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The Ritz by Hostel Inn Reviews

Avenida de Mayo 1111, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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635 Total Reviews
  • 84%Value For Money
  • 84%Security
  • 96%Location
  • 84%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 76%Cleanliness
  • 74%Facilities

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Had an amazing stay here the staff are so kind and informative and kindly upgraded our room! Location is great too, would definitely stay again!


This hostel has such a cool atmosphere! It's like going back in time to an old-fashioned hotel. This was definitely the coolest way to spend my last night in Buenos Aires. Perfect location, too.


Arrived at the hostel and they lost my booking and instead of staying in the 8 bed dorm they put me in a private room without even asking what I wanted which would've been fine except the toilet and shower looked as if they hadn't been cleaned in a while. The stay itself was uneventful. When checking out at 3:00am to make my really early flight, I was very rudely told that "ugh, we don't accept credit cards" and when I asked where an ATM was, it took forever to get a rude response back.


Really good hostel and great staff. Fantastic value for money - could not have been happier. .


Nice hostel. best location, bathrooms a bit small and water not always hot, but everything else ok.

  • 20th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Slovenia
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


The Ritz is ok for what you pay, very basic. There is no wifi in the bedrooms and the kitchen is absolutely tiny making it impossible for you to cook for yourself. The breakfast is very basic (croissants and bread rolls only) The staff are ok. However Juan is excellent and he'll go out of his way to help you and make your stay more pleasant. The location is also excellent, very central. Overall, good if you're looking to save money- however you could probably find better places.


The Ritz has a good location to get anywhere and the building is really cool. Our bathroom wasn't the cleanest but certainly not the worst. The staff was friendly all around -- but we definitely want to point out Lou!! Lou was super helpful and so great to talk to. Thank you!


Amazing location.


No hot water in 2 days, half the toilets didn't work and generally looked unclean. I would not recommend unless your deseperate


Good WiFi, great location right by metro. Staff very friendly and helpful. Only draw back is small kitchen but you have lots options nearby to eat out cheap.


Great location. Fantastic social vibe that made it easy to meet a lot of cool people. Good rooms. Great social area with 3 computers, pool table, bar and TV.


Not a bad hostel with cheap double bed rooms. I would stay there again


Location was very central and staff were very helpful. The breakfast included was very good. However the bathroom was shared by too many people causing long waiting times.


Really friendly hostel. They make everyhting for making you confortable . The breakfast is really good . They let you stay in the confortable livIng room while you have check out untll you have your bus plane etc...The first time we stayed 3 night and because it was really good we came back!


The location was excellent by plaza mayo but the toilets were old and though cleaned often had a grimy feel to them. The bar was great and breakfast too.

  • 12th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Tanzania
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


great loaction,clean room ,nice staff and really good breakfast


The staff are awesome! They lost my clothes and then paid for them. Good wifi (but not in the 3rd floor). Breakfast also is great.


This hostel is just excellent! I have been there a lot of times and I would always go back there! Amazing!!


This is a lovely place to stay if you want to relax and detox from the party hostels! The staff are awesome and will help you with anything, the beds are comfy and the showers are hot. It's located in the perfect central location of Centro on Avienda de Mayo, so you are close to everything...including Florida street. Great place for a couple of days.


Very good location and views from the room. Nice place and polite staff. Breakfast is ok.

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