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Etoile Hotel

Pte. M. Ortiz 1835 | Recoleta, Buenos Aires C1113ABA, Argentina
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Ranked #162 of 442 Hotels in Buenos Aires
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Trabuco Canyon, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brother-in-law recommended this hotel. The rooms were excellent, the breakfast amazing, the staff friendly and efficient. 5 Stars all the way - note - it's directly in front of the cemetary where Eva Peron was buried. ADMISSION IS FREE. Some guys will stand out at the entrance and act like they charge for maps- just ignore them and walk... More 

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Estimado cliente; Muchas gracias por su comentario y aporte en esta red social. Nos alegra mucho conocer que ha disfrutado... More 

Lexington, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second stay in this older and comfortable facility in a pleasant and well-located neighborhood (Recoleta). Breakfast and other meals were very good. Sidewalk cafes outside front entrance were good places to relax and enjoy the scene.

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Estimada cliente; Muchas gracias por su aporte en esta red social. Nos alegra mucho conocer su opinión ya que nos... More 

Kenner, Louisiana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Room was a little dated but the staff made up for that with their friendliness and willing to help with anything and everything. I can't say enough about the staff, they treated so well. I definitely recommend this hotel and would absolutely stay there again and I am very picky.

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Estimado cliente; Muchas gracias por su aporte y comentario sobre nuestro hotel en esta red social. Le comentamos que nos... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We stayed at this hotel at 3 separate visits during a trip to Argentina and Antarctica in January 2015. Our first stay was one night in a room with a beautiful view, but with stained rug and in need of renovation. It had a dirty feel to it. The 2 next stays (of 3 nights each), however, were so much... More 

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Estimado cliente; Muchas gracias por su comentario en esta red social sobre nuestro hotel. Nos alegra saber que su estadía... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

If the only thing you care about is location, then this is the place to stay. It is located near tons of restaurants, shops, a remarkable park, La Recoleta Cemetary (where Eva Peron is buried) and a beautiful church - Nuestra Senora del Pilar. There are cabs at all times of the day available to take you anywhere you want... More 

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Estimada cliente; Muchas gracias por su extenso comentario y aporte sobre nuestro hotel. Lamentamos leer que le ha causado una... More 

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68 reviews 68 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

We actually ended up in this hotel because of a screw up at a sister hotel down the street. Hotel is in a great location, the staff are very friendly and facilities are very good. However the cleanliness and maintenance of the rooms was terrible. There were stains on the carpets and walls, paint peeling off the bathroom ceiling, black... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Our room had a standard from the 60´s. The staff had a not friendly attitude and we asked for hot water (as we had our own tea bags) and they told us we had to pay for that. The breakfast was poor. It was relly over prized. The only good thing to say is that the location was great.

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29 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Hotel Etoile is located at the heart of Recoleta and it is opposite to famous Recoleta cemetary and everything is closeby....just few minutes walk eg Restaurantes, Cemetary, Cinema, Shopping mall and shop, It feels safe to walk during day and night. I stayed at Hotel for 6 nights from 22nd January until 28th January and was allocated room 805..which was... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We booked the hotel for its location and it was even better than anticipated. We had booked an executive room and it was amazing. I actually like the atmosphere of older hotels. Our room, which was the size of an apartment, was clean and comfortable. We had requested the cemetery view which was spectacular, oarticularly at night. The staff were... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Hotel Etoile offers the best location in Recoleta. Safe and in In front of cemetary. Therefore it makes it quieter!Great breakfast with choices from fruit/bread/cereals/juices etc..Great staffs and friendly. Many restaurants near by. They are a bit pricy, but to compare to North America, still cheaper. Easy access by bus or subway to everywhere. Rooms are adequate, but need updating.... More 

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Recoleta
Characterized by the French-style mansions which are the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this neighborhood is an experience like no other in Buenos Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll also find a rich cultural scene centered on the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Library, and the Recoleta Cultural Center; as well as some great shopping spots, like the Buenos Aires Design Mall with an artists' fair set up in Plaza Francia every weekend.
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