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Spacious, 3bd/3bth, Luxurious and Centrally Located, Special Rates Dec and Jan

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Colonial-style family room leads through the archway to the formal living and dining room.

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Last updated: 10/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Downtown apartment description

A unique opportunity to live the full Buenos Aires experience of old-world elegance and luxury but with every modern convenience right in the middle of town.

This very large (190 m2; approx 2,000 sq.ft.) apartment revolves around a plant-filled Spanish-tiled courtyard with a built-in parrilla and large enough to dine, relax and enjoy the open air. The Spanish colonial style family room with wet bar has an over-sized couch to watch TV or listen to music with surround sound.

The living-dining room has two balconies facing another elegant French-style building. Its classical elegant furnishings and chandelier complement a large fireplace. An office off the living room has a balcony which provides bright light. It has a PC, Internet, Wi-Fi, laser printer and a 21” monitor. The room is also fully equipped to serve as a guest room with a couch and a Murphy bed with a quality mattress.

The spacious master suite, which also opens onto the Spanish courtyard, is handsomely appointed. It has a large marble bathroom, separate woman’s make-up area and a walk-in closet/dressing room. Upstairs is a second, loft-style bedroom with a private bath. A third downstairs bath has a deep Jacuzzi. The fully-equipped gourmet kitchen includes a dishwasher and clothes washer and dryer..

The apartment is located in the Tribunales area and a few meters from Corrientes with its many restaurants, theaters and nightlife. The Florida street shopping district and the elegant shops of Recoleta are only a short walk away. Three metro lines within one to three blocks provide easy access to other popular neighborhoods like Palermo, Recoleta and Belgrano.

With the obelisk two blocks away and the Colon Theater only three blocks away, few apartments in Buenos Aires offer this type of luxury in the center of town at this reasonable rate. Nothing has been spared to make your stay comfortable and relaxing.

The space is fully air conditioned. A Sony sound system provides excellent listening throughout the courtyard and the main rooms. Egyptian cotton linens and goose down comforters and pillows together with a high quality mattress assure a good night’s sleep.

All five elegant chandeliers have dimmers to create atmospheric lighting in every room. Fine oriental carpets cover the beautiful hardwood floors. Maid service is available during your stay at a modest fee at your convenience.


Keywords: Spacious with all modern conveniences

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Old-fashoned Birdcage elevator

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking allowed in outdoor patio...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

            Deep jecuzzi with shower...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Extra large glassed in shower stall...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • wet bar in family room, central, open Spanish style courtyard with large parrilla...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Many guide books for Argentina and Buenos Aires...moreless

              • CD Player
              • Stereo
              • Television

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Swimming

                      Dining

                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 10 people

                      General

                      • Garage:

                        Parking garage next door for fee...moreless

                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Everything you need....moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Refrigerator

                      Outside

                      • Balcony:

                        (3) Off living room, dining area and den...moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        beautifully tiled, Mediterranian-style patio...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Jetted Tub
                           

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                          5 night min stay
                          $175
                          $1,200 $3,600
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                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Taxes Included

                          Notes:

                          These are special rates for 2-4 people during the holiday season. Rates for 5-6 people may be higher, depending on the number of bedrooms used.

                          $200 deposit in personal check or money order required to hold reservation. Total amount due in cash upon arrival. Deposit returned in cash upon departure (minus any damages).


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                          Last updated: 10/16/2014
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                          Location

                          Located in the theatre district and three blocks from the Teatro Colon; major shopping, transportation and restaurant nearby

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2006

                          About the owner: We are retired professors who visited Buenos Aires and fell in love with the city and decided to retire there. We restored a 2000 sq ft century-old apartment to its former glory, respecting its architectural integrity but incorporating every modern convenience. We live there four months of the year, and we like to share it with like-minded people when we're away. We enjoy getting to know our tenants before they arrive to help orient them in Buenos Aires and its environs.

