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Samay Wasi Youth Hostels Cusco

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 December 2013

Samay Wasi was such a pleasant experience. The staff were extremely knowledgeable and helpful, going out of their way to attend to our and other guests' requests. The rooms are small but clean and cozy. The hot water was fully functional and such a treat after 4 days on the Inca trail. Another few bonuses were the free airport pick...

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Reviewed 12 November 2013

For our 3 nights stay in October we could not have found a better and spectacularly situated place. The staff were absolutely fabulous - cheerful, friendly and very helpful. Breakfast was good and for a few Soles extra there was a choice of various warm dishes - well worth it. The view from the terrace (with tables and seats) over...

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Oak Park
Reviewed 4 November 2013

My friend and I stayed here for four nights back in August and absolutely loved it! The staff was very helpful at giving us directions and recommendations on what to eat and what to see. The terrace upstairs has an excellent view, just breathtaking. Breakfast is delicious and can be served early at your request.The rooms can get a bit...

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Marco B, Gerente at Samay Wasi Youth Hostels Cusco, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, thanks you for sharing your comments. We hope to have you with us in your next visit to Cusco, you know you have a home in Samay Wasi.

Reviewed 31 October 2013

I feel we are well placed to review Samay Wasi having stayed in 4 different rooms (twin, double and 2 of their deluxe doubles), due to our unorganisation and their popularity. One thing worth mentioning is that the deluxe rooms are the only ones to come with a heater, cable tv and a more substantial breakfast, so are worth the...

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Marco B, Gerente at Samay Wasi Youth Hostels Cusco, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing us and leave your comments. We are evaluating enable more deluxe rooms for the convenience of our guests, the comfort and satisfaction of you is very important to us.

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2013

we stayed here before and after our 2 day-1night Machu Picchu tour. the staff were so helpful, booking bus tickets for us onto arequipa, answering all our questions and staying up until 1am on our return from the macchu picchu treks. 2 issues - there is a tour agency attached to this hostel who charge 300 USD plus for a...

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Marco B, Gerente at Samay Wasi Youth Hostels Cusco, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments, we are working on a project to solve the problem of cold in the hostel. for now the guests may request extra blankets or heater (low cost) if you wish.. We are so sorry for your inconvenience by the prices of the tours offered. The tour prices include transportation services (trains, buses) and entrance tickets, which...

Miami
Reviewed 27 September 2013

Stayed with Samay Wasi for 4 nights before our excursion. We had another hostel booked for our return days but we cancelled and arranged for us to stay with Samay Wasi upon return. They were so helpful and welcoming, I couldn't imagine staying elsewhere! They fed us, laundered our clothes at all hours, and made sure our room was immaculate!...

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Bülach
Reviewed 13 September 2013

We stayed eight nights in this hostel and always felt very welcome. Although the rooms are a bit cold (you won't find a place in Cusco where they aren't) you will find everything you need (hot showers, comfortable beds, free coca tea). For breakfast you get bread and marmelade. If you stay in the superior room you even get eggs...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 2 September 2013

+ hot (and powerful) showers! + heater in room + free pickup from bus station (the don't have a car so they will meet you and pay for the taxi) + rooms on second level have awesome view + friendly staff + good cheap laundry service + second floor room has tea/coffee facilities in room - it's true what others...

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Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at Samay Wasi hostel. We have to climb stairs to get there, but believe us, it really worth it !!! The hosts were really welcoming, always ready to help us. They came to get us at the bus station when we arrived. They also helped us everytime we had questions about Cusco. They offer a...

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Nettetal, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Reviewed 19 August 2013

This hostal will guide from Pervian woman. It is very clean and nothing is missing. There is a delicious breakfast. Also you can sit in the afternoon on the balcony and you have a nice view about Cuzco.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Samay Wasi is located in The turistic San Blas neighborhood, in a small hill which give us an amazing view of the city, 10 minutes walking distance to Plaza de Armas, close to restaurants, pubs, souvenirs stores, etc.Personalized service that will make you feel like home.We offer you private and dorm rooms with private bathroom, 24 hours hot water, included breakfast, internet access (WiFi), kitchen facilities, luggage storage and pick-up from the airport or bus station to Samay Wasi when the booking is for two or more nighrts. Laundry service and tourist information. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samay Wasi Youth Hostels Cusco

Address: Calle Atoqsaycuchi No 416 - San Blas, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: $14 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Samay Wasi Youth Hostels Cusco 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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