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Vain Boutique Hotel

3.5 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   Thames 2226/8 | Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires C1425FIF, Argentina (Palermo)
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Ranked #22 of 439 hotels in Buenos Aires
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I am a US citizen, but I endeavor to leave my country as much as possible for vacation. In summary, I see a lot of hotels. This was one of my favorites. For the rate I paid, it is actually #1 on my list of top hotels for the price/amenities. Sure, the Grand Hotel in Stockholm is awesome, but it's... More

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Terrific boutique hotel in Palermo. My boyfriend and I just stayed here. We found it to be romantic and charming. We especially enjoyed the helpful staff and the roof top for wine each evening. We will be back!

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Los Angeles
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at this hotel on our first visit to Buenos Aires. We really loved it. The staff was warm, friendly and very helpful. The building itself is lovely and charming, with a sweet courtyard, a lounge area on the 2nd floor and a bright, cheerful breakfast room / cafe. The complimentary breakfasts are huge and delicious... More

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I were fortunate to enjoy a couple days in BA on our way to Rio for World Cup. We did a good deal of reading and found Vain Boutique Hotel in the Palermo neighborhood of BA. This is a small, quiet hotel that we think is a gem and terrific value. The staff were outstanding - friendly,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at this hotel multiple times throughout our semester in Buenos Aires. We loved every room we stayed in and couldn't have been happier with the service. We especially enjoyed the delicious complementary breakfast. Wishing they had locations in the US! Highly recommend this hidden gem!!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Very charming place in the heart of Palermo one of nicest neighborhood in BA, conveniently located near great restaurants and bars. The staff was helpful and attentive, I will stay on my next vacation trip...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Vain was definitely one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in. The staff was excellent! They were always smiling and very helpful with anything we needed. They even provide a nice welcome folder with maps, guides and complimentary drink ticket at their bar. We also booked our airport taxi through them and it was a very easy process.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Small boutique hotel in a great location in Palermo. Great service, very comfortable rooms and a great breakfast...highly recommend this hotel to anyone wanting to get the most out of BsAs...funky bars, restaurants and boutique shopping on your doorstep!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

One of the best hotels that I have ever been. Beautiful and clean room, with a well trained staff. The location is in the center of Palermo, a nice neighbourhood of Buenos Aires. ........................

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I stayed at Vain Boutique for 5 nights and thoroughly enjoyed it and its quirky style. My room was located on the 1st floor overlooking the courtyard and was comfortable and quiet. The room was cleaned everyday and fresh towels provided each time. The hotel is located in central Palermo - great location! and the nearest 'tube station' is Plaza... More

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Address: Thames 2226/8 | Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires C1425FIF, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > Palermo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Vain Boutique Hotel 3.5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
Hotel Style
#20 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires #60 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires #73 Family Hotel in Buenos Aires
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of "Palermo Viejo" neighborhood, only 15 minutes away from the main tourist attractions, VAIN gives the guest the possibility of having another alternative to the noisy BA downtown.It preserves the "Porteño" neighborhood feeling, combined with a bohemian and avant-garde mixture that can be sensed in the variety of stores, from fashion designers, antique and design furniture to coffee shops, fashion restaurants and bars, along with the traditional ones. ... more   less 
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