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“Great hostel in Cusco”
Review of Hostal Arcano

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Hostal Arcano
Ranked #311 of 533 Speciality Lodging in Cusco
Reviewed 3 December 2013

For 60 soles the night ($20 US), we got a lovely room on the top floor with a private bathroom, internet, breakfast, and hot water. It was super quiet (just a few other guests), but the place is adorable and the seating area on the top floor has great night and day views of the city and is a perfect place to hang out. The staff/owners are super lovely and helpful — we only wish we had stayed in this hostel our first few days in Cusco too!

Room Tip: Top floor rooms let natural light in, plus you can chill out in their awesome top floor seating area...
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  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 13 September 2013

The staff are helpful and owner speaks English.
Rooms are small, basic and clean. Small shower, hot water not always available. Nice deck area and set up for breakfast, but no fridge and you get warm evaporated milk for your coffee.
Cable TV only showed snow on screen. Old computer in reception area.Only three blocks from main plaza, OK going down but quite a haul to get back.

Room Tip: Room off kitchen and dining area can be noisy with early morning guests
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  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled solo
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Reviewed 20 November 2012

I'll get straight to the point.

Pros - Location, Staff/Owner are very nice people. They go out of their way to make sure your stay is a positive one. You can't beat the price. A great value for what you get. Don't expect a 5 star hotel. Hot showers and a safe San Blas neighborhood. Wifi works for the most part.

I would definitely stay here again. I only intended to stay for 1 day...but ended up for a whole week.

-PETER

  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled solo
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Reviewed 25 May 2012

This little Hostel in Cusco is a little gem of a place for the budget traveler. Rooms are cheap, clean, well maintained and there is usually an included breakfast in the price of the room. The owner is dedicated to your comfort and well being and will go the extra mile to make sure your stay is comfortable and secure. Above all any information on tours or things to see and do around Cusco is easily accessible while staying here. Would recommend this place to any close friend or dedicated traveler looking for a nice quiet spot only 3 blocks from the main Plaza de Armas,

Room Tip: I think the rooms on the ground floor have better showers in them.
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  • Stayed: May 2012, travelled solo
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Reviewed 30 April 2012

This hostel is located in one of the highest part of Cuzco !
Nice and quiet rooms. The town center is not far away but you will have to walk on the steep streets of Cuzco.But you will have a nice wiew at the hostel top floor for breakfast.

  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Address: Carmen Alto 288, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
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Ranked #311 of 533 Speciality Lodging in Cusco
Price Range: $13 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11

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