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New Jersey
Reviewed 28 January 2014

We felt, last year, that we didn't spend enough time at the hotel, so we returned this year. It was as beautiful as we remembered it, but this time we got to enjoy its amenities more. I took a pisco sour making class, a cerviche making class, got a full facial (on the massage table), which includes head, neck and...

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 28 January 2014

We traveled in early December which was low-season with relatively few tourists and supposedly the rainy season (a shower here and there and mostly overcast - i.e. quite pleasant). Reservations were easy to get even at top rated spots, so a good time to go. The hotel picked us up at the airport which went smoothly with a very friendly...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 January 2014

The front desk was incredibly helpful. The hotel is beautiful, clean and exceeds expectations. The price is very reasonable and definitely worth it. The spa experience was very nice and everyone needs a massage from WIlly!

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Livingston, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 January 2014

A great small boutique hotel with the best help in Peru. Would do anything that was needed, especially I when I got sick in my room. The help would do anything to make me comfortable. The room was wonderful.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights in November. The hotel has a WOW factor when you walk in and when you see the room. The rooms are huge, in fact a bit too big. We had our own modem which meant Internet was great. There was a balcony overlooking the beautiful garden. The bathroom while huge flooded when the shower...

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Reviewed 27 December 2013 via mobile

We arrived at this beautiful hotel to find that there was a problem with the room booking from Venere, who had confirmed twice with us that they had made the hotel booking. We had booked three rooms for the kids and ourselves, including Christmas day. It turned out that they could accomodate us for the two days before Christmas day,...

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Stefano B, Gerente at Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, first of all thank you for your appreciation to the staff and the service provided, we are very sorry that Venere do not confirm your reservation with us, as we explain to you. We never make a double book, and we provide you the accommodation for the days we were not full booking, we lament that you have...

Reviewed 27 December 2013

We stayed 3 nights at Casa Cartagena and really enjoyed it there. It is arguably one of the more extensive hotels in town (especially compressor with all the hostels) but was worth every Dollar spent. The breakfast was simple great (fresh fruits, cereals, bread, soup, cheese, ham, jam, etc.) the service outstanding, and the special events like pisco sour-lesson was...

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Stefano B, Gerente at Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to thank you very much for taking the time to share your valuable comments through our Trip Advisor web page. It is our honor to hear about your experience and it allows us to continue in search of the excellence. We are really pleased to know that we could exceed your expectations...

Lima, Peru
Reviewed 17 December 2013

I received impeccable service and felt so well cared for during my stay from check-in to check-out. They helped me with directions, stored my bags for a period when I was in the Urubamba Valley and the service at the spa and in the restaurant was equally great. The rooms are spacious, and the modern decoration in contrast to the...

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Stefano B, Gerente at Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest , We thank you very much for taking the time to share your valuable comments through our Trip Advisor web page. We are pleased that you could experience an enjoyable stay and felt welcomed by our staff. As well as the excellent experience you received in our restaurant and at the Spa. Thank you for choosing Casa Cartagena...

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 11 December 2013

I have travelled all around the world and stayed in some lovely places. But this wonderful hotel is absolutely amazing. The perfect atmosphere for your Cusco and Peru adventure. We spent our honeymoon there and could not have been happier

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Stefano B, Gerente at Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Brad, all the staff of Casa Caratgena is very happy for your words, and had been part of this wonderfull experince that you and your wife had in Cusco. Regards, Juan Carlos Burneo Hotel Manager

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2013

A fantastic hotel in a fantastic city. A real blow you away place The master suites were huge and spectacular and much much better than standard rooms. Awesome buffet breakfast and the spa pool was very welcome after the Inca trail

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Dear Guest, we would like to thank you for your opinion and we really aprecciate the time you took to give us your feedback.of your stay with us in Casa Cartagena We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay here, The staff constantly attentive to our guests, to make them feel at home, that is our goal and we...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Cartagena CuscoHigh in the Peruvian Andes lies the historic city of Cuzco, famous for its unique blend of Spanish and Incan cultures. Located just off a tranquil square behind the main plaza of Cuzco, Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa Cusco emerges after years of restoration, which respected the original design of the historic house, to become one of the most exclusive boutique hotels in the city. Its walls of carved stone, which combines warmth, elegance and perfection, invite you to experience the fascinating magic and traditional mysticism that will transport you through time in this historic Spanish house declared a cultural heritage site of Peru.Its lovely atmosphere was built on an ancient Incan site, occupied by the ruling nobility of that time and from which it takes its name: Casa Cartagena, former property of the local Spanish ruler of Cuzco, Don Fernando Cartagena and Santa Cruz.This luxury hotel in Cuzco is an intimate refuge that has only sixteen spacious and comfortable suites, which perfectly blend the modern with the ancestral and luxury with the historical. The rooms are distributed symmetrically along a spacious patio of your dreams where time is suspended. It is located in the historic center of Cuzco, which was declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site.Recovery from an exhausting trip to Machu Picchu or the Sacred Valley of the Incas with our Qoya Spa will be something truly unequalled. It can be perfectly complemented with a delicious dinner in our restaurant which offers the best of local cuisine, "La bodega de la Chola", where poet Pablo Neruda was inspired and Che Guevara shared bohemian nights; it is considered one of the best restaurants in Cuzco.All of these unique features of Casa Cartagena and our warm and personalized service will make your stay in Cuzco an experience you will never forget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa

Address: Pumacurco 336 | Centro Historico, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: €241 - €531 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Hotel Casa Cartagena And Spa
Hotel Casa Cartagena Cusco
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cusco
#6 Family Hotel in Cusco
#6 Business Hotel in Cusco
#7 Romantic Hotel in Cusco
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“we were on the first floor orginally then the second floor on our return, both were excellent”
 of 5 bubbles DeeSunborn, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 was fantastic and very quiet.”
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 of 5 bubbles ToonPgh, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“May be possible to get a 2 story suite (according to my dad)”
 of 5 bubbles T7909CCrobertl, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms 8& 9 great if you are a family”
 of 5 bubbles GlyndaK, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They all looked great. We were always on an upper floor - no lift. The personnel carried luggage without a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles happycamper914, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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