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Hotel Central Cordoba

San Martin 1021/23, Buenos Aires 1004, Argentina
Hotel Central Cordoba
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

This is located near Leon centro bus terminal next to Sheraton hotel. Rate is reasonable. Room is a little bit small but clean. WIFI free. Hot shower. Staffs are kind. You can reach here by bus from Newbery domestic airport.

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Denver, Colorado
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Our taxi driver recommended this hotel when we needed somewhere to stash our stuff between arriving by plane in B.A. in the morning and leaving for Mendoza by bus that evening. (He advised us not to use the luggage storage lockers at the Retiro bus station.) We had a double room w/ private bath. The shower is basically the entire... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We paid the extra money for the "suite" (worked out to $36 or so at the Blue Dollar exchange rate), which was on the second floor. There were essentially no windows (they looked out onto a wall), but the suite itself was clean if old. I liked the old-fashioned elevator. The breakfast is typical Argentinian--very simple (packaged muffins with jam).... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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138 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

Pluses: Great central location (very close to Florida street, walkable distance from the bus terminal - about 15 minutes), great friendly and very helpfull staff, good internet connection at the reception, cheap. Minuses: THE ROOMS! They are small, very old, used, unkept, broken, water leaked in the shower, bed covers had spots, the general feeling you get is they are... More 

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Washington DC
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2011

Booked here based on a recommendation by Lonely Planet. Checked in and went into the room and shock set in. First off, the door had holes from rotting in it that one could peek into the room and see everything in the room. Easily could have been pushed in through the holes if you wanted to break in and steal.... More 

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Europe
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45 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2011

The hotel is well located, but other than than I would not stay there again. We had several types of bugs in our room and a few cockroaches marching on the walls. I was not convinced of the cleanliness of the bathroom, although it said "desinfected". The breakfast was ok and the staff was helpful, on the otherhand. Free wifi... More 

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Ljubljana
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2010

I think there is no need to add more! I stayed there only 1 night (it was my last day in Argentina after 1 month of travel...) and got hundreds of bedbug bites. Don't go there!

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California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2009

Sure, it's a $40 hotel in BsAs, so I'm not expecting the Ritz. But there is a lot of downside to this hotel: - the shower is on top of everything! My room had a"private bath", but it was only of those lousy arrangements where the shower was right on top of the toilet and the sink. As soon as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2009

My wife and I checked in after a long, long bus ride...we specifically asked for a quiet room...they put us in a room next to a very noisy elevator -- (serious noise -- the room shakes whenever the elevator passes. ) I politely asked for a new room -- apparently all the rooms in the hotel were filled... I then... More 

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Porlock, United Kingdom
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130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2009

$50 with bath and air con, no breakfast. Very central location, great for Retiro bus and train stations and Uruguay ferry - all walkable. Lacking in character and a little noisy, it is in central BA after all, but good value.

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