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Cambalache is loud, dirty, and uncomfortable. Basically it's got everything I typically try to avoid in a hostel, except that it's one of the cheaper options in Buenos Aires. On the plus side, though, the staff were nice and the location was good. I would...More
I am giving this a 4 star for a few reasons.
I loved my room here! It had 3 balconies all looking out to the congress buildings. The room was tidy and spacious - bed a little bit uncomfortable. The common areas were pretty cool...More
My boyfriend and I stayed at this hostel for 3 nights solely because it was affordable for us. The bathrooms were always completely disgusting (as if no one cleaned them ever), the kitchen is severely under stocked and dirty all the time. Even our room...More
My friend and I stayed at the Cambalache recently and I have no idea how it rated so highly. The photos are incredibly misleading and I'm not sure if it ever looked like that. The bathrooms were foul! If they weren't reeking of urine, or...More
Will never stay in a hostel like this, almost everything was not working..the bathrooms were so nasty without water, without electricity, with a lot of mold, broken doors to be exact just nasty...the environment was not so well there was a fight between one guy...More
US$10 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Immersed in the sound of honking horns and the footsteps of busy office workers, the Microcentro area of San Nicolás is where visitors will encounter the true hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires, walking down streets lined with office buildings and banks. The financial district is well-known for its vibrant atmosphere and unstoppable rhythm during office hours. After dark, the hubbub and migrates to Corrientes
Ave., where theatre lovers might start their evening at a play and end it in one of the many traditional pizzerias nearby. During the day, Corrientes is known for its many bookshops and classic cafés, which are located just minutes away from some famous landmarks, like the Obelisco, Avenida 9 de Julio, and the Teatro Colon.