El Sol Hostel de Recoleta

Marcelo T De Alvear 1590, Buenos Aires

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El Sol Hostel de Recoleta


Overview of Hostel

Location, location, location!!!

A great place at a great price for travellers who want to enjoy Buenos Aires while staying in a safe, central location. Run by a friendly staff that includes artists, adventurers and intellectuals from various countries, we're conveniently located in Recoleta neigh

From Nights People


For your safety, we do not advertise the hostel with a sign on the door. When you arrive at our address, press the buzzer and wait to be greeted. Please do not enter the building unattended as you might find yourself locked in the stairwell.


Ezeiza Internation Airport:

Taxi costs $600 pesos approx.

'Manuel Tienda Leon' Bus Service every half hour from the airport to Retiro Terminal - 12 blocks from El Sol Recoleta Hostel - the price is 240 pesos. Ask at the stand when buying the ticket, they can take you to the doors of the hostel for a small additional fee (50 pesos)

From Terminal de Omnibus (Retiro Bus Terminal) Bus 132 ( 3 ARG peso) goes about 10 blocks up Av Cordoba. Get off at Parana, walk 2 blocks to the right then 1 block to the left.

From Retiro Train Station (12 blocks from El Sol):

Bus # 152 or #150 or #111, #106 (Cost - 7 ARG peso) heading toward Barrio Norte - all these buses eventually take our street. Ask the driver to let you at the stop nearest to Montevideo which is our cross street.

If you take a city bus, make sure you have SUBE pass to pay for the fare!.

Located near

El Sol Hostel is 2 blocks from the intersection of Avenida Callao and Avenida Santa Fe, and 3 blocks from the Callao Subway Station (line D). We are at the corner of 'Marcelo T.' and 'Montevideo' across the street from a restaurant called El Cisne.

Conditions & Policy

Credit Cards Accepted

Press the buzzer and wait to be greeted. Please do not enter the building unattended. Check-in 1pm Check-out 10:30am. If available, you can stay a half day (till 8 pm) for 50% of the regular price. The building is 120 year old and does not have an elevator so please be prepared to climb some stairs ... we'll help you with your bags if you ask. Keep in mind that most of our bathrooms are small... the shower, sink and toilet are in the same space and this can be uncomfortable for some of our guests. Before booking please consider street noise as well as ambient noise from the common areas as most of our guests are young and often stay up late. No smoking anywhere except for the patio. No visitors after 12am.