Coghlan

Clubes sociales, tidy green spaces, and concrete soccer arenas define Coghlan's calm demeanour.

Trim park spaces and informal evenings characterize Coghlan, a tranquil residential escape where clubes sociales comprise the neighbourhood's liveliest centres for activity. Although young families and younger professionals are transforming Coghlan's tidy streets into trendy sections of independent retailers, this northwest neighbourhood remains mild. Incoming artisans hoping to showcase Coghlan's growing affinity for the handcrafted are preceded by long-standing legends—Tango luminary Roberto "El Polaco" Goyeneche once serenaded the neighbourhood's tranquil streets.

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On the Map

Coghlan is bordered by Belgrano, Villa Urquiza, Saavedra, and Núñez

Ezeiza International Airport (EZE): 45 minutes by cab without traffic
Retiro Station: 25 minutes by cab or 50 minutes by public transit
Plaza Italia: 20 minutes by cab or 35 minutes by public transit
Plaza de Mayo: 30 minutes by cab or 50 minutes by public transit

  • Public transit is Easy
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Peaceful Lifestyles Northwest of Buenos Aires' Centre

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Streets are tranquil and purveyors are kind in Coghlan, a residential neighbourhood north of Belgrano.

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Named after the Irish engineer who built the local train station, Coghlan's English style residences and rounded cul-de-sacs hint at their designers' roots.

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The neighbourhood embraces a slow pace, but it doesn't feel sleepy.

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Lush vegetation, muraled walls, and the sound of spinning bike tires lend Coghlan a childlike energy.

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Young families and first time apartment owners commonly call the neighbourhood home.

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More recently, artists and artisans have been filing into Coghlan's comfortable environs.

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The neighbourhood's public transit options make it easy to get to the city's centre when they need to.

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Uncommon Objects In Coghlan

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Coghlan's retailers, stores, and shops are slowly putting their neighbourhood on the map for funky and original finds.

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Coghlan's Social Clubs

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A casual peek into Porteño recreation, Buenos Aires' Clubes Sociales provide a central hub for the community to enjoy food, fútbol, friends and family, and a Quilmes or two.

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Club Social El Tábano brings Coghlan together.

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Welcoming Outdoor Spaces

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Step off at Coghlan's commuter stop and find yourself in the midst of this barrio's natural beauty.

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Not so far from the core of the city but far enough to avoid its congestion, Coghlan's green spaces and public parks allow its residents to go for the goal.

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To and From Coghlan

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Coghlan boasts its own train station.

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Coghlan's Ubiquitous Tranquillity

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Exorbitant shade and warm sun balance each other out between Coghlan's refined residences and colourful facades.

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Although it began as a suburb in the late 1800s, the neighbourhood now boasts an urban mentality with a suburban serenity.

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Photography

Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighbourhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:

Javier Pierini

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Javier Pierini studied in Argentina in the creative workshops of Gabriel Valansi and Juan Travnik. He also studied photography at the Instituto Europeo di Design in Milan, Italy, and at the Santa Fe Workshops in the U.S. His work has been published in various media print worldwide including: The NYTimes Style Magazine, Travel + Leisure, National Geographic Traveller, Fortune, and Condé Nast Traveller. His artwork has been exhibited in Argentina, USA, Italy, and Poland.