It is a hostel of the HI chain, therefore, the services it provides are well known by anyone who has stayed at any of them. I'm not going to redo, Defect, they do not offer breakfast, you buy it for yourself. Everything else are advantages. Although it is not in the center, the beach is two minutes walk, surrounded by park, very close to the Universidad and in a really charming neighborhood where you have everything. Supermarket, bars, shops, beautiful streets of small towns to be able to walk. It is a quiet place built in what was a military building of the nineteenth century, later used as the headquarters of a detachment of seaplanes. The sailing club a stone's throw away and great for sports. There is another HI in the center, I was in both and each one has its advantages and disadvantages, Question of tastes.