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El Balcon

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Tambo de Montero 222, Cusco 5184, Peru
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Santo Domingo Province, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

With a wonderful location aside from the stairs in the streets, this hostel is near the action but in the middle of the action in CUSCO, the service was great they worked together with our tour guide and woke us up and made sure we followed our schedule every day during our visit to CUSCO-Machu picchu

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Thanks so much for your review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your time at El Balcon and hope you can return to Peru soon! More 

Yakima, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful view, clean rooms, friendly, helpful staff. Great bathrooms. Grounds are lovely with fragrant flowers. Good location near plaza and lots of shopping. Excellent WiFi connection. I recommend it.

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ST. ALBERT
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night at Le Balcon, and were really pleased with the location in Cusco, it was just off the busier area, and had fantastic views of the main square. The hotel has tons of character, and the room was very comfortable. The breakfast was very good as well, and the staff are friendly. Worth checking out if... More 

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Caspar California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the balcony room which had a terrific view ,and I could hear the festivities in the Plaza del Armas. only down side was a bit of smell from the bathroom at night.(vent pipe?) good bed and lighting and amazing ceiling construction.

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Tampere, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at El Balcon on two occations. I really liked this hotel, hidden away from the street, with a really cute yard. The hotel is very close to the main square, 5-10 min walk. Also lots od restaurants nearby. The staff is very nice and helpful with everything. Roomwise I (surprisingly enough) prefered the lower level room (e.g. #7). This... More 

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very cute hotel with interesting architectural history, cute rooms, nice hot showers, solid wifi, good breakfast, very comfortable beds. Great view from the second floor. I really liked the courtyard with all the flowers! Would definitely recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an awesome stay here for more than a week. The location is perfect. The rooms and especially the garden are beautiful. But what makes this hotel even more special is the staff always friendly and helpful making you feel home away from home. Highly recommendable!!

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Seattle
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best part of this hotel is the overall atmosphere. It has about 15 rooms set around a little courtyard on the hill to the west of the main plaza. The view is nice and the overall ambiance is lovely. The rooms have a rustic charm, everything is kept clean and in working order, and the staff are very friendly.... More 

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Alameda, California, United States
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming hotel. Very friendly and helpful staff. Charming garden courtyard. Balcony view of the top of the town square. Nice breakfast including made to order eggs. Fresh flower and bottled water in our room.

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was amazing. The view was beautiful, best breakfast we had in our month in Peru and the staff was great too! We would stay here again in a heartbeat! Rooms were rustic and really made us comfortable. Hot hot hot water which was a plus!

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