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Hotel Boutique Raco de Buenos Aires

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Yapeyu 271, Buenos Aires 1202, Argentina
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We found this hotel through TripAdvisor and it really lives up to the reviews; wonderful place in the core of the city. Quiet rooms, great linens and modern bathrooms, friendly staff, and great location. We stopped at Raco twice during our holidays, and would certainly go back. Recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is located in a nice an quiet part of Buenos Aires, close to all necessary facilities, including the underground, bars, restaurans...just 10 minutes by taxy from Palermo Viejo. The staff is super nice and helpful. The hotel has a nice and spaceful rooms, well furnished and very confortable. I really enjoyed the internal garden where we had breackfast... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really nice little hotel, located in a peaceful and real Buenos Aires neighborhood, close to good restaurants and coffee shops. Just a couple of blocks away from Las Violetas, a traditional "café" where you can have the greatest 5 o'clock tea I've found in all of my travels! The rooms are large, with comfortable beds which guarantee... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a couple of days at this Hotel last month and had a wonderful time! It is a great family friendly option, the staff were lovely and spoke English too, the rooms were clean, neat and it was comfortable. I found the area was quiet and safe. We would definitely come back if we ever return to Buenos Aires!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a travel journalist, who in the course of an average year stays in more than 50 hotels and was impressed with this hotel - so much we returned three times during our Argentinian trip. If you are looking for a hotel in the heart of tourist sites, this isn't the one, but if instead, you want somewhere with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Highly recommend this lovely boutique hotel. Every room is different but above all very clean. Lovely quiet hotel.. Walking distance to restaurants to eat out. Walking distance to subway with 15 minute ride to the centre of buenos aires. The staff in particular were so helpful and spoke fluent English and gave good directions and suggestions for how to get... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is a small clean place with an out if the way location to the major attractions. The pros: Almost everyone working at the hotel speaks English and is helpful, the rooms are clean however noisy if you are a light sleeper. The arrangements for airport pickup were smooth making it nice to know you didn't have to count... More 

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Julyro, Gerente at Hotel Boutique Raco de Buenos Aires, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to comment on our hotel. Nevertheless, we would like to clarify certain aspects. Firstly, Raco is located in a safe and very calm area, which makes for a great night’s sleep, and is both perfect for families and solo travelers. Almagro neighborhood (located only 10 min away from Palermo, as well as... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Very friendly staff with perfect english, gave good advice and directions about the city. Rooms are very comfortable. There are enough restaurants, cafes and parks within walking distance, alternatively the city centre is just 15 minutes on the subway, or a short taxi journey, very easy. The hotel is in a nice quiet location, very safe. Highly recommended.

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Berkhamsted, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We have stayed at this boutique hotel several times over the last 3 weeks, as we have popped in to Buenos Aires in between visits to other parts of the country. Our contact with the hotel started well before we arrived, as we asked for help in purchasing a book on Argentinian birds, only available in Argentina at this time.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I stayed at Hotel Raco on two occasions – once at the beginning of my six week trip through Argentina and Chile and then again at the end. Each time, I spent four nights at the hotel, which I would call more of a bed and breakfast than a hotel. It’s in a nice neighborhood and about three blocks (no... More 

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