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Royal Frankenstein

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San Juan de Dios 260, Cusco, Peru
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Royal Frankenstein
Ranked #16 of 254 Specialty Lodging in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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County Cork, Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this hostel and the owner is a really nice German man who gives you loads of local tips for the city. Location is excellent near the main plaza. The price is very good if on budget, we stayed in a private room and he even throw in a heater for free. Decor is unusual but brilliant, watch out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location 5 min walk to the main plaza. Really clean rooms and the decor is so crazy its brilliant. Owner is eccentric but a really nice guy with so much information and help. On checking in he will go thru every you need to know about this beautiful city. Nothing bad to write about this place, would def recommend.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in November with my girlfriend for about 7 nights. Room and bathroom were clean, hot water was working all the time, wifi is for free and worked. Price is at around 20 US Dollars for a double room. The host knows the region pretty well and can respectively will tell you a lot about it ;-) I would... More 

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Kent, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Great place! Ludwig, the owner, is very kind and will help you with anything you need as long as you ask. It is really close to the main Plaza, about a five minute walk. The hotel itself is really cool lots of plants and unique trinkets all over. For the price its cheap especially for being so close to the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
24 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Cold shower, dark room, old sheets and not that clean. You pay 60-70 soles in Cusco and this is what you get. PS breakfast is not provided so for a couple you end up paying close to 130 soles after buying breakfast. Yes, the owner is very nice and helpful but so are plenty of other hostel owners! We really... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Perfect place!!! Ludwig, the owner, is really nice. The place is in the center of Cusco, its clean, nice and very comty. When the place was full, Ludwig even offered his sofa for free - how cool is that?! I'd definitely recommend the place and would stay there again! Thanks Ludwig :)

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The hostel has an odd mix of decor, such as life size frankenstein dolls and piranhas, but it is a great place to stay. Ludvick(sp?), the owner, is a wonderful and helpful guy. He gave us information about the city and let us keep our bags in the hostel when we went to Machu Picchu.

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Toronto, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed in Royal Frankenstein during our whole stay in Cusco (5 nights). The hostel is clean, quiet, and very close to the main square. The owner, Ludwig, is very helpful. The decor is perfectly weird.

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Santiago, Chile
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

During our world tour, we have been to many a places... and this is just one of the best ! The price is really cheap, but rooms are really good and quiet. Nights were a bit chilly, but you can hire an electric heating for a small extra. The kitchen is really useful, you can have mate de coca all... More 

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Nantes, France
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272 reviews 272 reviews
122 hotel reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The German owner of this hostal will make your stay pleasant. Good advice on the city. Very good value for money and centrally located. Bizarre deco that goes with the owner. The rooms are OK but not that comfeortable.

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Address: San Juan de Dios 260, Cusco, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Royal Frankenstein Hotel Cusco

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