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Portal del Sur Hostel

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“rooftop bar”(10 reviews)
“great location”(28 reviews)
“bed dorm”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Stayed here for 3 weeks and had the time of my life! Central location, amazing staff, clean and comfortable rooms...but the best part is the rooftop-everyone gathers here in the evenings to chat, play music and drink beersMore

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Response from Portal D, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 4 April 2018

Hello there travelliving2018, hope you're doing great! Thank you so much for your review. We're so happy to hear that you had an awesome time with us, we work for that! It was lovely to meet you and know that we'll always have a spare...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Very friendly and helpful staff. The rooms were good too - we had two different double rooms, one was much bigger than the other but both fine. Good amount of breakfast as well. Didn’t expect housekeeping which was an extra bonus.More

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Response from Portal D, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 23 March 2018

Hi there Martha, hope you're doing great! Thank you so much for your review. Your words mean a lot to us, and we're really happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here! It was lovely to meet you and we want to see you...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018

The hostel has lost his good energy. They use their good name but people are not crazy, many left the building already because it is so boring without opening the bar again! Terrible breakfast, some people at reception are nice but some of them are...More

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Response from Portal D, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 27 February 2018

Hello Brasbrooijmans, hope it's all good! Thank you so much for your review, but we're sad to hear that your experience wasn't like what you expected and we apologise for that. We work to give our guests a lovely and pleasant stay, that's our main...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We were 2 days in buenos aires, the hostel has a very good location in microcentro. Buses are nearby and also lots of bars & restaurants. The staff was unfriendly though, they didn't show an interest in helping you explore the city, every question was...More

Thank MrKVB
Response from Portal D, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 27 February 2018

Hello Mr KVB, hope it's all good! Thank you so much for your review, but we're sad to hear that your experience wasn't like what you expected and we apologise for that. We work to give our guests a lovely and pleasant stay, that's our...More

Reviewed 25 January 2018

I was happy to call Portal del Sur my home for 4 days in Buenos Aires. It's located on a quiet but safe street. It was both central and within walking distance of my favourite neighbourhood, San Telmo. The staff were exceptionally friendly and seemed...More

Thank Lucocinn
Response from Portal D, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 27 February 2018

Hello there Lucocinn, hope you're doing great! Thank you so much for your review. We're so happy to hear that you had a cool stay with us, because that's our main goal. It was lovely to meet you and we want to see you again...More

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Response from Stuart M | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, I took the bus from the airport into the City and went to the terminal. I arrived at 1am in the morning and walked the Hostel from there with my backpack, but probably better to get a taxi from the terminal. There was... More
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"make the showers bigger and get rid of those dirty shower curtains!"
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"Ask for rooms at top floor, the noise from the street below will be more aceptable."
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