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Marshfield, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 January 2011

Front desk staff does not seem to grasp that leaking shower stalls flooding bathrooms with toilets make for a need for extra towels to prevent soggy carpets. Flooded rooms will eventually compromise ceiling plastering. It took a while, but I got my extra towels. I didn't want to change rooms in the middle of the night. The front desk guy...

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NYC, NY
Reviewed 28 July 2010

My friends and I stayed at the Samay Hotel for 5 nights. The hotel is situated on the main road that leads to the Main Plaza (Plaza de Armas), it's about a good 15 min walk to the Plaza from the hotel. If walking is an issue, a taxi ride to/from the Plaza is only 3 soles. Along the road...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 July 2010

The hotel is pleasant enough, with clean rooms, linen and bathroom. Showers are good and hot, hairdryer and basic toiletries. Staff were helpful though the two way radio use between staff was loud and annoying at times. Breakfast was very good, plenty of variety and changes of hot selections on most days. However the hotel is a good 20 -...

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Dayton
Reviewed 21 April 2010

Stayed at the hotel for 3 nights. Friendly front desk. Rooms are basic but clean and functional. Have a breakfast every morning with plenty of choices. Close to Plaza de Armas. Would stay here again.

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Toronto
Reviewed 24 February 2010

I very much enjoyed my stayed at the Samay; I was travelling alone through Cusco and have never felt safer. The room was very clean, the room service was great, the mini fridge well stocked. The staff was very helpful, friendly and respectful. They woke me up every morning without fail, halied me cabs and gave great recommendations for dinner...

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 15 January 2010

I would like to say that this hotel was Great for the price point. I don't understand why people would have anything bad to say unless they were inexperienced travelers. You get what you pay for, If you think Peru is like the Caribbean or Mexico, its not! If your not into roughing it a little go to a resort....

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Lancaster PA
Reviewed 21 December 2009

I stayed here for 3 nights while on a GotMyFare.com tour. I'm a travel agent with 18 years of experience selling tours and hotels to tourists. Went with GotMyFare because of the price and can honestly say they're the worst tour operator I've ever worked with. The ground operator in Peru was Rainbow Tours and they were excellent. Since the...

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Kentucky
Reviewed 12 October 2009

We stayed here for several days in September. The hotel is nice and clean and the staff was very helpful for any questions we had. It is about a 10 min walk (uphill) to the main square, but not a bad walk at all. Our first night we were put in a room with 2 twin beds, but they were...

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Wisconsin
Reviewed 9 October 2009

We stayed at the Hotel Samay for two nights as part of a Peru package through GotMyFare.com (my name for them is: GotMyMoney.com). The local provider was Rainbow Tours (in Cuzco and Lima). This was our 3rd hotel as part of the tour that started in Lima, then Puno (Lake Titicaca), both were good but the Samay was the worst....

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212Travel
Reviewed 19 September 2009

Hotel Samay is approximately 4 blocks from the Plaza de Armas in Cusco. Great Location! Its also close to a lot of souvenir shops. The staff is really nice and served us tea right when we arrived to acclimate to the altitude. The breakfast buffet is one of the nicer ones we experienced in our trip - eggs, sausage, plantains,...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Samay Hotel

Address: Av. San Martin 206, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: ₹ 6,002 - ₹ 8,049 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Samay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MigSydney, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay on the 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles nki65, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay on fourth floor as it is right below breakfast room, Too noisy”
 of 5 bubbles Neils17, 12 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Didn't find a quiet room, traffic noise in the front, dogs barking in the rear!”
 of 5 bubbles N6637MQjohnm, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Inside rooms are a little quiet, but I prefer the light, so my choise is always to the street, but is up to you to decide.”
 of 5 bubbles 375PeterG, 8 Dec 2012 | Read review
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