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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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San Francisco, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had again the pleasure, the privilege and the honor to stay twice in this hotel. My stay started with the hotel "remise" gentleman Mr. Mario, picking me up at the arrival area of Ezeiza airport. After a day and a night of flight, I was quite tired but we had a nice chit-chat with Mario. We arrived after noontime... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed here for 9 days (April 2015) and the staff was REALLY helpful and all spoke really great english. It's off the beaten path a little but a great and beautiful neighborhood hotel and only a 2 or 3 block walk to the train station (A-Line) which goes straight into Plaza De Mayo (terminus point). Local cafe's ( fav... More 

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Timaru, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We had a good stay overnight at the Raco. Friendly helpful staff who spoke English as well. A taxi was preordered to deliver us from the airport, a lovely man who also told us about some tourist spots during the drive. We had an early wake up call and some breakfast provided even though it was early. Nice spacious room,... More 

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australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

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 April 14, 2015

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
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

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 March 29, 2015

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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Manchester
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

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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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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pennsylvania
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
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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