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This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and galleries and morphs into a street fair on weekends.
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Reviewed yesterday

Walking or driving in the area is well worth any time you have to explore the top sites in Buenos Aries. Loved the architecture and European flavor.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dekalbill
Reviewed 3 days ago

I love this District,one of the most elegants in Town.Relax and have a drink on the Terraces ,under the trees of LA BIELA Cafeteria.After visiting the Recoleta Cemetery. An open Air Museum,in the City Center. And let time pass by....

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ricardo A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have traveled a few times to Buenos Aires, and after visiting all the tour places, I believe that now Recoleta is the best location to stay in the city. It is very easy to get to most important areas, and you have access to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank adalberk
Reviewed 5 days ago

During the early 20th. century, Buenos Aires used to be called "the Paris of Latinamerica" and this was not only because of the european inmigration of those years, but because of the french architecture of the traditional buildings. Recoleta has always been a traditional and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank VelvetBulldozer
Reviewed 6 days ago

We actually stayed in Recoleta, and found it to be pretty, quiet, walkable, reachable, and delicious. Aside from the cemetery and other landmarks, you pretty much have everything at your feet. There are plenty of options to eat, the turist bus stop is next to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lia H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Terrific rented apartment in the middle of Recoleta . Our family loved the neighborhood with its stylish buildings and nice cafes , restaurants and parks

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Oyamacho10
Reviewed 6 days ago

A great place to walk around. From the tomb of Eva Peron to the excellent restautants to the market on Sunday. You will enjoy it.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank cariocalight
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I had a two-day layover in Buenos Aires before heading to El Chalten. We researched the city and decided on the Recoletta area to spend our time. I would absolutely suggest this to anyone!! There is plenty to do around La Recoleta...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jhoover0629
Reviewed 6 days ago

This cemetery is a must see to see the tombs from the family in the area including Evita Peron who was the Presidents wife who was all for the people of Argentina.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ronrayyoung1956
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have never seen a cemetery like this before. Many fascinating crypts, worth to check it out. Make sure you check the cemetery map at the entrance so you can find e.g. Eva Peron (Evita) easily

Date of experience: January 2019
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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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20 January 2018|
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Response from travelling_circus637 | Reviewed this property |
There is very little that is authentic about any of the shows. The tango here is over commercialised and lacks all attractiveness. Don't waste your money
14 December 2017|
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Response from 8MikeM | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Joseph M and in general found I could get a turnaround time of about 6 hours
12 March 2016|
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Response from suraleh | Reviewed this property |
If you want tango, or younger, confiteria ideal on suipacha and corrientes . But call first, they are going through changes. Tango is early, disco/ club is later