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Guelph, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights when we first arrived in BA and 1 night at the end. The hotel is tired but generally clean and the staff were generally friendly but the location is great which is why we returned. However, our last night had to be rebooked to the following evening due to an air traffic control strike which caused... More 

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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very old and shabby room, noisy air conditioning and the sheets had ink marks. Poor breakfast with a lot of low quality pastry, loaf dry bread and orange juice from bottle. Their check out is at 10 A.M

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

First, this hotel is NOT in the Recoleta area, and its not much of a spa if that is what you are looking for. It is centrally located and though it has four stars at its door, this is at most a three star hotel. Rooms are average, all have air conditioning, bathrooms have great water pressure though you are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel when we visited BA . Nice and clean . The room is big and clean too. The breakfast is good but need a bit of varieties. It 10mn walk from the central on BA. The staff is very friendly.

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

Staff was very friendly and accommodating. This hotel was quite good for the money. Their breakfast is truly awesome and they have free internet throughout the entire facility (I was able to do free skype calls from my room). Location is great: only 5 blocks away from the subway and 10 min drive -or by subway- from main train "Retiro"... More 

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Hertfordshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Great location, in Recoleta(5 blocks from the emblematic corner of Santa Fe and Callao) but also very close to the centre (5 blocks from Teatro Colon for example) cafes and restaurants are nearby. The heated indoor pool is great and not so common for a hotel in this price category in Buenos Aires. The staff were very helpful (I asked... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

We checked in at 1:00am and the staff was not very cheery. In fact we appeared to be bothering them. We then entered our room only to find it appeared to still be under reconstruction. Missing and loose molding, door didn't shut right, sink blocks the bathroom door, toilet seat is falling off, shower tile is old and broken and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

The hotel has a good structure , but needs urgent refroma , several areas in need of repairs , including in the rooms. The service is reasonable , but the hotel structure the deficiencies are great and urgent

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KerHoteles, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Ker Recoleta Hotel & Spa, responded to this review
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Agradecemos su tiempo en escribirnos, es importante para nosotros conocer su opinión aunque lamentamos no haber cumplido con sus expectativas... More 

Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I stayed there in several ocassions just because the location is very convenient for me and the rooms are quite comfortable. Wifi signal comes and goes depending on where your room is located and it is extremely slow. I do not recommend this hotel for business travelers. Checking out generally takes a few more minutes than any other hotel I've... More 

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KerHoteles, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Ker Recoleta Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your time to write , it is important for us to know your opinion but regret not having met your expectations completely. It would have been useful to mention we disagreed during your stay to help at that time. But equally we will consider your comments to evaluate each sector establishment and fix them. We hope give us... More 

New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I spent one night here. We had a corner room so it was quite large bedroom and sitting room. You can't check in until 3 and they were strict about that. The room was clean and staff friendly. We had breakfast and dinner at hotel and it was good. One thing if you go make sure you... More 

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KerHoteles, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Ker Recoleta Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your words , glad we have had a pleasant stay, we hope soon to have them among our guest again ! More 

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Staying in Retiro

Neighborhood Profile
Retiro
Exquisite palaces and luxurious apartment buildings combine with art galleries and exclusive boutiques to make Retiro the perfect spot for those who enjoy sophistication. However, the non-stop foot traffic to and from Retiro train and bus terminals, accompanied by the myriad of trucks leaving and arriving at the port, mean this neighborhood is never truly at rest. One minute you are walking down a street dotted with ornate mansions and luxurious shop windows and the next you find yourself surrounded by a sea of people racing to catch their train or bus. It is this juxtaposition of never-ending comings and goings and quiet, elegant luxury that defines Retiro, as well as Buenos Aires, a city where sharp contrasts are all around.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in an exclusive area, the charming Ker Recoleta Hotel & Spa offers 92 rooms and suites, combining design, coziness, technology and comfort. The hotel is located between the Recoleta neighborhood and downtown Buenos Aires, at walking distance from the main shopping centers, tourist spots, and major neighborhoods of the city, including fast access to airports and bus/railway terminals. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ker Recoleta Hotel & Spa

Address: Marcelo T. Alvear 1368 | Capital Federal, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Formerly Howard Johnson Hotel & Suites Recoleta)
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > Retiro
Price Range: $52 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ker Recoleta Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 92
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