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Art Factory is a lively, affordable, fun and diverse hostel in the heart of the historic San Telmo neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina.We want to make you feel happy and enjoy one of the best kept secrets in the world: Buenos Aires!Our TOP FIVE features voted by our guests: 1) The staff!2) A huge and colorful old mansion with an elegant touch3) The best terrace in San Telmo4) The funkiest bar with friendly prices and daily events5) There’s art everywhere! Even in the kitchen and bathrooms!You can choose between private rooms with private or shared bathrooms and dorm rooms with 4, 6 or 8 beds.
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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My stay at Art Factory was interesting, to say the least. I must say, the vibe was perfect. As a student on exchange, visiting Buenos Aires for just under a week, this hostel provided fun community-style living with all of the necessary amenities; this all came together quite
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.... Figure out I had bed bugs in my bed (2nights), they were telling me it was an allergie to something.... They didn't give me a solution or offer me to change room, I end up in the living room... Hopefully as there was no hot water in the hostel the freezing water was
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The hostel is in a very good location and the staff is very friendly and helps with everything. I only stayed one night but it seemed a little old and was not the cleanest place. The set up and atmosphere on the other hand were really great and the breakfast was very good! The
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Pros: San Telmo is a great location. Breakfast is simple but good. The art painted on the walls are great. Cons: there was no water. They didn't mention the problem at the check-in, I found out when the flush didn't work. Then they told me this would be fixed soon. It was not.
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I would not recommend that place at all! Breakfast was very bad and sometimes even not available though it was in 'official breakfast time'! Place was very loud .. ppl were shouting during the nights, as well the bar was too loud till 4 in the morning! If I want to party I go
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When I was there luggage was piled in front and around the counter. When I was in the dorm room no one locked the door. Mostly because it’s a pain to lock the door and run the only key back downstairs. That said, nothing of mine was missing.
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O hostel tem cozinha?
Sí tiene.
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Hola, qué tal. Recuerdo que el precio era entre $700.00 y $800.00 pesos argentinos, aproximadamente.
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"Rooms on the first floor are quieter"
"Os quartos não tem janelas e as escadas são muito barulhentas. Não é muito bom para quem tem sono leve."
"travel in sth america "
"Expand rain drainage on roof-top terrace to avoid flooding. The joint water shoveling was a great fun though :-)"
"AC was nice. No windows though"
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PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
art factory hotel buenos aires
LOCATION
ArgentinaCapital Federal DistrictBuenos AiresMontserratEl Centro (Downtown)
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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