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Don Bosco Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Teodoro Huaylupo 104 | Esquina del Colegio Salesiano, a 200 metros de la Plaza de Armas de Cusco, Cusco, Peru
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Ranked #56 of 236 Cusco B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived here on our bicycles and it was a bit of a climb up. But we really like the quietness of this location and within 5 minutes you are on Plaza de Armas. The rooms have everything you need: hot and great shower, nice bed, fast wifi, cable tv and a great view over the city. The staff is... More

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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I'll have some negative things to say BUT, we still really liked this hotel. This is an excellent example of adaptive re-use of what was once the living quarters for the Salesiano brothers who ran the high school immediately adjacent to the hotel. The rooms have very high ceilings, beautifully appointed tile bathrooms, the original wood floors, expansive views of... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

stayed here twice - a couple of days before going to Machu Pichu, and a night afterwards. The location is excellent, and the rooms are really big, nice and clean. wIFI "So-so " - but thats Cusco! there´s parking at the "neighbour", a collegium (they do start up a bit early, but the hotel is pretty quiet at night). breakfast... More

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London, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

We stayed one night here on our way between Choquequirao and Ollantaytambo. The staff were very helpful and accommodating (especially when we had a false early morning start and ended up kicking around in the lobby for a few hours). The breakfast they provided at 4am was perfectly adequate. Agree with another reviewer about the annoying barking dog nearby, and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

This hotel was perfect for my fiance and I during our stay in Cusco. Staff - The staff here were excellent. All very helpful & friendly with excellent English Rooms - Spacious & clean nice TVs. The building itself is very charming as well. Next to a boys school but the noise didn't bother us. I enjoyed seeing all the... More

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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

The Don Bosco hotel was a really great find in Cusco, the location (although meaning a steep climb up the hill) is well worth it for the view. Rooms are massive and clean, breakfast is plentiful, but best of all, the staff are amazingly helpful, friendly and always have a smile. Highly recommended at a very affordable price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Initially planned a two night stay and ended up staying five. When our Inca trail excursion collapsed, Bosco was there when we had no where to go. Altitude sickness, Bosco was there with an oxygen tank and coca tea to revive us. What an incredible staff lead by Cindy at the concierge- whatever we needed, they were there hand and... More

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Seattle, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed here 5 nights before and after our Machu Picchu hike. The staff was amazing and the hotel is beautiful but it has a few problems. First of all it's part of a private boys school and almost every night there was some kind of function involving lots of noise. And morning activities start early there... More

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San Francisco, California
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22 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We originally were going to stay at the Don Bosco for 3 nights and ended up staying here a total of 8 nights. After our return from Machu Picchu and our return from Manu. The building is quite charming and nicely decorated. The beds are comfortable and we always had hot water. The staff was friendly and helpful. The only... More

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17 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Due to a religious procession (don't come in Holy Week) the twon centre was closed off. No taxis (we, and several others tried about 30 between us) would take us on the lengthy detour. The hotel told us it was one block's walk - it was actually 1.2Km UPHILL. Killing - with bags at altitude. We were very grumpy and... More

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Address: Teodoro Huaylupo 104 | Esquina del Colegio Salesiano, a 200 metros de la Plaza de Armas de Cusco, Cusco, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
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Hotel Class:3 star — Don Bosco Hotel 3*
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Don Bosco Hotel is located in a restored colonial building at the edge of Cusco’s historical centre. It features rooms decorated with a traditional 18th-century floor, some offering panoramic city views.Guest rooms at the Don Bosco are equipped with flat-screen TVs with cable channels, radio and minibar. The private bathrooms include a hairdryer. ... more   less 
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