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Caseron Porteno B&B
Ranked #42 of 258 Buenos Aires B&B and Inns
Reviewed April 28, 2013

Calm and nice place in Palermo, close to the Subte, subway. The staff is very helpful and they often have time to answer questions and talk about every day life in B A. As a tangodancer you get a lot of help where to go dancing and to buy shoes. We took part in the tango workshops at Caseron Porteno and that was really nice, it´s a good idea to mix tourists and portenos. I really apreciated the nice garden after a day busy B A.

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  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 29, 2013

Six blocks southwest of Olleros subway stop, with a handful of nearby restaurants; old building with high ceilings & wooden floors; rooms are simple but spacious & clean, some with bathrooms across the hall; good WiFi & breakfast; small well-used tango lesson room at rear; garden & roof-top terrace with seating; nice dining room with self-cooking facilities. Not a bargain, but what makes this place really attractive is the staff & the atmosphere they create -- Alejandra & Emilio are very helpful, & foster a feeling of community among guests, many of whom are repeat clients who come back year after year for tango lessons.

Room Tip: Rooms 1-5 are main floor, & 6-10 are upstairs; 1, 2, 6, 7 & 8 are exposed to road noise; 2...
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  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 15, 2013

I found this lovely hidden gem in the heart of Buenos Aires on the internet. I was not sure what to expect initially but once I arrived I knew that it was a great discovery.
The building is very nice, with a lovely patio/garden. As it is an old building the rooms have high ceilings and lovely wooden floors (the room on the second floor are not as nice as this part of the building is more modern).
At the back of the garden there is an area where you can learn tango, and siting out enjoying the music and the good weather is just amazing!
The staff were very helpful in giving us directions around Buenos Aires.
The only negative is that it is not that easy to find, but the area (Palermo) is full of lovely restaurants and shops.
The breakfast was basic but very good.
Over all it was one of the highlights of the trip.

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed March 10, 2013

We took Trip Advisor Reviews when chosing this B&B and also as it was a 10 minute drive to my partner's 5 day job. The staff were friendly and helpful for all our needs. However, if you are not interested in improving your tango, then I suggest you look elsewhere. It was pricey for what we received. The daily breakfast sometimes was hit and miss for what you were served. Actually, it was boring. Luckily, there is a small grocery store across the street and the use of the kitchen made it possible to add to the meal. The breakfast room is open for the patron's use and in the afternoons it is a good place to use your computer. Rooms 4 and 5 are across from the kitchen-eating area and sometimes can be noisy. Room 10 upstairs had a balcony.

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  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 10, 2013 via mobile

We accidentally came across this place and we were so glad we did. Christian and alejandra are such lovely people they made us feel so welcome and it was more like coming to stay with friends. They were so helpful and great on giving advise on things to do and helped sort out a tango show for us which was fantastic. The tango lessons there are really good as well if you fancy trying some tango. Definitely the place to stay in BA

  • Stayed: November 2012
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Reviewed January 4, 2013

Alejandra and Christian made our stay more like visiting friends in a far away land. This is a very reasonably priced and a good location close to Subte (subway) and Palermo Soho/Viejo shopping. Lots of great interaction with fellow travellers and touring tips from staff.

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed December 10, 2012

My friend and I stayed at Caseron Porteno for four weeks, and we enjoyed living there.The house, garden,the staff working there, all together made our stay so perfect.The breakfastroom was a good place to meet the other guests, and get the feeling of a family where we could share our experiences.An oasis in a big city.

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled with friends
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Additional Information about Caseron Porteno B&B

Address: Calle Ciudad de La Paz 344, Buenos Aires C1426AGF, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > Palermo
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #42 of 258 B&Bs / Inns in Buenos Aires
Price Range: $38 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Caseron Porteno B&B 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Caseron Porteno, Tango Guest House in Buenos Aires. An oasis in the city of tango, Caseron Porteno offers daily tango lessons, warm hospitality and charming accommodations in a tranquil garden setting. With only 10 rooms (all of them with private bathroom), this B&B located in Palermo neighborhood offers breakfast, free internet access, maid service and tango lessons. ... more   less 
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