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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you want to stay in comfort and style in a central location in Buenos Aires then Mundo Bolivar is the hotel. The owners will help with anything you need and the full character of BA is at your fingertips.

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MundoBolivar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for the positive and kind comment! We are delighted that you found our property to conveniently located. We are very happy to know that you really enjoyed your stay at Mundo Bolívar. Hope to have you again at Mundo Bolívar very soon! Warm Regards, Jennifer Peña Mundo Bolívar

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very well situated in leafy San Telmo, close to the Sunday market and near a beautiful park. The old building has been tastefully renovated and decorated to provide comfortable and affordable apartment accomodation. For dancers there is a dance studio down stairs for practice. Last but not least, the hosts are very friendly and helpful.

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MundoBolivar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Shelley, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay. Comments like yours are very motivating and encourage us to continue our mission to help our guests to enjoy the destination they visit. We do look forward to being able to welcome you back again in the near future! Best regards, Meli, Kris and...

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located in a reasonably quiet street in San Telmo and there are many useful shops and amenities within short walking distance (for example, restaurants, bars, cafes, laundry, groceries). This includes the delightful Parque Lezama, a park visited by many local families. I found it a nice place to sit and relax. I liked the old wooden joinery...

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MundoBolivar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Andrew! We are so pleased that you gave us the opportunity to host you during your visit in Buenos Aires. We are delighted to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your time here with us. Our goal has always been to provide our guests with the best hospitality service! We look forward to sharing an even better experience with you next...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the "art deco" apartment. Nicely done, big doors onto balcony overlooking the street. The fridge either freezes everything or isn't cold enough, thermostat probably playing up. Apart from that everything great. Staff are nice and helpful and the neighbourhood is nice, plenty of great eateries close by, Parque Lezama one block away.

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MundoBolivar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Mark, Thank you so much for your kind comment! Also thanks for letting us know about the fridge on Art Decó, we value each feedback as this will allow us to identify the areas that may benefit from our additional attention. We do look forward to being able to welcome you back again in the near future. Warmly, Jenn,...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 March 2017

More " real BA " neighbourhood then Palermo and on the good site of San Telmo . A " homy feel" , beautyfull renovated old house, great service, clean and safe, nice interieur, what you see (on the pics) is what you get, near to nice restaurants and other fascilities. Only (small) downside ; a bit noise at times (for...

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MundoBolivar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Jaier, Thank you so much for your excellent comment!! We are very happy to know that you really enjoyed your stay at Mundo Bolívar. We hope to have you again at Mundo Bolívar very soon! Kind regards, Jenn Mundo Bolívar

Aarhus, Denmark
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Mundo Bolivar was the most pleasant and homey accommodation we had our entire time in Argentina. Placed in a charming, colonial-style building in San Telmo, close to charming park Lezama and restaurants just around the corner, it made us feel at home right in the middle of the city. The apartments are well-equipped (so nice to have a fridge for...

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MundoBolivar, Public Relations Manager at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Nina, Thank you so much for your excellent comment!! We are very happy to know that you really enjoyed your stay at Mundo Bolívar. Comments like yours are very motivating and encourage us to continue our mission to help our guests to enjoy the destination they visit. We are proud that we contributed to end nicely your trip in...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Had a great time walking all over Buenos Aires. Good location, San Telmo was very safe and had great dining options within walking distance. Bus routes were very close. Park Lezama was just one block away. Was within walking to La Boca neighborhood which had great shopping, lots of art and the restaurants mostly all have tango. The property is...

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MundoBolivar, Gerente at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Jill, Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so pleased that you gave us the opportunity to host you during your visit in Buenos Aires. We are delighted to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your time here with us. We do look forward to being able to welcome you back again in the near future. Thank you...

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Accommodating host and hostes helped me with local travel plans. This neighbourhood that bordered on San Telmo and La Boca was both safe and inexpensive. Day trips from this neighbourhood into buenos aires and Laplatta and beyond to the countryside were also easy to plan because of their location.

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MundoBolivar, Public Relations Manager at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay. We are delighted that you found our property to conveniently located. Our goal has always been to provide our guests with the best hospitality service! We hope you return in the near future. Warm regards, Jennifer Peña Mundo Bolívar

Naestved
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Back again in Mundo Bolivar, probably for the 10th time. Guess that tells all ! Perfectly situated 5-10 mins walk from Centre San Telmo and in an upcoming area with plenty of restaurants, bars and shops around the corner. Try the Beer Tap with 40 different beers on tap/draft and city's best burger. Try the 1880 or Babieca restaurants etc....

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MundoBolivar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your excellent comment!! We are very happy to know that you really enjoyed your stay at Mundo Bolívar. Comments like yours are very motivating and encourage us to continue our mission to help our guests to enjoy the destination they visit. We are proud that we contributed to end nicely your trip in...

Cape Coral
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Me encanta este hotel. Melissa y Kristian nos permitieron el ingreso temprano la mañana que llegamos y nos ofrecieron café delicioso y muy necesitado. Me encantó el apartamento, el patio, y la ubicación del hotel en el medio de un barrio arboleado. Nuestra estadía de 3 días nos permitió experimentar Buenos Aires más como porteños que como turistas. Caminamos al...

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MundoBolivar, Manager at Mundo Bolivar, responded to this review

Dear Sean & Susan, Wow! Thank you so much for your recent stay with us and providing such a kind review. me and Kristian are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Warm regards, Melissa Vargas Rojas

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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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Services
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Mundo Bolivar, Mundo Bolivar is a classic mansion of 1901 that was totally renovated back in 2006. Mundo Bolivar S.A. bought the house in July 2012 with the idea and dream to create a guesthouse and culture club under the same roof. We work and live in the house, and we are looking forward to create an excellent experience for our visitors and guests, with a warm personal, and professional atmosphere in this small world called "Mundo Bolivar". We welcome travelers, tango dancers, students, artist, and good people from all over the world who wants to enjoy Buenos Aires. We hope you will enjoy our home, as if it were your own, and that you will treat it with the same respect and care as you do for your own home. If you need help to plan a "Buenos Aires day" feel free to come in for a coffee - and let us share our "Buenos Aires Querido" with you. We hope you enjoy your visit, and please do not hesitate to contact us with any question you might have. For evening dining, and for the weekends we recommend that you try Parilla 1880 on Defensa 1665, el Vulcano on Bolivar or one of 4 very good restaurants on Avenida Caseros - all of these just a 5 minute walk from Mundo Bolivar Mundo Bolivar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mundo Bolivar

Address: Bolivar 1701, Buenos Aires 1143, Argentina (Formerly Casa Bolivar)
Region: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
Price Range: $52 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mundo Bolivar 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Casa Bolivar Hotel Buenos Aires
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“Rooms were functional, old world and unique with kitchenettes and great views of the neighbourhood.”
LosKikis, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“San Telmo or Tango in the small patio. One is studio other is loft. But all rooms have their own charm and benefits.”
MonsterDenmark, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“limpias, tranquilas, y seguras clean, quiet, and safe”
581seanl, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We like all the rooms! Some have a private balcony overlooking an internal patio and some overlook the street.”
Polly289, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We usually opt for the larger apartments with a bed on the mezzanine floor. ”
Polly289, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
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