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Che Lagarto Hostel Cusco

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Siete Cuartones 284 int. 3, Cusco, Peru
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Stayed there one night as my other hostel was fully booked. Not impression at all. Good breakfast options. But Messy common parts ( kitchen is horrendous ). Our private bedroom came with a surprising view. Pictures will speak for themselves

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Zittau, Germany
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The hostel is located in a quiet neighbourhood and not far from plaza del armas. It's clean and the beds are really nice, they have PCs for common use and the internet works most of the time. Breakfast isn't outstanding but at least you can eat as much as you want. They have a nice TV room which came in... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

They start by telling you the 12% booking fee is for hostelworld.com and so charge you that again (not true, it's a freaking deposit). The private rooms are close to the breakfast room so get ready to hear some noise in the morning (or at night...right before that early morning tour, yay!). The carpets on the floor are mostly stained.... More

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San Jose, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
4 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Location: Right in the heart of hearts in Cusco! Closed to everything, such as, churches, museums, squares, markets and bars Room: Austerely-equipped yet clean and quiet room, 24/7 hot water and free wifi. Service: Free breakfast, desk help, luggage left and extremely nice staff (we even partied together in those bars next door and keep in touch on Facebook till... More

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Vienna, Austria
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

I had the opportunity to travel to a lot of beautiful places and to meet a lot of wonderful people. The majority of these wonderful people I've met in the hostels I have been staying in. So far, one of the best hostels ever, has been Che Lagarto in Cusco. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful, the rooms themselves... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Very friendly people at the front desk! They are always thoughfull and willing to help you to set up trip and visits. Nice cost benefit ratio. Good location. A nice place to meet people from other places to hang out with.

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Valparaiso, Chile
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I stayed in Che Lagarto Hostel Cusco for 5 nights. It was a good place, near to the historic center and the central square. It was too easy to find. It wasn't expensive enought, but the breakfast was nothing special. The staff were always very polite, and always very busy. Sometimes, there was a problem with the security, so you... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
29 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Only stayed here for one night after Machupicchu and didn't spent much time in the hostel. Stayed in a twin private which had one double bed and a single bed. It also had a TV with some channels in English and a bathroom with reliable hot water. The hostel is in a good location, right next to Plaza San Francisco... More

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Bassano Del Grappa, Italy
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

My experience at this hostel was quite bad. Like some others reviewers said when I arrived I had problems with my bookings. I booked through hostel world and when I arrived they made me check my email to see which rate I had to pay. Then they tried to put me in 8 dorm when I had booked a 6... More

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Newquay, England, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Overall, this is a very good hostel which served our needs well - very friendly staff, shower with hot water, clean, TV in the bedroom, access to the internet & WIFI and a very comfy bed! Staff were very helpful, even popping out to a shop late at night to get us shampoo & soap when we realised we'd lost... More

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Address: Siete Cuartones 284 int. 3, Cusco, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Che Lagarto Hostel Cusco 2.5*
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