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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Buena Vida Social Club is a friendly, comfortable B&B in a beautiful spot on the outskirts of El Bolson.  It is situated up a hill a few kilometres from town - we walked in once going downhill but walking back would be a bit of a climb. The owners Horacio and Kitty are incredibly friendly and helpful and made us... More 

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El Bolson, Argentina
1 review
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Our hosts Kitty and Horacio looked after our every need. From delicious breakfasts prepared from fresh local ingredients and exquisitely presented, to taxi bookings and information on local attractions, everything was offered. The house has a large deck perfect for relaxing and taking in the view across the valley to the mountains and is surrounded by trees. Wifi is excellent.

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Washington D.C.
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103 reviews
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

This B&B is up a hill on a ripio road. We enjoyed the adventure of getting lost and finding our way. The place itself is decorated very tastefully especially in the downstairs living and dining area. The room was comfortable as was the bed. But the most memorable thing about the place was the breakfast. Loved it, loved it, loved... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

We stayed at BVSC for three nights in Dec and loved it! Horacio and Kitty were so nice and welcoming and the house is beautiful and extremely comfortable. There is a big wraparound porch with lovely views of the snow-capped mountains which was a perfect setting for a glass of wine in the evening. The house is filled with interesting... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 May 2015

The Buena Vida Social Club is truly exceptional and must be ranked as one of the most beautiful guesthouses in the world . The rooms are spacious and warm and all offering glorious views of the town of El Bolson and the snow capped mountains around . The beds are super comfortable offering one a deeper and more pleasant experience.... More 

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USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Cecilia looked after us really well. The hotel is quiet, the view is beautiful, breakfast is wonderful. The hotel wins for me just for the fantastic doors and the lovely floor downstairs. It's really a great place to be in El Bolson. Definitely stay here.

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Thank rosdeegan
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Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

Great place to stay just out of the main area. Very peaceful and Kitty and Horacio are gracious hosts. Kitty's home made bread is yum and the brekky is best we have had in Argentina!!! The bed incredibly comfy. Wish we had stayed longer.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 26 February 2014 via mobile

We stayed two nights at Buena Vida Social Club and loved everything about it. Horacio and Kitty were the perfect hosts with a lot of great recommendations and they made the best breakfast we've had in Argentina so far. Recommend it to everybody!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 20 February 2014

The stay was great! A very welcoming feeling arranged by Horacio and Kitty. Breakfast is unique, healthy and tasty. Is about 12 minutes drive to town by a cab. You can call the "remise" from the hotel, or the hosts help you with it. Best beds of our stay in Argentina.

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Pickering, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 15 January 2014

In Dec. 2013 we had the privilege of spending 5 night with Horacio and Kitty. At the end of our stay we hated to leave. Not only were they excellent hosts, making us feel very special but the views from their home were stunning. We also very much enjoyed the unusual art and stained glass which decorated their B &... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of a kind.We are artists living half year in Berkeley CA half in Bolson.Top quality everything great breakfast lots of original art and crafts super beds and linen. The views are breathtaking from every one of the 5 rooms.We bake breads, scones and tarts with fruits from our trees, all organic.Hope to see you here ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buena Vida Social Club

Address: El Bolson, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Rio Negro > El Bolson
Price Range: £56 - £86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“All have excellent views”
 of 5 bubbles Kiwilib, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Pick the front rooms for incredible mountain views”
 of 5 bubbles perryeco, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“Get there early and you'll probably have first choice.”
 of 5 bubbles NicandJess, 23 Aug 2013 | Read review
“All great views with large windows”
 of 5 bubbles caroleh731, 21 Apr 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet in this mountain retreat.”
 of 5 bubbles sinwood, 7 Feb 2013 | Read review
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