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Hostal Iskay

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hostal Iskay is nestled on a hillside along Patacalle, one of the remarkable original streets in Ollanta, and was a perfect choice to stay at in this idyllic Inca village. This place blended right into the overall feeling of the village and you could almost hear the footsteps of its centuries old history. Iskay is not high-end luxurious but being... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hostal Iskay was our first stay in the Sacred Valley and a great introduction to Ollantaytambo. We spent two nights here before moving on to Machu Picchu. The hostel had a driver pick us up from the Cusco airport for US$55, a worthwhile amount to spend for piece of mind and ease of travel after long flights from the US.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is located few minutes walk from the town center. You can see the ollanta ruins from the garden and even the room. The staff are helpful and ready to give advised about where to go and what to see in the town. The best thing is breakfast. Its simple but tasty. The have homemade Muslim and fresh honey.

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed my stay at this hotel. Its very basic but thats great and in keeping with the town. That said it is very clean and comfortable with Wifi. The view over the ruins in the morning is great. The breakfast is also awesome - they make their own toasted muesli and its AMAZING! Wish I could've taken some home!!! The... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel based on the reviews and the really cheap price on offer for the rooms. We were not disappointed. The hotel staff was very friendly (especially the Italian guy) and they provided us with a neat map to explore the area. They packed us breakfast and lunch at 5 am in the morning for our day trip... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolutely enchanting Hostal in Ollantaytambo. Incredible, imposing view of the Inca ruins across the river from the rooms. A terrific location right near the plaza, but nice and quiet and a great, wholesome breakfast each morning included. Their taxi service is reliable too. Beautiful rooms - not some boring hotel room - you will know you are in Peru!

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Devizes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I stayed for just one night and loved the place. A simple but comfortable twin room, warm bedlinen - and, it turned out in the morning that the sweet hotel cat unbeknownst to us had slept under our bed. Breakfast was lovely, the views from the garden across to the ruins amazing and everybody was incredibly friendly.... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this town and loved our stay at Hostel Iskay. The staff is very accommodating, the breakfasts are delicious and the views of the ruins are fantastic. The rooms are small so you must be prepared for a cozy stay. Also very convenient to main square and in old town of Ollantaytambo

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Jensen Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is in a GREAT location. They were very accommodating, answered emails promptly and arranged a 1/2 day driver from Cusco who took us to sites in the Sacred Valley along the way. Also arranged driver back to Cusco. This is clean, friendly with a good breakfast. This is a VERY small town and this hotel seemed to be... More 

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Baltimore, United States
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not fancy, but the rooms were clean and comfortable and the staff were very friendly and helpful. They also helped us get our tickets to MP. Our (and likely all the rooms) room had an amazing view of the ruins. Simple, yet very pleasant and a good value!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a Hotel Boutique located in front of Ollantaytambo ruins, surrounded by beautiful gardens and incan terraces. You can wake up in the morning overlooking the Incan Ruins across the valley. The foundation and primary goals of the hotel are also Incan protected by the Minister of the Culture. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Iskay

Address: C/ Patacalle 722, Ollantaytambo, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Sacred Valley > Ollantaytambo
Price Range: $55 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Hostal Iskay Hotel Ollantaytambo
Hostal Iskay Ollantaytambo, Peru - Sacred Valley
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Ollantaytambo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Ollantaytambo
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