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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2012

Referring to other reviews made about El Andariego, I can confirm that the staff are really friendly and helpful in particular Mariela that has always been very smiley and friendly when we are ask questions about Cusco, directions and etc. Feris was also very helfpul, especially when we had to leave the hotel at 4am to start our Salkantay trekking-...

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London, Canada
Reviewed 14 October 2012

Stay here! Close to the Plaza del Armes. Helpful staff - English not great, but internet translations work. Good linens, good beds, hot water for showers could be better - but get over it! Good security, they arranged transport and connections - good people! Gotta love their breakfast! Just a super nice place, in Cusco of all places! A real...

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Hotel El Andariego is in a good central location, yet far enough from the Plaza de Armas (less crowded). The hotel is situated away from the main street, behind two iron gates, and consists of two buildings. The rooms are nice and quiet, although during weekends the nearby disco may be heared during the night. Because the houses are old,...

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 2 June 2012

We stayed at El Andariego for a total of nine days. It was a wonderful stay without real problems. The staff was incredibly helpful starting with their quick replies to all my emails full of questions. They were very attentive while we were there. The rooms were comfortable and the showers functioned well. There was a heater in each room...

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Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 6 December 2011

We arrived late, by taxi, after a train ride from Aguas Calientes. The hotel is hard to find from the street. We wondered, how safe is this city, after going through two sets of steel gates to get to the hotel. The hotel is an old mansion set back in what would have been a courtyard. It has a nice...

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St. Louis, MO
Reviewed 9 November 2011

This hotel was our "home" while in Cusco before and after a 9-day trek to Choquequirao and Machu Picchu. The hotel furnishings (in the lounge and in the room) are a bit tired, and, like the rest of Peru, there are no true 90-degree corners. However, the location was quite good (for access to Plaza del Armes) and the staff...

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Reviewed 30 July 2011

Spent 3 nights in this hotel and found the staff to be very helpful, especially Carlos. The breakfast was outstanding with eggs any way you liked them. Rooms were clean and beds comfortable. Convenient to Place de Armes and shopping. Truly a great value for the money. Diane

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The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 17 April 2011

My review is in 2 parts: hotel and tour operator 1) The hotel's furnishings are very simple, however the service we received was 5 stars. The breakfast consisted of papaya/banana salad, eggs, bread, jam, fresh squeezed orange or papaya juice, tea/coffee. The water pressure was good and no significant problems with hot water. There was an electric heater that we...

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NY
Reviewed 2 February 2011

I stayed here for a few days in January 2011 and I was very satisfied with this place. It's location is very close to the Plaza de Armas, but at the same time it's very quiet at night given that's located off the main street. The night manager Carlos was always extremely helpful for any question or request we had....

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Toronto
Reviewed 3 December 2010

This hotel met our needs for 3 one night stays in November before/after the Inca trail hike and after a one week trip to Bolivia. Luggage storage was provided with no problems. Staff were very helpful and tried to do everything to make our stay comfortable. They even helped to order pizza for us on a rainy day. We requested...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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El Andariego is a lodging that offers comfort located near the Main Square. It is the ideal place to relax after a day of sightseeing in Cusco and its environs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Andariego

Address: 270 San Andres Street, Cusco Cusco01, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: $71 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Andariego 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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 of 5 bubbles malnit56, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“room with fireplace”
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“Room 207 was very quiet, but a lot of light at night since you are overlooking the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles cpnestel, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“There's a separate building that may offer quieter bedrooms away from the buzzer and phone. Room 203 was over the lobby and not great for front desk noises.”
 of 5 bubbles TiaMiaTrav, 30 Jul 2014 | Read review
“rooms in the front part of the hotel are quieter facing the garden”
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