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The location is ideal. It's situated about a five minute walk from Plaza del Armas, and two minutes from Plaza San Blas. The staff was extremely responsive to questions and helpful. They had great recommendations and directions. The building itself is beautiful. It's hacienda-style and...More
The Amaru group of hostels are the greatest places, filled with talented and special staff. They are the reason that Amaru is so grand yet like home. Located around Cusco, stayed in two of the properties and had a very professional and warm relationship at...More
The Amaru Hostal near San Blas is really a small hotel rather than a hostel. It's an old structure with thick walls and pine beams built into the side of a hill overlooking the main plaza and the surrounding mountains. It reminded me of a...More
Wonderful hostel , more of a hotel , so clean , tea always available ask for a room at the back as it's quieter .hummingbirds in the courtyards , lots of hot water and very helpful staff , radiators in rooms a big plus x
- Nice rooms
- new bathrooms (partly)
- nice old building
- ca. 12 Degrees Celsius in breakfast room (wear down jacket!!!)
- lady making breakfast is lazy and had to be asked for simply EVERYTHING. She would only move after beeing asked...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
US$41 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Best Value Hotel in Cusco
#17 Family Hotel in Cusco
#23 Business Hotel in Cusco
#28 Romantic Hotel in Cusco
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Yes taxis stop at the front door although the lane is very narrow.The problem you may have is that although the hotel is pretty central it is half way up a fairly steep lane.The altitude is such is such that even fairly fit... More
Yes taxis stop at the front door although the lane is very narrow.The problem you may have is that although the hotel is pretty central it is half way up a fairly steep lane.The altitude is such is such that even fairly fit people tend to puff quite a bit when walking back to the hotel although it's only steep for less than a hundred yards. When down the hill it's about 10 minutes,or less, walk on the flat to the central square