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Hostel Carlos Gardel

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5 Jan 2018
“Pretty hostel room in San Telmo”
5 Jun 2017
“Disappointed in substituted apartment”
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

After a small culture shock after arrival from Europe to Buenos Aires I found this hostel quite picturesque. There are no huge common places for the hostel stayers but the silence in your own room is relaxing after long flights. The room is small but...More

Thank Eissu
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Firstly - it's a confusing situation when you arrive. The Hostel (marked but with a locked door & apparently "nobody home") is across the road from the main part of the operation - which is completely unmarked. If you arrive in the dark, as we...More

Thank STELLA08Auckland
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The lovely lady at the premises keeps the place really clean and tidy, which is always welcome. Wifi good and Breakfast was basic but nice (including FRESH bread). Located in the heart San Telmo, you couldn't be situated in a cooler neighbourhood with plenty of...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I stayed here for 4 nights and really enjoyed my stay. Location is really great, in San Telmo, though note that the hostel and hotel are in different locations - I believe the hotel is at 556, but if you go to the address listed...More

Thank backpasher
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The owners don't let people in before 8.30 am or after 9.00 pm unless they are a registered guest with a key (no 24 hour reception) which is a bit crap but you might be able to arrange late/early check-in via email. The rooms, however...More

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Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > San Telmo
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San Telmo
Characterized by cobblestones and narrow streets, San
Telmo is defined by the tango, the dance that made
Buenos Aires world-famous. Tango is a fusion of many
different cultures: a true child of immigration, much
like the city itself. Nowadays, it comes alive after
dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both
locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee
hours of the morning. During the day, the antique
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"Some rooms have AC some only have fans. Rooms towards the rear are quiet, no street noise."
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