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Vain Boutique Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Comfortable with an unusual layout. Staff is helpful and friendly. The location is in a nice residential area with restaurants nearby. The staff was very accommodating as we only stayed at this location one night and had a late flight the next day. We were still able to use the hotels facilities for the day and they arranged a cab...

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

Dear Arnaud A, First of all, we want to thank you for staying with us during your stop in Buenos Aires city. We are happy to here that you like the Vain style as well as our location in Palermo district. Really look forward to have you here again in a nearby future if you can :) Best regards, EL...

Brighton
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We loved this hotel. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful and all spoke good English. A special mention to Kevin who went out of his way to make our stay special. Nothing was too much trouble from booking taxis, making restaurant reservations and organising a tango show. The rooms are clean, light and airy with safe, mini bar and...

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

Hello Foodie52Brighton ! Thank you very much for leaving us here your comment. We are happy to hear that you like Vain & our fashion Palermo Soho :) Do not forget to enjoy a nice dinner at Palermo Hollywood on your next visit to BA. Walking distance is the area known now as Palermo Hollywood. Again, thank you for choosing...

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Vain is located in Palermo Viejo, close to the subway and many attractions. It is on a side street, not noisy but within walking distance of a wide selection of restaurants. The staff is super, like being with friends. They helped us change money, learn how to use the subway, locate destinations on a map, take care of laundry, discuss...

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

Hello Wayne G ! We would like to thank you for leaving us here your positive feedback. It is really important our guest s comments to do our best at Vain. If you are coming back to Buenos Aires, do not forget to visit Belgrano & Las Cañitas district. Close to Palermo Soho and with their own style to enjoy...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

A modern boutique hotel that retains many of its traditional features.Friendly staff, great service and well placed for touring the City. Palermo is a lovely area to stay in with a wide selection of bars and restaurants Everything we hoped for when we booked was delivered. You cannot ask for more than that.

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

Dear DelElliott , We would like to thank for your warm feedback about us. It is always nice to hear that a guest enjoyed his stay and that he also like our area of Palermo. Nearby good quality of restaurants as well as local stores that can be useful such us famacy, supermarket, ice cream shop !! We really look...

Haines, Alaska
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Try the restaurant down the street one block towards Plaza Italia, Carneceria. Great food and they are not afraid to serve great food. Vain Boutique Hotel is comfortable and has an allstar staff. Check out the common areas. I did not want to leave. Vain Boutique treated me very well.

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

Hello Mr bill h ! We would like to thank you for your visit. It is really nice to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Vain. Difficult to get sometimes reservations as it is small, but yes La Carnicera is a good & cool modern parilla ` If you like the concept of La Carniceria, do not forget visit...

Crystal Lake
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Hotel is located in easy walking distance of many good bars & restaurants. Felt very safe walking at night. Hotel is clean & well maintained. The breakfast is fantastic-great variety & best of all it is fast. Staff was extremely helpful, and knowledge, and went out of their way to insure we had a successful stay!

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

Hola b00g5 ! We want to thank you for staying with us during your stop in Palermo, Buenos Aires . Yes, the good thing about our area in Palermo district is that you have walking distance thinga to enjoy : bistro s, cafeterias, boutique for shopping addicts and easy transportation to take like the line D of subway & a...

Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A wonderful small hotel with a very helpful staff that all that we encountered spoke excellent English. The shuttle service was seamless and the home-cooked breakfasts tasty & substantial. Our room (203) was clean & quiet & perfect for our 2 night stay. All in all we thoroughly recommend this hotel.

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

Dear paulettef374 , We would like to thank for staying with us. It is really nice to hear that you like your room. You have to come back soon, 2 or 3 days are not enough in Buenos Aires city :) Best regards, VAIN TEAm !!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Wonderful little hotel, right in the center of Palermo and central to everything in Buenos Aires. Staff was incredibly helpful (including helping provide information, secure restaurant reservations in advance, and details of local events) and there was a wonderful UNLIMITED breakfast menu with a wide variety of choices every morning, included in the price of the hotel. Would definitely recommend...

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

Dear nicolemariella, Thank you so much for staying at Vain during our Summer season. It is really nice to know that you enjoyed our suggestions as well as our location in Palermo district. If you like to enjoy the local cuisine of each country that you visit, you can take a look on some online website to get some discounts....

Plano, Texas
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Great experience and would stay there again. Staffs are helpful, polite and wonderful. Hotel is very cleaned and location is convenience to coffee shop, bank and public transpiration. They helped arrange airport transfer, booked tango tour, and allowing me to check in early. Thank you again for providing such exceptional services.

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

Hello plan0gal ! We would like to thank you for your kind feedback. It is always nice to hear that a Vain GuesT enjoyed his stay with us. Vain has only 15 rooms to offer early check in or late check out, but if it is possible to make a change and give you a room earlier without no charge,...

Reviewed 3 March 2017

This great boutique hotel is centrally located - close to the hop-on-bus route, tourist attractions and the Jorge Newbery (AEP) airport. The accommodation was very comfortable and clean. The staff were incredibly helpful in organising transport and advising us on the choice of local restaurants. The breakfast was delicious, allowing us to have a great start to the day. Do...

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

Hello Graham H ! Thank you for your nice comment about your stay with us. It is nice to hear that you also enjoyed your Buenos Aires Vain experience ` We really look forward to have you here next year too . 2018 & again on 2019 :) Best regards, VAIN TeaM

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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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: $123 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vain Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Vain Boutique Buenos Aires
Hotel Vain Boutique
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#3 Green Hotel in Buenos Aires
#11 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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