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Amaru Hostal

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Two blocks away from the main plaza in the hearth of the ancient district of San Blas. Colonial-style house with gardens and the best views of the city. Friendly and professional staff, confortable rooms and yummy included breakfast.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mountain View
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We loved the location...just down the street from Plaza del Armas. And don't let the word hostel scare you away from this property. Lots of great food. Lots of great shopping. Lots of historical sights. We couldn't have been happier to be staying right in historic Cusco. We were
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A few nights in this delightful hotel while we enjoyed Cusco and took a day trip to Machu Picchu and back. The hotel itself is an older building around a couple of courtyards with some of the rooms [including ours] built back into the bedrock of the hill behind while offering
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Great hotel with cozy rooms for a good price. Do take under consideration the good place this hotel is located in. Just 5min walk from plasa de armas. They have good and cheep laundry service and goid breakfast
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Spent three nights here on two different occasions and loved the friendliness of the staff and the inner courtyard where you could sit and even see hummingbirds. Rooms are basic but very clean and comfortable. Breakfast again basic but good quality and lovely views from the
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Pros: -nice character with all the wood trim and gardens. -walkable to main plaza and other attractions -free airport transportation -nice breakfast with eggs Cons/considerations: -didn't find the staff that helpful -they advertise that there is heat, but it was quite cold
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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 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
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HI, you can go direct to Amaru Hostal Group then you can send them you inquiry.
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You might be able to get into your room early, but more likely you can/will leave your baggage in a secure area at your hotel. Then go enjoy an early morning.
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The travel agent for our group of 14 had arranged for pickup at airport by the hotel. Transfer to airport on departure was done through hotel staff. There were a large number of taxis available at the airport. E-mailing the hostal for recommendations or suggestions is a good idea; they may be able to arrange transfer for you. If you get a cab at the airport, arranging the fare in advance is a good idea.
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"all rooms are good!"
"A room around the main courtyard can be a little noisy but nothing too bad."
"Second floor rooms offer great views but you can get the same great views if you are on the first floor by walking out to the courtyard."
"Rooms at bottom of garden are quieter and have best views"
"Get room number 1 , great view"
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PRICE RANGE
US$52 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
amaru hostal cuscoamaru hostal hotel cusco
LOCATION
PeruCusco RegionCusco
NUMBER OF ROOMS
26
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