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Vain Boutique Hotel

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Carthage, Tunisia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The moment I arrived I was made to feel welcome, and was provided with a good overview of the area. The hotel is small so as intimate feel, balancing its modern look with a lovely coziness. The room was spacious and comfortable, too (and quiet). I only wish I had had at least another night to fully enjoy my time...

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BuenosAiresVbh, Front Office Manager at Vain Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Mr James K ! Thank you for your possitive message. We love to hear that we did our best. Yes, please come back to enjoy more of Buenos Aires city + Vain open air jacuzzi :) Happy 2017 VAIN TEAM

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful one night stay at this lovely hotel. Marcos. The evening receptionist was so courteous and helpful. The room was a good size, very comfortable with excellent lighting. The breakfast was cooked to order and the coffee was great.

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BuenosAiresVbh, Front Office Manager at Vain Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Eileen W ! Thank you for leaving us here your review. It is always nice to hear that a guest enjoyed the vain stay in Buenos Aires :) We really look forward to have you here again. All the best for 2017 Best regards, VAIN Team

California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Vain hotel is a small charming hotel in a lovely neighborhood, great location, nice rooms, nice public areas, very friendly staff. Nice breakfast, coffee.cold drink in the afternoon. Good value for the money.

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BuenosAiresVbh, Front Office Manager at Vain Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning, CaliforniaSusan ! Thank you for your stay. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as weel as our chic Palermo. Looking forward to your next year visit :) Happy 2017 .. VAIN TEAm

Ferny Hills
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely little hotel in Palermo well located to the metro. Rooms were very comfortable and service excellent. Thanks to Kevin and the rest of the team for all of your assistance. Hotel offers breakfast, and the I also a lounge and hot tub with outdoor deck on the top floor which is nice to relax in

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BuenosAiresVbh, Front Office Manager at Vain Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hola 514rebeccac ! Thank you for staying with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with our local recommendations :) Were you able to enjoy our jacuzzi close to our lounge? Buenos Aires city is huge, a lot of things to do & see, but a relax water during holidays, yes! We really hope to have...

Turkey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in the Palermo district on a quiet street in residential area, Vain hotel is a boutique hotel with very friendly staff. The rooms are very comfortable and the breakfast is good. İt is a walking distance to cafes and restaurants.

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BuenosAiresVbh, Front Office Manager at Vain Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear gozdesenel, Thank you. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Vain. Yes, a great location in Palermo district. If you want on your next visit, you can visit Las Cañitas, another great area of Buenos Aires , 10 minutes by taxi or 30 minutes walk. Nice bars & chef restaurants. Looking forward to your next...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location with old fashioned rooms but close to everything They sell snacks and wine The breakfast was a good selection of breads fruits and cooked eggs The coffee was best black Staff are very helpful but have zero English

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Hello! Thank you for staying with us. It is nice to read that you enjoyed Palermo with its perfect location in Buenos Aires city. Our apologies if you were not able to understand our english accent. Until your next time. Happy January !! Vain Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing to say! (Only that we wait 45min to get the room) All was just perfect and for a very good prize!! We even had a great (Very) early breakfast! They rooftop Is Great. The people were Sl Nice. The design is stylish and it s well located. I recommend!!:)

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BuenosAiresVbh, General Manager at Vain Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mrs OliviaBelgium1990 , Thank you so much for your kind review. We are glad to hear that you like your Palermo Vain experience :) Sorry to hear that your room was not ready when you arrived, but were you able to get your welcome drink to start your day? We look forward to have you here really soon. Really...

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this hotel on a booking site after midnight when we were desperate for a room after my friend lost her passport and we could not leave BA as planned. For some reason, every other place in the city was booked and it seemed we were homeless for the night. Finally, this popped up as available on the booking...

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BuenosAiresVbh, Front Office Manager at Vain Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Leah B ! Happy new year! We would like to thank you for your nice words about your unexpected but nice stay at Vain. Being outside home with a passport problem, not nice at all as you experienced, but hopefully the US embassy is close to us and you were able to get a new one soon. We really...

London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had a short overnight stay that was booked at the last minute as our boat broke down on the way back from Antarctica - but VAIN were great...and very helpful in booking a large taxi for us the next day.

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Dear Windfeld , Thank you so much for writing us a message here. It is nice to read that you enjoyed your short stay. You might need to come back to explore our lovely and chic Palermo. Happy new year! Best regards, VAIN TEAM

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my partner only had two days together at Christmas. One of us flying in from overseas and the other from elsewhere in Argentina, the hotel was central and in a neighbourhood that offered decent restaurants and bars, so we didn't have to constantly be in a cab. The room was fine, not great but fine. I found the...

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Hello PelagicProductions ! We would like to thank you. It is great to read that you had a short but nice time in Buenos Aires. I think you stayed on the Standard 105. Please when you are coming back on your future stay ask for a high ceiling room and we will assign you another Standard room. Vain has only...

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Palermo
Best known as the largest neighbourhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favourite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Palermo Viejo neighborhood, only 15 minutes away from the main tourist attractions, VAIN Boutique Hotel gives the possibility of having another alternative to the noisy BA downtown. It preserves the "Porteno" neighborhood feeling, combined with a bohemian and avant-garde mixture that can be sensed in the variety of stores, from fashion designers, antique and design furniture to coffee shops, fashion restaurants and bars, along with the traditional ones. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vain Boutique Hotel

Address: Calle Thames 2226 8, Buenos Aires C1425FIF, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > Palermo
Price Range: $147 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vain Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Vain Boutique Buenos Aires
Hotel Vain Boutique
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Buenos Aires
#12 Luxury Hotel in Buenos Aires
#15 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
#35 Family Hotel in Buenos Aires
#47 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires
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“It would be helpful if the business centre had its own printer.”
 of 5 bubbles 937eileenw, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“i liked 202 and 302-302 had an outdoor shower with tub that had jacuzzi jets”
 of 5 bubbles aegina11, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The senior suite is well worth the value.”
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“If you don't mind one sink then you choose the second floor with view to the patio. Otherwise insist on having two sinks then you will get an other room. ”
 of 5 bubbles flalo, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Nice room. A senior level”
 of 5 bubbles Bravo4372, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
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