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Opus73
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Negatives: The room was very cold and dark, with poor ventilation; the carpet was old and malodorous, with notes of urine. Bathroom also was malodorous and made the main room reek whenever the bathroom door was open. Cigarette smoke drifted in from courtyard. Noisy all night and with thin walls, for some reason, the hotel also allowed/scheduled a large gathering...

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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Be prepared that your room might be located above or next to a pub/club. For two nights, I had to use ear plugs to help drown out the music which went on til 2am or so. The floors are wood so you will hear people walking in the hallways. The room is spacious but it is a little dark. There...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The room was simple, but served our purposes well. The building itself is fascinating, and has a rooftop terrace and some really interesting architecture. Basically directly adjacent to the Cathedral. The bathroom was weird, as there was a load bearing pillar directly in front of the toilet, but it was still functional, also amazing water pressure and temperature control, which...

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We wanted a clean place with lots of hot water. This place was that and more. The free breakfast was plentiful and beautifully decorated. We hiked the 4 day Inca Trail and was do happy to return here to shower and get a good nights sleep before going home.

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Spring Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is just steps away from the main square in Cusco. Our room was spacious, clean and comfortable. The furnishings were old, adding charm to the room, but we did not use the wardrobe because it smelled like the antique that it was. The photos online do not do justice to the courtyard or the view from the roof. The...

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Hotel Santa Maria has very good facilities and services. Reception is available 24/7, rooms are big clean, nice and internet is available. If you go in the winter just consider that rooms are not heated although I didn't miss it as the weather is cusco is usually OK. Breakfast is good: cheese, ham, bread, eggs (if you ask), jam, juice...

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Cairns
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Close to main square. Room was noisy with outside light shining in. Not always hot water and no heating in rooms. Nice lounge area. Make sure you take a copy of your reservation with you as staff tried to charge extra 10 percent even though it was included in the booking.com reservation. Refused to acknowledge even after proving.

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salt lake
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This property warms my heart. We stayed at a swanky hotel in Lima during our first two days in Peru. My daughter had stayed at the Santa Maria with a youth humanitarian group in 2014 and wanted to stay there again this time in Cusco. The contrast between our Lima hotel and the Santa Maria was vast. The Santa Maria...

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Lima, Peru
Reviewed 12 May 2016

If you are visitor that is looking for a good hotel, great location and good price, this is the place to stay. When you are in Cusco, you are out of the hotel most of the day! The hotel is just in one of the corners of the major plaza. The bedrooms have all you need for sleeping confortable: TV...

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San Juan
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I have travel 2 or 3 times to Cusco (love that city) and since first time got in love with this place. It keeps getting better every time I go back. Includes breakfast, really good. Free WIFI. Spacious rooms with different accommodations. Friendly and always available personnel. Will keep coming back!

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Additional Information about Santa Maria Hostal

Address: Calle Santa Catalina Angosta 158, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: ₹ 3,486 - ₹ 6,033 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Santa Maria Hostal 2.5*
Number of rooms: 36
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“rooms without a street view are much quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles KtK1, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for extra blanket. It depends if you feel cold. Or maybe a heater (not sure if they have it)”
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 of 5 bubbles Hugo_Inga, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Inner rooms are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles coquitoSanJuan, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get one away from the common area at either end of the 2nd floor hall.”
 of 5 bubbles Caminoguitarras, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“For better sleep, ask the front desk of the right room and they offer their advise - that's what we did and we slept really well..”
 of 5 bubbles ROSSAtravels_com, 25 Jun 2015 | Read review
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