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Play Hostel, Buenos Aires

2-star2 stars
Guatemala 4636, PalermoBuenos AiresBuenos Aires1425Argentina

Colonial hostel in shopping district in Buenos Aires
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
Tasty breakfast
Great location
Awesome vibe
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Play Hostel, Buenos Aires

from $11
  • Double Room, Private Bathroom
  • Bed in 4-Bed Dormitory Room
  • Bed in 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room
  • Bed in 9-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom, City View
  • Basic Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, Shared Bathroom, City View
  • Standard Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, Shared Bathroom, City View
  • Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Shared Bathroom

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 9 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM
24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child (3 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

  • Cruise terminal shuttle *

  • Ferry terminal shuttle *


  • No parking

Other information

  • No alcohol allowed onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Coffee shop/café
Working away
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1950
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Library
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping

Play Hostel, Buenos Aires’s small print

Also known as

  • Play Buenos Aires
  • Play Hostel
  • Play Hostel Buenos Aires


This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • All citizens of Argentina will be charged the national value-added tax (21%) upon check-out. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport and pay for the services rendered with a non-Argentine credit card or via bank transfer from another country. This tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days. In the case of cancelled bookings, the cancellation penalties paid by the traveler will also be subject to the national VAT (21%).

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ARS 550 per vehicle (one way)

Cruise ship terminal shuttle and ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Play Hostel, Buenos Aires


  • In Old Palermo
  • Armenia Square (3-minute walk)
  • Serrano Square (8-minute walk)
  • Distrito Arcos (10-minute walk)
  • Plaza Italia (11-minute walk)
  • Carlos Thays Botanic Garden (11-minute walk)
  • Buenos Aires Zoo (11-minute walk)
  • La Rural Convention Center (18-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Buenos Aires (AEP-Aeroparque Jorge Newbery) 16-min drive
  • Buenos Aires (EZE-Ministro Pistarini Intl.) 40-min drive
  • Buenos Aires Palermo Station 16-min walk
  • Buenos Aires Luis M Drago Station 14-min drive
  • Buenos Aires Nunez Station 14-min drive
  • Plaza Italia Station 11-min walk
  • R. Scalabrini Ortiz Station 12-min walk
  • Bulnes Station 18-min walk
  • Onsite parking not available
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)

Play Hostel, Buenos Aires

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