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Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice room in the third floor. They also have a roof terrace with a nice view over Cusco. The rooms and the bath are clean but unfortunately they are furnished with carpet and you never know what's in it. In general I don't like carpets in the rooms. The staff is friendly but the Wifi is very...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We had a nice purple room with roof slope and breakfast included. The room and bathroom were clean. There is a roof terrace, you have a nice view. We had no internet in our room, in the lobby it was okay. It's near the Plaza de Arma. I would come again.

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Black Creek, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a budget place, but a bit pricey for what it is. However, aside from barking dogs and copious fireworks, we slept ok. There was ample hot water - always a bonus. Things are a bit shabby but ok. Breakfast was eggs cooked to order, bread/buns, jam, fruit juice, coffee or tea. The place is a short walk down...

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Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 6 August 2016

My fiancé and I spent just two nights here. As mentioned in many other reviews, that this place was once a hostel and still has that ambiance. However, the rooms are clean with older style sheets and blankets. The only reason why my rating is not 5 out of 5 stars is because we had a problem with the water...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 June 2016

It's a quiet hostel on narrow road up on a hill. It offers clean rooms with TV. There aren't any good views from it, at least not from our room. Beds are comfortable and shower is working well ,the same with toilet (that's important in Peru). The only thing I didn't like were breakfasts. They were very cheap.

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mercedes a, Propietario at Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your opinion with us. We are happy to know that you had a good stay with us.Also, we are working to improve the hotel conditions and service. Kind regards, Mercedes

Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2016

my husband wanted to stay more time in the hotel because the rain, but i told him that we had to follow our schedule, and thanks to qeros tours that we chose this one and they also fixed for us an outstanding tour.

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mercedes a, Propietario at Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta, responded to this review

Thank you to you and to your husband for staying with us. We loved you too! kind regards Mercedes and Melva

Reviewed 26 January 2016

Fist off, this is a hostel style accommodation, not a star rated hotel. So, that is what you must be wanting to book this place. So, I am rating this for the type of place it is. Our experience was great. The 2 ladies that ran the place were very welcoming, helpful, and a pleasure to deal with. They cooked...

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mercedes a, Propietario at Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta, responded to this review

Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta , is as you well says a place of rest and relaxation in Cusco, our close to the main square location also means being located in an ancient street of the historic Cusco, narrow street and history, part the historical heritage of the city , so it is intangible. As for our staff, it remains...

Reviewed 4 December 2015

We stayed at Casa Mama during a Thanksgiving trip to Cusco and Machu Picchu. Easy place to book. Great, quiet location close to the main square. They booked a trip to the Sacred Valley for us on our way to MP. Nice rooms, good breakfast and excellent service. Would definitely stay here again! Left a pair of prescription sunglasses in...

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Alberta
Reviewed 2 November 2015

My husband and I stayed here for several days before and between treks around Cusco. We felt it was good value for the money and would recommend it to other budget travelers. Pros: *Close to the old centre, trek companies, markets, restaurants *Rooms clean and warm *Wifi included *Felt safe in the hostal and in the area and there was...

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La Prairie, Canada
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

The commodities are basic. The place is very clean, don't get fooled by the alley street. Price is fair, I paid USD 35$ / night. Where this place shines is the staff. Warm welcome, cordial service, listening and very good English speaker. Enjoyed my stay, felt safe.

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MercedesCusco, Gerente at Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta, responded to this review

We are delighted that our service, cleanliness and warm hospitality have been highlights during your visit. As you rightly says, the road can be narrow, as befits the historic old city center, but inside the hotel is very cozy and above all very clean. We hope to serve you again when you visit our city again. Thank you so much...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta, formerly Hostal Girasoles Cusco offers private rooms with cable TV, sun terrace and free Wi-Fi. It is a 5 minute walk from the central Plaza de Armas of Cusco. Rooms at Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta has a rustic decor, heating and private bathroom with hot shower. The rooftop sun terrace offers spectacular panoramic city views. La Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta also offers a tour desk where you can arrange city tours and visits to the nearby Inca ruins. An American breakfast is served daily in the dining room. Furthermore, the property is within walking distance of bars and restaurants where you can eat and nightlife. The hostel is a short walk from the bus station and 10 minutes drive from the airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta

Address: Calle Pantaccalle 388, San Blas, Cusco 084, Peru (Formerly Hostal Girasoles Cusco)
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: ₹ 1,634 - ₹ 3,267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa de Mama Cusco Recoleta 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“the rooms without windows are colder, but quiet. rooms with windows are warmer but could hear dogs barking quite often.”
 of 5 bubbles melanie1127, 25 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Choose another hostel”
 of 5 bubbles TaliaGrundlingh, 1 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Take 204 - very calm (faces inner yard, it is at the end of the hall), good beds.”
 of 5 bubbles 970jirid, 25 May 2014 | Read review
“Aim for up stairs as they are quieter! Also ask the staff where to eat! We had the best meals in cusco by having them tell us where to eat and what to order!”
 of 5 bubbles Femaletravelller, 13 Dec 2013 | Read review
“I'd probably go for one upstairs if you can choose because then you won't hear people knocking to come in, if they come in late quite so much.”
 of 5 bubbles AshleighS507, 12 Apr 2013 | Read review
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