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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Absolutely awful. I had picked up bed bugs in Uruguay and so went here to clean up etc. I arrived having thrown all my clothes away and showered and hoping for a quiet couple of nights. The first night was ok, it seemed a bit dirty and empty but i didnt care too much. THE SECOND NIGHT WAS AWFUL. I...

Thank maxtheguide
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I booked a dorm space at Rancho Urbano with quite a few other friends during the Spring of 2015. Let me tell you, it was hands down the worst hostel i have ever stayed in. The one week i was there, I woke up with dozens of bedbug bites (my friends did as well), and never saw the staff clean...

Thank TheBeardedAndBlonde
Valparaiso, Chile
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Very good location, on Corrientes close to the subte (metro) and the Abasto mall. I stayed in a room with 8 beds and a shared bathroom which was horrendous. Cobwebs in every corner, pee splatter on toilet seat, clearly not wiped down sink/faucet, no toilet paper or soap. To be honest I rarely used the bathroom and tried to use...

Thank Isabella D
Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Even though it's cheap it's not worth it. The bed in our room was broken and we were told we would have to pay extra for a room with private bathroom because that was all that was available. Unacceptable. Staff unhelpful and just kept saying their boss was away. Everything was a bit unclean and dusty. Sheets too small for...

Thank Jane A
Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 12 February 2015

The hostel is not that close to the downtown, but is in a good place, just few blocks from the 11 train station, many banks around, restaurants, markets. Well it was not clean very well, many cockroachs... The staff were very friendly and helpful...my last day there some of the guests and them joined us in a churrasco or braised...

Thank Carlos_Altino
Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 28 November 2014

We are not picky but this was just disgusting and really dirty, and even in a double room with private "bathroom", you feel like being in a Nuthouse.actually we booked a dorm but when we arrived there, there was no dorm available so we had to take the double room incl. private bathroom for 105$ more. We would not recommend...

Thank j0sefal0e
Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
Reviewed 26 November 2014

I'm not one to complain but my experience here was not the greatest. I would not recommend staying here if you are a fellow backpacker looking to enjoy this vibrant city. The check in process was less than pleasant and the woman snatched my water bottle out of my hands as their policy states "no outside beverages are allowed in...

1Thank kir8s
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 March 2013

My niece and I went to Rancho Urbano after leaving another hostel which was terrible. The service was friendly and professional, they must have used some of the feedback from previous reviews to up their game. We checked the mattresses and around for bugs and the gal showing us the room waved off our apology saying yes, it was important!...

1Thank Hilary_479
Reviewed 19 December 2011

I stranded in rancho urbano hostel because i couldn't find another place to stay. But I have to say that this was one of the best hostels i stayed at in whole south america. the staff is friendly and helpful, gives you maps and stuff and even spent christmas evening with us in the hostel. the rooms are clean and...

1Thank callmehans

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Hostel have rooms and dorms with and without private bathroom, kitchen, spacious dining room, living room with games, TV, DVD, WI FI free all around the hostel, gardens and BBQ grill with everything for you. Rancho-Urbano is located in the traditional Avenida Corrientes, a few meters from Metro and more than 15 bus stop that leads you to the downtown and the Buenos Aires’s typical places: Caminito, Palermo Soho, Plaza de Mayo, San Telmo and La Boca. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rancho Urbano

Address: Avenida Corrientes 4139, Buenos Aires C1195AAA, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
Price Range: ₹ 1,096 - ₹ 1,804 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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