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La Casa de Maruja B&B

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Las Esmeraldas #146 | Palmira Neighborhood, Huaraz, Peru
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Ranked #5 of 32 Huaraz B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carol O Margate, England, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Margate, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can honestly say that you will not meet a kinder, more efficient or attentive host and hostess than Gilf and Maruja. We arranged our Alpamayo circuit trek in advance, on line, based on good reviews on this site. The service was excellent. We got a very warm reception (they are both lovely, and Gilf speaks perfect English). We turned... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

but Gilf and Maruja definately make you feel like their home is your home. They were constantly ensuring that you had everything you needed. They are arranged our pick up at the airport and we hiked with Gilf on a 4 day through the Santa Cruz and Punta Union Pass. Gilf made sure that we did not over exert ourselves... More

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slc, ut
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Gilf was very helpful in suggesting and helping us set up tours. Fresh orange juice and hot tea and/or coffee every morning with eggs most mornings and pancakes (more like crepes--mmm) some mornings made a good start every morning. The beds were comfortable and we had hot water every shower (water pressure varied depending on how many people were showering... More

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Piura, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Maruja and her husband were both lovely people. Whenever I had questions on where to go or visit there were available to accomodate my inquiries. Another reviewer said the breakfasts were spartan, but I found the fresh squeezed juice, coffee/tea, toast with butter and jam and lovely eggs just perfect to start the day. The rooms were large and always... More

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17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed for four nights with Gilf and Maruja. Gilf's English is excellent, and he and his wife were very kind to us throughout. They put us in a beautiful triple room at the back of the hostel with panoramic views of Huascaran mountain - amazing. We'd asked for a double (forgetting that Peru calls these 'matrimonial rooms'), but didn't... More

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I highly recommend this guest house. It is a very pleasant and comfortable place to stay. It is owned and managed by Gilf and Maruja, who are friendly, helpful, and hard-working. Gilf is also an excellent trekking and climbing guide who organized and lead our fabulous 10-day Alpamayo Circuit trek.

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calgary, alberta
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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We had a very pleasant stay at this B&B, before and after our trek in Huascaran National Park. Gilf and Maruja were extremely friendly and helpful, providing information on getting to places in the area, where to do laundry, where to eat etc. He even picked me up at the bus station when I rolled in at 6:30 a.m.! We... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The couple - Gilf and Maruja - are totally committed to your perfect stay at their place. The place is in the north of the city and not far from the town center (it takes 4 soles to pick a cab). Decent facilities (and blanket, linen, towel etc) are all provided. Breakfast is served hot depending on the next day´s... More

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Owners were so great. Incredibly hospitable and helpful. One of the owners had incredible insight on hikes in the area, breakfast spots (Cafe Andino!!), and hints as to how to get around better in Huaraz. If you forget a rain jacket and you go in the rainy season, He will even rent you one of his rain coats for S/.3.... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

It is the owners that makes this place so good. They are so friendly and welcoming and made us feel at home. Gilf is so helpful with arranging treks and giving any advice you may need. Thank you for all your help we had a great stay!

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Address: Las Esmeraldas #146 | Palmira Neighborhood, Huaraz, Peru
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Location: Peru > Ancash Region > Huaraz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — La Casa de Maruja B&B 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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