We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hostal Del Centro

83 Cordoba Street, Salta, Argentina
Hotel amenities
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Hostal Del Centro
Management photos View all
Hostal Del Centro
Write a Review

19 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    2
    8
    6
    3
    0
See reviews for
Families
0
12
2
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (19)
  • Mar-May only
    (5)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (2)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (7)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (5)
All months
Brisbane, Australia
Top Contributor
205 reviews 205 reviews
107 hotel reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

This is a great location for a hostel - just around the corner from the 9th July Square with the Cathedral and only 50m from San Francisco Church. A bit of a walk to the east and you can get to San Martin Park and north to the big shopping mall (which has a carrefour). The private room was only... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
59 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Stayed for 3 nights. No sight of the English owner. Other staff quite friendly and helpful. Shared room bathrooms were clean but the room was a little musty. The private room was slightly better, though the lock wasn't very secure. The bed in the twin room was comfortable, not so much in the private one.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arusha
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
32 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Great location, friendly staff. No heating in our room so we were cooooold! Bathrooms a bit dirty and in poor state of repair, but at least the showers are hot. Small kitchen made self-catering a bit tricky.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
35 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

We stayed in a private double room at the Hostal del Centro. The room had a private bathroom, which is small, but works fine. The room itself is fairly big and is filled with a mediocre bed. The place is quite noisy, with sound of tv and other guests talking clearly audible at night. Another annoyance is the doorbell that... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Top Contributor
180 reviews 180 reviews
72 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2012

We are long term travelers with basic needs - general level of cleanliness and enough space for our (minimal) stuff. When we arrived, they upgraded us to an en-suite room at no charge. They were very nice and helpful. I was confused about the whole ravine/valley (quebrada) to the north and south, and the girl picked up a map and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

The location of the hostel was great - right in the city center. The staff was also very helpful and even called us a cab for a pickup at the hostel when we had an early bus out of Salta. On this morning, they also made sure breakfast was put out for us before we left at 6AM (breakfast isn't... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Diego, California
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

The positives: excellent location, price, good service. The negatives: kitchen had cockroaches, bathrooms need deep cleaning. Tips: WIFI is good in the closest rooms to the reception. The shared bath private rooms are much nicer than the private room with private bath. Small and quite.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stockport, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
41 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2011

This place is not good. The building is falling apart, the bathrooms are old and haven't been cleaned properly in some time (I think they wipe them down everyday, but they really need to tackle the limescale and use some bleach). There are no outside windows in rooms or bathrooms, only the the corridor. We met the English owner Gareth... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
21 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

Thanks to this hostel, I enjoyed staying at Salta. It's very near from the PLAZA.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Clare
Top Contributor
237 reviews 237 reviews
81 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

Positives - great location, very friendly staff who have some English. Breakfast included. Free internet and Wi-Fi. Free book exchange. Plenty of bathrooms and free luggage storage. Drawbacks - rooms are basic and on the small side.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

4 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question