD players, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Pillowtop beds with Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus ensure a restful night, and bathrooms offer jetted tubs, rainfall showers, hair dryers, and designer toiletries. Other standard amenities include laptop-compatible safes, phones, and desks.
Guests of Alvear Palace Hotel enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Valet parking is USD 50 per day if you plan to drive, or hop aboard the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 105 per vehicle. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a spa tub, a sauna, and free WiFi in public areas.
- Walking distance to Praxis
- Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
Alvear Palace Hotel
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-in time ends at midnight
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Alvear Palace Hotel offers 192 air-conditioned accommodations with private spa tubs and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with jetted bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and complimentary bottled water. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.
- Premium TV channels
- DVD player
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Premium bedding
- Hair dryer
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Designer toiletries
- In-room massage available
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Free toiletries
- Jetted bathtub
- Rainfall showerhead
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Cable TV service
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Private spa tub
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Room service (24 hours)
- Down comforter
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
- Pillowtop mattress
- Pillow menu
- LCD TV
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- In-room climate control (heating)
In addition to a full-service spa, Alvear Palace Hotel features an indoor pool and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 5382 square feet (500 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center, a sauna, and spa services. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a theme park shuttle. Onsite parking is available (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in December 2012.
Alvear Palace Hotel has designated areas for smoking.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 192
- Number of floors - 8
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Coffee shop or café
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Casino shuttle (surcharge)
- Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
- Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
- Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
- Theme park shuttle (surcharge)
- Hair salon
- Computer station
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Designated smoking areas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- Luggage storage
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Meeting rooms 8
- Multilingual staff
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference center
- Snack bar/deli
- Year Built 1932
- Area shuttle (surcharge)
- Number of restaurants - 2
- 24-hour business center
- Conference space size (feet) - 5382
- Conference space size (meters) - 500
- Number of meeting rooms - 10
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Indoor pool
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 4 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.
The spa is open daily. Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 3 years old are not allowed in the spa.
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Prenatal massage
- Thai massage
- Sports massage
- Number of treatment rooms 4
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Thalassotherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Minimum age to access spa is 3
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
Where to Eat
La Bourgogne - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open select days.
L Orangerie - This buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.
Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Nearby Things to Do
An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.
Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, or fitness facility without adult supervision.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Boat tours nearby
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! One child 3 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 110.00 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No pets or service animals allowed
Parking height restrictions apply
- Breakfast fee: USD 30 per person (approximately)
- Airport shuttle fee: USD 105 per vehicle
- Valet parking fee: USD 50 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 110.00 per night
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We should mention
This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 3 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
- No pets or service animals allowed
Awards & Affiliations
- Alvear Palace Hotel is listed in the 2012 Travel + Leisure 500.
- The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.