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Yellow River

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

This has definitely been one of our Peru highlights. Andrew has been very helpful in giving tips before our visit. During our visit Angel and Olga who live at the yellow river lodge were extremely hospitable. We got a tour to an old inca trail...More

Thank Marije K
Response from quellomayo, Owner at Yellow RiverResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the lovely words. Our little home has undergone some changes recently with my wife and I moving back to the UK. We are delighted that the family is looking after guests so we'll and you're right, my brother-in-law is a fantastic...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

I stayed with Olga & Angel, the lovely elderly couple who are currently in charge of the place, for a period of two months. I conducted field research in the nearby cloud forests and always looked forward to coming home to a delicious dinner cooked...More

Thank Jake K
Response from quellomayo, Owner at Yellow RiverResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review. We are glad you had a good experience and hope that your onward travels were just as good.

Reviewed 28 December 2016

I don't write a lot of reviews but my 4 day stay with Svetlana and her family were truly wonderful so they really deserve one. I had some awesome adventures, going to Machu Picchu, walking to the hot springs in the dark and enjoying the...More

Thank Basti_JDI
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We had a great time during our stay in this special location. A lovely family and other great traveller made our stay unique and really special. We got an awesome breakfast and the best experience was a workshop where we could rost our own coffe...More

Thank Lasse E
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I visited Yellow River after I had visited Machu Picchu and it was definitely the highlight of my visit to Peru. The room was simple but comfortable, the breakfast and dinner were lavish and I enjoyed getting to know the family. The coffee and chocolate...More

1  Thank Gearoid M
Response from quellomayo, Owner at Yellow RiverResponded 4 October 2016

Well we think your comments are brilliant and it makes us smile when our brand of simple, local hospitality strikes a chord with someone visiting our region. We thank you for finding us, for staying and for taking the time to get to know our...More

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Breakfast included
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
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Breakfast included
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US$30 - US$34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$30 - US$34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from Gearoid M | Reviewed this property |
You can take a bus to Santa Maria and then a taxi to Yellow River. Another option is to take one of the buses to Machu Picchu from Cusco and arrange with the agency to be dropped off on the way to or from MP. If you were to... More
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