Alvear Icon

Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires and the Pampas, Argentina

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  • Modern, elegant rooms, with bespoke furniture and far reaching views of the city or river

  • Excellent amenities, including a wide range of restaurants, bars and spa facilities

  • The outdoor pool is one of just a handful in Buenos Aires of a good size

  • An excellent choice for return visitors to the city or those looking for extensive facilities

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Buenos Aires is a year round destination, spring and autumn (October/November and April/May) being the most pleasant. It can be hot and humid in the peak summer months of January and February. Winter is usually pretty mild.

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Located in the buzzing industrial heart of Puerto Madero, Alvear Icon is a contemporary city hotel with excellent facilities and one of the best outdoor pools in Buenos Aires.

With excellent amenities and offering a high level of comfort in a contemporary setting, Alvear Icon is ideal for return visitors to the city. Situated in Puerto Madero, the industrial centre, it is surrounded by the shimmering glass of the city’s high rises and enjoys far reaching views of Buenos Aires.

The 159 rooms and suites are elegant, with exclusively designed furniture, and rich textures and colours creating an inviting and stylish space, with impressive views of the city or river. Egyptian cotton bed linens, marble bathrooms and high-end amenities add to the sense of exclusivity.

Alvear Icon offers an extensive range of dining options, from the relaxed garden courtyard of Sunny Yard, to the city views of Kayla and the innovative menu of Glitter, South America’s first deluxe glatt kosher restaurant. For evening cocktails in a hip setting, try Crystal bar, while the refined Lobby Bar is ideal for a pre-dinner drink.

High above the city, the spa and fitness centre enjoy excellent facilities, rivaled only by the views. Alongside a heated swimming pool with retractable roof, it also boasts a sauna, steam room, Scottish shower and yoga room. In the summer, the good-sized outdoor pool is one of just a handful in Buenos Aires for soaking up the Argentine sun.

For those on a second visit to the city, or looking for extensive facilities in a contemporary setting, Alvear Icon is an excellent choice.

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The Alvear Icon features 159 graceful rooms and suites. All room types have complimentary WiFi access, Egyptian cotton bed linens, 24 hour room service, 24 hour Clef D'Or concierge service, safe box, luggage storage, access to the outdoor heated pool and access to the Business Centre.


From the well-equipped wellness centre to the treatment rooms of the spa, the Alvear Icon is home to some of the best hotel facilities of the city. The impressive selection of bars and restaurants cater to every taste, both in cuisine and design, with views to match.


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Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires and the Pampas, Argentina

Situated on the banks of the Río de la Plata River in Puerto Madero, Alvear Icon is a 45 minute drive from Ministro Pistarini International Airport.

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