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Rugantino Hotel Boutique

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in a triple room. It was a nice room, clean and comfortable. The location is great and you can walk to pretty much anything you need in Plaza Armenia or Plaza Serrano plus the Subte is close by so you can really access the whole city. We found that it was great value, and... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for 1 night and fortunately spent 2 days at the hotel, although I went out with a friend we enjoyed the breakfast and some moments at the cozy lobby and nice chats with the guys that run the business. The hotel offers the usual services but mostly gives that sensations of being at home. Nice decoration, good ambience...... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Loved this gorgeous small boutique hotel in Palermo. The rooms were very quaint and the decor of the hotel gorgeous. Lovely small roof area to imbibe and cosy lounge to relax and play cards, and the breakfast ... traditional Argentinian pastries, cheese, ham and toast. Lots of lovely small bars in the vicinity and a real personal family-run feel. Loved... More 

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Milano, Italia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Great location, colourful courtyard and roof-top terrace. Good breakfast. Lovely staff who set up a spontaneous asado and invited all of the guests for really small money. Like this we had a great first evening in Argentina and BA with delicious food, international and local people who made us feel welcome. Thank you!

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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

My two friends and I booked for two nights, one in December and one in January as Buenos Aires was a transit city for our destination down south. I am not sure I will call it a hotel, but it is more like a B&B. The fenced door was locked with a questionable door bell that you were not sure... More 

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Carlo D, Propietario at Rugantino Hotel Boutique, responded to this review

We feel sorry our customers were unable to appreciate our concept of turism. Rugantino is maybe not suitable for late night arrivals and for one night stay/transit. We apologize the day of arrival last December, there ware a not welcome English-speaking staff temporarily on vacation. The customers, even though the staff had found another hotel for their needs, thay had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We stayed at Rugantino because it was a nice, reasonably-priced hotel in a very convenient location. I have to say, the staff are all very friendly and nice. The breakfast is good and even though most of it is self-service, we did not have any problems if we wanted something else. The rooms are small, the attached bathroom even smaller... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I was a guest at Rugantino in august/2014 for four nights and it was a good experience. The hotel is one of Palermo's old houses that was turned into a hotel, so it feels very cozy and it is charming. The owners run the hotel and they were always very nice, polite and available - and I can say that... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We stayed at Rugantino for 5 nights in May. The location was terrific - in Palermo, close to great shopping and dining and easy access to cabs for wherever we did not want to walk. The rooms themselves were fine as was the breakfast - certainly good enough for the low price. There was quite a bit of street noise,... More 

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Mi scuso nel ritardo di questa mia risposta al gentile cliente , perché non capivo , dato che solitamente tutti... More 

Montevideo, Uruguay
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I read the reviews after our trip, then wondered, "Were we at the same B&B?" The professional photos seem to have been taken a long time ago. Our room was small and in need of a new coat of paint. The "distressed" furniture motif just seemed old. The patio furniture was mildewed and some was broken. The owner was very... More 

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Carlo D, Proprietario at Rugantino Hotel Boutique, responded to this review
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A volte capita di rimanere delusi quando le aspettative sono molte elevate. Rispetto la delusione del cliente e lo ringrazio... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Once you step inside, this little place is quite different from how it appears on the outside. The room was clean and comfortable if perhaps a little minimalist. A nice rooftop deck and wifi. Breakfast was good, and best of all, the staff were very friendly and helpful. A close walk to many excellent restaurants and music venues. Not too... More 

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Staying in Palermo

Neighborhood Profile
Palermo
Best known as the largest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favorite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of vibrant and elegant Palermo Soho, lies Hotel Rugantino, a wonderful place to spend few exciting days in Buenos Aires. The Italian family-owned hotel has a rustic Roman style consisting of 8 en-suite rooms equipped with air conditioning and wifi. The terrace and patio allow you to enjoy the best of the Argentine sunshine and the location means that you are walking distance from the city's best bars, restaurants and nightclubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rugantino Hotel Boutique

Address: Uriarte 1844, Buenos Aires C1414, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > Palermo
Price Range: $67 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rugantino Hotel Boutique 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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#98 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
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