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Los Angeles
Reviewed 25 August 2012

The Tree House restaurant that is part of the Rupawasi is the best restaurant in Aguas Caliente. The service at the hotel is wonderful, very attentive and warm. The rooms are basic, but the bedding is very nice. It feels a little like camping with fabulous food. There are quite a few stairs, but compared to Machu Picchu, it's not...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 18 August 2012

I was looking forward to this hotel on our trip to Machu Picchu. The website looks amazing however the room did not live up to it. There were a few items missing from the room such as a safe, phone, tv, and hair dryer. I am one for roughing it however if I am paying such a steep price as...

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paiche75, Propietario at Rupa Wasi Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks for staying with us, we appreciate and we are sorry if we dont have a TV in the room, is part of our policy as a Ecolodge. Hair dryer could be requested at reception. Thanks for letting me know about the plugs in the room, i already noticed it and we are working in it. We dont...

Farmington, Michigan
Reviewed 8 August 2012

We had to walk up numerous steps to get to the hotel and although it was all built of wood and charming, the rooms were just average. We got one with two single beds even though we are a couple. Staff was helpful with contacting the tour operator when we arrived sick and they all helped to arrange for us...

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paiche75, Owner at Rupa Wasi Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks for staying with us, regarding your stay, we are like you say up , but like everything in Aguas calientes is Up or down. Also important to mention visitors, say that Machupicchu is more expensive than Cusco, this is normal as everything has to come by train and also involves more logisitics, many people dont realize we...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 August 2012

Although it was 86 steps straight up to our room it was well worth. The hike up was good training for Machupicchu for sure. Built of all natural wood, well built as well up against the mountain: super clean, excellent service and excellent although expensive dinners. The breakfast were the same old that we had at most all hotels in...

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 10 July 2012

My husband and I stayed in room 5, the highest room with a panoramic view at Rupa Wasi. It was kind of cool, like a guest/tree house. The downstairs held an extra single bed and the bathroom, while up the stairs (almost a ladder) was a room just big enough for the double bed. The large windows slide open making...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The location was unique and the room while small was clean and comfortable. The food in their restaurant was delicious! The alpaca wrapped in bacon with chimichurri on top was the best dish we had while in Peru.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 July 2012

This hotel is extremely overpriced for what it offers. The only two good things are the beds and the staff, which is friendly. Apart from that, showers are completely irregular - yes, there is hot water, but you can't regulate, so it's either scalding or freezing. If you stay in one of the standard rooms, you'll hear every step on...

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Rochester, New York, United States
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Incredible view, unique location, really neat atmosphere, comfy bed, Decent breakfast that you have to schedule Hot water unreliable despite talking to the manager No shampoo Quite expensive, expected better customer service for the price

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 18 June 2012

My stay at Rupa Wasi was excellent. The staff was attentive and kind. The food at the restraunt was excellent, the beds comfortable, and the showers hot! I would definately stay there again and recommend it for anyone traveling to see Machu Picchu.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 16 June 2012

Everything about Rupa Wasi is inviting and hospitable, particularly the staff headed by manager Alcides. My room had a private balcony with a great view of the mountains and gorgeous foliage. The Tree House restaurant is great as well. I recommend the package that includes transportation, entrance and a guide to Machu Picchu and three meals.

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rupa Wasi’s unique location provides for spectacular views of the mountains of Machu Picchu. Rooms boasting balconies allow our guests to take full advantage of these surroundings. This design marvel fits together magically with the green surrounding of Aguas Calientes to create a peaceful environment, an invitation to relax. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rupa Wasi Lodge

Address: Calle Huanacaure 105, Aguas Calientes, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Sacred Valley > Aguas Calientes
Price Range: $99 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Rupa Wasi Eco Hotel Aguas Calientes
Hotel Rupa Wasi Eco
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Aguas Calientes
#6 Family Hotel in Aguas Calientes
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“We stayed in Room 4, which had a balcony, but no hot-tub as advertised.”
medchem, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“room 4 has the best views”
  • bed close to the door the leads to the balcony
  • view from the balcony
  • view from the top of the staircase
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sonja2183, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We would suggest to take one of the lower rooms, where you might avoid the tree blocking the view.”
Koen83, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Each cabin is different, some higher up with more steps than others, but all seem lovely, even though they are pretty basic.”
, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“good price”
ritterhude, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
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