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Yavari Bed & Breakfast

Lake Titicaca, Puno 18, Peru
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were the only guests checking in that evening; the crew was welcoming and helpful. We didn't experience problem with hot shower (it was really hot!) and there were sufficient blankets to keep us warm at night. A small electric heater and hot water bottle is also provided. Decent breakfast (eggs and toast, milk & coffee). Amenities are basic but... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing find! We stayed for 2 nights on Yavari and it was fantastic. The only place to stay to wake up to an unspoilt view of Lake Titicaca!! The cabins are small but sufficient. We loved reading about the history of the boat and hearing more from the staff. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the breakfast... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My aunt and I were travelling through Peru together and when we found out that we could stay aboard a ship in Puno we were hooked! Out experience aboard the Yavari was wonderful; Giselle and the crew went out of their way to make us comfortable. We were going to stay three nights on-board, but there was a massive thunderstorm... More

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

We arrived earlier than expected and were made so feel so welcome that we just spent the afternoon lazing around and reading on deck! The wobbly board walk from the shore made for great hilarity.The ship is so interesting and you are free to wander and explore all the areas and artefacts at leisure. The berths are small but very... More

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Vero Beach Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I enjoyed my first night's stay on this historic vessel. The staff provide a personal tour of the ship with complete information about its purpose and creation, it is indeed a miracle. Of course it's a ship and more than 100 years only so you can expect very cramped quarters. On the other hand the staff was very nice and... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Simply the most unique place we stayed during 2 months in South America. We felt so welcome by the staff and our stay included a tour of the ship and a lovely breakfast in the morning. The rooms are cozy but in the best possible way, and being a little out of town means its really quiet and unpolluted. Really... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

After a long bus journey, we were warmly welcomed onto the historic and splendid Yavari. Special thanks to Flora for making a stay so comfortable, helping us to book a trip to the islands the next day, organising a taxi and supplying hot water bottles. Plus she made us a delightful breakfast each morning, at a time that suited us.... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Staying on the Yavari felt so special. We came aboard & got the tour of the boat now it's restored, beautiful. Our cabin was compact but cosy with lovely fluffy duvets. We were the only people staying & got dinner on board as well as a great breakfast the next morning. Personal service all the way including hot water bottles... More

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Fairplay, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

The Yavari is a wonderfully unique place to stay but what makes the stay memorable and worthwhile is the staff. Giselle is a caring, competent Captain who is also a wonderful cook. Her coffee is simply wonderful. She made sure both my brother and I were comfortable and cared for. Tea was waiting for us on arrival & the night... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

Great place to spend the night.Amazing views,great boat and great staff.the story behind the boat is impressive and the staff take the time tell you about it. An interesting alternative to a hostel or hotel.

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Address: Lake Titicaca, Puno 18, Peru
Location: Peru > Puno Region > Puno
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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