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Hostel Tango Argentina

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Chacabuco 747 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires 1069, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hove, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was not so much the cockroach but the reaction when i told the management or at least I asked for some spray to kill the oversized sucker! They did not have any spray, but did offer to clean the room the following day, while admitting "there are many (cockroaches)".... After that conversation the staff were very rude and unfriendly,... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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76 reviews 76 reviews
22 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Excellent location, in the middle of San Telmo, a welcoming part of BA to explore when visiting this magnificent city for the first time. Nice hangout area at the reception where a plentiful breakfast is served. Friendly staff, clean rooms and clean showers.

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Poitiers, France
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

It's a very nice hostel located in a good area of Buenos Aires. Felt confortable to get around the cit from there. The hostel itself is good, has everything one needs, quiet, sometimes a little noisy but nothing serious. Recommend it if you want to stay in San Telmo.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

This was our last night in Buenos Aires. Our first nights were also in BA, also had a hostel in San Telmo, so we knew the area. Our first hostel was full, so we were a bit dissapointed but found this one and thought it will be okay too. It wsa more than okay, it was really nice! The staff... More

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Villa Union, Argentina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Hostel Tango is a good affordable hostel in a great location with lovely staff. The building is beautiful with the rooms leading off a courtyard and passage to the kitchen. It is clean and simple with a large kitchen. I would definitely come back again.

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
52 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

We stayed here for 8 days in room 6 which is next to reception and a little courtyard. You can see from my photos how close we were. There are actually two rooms in reception to avoid. Our room was one with en-suite and It was a little cramped in the bathroom. Some of the other rooms with en-suite looked... More

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Berlin, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Nice and very helpful staff, cheap prices, nice building, good location. bathrooms are broken and have to be fixed. kitchen is quite odd. breakfast is simple but ok for that price. will return for another stay.

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Moscow, Russia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
49 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

Stayed here for 2 nights. We booked rooms with bathroom. Rooms were too small. Furniture is very simple: 1 duplex bed (we booked twin) and wardrobe. Plug-sockets were in really bad conditions: we can't charge anything because plugs fell down from plug-sockets. It was really cold in rooms: we were there in winter. Breakfast was more than simlpe: 2 small... More

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La Paz, Bolivia
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312 reviews 312 reviews
25 hotel reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

Where did they take the picture for TripAdvisor? Rooms are far from being like that. Mine was small, no hangers, bedside lamp did not work, noisy surrounding, small towels, hot and humid, old carpet floor. There must be something better for the same price. However people at the front desk were very nice, as usually is the crowd of backpackers.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Behind the large wooden doors at street level hides a haven away from the busy streets of San Telmo. We were a little apprehensive on arriving in Buenos Aires having heard numerous stories of theft and attacks , so when we arrives at Hostel Tango to be meet by such friendly staff was a pleasant surprise. Our taxi ride from... More

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Address: Chacabuco 747 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires 1069, Argentina
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Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
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Ranked #72 of 381 Specialty lodging in Buenos Aires
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Tango Argentina 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are located in the San Telmo neighbourhood next to the most visited tourist destinations in the Buenos Aires area some of which include Plaza de Mayo, the Obelisco Monument, Puerto Madero, La Boca and Plaza Dorrego, just to mention a few.Hostel Tango Argentina is a San Telmo´s Antique Style House that counts with 28 bedrooms: private, double, and dorms with shared or private bathrooms. Living-room with TV and DVD player. Air conditioner, Internet room, Wi-Fi connexion, Fully equipped kitchen and Grill area. All bedrooms count with Heat and ceiling fans and the hostel also provides a fully equipped Laundry room.At Hostel Tango Argentina we offer you all the touristic information that you would need. We also offer Tango Lessons, Spanish Classes, Tango Shows. We also offer Pubs, Clubs and Excursions Tickets as well as Individual and Group Promotions.Overall, we offer you everything you need to make your stay in Buenos Aires a Memorable and Fun Experience. ... more   less 
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