Alvear Palace Hotel

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Indoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Indoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Indoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvets, pillow-top beds

Overview of Alvear Palace Hotel

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Alvear Palace Hotel

5.0 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
Avenida Alvear 1891, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, 1129

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBrazilian Embassy9 min walk
  • Popular LocationMuseo de Arte Hispanoamericano Isaac Fernandez Blanco12 min walk
  • Popular LocationFaculty of Medicine - UBA4 min drive
  • AirportBuenos Aires (EZE-Ministro Pistarini Intl.)42 min drive

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About this area

Buenos Aires

Alvear Palace Hotel is located in Recoleta, a neighbourhood in Buenos Aires, and is near the airport and near a metro station. Teatro Colon and Latin American Art Museum of Buenos Aires are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Patio Bullrich and Florida Street. Travelling with kids? Consider 9 de Julio Avenue, or check out an event or a game at Luna Park. Practise your golf swing with lessons and a golf course nearby, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as hiking/biking trails. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Plaza Francia - 4 min walk
  • Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes - 7 min walk
  • Brazilian Embassy - 9 min walk
  • Museo de Arte Hispanoamericano Isaac Fernandez Blanco - 12 min walk
  • Faculty of Medicine - UBA - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Buenos Aires Saldias Station - 3 min drive
  • Las Heras Station - 13 min walk
  • Buenos Aires (EZE-Ministro Pistarini Intl.) - 42 min drive

Restaurants

  • El Sanjuanino - 3 min walk
  • Fervor - 3 min walk
  • Sottovoce - 3 min walk
  • Mi Barrio Hamburguesería - 4 min walk
  • Tarquino - 4 min walk

About this property

Alvear Palace Hotel

Family-friendly Buenos Aires hotel in Recoleta, near Plaza Francia
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has a full-service spa and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a fitness centre and a poolside bar.
Alvear Palace Hotel offers 207 accommodations with indoor private hot tubs and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down duvets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a jetted bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with dressing gowns, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access (speed: 100+ Mbps (good for 1–2 people or up to 6 devices)). Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and complimentary bottles of water. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The on-site spa has 4 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. 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. Guests under 3 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World and Historic Hotels of the World.

Languages

English, French, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • In-room WiFi speed: 100+ Mbps (good for 1–2 people or up to 6 devices)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Secured covered valet parking on site (USD 50 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Secured covered extended parking on site (USD 40 per night)
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking
  • Free off-site parking
  • Street parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service
  • Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: USD 35 for adults and USD 35 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Restaurants on site

  • Alvear Grill
  • L Orangerie

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Wine-tasting room
  • Winery release events

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre (5382 square feet of space)
  • Coworking spaces
  • Meeting rooms - 6

Outdoors

  • Lifeguards on site
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Rooftop terrace

Spa

  • 4 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub
  • Thalassotherapy
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Couples dining
  • Renovated entire property – January 2018
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down duvet
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Jetted bath
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Mobile key entry
  • Phone
  • Private indoor hot tub
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
1 child, up to the age of 12 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots are available on request at the property

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.50 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
  • The 21% national VAT (value-added tax) is not included in the price, and may be charged at the property upon checkout for all residents of Argentina. Travellers on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport and pay for the services rendered with a non-Argentine credit card or via bank transfer from another country. This tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days. In the case of cancelled bookings, the cancellation penalties paid by the traveller will also be subject to the national VAT (21%).

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Fee for continental breakfast: USD 35 for adults and USD 35 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 105 per vehicle
  • Valet parking fee: USD 50 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Covered extended parking fee: USD 40 per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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
Parking height restrictions apply
Guests under 3 years old are not allowed in the spa
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Alvear Palace
Alvear Palace Buenos Aires
Alvear Palace Hotel-Leading Hotels World Buenos Aires
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Alvear Palace Hotel-Leading World Buenos Aires
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Alvear Palace Hotel Buenos Aires
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Alvear Palace Hotel Leading Hotels of the World

Frequently asked questions

Does Alvear Palace Hotel have a pool?

Yes, this property has an indoor pool.

How much does it cost to stay at ?

As of 17 Aug 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at on 18 Aug 2022 start from AU$762.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Alvear Palace Hotel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Alvear Palace Hotel?

Valet parking is available for USD 50 per day. Extended parking is available for USD 40 per night. There is free parking nearby.

What time is check-in at Alvear Palace Hotel?

Check-in is from 3 PM - anytime. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).

What time is check-out at Alvear Palace Hotel?

Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).

Does Alvear Palace Hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 105 per vehicle applies.

Where is Alvear Palace Hotel located?

This family-friendly Buenos Aires hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Plaza Francia and Patio Bullrich. Plaza San Martin and Florida Street are also within 1 mi (2 km). Las Heras Station is 13 minutes by foot and Callao Station (Cordoba Av) is 19 minutes.

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 429 out of 528 reviews
5 - Excellent 81%
Rating 4 - Good. 66 out of 528 reviews
4 - Good 13%
Rating 3 - Okay. 26 out of 528 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 528 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 528 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.6/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
This hotel cannot was beat. It rivals the Penninsula in Beverly Hills. The service is excellent and the hotel is beautiful. I arrived very early and they let me have my room at 10 am with an upgrade at no extra cost. The spa was great and I recommend the rooftop patio for drinks. Awesome view!
Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Alvear is the place to stay in Buenos Aires! Beautiful hotel, wonderful food, great bar options! Impeccable service!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

2/5 Poor

Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
Staff are not particularly welcoming. They do their job without any enthusiasm Breakfast is low to medium average. The property is super 5 star but the staff and food I are not
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The concierge staff makes this hotel. The are available and kind. The check in staff and housekeeping were also excellent. The restaurant varies considerably.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay
A great hotel with great service
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excelente hotel en Buenos Aireas, magnifica la atención y el dormitorio. La cama y las sábanas un verdadero placer. El hotel es impactante por su belleza.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent hotel! Good service & knowledgeable & reliable staff. Every aspect of the hotel is well maintained & up to date. Very nice neighborhood.
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful old world style hotel in a lovely area of Buenos Aires.
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2022