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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Buenos Aires hotel in Recoleta, near Teatro Colon

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Location

This family-friendly Buenos Aires hotel is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of San Martin Square, Teatro Colon, and Plaza San Martin. Obelisco and Torre de los Ingleses are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

This hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club, and a coffee shop/café.

Room Amenities

All 192 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy upscale touches like private spa tubs and jetted tubs, along with Frette Italian sheets and pillow menus for a bit of added comfort.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Alvear Palace Hotel features an indoor pool and a health club. 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 spa tub, a sauna, and spa services. For a surcharge, the property provides a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours) and a beach 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 business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5382 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 500 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 192 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1932 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Washer/dryer  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Bidet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Down comforter 
  • DVD player 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Phone 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Private spa tub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Turndown service 
  • Video-game console 
  • Washer/dryer 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

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.

Nearby Things to Do

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

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 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 4 treatment rooms. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and sports 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 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 3 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Thalassotherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at Midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: 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
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Alvear Palace
  • Alvear Palace Buenos Aires
  • Alvear Palace Hotel
  • Alvear Palace Hotel Buenos Aires
  • Hotel Alvear Palace

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours 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.

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.

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