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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fun and social place to stay! Very convenient for the Sunday San Telmo market! They had an activities board that offered suggestions for the day. In addition the breakfast offered each morning was small but delicious.

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El Chalten, Argentina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was an ideal base to start our South American adventure and the Hostel provided good facilities, help and a good breakfast. You could walk from here to La Boca or the city or the Ecological Park but there is also an excellent (but busy) bus service. Would recommend Free Walks walking tours.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hostel with small basic rooms. Friendly and helpful staff. Good location with lots of dining and nightlife options. Subte is a short walk from the hostel so accessing the rest off the city is easy. One minute away near by is Bier Life. Great place for craft beer.

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Olten, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hostel is located in San Telmo which is a good location to explore Buenos Aires. In a 5 minutes walk you are at a metro station. Unfortunately there is no kitchen (only for staff). The wifi in our room (1st Flor, room Nr. 18) was very weak.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Circus Hostel is well-located in San Telmo with plenty to see, do, and eat within easy walking distance. It's a bit further to the central city (especially in the summer heat), but it's manageable. Staff responded promptly to my initial emails, were friendly and welcoming, when we arrived, and gave helpful advice about where to eat and things to do....

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My bag was stolen in Buenos Aires and the people at the desk were amazing! Seriously, they knew just what to do and helped me every step of the way. The head desk man was so solicitous. He made everything easy, including our entertainment while we stayed there. So though the rooms were basic, the service was OUTSTANDING! PS Don't...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I received what I expect for a low cost hotel/hostel. Room was more than fine, breakfast was good and staff was helpful. I recommend it it you just want a place to stay and not pay to much comparing to a luxury hotel.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay with hostel. All of the staff were extremely friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Plenty of activities are arranged for guests. Super social hostel and very easy to make friends. Nice pool and common areas. Very good securities, huge lockers in dorms and very, very clean! Would recommend!

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Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Check in was very pleasant and smooth. This hostel organizes a lot of activities and there is a good athmosphere. As read here in the reviews we asked for a room in the 4th floor, so we would not be bothered by the noise in the street. Indeed we had no issues with that, however there was a e ganarator...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ok...this spot seems to hover between hotel and hostel. i booked a 3 bed private with 2 friends and we had our own bathroom. the room was super basic. 3 twin beds, a locker, a bookshelf of sorts, enough room to walk between the 3 and not much else beyond the AC. Sounds horrible right? Weird thing is with no...

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Staying in San Telmo

Neighbourhood Profile
San Telmo
Characterized by cobblestones and narrow streets, San Telmo is defined by the tango, the dance that made Buenos Aires world-famous. Tango is a fusion of many different cultures: a true child of immigration, much like the city itself. Nowadays, it comes alive after dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee hours of the morning. During the day, the antique shops and classic cafés and bars around Plaza Dorrego dominate the scene. The emblematic Bar Plaza Dorrego, with its green awnings, checkered tile floors, and wooden interiors, takes you back in time the moment you step inside. For true porteño traditions, San Telmo is the place to be.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located centrally in San Telmo – Buenos Aires, at Circus Hostel & Hotel we combine low prices with a chill atmosphere to create a hostel with the look and feel of a boutique hotel.Our rooms were created for you to be able to rest quietly. From every room you will have an incredible view of the beautiful San Telmo neighborhood.Our breakfast includes croissants, toast, jams, squeezed orange juice, coffee and tea ... more   less 

Additional Information about Circus Hostel & Hotel

Address: Chacabuco 1020 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1069AAV, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > San Telmo
Price Range: $21 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Circus Hostel & Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Circus Hotel Buenos Aires
Circus Hostel And Hotel
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Buenos Aires
#62 Family Hotel in Buenos Aires
#73 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires
#96 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
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“Get a private room if you can afford it. ”
 of 5 bubbles JRguinness, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“6 beds dormitory”
 of 5 bubbles 770katrinr, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Private, private bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles chaps75, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“En la mia,sera roto la ventana.pero,gracias aire acc.no fué unproblemo.”
 of 5 bubbles tnarouc, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Security is good, a padlock for the admittedly biggish lockers is a must.”
 of 5 bubbles ferdyb43, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
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