We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 20 Aguas Calientes hotels

Santuario Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Hermanos Ayar s/n. | Wiracocha, Aguas Calientes, Peru
Hotel amenities
Santuario Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
You added Santuario Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #10 of 20 Hotels in Aguas Calientes
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
advoctae Victoria, Canada
Write a Review

124 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (28)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Victoria, Canada
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
41 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here one night so I could make an early morning visit to Machu Picchu the day after my arrival in Aguas Calientes.Room was very comfortable and clean, with a good shower. The breakfast that was included had many choices and was very good before an early morning hike around Machu Picchu.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Derby, UK
Top Contributor
249 reviews 249 reviews
106 hotel reviews
357 helpful votes 357 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Aguas Calientes reminded me of a cross between Patpong in Bangkok and the archetypal Wild West town so as far as I'm concerned the biggest advantage of this hotel is that it's out of town (albeit just a couple of hundred yards) and so away from the noise and bustle. It's still convenient for both the railway and bus stations... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lets face it. No one goes to Aguascalientes to visit a quaint town. It's all about being there early or staying over night after visiting Machu Picchu. That being said all that's needed in a hotel is cleanliness and proximity to the train and bus terminuses. This one fits the bill. The location is right next to the river which... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Colville, Washington
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights in the hotel. It is located down the road, a few blocks, from the train station and center of town. After the citadel closes, the bus traffic goes to zero and the hotel is very quiet. Our room is located on the river side and we had a balcony. The river drowns out any remaining noise.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Toronto, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in Aguascalientes at the Santuario. It was a clean hotel right beside the river on the road leading up to Machu Picchu. The hotel was quite minimal but clean - the location right beside the river and a 5 minute walk anywhere was excellent. They provided a breakfast in the morning starting at 5:00 am. Later... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
36 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Just across the road from the river and away from the bustle of the town, yet handy to everything. Clean, comfortable, warm and quiet. No lift but for us that wasn't a problem. Slept well. Good breakfast available very early in the morning. Would stay there again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
29 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Santuario Hotel is located a block from Aquas Calientes center so in a quieter setting. Its a modern facility and I had a large, well appointed room with a great balcony. The hotel has no elevator so I'd recommend a room on a lower floor at this multi story building. WiFi connectivity was weak. Breakfast was quite good with made... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Santa Cruz, California
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The staff are very helpful and accomodating. We had a nice corner room with a view of the river. It is quiet at night. The price is very reasonable for the level of comfort and service you receive at this hotel. Sure there are budget hostels galore in MP town but you get what you pay for.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Austin, Texas
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

If you are a Four Seasons Hotel person, then you probably will not be reading Trip Advisor. This is a nice basic hotel that is reasonable priced for the area. The rooms are small, but usually you are only staying a day or two while you visit Machu Picchu. It is located maybe 1/4 mile from the main square and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arezzo, Italy
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I was there only for one night before heading to Machu Picchu. It was a cold and rainy night, but my room was warm and quiet enough to get some sleep before my long day. It is out of the tourist main area in Aguas Calientes, but only 5 minutes from the bus to Machu Picchu. Breakfast was good, with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Santuario Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Santuario Hotel

Address: Av. Hermanos Ayar s/n. | Wiracocha, Aguas Calientes, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Sacred Valley > Aguas Calientes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Santuario Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 177
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Elvoline ltd, Booking.com, HostelWorld and Odigeo so you can book your Santuario Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Santuario Hotel Machu Picchu

50 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (51)
Hotel & grounds (12)
Pool/beach area (1)
Room/suite (7)
View from room (6)
Bathroom (3)
Other (22)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay