We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The only advantages of this hostel is that it is cheap and located downtown. I've stayed in the room with 5 other women. My laptop was stolen there while I was in shower. The staff is ignorant and not helpful,speaking poor English. A few times...More
I arrived at midnight in Buenos Aires with no where to say. All the hotels were booked up. Eventually some seedy guy brought me to this hostel (I was certain he was going to rob me). He turned out to be a nice guy but...More
I dont know whats up with the horrendous reviews but this spot was pretty chill. The staff were incredilbly friendly and helpful and the spot clean. The wifi was fast and the breakfast was better than most hostels ive been too in South America and...More
We booked this hostel in a fit of desperation, as it was the only available hostel nearby that wasn't fully booked. And now I know why...
On the plus side, it's very cheap, so you do get what you pay for: a simple breakfast, clean(ish)...More
We used booking.com to book this hostel in a last minute effort to find somewhere to stay. Once we got to the hostel we were told that the price had changed. There was a blackboard behind the reception clearly stating the room tariffs yet the...More
US$ 14 - US$ 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
Number of rooms
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Booking.com, TripOnline SA and Hotwire so you can book your Downtown Mate Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Capital Federal District >
Buenos Aires >
Montserrat / San Nicolas / El Centro
Show More Show Less
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.