Buenos Aires

Fine Places (6) to Stay: Buenos Aires


Clad in a vertical garden, CasaCalma is an eco-friendly boutique hotel with a devotion to wellness, organic lifestyle and with a zero contamination policy. It is located in Buenos Aires’ central business district, just moments from Recoleta, the Pink House and the Obelisk. Spacious and airconditioned rooms are styled with light parquet floors, designer furniture, sophisticated wicker chairs and a soothing palette of whites and natural fabrics.

Clad in ivy, Home is a hip boutique hotel with designer decor in Buenos Aires’ trendy Palermo Hollywood neighbourhood. It boasts an outdoor swimming pool in a chic garden. Stylish rooms are fitted out in vintage floral wallpapers and retro Scandinavian furniture. The bistro restaurant serves classic Latin American dishes for lunch and dinner while the hotel’s cocktail bar offers DJ nights in the garden every Friday during the summer season.

Mansion Vitraux is a chic, intimate and contemporary boutique hotel situated on a cobblestoned street in the heart of Buenos Aires’ San Telmo district. The hotel stands out among other boutique hotels with its minimalist grey-slate facade and sleek and sexy decor with bright red walls, glass panes, camel-coloured low sofas and music video projections.

Hub PorteƱo is a luxury boutique hotel set in a Belle Epoque mansion in the upscale Recoleta neighbourhood of Buenos Aires. The hotel stands out for its above-and-beyond concierges, who facilitate introductions to artists, designers, polo players, or literary figures and getting you into the top restaurants, showing you around the coolest estancias out in the countryside, or booking your tickets to the Buenos Aires Philharmonic, a private vehicle or a guide -to name just a few possibilities.

The Faena Hotel is an extraordinary hotel designed by Philippe Starck. It is set in a 7-story brick building, a grain warehouse from 1902, and located in Buenos Aires’ upscale Puerto Madero district. Personal concierges (“experience managers”) greet guests on arrival -there is no formal front desk- and serve throughout the guests’ stay. Flourishes include unicorn heads on the walls, velvet curtains, crimson-upholstered chairs, Venetian blinds and crystal chandeliers.

Located in the chic and lively Palermo Soho district, Mine Hotel is an award winning boutique hotel featuring a wonderful courtyard garden with swimming pool and sun loungers. It is a short walk from the main attractions and night lights of Buenos Aires, as well as many restaurants and designer boutiques of the area. Offering pretty views of the courtyard or garden, the elegant designer rooms feature large windows and concrete floors.

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