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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed May 29, 2016

I did have an interesting experience here... the power outed one evening, and I did get a little hassle from one or two of the people 'living' there (I think rental prices are extortionately high in BA). And horrific wifi. So a mixed bag really. Daniel, the owner, was definitely kind and helpful though, he made sure I had enough... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2015

I am not picky but I have to say:the place is falling apart. In the period I stayed in, a door literally felt in a person! I reserved a room with bathroom and in the last day the toilet buttom felt in the floor. When the man that work in the hostel saw that, he spoke in a very aggressive... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife and I have been on the road for over 3 months with 3 kids. We regularly book in hostels and are not picky on lodgings. But we left Hostel Sol after one night. It is not a place you want to go to, unless your only criteria is low costs. The place looks nice on pictures but don't... More 

9 Thank ericsauve2
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 22, 2014

Next to the Subway(1 block) and close enough to the bus station(2/3 blocks). The owner is very nice, the only problem was that they only clean the room when you leave, so in the end the room was a mess.

1 Thank Afonsopires
Tokyo, Japan
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2013

This was the first place we stayed in Buenos Aires before eventually moving to BA Soho Rooms in Palermo. The overall impression we got on this place is that it's geared more towards younger people looking for a party environment. There are tons of people there at all times, day and night. Definitely not quiet, but could be good if... More 

1 Thank DouginTokyo
Velke Teriakovce, Slovakia
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2013

Nice stay in this Hostel. If you are looking for a bed and maybe found some companion for a city tour this might be the hostel. From Bus station you just need to catch a bus directly to the door. Very easy to get around by bus and staff can help you with general tips. The accommodation is nice for... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2013

It is good value for the money - I only payed 40 Argentine pesos for a dorm. Despite that it is clean and it is nicely decorated with a lot of light, high ceilings, a good kitchen and a nice patio. The breakfast is bad: they serve Danish and coffee. The location is fine. It is central but at the... More 

6 Thank mettefr89
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 2, 2012

The hostel people are really kindness Good lounge Great Kitchen They have good housekeepers and with you need something you just have to ask =) great Tango class =D A nice and typical breakfast so i have to come back =D

1 Thank Grasielle B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2012

Inexpensive compared to other hostels in BA, but it's cold, noisy at night, and in a fairly unsafe neighborhood. The breakfast was decent, and the showers were hot, but nothing was very clean or comfortable.

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New Delhi, India
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2012

Hostel is very easy to find. After reaching the gate and ringing a few minutes we got access to enter the building. The owner sitting at the reception desk hadn’t noticed for about half an hour that we want to check-in and kept talking on the phone. If don't care about details like toiled cleaned maniana (everyday maniana?) ;) it... More 

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Additional Information about Hostel Sol

Address: Calle Lima 1169 | 9 de julio Av. y San Juan Av, Buenos Aires C1073AAW, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
Price Range: $13 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Don't take the front room.”
 of 5 bubbles Afonsopires, Mar 22, 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in a six p. dormitory alone.. so we save money and sleep very confortable.”
 of 5 bubbles NunoG857, Mar 15, 2013 | Read review
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