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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I totally recommend that hostel, it's the most modern and the cleanest one on my trip to South America. Everything, the common area, the breakfast, rooms and walking tours organized by hostel were great. Also, the staff they have - these are some great people who told us a lot about the area, the neighborhoods, Argentina in general, the hostel...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

There's no doubt that this is one of the cleanest and most modern hostels I have ever stayed in. The staff were also super friendly and very helpful. The location was also great and a really easy walk to the centre of San Telmo. however, I wasn't a fan of the design of the dorms. They were small, which was...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2014

I stayed in the 4 bed dorm, it was very comfortable, good beds, lockers and hot showers. Was pretty quiet at night. Spacious common areas, wifi was a little patchy, kitchen could use a few more cooking implements. Apart from that recommended for a for a couple of nights to conserve some energy before hitting the town. Seems more focused...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 May 2014

A clean, tidy, modern hostel with defend size private rooms with private bathroom. The common areas are clean and spacious giving a really good feel. The staff are the biggest asset and can't do enough for you, all incredibly friendly and help full. Trips and events are organised so if you want to party you will find out great ways...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Lovely, clean, well located hostel with second to none service and a good breakfast. Nothing bad to say about this place - in the heart of San Telmo, a little pricier than some hostels but great value for money. Highly recommended for that part of town

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Marseille, France
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Our family truly enjoyed our time at America Del Sur. The hostel has spotless rooms and common areas but the best asset is their great staff. Tati, Marianna and all the staff members at the front desk are truly interested in helping you make the best time in Buenos Aires. We really appreciated that, especially in such a big hostel....

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Kingscliff, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2014

This is the best hostel we have stayed in this trip and that includes the USA. Seriously outstanding service and attention to detail. We stayed in another hostel in BA and this was so far ahead it's not funny. The Friday night BBQ is excellent. Also make sure you try the share plate at La Poesia two blocks away on...

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Boone, NC
Reviewed 26 April 2014

I really loved this modern hostel with clean rooms and updated furniture. It is in a convenient location and the employees are happy to help with booking any kind of outing you can think of. It is truly a must stay location in BA.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 17 April 2014

I was with a friend for a few days, and it is one of the @ in Buenos Aeres! Well located, excellent value for money, nice atmoshpere, rooms are clean and have air conditionned... Last but not least... some of the staff "speaks very English"!

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for a week and enjoyed my time here. Most of the rooms are four bed bunks and are very very clean. Good lockers. Breakfast was fine and centrally located with a supermarket across the road. Kitchen is far far too small considering was a large hostel it is, the staff kitchen was bigger!! This therefore ment it was...

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Staying in 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 shops and classic cafés and bars around Plaza Dorrego dominate the scene. The emblematic Bar Plaza Dorrego, with its green awnings, checkered tile floors, and wooden interiors, takes you back in time the moment you step inside. For true porteño traditions, San Telmo is the place to be.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about America del Sur Hostel

Address: Chacabuco 718, Buenos Aires 1098, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > San Telmo
Price Range: RM71 - RM396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — America del Sur Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Be careful with the price... Ask, ask, ask... and ask to write it down... Do not expect it to be true...”
 of 5 bubbles 511robsonc, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a higher room, common area in the basement and music can be loud. It didn't bother me since im a heavy sleeper but just an FYI”
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“4 bed dorms are very good.”
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“clean rooms everywhere”
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“Higher floors are better, there's a lot of noise from the lobby”
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