                          Why the Owner Chose Downtown:
                          We live in Manhattan, so we have become accostumed to the hussle and bussle of the big city and to having everything at our fingertips. We wanted the same environment in Buenos Aires, so we settled on the Tribunales area, which has three Metro lines connecting us to every other part of the city. We feel we made a excellent decision.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                          As patrons of the arts, we were attracted to Buenos Aires' world-class arts infrastructure with its ballet, opera, concerts and live theater. Our apartment is located just off Corrientes Avenue, the city's main theater district. We enjoy having cafes throughout the city so we can stop when we're tired and have a cup of coffee and rest before continuing our journey. We also enjoy good food at reasonable prices, and you can't beat Buenos Aires in that category. Our apartment is surrounded by literally hundreds of restaurants of every price range and cuisine. Inside our apartment we mostly enjoy its spaciousness with many comfortable nooks. We have a large circle of friends, and our apartment is perfect for entertaining. When the weather permits we dine in the open Spanish courtyard to the sound of singing birds. On cold nights we snuggle in front of our fireplace. We make our cocktails in the family room with its wet bar and ice machine. Or we just sit to watch TV, read or listen to music in surround sound.


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english, spanish

                           

                          Photos

                          • Colonial-style family room leads through the archway to the formal living and dining room.

                            Colonial-style family room leads through the archway to the formal living and dining room.

                          • Elegant entry foyer.  Door leads to Spanish patio.

                            Elegant entry foyer. Door leads to Spanish patio.

                          • Street view from balconies

                            Street view from balconies

                          • Detail of rich decorative features of the apartment.  Door at right opens to balcony facing the street.

                            Detail of rich decorative features of the apartment. Door at right opens to balcony facing the street.

                          • Family room with TV, stereo system, wet bar and icemaker, opens onto patio

                            Family room with TV, stereo system, wet bar and icemaker, opens onto patio

                          • Master bedroom with sitting area and desk.

                            Master bedroom with sitting area and desk.

                          • Large marble master shower with walk-in dressing room and closet.

                            Large marble master shower with walk-in dressing room and closet.

                          • Private loft bathroom.

                            Private loft bathroom.

                          • Galley kitchen with dishwasher, clothes washer and wall oven.  Winding stairs at rear lead to loft bedroom.

                            Galley kitchen with dishwasher, clothes washer and wall oven. Winding stairs at rear lead to loft bedroom.

                          • Murphy bed when opened.  Has queen mattress and ample living space.

                            Murphy bed when opened. Has queen mattress and ample living space.

                          • Grilling on the outdoor parrilla

                            Grilling on the outdoor parrilla

                          • Formal living room leads to colonial-style family room with large French doors that open onto the Spanish patio.

                            Formal living room leads to colonial-style family room with large French doors that open onto the Spanish patio.

                          • Living room-dining room with gas fireplace.

                            Living room-dining room with gas fireplace.

                          • View of Spanish patio/courtyard from loft.

                            View of Spanish patio/courtyard from loft.

                          • Formal living /dining area with gas fireplace; table opens to seat eight.

                            Formal living /dining area with gas fireplace; table opens to seat eight.

                          • Large master bedroom.  Door at rear leads to master bath and dressing room.

                            Large master bedroom. Door at rear leads to master bath and dressing room.

                          • Master bath with antique vanity and sink.

                            Master bath with antique vanity and sink.

                          • Upstairs loft bedroom with full marble bath, internet and wifi access

                            Upstairs loft bedroom with full marble bath, internet and wifi access

                          • Third bathroom with deep jacuzzi tub.

                            Third bathroom with deep jacuzzi tub.

                          • Office/den with Murphy bed.  Art deco furniture and marble floors.

                            Office/den with Murphy bed. Art deco furniture and marble floors.

                          • Open, outdoor, tiled patio with authentic parrilla (Argentine Barbecue grill)

                            Open, outdoor, tiled patio with authentic parrilla (Argentine Barbecue grill)

                          • Our English/Spanish speaking property managers, Varme and Roberto.

                            Our English/Spanish speaking property managers, Varme and Roberto.

                          VRBO #225017

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Thursday, October 16, 2014

                          $175 per night (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

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                          Minimum stay: 5 nights
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                          Speaks: english, spanish
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