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Circus Hostel & Hotel

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Chacabuco 1020 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires 1069, Argentina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How could I hope for a pool in the centre of this great city? But it was there and hot in winter! Great rooms, and the staff was the best. Paola, a great receptionist! Rafa, the man! and they took care of me when I most needed it. Will always return when in BA.

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Thank you very much for your review, we will send your message to Rafa and Paola More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place and cheap. Not good internet though. Located in a nice area. Staff is very helpful and polite. San Telmo seems a little bit dangerous when you first arrive, but I didnt have any problem. Very good to walk around, sort of close to subway lines.

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Muchas gracias por su tiempo y comentario. Lamentamos el inconviente de internet lamentablemente hacemos todo lo que podemos pero el... More 

Kelowna, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Circus Hostel & Hotel is in a great spot, just 2 blocks from the San Telmo market and a 15 minute walk from Plaza de Mayo and other sights. San Telmo seems a little bit dangerous when you first arrive (or at least for me coming from Canada!), but once you realize that graffiti is a way of life and... More 

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and I totally agree with your comment about San Telmo. the first impact is wow this is not to secure but then you realize that is ease going. Thank you. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed at the Circus Hostel at the end of January this year. The rooms were decent and clean, with AC, but there was some confusion with our booking and the number of people per dorm. A couple of members of staff didn't seem particularly helpful at first but overall people were friendly. The pool was definitely... More 

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we always recommend to do direct bookings to hotels to avoid any confusions. Thank you for choosing Circus. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Really nice hostel! Much more like a hotel. Clean rooms, nice pool, comfy places to hang out. I really enjoyed my stay there!!! And super friendly and helpful staff! Five stars for sure. San Telmo is the best neighborhood to stay in, in my opinion. So much going on!

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to know that you enjoy your stay at Circus and San Telmo. More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I stayed 1 night. Stuff very helpful. Nice small pool. Bathroom clean and new. For me one thing was missing - a kitchen with fridge. I had to get up early to catch my flight and couldn't prepare a breakfast for myself.

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Thank you for your review and time. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

Nice small hostel in San Telmo. Room was fine could do with some work air conditioning wasn't working in our room and it smelled a bit fubky. Nice small pool out the back. Breakfast was OK too with bread and pastries. Nice market in San Telmo on a Sunday.

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. Yes the A/C starts to fail after these intense months of use, now low season starts and we can work on them. Thank you. More 

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

Would absolutely stay again. The room was nice enough and the shower had hot water and great pressure. I found a spot or two on the bed linen which I didn't love. But nonetheless, the staff was really nice and this is a great hostel.

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Thank you very much for you review. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I stayed here for three days in a private room and would definitely come back, it feels more like a hotel. I was on the fourth floor, it was quiet, the room was cleaned daily, the breakfast is good and the front desk staff are always very helpful and polite. The hostel is located close to all main touristic places... More 

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Thank you very much for you review and for your recommendation, More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We stayed as a couple for a few nights and loved the hostal. The rooms were basic but functional and fit for purpose. They were cleaned daily. The communal area was very welcoming and the front staff were helpful and friendly, which is all you can ask for. There is a small pool to the rear, with seating along side.... More 

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Thank you for choosing Circus and thank you for your review. we are glad to know that you had a great time at Circus. More 

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