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Pozo del Cielo

Calle Huascar B-3 Sacsayhuaman, Chivay, Peru
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Chivay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014
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Colville, Washington
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This place was interesting. There seem to be no square corners in the whole place. The windows were angles. It was a bit cold, but Chivay is pretty high up. There were extra blankets. And we were able to get extra towels for a trip to the hot springs, which were very nice too. We were only there one night... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had one night at this hotel prior to a trip to the Colca Canyon. We were given a smallish room accessed by external stairs from a courtyard. Cosy interior but quite dark wood. Hot water bottle delivered for the bed in the evening: a nice touch. We could see the active volcano steaming in the distance from one of... More

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Nailsea
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

An ideal location for resting before a trip to the condors of Colca Canyon. The rooms are all in individual units (although beware of the door height if you are have high altitude!). The evening meal here was also excellent - try the local cuisine.

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SÃO VICENTE, Brazil
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Chivay is an awesome place!! And the hotel is also nice. The staff is very friendly and one of the girls was very fond of Brazil and always willing to practice her Portuguese which made us feel at home. We needed a 'very early' breakfast and they served us very well and with a smile. I strongly recommend. The view... More

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Silver Spring MD
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We enjoyed our stay here - although it was only one night. Our tour company booked this for us as part of our 2 day Colca Canyon tour. The hotel is definitely quirky and rustic but we enjoyed it. It was late August - winter - and it was pretty chilly but we had hot showers, a nice meal in... More

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Sittingbourne, Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

I didn't choose this hotel as it was part of a small group tour but I was more than happy with it and I'm really surprised to read all the negative comments about the staff. I dont remember them being overly friendly but I certainly don't remember any rudeness either. I was certainly helped with my luggage. More importantly when... More

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Good room, great views. Plenty of blankets and two heaters that were needed initially as it was so cold that ice formed outside. This towards the end of May. Soon warmed up though and spent a very comfortable couple of nights. Ate once in the Hotel which was average but service was O.K.. Really liked the Hotel layout and its... More

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We landed at the hotel on the 13th evening and were given a warm welcome and a good room with a view. Instant hot water, clean towels and bathroom were the positive points. However heating was very poor in the room and there was no wifi. We paid usd 75 for just a night expecting better comfort and heating( the... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Couldn't get a smile or a thank you from the staff. PROS: very hot water from the faucets) CONS: *Staff - not rude but indifferent, *No hot water for drinks (like tea), *VERY expensive small water bottle, *Relatively far from the stores located in downtown Chivay - (I say relative because I had a headache and the picturesque stroll felt... More

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Rural Virginian
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71 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Well I see others had the same experience we did. We liked the location just outside of town, which meant the nights were generally peaceful and quiet although you can hear the noise from town when it is excessive as it was our first night when some kind of revival went until about 10 p.m.. It was easy to walk... More

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Address: Calle Huascar B-3 Sacsayhuaman, Chivay, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Colca Canyon > Chivay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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