Get an overview of this hotelColonial Buenos Aires hostel in El Centro, walk to Plaza de Mayo

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff
Concierge services


Located in El Centro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Cafe Tortoni, Plaza de Mayo, and Casa Rosada. Cabildo and Buenos Aires Metropolitan Cathedral are also within 10 minutes.

Property Features

Along with a rooftop terrace, this hostel has coffee/tea in a common area and a microwave in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a refrigerator in a common area, concierge services, and dry cleaning.

Room Amenities

All 30 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, along with ceiling fans.

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

Portal Del Sur features a rooftop terrace, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Colonial hostel also offers barbecue grills, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Library 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Shared microwave 
  • Shared refrigerator 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 2006 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Playground on site  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Room Amenities

  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 9 AM and 11 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Hostel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 15


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No pets or service animals allowed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • The 21% national VAT (value-added tax) is not included in the price, and will be charged at the property upon check-out for all citizens of Argentina. 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%).
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ARS 65 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • Portal Del Sur
  • Portal Del Sur Buenos Aires
  • Portal Del Sur Hostel
  • Portal Del Sur Hostel Buenos Aires
  • Portal Sur
  • Portal Del Sur Hotel Buenos Aires

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 5 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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