The Alvear Palace Hotel is located in Recoleta, Buenos Aires’ most exclusive neighborhood. This world-class hotel has gained international fame due to its unique architectural style and elegant dècor. The rich history of the palace is reflected in its rooms and guests are treated to an unbeatable ambience.
OK, one of us really wanted to stay there. I was actually not one of those. BUT while the rooms and decor are a bit fussy, our two bedroom suite was just exactly the thing for four travelers. And omg the service. Just think about it and it happened! I will dream about the breakfasts forever. The lobby bar was our hang out spot. Lively, fun, all of BA seemed to pass through. Tea was wonderful!!!! It was a busy vibrant place. And, can I say: the best concierges in the world! Especially Esperanza...hilarious, a shopping guide who was out of this world, etc. All were great. Lastly, the Champagne bar. Oh! I wanted to take photos in daylight but each time it was locked or in use for something . Sad, because I was in love with it. Even if I had one glass too many and....broke my champagne glass....Read More
Aug 02, 2011
had been there on previous visit so knew what to expect
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