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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,022 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Sunroom, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

Penthouse Suite in the heart of trendy Palermo Soho. Located at Thames and Costa Rica Streets on 7th penthouse level above the traffic/noise. Outstanding views from both sides of the building on seventh floor overlooking the trees and cobblestone streets in quaint Soho. Two balconies, one facing East and one facing West. Lots of light and cross ventilation, in fact, the entire side of the house is totally glass. In cool weather you get both sides o the house filled with natural heat. Large balcony is 32 m2 (350 SF). Condo is total of 95 m2 (1022 SF+/-) with 63 m2 (673 SF) interior. When comparing to alternatives, DON'T BE FOOLED: Most places are very tiny and not as large as this penthouse. Laptop (basic) computer available. Wonderful Yoga setting with yoga mat, lots of sunshine and peaceful setting. In-room safe.

There is a tennis club and gym across the street and a great one about six blocks away next to a huge supermarket.

NOTE: CONTACT OWNER FOR RATE QUOTES BEYOND ONE WEEK. DO NOT DEPEND ON 'RATE QUOTE' IN WEBSITE'S SYSTEM. See rate section below!!

Walking distance (8 blocks)to Subway Plaza Italia station and regional train line. In the heart of the best restaurants and shopping in town. Located on a quiet street with horse-drawn carriages. Only a few blocks from Plaza Serano yet away from the noise. Grocery store, laundry, internet and multiple restaurants, all within one block. This is THE neighborhood you want to stay in and own in if you're a buyer. If you rent somewhere else, you'll be taking a cab here regularly for BA's finest dining.

Excellent home for entertaining guests. Sunny living room has fold out couch/bed to provide semi private area to sleep two for a total of four guests in the finest of linens. Open American style kitchen/dining room with great view. Jacuzzi style tub in master bath. Second bath has shower. One step required and have had wheel chair guests. For handicap needs detail please check January 28, 2013 comments from guest. High speed internet, flat screen TV, nice MP3/CD stereo system, mood lighting. Decor is local art work and very pleasing. Washer and Dryer in unit. In-room safe, cordless telephones with voice-mail, maid service (yet no cleaning fee)and all the furnishings sophisticated travelers demand. Bedroom has 'blackout shade' to make the room totally dark for sleeping-in after those long Argentine nights.

CHECK OUT OUR GUEST'S COMMENTS andd you'll learn why this place is so SPECIAL!! Calendar is always current.

P.S. Beware: The one consistent complaint is that folks enjoy the place so much that they stay in the condo too much and don't get out to see Buenos Aires and Soho enough!

Keywords: Condominium, House, apartment, condo, flat, home, penthouse

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2017

About The Owner

I am a real estate investment advisor living in southern california. This Penthouse is my second home. My manager and I take great pride and enjoyment in providing our guest's with value, fun and transparent dealings with us for their stay at our Penthouse.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2006

Why The Owner chose Buenos Aires

Valentino's is my second home. I love Latin American People and culture. I also love the excitement of big city life, so Buenos Aires combined these two passions for me.

What makes this condo unique

Its all about the location in Palermo Soho. This is my favorite part of Buenos Aires and Valentino's is in the heart of it. There are lots of great areas of BA, however it is easy to just stay in Palermo Soho. I also love the Sycamore tree-lined street of Thames and it's proximity to the subway.

Amenities

Palermo Soho Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1022 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Printer
  • Safe
  • Scanner
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , in room shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted tub , bidet , Excellent Sunset and City View
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) Top Quality Linens, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Belgium Designed quality three position folds flat for queen size bed in Living Room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • sailing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(97 traveler reviews)

Most Reviews in Buenos Aires
average rating of 4.9484534 based on 97 reviews
5

EXCELLENT LOCATION, EXCELLENT APARTMENT

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at Thom's penthouse for a week in March. I had previously stayed there and wanted to show my family from Turkey Buenos Aires and of course, I knew where the best place to stay is! This was my family's very first visit to Argentina and they also told me how wonderful was their stay at Thom's apartment. Guille, the apartment manager was very helpful with every need or inquiry we had during our stay. She arranged our pick up from the airport to the apartment and gave us lots of nice tips on our next destination to Rio de Janerio.

You always feel very much at home at this condo, nicely furnished, with fast internet access and even a mobile phone for your use,. It's clean and comfortable with a huge deck. I truly love staying at this condo and recommend it to anyone who is looking for a great location to best restaurants, shops and entertainment.

