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Melia Recoleta Plaza

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Posadas 1557, Buenos Aires 1112, Argentina
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Melia Recoleta Plaza is centrally located in the Recoleta, with plenty of restaurants, cafes and shops within close walking distance. The staff is quite friendly and helpful, with the doorman always eager to welcome you to the Melia. The room was spacious for a hotel in an urban setting. The property is well kept and clean, but does show its... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable stay. Friendly staff. Great location. There are a lot of hotels in Buenos Aires. We chose Melia Recoleta Plaza due to its location and it's moderate price. We were not disappointed. Front desk staff very helpful.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I stayed 3 nights from March 1st until the 4th. I booked through booking.com and showed up like i was suppose to. However, upon returning home, i received an email saying that since i did not show up they would have to charge a cancellation fee ($158.35 + amex service fees). I tried contacting booking.com and the hotel but so... More 

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Badkao, good morning. I am deeply sorry for any inconveniences you might experienced. Let me please tell you that this is the first time we receive this claim from you. We would need more information in order to locate your reservation, so we ask you to write to reservas@meliarecoletaplaza.com and I will handle this personally. Let me asure... More 

Helsinki
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This was our first (but definetly not last) visit to Buenos Aires. We selected Melia Recoletta as we prefer small boutique hotels instead of big ones. This was very good experience. The atmosphere in this hotel is very nice. It used to have a famous Jazz Club (unfortunately no longer) but e.g. rooms still carry names of famous jazz players.... More 

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Pekka56, good morning. Thank you for takinf a moment to share your experience! We would be so pleased to have you as our guests in the future! It is very nice to hear you enjoyed your Louis Armstrong Room and our delicious breakfast. We hope to welcome you very soon. Kindest regards, Marina Fumuso Sales Manager Meliá Recoleta Plaza... More 

Miami, Florida
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114 reviews 114 reviews
34 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

This is a small hotel very well located who needs urgently a remodeling. The room size is good, but furniture is old and the room needs urgently an upgrade. Air conditioning is noisy, tv is too small for today's standards. Internet was decent with regards to Argentine standards. Staff is excellent. There was noise from the street in the room.

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Alejandro Z, good morning. We appreciate you taking a few moments to share your experience. We are very pleased to know you felt comfortable in our Hotel, our staff is in deed very helpful. We notice that you were not totally at ease with our classic style, every piece of furniture we have in our rooms and common areas... More 

Oldham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We chose this hotel for location, its history, being the house that Juan and Eva Peron stayed in .and because it was from the reviews a more personal experience. It ticked all the boxes. The staff, the front desk guys where just so helpful. The restaurant staff were really pleaseant and always had a smile, nothing was to much for... More 

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Graham L, good morning. We would like to thank you for your comments. This is what we aim for every day, to leave a mark, as travellers will always remember their journeys, and this allows us to be in their memories as well. We would be very pleased to have you as our guests again very soon. Kind regards,... More 

Virgin Gorda
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

You couldn't ask for a better location in the Recoleta district. Excellent restaurants, shopping, parks are all within walking distance of this unique Melia property. Smaller than their other hotels which meant highly personalized service. The front desk staff was knowledgable with recommendations and directions.. I can highly recommend this property

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear MAD-DOG-BVI, good afternoon. Thank you for sharing your experience with other travelers! We are very pleased to know you enjoyed Buenos Aires by staying with us! Recoleta is a beautiful part of the city, the glamorous and fancy one! We hope to welcome you again very soon. Kind regards, Marina Fumuso Sales Manager Meliá Recoleta Plaza More 

Buenos Aires
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Nice big room, bed was one of the most comfortable, room was very clean and wifi speed was above average. I traveled for business but the hotel location is great for tourism as well. Recoleta is a nice neighborhood and a bit quiet but close enough to tons of places.

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie T, good morning. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. We are very pleased to know you loved our rooms and enjoyed our recently updated wifi high speed connection. We would love to welcome you again very soon. Kind regards, Marina Fumuso Sales Manager Meliá Recoleta Plaza More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We stayed here twice during a two week tour my wife and I were on. The most noteworthy aspect of the hotel was the helpfulness of the staff on the front desk/concierge. They were always very pleasant and willing to give advice and tips and extremely fluent in English. The worst aspect was the hot temperatures on the landings outside... More 

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. VinM, good afternoon. Thank you for taking the time to comment about your experience! We are very pleased to know you had a nice trip and stay with us. I would like to tell you that we are installing in the very short term, air conditioning in our common paliers to palliate the temperatures, that are getting warmer... More 

United Kingdom
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185 reviews 185 reviews
51 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

we arrived at Evita Peron's former house at 6am off an overnight flight dead tired. Luckily I had paid for the prior night (if you want to risk it they offer a half-rate room if there is a vacancy) so we simply went straight to our room with absolutely no fuss at check-in. We were in the John Coltrane room... More 

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MeliaRecol, Director Comercial at Melia Recoleta Plaza, responded to this review

Dear im44, good afternoon. We would like to thank you for sharing your travelling experience! It is very rewarding to know you loved our rooms, named after Jazz artists from around the world, and our delicious breakfast accompanied with the kindness and efficiency of our staff, We hope you carried with you great memories of this journey. We are looking... 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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