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Art factory in San Telmo was a great location. So many eating places nearby and things to see.
The staff there are so friendly and helpful- from giving ideas of places to go, Tango nights organised by the hostel to helping me book my flights...More
Good location, good activities, small kitchen with not a lot of crockery, cold ( if you go in winter take a thick PJ ), private room ok bathroom small. Nice and helpful staff people and a bar upstairs.
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Response from Juan P, Gerente at Art Factory HostelResponded 15 May 2017
Hi Nano, thank you for the review. Despite we think the rating you gave us is low and a bit unfair, we will work harder so next time you give us a better review :)
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If your looking for a super modern, minimalist hostel with little personality this is not the place for you.
If you're looking for a place with character the Art Factory is simply the best choice. It is a great place to meet new people to...More
Went to this hostel for a 3 day weekend, arrived a little bit earlier than the check-in time but the staff was very friendly and allowed the early check-in.
The rooms are confortable, good bed and clean sheets with a very small locker for only...More
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US$13 - US$823 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires, Montserrat is defined by the historical events that took place there and the landmarks that have stood the test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of this connection to history: countless public demonstrations have passed through this square, going back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
Aires may have looked like in the past: the Cabildo takes us back to the late 16th century, while the Palacio Barolo and the traditional cafés carry us to the early 20th. Nowadays, the neighbourhood is inundated every day by office workers, buses, and taxis; still, the cobblestones, narrow sidewalks, and subway stations from the 1910s remind us that we are surrounded by history everywhere we look.
Edificio del Ministerio de la Salud y de Desarrollo Social
.39 km away
Museo Nacional de la Historia del Traje
.20 km away
Monumento a Lisandro de la Torre
.41 km away
Edificio Otto Wulff
.34 km away
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Hello. Is the area of san telmo safe for a solo male backpacker aged 18 - first time away travelling alone?
9 June 2017|
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Response from LucasCoelho_Brasil | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it´s pretty safe... specially during the day. At night we walked a few blocks around the hostel (to eat for example) and didn´t have any problems. The location is really good, walking distance to Casa Rosada for example... More
Yes, it´s pretty safe... specially during the day. At night we walked a few blocks around the hostel (to eat for example) and didn´t have any problems. The location is really good, walking distance to Casa Rosada for example and a few steps from a subway station.
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