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3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Plaza de Armas, Ollantaytambo 12345, Peru
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Hostal Kiswar
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Ranked #5 of 15 Ollantaytambo B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hostel Kiswar Ollantaytambo This hostal is located in Plaza de Armas, in the very centre of Ollantaytambo (a small village anyway). Having read the very good reviews, I was disappointed. Basically, I didn't like my room, since: - It didn't feel cozy and very clean - It was noisy: I could VERY CLEARLY hear people walking down the stairs and... More

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Iowa City, Iowa
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The physical plant is pretty basic but this place has soul. The people running it are amazing when it comes to help and caring! The location is great too. Close to the best , but not most expensive, restaurant in town, right on the square. .It is good clean basic shelter with people that will insure you are well taken... More

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I spent two nights in Hostal Kiswar near the first of April, 2014. The family who run the hostal and restaurant were more than nice. Truly they responded to my every need...Edison got someone to pick me up in Cusco, his wife made me a nice soup, he stored and helped me with my heavy bag! My room was great!... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This is definitely a one night hotel, or if you're happy with very basic, then this will work for you. We had a room overlooking the main plaza and although noisy, the view is well worth it. Room is very basic, beds are comfortable with enough blankets. It did rain that night and there was a leak in our bedroom... More

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La Canada Flintridge, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We had a few meals at their cafe. Good food. Great service. They make the best coffee. Only cafe that seemed to be open and serving coffee at 9 am on a Saturday. All the other cafés were not ready with their espresso machines yet. Great location right in the central plaza. You can people watch while you enjoy your... More

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Orange County, California
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Stayed at this hostel one night on our way to Machu Picchu. The hostel is in the center square of the town only minutes from the Ollantaytambo ruins and about a 10 minute walk to the train station. Rooms were great! Clean and comfortable. Private bath and hot water. They have a Internet cafe in the lobby of the hostel... More

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Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

a very clean family operated hotel on the Plaza de Armas. reasonable rates with an excellent restaurant. I paid 45 soles about 17USD for one night and continental breakfast included. I found the creaking floors very comforting, it is after all an old building but all is fresh inside.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Don't book online, they ask for a 5% deposit. But it's not a deposit. It's extra costs for the online booking. Just call them. The place was decent, there was a terrible smell from the drain in the bathroom and the shower water was leaking into the room. But overall the beds and rooms were clean enough for the price.... More

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Address: Plaza de Armas, Ollantaytambo 12345, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Sacred Valley > Ollantaytambo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hostal Kiswar 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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