Faena Hotel + Universe is housed in a transformed historic grain building featuring ultra-luxurious rooms and suites. Blending the past with the present, the hotel is located on the waterfront of the new Puerto Madero neighborhood of Buenos Aires, offering immediate access to the city center. Inspired by Alan Faena and designed by Philippe Starck, guest accommodations show the decadence and romance of the Belle Epoque while providing a modern feeling and luxurious comfort. Faena Hotel and Universe is located in the El Porteno Building, Puerto Madero Este, in the heart of downtown Buenos Aires ? a few steps from Costanera Sur. The hotel is close to the financial center, the government house and to San Telmo ? the oldest neighborhood in Buenos Aires famous for its typical architecture, antique stores and Tango houses.