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Reviewed April 20, 2012

Luxurious this is not....

Our room (the main picture) was ok at best. Noise travelled, the ensuite had a window into the hall/entrance - privacy issues!

The kitchen was fine when we stayed there and the staff were very friendly and helpful in providing information and booking us a taxi to the airport.

It isn't a luxurious stay, rather its a hostel in a safe part of town, walking distance from everything (even La Boca was only 20 mins walk). Pillows were hard and lumpy, sheets were old and light came in thrown a small window to the hall way. This is very basic accomodation but its Buenos Aires so quality costs a lot of money.

If you want 4 star accomodation then this is not for you. If like us, you are a young couple who want a safe place, in a good location then this is doable.

  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 2, 2012

We were excited to be staying in the advertised luxurious apartment in the San Telmo district of Buenos Aires. This is part of the Republica San Telmo hostel, but not the hostel itself. Unfortunately it didn't live up to expectations:
- the kitchenette cooker didn't work as it kept blowing the fuses so we were unable to use it.
- the kitchen itself was poorly equipped, with no bowls, chopping board or sharp knife
- the apartment was located on the busiest highway known to man and outside of the San Telmo area
- the hot tub didn't work and the pool looked dirty
- although the apartment is a new build the finish is quite substandard
- the service provided by the two owners was pretty poor (although they did offer a discount following the broken cooker)

Despite the above it was an ok stay and it was nice to have our own space and enjoy quite a powerful hot shower. One of the owners did speak good English and advised us on how to get around the city.

  • Stayed: February 2012
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Reviewed February 3, 2012

Great location just a few blocks away from the best spots in San Telmo. Room was just OK, the service was pretty good. Breakfast is terrible though.

  • Stayed: December 2011, traveled as a couple
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Thank Nenbat
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Reviewed February 1, 2012

Good location in San Telmo: four blocks from Plaza Dorrego. Many restaurants and small groceries and produce vendors immediate. The hostel is two floors above the street, with locked front entrance. There is a common area with TV, a kitchen for guest use and strong Wifi. One room is on-suite, the others have shared bath immediate in hall. Rooms have A/C and are clean.
I have traveled to Buenos Aires numerous times during the past six years, staying on 4 occasions in San Telmo. The area is fast becoming gentrified, and I find the Rep of San Telmo to be the best among the lower priced hostels in which I have stayed. Younger and older, seasoned hostel travelers will find it accommodating and restful. Be advised it is NOT a party hostel. the young couple who run the hostel are helpful, friendly and serious mined about their guests having a pleasant stay in their city and in San Telmo.

Room Tip: Be advised the hostel is two floors up marble stairs, there is no elevator
  • Stayed: January 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 19, 2011

Nice people, very helpful in arranging us evening tango show. Very tranquil place for couples no party hostel. Very clean and big room. Great location in San Telmo easy to walk to the center. I recomend this place to everybody who is looking for a pleasant stay in Buenos Aires.

  • Stayed: November 2011, traveled as a couple
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Thank Gabsterka
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