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Hospedaje Turistico Recoleta
Ranked #17 of 465 Speciality Lodging in Cusco
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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
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“Friendly staff, good value for money”
Reviewed 23 December 2011

Spent 2 nights before and 2 nights after our Inca Trail trek at this hostel and enjoyed our stay. The hostel is located just outside of the main touristy area which we enjoyed and was still within a short walk of the San Blas area. The staff were quite helpful with helping us to find our way around town. We had a number of problems with our flight to Cusco and arranging our Inca Trail trek and the hostel was very accomodating and flexible with our changing itinerary which was greatly appreciated. I would stay here again if I come back to Cusco.

  • Stayed December 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 22 December 2011

I stayed here because my girlfriend and I were pretty sick at the time, and it was the cheapest option of a twin private room at a place with a good review. However, not only is the hotel super cute/home-y, highly secure, and clearly family run, but the room itself was great! Plenty of outlets, a tv (not usually a huge fan but nice when you're sick with a fever), good natural lighting, night stand with light, and beds with plenty of nice blankets and comfy pillows! It also was attached to a comfortable, semi-private social room (shared with the other private but no one was staying there at the time so the room was all ours) and a private bathroom.
After we were better, we moved to one of the dorms, which was your typical dorm except with the same bedding as the rooms. Highly satisfactory. And they even make your bed.
Oh and that's the biggest thing. The service in this hostel is great–super helpful and not in that way like you feel as though they're trying to get something out of it. Free breakfast every morning before 10 (c'mon it's not even breakfast after 10 anyway). Javier's the main guy and he's the man—always busy but always ready to jump into action. Even called a pharmacist (his wife it turns out) to figure out what we had and what we should do.
Stay at Hospedaje Turistico Recoleta. You won't regret it. Tell them Peter sent you too :)

P.S. I put 4 instead of 5 for location simply because I would imagine that that's pretty much just a measure of distance from Plaza de Armaz for most. However it's easy to navigate, and only about a 10 minute walk, which is good for you anyway and isn't like it's through some weird part of town or anything. We got to hang out with a baby llama on the way one time so yeah, not necessarily a negative.

  • Stayed December 2011
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Reviewed 1 November 2011

This hostel had been recommended to us and we were not disappointed. It is about 10 minutes walk from the Plaza Del Armas but en route you can always stop in at Jack's for a full English breakfast if like us you are craving one by this point on your travels. The hostel is very clean, shared bathrooms are fine and the staff are extremely helpful. We were late booking and so availability was limited but the owner Javier went out of his way to make sure we were accommodated. We did have to move rooms and on one night where there was no availability Javier had to arrange for us to stay at another hostel but it was only a few minutes away and was also nice. The hostel was perfect for us as it was quiet and comfortable but close enough to the action. It was a nice walk by day and only 3 soles in a taxi at night. Thanks for a great stay.

  • Stayed October 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 29 October 2011

There isn't really anything bad to say about is place. The team were all super friendly with good English. They even organized for my wife to be taken to the drs clinic when she got sick and let us stay longer than our origional booking to recover. For the price including breakfast and clean rooms I think it would be hard to find better value in Cusco.
It's about a 15min walk into the main plaza, but safe enough until around 10pm, after that catch a taxi for S3 and your back in a couple of minutes.
Also have bag Holding facilities if your going trekking and a reliable and reasonable laundry service.

  • Stayed October 2011
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Reviewed 25 October 2011

Really loved to stay here. The staff was nice and helpful. Facitilites and rooms are good. I had very good sleep during my stay. The breakfast was included, a pancake, coffe, tea, bread and jam. :) The price was excellent for those of us on a budget. I would highly recommend this hoste.

  • Stayed October 2011, travelled solo
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Property: Hospedaje Turistico Recoleta
Address: Jiron Pumacahua 160, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #17 of 465 Speciality Lodging in Cusco
Price range (per night): $14 - $34
Number of rooms: 8
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