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Samana Inn and Spa

Calle Teqsecocha #536, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 233721
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Ranked #77 of 340 Activities in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: We have expanded our colonial house into a very modern INN & Spa. But left it's original...
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Owner description: We have expanded our colonial house into a very modern INN & Spa. But left it's original landmarks, such as inka walls which are thousands of years old, combining historic and modern structure. Our INN is the place to be. Your Hosts at Samana INN & Spa are Juan Manuel Leon and Louise Hodgson. We are a Peruvian/English family here in Cusco, we will help you to get around town giving you the best tips and good recommendations to make you fell like you are home away from home. We are located at Tecsecocha 536, in down town only 2 blocks away from the main square of Cusco, 5 to 10 minutes walking distance to all the major landmarks of the city also really close to the best restaurants, shops, travel agencies, coffee shops, and more. From our team at Samana Spa and Salon we are looking forward to your visit. Sincerely Juan Manuel Leon and Louise Hodgson

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Samana Inn was a great place to stage out of for Machu Picchu and relax afterwards! Cusco can become a tourist trap pretty quickly, so it was refreshing to have Samana Inn to make Cusco feel like home for a couple days. Juan and his wife have created a welcoming and accommodating environment. They both were great for recommendations of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The Samana Inn is wonderful!! It's the most authentic Inca experience in Cusco and the top floor rooms have amazing views. There's a lovely roof terrace, sauna and spa where you can relax before/after Machu Picchu, a day spent wandering around San Blas or exploring the Sacred Valley Inca sites. The Inn is very close to the main square in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We booked a package deal that included a mani-pedi and massage. The massage was wonderful and reasonably priced, perfect for post-hiking. But skip the mani pedi. That was awful. First off, the spa is in a beautiful stone building, but that means its freezing - I shivvered through the mani pedi! And no hot water soak for the feet, like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I stay at Samana Inn before and after my trek to Machupicchu. My room was beautiful and the view was my favorite part! I have stay in other hotels while visiting Peru and I have to say this is my favorite. Really close to every thing just 5 min walk to the main square. Where you can find everything you... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Four friends and I stayed at Samana before and after trekking the Inca Trail. We could not have asked for a better experience! We were greeted by Lourdes (Juanmanuel and his wife were out of the country) who took the greatest care for us: always ready with coca tea, suggestions on where to go/explore, or just to chat. She even... More 

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Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

we were looking for a very personal place to stay while in cusco and we found it we stayed at samana inn and spa for 4 nights and it was very quiet and relaxing the staff are very attentive our room was always cleaned with fresh towels beautflly decorated and very modern we had a amazing view overlooking cusco we... More 

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Im Glad i found this place on tripadvisor. I have been looking all around cusco for a good massage and this is the place. I had a great time at Samana Spa. Book in advance.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

Decided to try this 'upscale' place on 28th December after the inca trail. Paid (for Peru) an expensive price for the 'jet lag relief package' which included two types of sauna, jacuzzi and massage. It was advertised as deep tissue or Swedish massage, but we weren't given an option. Massage was terrible -more like rubbing oil into our backs with... More 

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San Francisco
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

I guess I was expecting more given some of the raves here. It was just an OK massage. A bit hurried and certainly not the most intuitive massage therapist. She just kept doing her thing while ignoring the clues I was giving her as to which muscle groups needed attention. They are also hard to get on the phone. Even... More 

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Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This is my 5th time in Peru and Cusco and i can honestly say Samana Spa is the best massage i have experienced. Samana Spa all around was brilliant and i will definitely be visiting again on my next trip and would highly recommend it to anyone who is visiting Cusco whether it be for a massage or take a... More 

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