The Alvear Palace Hotel is situated in the most
elegant neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, La Recoleta. It is an area of
extensive parks, wide avenues, and luxurious architecture in a classical
style, where the best restaurants, cafes, antique shops and boutiques
of Buenos Aires, are to be found. Some of the main museums and cultural
centres are close by, and the financial area is only five minutes away.
Originally built as a luxury hotel to accommodate the
increasing amount of European visitors arriving in Buenos Aires at the
time, the Alvear Palace was transformed in 1932 into a model of the
highest expression of refinement. The majestic rooms and suites, as well
as the lobby and public areas, are reminiscent of the Louis XV and
Louis XVI styles, which are evident in the furniture, the crystal
chandeliers, walls decorated with gold leaf and works of art of famous
The eleven-floor luxurious building with five
basement levels stands as an undisputed symbol of the city, on the
corner of Alvear Avenue and Ayacucho Street.
This area, created specifically to provide an intimate atmosphere, features steam baths, saunas, pressure showers, ludic pool and relaxation rooms.
The temperature and humidity from both the sauna and steam baths help to relax, purify the skin and favor the circulatory system.
To crown this experience, a hydro-massage circuit allows for a well-deserved relaxation session.