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Circus Hostel & Hotel

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“private room”(28 reviews)
“san telmo”(84 reviews)
“swimming pool”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

Close to city center, lot of highlights of BA can e reached walking as wel as good restaurants & pubs. Don't forget to go for a good steak! nice & clean rooms, nice place to relax at the pool Young crowd & ppl around

Thank Valerie D
Response from Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & HotelResponded 26 January 2015

Thank you for your review and we are glad to know that you had a good time at Circus.

Reviewed 4 January 2015

It was a really good place with a nice pool. The staf was friendly. The breakfast was okay, but nothing special. A clean place with good location in San Telmo. The only thing that anoyed me was that I arrived at 6am in the morning...More

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Response from Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & HotelResponded 26 January 2015

Thank you very much for your review, We try hard to clean the rooms as fast as possible but check out is 11am and on high season is not easy to have the room ready before check in time already inform when you book. A...More

Reviewed 31 December 2014

Very well placed in a unique part of town. Free breakfast each day is a greet meeting point for guests, as well as a really charming pool area and common area. Staff were very helpful and friendly, English speaking and extremely hospitable. No hesitations at...More

Thank Nick J
Response from Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & HotelResponded 26 January 2015

Thank you very much for your review.

Reviewed 26 December 2014

I stayed in circus hostel/hotel for 4 nights on vacation. The staff were so nice and accommodating. They helped me call local businesses to find out their hours and prices. The beds are so comfortable and the showers are clean with hot water and perfect...More

Thank alliecrouse
Response from Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & HotelResponded 26 January 2015

Thank you very much for your description and review.

Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights after moving from a filthy hotel up the road. The price was reasonable with a good breakfast. A very clean and tidy hotel that allowed me to have the best sleep of my month stay in South America. Would highly...More

Thank omniafly
Response from Diego V, Propietario at Circus Hostel & HotelResponded 18 December 2014

Thank you for you review, we checked your comment and fixed the wifi on the 4th floor.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$15 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Buenos Aires
#69 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires
#91 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$15 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Buenos Aires
#69 Business Hotel in Buenos Aires
#91 Romantic Hotel in Buenos Aires
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (354)
Room & Suite (205)
Pool & Beach (73)
Dining (72)
Family and Play Areas (37)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Nearby
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
...More
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Shai G
3 February 2017|
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Response from Diego V | Property representative |
The pool is working fine . is not out of service , is fully operative
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Vikki M
27 January 2017|
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Response from Diego V | Property representative |
The only shuttle bus service is call Tienda Leon, is not direct to the hostel or any place in Buenos Aires, is Direct to their private stop from where they use private cars to get you to the hostel. You can buy just to get... More
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MelissaEN
16 November 2016|
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Response from Goretti_13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a room at reception where they store your luggage safely.
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"Clean basic rooms, hot water can take a little time to come through and because there is a pool maybe they..."
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"Ask for a room facing the pool!"
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"Bring your own lock. Even though I feel like it wasn´t necessary as the crowd that comes into this hostel is..."
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"one locker could not be locked. broken light was fixed next day."
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