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London
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at both the start and end of trip to Machu P. Clean, good food and 15 min walk to centre of town. Room had all the basics and staff friendly. Good selection of market stalls just across the road.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Our stay at Samay was very pleasant. The staff were welcoming, friendly, and helpful. We were immediately greeted with some coca tea and we drank plenty of it! The room was nice enough and perfect for the simplistic travelers who are not looking for luxury or are high maintenance. My only complaint was that the bed was awfully hard! But... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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52 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

A few blocks from the main square and the many churches of Cusco makes this hotel ideally located. The rooms are functional, bathroom is small a bit dark but clean, the mattress and pillows are uncomfortable but kept me warm for my two nights stay. The staff was very attentive and hospitable. Buffet breakfast starts at 5 am with variety... More 

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san diego
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103 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

If you're expecting to stay at motel 6 you'll be fine. It was part of tour package and we had to stay here for 3 nights. We asked tour company to change but they didn't. It's old and the room we stayed at first night had 2 cockroaches in the bathroom. We broke their wine cup that was on refrigerator... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

From the moment we arrived at Hotel Samay we felt welcome and comfortable. Reception staff, cleaners, waitresses and room attendants provided us with greetings in contagious Spanish language, and smiles. My wife felt ill with the treacherous "mal de altura" (altitude sickness) and ended up in a clinic for a number of hours. Every time I came back to the... More 

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Manhattan, NY
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141 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We missed our flight and had to stay in Cusco one more night. Our airline recommended this hotel and called beforehand to set up a discounted price for our stay of one night. When we got there, the women at reception pretended they never got the phone call about the discounted rate (I heard the woman on the other line... More 

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

We ended up at this hotel because the one we had reserved (Casa de Don Ignacio) messed up our reservation and we were transferred to Samay Hotel as a last minute plan. The staff was nice. The mattress was super hard, it was difficult to regulate the water for our shower as it kept getting very hot or very cold.... More 

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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

The hotel is clean and neet. The rooms were comfortable and spacious. The water was hot and breakfast was good. The staff was AMAZING! !! They were very helpful, friendly and accomodating. This was our jump off point for touring the ruins in the area and Machu Picchu. Highly recommend to all.

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

The Hotel is not far from the Cuzco airport. The Lobby is nice. The breakfast is small but nice. Coffee, fruit, breads and eggs. The rooms are comfy in space and the showers have hot water. My complaint is the beds are very Hard, almost as hard as sleeping on a board of wood.

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Atlanta
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128 reviews
85 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Stayed here for three nights while visiting the sacred valley. We arrived at night into Cusco. The hotel is right on the edge of old cusco across the street from the main tourist market. Short ride from airport. The staff is excellent. We sat in the lobby drinking fresh coca tea while they checked us in. It was a nice... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Samay Hotel

Address: Av. San Martin 206, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: £68 - £129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Samay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MigSydney, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay on the 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles nki65, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay on fourth floor as it is right below breakfast room, Too noisy”
 of 5 bubbles Neils17, 12 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Didn't find a quiet room, traffic noise in the front, dogs barking in the rear!”
 of 5 bubbles N6637MQjohnm, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Inside rooms are a little quiet, but I prefer the light, so my choise is always to the street, but is up to you to decide.”
 of 5 bubbles 375PeterG, 8 Dec 2012 | Read review
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