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Kilca Hostel and Backpacker

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Mexico 1545, Buenos Aires 1097, Argentina (El Centro)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brasilia, DF
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The breakfast are some hard brioche, a sweet jam, and if you want also there is a bag with cookies (which are also horrible). everything in the hostel, and very different from the pictures. in total, the hostel has about 30 beds, and so has two bathrooms, which are worse than the bathrooms of public bus station. was the worst... More

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Beaverton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We stayed at Kilca for about 2 weeks, due to its great rate and accessible parking for motorcycles in the courtyard. There aren't too many affordable places downtown and Kilca offers cheap accommodations as well as an owner who is great to help out with whatever needs one might have. Make sure you book your first night in via on-line... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This is the best place in BA for moto people, and its very good value at $10USD per day. Kilca was great - its setup in a turn of the century mansion. I met the owner the first day and he let me store my motorcycle for free for a few days while I was away on the other side... More

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Beijing, China
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I do not recommend people to stay there. The neighborhood is good but the cleanliness and the quality of sevices is pretty poor. As other people say, there are instects, breakfast is very inconsistant, the bathroom was broken while I was there, the matresses are pretty dirty, the bar has no drinks because the fridge is broken.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Just like i said in the headline, THIS PLACE IS AWESOME ! the place has an awesome vibe, Guido is awesome and the staff here are like crazy awesome ! I mean its in a perfecct place, me I love parties so like its in montserrat I can just go to the next area san telmo and party crazy or... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

I came to buenos aires randomly and met many friends here. Travelled together and back in hostel again. Cuz we miss here. Staff are kind and the location is good and quiet. Not a big party but enjoyed lunch at the out side and beer at the lounge And the cat is so cute

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

High ceilinged old courtyard house in a charismatic neighbourhood in BA. We stayed in a double room which was basic but atmospheric! The owner and staff are super friendly and relaxed and the kitchen is available at all times. An easy place to hang out in the city :-)

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

I was in and out of Buenos Aires for about a month. I loved my time there. The people that were there made me feel at home. The first part of the stay was so nice, because the internet did not work. We got to know each other better without the internet. Me gusta KILKA!

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Kilca was a great place to relax. The communal lounge is big and spacious and cool in the summer. It's a great place to get to know the owners Guido and Dani and chat with the other guests. There is always a group meal happening and another chance to get to know your fellow travellers. Guido and Dani are great... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

The charm of this place is the people who work and stay here! The owner, Guido, is beyond helpful and friendly. He does his best to help you find your way about the city, suggests great attractions, and will do his best to help you in any other way. If you're looking for luxury, this isn't your place. It is... More

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Address: Mexico 1545, Buenos Aires 1097, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > El Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Kilca Hostel and Backpacker 2*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
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Welcome to our Hostel in Buenos AiresLet us help you with the best stay in the city choose your option and make a great dealwe have plenty of information, tours in the city and tickets for footballif you need a longer stay ask for a special ratefree parking for bikes and motorbikescooking facilitiesmixed dorms and doublesbreakfast and free wifi internet includedpick up from the airport availableask for bbq and pizza party!! ... more   less 
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