One of the most elegant and refined hotels in Argentina

The Alvear Palace in Buenos Aires is for those looking for an Argentinian holiday with a touch of class. The magnificent architecture and decoration of this 5-star hotel put it in a class of its own as one of the most luxurious and elegant hotels in the world. Combining European elegance and cutting-edge technology, it also offers an impeccable personalised service.

The Alvear Palace Hotel is located in the most affluent area in Buenos Aires, Recoleta, which is surrounded by the best restaurants, antique shops, boutiques and cultural centres, and if you are looking for a luxury holiday to Argentina, the Alvear Palace is an excellent choice.

The Alvear Palace Hotel was built in 1932 and offers traditional hospitality combined with the most up-to-date facilities. The hotel has 197 deluxe rooms and suites decorated in a classical French style. The Alvear Palace was named an Historical Monument by the City of Buenos Aires in 2003. Moreover, international media has voted the hotel amongst the 20 best in the world, confirming its place as one of the most recognisable and award-winning hotels in Latin America. The essence of the Alvear Palace - its history and elegance, along with its caring and dedicated staff - guarantee a remarkable 5* experience for every visitor to this fabulous hotel.


  • The Alvear Palace Hotel is one of the most elegant 5* hotels in Buenos Aires
  • Located in the fashionable district of Recoleta
  • Top-end facilities and services
  • Fantastic level of service that includes butler room service
  • A fabulous base for exploring Buenos Aires

In Our Opinion 

"If you want to spoil yourself and experience something really special, the 5* luxury experience of the world-famous Alvear Palace Hotel in Buenos Aires is our top recommendation."

The Alvear Palace Hotel offers traditional hospitality to its guests; its extensive services & facilities are superb and are sure to enhance your holiday in Argentina. Some of these include;

  • Bathrooms with LCD screen, jacuzzi and shower box
  • Butler service
  • Fresh fruit basket and flowers
  • Hermès de Paris toiletries
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Complimentary pressing of one garment per guest on the arrival date
  • Unpacking & packing of guest’s' luggage
  • Mineral water with turndown service
  • Wi-Fi internet connection
  • 24 hour room service
  • Bagagge storage
  • Personal safe
  • Hospitality lounge
  • Personal shopper assistance available
  • La Bourgogne restaurant, for exquisite French cuisine
  • L'’Orangerie, for generous buffet meals and superb tea service
  • Elegant lobby bar with live music
  • Cigar bar
  • Spa & fitness centre
  • Heated indoor swimming pool
  • Gymnasium with computerised equipment
  • Well-being circuit (a combination of sauna and steam baths, pressure showers, sensations path and a revitalising ludic pool)
  • La Prairie beauty treatments & massages
  • Business centre with 6 work desks, including a colour laser printer
  • Courier service
  • Specialised assistance from the staff
  • Luxurious meeting rooms
  • Banquets

The Alvear Palace Hotel is ideally located in the heart of Recoleta in Buenos Aires, a refined quarter with ample parks, wide avenues and elegant architecture in a classic style. Some of the best restaurants, cafés, museums, cultural centres, antique shops and boutiques are within walking distance. Recoleta is home to imposing mansions and luxurious stores of top international brands, which makes it a highly sought-after area.

The streets and avenues of Recoleta are lined with French architecture which, when combined with the elegance of the “porteños” who live in the neighborhood, gives the area a sense of authenticity and true Argentinian culture. The Alvear Palace, Buenos Aires has a beautiful location and is convieniently only a short distance from both the airport and numerous places of interest.

  • International Airport: 30 km / 35 mins by Car / Limo
  • Domestic Airport: 10 km / 15 mins by Car / Limo
  • Pier 2 km / 5 mins by Car / Limo
  • Obelisco: 2.5 km / 30 mins walk
  • San Telmo: 6 km / 20 mins by Car

In an exquisite combination of European class and modern technology, the décor of the 197 rooms and suites of the Alvear Palace Hotel is a stunning Imperial style, complemented by Louis XVI furniture. These are split into the categories of Rooms, Suites, and Grand Suites.

Objets d’'art are on display in each of the rooms and suites, giving a sophisticated air that make them unique, while the works of well-known Argentine artists from the hotel's private collection enhance the décor of the exclusive suites at the Alvear Palace.

All rooms and suites at the Alvear Palace Hotel include the following benefits and amenities: Butler service, bathrooms are equipped with hydro-massage, LCD TV, DVD, guests have a choice of smoking or non-smoking floors, flower arrangements and fresh fruit baskets every day, complimentary pressing of one garment per person on day of arrival, bottled water with bed turndowns, Egyptian cotton sheets, custom bath products by Hermès de Paris, complimentary daily selection of local newspapers, complimentary shoe shine, direct line fax on request, free broadband internet access, 100 MB and Wi-Fi, work desk, complimentary drink and special VIP courtesies in Superior Suites, specially prepared rooms for the disabled, safe, cable TV, customised bath products for children.

Palace Room and Palace Premier

The Palace Rooms are approximately 24-30 m2 and the Palace Premier is larger at 31-38 m2. The Palace Rooms are for single and double occupancy and include a work desk, while their ample space is decorated in Imperial style with Louis XVI furniture. 

Junior Suite and Junior Suite Premier

Junior Suites are approximately 39-45 m2 with the Junior Premiers offering more space at 46-53 m2. This elegant suite is decorated in a European style, with a living room adjacent to the bedroom, and is an ample space in which to work or rest. It is decorated in a French style with warm coloured fabrics, comfortable furniture and armchairs.

Deluxe Suite and Deluxe Premier Suite

Deluxe Suites are 50-55 m2 in size, with the Deluxe Premier Suite offering 55-63 m2 of space. Specially designed for people on business trips who need to use their suite for small business meetings, it offers the comfort of a bedroom and a separate living room, providing a measure of privacy. The décor includes elegant Louis XVI furniture and a harmonious combination of fabrics and carpets. Due to its large size, this Suite can to accommodate a third person at a preferential rate.

Grand Suites

There are 7 Grand Suites at the Alvear Palace Hotel which offer huge living spaces that range from 62 m2 to 176m2. With separate living rooms and multiple bedrooms & bathrooms, these Grand Suites offer the ultimate in luxury and are ideal for families or groups. Please ask your Latin Routes Travel Specialist for more information.

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