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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Everything was amazing! Coco, the manager, is super helpful and gladly answered our numerous questions. He is also very knowledgable and gave us lots of travel advice. The hostel is a 10-15 walk from the Plaza de Armas and is therefore a lot more quiet than other more centrally located options. Our room had a private bathroom, very clean, with...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Rooms were clean. Water in the shower was always hot. The hostel is 10 mins walk from the main square. Coco, the owner, was always very helpful, prepared breakfast for us at 6.30 am when we had to leave early. We were travelling back and forth from Cusco to other locations and Coco kindly allowed us to store our suitcases...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

A very good choice of you're looking for a place to come at ease. Nice, clean rooms in a historic house and a great host! We used Cusco as a 'basecamp' and did various tours/treks from there. To come 'home' to some peace and quiet before leaving early for the next trek was very enjoyable!

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights in a twin room and were very happy. The shower was hot and had good pressure and the beds were comfy and warm. The whole place was very tidy and nice to have eggs for breakfast. Coco is an excellent host and is always willing to help out. A very easy walk to town with no...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I stayed at El Tuco hostel for 4 nights, in between exploring the Sacred Valley and hiking the Salkantay. The hostel is great, with large communal spaces and excellent rooms - very clean and tidy. Coco, the owner, is also extremely helpful, he is always on hand to help plan trips and to offer information. Very considerate in helping with...

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We were only meant to stay here two nights but ended up staying a week because one of us became sick. Coco was excellent in accommodating us for every night we extended. Location was not so close to the centre, but not far either and we enjoy walking so it was ideal. Only drawback was that it was a little...

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

I stayed there 4 nights. The hostel is located 10 mins from the main plaza of Cusco. Coco was always kind and he gave us the clear information. Wifi is good and we could do hot shower all the times which made us happy. Laundry or breakfast service were all fine and clearly informed. Its very clean and comfortable hostel....

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Thank you very much to Coco and his team for making us feel so welcome. Coco provided us with lots of tips and advice about Cusco and kindly looked after our bags whilst we did the Salkantay trek. The hostel was quiet and warm but close enough to Cusco to sight see and enjoy Cusco. I would definitely recommend this...

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stayed at El Tuco in June 2016 for a total of 5 nights, using it as a base for our excursions. Cocco and Ann Marie are excellent hosts, Very friendly and helpful. The rooms are basic but comfortable and clean. It is about a 15 min. Walk to the centre . I would recommend this hostel.

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend spent five nights in El Tuco in between our trips around Cuzco and were more than happy with the stay. The room and bathroom was clean. Shower was really hot (not Peruvian style hot :-)) and water pressure is excellent. Whole hostel was quiet. The owners of the hostel are very nice and helpful. The location...

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Additional Information about El Tuco Hostel

Address: Av Grau 835, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: ₹ 1,820 - ₹ 2,629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Tuco Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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“From what we experienced, a good room may be nonexistent.”
 of 5 bubbles MarinoDA, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Calopi, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“They're all lovely - the showers are IMPECCABLE.”
 of 5 bubbles ladylola2014, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Room 207 is a really nice double room (ensuite).”
 of 5 bubbles Sjapok, 17 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Room 101, ground floor, quiet, great shower, wifi good, slightly lumpy pillow though!”
 of 5 bubbles johnbW773XZ, 21 May 2014 | Read review
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