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Charming Balcony Apartment Overlooking Recoleta Park

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 904 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Architect Designed 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Apartment In Brilliant Location

Great attention has been made to this newly renovated apartment to optimise charm, light and space. The marble floors extend to the large balcony which can comfortably accommodate four people sitting in the afternoon and evening sun. The living room enjoys the same views with a large comfy sofa and three easy chair designed by osvaldo borsani. There is a 40inch sony television with some 60 channels - several in english. The dining table was designed by norman foster no less and chairs by phillipe starck. Large double doors open out to views of the park with pilar church in the background.

The bright kitchen has all the modern conveniences including a dishwasher, a clothes washing machine and a corian counter top….. And views towards the charming café la biela.

The master bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed, plenty of storage space and an ensuite with a very special italian designed double basin, suspended loo and bidet as well as bath and multi-faceted shower…. With a very big bright south facing window, onto the park as well.

Bedroom two has twins that could be pushed together and also plenty of space for clothes. Each bedroom has a safe for your passports and cash and both have the delightful park views. The second bathroom has a rain style shower, designed basin and loo.

There is air conditioning throughout – even in the kitchen.

The building has 24 hour security.

The apartment would suit a family of four very nicely or perhaps a couple who want a bit more space.

The highlight has to be the balcony with west facing views over the park.

Location

The location and situation are just amazing. This is the heart of recoleta – perhaps the best neighbourhood in south america!? The famous café bar la biela is across the street, the alvear palace hotel is 2 blocks away, recoleta village mall with shops and cinemas is also 2 blocks. There are a dozen pleasant bars and restaurants very close and even more shops – mostly elegant. A very good supermarket is 2½ blocks away. A buenos aires tourist office is across the street as is a taxi rank. There are four ice cream parlours within 100 yards.

More Details

Owner
Carlos P Croci
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2018

Amenities

Recoleta Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 904 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , bidet , Designer features... shower with a view!
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , specialy designed in travertino marble
  • The second bathroom has a rain style shower, designer basin and loo.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Bedroom 2 has twins that could be pushed together 200 x180
  • The Master bedroom has a comfortable Queen size bed, plenty of storage space and an ensuite with a very special Italian designed double basin, suspended loo and bidet as well as bath and multi-faceted shower…. with a bright south facing window.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • tennis
Notes:
Carlos the owner also has a charming apartment with similar characteristics near by at Juncal. You can see it as number 3708965 in Home Away.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Charming Balcony Apartment Overlooking Recoleta Park
average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews
San Francisco; second home in Rancho Mirage, CA
5

Great location with wonderful views.

  • 5 of 5

All was wonderful with our holiday stay at Carlo's apartment. It is centerally located and near all the "must sees" in BA. The neighborhood is upscale and in the best part of the city. The pics clearly respersent the apartment; it was well maintained; and Carlos was readily available, if needed. I do recommend this apartment for your next visit to BA.

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Best location, gorgeous place!

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable and best view ever...looking forward to a prompt return

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Auckland
4

Perfect position and an uplifting view

  • 4 of 5

Three New Zealanders enjoyed a winter visit to BA, even on grey days after visiting another interesting and grand location we could sit back and watch the activity in the park from our warm eyrie. Carlos was very welcoming, the apartment was so well located to everything.

Recommended.

Jane

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
5

Superb in all respects, incredible view & location

  • 5 of 5

The location of, and view from, this apartment are absolutely phenomenal. My stay was for over 3 weeks and I could not have been happier. The apartment is upscale, well furnished, comfortable, perfectly located with a view that is stunning. The owner Carlos is very responsive and a pleasure to deal with. I am a retiree from New Orleans and I visit Buenos Aires, my favorite foreign city, every year. Of the many apartments where I have stayed, this was the best ever! It is within easy walking distance of many of the finest shops and some of the best restaurants in the city.

A supermarket is with 2 1/2 blocks away and if you want to go elsewhere in the city, It is always easy to get a taxi or an Uber. The balcony is perfect for morning coffee or breakfast or having wine or cocktails in the evening. The layout of the apartment is excellent and the kitchen is well equipped. The build has a doorman and two well working elevators. While you enter from Av. Quintana, the living rooms, bedrooms, and balcony face the plaza in front of Iglesia de Pilar. What a view!!! What a location!!!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

This is a Fabulous Place!

  • 5 of 5

We returned to this most excellent apartment having first stayed here three years ago. It remains a treat. The west facing balcony overlooking the park and the Pilar church is a delight any time of day. The rooms are all elegantly furnished and well proportioned. The main bathroom has the rare benefit of a window, that overlooks our favourite café / bar La Biela. There are well placed mirrors in most rooms.

The immediate neighbourhood – Recoleta – is the most elegant in all of Argentina, let alone BsAs. There is an abundance of eating, drinking, up-market shopping and grocery shopping in the area.

With the taxi rank across the street, and taxis being so reasonable, one can easily get to Palermo, San Telmo and the centre.

Carlos, the architect, who owns this apartment is most charming, helpful and easy to deal with. We told him we wanted to buy an engraved brass plaque and he did a lot of research to guide us to the right shop.

On location, situation, facilities and ease of administration and value we would give this a very high recommendation.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful apartment with superb view. Doesn`t get much better in BUE

  • 5 of 5

The unit is freshly renovated with Italian taste in floors, lamps and some chairs.

It is clean and quite silent.

The location and view are one of the best you can get in Buenos Aires.

It is across the street of the famous café La Biela and overlooks the entrance to the also renowned cemetery Recoleta. the whole area is very nice and has cops everywhere making it pretty safe.

The owner, Carlos Croci, is a very pleasant gentleman with whom it is nice to deal. We have rented several units during these years and this is by far the best.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Jorge Newberry
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
La Biela
Nearest Ferry
12 Kilometres
Buquebus to Uruguay - Punta del Este
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Golf Municipal
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Main Station Retiro
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
several
Car: not necessary

sight seeing bus stop and tourist information just a few meters from the building.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $61.01

Bookings made more than 10 weeks out pay 50% on booking and balance at 10 weeks.
Bookings less that 10 weeks pay 100% on booking.
Payments done thru Pay Pal is needed to add their fee. Usually around 4 to 5%, depending Country and/or payment method
There is a "Good Housekeeping" deposit of 600 USD.

Cancellation policy... if the apartment is re-let on your dates we refund all but 200 USD admin fee. We assume you have travel insurance.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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