Alvear Palace Hotel is a luxury 5-star superior property offering elegant accommodation in the heart of Buenos Aires. Highlights include an indoor swimming pool, a plush spa, exquisite dining and an excellent location close to the beautiful Recoleta Cemetery. Recoleta is an affluent residential neighbourhood northeast of the city centre. It is home to lavish stately homes and has a rich architectural and cultural history. Places of interest include the beautiful Recoleta Cemetery, the cultural centre (Centro Cultural Recoleta) and the museum of fine arts (MNBA). The hotel is housed in a Belle Epoque mid-rise building featuring a grand facade. Facilities include an indoor swimming pool, a gym and a spa featuring saunas, steam rooms, pressure showers, relaxation areas and private treatment rooms. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Premier Palace rooms are 45sqm and decorated in an elegant style with Empire and Louis XVI furniture. Amenities include complimentary bottled water (replenished daily), a mini-bar, work desk, flat-screen TV and a DVD player. The en-suite bathroom features a hydromassage bathtub, separate walk-in shower and a flat-screen TV. La Bourgogne serves exquisite French and international dishes in an elegant setting, while L'Orangerie offers buffet breakfasts and lunches and afternoon tea. Guests can also enjoy a range of drinks and snacks at the wood-panelled lobby bar. The hotel has a 24-hour reception. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.