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Reviewed 14 November 2015

I stayed in Lugar Gay 5 nights, extended 2 to my planned 3 because I really liked the socializing atmosphere there where it felt like in a family or group of friends. Santo and Javier did all their best with advices and help in every...More

Thank FrankBER
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Javier, Santo and all the other friendly staff made me feel so welcome. Nothing was any trouble and always full of great advice about Buenos Aires. My first trip to South America Herbert it won't be my last. Delicious breakfast each morning. Comfortable rooms with...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2015

I couldn’t have picked a better place to stay in Buenos Aires. First of all, it’s a very warm and welcoming environment. Nestor, Javier, Santo, and Juan all did a great job in helping me feel like I’m at home from the moment I arrived....More

1  Thank javolkma
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Lugar is a gay mens hotel/hostel. There are two levels with about 8 rooms. On the lower level there are shared bath/showers, and the upper level has private baths. There is a fantastic roof deck for sunning and meeting fellow travelers. Breakfast is included and...More

2  Thank bostonhj8
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Great guesthouse, very nice very friendly staff. Knowledgeable and very helpful as well. Good breakfast, Would recommend it to anyone who wants to stay in charming San telmo with a true Argentina experience. Thanks Marko

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Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > San Telmo
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Lugar Gay Hotel Buenos Aires
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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
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Yes but UBER is cheaper (they can get paid for both ways).
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"Upper floors have an own bathroom and are located just in front of the lovely terrace"
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"Private room on the top floor is best but lower level floors are equally nice, just not all have baths, great..."
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"All rooms are different, ask which one will suit your preferences"
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"The rooms in the upper floor all with own bathroom have a nice view to an old church."
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