Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Buenos Aires

Cocktail Shaking
Let the city's finest barmen show you how to shake and stir. 
La Becasina Delta
A truly idyllic paradise; spend the day swimming sipping cocktails and sleeping.
Ilatina
An unusual and slightly exotic mix Latin American and Colombian Caribbean cuisine that is really worth a visit
Melia Recoleta Plaza
Providing comfort and chic mod-cons this hotel is an ideal base to explore the barrio.
Roxy
Roxy is a typical student-night out: expect cheesy music and cheap beer.
Plaza San Martin
Possibly one of the most attractive squares in the city, Plaza San Martin pays homage to one of South America's greatest liberators.
Rubia y Negra
Do not be put off by the tourists; locals still flock here for post-supper cocktails.
Angelina
This lovely little spot offers a fantastic menu of hot and cold snacks.
Esplendor El Calafate
Think immaculately designed rustic chic sheep's skin stools and antlers on the walls.
Bahrein
A late-night option for those who like to party hard.
Sudestada
Join an off duty crowd of glamorous portenos tucking into curries and spring rolls.
Ink
Ideal for a warm-up drink and dance pop in to see the fabulously plastic crowd.
Rugby
With an up-and-coming national team (the Pumas) a match at either of the BA's two stadiums will be a fun day out.
The Cocker
The fascinating owners have created an intimate welcoming and stylish atmosphere.
Piegari
Piegari is the pick of the bunch in Recoleta - for both fun and food.
Voulezbar
Voulezbar has wonderfully long opening hours and is always packed with a young crowd.
Design Suites
The original boutique hotel in BA Design Suites retains a fiercely loyal hip clientele.
Argentina Outfitters
Cross varied terrain and breathe in the extraordinary views to see the untouched side of Argentina.
Hotel del Casco
For a respite from the late nights cocktails and shopping head to Hotel de Casco.
Lobby
For those in search of an established wine list in an unpretentious environment.
Palermo Palace
A first-class boutique hotel offering genuine hospitality at a surprisingly affordable price.
La Cabrera
Combining the best of the parilla with a little latterday chic-ness this place is a must.
Little Rose
This fabulously chic sushi restaurant is an excellent dinner venue.
Olsen
Tailor Made Hotel
Situated in edgy Las Cantias this intimate hotel has a great rooftop jacuzzi.
Arguibel
Dinner at Arguibel is the perfect launch pad for an evening of Las Canitas fun.
Bereber
Kick back in the relaxed seating and feast on tagines and other Moroccan delicacies.
Deep Blue
Enjoy a cold beer on the terrace at this laid back drinking den.
El Ateneo Grand Splendid
El Ateneo Grand Splendid deserves the visit of booklovers, architecture fans and any other curious wanderers of the Recoleta neighbourhood.
Posada del Faro
This relaxed paradise right on the beach is ideal for surfing.
Puerta Uno
This underground bar draws a trendy yet unpretentious set of fashionable young things.
After Hours
With a wild selection of late-night party spots surrounding Buenos Aires' lively party-scene there is certainly no shortage of options. A surprising number of people party on through dawn as if their night was just beginning.
Rio Alba
Traditional parrilla where the order of the day is meat, meat and more meat.
Cuernavaca
This is a light-hearted party spot pretension and sophistication are left at the door.
Caracas Bar
Stylish design and event variety prevents us from boxing this place into any generic category, though music, art and nibbles come as standard.
Tancat
Head to Tancat for some truly authentic Spanish cuisine.
Horse Racing
Casa Juana
You can trust Mariana Cortes when it comes to issues of style - from her fashion label to her choice of Argentinian artwork there is much to love.
Polo
The world's capital of the high-end sport, whether you prefer to play, watch or learn, in Buenos Aires there is something for all.
Mint
Mint offers a more low-key experience while still attracting the affluent and trendy.

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