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Accra, Ghana
Reviewed 24 January 2014

This is a very nice place to stay, you are very close to a lot of attractions on down town, being on Summer and having the pool is also a big plus for this place. On the other hand one of the bad things from here are the beds, at least for my room the bed was not too comfortable.

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I will check specifically your room and the bed inside because usually we have opposite comments about it. Thank you for your review and time

Huddinge, Sweden
Reviewed 23 January 2014

This is a perfect place to stay if you are a backpacker or a young couple. The rooms are clean but basic. Easy to meet new people och nice facilities with pooltable and swimmingpool in the backyard. Friendly staff.

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Thank you for your review.

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Awesome place to stay if you're in a budget, and want to meet new people. The staff is wonderful, very helpful. Location is good, right at the very heart of Buenos Aires (San Telmo). Good conditions, the pool is great for freshening up. Recommended!

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review we are glad to hear those words.

Reviewed 5 January 2014

The pool is the big pluss here. Do not underestimate the heat in Buenos Aires in December. Relaxed vibe, a mix between backpackers and families. The rooms are basic but ok, and the staff was friendly and helpful to us.

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review.

Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 January 2014

From reading the reviews on Trip Advisor, I really felt like I was led astray. It was nothing like what I expected. The service was minimal and the room was small and basic. No table, no hair dryer, no TV, and the small wardrobe and bench furniture was all quite shabby. The light in the hall was off so I...

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment Hostels rooms do not have TV in rooms because we want people to know the city and each other instead of watching TV alone in the room . We are very sorry about towels issues during new year and christmas, laundry´s where close and we did our best effort but seems not enough....

Oslo
Reviewed 27 December 2013

I stayed there for 3 nights and i found it to be a personal and nice place. In short the roos are simple but good. No TV, in the room but on in the common area. No one uses it anyway. Clean and the rooms has air-condition. The staff are friendly and talkative. They wil help u find what u...

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, and as you said you are already coming back see you soon. Happy new year

genoa
Reviewed 24 December 2013

Circus is a great place for visiting baires. All was ok staff friendly , good position, room with conditioned air and wifi. To visit ba in 3-4 days ia a great hostal and is very close to la boca, mictocentro and retiro.

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. we wish you a happy new year.

Reviewed 14 December 2013

A good hostel, located in a good area. Nice staff and good service. Located in a Nice neighborhood. Good price quality ratio We only had 1 working electricity point in our room. But had a good stay.............

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Caracas, Venezuela
Reviewed 13 December 2013

Circus hostel & hotel will be my residence in every trip to Buenos Aires. Cleanness, great Customer care, excellent location are some of the wonderful features that you can find in this Hotel. Rooms are very confortable, for the relation price quality. This option is really ammaizing. Rooms don't have TV but YOU WON'T NEED TV in Buenos Aires!!! The...

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Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Its a really good advice for all travelers

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 7 December 2013

The staff was very nice, relaxed, laid back and helpful. Location was also very good, walking distance to many attractions and nice restaurants in the neighbourhood (tip: "Nacional" on Peru st. was amazing). Very good bar with cheap soft drinks and beer to have at the pool or the pool table. Not very "touristy".

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Thank you very much for your review, is true our prices at the bar are good and non touristic because we want you to have a good time. Hope to see you soon.

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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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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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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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  • Free Breakfast
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  • 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: $20 - $85 (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:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Buenos Aires
#63 Family Hotel in Buenos Aires
#75 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires
#97 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The apartment we were put in did not come with breakfast, which is ok because there are kitchen utensils but you should ask how to get to the nearest supermarket. If you want help close by then make sure to check your room is in the main hostel building.”
 of 5 bubbles Miranda_NZ, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Select your own room with private bathroom overlooking the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles kat841, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had two rooms & both good.”
 of 5 bubbles Goretti_13, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“4 dorm bedroom n 21”
 of 5 bubbles DSORDER, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Definitely coordinate in advance - its somewhere you want to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles 101kg, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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