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Hitchhikers Backpackers Cusco Hostel

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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Great location not many minutes from the main square. Very nice and helpful girls at reception - they will always greet you with a smile. Rooms are big, but the beds not the best. Limited hot water but it will do the trick. Breakfast is nothing to talk about, very basic. Okay value for money.

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Jarvisburg, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The location is great and it is a good deal in Cusco. If you're looking for a decent, basic, cheap place to stay, this is perfect. If you're looking for something more, I would look elsewhere. The front desk staff is hit or miss, I could feel the bed springs through my mattress, we saw a huge rat in the...

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Thank Lyndsay N
Reviewed 1 February 2017

3.5 stars. The location is excellent, easy to walk to in the main old town area. Two of us had a private room with private bath before and after our MP hike. The building is older but well functioning. The breakfast is pay per item beyond basic toast, but the prices were so cheap it was fine. Could easily have...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I got a private room with private bathroom with my friend in December. The weather was cold and probably that's the reason why the room smelled bad. Like it has been closed forever, you know? The next day there was a guest of the hostel screaming her lungs out right outside of our room. The breakfast was only the typical...

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Thank Giovanna P
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 26 December 2016

The hitchhikers has somewhat rustic but clean rooms. They were reasonably warm but also a bit noisy as the wooden doors face the inner courtyard. The courtyard itself is ok, not too cosy but also not bad. Location is excellent, only a block away from the main square.

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Thank Mbieri
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We stayed here before and after our trip to Machu Picchu. This location is great. There are plenty of restaurants and a very short walk to the city center. The before stay was for three nights. We stayed in a private room downstairs. This room had an uncomfortable double bed that was slanted down head first, tiny bathroom, and flanked...

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Thank Visas and V
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The location of the hostel was fantastic. Only two blocks from the Plaza de Armas it was a great place for navigating around the city. We stayed in a three person room, which actually could have housed four quite comfortably, and found it very well equipped, the hot showers being a particular highlight. Breakfasts were included and there was complimentary...

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Thank Fernando B
Alkmaar
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We stayed in a private room with bathroom. We stayed a total of 3 days (split before and after our tour). The hostel was located close to the city center - Plaza de Armas. Our room was nice and spacious. One day (and the most important one, right after the tour ;-)) we didn't have any warm water. Staff was...

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Thank Doris K
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A nice quiet hostel very close to the centre of Cusco. The private rooms with ensuite are nice and warm, a simple breakfast is included. The reception staff are very friendly and can help you with any request. Definitely recommend.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I don't think you could get a better location for this hostel, no hills to walk up or down and close to travel agencies, restaurants, plaza de army's, clubs etc. I stayed in both a private and a dorm room with no complaints. The beds are extremely comfy, even the top bunk in the dorm. Rooms are light and spacious,...

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Hitchhikers Backpackers Cusco Hostel offer you a beautiful colonial house in Cusco historical center some steps from main square. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hitchhikers Backpackers Cusco Hostel

Address: calle Saphy 440, Cusco 84, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: €9 - €31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Rooms upstairs are less noisy”
229lyndsayn, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pick an upper floor private room to avoid smoke from the courtyard.”
jaygrazin, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The three person room would probably be best for families.”
fernandobU8084QF, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were in a private room on the bottom floor. it was quiet and clean”
naimed, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The lower rooms seem to have better showers. Maybe it's because of the increased water pressure in the bottom!”
oakrommulo, 13 Dec 2013 | Read review
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