HI Recoleta hostel is located in Recoleta – one of the most beautiful areas in Buenos Aires. The hostel building is an old fashioned house that was once a registry office. The famous Argentine writer, Jorge Luis Broges, used to give his lectures in this historic hostel.

Facilities include a self-catering kitchen, satellite TV, luggage storage, Internet access, laundry, and a great terrace area.

Recoleta is one of the coolest places to be as it is within walking distance of bus terminals and train stations so that the attractions of Buenos Aires and the surrounding region are easily reachable. This Buenos Aires hostel is also located close to local cinemas, theatres and pubs, so it is a great starting point for experiencing the city’s culture and night life.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Culture
  • Socialising
  • Shopping

Green rating



HI Recoleta is well located hostel, it is near downtown and the Tribunales subway station. The staff is nice.


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Sun 04 Oct 2015

Travel tips...

Where next?

Puerto Madryn

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Mon 07 Sep 2015

Attraction tip

"Fuerza Bruta" y "Teatro ciego"

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Sat 01 Aug 2015