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This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and galleries and morphs into a street fair on weekends.
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Junin y Guido, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Recoleta
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All reviews famous cemetery beautiful neighborhood la biela nice area eva peron plaza francia area of buenos aires walk around duarte family resting place buried here architecture parks ba city upmarket pilar
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent hotel with wonderful staff. Would not hesitate to stay here again. My wife and I stayed a week and loved the location as well as the people. Great museums within walking distances and taxis are easy with hotel staff flagging them down and inexpensive...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JSanders
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is a nice part of the city. Lots of beautiful older houses, art deco an neo classism but aks a great place to just watch every days life.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johannesb231
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved staying in this neighbourhood, felt very safe wandering around, even at night, some great steak restaurants to dine at, and wonderful and good value bars. Look up and you will see some incredible French architecture from a bygone days. Try and get a cafe...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GClife
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lot of history that you can witness in an uncommon, yet very special and interesting place. Memories of a wealthy society that could afford to try and perpetuate their legacy for future generations. Also you can see those less fortunate tombs, where time has...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Travelerview360
Reviewed 4 days ago

Young and vibrant area of Buenos Aires; be sure to visit the cemetery while here, it is where Eve Peron is supposed to be lying at rest.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Daydream42596083204
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visit the Recoleta cementery architectural and Old spanosh colonial church, also the park sorrounding and walk Fancy Alvear street from the park until 9 de Julio (see the french embassy and the Brasilian embassy, big old private mansions. Have a good ice cream

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jose A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Recoletta is really impressive. No comparison to smaller cementerys in your hometown. If you are interested in the history of Buenos Aires and if your a fan of Evita, you should absolutely visit recoletta. It‘s not that near to the center, but it‘s not Problem...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lia S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Interesting but sad to hear how the rich and poor all live in any city of the world. The area is very affluent with great Parisian style houses and lavish mansions. Of most interest to people is the "famous" cemetery full of extravagant mausoleums and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GlobeTrotters4001
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Recoleta still keeps its charm in spite of the deep crisis in BA. The coolest neighborhood with everything close by. Best restaurants, good level apart hotels, shopping in Santa Fe. It is like a city within a city. Some restaurants and apart hotels we have...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Miriam K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely worth a visit even in the rain! The characters on the balconoes are fun abd the colours are vibrant. Good restaurants but didn't have time to try them.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Recoleta
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
...More
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monistorz
January 20, 2018|
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Response from UniqueGlobeTrotter | Reviewed this property |
Cafe de los Angelitos is definitely worth going too.
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JohnE4395
December 14, 2017|
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Response from 8MikeM | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Joseph M and in general found I could get a turnaround time of about 6 hours
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Eliza_nova
March 12, 2016|
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Response from suraleh | Reviewed this property |
If you want tango, or younger, confiteria ideal on suipacha and corrientes . But call first, they are going through changes. Tango is early, disco/ club is later
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