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Vain Boutique Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$185*
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend the wonderful Vain hotel. The staff are amazing, and the breakfast is divine, plentiful, and made to order! The area is great for walking around Palermo-Soho, and an easy stroll to one of main metro lines and all the bus lines you could need. I'll definitely stay at Vain the next time I'm in bsas!

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

Hello Mr David T ! Thank you for your nice comment left here. It is always nice to hear that our guests enjoy their stay in Buenos Aires with us. Yes, we really hope to have you here in your future stay in the South. p.s: you can also use public transportation to visit Delta of Tigre ( metro line...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 5 nights as a base to explore the city and attend a friend's wedding. Staff could not have been more helpful, happy to book taxis, give advice, answer any questions. Highlight was the breakfast, really generous portions and extensive choice. They have a lovely roof deck which is a nice bonus. Overall a very relaxed vibe. The location...

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

Hello catho333 ! We would like to thank you for choosing us on your special trip to Southamerica . It is nice to hear that you like Vain s all you can eat breakfast ( it is holidays, so enjoy life) and our roof top area. If you like the area atmosphere, you can go one afteroon on your next...

Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely hotel. Very peaceful and amazingly helpful staff. Really good breakfasts with lots of choice and good coffee too.Very clean with nice outdoor roof area. Lots of really good restaurants in the area - we would definitely use it again.

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

Hola UnA-productions ! Thank you so much for your nice comment about your stay at Vain in Palermo. It is nice to know that you like the Vain mood, a small boutique hotel on a quiet area in Palermo Soho. After a nice day exploring Buenos Aires, it is nice to relax on our lounge on the afternoon. We hope...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

charming place and Ariano, the night concierge, welcomed us with simpatia, and personaly prepared a small and charming breakfast table at five a.m. before we had to leave for the airport! Quite a surprise!

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

Hello R S ! We would like to thank you for staying with us. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay as well as the night Recepcionist welcome. We really hope to have you here again soon. All the best for you on this May. Best regards, VAIN Team

Paris, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vain is in a very convenient area in Palermo, they have a great breakfast and a nice rooftop area. They were extremely helpful and even found a place for me to play tennis. Great value and clean, clean, clean.

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

Hello markea2017 ! We would like to thank you for staying with us. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed your visit to BA as much as possible. We are an sport country, but football is our passion, so next time you can try to playing it one afternoon. We really look forward to have you here again soon....

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We recently had 5 nights at this hotel and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is well located in Palermo, with lots of cafes, bars and restaurants you can walk to easily. The hotel is vibrant with comfortable common areas to use. The breakfast was great with plenty of choices and good service, but the standout is really the staff,...

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

Hello Mvwillo! Thank you so much for staying with us on April. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed our location in Palermo. If you come back on winter, you might find some new options on our menu to keep on enjoying the Buenos Aires morning. All Standard rooms (except 1) are located on the ground floor as you...

Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Wow - what a great hotel! The renovations of an old building were top notch and we enjoyed the charm of an old building with modern comfort and conveniences. But what makes Vain a gem is the service. From the owner on down to the cleaning staff, everyone is friendly and attentive. We are in BsAs for a couple of...

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

Hello Kerry D ! We would like to thank you for visiting us. It is nice to read that you enjoyed your hospitality at Buenos Aires city, the heart of porteño s life :) Vain has only 15 rooms to maintain that house style, so sometimes change rooms can be dificcult. We hope to have your here again soon. Enjoy...

London
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I loved everything about this hotel. The rooms were stylish, the breakfasts were delicious, and everyone at reception was incredibly helpful. The location is within walking distance of great restaurants and bars, and it was good value for money too. I speak not in vain.

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

Dear Kiklets , Thank you for visiting us. We are glad to hear that you like our style as well as our service. Yes, this area of Palermo is really convenient. It is still a neighborhood with pharmacy and small markets, but with a lot of great restaurnts + shopping area. We look forward to have you here next summer...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed this comfortable boutique hotel with its lovely welcome drinks, delicious breakfast, comfortable rooms and personalized service, right in the heart of the hip and walkable Palermo neighborhood. Their roof terrace is a comfortable place to relax after a day exploring BA. Staff is attentive and strives to give personalized service and recommendations for places to...

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

Good morning, Birgit S ! We would like to thank you for staying with us last month. We are glad to read that you like our service as well as your room. It is also nice to hear that the couple enjoy our district known as Palermo Soho ( this area of Palermo was famous before as Palermo Viejo). If...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stayed here for one night only (wished it was more) at the end of our South American trip before flying home. The hotel is in a great location in the Palermo Soho area, a trendy part of town, where you will be spoiled for choice with many restaurants and bars nearby. It was a 130 Argentinian peso taxi ride from...

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

Hello Sydneysider888 ! Hello Australia ! Thank you so much for such a nice comment about your stay with us in Palermo district. It is nice to read that you like our breakfast, your room and the vaiN Team. Yes, our area in Palermo has a great location in the city - walking distance from the metro to go to...

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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: €78 - €206 (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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“Off street rooms are quieter but do not have windows”
markea2017, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Worth spending on a bigger room.”
Kiklets, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Senior rooms have root top views. Others look out onto a corridor but there is plenty of natural light.”
Foodie52Brighton, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Fifteen rooms of various sizes”
  • Nearby Japanese garden
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“I stayed in three rooms and they all were very restful and relaxing after traveling.”
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