You'll live a hostel situated in a beautifully renovated historic building in Downtown
Buenos Aires, very conveniently located for exploring the city, with an endless
supply of cafes, restaurants and shops nearby. It has a sociable atmosphere and
you'll be made to feel welcome with a real chance to immerse yourself in Argentine
You'll share a dorm room and have access to kitchen facilities. The hostel has a
common area where you can relax and watch TV or DVD’s and there is also a piano
and a ping pong table! It also has Wi-Fi and a couple of computers and a small roof
terrace with chairs to enjoy the sunshine.
You’ll be given an allowance for your meals (breakfast and dinner, lunch is excluded
for projects in Buenos Aires). This arrangement is to give you the flexibility to
sample the great Argentinean food. Right on the door step of the hostel there are
many cafes and restaurants with great priced menus just waiting for you….the choice
HOST FAMILY ACCOMMODATION:
If you would prefer a more cultural experience, we can arrange for you to stay with
a local Argentinean family. Host family accommodation gives you the opportunity
to become more integrated in the local community and is ideal if you want to practice
your Spanish (Basic/intermediate Spanish is required to stay with a Host Family).
You'll have a comfortable private room and use of the kitchen. Breakfast and dinner
is provided every day and you will usually share a typical Argentinean meal with
Facilities in host families do vary, but you can express your preferences regarding
the type of family that you stay with (for example, a family with or without children,
pets, etc). If you stay in a host family you will be given contact details of other
volunteers living in Buenos Aires so that you won't miss out on any socialising!
If you choose the host family option, there is an additional supplement.