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Hostal Wara Wara

Don Bosco 190, Cusco 08000, Peru
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Miguel and Vivianne were very prompt in answering my emails. They were very nice people in person. They let us store our luggage while we were on trek and even lend my wife a walking stick. The view of Cusco from the terrace is amazing. Of course, the price for this view is a 10-15 minute steep walk from Plaza... More

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Paris, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've read all the bad and average reviews posted here and there is some truth in them. The rooms located around the atrium can be a bit noisy if people are there and it is also true that this place is the owners home. BUT despite the location of the rooms we never ever had to complain about any noise... More

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Washington DC
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many pluses- great view, friendly hosts, nice breakfast. But a few cons-cold water, noisy, and A LOT of steps from the square. A bit awkward as this is their home. I don't like to feel like I am imposing on someone to ask for something. Somehow need to separate home from business to call it a hostal. Otherwise it is... More

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners are a delight, very friendly and hospitable. Miguel is very personable and eager to make one feel at home. We greatly enjoyed our conversations. The daily breakfast was great - freshly squeezed juice (smoothies), coffee and tea, omelets with small sausage and delicious bread (favorite) with fruit spread. They have arguably one of the best views of Cusco.... More

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Mountain View, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I booked rooms here due to the glowing reviews, but was a bit disappointed, mainly due to the noise in the central rooms: Pros: - Close to San Cristobal and Sacsayhuaman - Rooms are quiet IF outside the main atrium - I think there were 2-3 of these - Nice view - Friendly staff Cons: - A bit of a... More

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Philipsburg, St Maarten-St Martin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Due to the raving reviews on Tripadvisor I had expected this hostal to be pretty awesome. In some ways it was, in other ways it wasn't. We stayed here twice in two different rooms during our trip. The owners are really nice, helpful and really make you feel at home! The location of the hostal is both beautiful, cute and... More

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New York City, New York
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We stayed at Hostal Wara Wara for one night at the end of June, and were pleased with our stay. We were picked up at Cusco's airport by a driver that HWW had arranged for us, and were able to check in early. HWW's manager (apologies, can't remember his name) gave us a map of the city and was happy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We spent a total of 4 nights with Miguel and Viviana on the front and back end of a Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu and enjoyed our stay very much. The view from two rooms we stayed in were incredible, and the view from the porch off the family room and the upper room which also serves as a restaurant... More

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Zionsville, Indiana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We loved the view of Cusco's Plaza de Armas from Hostal Wara Wara! The location was central: we were able to walk everywhere & cover a lot of ground from Hostal Wara Wara, which was wonderful & convenient since we had less than one day to spend in Cusco. Miguel & Vivian, the hosts, were very helpful, friendly, & accommodating.... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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130 reviews 130 reviews
19 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We spent 3 nights here. One night before visiting the Sacred Valley and 2 other after returning. The suite equipped with TV and an electric heater but the biggest advantage of this room is the outstanding view. You can admire the lighted Plaza de Armas while lying on your bed. Floor map of this room is a bit surprising and... More

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Address: Don Bosco 190, Cusco 08000, Peru
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Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
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