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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“san telmo”(175 reviews)
“local artists”(5 reviews)
“small hotel”(19 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewssan telmolocal artistssmall hotelinternal courtyardtango showthe perfect place to stayplenty of hot waterrooms are comfortablehotel is in a great locationbars and restaurantstrip to buenos airesmaurobalcarceargentinaneighborhoodbohemianspanish
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Central located in San Telmo, close to bars and restaurants. The room needs to be refurbished and is very standard. Breakfast is limited but is ok. We felt very welcomed by the concierge, a warm hearted women, thanks!

Thank Freya G
Reviewed 16 May 2018

On arrival we were met a friendly receptionist. Showed us our room, breakfast area etc. The reception and common areas make it look like a nice chic boutique hotel. From then on, it just goes south. The room we were shown was so small there...More

1  Thank LeAfrica
Reviewed 6 May 2018

The location of this little 9 bedroom hotel is fantastic. It is within walking distance to everything. The 3 nights we stayed we had the pleasure of having Felipe and Consuela as our hosts. We LOVED Felipe and it is Felipe that made the hotel...More

1  Thank Linda T
Reviewed 25 April 2018

San Telmo is definitely the best place to stay in the city - and this nine room hotel is in the heart of the city. Slightly unusual set up in that the rooms are lined up around an internal courtyard. Great value at around £35...More

Thank chepaddy
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We only stayed in Babel for one night and never left the room as weren't feeling too good! However, the hotel was cheap, in a great location and offered everything needed. It's a little tired in places but has a nice vibe and the staff...More

1  Thank foxxylizzy
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast included
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$42 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#85 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires
#87 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$42 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#85 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires
#87 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (170)
Room & Suite (91)
Dining (17)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Nearby
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
...More
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"Although room # 4 has twin beds, it smelt mouldy"
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"Just go to this hotel on Thursdays if you want a party. I can not comment on the other days of the week."
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"Choose a courtyard room for peace and quiet or a street room for a small balcony and lots of light (but..."
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"Room on bottom floor was very convenient for us but did not have a window"
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