Stay in the heart of Buenos Aires

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Featuring a shared lounge, Franca City Hostel is located in the center of Buenos Aires, a few steps from Palacio Barolo. The property is around 2.1 miles from Centro Cultural Kirchner, a 17-minute walk from Plaza de Mayo and 2.5 miles from Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes. The property has a 24-hour front desk, airport transportation, a shared kitchen and free WiFi.

All rooms at the guesthouse come with a seating area. Rooms come with a safety deposit box, while some rooms include a terrace and others also feature city views. The rooms have bed linen.

A business center and vending machines with snacks and drinks are available on site at Franca City Hostel.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Tortoni Cafe, The Obelisk of Buenos Aires and Colon Theater. The nearest airport is Jorge Newbery Airfield Airport, 4.3 miles from Franca City Hostel.

This is our guests' favorite part of Buenos Aires, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Franca City Hostel has been welcoming guests since Oct 2, 2019

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Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Buenos Aires, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!


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Room Type
1 twin bed
1 king bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

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Property questions and answers
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  • hola, queria saber si se puede pagar en pesos argentinos en la hostal y cuanto cuesta la pieza de 9 personas por semana aproximado en pesos
    Answered on 21 May 2022
  • Hello, I will be paying in argentine peso in cash but please can you confirm you charge official rate from bank as I will be getting money out of atm. Thanks
    Yes, you can pay in ARS.
    Answered on 25 February 2023
  • I am arriving at the EZE airport at 23:30 on February 15th, and if I book a room from February 15th, is it a possible to get shuttle pick up service?
    Hi! Yes, it´s possible, the cost of that service is USD35. You will be picked by a taxi driver in the terminal that your flight arrive and get to the hostel, no issues with the check in hour, there is 24/7 reception.-
    Answered on 13 February 2023
Area info *
Amenities of Franca City Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
  • Shared kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinners
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Evening entertainment
    Additional charge
  • Karaoke
  • Game room
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

House rules

Franca City Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

No cribs or extra beds are available.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please inform Franca City Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Franca City Hostel

  • The prices at Franca City Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Franca City Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Game room
    • Karaoke
    • Evening entertainment
    • Themed dinners
    • Bicycle rental
    • Walking tours
    • Live music/Performance
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Movie nights
    • Happy hour
    • Bike tours
    • Cooking class

  • Room options at Franca City Hostel include:

    • Bed in Dorm
    • Double
    • Triple

  • Check-in at Franca City Hostel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Franca City Hostel is 2,600 feet from the center of Buenos Aires.