Historic mansion in Recoleta for 12

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Junín, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina

The Poetry Building is perfect for couples or friends traveling together who want to be close but not on top of each other. Each apartment is located in the historic mansion known as Poetry Building, in the upscale and safe neighborhood of Recoleta.

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The Poetry Building is perfect for couples or friends traveling together who want to be close but not on top of each other. Each apartment is located in the historic mansion known as Poetry Building, in the upscale and safe neighborhood of Recoleta.

The Space

This mix of 6 gorgeous apartments in the Poetry Building is ideal for a group of friends or couples with or without children travelling together. Each apartment is separate from one another and offers it's own fully equipped kitchen and full bathroom. While separate, all units are within the same historic and fully renovated mansion just steps away from your traveling companions.

These 6 particular apartments include:
Open studio: 500 square feet (47m2) including it's own private balcony.
Penthouse: 700 square feet (65m2) with both a private balcony as well as a private terrace.
Junior loft unit: 675 square feet (62 m2) loft unit with upstairs sleeping area and open kitchen with breakfast bar.
Duplex unit: 650 square feet (60m2) with walk-in closet and both full bathroom and toilette.
One Bedroom: 530 square feet (50 square meters) with balcony.
Large One Bedroom: 650 square meters (60m2) with small balcony.

Each apartment (except the penthouse) has it's own pull-out couch which is ideal for couples traveling with their children (this carries an additional cost of $20 per child over 2 years old, per night).

All suites within the building are suited with a local cell phone, a Phillips flat screen televisions, Phillips DVD players, and stereo speakers including iPods with a full library of music for your enjoyment. Free, reliable, Hi-speed WI-FI runs throughout each of the buildings apartments and covers its shared common spaces.

You will be choosing to not only stay in a beautiful apartment but you will have the use of a stunning building and it's luxuries. It is firmly rooted in Argentina's history as the former mansion of one of it’s most revered and famous families, Familia Peralta Ramos. The original elegance and charm of the building has been left intact, while we have fashioned the interior to not only meet, but surpass modern demands.

Guest Access

Guests will have access to our large open reception area, our common outdoor terrace, open year round which can be used for wine events or other private gatherings, with dipping pool, outdoor shower & sun lounge chairs. Additionally, our guests are welcome to have a picnic on our rooftop organic vegetable garden and pick from that season's offerings.

Interaction with Guests

Our multi-lingual concierge (fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese) and property management office is located on the ground floor and we are there every day of the week to answer any general questions you have, give you recommendations on activities inside the city, make reservations, and help you with any issues that may arise during your stay with us.

Our policies are:
Privacy without solitude
Luxury without stuffiness or attitude
And assistance without intrusiveness

The Neighborhood

Recoleta is Buenos Aires’ most desired, safe, elegant and architecturally significant neighborhood, surrounded by parks, cafes, restaurants, and shopping. It is centrally located between historical San Telmo and up and coming Palermo. The famous Recoleta cemetary and Recoleta Mall is located 4 blocks away. Shopping on Santa Fe Avenue is just 1 1/2 blocks from our building.
There are several cafes and restaurants within one block of the building. There is a very nice and large grocery store one block away. Additionally there is a laundromat 1/2 block away that within the same day will wash, dry and fold your clothes very inexpensively.

Getting around

Public transportation is very close and simple. There are bus stops within a block of the building. The subway (D line) is just 5 blocks away. Additionally, taxis are inexpensive and plentiful.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Accommodates: 12
Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 6.5
Beds: 6
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Cleaning Fee: $15
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Cancellation: Strict
  • The Poetry Building is a wonderful stay. Great location, beautiful rooms and helpful staff. The location is excellent with easy access to la Recoleta, restaurants and cafes. We really enjoyed staying in this elegant and easy oasis.

    January 2013
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Hi! I'm Irina from Buenos Aires city. I´ve studied Tourism & Hotel Management, so I would love to help you while your visiting Buenos Aires and staying with us at Poetry Building. We hope to see you among our guest!
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