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    Cusi Backpacker Hostel

    Mamaqochaq No 104 | Las Orquideas, Aguas Calientes, Peru
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    Traveler (6)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (4)
    Overview
    • Excellent4%
    • Very good27%
    • Average41%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible15%
    Mar 21, 2015
    “Musty smell, No wifi. ”
    Jan 17, 2015
    “Basic, nothing to get excited about”
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    Reviewed October 21, 2013

    The location is terrible (next to the cemetery) and in the ugly side of town. Price is good thou, so if you are planning to save each buck this could be an option. Anyway, if not, try to go to a decent located and presented...More

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    Reviewed September 19, 2013

    Aguas Calientes is nothing short of a money-sucking tourist trap. Cusi Backpacker though, isn't so bad. At S/30 (total) for a 4 bed dorm with shared bathroom, it was certainly worth the price for a single night before going up to MP. The guys at...More

    1  Thank Thriftydrifter
    Reviewed May 27, 2013

    We stayed at the cusi backpacker for 2 nights; a night before we attended Machu Picchu and a night after. Upon arrival, we were shown the classic green walled room which at first glance appeared to be in good order in terms of cleanliness. We...More

    3  Thank Chrissy850
    Reviewed May 20, 2013

    stayed here with an organized tour. First we were not sure, as it is in the last side street, far away from the restaurant street. But with hindsight it was great - nice and quiet and nobody bothering you. Modern rooms, VERY comfortable matresses, best...More

    1  Thank juliaulr
    Reviewed May 13, 2013

    I will preface my review by telling you that I have extensive travel experience in many countries throughout the world, which includes a wide variety of hostels during my younger days.  Over the course of that time, I've just about seen it all, including my...More

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    • Peru >
    • Cusco Region >
    • Sacred Valley >
    • Aguas Calientes
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    Traveler (6)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (4)
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    Room Tips
    "DON'T GO!!!!! There are no good rooms"
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    "The dorms off the reception can be a little loud with people coming and going at night."
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    "Choose a room in a different hotel."
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    "I would say if there's 2 of you, book the room for 3 people and have space to function. Otherwise, it..."
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