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Marlon's House Cusco-Peru

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely hostel not the best but not the worst. Helpful staff, ok rooms and average breakfast. But definitely better than some others. The staff are also happy to store your stuff for you while you do the Machu Picchu trek. I'd recommend it for a budget nights stay.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Things place is very close to sanfransisco plaza. Very nice and intersting. Had free tea and coffee. Had nice free breakfast. Very nice people. Hot water was iffy and crappy. Nice rooms. Would love to stay here again. Very cheap.

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Thank ariellekevans
Marlon Edwin S, Propietario at Marlon's House Cusco-Peru, responded to this review

Dear Customer. Marlon's House Cusco, was so happy wiht your visit to Perú,To Cusco city and specially for choose our family house like one of your favorite!!!! At the same time we also want to mention that your review is so important for us ..the ones which is very well value from our part. Thank you so much for your... More 

Berlin, Germany
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed 4 nights in the hotel. The rooms are quite basic, nothing fancy but clean. The staff made us feel confortable & helped us with various issues. The breakfast is nice & the Location is really good for walking the (touristic) City. All in all a good experience.

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Marlon Edwin S, Propietario at Marlon's House Cusco-Peru, responded to this review

Dear Customer. Marlon's House Cusco is happy wiht your visit to Perú, to Cusco city and especially for choose our family house as your favorite place to stay!!! At the same time we really want to tell you thank you so much for your real opinion about the services you got it.Sounds Nice that you really enjoyed your time in... More 

wiltshire
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394 reviews
140 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

the good... really lovely staff very laid back Quiet small and cosy nice room nice breakfast comfy bed the not so good... very creaky floorboards so trying to keep quiet when you are leaving at stupid o'clock was nigh on impossible no wifi in the room bit of an uphill walk for about 4 blocks from Plaza de Armas but... More 

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Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
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151 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

This place is so quite, staff are lovely. Good selection of a buffet style breakfast. Private room with bathroom was a very reasonable price. Only reason why they did not get five out of five was the hot water was a little intermittent or just too hot.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 18 January 2016

After a full day on a bus, we arrive in Cusco. As I was Inquiring about hostels, the taxi drivers swarm us (practically grabbing our bags). Being used to this aggressiveness and wondering where this adventure was heading, a friendly face asked "do you need a room?" I asked, What kind of place is it? "its my place, I am... More 

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Thank m3213fisher
Marlon Edwin S, Owner at Marlon's House Cusco-Peru, responded to this review

Dear Dale & Margarett. This is Marlon Dear Friends!!!! Thank you so much for your visit to Perú ,To Cusco City and specially for choose our hostel as your place to stay and the most important by putting your trust in our brand. I'm still remembering how we met each other and was a really nice way!!! thank you for... More 

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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

1. At check-in we paid for the first night. At check-out, they said it wasn't registered that we had paid, and we were forced to pay again for the first night- no apologies were made, and we were made to feel bad for causing a fuss. 2. It's small, so if you're looking for the backpacker-meet-people experience, you're in the... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Cusco was one of our favourite Peruvian cities and Marlon's House was important part of that. It has a very warm and friendly atmosphere with tea and coffee always available in the communal kitchen area. We stayed here twice- once before the Inca Trail and then again afterwards and Marlon's House let us leave belongings in their lockers so we... More 

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Marlon Edwin S, Owner at Marlon's House Cusco-Peru, responded to this review

Hello Hanna. In Marlon's House Cusco everyone are happy for your visit to Perú,To Cusco city and especially for choose our family house in Cusco. We also value your own experience and your cooperation about our hostel !!! Sound great that you really like it and enjoyed our service provided from our part. The once which motivates us to improve... More 

Lille, France
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Hostel is fine, rooms and beds are clean. That's it. The only shower, located in the patio just next to the only toilet was barely warm when not cold. There is absolutely no privacy. The whole place was very cold (July). Staff was helpful and nice though. We paid 25 soles each for a 6 beds room I think Loki... More 

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Marlon Edwin S, Propietario at Marlon's House Cusco-Peru, responded to this review

Dear Customer. Marlon's House Cusco Value your visit to Perú, to Cusco city and of course for join your stay with us!!! We also want to let you know that your review is very considered for us.Thank you for share your experience . We hope that you really enjoyed your time in Peru and took some good memories about our... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I came here with a reservation, which reception was unable to find upon my arrival. I came in on an overnight bus from Puno, absolutely exhausted. The staff asked me to wait with a few others in the dining area (the only common area available) to have breakfast while we waited for our rooms. Then, I was told the breakfast... More 

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Marlon Edwin S, Propietario at Marlon's House Cusco-Peru, responded to this review

Dear Jessica. This is Marlon from Marlon's House Perú. First of all thank you so much for your visit to Perú and the most important atraction and of course for join your stay with us in Arequipa,Puno and Cusco too. Well Jessica let me honest with you i still keep you on my mind about you and you are a... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marlon's House Hostels, a new option hospitality for over 7 years ago in southern Peru in the cities of Arequipa, Puno and Cusco, it is aimed at travelers who like to enjoy a comfortable and safe family travel, Pleasant,. It offers more comfort without neglecting the familiar home environment, which characterized us since our inception.Three Cities a single quality of service.Our hostels have young, friendly and highly qualified staff, that make the traveler feel at home in our facilities, we have all the services that the traveler needs. This commits us to continue providing personalized and responsible care to all our visitors.Our priority is to offer a friendly and accessible to all services environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marlon's House Cusco-Peru

Address: Calle Nueva Baja 496, Cusco 084, Peru (Formerly Marlon's House)
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: $29 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Lower to the ground floor means better wifi”
 of 5 bubbles HannahKirstin, 3 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the room that is next to the kitchen/breakfast/common area.. I didn't get to see the other rooms, but after reading the other reviews, I think we had the best one!”
 of 5 bubbles Mariakorea, 9 Mar 2014 | Read review
“La chambre pour deux en haut est la meilleure. La chambre en bas de trois lits n'a pas de douche chaude.”
 of 5 bubbles 716laureb, 4 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Try to get a room on the 2nd floor...it gets very loud on the 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles mreszka14, 12 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Get a room with a private bathroom as the shared bathrooms are not in the greatest condition.”
 of 5 bubbles DaraC694, 12 Mar 2013 | Read review
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