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    Play Hostel

    Calle Guatemala 4636 | Palermo Soho, Buenos Aires C1425BUL, Argentina
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    • Excellent46%
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hostel was absolutely excellent. The staff were super helpful and helped us organise tango lessons and a Boca Juniors match. They also offered to help with buses but we ended up getting a flight. The rooms were extremely clean and beds were comfy. Kitchen...More

    Thank Lindsey C
    Response from Alvaro B, Gerente at Play HostelResponded 4 days ago

    Hello Lindsey! Thank you very much for your comments, was a pleasure having you and your group in our hostel. Hope to see you soon, best regards!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    You can't beat that location and the employees were super friendly and helpful. Breakfast was very good, especially for a budget hostel. However, I couldn't get a decent night of sleep. We booked a private room but it was next to the reception area so...More

    Thank ScarlettDubois
    Response from Alvaro B, Gerente at Play HostelResponded 4 days ago

    Thanks for your comments and sorry if you have a bad experience. This type of situation is not common in our hostel, we had a group very difficult to manage. In Play Hostel we have very strict rules about noises and sleep. Thanks again.

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    Very nice hostel with a good organisation to move in the city or about the event in the area. The people are very nice and you can meet all king of people from every part of the world. The staff working is very available and...More

    Thank alecivi9
    Response from Alvaro B, Gerente at Play HostelResponded 1 week ago
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    Muchas gracias por tus comentarios, esperamos verte pronto nuevamente por nuestro hostel, saludos!

    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    I have been many times in Play Hostel, ussually for one month period, and I have to say that the price and service relation, is by far the best! And there are many cool places arround to have fun, pubs, restaurants, etc. Thanks Play Hostel...More

    Thank P1428YVjp
    Response from Alvaro B, Gerente at Play HostelResponded 7 September 2017

    Hello! Thank you very much for choosing us, every day we try to maintain and improve the service. We hope to see you again! Greetings from the whole team.

    Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

    We've been travelling through South America and this is probably our least favourite of all the hostels we've stayed in. It's clean and in a good location but it's literally the kind of place to go and rest and that's it. Maybe it was just...More

    Thank Judeena C
    Response from Alvaro B, Gerente at Play HostelResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear guest, thanks for taking time to rate us, all reviews are appreciated to improve our service. I´m sorry if you had a bad experience during your stay at Play Hostel, we work every day to give our guest the best value for money and...More

    Duque Hotel Boutique & Spa
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    Own Grand Palermo Soho
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
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    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Palermo
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    Palermo
    Best known as the largest neighbourhood in Buenos
    Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters,
    each with its own unique identity. The high-end
    quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent
    mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment
    buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American
    Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favourite amongst
    locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de
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