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Puerto Limon Hostel

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New York
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Great value for price. The staff is super friendly, they organize dinners a few times a week that sometimes turn into nice little parties ( that always end at midnight). Great place to meet fun people, but also a great place to relax. The rooms and bathrooms are ok, but the common areas are very enjoyable. The kitchen is big...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 12 May 2016

I loved the atmosphere, the people.. the place and the location. So many options for food, bars and pubs nearby. Also markets etc... whatever i say falls short. I've had a great time in here so far and i plan to come back here whenever i hit buenos aires.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We spent six good nights in a private double room. The room was big, very clean and comfortable. It was great to have air conditioning and a decent private bathroom. The staff were very helpful and the location is good for getting around to the main sites. Only downside was the moudly odour the bathroom produced but this is easily...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2016

After too long an absence, it was nice to return to an Argentine breakfast with dulce de leche. The Puerto Limon lies in a quiet part of San Telmo, with friendly and efficient staff. Generally the place is clean and comfortable, and one of the few places on Hosteworld where the solo traveller can get a single, not a double,...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

+Good location in San Telmo. Lots of restaurants and bars around. I would definetely recommend the parilla next to the hostel! +Very friendly and helpful staff, especially at the reception +Very good value meals/bbq available on some nights. We had one night pizza (50 pesos/ 3,20 euroa each) and it was great! Plenty of food! +You can book your football...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

First hostel I stayed in in South America. Good location in San Telmo, there's a Subte station a few minutes away. Helpful staff, good wifi, kitchen is ok but needs a bit of a clean, comfy beds which get made every day, clean rooms, breakfast is pretty good, and nice communal area.

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Reviewed 13 August 2015

pros: in the great barrio of san telmo! always clean good breakfast (if you stay for many days, it may be repetitive) safe good prices (from 130 to 150 pesos in dorms) helpful staff open back yard close to downtown B.A. cons: a little noisy from the kitchen in the mornings and from the street

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Europe
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Hostel is in San Telmo. It is near the port to Colonia. It is a bit of a walk to the main places like Teatro Colon but there is subway station near the hostel. It is a good base to explore Buenos Aires. The breakfast is okay, it needs fruit and more variety in the food. Hostel needs to be...

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Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the hostel in a private room for 6 nights. We found the hostel to be in a great location. Close to bus stations etc and plenty of restaurants etc around the area. We had a private room with ensuite which was very nice and clean. Kitchen had everything you needed. My only bad things...

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Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

The outside courtyard is closed from midnight onwards. THE COMMON AREA INSIDE THE HOSTEL is also CLOSED at MIDNIGHT. This means everyone is essentially SENT TO BED at MIDNIGHT - this very strange hostel curfew is something I have never experienced in my year of world travels and since I was a 3-year-old living under my parents' rules. The night...

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Staying in San Telmo

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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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Located in San Telmo, 2 blocks away from the ¨Plaza Dorrego¨ and ten minutes from the major tourist attractions. There’s a big kitchen fully equipped, a chill out room and bar service. The place is decorated with the idea of creating a cool mix between modern and retro. We offer double rooms with private bathroom, dorms with air conditioning, powerful hot showers. The hostel has an enclosed courtyard with a barbecue. A massive plus is space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Puerto Limon Hostel

Address: Calle Chacabuco 1080, Buenos Aires C1069AAV, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > San Telmo
Price Range: $16 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Puerto Limon Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Choose higher floors because the street-level one is kind of noisy”
Marcos_Nicolau, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms are perfect if you want it quiet. Especially the top floor ones”
oldskooldi, 12 May 2016 | Read review
“As distant from the patio as possible.”
jamescollenette, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“preferably away from the street chacabuco”
vagancias, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Pay a little extra for a better room upstairs!”
sarahjabee, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
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