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Principado Downtown

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

Overview of Principado Downtown

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Principado Downtown

4 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Paraguay 481, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, C1057AAC

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationObelisco16 min walk
  • Popular LocationCasa Rosada17 min walk
  • Popular LocationPlaza de Mayo18 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.

What's nearby

  • Galerias Pacifico - 3 min walk
  • Plaza San Martin - 8 min walk
  • Obelisco - 16 min walk
  • Casa Rosada - 17 min walk
  • Plaza de Mayo - 18 min walk

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • La Barra - 2 min walk
  • Restaurante El Federal - 2 min walk
  • Tancat - 2 min walk
  • The Kilkenny - 3 min walk
  • El Salmon - 3 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. Additionally, a snack bar/deli, a rooftop terrace and a 24-hour business centre are on-site. 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.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking
  • On-site parking options include a carport
  • Off-site parking within 328 ft (USD 10 per day), from 6:00 AM to midnight

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

  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 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
  • Conference space (969 square feet)
  • A meeting room

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 (select rooms)
  • 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
  • Bed sheets

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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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: 50 per cent of room rate

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 planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities

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 at the property

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 checkout for all residents of Argentina. Travellers 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.

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 (328 ft away; 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

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

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 167 out of 405 reviews
5 - Excellent 41%
Rating 4 - Good. 182 out of 405 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 38 out of 405 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 9 out of 405 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 405 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Modern, clean and comfortable with central downtown location
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
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
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020