Recoleta Apartment Arenales St.

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Arenales, Buenos Aires, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, Argentina

The Space

Check in time is flexible if there are no guests checking out the same day. The same for the check out. Please ask before booking!

Apartment:

Located in Arenales and Pueyrredon, this amazing apartment is just a few blocks from the Recoleta Village. It is very spacious, over 861 sq. feet (80 sq. meters). This apartment gets plenty of sunlight throughout the day. It is on the 10th floor which is the highest floor in the building. The views are amazing from the apartment and there is a big balcony.
The bedroom has a double size bed and plenty of storage space. Complete bathroom and kitchen (refrigerator with freezer - microwave oven, dishes, kitchenware). There is a separate office area in the back with a futon (it is not a second room).
Flat-screen TV - Cable TV - Wi Fi - Telephone with local calls included. A/C in bedroom only.
Towels & linens are included.

Neighbourhood:

Just one block from Pueyrredon Av. Close to supermarkets, coffee shops, restaurants, banks as well as deli’s, dry cleaners near by. Next to public transportation, subway staion (line B, Pueyrredon Station) is one block from the apt.
Cementery of Recoleta is 7 blocks, also the green areas of Libertador Av. Most hot-spots are within walking distance and cabs are right outside the door.

Buenos Aires has a large network of buses, locally called "Colectivos". There are 144 lines, each one identified with a number and different colors. The ticket is paid on the bus with coins or with SUBE card, wich can be charged at kioscos. Check on internet how to use public transport:
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We welcome your questions and comments :)

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Weekly Price: $390 /week
Monthly Price: $990 /month
Security Deposit: $250
Cleaning Fee: $25
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • Eugenia was terrific at getting the rental of this apartment to happen.Once we arrived in B.A.,she greeted us at the apt. and answered all my questions and offered tips about shopping in the area,etc.The apart. is very bright and airy, in a relatively quiet ,mostly residential nieghborhood.The metro (line D )is only a block away.There's a supermarket,money exchange, lots of laundromats,restaurants,etc. in the inmediate vicinity.The best fresh pasta store in B.A. is on the same block as the apt.Start boiling the water.

    February 2012
  • We had a great time staying at Eugenia's place. She was very prompt responding to all our queries and extremely pleasant to deal with. She also had some great restaurant recommendations which made it nice a easy to settle into the neighborhood. The apartment was as described and everything worked well.

    January 2012
  • Eugenia is a fantastic host- very friendly and willing to help in anyway possible! The apartment is lovely, you could not ask for a better location, close to everything, safe, and very near to transportation. This apartment has a beautiful view and is wonderfully decorated and very comfortable. Furthermore, the second day Eugenia had new couch cushions put in to the apartment- very comfortable =) I would highly recommend renting from Eugenia if you get the chance, she is very accommodating and a great person-Thanks Eugenia =D!

    September 2011
  • There were many good things about our 8 day stay in this apartment from 18-25 April 2011.

    First, Eugenia is a really lovely person whose smile is just as big and warm in person as in her photograph. Her spoken and written English is also very good. And she was prompt in all her dealings with us. We sent her a few emails when we were deciding on the apartment and she got back to us quickly each time. And she was on time both for the check-in and check-out.

    Second, the apartment is in a really good area that really grew on us during the week. It's probably technically Barrio Norte not Recoleta, which for us actually was a good thing. The heart of Recoleta is a bit too chi-chi (think Double Bay in Sydney) for us. Barrio Norte feels more authentic with lots of hole-in-the-wall cafes and shops filled with locals. Plus it's a short 3-5 minute stroll to the train station and only a 20-25 peso taxi ride to Palermo Soho.

    Third, the apartment is fairly quiet with an old style but reliable elevator, and a door man (not flash, just a guy who sits at a card table, which seems to be a common feature of modest apartment blocks in the area).

    The two main down sides are:

    First, the couch is plastic and rock hard. You can only walk around so long before you need to collapse on the couch to recharge. This couch makes you want to get back on those tired feet. The mattress is also similarly uncomfortable.

    Second, there was a recurring and sometimes overpowering stench of sewage that would periodically surprise us in the bathroom when we showered or ran the tap. We never thought to phone Eugenia about it because there's a similar stench in the Pueyerredon train station near by, so we figured it was something common to the whole area, not specific to the apartment. But when we were checking out Eugenia had a plumber over, suggesting it was something that's on her radar. I'd recommend checking with her whether the problem has been resolved.

    Overall, we found the apartment good value for money and even stayed an extra day. But being as you get what you pay form, don't expect luxury.

    April 2011
  • Wonderful location, beautifully decorated and comfortable flat. Eugenia is lovely. Thank you!

    April 2011
  • I spent three weeks in Buenos Aires in Februrary 2011 learning to tango and eating a lot of delicious steaks. The apartment was everything I needed, and is in a great neighborhood with hundreds of cafes, restaurants, bookstores, and shops. La Cocina on the corner has great empanadas and the nearby opera-house-turned-bookstore/cafe is beautiful. You can even call the snack shop across the street and they'll deliver coffee or anything else to the apartment.

    It's not a big neighborhood for bars and clubs and milongas, but it's only one block from the Subte (subway) station and taxis come by every 30 seconds. Taxis to Palermo, San Telmo, or anywhere are only 20 pesos (US$5) and 15 minutes, which is what we did every night.

    The apartment is a modern-looking one-bedroom, just as described. A friend stayed with me for a week, and the "office" made a serviceable temporary second bedroom; the lack of air conditioning in that room wasn't a problem but the lack of window blinds made it hard to sleep in after staying out till 5am. The doorman was very friendly but seldom around.

    Eugenia was very helpful, suggesting nearby restaurants, arranging a local cell phone for me and a ride from the airport, and meeting me exactly when she said she would to check out and return the security deposit. I'd definitely rent from her again.

    March 2011
  • Very nice experience, best rent experience thanks to Eugenia and Mariano Aguerreberry!!

    August 2013
  • This is the second apartment that we rented from Eugenia. She was incredibly helpful and flexible in arranging the rental at the last minute. The apartment itself was just as lovely as the photos: clean, spacious and perfectly located (easy access to main shopping street, public transit, and restaurants). Eugenia was always quick to respond by phone or email to make sure everything was ok, give recommendations, etc. Her mom even pitched in to make sure we could check in and check out at convenient times.

    December 2012
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Hola! Somos Eugenia y Mariano y vivimos en Buenos Aires. Te invitamos a ver los departamentos que manejamos! Sentite libre de preguntarnos lo que necesites acerca de los apartamentos y sobre Buenos Aires. Podemos sugerirte restaurantes, shows y lugares para conocer en Buenos Aires. Nuestro principal objetivo es brindar un hogar lindo, limpio y donde todo funcione perfectamente. Durante tu estadía estaremos en contacto para lo que necesites a través de los mails y el teléfono. Disfruten su estadía!! Eugenia y Mariano ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hi! We are Eugenia and Mariano and we live in Buenos Aires. We invite you to visit the apartments we have listed! Feel free to ask any questions you have, about the apartments and about Buenos Aires. We can suggest restaurants, shows and spots in Buenos Aires. Our main concern is to provide a nice, clean and fully working home to our guests. We are fully reachable during your stay for any concerns. Enjoy your stay!! Eugenia and Mariano
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