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Rock Hostel Km0 Reviews

Rivadavia 1587, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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83%

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216 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 84%Security
  • 91%Location
  • 88%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 71%Cleanliness
  • 76%Facilities

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80%

Clean and comfortable beds, breakfast was what I've found at all Argentine hostels and plentiful (bread, jams, butter, dulce de leche of course, coffee, milk, tea, juice etc.) Guy at reception could have been a bit friendlier but he was more than helpful when I came to him with questions, and otherwise absolutely no complaints. The location is fabulous, there was plenty of hot water, and I never had to wait for a shower. Would recommend!


89%

Really friendly staff and general atmosphere, great location, free nightclub tickets, inside is a little tired looking but all good!


100%

Great hostel with really welcoming staff. Hot and powerful showers. Only complaint was the squeeky bedroom door !


89%

Rock Hostel was a great place to stay as a base in BA. The women's showers downstairs are nicer than the ones upstairs, so I recommend using them instead.


71%

I cannot really complain about the staff, as they were truly helpful the whole time. However, the facilities were really poor. The lockers were too small, the beds too shaky and there was no privacy in the toilets or showers. The breakfast was nothing special either. With a few changes, the place could be great and comfortable though.


100%

Excellent place to stay. Great location, staff and very clean. Made a reservation for a weekend and ended up staying the whole week! The only problem was that on the weekend it got very noisy at night until very late. But if you are up for the party, it's the place for you

  • 11th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Chile
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


86%

The staff is just great. couldn't be more friendly and helpful.The hostel has a nice atmosphere as well, if you wanna party there is a party if you wanna sleep you can do it with no noise or someone bothering you. The "not so good things are"...One is the breakfast, is ok but far from what you see in the photo, still good enough for me. Second thing is, i was in the cheapest room, and it was not so good, bed and floor very noise, I've noticed the other rooms are better.But is a good hostel


80%

It was safe to leave my stuff ungarded in the room while I went outside. Location is perfect - all the main attractions are close by and on the way to the main transport connections. Stuff were welcoming and helpfull with every question I had and with extra recommendations, also when my brain was asleep. Atmosphere is nice, relaxing and easy-going. It was nicely cleaned by maid, if there was a dirt it's because some visitors don't know how to clean after themselves. Overall positive experiance!

  • 9th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Slovenia
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


71%

Rooms were freezing at night, no insulation on Windows so there was always s draft and you could hear everything going on outside from about 6am. No decent bars around, go to Palermo for that. Staff were a little clicky but that's a given in any hostel. Kitchen was a little tight, but manageable. Upside, they let us hang around before we got a night bus.

  • 4th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

Really friendly hostel, great place to meet people, great location. Cool theme!


49%

Very loud hostel. Breakfast boring and very sweet. If you want to go to the toilet, you have to go through the showers. A lot of mould on the walls in the bathrooms. We had no closet for our clothes. Its directly near the main street and because of this very loud.


83%

The security is poor too many people allowed in when bands play with no controlling where the people go, beds were taken by people not paying to stay in the hostel in more than one occassion. The bar was opened in the lounge but only serves campari and fernet, when they have bands play in the lounge there is no place to sit or relax and its very difficult to sleep in the dorms.


100%

great location. 3 mins to bus station and metro. many restaurants and supermarket nearby. staff are great and speak in english. fun atmosphere. very good bbq night. but the shower area is small and basic.


80%

A well situated hostel in the city centre. Good facilities, and enjoyed the rock theme, alhough the music and conversation late into the night at reception didn't go down so well (contrary to their own quiet time of 2300). However, if you are after a lively, party hostel, this is as good as any.


94%

Good place with a very good atmosphere. staff is very nice. need a cab? Just ask need to let your luggage one more day? Not a problem. Thank you


60%

Very dirty toilets

  • 3rd Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)




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