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West Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Great location in cusco, with beautiful large rooms, large luxury baths, lovely bar..and lovely pool and spa. Happy hour was very delightful each day with lovely snacks to prepare you for the wonderful dinners out...it is so close to everything. I would stay there again if I were ever in Peru again...the staff was very friendly and informative.

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toronto
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Very nice boutique hotel with eclectic decorations in the lobby and rooms. Great location close the main areas of Cusco and shopping. The restaurant was very good with a lovely breakfast buffet with traditional peruvian foods and nice selection of cheeses and jams. The large hot tub was fantastic as was the steam room. The only complaint is that our...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Beautiful hotel and very quiet, but not too far from the city center. The buildings are colonial architecture, but the furnishings are modern or art-deco. It is an interesting and very effective mix. We needed a triple so the put us in the Presidential suite, with two huge bedrooms and a separate large lounge area. The Jacuzzi tub in the...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 August 2013

This was a lovely hotel with big, beautiful rooms (including bathrooms with a great soaking tub and separate rain shower.) Breakfast was nice with a buffet and staff that was happy to make anything else to order. Location was central and excellent. The only thing keeping me from giving them 5 stars were a couple issues with the front desk...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We spent a couple of days at this hotel. It is beautiful ! The rooms surround a very large courtyard. The rooms are all of good size, comfortable and clean. The restaurant/breakfast area was great. The staff were friendly and the service very good. The gym/spa was good. (We enjoyed the pisco sour demonstration.) We were in Cusco at the...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Just writing a review to Casa Cartagena makes me want to go back today! We were two couples traveling do Peru to do the 4-day Inca Trail - which was amazing. Cusco was our destination to acclimatize for 4 days and after the trail, we stayed at CC for one more night. From the first exchange of emails and requests,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 June 2013

We visited Casa Cartagena before and after a trip to Machu Pichu. Right from the outset, the service was outstanding - everyone seemed genuinely committed to making sure our stay was a enjoyable. The rooms and grounds are a wonderful mixture of old Cusco and art nouveau (we were told 'Italian'). Rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable. We loved the...

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South Carolina
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Very nice hotel, the room was spacious. The staff attentive, great welcome drink and complimentary Hors d’oeuvres. Easy walk to main plaza. Thing didn’t like: can’t put toilet paper in toilet, kept “tripping over” mini steps in lobby/bar area, the frosted glass door on the bathroom. The beds not so comfortable. Recommend Marcelo Batata Restaurant for Guinea Pig or “Coy”...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 5 June 2013

We spent 5 nights here in May 2013, before and after a trip to Machu Pichu. The staff is exceptional, from the ease of checking in at the front desk to the housekeepers, bellboys and waiting staff. The hotel breakfasts were wonderful, it was like having access to the lovely big kitchen of your favourite aunt, including a selection of...

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 30 May 2013 via mobile

We started our travel in Peru by Cuzco city and for the two first nights we stayed at this beautiful and charming hotel. The hotel has a great location, an excellent service, you will feel like at your place. You have free internet and gym, tea is available 24 hours, oxygen in case you don't feel ok due the altitude....

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Cartagena CuscoHigh in the Peruvian Andes lies the historic city of Cuzco, famous for its unique blend of Spanish and Incan cultures. Located just off a tranquil square behind the main plaza of Cuzco, Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa Cusco emerges after years of restoration, which respected the original design of the historic house, to become one of the most exclusive boutique hotels in the city. Its walls of carved stone, which combines warmth, elegance and perfection, invite you to experience the fascinating magic and traditional mysticism that will transport you through time in this historic Spanish house declared a cultural heritage site of Peru.Its lovely atmosphere was built on an ancient Incan site, occupied by the ruling nobility of that time and from which it takes its name: Casa Cartagena, former property of the local Spanish ruler of Cuzco, Don Fernando Cartagena and Santa Cruz.This luxury hotel in Cuzco is an intimate refuge that has only sixteen spacious and comfortable suites, which perfectly blend the modern with the ancestral and luxury with the historical. The rooms are distributed symmetrically along a spacious patio of your dreams where time is suspended. It is located in the historic center of Cuzco, which was declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site.Recovery from an exhausting trip to Machu Picchu or the Sacred Valley of the Incas with our Qoya Spa will be something truly unequalled. It can be perfectly complemented with a delicious dinner in our restaurant which offers the best of local cuisine, "La bodega de la Chola", where poet Pablo Neruda was inspired and Che Guevara shared bohemian nights; it is considered one of the best restaurants in Cuzco.All of these unique features of Casa Cartagena and our warm and personalized service will make your stay in Cuzco an experience you will never forget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa

Address: Pumacurco 336 | Centro Historico, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: $248 - $740 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Hotel Casa Cartagena And Spa
Hotel Casa Cartagena Cusco
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cusco
#6 Family Hotel in Cusco
#6 Business Hotel in Cusco
#7 Romantic Hotel in Cusco
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“Right downtown, accessibility to the main Plaza”
 of 5 bubbles 926lucl, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“we were on the first floor orginally then the second floor on our return, both were excellent”
 of 5 bubbles DeeSunborn, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 was fantastic and very quiet.”
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 of 5 bubbles ToonPgh, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“May be possible to get a 2 story suite (according to my dad)”
 of 5 bubbles T7909CCrobertl, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms 8& 9 great if you are a family”
 of 5 bubbles GlyndaK, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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