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Galeon Del Plata Hostel

Estados Unidos 842 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1101AAR, Argentina
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Ranked #95 of 241 Buenos Aires B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014
Booper014 Delta, BC
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Delta, BC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

This is by far the cleanest hostel I have come across in my travels. The older gentlemen who owns it is meticulous and ensures that the hostel is always clean and tidy (a huge plus in hostels). The owner does not speak any English, but we were able to communicate through broken Spanish or Google translator. All staff members are... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

I stayed here for a week. It is a great value place, very comfortable and fabulous location - in San Telmo and next to one of the main underground stops (Independencia). The breakfast is nice, they bake cakes every morning! MOST OF ALL the staff are really lovely, I actually felt sad to go! Right from the housekeeping staff, to... More

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Suffern, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

I felt so lucky to have found this place. My six night stay there was fantastic. It’s tough to find a nice, mid-range price hotel in San Telmo. I wound up at the Galeon after having two horrible nights at the Ayre Portenos, which was a flop house for teens. I immediately liked the Galeon. The staff were incredibly nice... More

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Stornoway, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

I stayed at this hostel for many days in december 2011 and also in jan- feb 2012. It is a classical town house tastefully renovated and modernised to form a hostel more like an hotel .Extremely clean throughout ,always hot water ,kitchen very handy, staff extremely helpful, security to a very high standard.As a solo traveller I found it homely... More

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Co Durham
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

I booked this hostel very late and was very pleased to find a single room with air conditioning for a reasonable cost in BA. The hostel is in San Telmo and is about a 15-20 minute walk to the Casa Roasada but is well located for San Telmo restaurants and Sunday market. There is a metro station within 5 minutes... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

I first came across this hostel when a friend stayed there and I called in to visit - even though only visiting, I was offered coffee and breakfast. This, combined with the positive reviews, led me to book a stay there when I returned to Buenos Aires. I booked what was listed as a "superior single room". Upon my arrival... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2011

What a Great Hostel - more like an hotel. very very clean! very big rooms and very comfortable beds. the best place we stayed in Argentina. good location if you're not afraid walking and using the subway.

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GaleonDelPlata, Manager at Galeon Del Plata Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Roy, thank you for your words, we -as owners- always really do all we can for our visitors. You´ll be very welcome in our hostel when you come again to Buenos Aires! More

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Additional Information about Galeon Del Plata Hostel

Address: Estados Unidos 842 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1101AAR, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #95 of 241 B&Bs / Inns in Buenos Aires
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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