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Samana Inn & Spa

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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our first stop in Peru and the whole trip and this place was magical and authentical! Staff was so friendly and helpful - gave good advice starting on how to cope with altitude sickness and ending with how to manage train strike (thank You guys! - we made it all back home and are still blown away of...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed August 22, 2016

The house is very cute, decor is minimalistic, and has a very nice relaxed vibe. We stayed at room #1, which seemed to be the biggest, and it is as per the photos. It has a fantastic view! And I love the claraboia in the bathroom providing natural light even at night. Another nice detail is the hot bottle for...

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Otford, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 19, 2016

This is a beautiful family run place and the tower rooms overlooking the city are amazing. You can sit on the terrace overlooking the town and have tea or breakfast and all sights are a short walk away.

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed August 5, 2016

We were blown away by how great this inn was. Amazing views, exceptionally friendly staff and a beautiful room surrounded by windows. The interior walls are original stone from the Inca! Breakfast every day was the BEST start to the day - freshly squeezed juice, fruit, bread with jam, eggs, tea and coffee. They took great care of our bags...

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Gore, New Zealand
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Enjoyed our two nights here in cusco, Wish we had met Juan before we done our Machu pichu visit as he could have saved us a lot of money with his advice, room was excellent and comfortable with view of downtown cusco, pity we arrived during independence day and election celebrations locals damn near celebrated all night with fireworks and...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Juan and his rooftop city-view suite were fantastic! The room was clean and comfortable, the view absolutely wonderful. Juan spoke excellent English and was a very kind and attentive host. The building is locked from the outside, but upon pressing the buzzer it was never more than a minute before we were let in, day or night. We were also...

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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

If I could give this hotel 6 stars I would! There are so many pros to list so I'll try to fit them all in- They location is perfect and an easy walk to the main centre of Cuzco, which you will appreciate if you've just arrived and are still acclimatising Far enough away from plaza de armas that it's...

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Ireland
Reviewed July 2, 2016

One of the highlights of our month-long trip to Peru, Samana Inn is perfectly located a 10 minute stroll from the central Plaza de Armas. The friendly and intelligent owners speak English and are full of great advice. Our double room had a super-comfy bed and an amazing hydrotherapy shower with hot water any time. We headed off on the...

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NYC
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Attentive, helpful and very friendly staff. Special mention to Juan, the owner, who is probably one of the best hoteliers we have ever met in our extensive travels! He is friendly, knowledgeable and truly cares. Samana Inn is close to the center of town. Convenient to restaurants and sights. Extremely comfy bed and great shower. We enjoyed the bright sunny...

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Cusco, Peru
Reviewed June 11, 2016

A small family owned business that is located in the center of Cusco. It is within walking distance of the plaza de armas and all the popular restaurants. The Inn itself is well designed, comfortable and the staff is friendly and speaks English. Would recommend to anyone!

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have expanded our colonial house into a very modern INN. But left it's original landmarks, such as inka walls which are thousands of years old, combining historic and modern structure. Your Hosts at Samana Inn are Juan Manuel Leon and Louise Hodgson. We are a Peruvian/English family here in Cusco, we will help you to get around town giving you the best tips and good recommendations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samana Inn & Spa

Address: Calle Tecsecocha 536 | Historic Center, Cusco 0051, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: $69 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Rooms at the top floors have the best view ever!”
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 of 5 bubbles Elukas, 1 week ago | Read review
“#1 is the biggest, although #2 is on the same level and would also have great views.”
 of 5 bubbles TS2013, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“views from the tower rooms”
 of 5 bubbles babettemwood, Aug 19, 2016 | Read review
“If you can handle some stairs, definitely reserve one of the two rooftop city-view rooms.”
  • City view roof top room
  • Complimentary coca tea on the roof top patio
  • View from one of the two roof top rooms
 of 5 bubbles Geothrills, Jul 18, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 2, top floor. Bright, sunny, rooftop view. Definitely could hear noise. Wasn't a problem for us, but might be for some.”
 of 5 bubbles FiddleBlameKAngel, Jun 22, 2016 | Read review
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