The location of this hotel was excellent. Right off one of the main streets in Recoleta, BA. It was a short walk (five mins) from the Recoleta Cemetary (final resting place of Evita). The hotel was nothing special, in fact, it was old and the beds were uncomfortable. There was no bathtub but a stand-up shower (without a wall, so... More
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.