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America del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires

Chacabuco 718 , Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

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 Description

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.

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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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.7

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 9.0

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 8.3

  • Cleanliness 9.0

  • Facilities 8.6


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    05 Sep 2018
    Amazing hostel! Large rooms with comfortable clean beds and bathrooms. Huge living space and kitchen. Definitely recommend! Very helpful reception staff. Would not recommend the walking tour from the hostel but maybe personal preference. The guid wasn’t the best.
    Scotland, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.4

    Superb

    02 Sep 2018
    Quite pricey but the best hostel I've been to during my travels. Great staff and equipment!
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    13 Sep 2018
    America del Sur was a good hostel to stay at. Rooms are a little small to be shared with 4 people. I didn't like the layout with the bathroom sink in the room. I felt like I was waking up everyone when I brushed my teeth. The staff were superb and very enjoyable to talk to. It's a very social hostel and they organized great activities everyday! I had a lot of fun staying at America del Sur.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    07 Sep 2018
    Very clean and good location, with great chill out area downstairs, but lacked in atmosphere and felt more like a hotel, so it was hard to meet new people.
    England, Couple, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Key Card Access
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Steam Room
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fax Service
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's

Awards

  • 2017

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Buenos Aires

  • 2012

    1st, Continent Winners Latin America

  • 2012

    1st, Country Winners Argentina

  • 2010

    2nd, Continent Winners Latin America

Nominations

  • 2012

    Worldwide Medium Hostel

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Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

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, 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. Mariano, Owner

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.

Final rate without taxes for customers with foreign passport. Argentinian customers will be charged for IVA at check in


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