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Taypikala Hotel Machupicchu

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Pachutec 808 Machupicchu Pueblo Urubamba, Aguas Calientes 00000, Peru
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Ranked #7 of 20 Hotels in Aguas Calientes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I wonder sometimes if people write reviews just so they can have someplace to complain. This hotel far exceeded my expectations, especially after reading all the negative reviews. If you are coming to Aqua Calientes to visit Machu Picchu then you are already expecting a rigorous walking experience. If getting to the hotel makes you complain then you are going... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 nights only because we booked ahead on a tight schedule. The good parts were the beds and the charming barman who also hosts breakfast. The problem was that the plumbing was faulty. The toilet needed a plumber as soon as we arrived. The hot water in shower was mostly cold with the odd short burst of... More

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Calgary, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed here for one evening, and it was ok, almost happy to move on. Be prepared to hike up a lot of stairs on the way to this hotel (it's at the top of Aqua Calientes) near the hot springs. There's a lot of construction going on in the area, so noise during the day was a problem.... More

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Madrid, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel sfuff came to the train station to pick us up. Once in the hotel they offered to buy us the bus tickets to go to Machu Picchu which was very helpful. Thr rooms are spacious but unfortunately they smelled humidity a bit. Also, when I called the hotel more than two months ahead to make a booking I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to this hotel and stayed in a big suite with jacuzzi, couch area and king size bed. Had to shower in cold water a couple times which sucked, breakfast was very limited and unimaginative there was a problem with the elevator so had yo take the stairs a lot (not really cool after spending the whole day hiking in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The Hotel Taypikala is almost at the top end of the city and very near the hot springs. This a quiet part of town. Be prepared for a steep hike to the hotel after you arrive at the train station. The hotel is five stories high but has no elevator. The hotel appears to be under construction and there may... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

As the city is pretty small, all the hotels are well located. The staff was really nice, but I expected more from a 4 stars hotel. The room was ok, the bathroom definitely needed some repairs and the smell was terrible (humidity smell). Only at the lobby the wi-fi worked, because at the room the signal was terrible. There was... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Aguas Calientes, the town next to Machu Picchu is obviously very touristy and filled with hotels. I would recommend this one because the price is good and the amenities are good compared to other local hotels. You can hear some people/music outside, but you can also hear the river flowing. I slept fine and even napped during the day without... More

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Rome, Italy
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This hotel is a solid 2/3 stars hotel in the Machu Picchu town. Service is nice,friendly and everyone is willing to help. Rooms and installation though are outdated but the bed is comfy, rooms are clean and in general is not luxury but I think they should lower their price from 165 USD a night to 80 USD which I... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Access to Machu Picchu bus terminal & PeruRail train station is close and good. Aguas is a small town, cool rasta bar next to hotel, shops nearby etc. Great breakfasts. Pretty good value but the people at the front desk don't speak great English and have some issues understanding, wifi especially bad here.

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Address: Av. Pachutec 808 Machupicchu Pueblo Urubamba, Aguas Calientes 00000, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Sacred Valley > Aguas Calientes
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Hotel Class:4 star — Taypikala Hotel Machupicchu 4*
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