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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 April 29, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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98 reviews 98 reviews
25 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This is a nice place and we had booked a double room with private bathroom and found the place quite good for a hostel room. It has an old mansion feeling as the rooms are spread out over a long open air passage with the shared toilets in the middle. They served a breakfast of cereals with milk, bread, butter,... More

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Hove, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

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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116 reviews 116 reviews
32 hotel reviews
169 helpful votes 169 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
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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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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 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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7 reviews 7 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
51 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 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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84 reviews 84 reviews
53 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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327 reviews 327 reviews
27 hotel reviews
200 helpful votes 200 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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Address: Chacabuco 747 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires 1069, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Tango Argentina 2*
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