Thanks Thom ! We really enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

STILL THE BEST CONDO

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Thom's condo for a month three years ago and we just returned from another monthlong stay. Just as wonderful. It is a special place.

If you read the reviews, you will see that Thom's guests uniformly love and praise the condo. There are many reasons for that. First, Thom is extremely easy to deal with, responsive to all inquiries and honest. Guille is more than helpful (and if you are a newcomer to BA, you will have an immediate sense of security). Myrian cleans well, is honest and nice. Finally, Aldo is responsible and on time to get you to and from the airport.

The condo itself feels, to us, like a home away from home. It is clean, well-furnished, in the best location and COMFORTABLE. As others have mentioned, there are two patios, two bathrooms, a very comfortable bed, and plenty of hot water. It also has other great amenities like lots of closet space, more than enough mirrors, and a direct line to Thom and Guille in the event of a problem (our key broke and Guille was there within minutes to give us another one).

I always feel a little anxiety about renting a place to stay when travelling. If you stay in "the penthouse", you can skip the anxiety step and go directly to happy.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Location Location Location

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my two teenage kids last spring break and loved the apartment and neighborhood. Walked to wonderful coffee house across the street every morning and then around corner to full grocery store with excellent bakery. Walked to dinner every night, so many great restaurants in the area, close to subway, and everything you might need. The apartment itself is in beautiful shape and the large patio was so great for afternoon siestas in the sun. Guille was a tremendous help with getting us checked in and full of good tips about which sights to avoid and where to go.

You will have a wonderful experience in BA in this apartment.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

wonderful apartment in great location

  • 5 of 5

Don`t forget: you are in a lively city that never sleeps, you`ll get some noise from the traffic and you can hear loud music (especially at weekends), because you are close to an entertainment area. So enjoy it. you get a nice apartment, spacious and equipped with all utensils of daily use. showpiece is the terrace, use it as often you can. i spent six weeks in the apartment and had a wonderful time.for sightseeing i was at plaza de mayo within half an hour (12min walk, 13min subte). entertainment area starts round the corner, you find restaurants, bars and shops. a supermarket is one street ahead. who asks for more? Guille, the manager, is very, very helpful and always with a smile on her face. so let all troubles at home and dive into the life of BA.

a hint: don`t miss palacio barolo in av. de mayo 1370! take part in a guided tour ($220) up to the top. it`s an adventure and you are rewarded with great views from the lighthouse.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, very nice and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Great location in Palermo Soho. We walked to dinner every evening. The apartment itself is nicely appointed and comfortable. The pictures are accurate. The weather wasn't good for us so we didn't get to enjoy the lovely terrace but it looks wonderful. And, as others have mentioned, the manager, Guille, is a treasure. Very nice and helpful with all sorts of hints on BA. Ask her about where to go for leather! Thom the owner is also very easy to deal with and helpful. All in all, a very good experience.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and apartment in Palermo Soho

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed a great week in Palermo! The apartment was complete with all the nice amenities needed for a week, quiet balcony for morning coffee, etc. And the location is great - lots of good places to eat, and easy walking to other areas of Palermo. Only downside - eventually one must go home!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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Map

Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Located in heart of best dining in BA
Car: not necessary

Walking distance (8 blocks)to Subway Plaza Italia station and regional train line. In the heart of the best restaurants and shopping in town. Located on a quiet street with horse-drawn carriages. Only a few blocks from Plaza Serano yet away from the noise. Grocery store, laundry, internet and multiple restaurants, all within one block. Best dining area of all BA. This is THE neighborhood you want to stay in and own in if you're a buyer. If you rent somewhere else, you'll be taking a cab here regularly for BA's finest dining.

Other Activities: Shopping, boating

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Rates & Availability

Palermo Soho Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak Season
Nov 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,150
$2,850
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$1,050
$2,350
 

Additional information about rental rates

NO OTHER FEES $0

Three Night Minimum
Peak Season: $1150 per week; $2450 per mo
Low Season: $950 per week; $1950 per mo
NOTE: RATES CAN BE ADJUSTED FOR TIME FRAMES BETWEEN ONE WEEK AND ONE MONTH. In other words, rates vary by length of time. So, two week rate would be between weekly and monthly (on a daily basis).
Long terms rates will be less.
Major holidays may be adjusted upward.
CONTACT FOR EXACT QUOTE

One half of rental rate and deposit at booking and balance 90 days prior to occupancy (some flexibility)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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