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Good potential but poor maintenance

There are some "caves" with different temperatures (5 sol). It really smells pee inside and the... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2017
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The "caves" that are the "saunas" are dreadfully overcrowded with long waiting periods and... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2015
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2 Jan 2017
“Good potential but poor maintenance”
29 Jan 2015
30 km al norte de Huaraz, Huaral, Peru
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Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

There are some "caves" with different temperatures (5 sol). It really smells pee inside and the time permitted inside is about 15 min, but local people stay there for 30 min and even more, no one in the menagement care or do something about it,...More

Thank Bruno540
Reviewed January 29, 2015

The "caves" that are the "saunas" are dreadfully overcrowded with long waiting periods and line-jumpers. Management is absent. The private bath option is the only worthwhile option, although even if you pay for the addition of herbs, you must insist that they be added. The...More

Thank YacantoTim
Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

Endless waiting to enter the sauna, 15 min max allowed in the sauna, Smelly sauna, Absence of directions, Dirty bathrooms, Even the massage was average (for 30 soles!) A place with great potential, but poorly used and administrated.

2  Thank Mathilde W
Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

There is a real potential in this place but it is badly administrated. More than 1 hour waiting for 15min inside a smelly sauna. The massages are bad quality.

2  Thank nicolas E
Reviewed August 19, 2012

Chancos Thermal Baths offers you a moment of relax in the countryside. These baths are managed and run by the local community as opposed to the one in Monterrey which is run by a tour operator based in Lima. The quality of the water at...More

5  Thank Hipayay
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