Republica San Telmo

Chacabuco 1163 2nd floor, San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina, -

Overall Rating: 90

NEW! All our street side windows are equipped with double soundproof glass! Experience the old Buenos Aires in our French style guesthouse built in 1912. We are your perfect starting point to explore the city, located in the center of historic and bohemian San Telmo. Looking for more comfort and privacy than a hostel? Want a cozier place than a big, impersonal hotel? And still on a budget? Republica San Telmo is your place.

What to expect...: - a small and quiet guesthouse, shared with its owners - perfect location in bohemian San Telmo - personal attention - comfortable rooms - daily cleaning of the common areas, room cleaning on request - typical Argentinean breakfast (from 09:15 to 11:00) …and what not to expect: - daily cleaning of the rooms (we only enter on request) - early breakfast (in 1 block you find a lot of bars to take early breakfast) - 24-hour reception We recommend our apartments for a more private and luxurious stay. They are located in 3 blocks from the B&B, on the big avenue ´9 de Julio´. The 38 m2 apartments are equipped with a microwaves, bathroom with bath and shower, a comfortable box-spring, air conditioning, a 32 inch HD television and a private balcony. Next to that you will find a lot of extra services on the top of the building, like a swimming pool, Jacuzzi and sauna. Breakfast is not included there.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Late check-out
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room


Rating Type
90 Overall
88 Atmosphere
93 Staff
89 Location
94 Cleanliness
86 Facilities
95 Safety
0 Fun
88 Value

Important Information

We offer 4 rooms and 3 bathrooms. We have 1 room with bathroom en suite, 1 large room with private bathroom outside and 2 large rooms with shared bathroom. We offer a quiet place with comfortable beds, free WIFI internet, air conditioning and a living room with TV and computer. Argentinean breakfast on request and you can use our kitchen to prepare your meals. We are a young couple with a passion for travel and tourism. We will always try to make you feel at home and help you to plan your trips and excursions in Buenos Aires and the rest of the country. Don’t miss an exciting football game and passionate tango show! To make sure that you have the right expectations, we want to emphasize that we are a small guesthouse and not a big hotel. Both come with different services, which we will try to make clear below.