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Hostel Carlos Gardel Reviews

Carlos Calvo 579, San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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270 Total Reviews
  • 86%Value For Money
  • 86%Security
  • 88%Location
  • 76%Staff
  • 74%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 80%Facilities

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This hostel has a fantastic style, a great location, an intimate atmosphere and a very nice terrace. If you're looking for a San Telmo base in Buenos Aires, this is a great (and very reasonably priced) choice.


We had a wonderful stay at Hostel Carlos Gardel. The rooms are clean and well-kept and we were lucky enough to have one that looked out onto the balcony. The bathrooms, although shared, are extremely clean and there is plenty of hot water. The staff was very friendly and after a long early flight they allowed us to check in early with all of our luggage. Great value for the money and located in a wonderful neighborhood!


The hostel was great. The rooms are very confortable. The only bad thing was the thin doors, which did not block any sound people made in the common area of the hostel.

  • 16th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Just a nice place close to many restaurants. Staff doesn't speak English but is friendly and helpful

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