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Defensa 0821, San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1065AAO, Argentina
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D821 B&b
Ranked #57 of 241 Buenos Aires B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shanghai, China
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

Location, location and location. This B&B is conveniently located at the historic San Telmo area, right at the Sunday market, couple minutes of walk to Plaza Del Mayo, with lots of cafes, local restaurants, antique stores, and Asian grocery store along the street. Located at the intersection of Road Independecia and Road Defensa, easy enough to tell the taxi driver... More

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

The host and his wife are incredible! They are so very nice and will bend over backward to make sure you are having a good time. The breakfast they serve is delicious and very much the Argentinian experience. If you are looking for the Argentinian experience, look no further! The suite with a balcony over looks the historic San Telmo... More

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Montara, CA
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

We stayed at Defensa 821 in November at the beginning of our 8 week trip across South America. What a find it was. Juan and Marcela were the perfect hosts. There help and advice were priceless. Juan even arranged tickets for a Boca Juniors Soccer game.He supports River Plate so this really was going beyond the call of duty. We... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Very fantastic location. On Defensa with amazing view to the Fair of Sunday. Owners, the best!!! Recommend because is close to Plaza de la Mayo, Puerto Madeiro, Recoleta and Boca. Chic and basic!!! Breakfast nice and very good "Media Lunas"

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Berlin, Germany
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10 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Our Hosts, Juan & Marcela were so friendly and we've again (after our visit in the last year) had a warm welcome despite of our late Arrival at 9pm. We've got the Room at the very top of the House, with a nice, separated terrace overlooking Defensa Street. Breakfast consists of Sandwiches de Miga and Medialunas, Coffe and Juice, so... More

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Melbourne
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

An amazing B+B in a great location close to all the markets, shops and cafes. The owners were wonderful, told us all the great spots to go and made us feel like part of the family – we stayed over the Christmas period and had a traditional Argentinean Christmas with the owners. The rooms are stunning, beautifully decorated and very... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

The ownwers itself attend and the front desk and prepare the breakfest for the clients. The ambient is familiar and the " media luna " is delicious. The Location is perfect for those who wants to be close (few blocks) from downtown. It is also near to Puerto Madero and Caminito. There are buses lines who passes in front door,... More

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Miami, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

The three of us have traveled the world and we can say this is one of the best places we stayed. Very Clean, Owners make sure all is good and even gave us advice of great things to do and visit. Just outside they close the streets for a out door flea market and really great deals. During our next... More

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Boston
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

Great location and super cool owners! Very comfortable rooms The best tango music, restaurants and cafes, all within walking distance.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

We staying four nigths. The nice house, a little different the entrance, but very very amazing location!!! Room chic, good owners. I had a great trip and Defensa 821 was definitely part of making that happen!

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Additional Information about D821 B&b

Address: Defensa 0821, San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1065AAO, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #57 of 241 B&Bs / Inns in Buenos Aires
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
NO)) WE ARE NOT A HOTEL. Defensa 821 is ideally located within one of the most traditional neighborhoods, which give Buenos Aires its indisputable flair. Here you can enjoy the wonderful colonial architecture, lavish history and unique art, which make San Telmo so culturally rich. Wake your spirit up and embark on a grand journey with D821 to discovery the tradition of art, music, history and literature intertwined with style and comfort. Our idea, only four rooms...chic & basic! ... more   less 

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