Believe what you read from all the positive reviews. No doubt i shall be echoing a number of these as my experience was fantastic, so good in fact it set the standard too high for other hotels/accommodation to live up to!
I often book accommodation based upon location. Los Tambos is perfectly positioned and is in a very safe location.
Nothing was too much trouble for the lovely staff. What i really loved was that they weren't imposing, they were so chilled, relaxed and patient. From the moment we arrived, refreshment drinks offered and comfy seating offered. After a long haul flight i am prone to being a little grumpy however staff were friendly and not overbearing. Thank you.
Rooms were comfortable and very clean.
Bathrooms were lovely, my only grumble was with the toilet seat - it seamed to have hard edges, which made sitting a little uncomfortable. (Sounds weird i know)
Breakfast - what can i say, the best i had in Peru - seriously - lots of love in the food, with homemade triangle bread which i looked and longed for in every place i went on to but never found. Fruit, yoghurts, pancakes, cereals, juices were all to a very good standard. Loved going upstairs for breakfast, again staff were lovely.
Not part of this hotel however i must mention the free walking tour (meeting point at the Plaza) - fantastic
To sum it up…this is the place to stay. Would love to return to Arequipa and if i did i would be staying here, highly recommended and well deserved to be the number one place to stay in Arequipa.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Let yourself be seduced by the colonial charm of Arequipa and experience unmatched hospitality at Los Tambos. Located in the heart of the city center amidst historic buildings, and world-class attractions, Los Tambos is right next to Plaza de Armas and 20 minutes away from Arequipa Airport. Los Tambos, a TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice award-winning hotel, promises excellent accommodation and extraordinary experiences. Revel in our modern and comfortable bedrooms, à la carte breakfast, wireless high-speed Internet access, private transfer to/from the airport (2-night minimum). All included in your rate, complete with panoramic views of the White City and our majestic volcanoes. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Los Tambos Hotel Arequipa