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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
402 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Business Services

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationGalerias Pacifico3 min walk
Popular LocationLavalle Street6 min walk
Popular LocationPlaza San Martin8 min walk
AirportBuenos Aires (EZE-Ministro Pistarini Intl.)26 min drive

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About this area

Buenos Aires

Located in Buenos Aires's Retiro neighbourhood, Principado Downtown is in the city centre and near the airport. Teatro Colon and Centro Cultural Kirchner are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Plaza de Mayo and Obelisco. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Luna Park or La Bombonera.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Florida Street - 1 min walk
  • Galerias Pacifico - 3 min walk
  • Lavalle Street - 6 min walk
  • Plaza San Martin - 8 min walk
  • Gran Rex Theatre - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • San Martin Station - 7 min walk
  • Buenos Aires Cordoba Station - 8 min walk
  • AirportBuenos Aires (EZE-Ministro Pistarini Intl.) - 26 min drive

Restaurants

  • Café Martínez - 3 min walk
  • Dora - 4 min walk
  • Matias - 4 min walk
  • Las Nazarenas - 5 min walk
  • Chiuso Ristorante - 5 min walk

About this property

Principado Downtown

4-star Buenos Aires hotel in Retiro, walk to Galerias Pacifico
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, a 24-hour business centre and 24-hour room service. All 99 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include minibars and flat-screen TVs.
Principado Downtown offers 99 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited parking spaces
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Corner/local shop

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 1 meeting room
  • Conference space (969 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Renovated entire property – October 2016
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 11:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 1 July 2020 to 31 October 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
  • The 21% national VAT (value-added tax) is not included in the price, and may be charged at the property upon check-out for all citizens of Argentina. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport and pay for the services rendered with a non-Argentine credit card or via bank transfer from another country. This tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days. In the case of cancelled bookings, the cancellation penalties paid by the traveller will also be subject to the national VAT (21%).

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Nearby parking fee: USD 10 per day (open 6:00 AM to midnight)
  • Late check-out fee: 50 per cent of room rate (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Principado Downtown Hotel Buenos Aires
Hotel Principado Buenos Aires
Principado
Principado Buenos Aires
Principado Hotel Buenos Aires
Principado Downtown Buenos Aires
Principado Downtown Hotel
Principado Downtown Buenos Aires
Principado Downtown Hotel Buenos Aires

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Principado Downtown and receive a full refund?
Yes, Principado Downtown offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Principado Downtown cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Principado Downtown pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Principado Downtown?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Principado Downtown?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 11:00 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Principado Downtown?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a 50% fee (subject to availability).
Where is Principado Downtown located?
Located in Retiro, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Galerias Pacifico and Plaza San Martin. Teatro Colon and Centro Cultural Kirchner are also within 15 minutes. San Martin Station is 7 minutes by foot and Florida Station is 9 minutes.
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Modern, clean and comfortable with central downtown location
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Excellent
Great location, staff super friendly and helpfull, breakfast was excellent, room spatious and clean. The only downside was the pillows were not uncomfortable, very stiff!
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Property is located in an excellent location convenient to shopping and restaurants and close to domestic airport and cruise terminal
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Great location in downtown. Very friendly staff. Nice rooms with balcony.
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Gorgeous facility, clean and fresh in great location. My only complaint was that the desk had little information of tours, and local activities.
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

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