Alvear Palace Hotel-Leading Hotels of the World

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Avenida Alvear 1891, Buenos Aires, 1129, Argentina
4.7 out of 5 rating 498 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.7
Property Details

Property Location

Alvear Palace Hotel-Leading Hotels of the World is centrally located in Buenos Aires, a 4-minute walk from Plaza Francia and 9 minutes by foot from Patio Bullrich. This 5-star hotel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Plaza San Martin and 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Teatro Colon.

Rooms

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 207 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring private spa tubs and LCD televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Cable programming along with DVD players are provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature jetted bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy Argentinean cuisine at Alvear Grill, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Buenos Aires? This hotel has facilities measuring 5382 square feet (500 square meters), including a conference center. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a cruise ship terminal shuttle.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Plaza Francia - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Exhibition Center of the City of Buenos Aires - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Bueno Aires Design Mall - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
National Museum of Fine Arts - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Patio Bullrich - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Brazilian Embassy - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
La Recova de Posadas - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Santa Fe Avenue - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Mariano Moreno National Library of the Argentine Republic - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
El Ateneo Grand Splendid - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Water Company Palace - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Faculty of Medicine - UBA - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Plaza San Martin - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Teatro Colon - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Florida Street - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Ministro Pistarini Intl. Airport (EZE) - 33.8 km / 21 mi
Buenos Aires (AEP-Aeroparque Jorge Newbery) - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi

The preferred airport for Alvear Palace Hotel-Leading Hotels of the World is Ministro Pistarini Intl. Airport (EZE).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. All citizens of Argentina will be charged the national value-added tax (21%) upon check-out. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport and pay for the services rendered with a non-Argentine credit card or via bank transfer from another country. This tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • Parking height restrictions apply.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.50 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

  • The 21% national VAT (value-added tax) is not included in the price, and may be charged at the Hotel upon check-out for all citizens of Argentina. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport and pay for the services rendered with a non-Argentine credit card or via bank transfer from another country. This tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days. In the case of cancelled bookings, the cancellation penalties paid by the traveler will also be subject to the national VAT (21%).

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 35 for adults and USD 35 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 105 per vehicle
  • Valet parking fee: USD 50 per day
  • Extended parking fee: USD 40 per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa tub
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Conference center
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Theme park shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Turkish bath/Hammam
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Casino shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 5382
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 500
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Hiking/biking trails nearby