Play Hostel Buenos Aires

Guatemala 4636, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1425  show map
 2 stars
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Play Hostel Buenos Aires

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Elevator

Overview

Play Hostel Buenos Aires is a modern accommodation in Buenos Aires offering a sun terrace, currency exchange and a safety deposit box. Founded in 1945, the hostel underwent a complete renovation in 2011.

A 10-minute walk will take you to Avenida Santa Fe, Jardin Zoologico and Jardin Botanico Carlos Thais. Guests can dine in Don Julio and Kaizen located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Set within a 10-minute walk from Scalabrini Ortiz underground station.

Rooms

The hostel offers 34 cozy rooms with convenient amenities like an in-room safe, heating, a ceiling fan, multi-channel TV and a private balcony. The beds in the rooms including Twin Room, 9-bed mixed Dorm, 10-bed mixed Dorm and 4-bed Dorm are fitted with personal lockers, foam pillows and feather pillows. Some of the rooms provide shared bathrooms with hairdryers, guest toiletries and bath sheets. They are appointed with showers and bidets.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the breakfast area each morning.

Services

Play Hostel Buenos Aires offers a designated smoking area and an elevator along with airport transfer, laundry and computer rental.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   34.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • No elevators
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Darts

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Barbeque grills
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Patio
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed USD 12
Children above
2 years or adults
Extra bed USD 12
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

Guatemala 4636, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1425

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City Center
  • Buenos Aires
    3.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Palermo Station
    3300 ft
  • Carranza Train Station
    1.1 mi
Underground stations
  • Plaza Italia Subway Station
    2300 ft
Restaurants
  • Don Julio
    200 ft
  • Kaizen (cuisine: Japanese, Latin)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Jardin Botanico Carlos Thais
    2200 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    34

Rooms and availability

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Exterior Hotel information
Budget Twin Room
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • General:Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This twin room has a balcony.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Exterior Hotel information
Classic Twin Room
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This twin room has a patio.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Exterior Hotel information
Double or Twin Room
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This twin/double room has a balcony.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Exterior Hotel information
Budget Twin Room
City view
  • Room size:

    100 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This twin room has a balcony.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Room
Double Room Private Bathroom
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Dining table
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Double room with private bathroom.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Room
Bed 4-Bed Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bunk bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

A cosy and bright dormitory room overlooking a small patio, equipped with heating, a ceiling fan and individual lockers. The bathroom is located across the patio.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Room
Bed 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bunk bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This bed in dormitory has a patio.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Room
Bed 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    345 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bunk bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

Rooms are 32 square metres.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires photos Room
Bed 9-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

Rooms are 16 square metres.

Play Hostel Buenos Aires Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Plaza Serrano1700 ft
  • Plaza Italia Square2000 ft
  • Plaza Serrano Square2000 ft
  • Palermo Hollywood4000 ft

Places of interest

  • Armenia Square700 ft
  • National Technological University Medrano4300 ft
  • University of Palermo4600 ft
  • Ricardo Gutierrez Children's Hospital5000 ft

Train stations

  • Palermo Station3000 ft
  • Carranza Train Station1.0 mi
  • 3 de Febrero Train Station1.0 mi

Convention centers

  • La Rural Exhibition and Convention Centre3300 ft

Shopping areas

  • Shopping Mall4000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Palermo Lakes1.1 mi

Stadiums

  • Hippodrome4300 ft

Parks

  • Parque tres de febrero3700 ft

Galleries

  • Braga Menendez Contemporary Art3700 ft

Underground stations

  • Plaza Italia Subway Station2000 ft
  • Scalabrini Ortiz Subway Station2300 ft
  • Palermo Subway Station3000 ft
  • Bulnes Subway Station3700 ft
  • Ministro Carranza Subway Station5000 ft
  • Aguero Subway Station1.0 mi
  • Angel Gallardo Subway Station1.1 mi
  • Medrano Subway Station1.1 mi

Public parking

  • Dr. J. A. Fernandez General Hospital1.1 mi

Local attractions

  • Parque Tres de Febrero 5100 ft
    Av del Libertador & Av Sarmiento, Buenos Aires
  • Lagos de Palermo1.1 mi
    Between Av Pres. Pedro Montt & Av Infanta Isabel, Buenos Aires
  • Bosques de Palermo1.1 mi
    Av Del Libertador & Dorrego y Figueroa Alcorta, Buenos Aires
  • Centro Cultural Islamico1.0 mi
    Av int. Bullrich 55, Buenos Aires
  • Museo Xul Solar1.1 mi
    Laprida 1212, Buenos Aires

Near the hostel

  • Avenida Santa Fe2100 ft
    Avenida Santa Fe, Buenos Aires
  • Jardin Zoologico2500 ft
    Av. Las Heras 4440, Buenos Aires
  • Palermo Soho3700 ft
    rua Honduras, Buenos Aires
  • Jardin Botanico Carlos Thais2200 ft
    Av. Santa Fe 3951, Buenos Aires
  • Plaza Serrano 3200 ft
    Calle Serrano, Buenos Aires
  • Museo Evita3700 ft
    Lafinur 2988, Buenos Aires

Restaurants nearby

  • Don Julio200 ft

    Address: Guatemala 4691 and Gurruchaga
    Phone: 11/4831-9564

    84% likes this, based on 940 reviews

  • Tijuana - Cocina Mex & Bar500 ft

    Address: Guatemala 4540
    Phone: 54-11-20588905

    79% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 32

  • Capo600 ft

    Phone: (+54 11) 4833 0768

    71% likes this, based on 13 reviews
    Price Range: USD 17 - USD 22

  • Kaizen100 ft

    Address: Gurruchaga 1776
    Phone: 4831-5237

    64% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese, Latin
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 72

  • El Preferido de Palermo600 ft

    65% likes this, based on 90 reviews
    Cuisine: Argentinean
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 10

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    34
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  • Monte Grande hotels - 25 km
  • Florida hotels - 14 km
  • San Fernando hotels - 25 km
  • Benavidez, B hotels - 36 km
  • General Pacheco hotels - 30 km

Play Hostel Buenos Aires Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Play Hostel Buenos Aires

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 9 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
6.0
Service
8.0
Value
9.0
Location
6.0
Dining
4.0

Guest reviews

    How to reach hostel

    hostel Play Hostel Buenos Aires Buenos Aires location
    Show big map »

    Hostel Address:

    Guatemala 4636, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1425

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Buenos Aires
      3.3 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Palermo Station
      3300 ft
    • Carranza Train Station
      1.1 mi
    Underground stations
    • Plaza Italia Subway Station
      2300 ft
    Restaurants
    • Don Julio
      200 ft
    • Kaizen (cuisine: Japanese, Latin)
      100 ft
    Parks
    • Jardin Botanico Carlos Thais
      2200 ft
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  1 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of rooms:
      34