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Hotel Lion d'Or

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good44%
  • Average27%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
  • 06 Feb 2017
    “Barely above a backpacker”
  • 05 Jan 2017
    “You get what you pay”
Calle Pacheco de Melo 2019 Recoleta, Buenos Aires C1126AAE Argentina See on map
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Room Service
Free Parking
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

The only redeeming feature of this 'hotel' is its location. It's very close to Recoleta and all the shops. But it is an extremely old building with tiny rooms. The bathroom was very cramped and could hardly move around in it. I've had backpackers that...More

Thank Sandy T
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The location is good. Recoleta is close to many areas of Buenos Aires. You can walk to cemetery as well. However, when I was here, it was December, and I was almost knocked out by heat. The fan was broken (no A/C). Also bathroom which...More

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This hotel is a former Arab embassy. Our room was palatial for a reasonably-priced boutique hotel. I doubt all the rooms are as large as ours was. We loved the location. Many restaurants, stores, sites within walking distance. Most of staff are helpful. Some don't...More

Thank DuaneKelly
Reviewed 14 July 2016

You cannot beat the hotel for its location ..several blocks from the cemetery and great shopping as well as one of the nicest areas of all Buenos Aires. The room was very clean and it was cleaned well every day.Very reasonably priced. Staff was friendly...More

Thank curt m
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

From the warm welcome at reception to the good quality room this was a really pleasant stay in a charming hotel. If I was picky the only issue is the shower in a bath, I would prefer a separate shower cubicle and this could be...More

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Air Conditioning
Price range
US$18 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in Buenos Aires
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Price range
US$18 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in Buenos Aires
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Traveller (38)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
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"Our room on the second floor acing the street was quite large. French doors opened onto a tiny balcony..."
29 Dec 2016
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"Room 104 is very affordable but small"
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"Best location, 5 minutes from the recoleta cementery very safe area and you have to be careful in Buenos..."
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