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Unaytambo Hotel

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 17 July 2013

thanks very much for a wonderful stay in your lovely hotel. The staff was so helpful and friendly and made our stay really special. Our girls got sick and needed medical attention, thanks to the staff of Unaytambo a doctor came to the hotel, assessed the problem, wrote prescription etc. also advised the gentlemen on night duty that oxygen was... More 

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 2 July 2013

This was definitely the most unique hotel my friends and I stayed at in our recent visit to Peru as it's essentially attached to an archeological site and has a very rustic feel. Once we finally oriented ourselves to the city, we realized it was also a very good location, about 2 1/2 blocks from Plaza de Armas. The first... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2013

This hotel is in a historic building and has a lot of character - from the little lane you enter from to the courtyard (lovely place to sit under the sun) and the room itself with its thick plastered walls and deep wooden window. Comfortable warm bed. Clean - although we did get a beetle in a towel one night.... More 

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Austin, TX
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Reviewed 24 June 2013

We try to seek out hotels with a lot of character and charm--something we can't find anywhere else--and Hotel Unaytambo definitely qualifies. Loved the entrance off a pedestrian alley that has a real Incan wall, the historic building with crooked steps and slanted floors of the second story, the large triple room (Rm. 204) with its interesting layout and balcony... More 

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Ga
1 review
Reviewed 14 June 2013

Picked this hotel out of the list mainly because of the great reviews and it did not disappoint us. Historic hotel across the street from the temple of the sun and the center of ancient Cusco. Rooms were clean, reasonable, and quiet. All rooms face a serene courtyard. Close to everything. The service and individual care are this boutique hotels... More 

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Washington DC
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2013

We recently stayed here and the smell in our room was so bad we could not sleep. They are currently doing work in the courtyard in the samle complex as this hotel is situated and the rooms smell of human excrement. We were moved to a second room but the smell was no better. The staff were apologetic but the... More 

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Thank Michael C
Deep South Texas
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127 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2013

I booked this hotel based on reviews and knowing nothing about Cusco, and it turned out to be a great choice. We had to make a couple of changes after the booking, including cancelling one night in the middle of our reservation so we could stay in Aguas Calientes to see Machu Picchu, and the accommodated every request by e-mail.... More 

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Baltimore, MD
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Great hotel - really lovely and helpful staff. Assisted with coordination of taxis (because you can get screwed in Cusco if you don't get a legit taxi), kept our bags while we were on the trail and had everything set up in our room when we returned from the trek. Nice little breakfast each day, great location. Would definitely stay... More 

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California City, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 June 2013

The staff were very helpful and friendly and the hotel was very clean, nicely appointed and pleasant to stay in.Location is touristic oriented, not comfortable for shopping or city meetings. Rooms are big and comfortable

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Australia
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Reviewed 22 May 2013

Great basic hotel. We picked the Unaytambo based on its reputation for customer service and were not disappointed. In fact, we enjoyed our first stay so much that we cancelled our stay with another hotel and, on our return from the Inca trail hike, booked back in again with Unaytambo. The owners were lovely and the young guy who cleaned... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Unaytambo, meaning in Quechua "Ancient Resting Place" a doorway to the history and culture of traditional Cusco, located on one of the city's principal streets next to Qorikancha "The Temple of the Sun" where inca walls remind us of the greatness of our ancestors, chowing the whole world the richness and history of our Imperial City. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Unaytambo Hotel

Address: Pasaje Romeritos Nro. 402, Cusco cuzc 01, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: $120 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Unaytambo Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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#21 Family Hotel in Cusco
#31 Romantic Hotel in Cusco
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“Laneways rooms were a bit noisey on occasions”
 of 5 bubbles kent897, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You will want a room upstairs to the right and then left down the corridor”
 of 5 bubbles 173candicea, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Views, Accessibility, Quiet, Room 203, Wifi”
 of 5 bubbles skyhighpam, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had 2 visits. The first on the ground floor and later on the first. Both had thick walls so the sound insulation was good.”
 of 5 bubbles H7371ILpauln, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have views of the Koricancha. All rooms were quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles timz979, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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