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Hotel Bolivar

Hotel | Bolivar 886, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1066

72.0% Overall Rating

116 out of 152 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (03/03/2014)

"Good location, nice staff, some of the staff does speak english, basic accomodation, clean but the room smells bad (humidity?)... free wifi, small breakfast, good location"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free city tour
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Conference / meeting room(s)
  • Bicycle hire
  • Concierge
  • Express check-in / out
  • Late check-out
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room
  • Sofa

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 36.26

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 11:00
Latest Check-out: 10:30

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The Hotel Bolivar is a building of 1890 located in San Telmo, the most historical and artistic neighborhood of Buenos Aires. What distinguishes us from other hotels is that here you count with the permanent presence of it’s owners, who would be more than pleased to give you information and directions so that you can discover and live the Buenos Aires experience like a real porteño.

Now we also have shared rooms! Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Continental breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Continental breakfast included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

4 person (Shared bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

Triple (Shared bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

Twin (Shared bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

Single (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Continental breakfast included

Twin (Private bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

Double (Private bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

Triple (Private bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

Single (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included, Continental breakfast included

Double (Shared bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

Deluxe Triple (Shared bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

5 person (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

Budget Single (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

About Hotel Bolivar

Placed in the heart of historical San Telmo, the Hotel Bolivar was builded in early 1900. With tall roofs and wide ambiences, marble stairs, molding details and antique furniture.

The hostel occupies three floors acceded by stairs. On the firs floor there is a spacious commoun kitchen, a lounge /bar and en suite rooms that surround the courtyards. In the second and third plant you can find private and also shared rooms, different with balcony to the street or with window to the interior for a major calmness. All of them share bathrooms in excellent conditions that stay clean constantly. Each room is functional and in great conditions, in adition the dorms have lockers to storage your belongings.

The hotel has a roof terrace with a grill, 2 courtyards and comon living rooms with Wi-Fi acces where guests can socialize and feel comfortable.

The lounge bar located in the first floor is oponed to public and has a TV screen where you can watch national and international sports. This hall is also used to present art exhibitions, provide group classes and craft fair, where all the guests are welcome to take part.

To give you a much more complete experience of Buenos Aires, we offer spanish classes every monday!

If you want to make your Buenos Aires tours simpler, you can rent bicycles from the hotel or enjoy the free city tours that we offer. Also we can give you a SUBE card, wich can be used to pay the passage in public transportation like buses, subways and trains.

The staff of the hotel will be of great help, they can book you tickets for tango shows, soccer games, among other events.

What we emphasize is that you know Buenos Aires like us, in the way in wich true “porteños” live it, enjoying the city and it’s multiple activities without expensive tours.

With Hotel Bolivar, live Buenos Aires as a real porteño!

Accommodation Information

Continental breakfast included
Internet access free of charge
Kitchen for guests use
Bicycle rental
Bar equipped with cable TV, DVD and stereo
Roof terrace with grill and courtyards
Bedding and towels included
Daily housekeeping service
Safety lockers in dorms
Ceiling fan in all rooms
Tour Desk
Buenos Aires guide with map included
Free luggage storage
24-hour front desk
Check-in 24 hours
Transfers in/out to airports and terminals. (With charge)
Currency exchange
Free spanish classes every Monday.
Free walking tour.
Tickets for soccer games and concerts. (With charge)
Hot water 24 hours
SUBE card

Location Information

With excellent location, 3 blocks from Plaza Dorrego and 7 blocks from downtown, we are placed in the historical center of Buenos Aires. San Telmo is one of the most important and traditional neighborhoods in the city with beautiful churches, antique shopping centers, all kind of restaurants and sorrounded by a special energy, typical of this famous city area. Also having easy access to any part of Buenos Aires.

For those further places such as the Zoo, the Botanic Garden, The Japanese Garden, Plaza Serrano and others, we have the closeness of several means of transportation like the subway and diferent buses.