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America del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires

Chacabuco 718, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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91%Rating

  • 89%Value For Money
  • 94%Security
  • 88%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 89%Facilities

Hostelworld says:

Hostelworld guests voted America del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires the best in Argentina and Latin America at the 2011 Hoscars. This hostel is located in the beautiful San Telmo area, a short walk from Casa Rosada, Plaza de Mayo, Calle Florida and much more. Travellers tell us the staff are 'enthusiastic, friendly, helpful and competent', while the hostel itself is 'very chilled out if you want it to be, but also can party a lot, too'. We like that all their rooms are low capacity and ensuite.

Property Information:

Hostelworld users rated us the Best Hostel in Latin America at the 2011 & 2012 Hoscars!

If you’re looking for a modern place with a relaxed atmosphere and welcoming staff...you should experience America del Sur Buenos Aires!

Our hostel opened in December 2008. It was built from scratch to fulfil backpackers’ needs while offering modern decor and high-comfort accommodation. We’re in the famous San Telmo district. This is one of the oldest districts in the city and is within walking distance of Plaza de Mayo, 9 de Julio Avenue, Puerto Madero and Plaza Dorrego. The metro station and buses are also nearby, so you can go everywhere easily.

We have a wide range of private rooms, with doubles, singles and twin bedrooms as well as triples and quadruples. We also offer four-person shared dorms. Both the shared and the private rooms have private bathrooms, individual air conditioning units and a hairdryer. Double rooms also have cable TV, telephone and safety boxes. Dorms have individual lockers.

We also have wheelchair accessible rooms and two elevators.

Shower and toilets are in different compartments so two people can use them at the same time. Towels are provided at no extra charge for all rooms.

We have a great TV room with DVDs, an amazing open area for BBQs, free Internet access on three shared computers and a free Wi-Fi signal in all rooms and common areas.

Would you like to reserve any excursion or bus? Or watch and feel an amazing Boca Juniors Football Match? Or find out about the best parties and restaurants in town? Our staff will help you on bookings and advice to make the most of your time in Buenos Aires!

You will be invited to free walking tours around the most important neighbourhoods and we’ll offer you VIP passes for the best clubs.

We look forward to see you soon among our guests!
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  • America del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires says

    There's a lot going on at our hostel to keep guests busy and happy. In addition to our free walking tours and Wi-Fi, we offer free tango lessons, BBQs every Friday and free tickets for a lot of parties.
    Our new building was purpose-built to suit a hostel and we think it's a lot like a hotel with hostel service and shared rooms. There's a maximum of only four beds in the dorms, with excellent cleanliness and daily cleaning.
    We're just 10 minutes' walk from Plaza Dorrego and Puerto Madero, 20 minutes from Plaza de Mayo and Congress, and only three minutes' walk from Avenida 9 de Julio. The one local place that I really recommend guests visit is the Casa Rosada, only 20 minutes' walk away.
    The main age group of our guests ranges from 18 to 45 years of age. We have all facilities prepared for people with a wheelchair - there's two modern elevators going to each floor and a room built to fulfil all needs to persons travelling with disabilities.
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      Mariano, Owner
  • Hostelworld Guests Say

    Great hostel in a great location. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly and they offer lots to do (free tango and Spanish lessons and free walking tours too). Very safe and clean place and close to some great bars and restaurants. Not the cheapest but well worth it. Would stay again.
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      Anonymous, Ireland, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • Latest Review

    Its one of the best hostels I have stayed at all over the world and definitely the best in South America. The rooms and facilities where of a hotel standard and the common areas are fantastic. The BBQ on Friday night was a fantastic feed and all of the staff were very friendly and helpful.
    Read More
      Anonymous, Australia, Male, 25-30
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVD's
  • Elevator
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Wheelchair Accessible


Hostel Awards

  • 2012 Hoscar Winner
  • 1st
  • Continent Winners Latin America
  • 2012 Hoscar Winner
  • 1st
  • Country Winners Argentina
Hoscar Nominations
  • Nominee 2012
  • Worldwide Medium Hostel
  • 2012 1st Continent Winners Latin America
  • 2012 1st Country Winners Argentina
  • 2010 2nd Continent Winners Latin America

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Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Things to Note

We reserve the right to preauthorise your card in order to ensure credit card details are correct. We have a 48hr cancellation policy. All cancellations and changes must be made by email or they will not be accepted.





America del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires Located at Chacabuco 718, , Buenos Aires.
America del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires
Argentina
Buenos Aires Chacabuco 718
91% 2517
-34.6167689 -58.3757686
America del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires
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