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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
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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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the views over the city are spectacular. very comfortable and clean. well maintained. the breakfast just ok. friendly staff. gave us some good tips on seeing the city. the location is excellent just a couple of blocks from Plaza Mayor.
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We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this hotel pre and post Inca trail The hotel is in traditional style with beautiful courtyard and only 5 mins walk from the centre The hospitality is fantastic with nothing too much trouble All the reception staff were always willing to help
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We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Cuzco. Amaru is a short walk from Plaza de Armes where you find many tourist attractions. After walking around shopping and site seeing, the courtyard offered a lovely place to relax. The rooms are spotless and the staff have good English.
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When we first arrived we were warmly received by the receptionist. At the time I was traveling with a companion and we got a pretty spacious room. It had a very nice view of the city roofs and mountains surrounding it. The water from the shower was blissfully warm, which is a
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Was very impressed with the hospitality, friendliness, cleanliness, location, breakfast, honesty and integrity of all the staff at this hotel. The staff went out of their way to accommodate us to the point of sleeping on the couch in reception so they would be there for our 4am
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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$53 - US$87 (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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