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Hostal El Candil

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights and another night on my way to Uruguay and am going back in 2 days for 1 night on my way back home .The accommodationist excellent a kitchen,large room big bed balcony and nice bathroom.Its very well located in San Telmo and a 20 minute walk into the city. The owner and staff are excellent...

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Reviewed 4 February 2014 via mobile

Great value for Buenos Aires. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Nice little place overall. I had a private room with air conditioning, and there was a nice balcony on the top floor. Plenty of bathroom facilities.

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Santa Cruz
Reviewed 18 May 2012

Viaje con mi novia a mediados de Abril de este 2012, fuimos por 3 dias, hicimos la reserva y al llegar nos estaban esperando como nos confirmaron, pedimos la habitacion doble privada con baño compartido, teniamos miedo al ver tantas opciones de hostales con desagradables comentarios, pero afortunadamente acertamos con El Candil, el recepcionista muy servicial, el cuarto limpio tenia...

Thank Marco V
Reviewed 14 November 2010

The staff were wonderful here, but unfortunately the hostel is lacking in love but in a good location for night life but it lacks character. The whole place needs a good tidy and clean, it's a bit like staying in a student house... there's an old cooker just left out in the patio area, people smoke in the communal areas...

Thank tdickinson
Reviewed 30 January 2010

I spent some days of january in Buenos Aires and decided to stay at this hostal, it is a really friendly place with nice people willing to help you, the breakfast is the best and the ubication is really good, you can walk aroundf and find nice bars and restaurants, it is also easy to get to the "subte" from...

Thank adrianagh

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Hostal El Candil is a petit hostel near a big varied entertainment offers. ... more   less 

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Address: Lerma 476, Buenos Aires 1414, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires
Number of rooms: 12
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?