Alvear Palace Hotel

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16 expert recommendations


Afar Magazine

The Alvear Palace is a Buenos Aires landmark. Full review →


Andrew Harper 96.0

Atmospheric Old World hotel situated in the heart of the fashionable Recoleta district near many of the city’s best restaurants and shops. Full review →



Privately-owned luxury hotel in Recoleta where the focus is more on regal afternoon high tea than minimal design and IPod docks.



At the Alvear Palace—widely considered the top hotel in South America—it's still possible to feel as rich, as they used to say, as an Argentine.

Be sure to have a tipple in the magnificent Lobby Bar.

Condé Nast Traveler 97.0

It's "class all the way" at this "old-world Belle Époque landmark" with soaring ceilings, crystal chandeliers, and Corinthian columns near Recoleta Cemetery. Full review →


DK Eyewitness

The Alvear Palace... is widely regarded as the best hotel in Buenos Aires.


Fodor's Tick Choice

The Alvear Palace has been the standard-bearer for upscale sophistication since 1932, and is undoubtedly the shining star of Buenos Aires' hotel offerings. Full review →


Forbes Travel Guide 92

Alvear Palace Hotel is the gilded grand dame of the ritzy Recoleta district in Buenos Aires. Full review →


Frommer's 33

Among the world's top hotels, this gilded classical confection of marble and bronze combines Empire- and Louis XV-style furniture with exquisite French decorative arts. Full review →


Gayot 48

Elegant European luxury adorns high-end rooms in one of the city's most historic neighborhoods. Full review →


Lonely Planet

Ask any local to name the classiest, most traditional hotel in Buenos Aires, and they’ll surely name the Alvear Palace. Full review →


Rough Guide

Once the choice of wealthy landowners and now the favourite of politicians and royalty, the Alvear is still BA’s luxury hotel par excellence, despite the trendy new upstarts.


Star Service Tick 5

A long-standing social pillar in this tony neighborhood of smart shops and embassies, this establishment continues as the choice for visiting heads of state Full review →

Request one of these units or one of the corner rooms on any floor, especially those that face Alvear Avenue and Ayacucho Street.

The Telegraph 8.0

Breakfast butlers don white gloves and pour coffee into gilded cups while you gaze up at soaring ceilings adorned with crystal chandeliers Full review →


Time Out

The Alvear, which fills half a block of BA's most exclusive street, Avenida Alvear, reeks of old-school class, and it's perhaps the grandest hotel in all of the capital. Full review →


Travel + Leisure

Service remains top-notch: a bilingual butler assists guests with everything from unpacking and ironing to drawing a bath. Full review →

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Alvear Palace Hotel

5 Star Hotel alvearpalace.com

Av. Alvear 1891, Buenos Aires 1129AAA, Argentina

Contact 011 4808-2100
  • Fitness Center
  • Multilingual
  • Business Center
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Spa
  • Conferences
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Accessible

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