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Pozo del Cielo

Calle Huascar B-3 Sacsayhuaman, Chivay, Peru
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Chivay
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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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71 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 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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Winchester, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Our room here was lovely and views were fantastic. Such a shame that the lady managing the hotel was so unfriendly and on occasion rather rude! We found it quite funny but in all seriousness, if this place had friendly or even just polite staff, it would make all the difference! Breakfast was very basic.

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Canberra, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
24 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here as our first choice was fully booked. I hadn't read the negative reviews about the staff until we were there and agree there seems to be a very negative vibe that is hard to ignore. Room okay though numerous lights weren't working and wifi only outside of the room.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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53 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

I stayed here with my friend as part of a group tour round Peru and thoroughly enjoyed myself at this hotel. Our room was cosy with twin beds and a good hot shower. The location is ideal, by the Colca Canyon away from any street lights, quiet and only a 10 minute ride away from the hot springs which we... More

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Address: Calle Huascar B-3 Sacsayhuaman, Chivay, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Colca Canyon > Chivay
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