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Up Congreso Hotel

3.0 star property
3-star hotel, convenient to Teatro Colon

8.2/10 Very good

280 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
  • 24/7 front desk
Montevideo 86, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, 1019
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Elevator
  • Soundproofed rooms

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In El Centro
  • Obelisco - 16 min walk
  • Palermo Soho - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Buenos Aires (AEP-Aeroparque Jorge Newbery) - 24 min drive
  • Ministro Pistarini Intl. Airport (EZE) - 45 min drive
  • Buenos Aires September 11 Station - 20 min walk
  • Buenos Aires Corrientes Station - 29 min walk
  • Buenos Aires Belgrano Station - 30 min walk
  • Saenz Pena Station - 5 min walk
  • Congress Station - 5 min walk
  • Uruguay Station - 8 min walk

About this property

Up Congreso Hotel

3-star hotel in the heart of El Centro
Near Obelisco, Up Congreso Hotel provides everything you need. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Additional perks include:
  • Luggage storage, an elevator, and smoke-free premises
  • A front desk safe, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Concierge services
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the location
Room features
All guestrooms at Up Congreso Hotel include comforts such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes.
More amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with bidets and shower/tub combinations
  • 32-inch TVs with cable channels
  • Heating, housekeeping, and desks


English, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 42 rooms
  • Arranged over 8 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - 11:00 AM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 16
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 16


  • One child (2 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms (speed: 25+ Mbps)


  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk


  • Elevator


  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi (speed of 25+ Mbps)
  • Phone


  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • 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 0.50 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 check-out for all residents of Argentina. Travelers 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 traveler will also be subject to the national VAT (21%).

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Hotel River
River Hotel Buenos Aires
River Hotel
Up Congreso Hotel Hotel
Up Congreso Hotel Buenos Aires
Up Congreso Hotel Hotel Buenos Aires

Frequently asked questions

Does Up Congreso Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Up Congreso Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Up Congreso Hotel?
As of 28 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Up Congreso Hotel on 4 October 2022 start from NZ$107, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Up Congreso Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Up Congreso Hotel?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Up Congreso Hotel?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Up Congreso Hotel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Up Congreso Hotel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 11:00 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Up Congreso Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Puerto Madero Casino (6-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Up Congreso Hotel and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Teatro Colon (0.8 mi) and Obelisco (0.8 mi), along with Buenos Aires Metropolitan Cathedral (1 mi) and Plaza de Mayo (1.1 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near Up Congreso Hotel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include La Americana (4-min walk), Chiquilín (4-min walk), and Lalo de Buenos Aires (4-min walk).
What's the area around Up Congreso Hotel like?
Up Congreso Hotel is a short 5-minute walk from Saenz Pena Station and 16 minutes' walk from Teatro Colon. Travelers love the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Great location
Eric, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

I really enjoyed my stay at the hotel, the staff was extremely friendly and helpful with any request we had. The area is perfect to walk and have lots of public transport nearby. I will defenetly stay there again
Nadia A, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

It was close to many plces we wanted to see. Staff were helpful. Some good restaurnts nearby.
2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Vesselin, 2-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Good value; near main avenues; older rooms but pretty comfy. Great shower!
1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Decent stay for a short layover. Location wise is ok, 20min walk towards major attraction.
1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

14-night trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Best value for money, excellent location, very friendly and professional staff.
ItzhakVulej, 15-night family trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

8/10 Very good

JOHN, 4-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nice hotel close to shops and centre of town
I found staying at the hotel quite convenient to access all parts of the city The staff were fantastic.I also appreciated the fact that it is an adults only hotel in view of tranquillity.
9-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review