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Melbourne, Australia
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145 reviews
64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Great big Hostel with some great features... such as the bar, the Tab system (when used properly) and the tours desk. However the wifi is horrible, no doubt for a hostel that size and reputation should be better. The bar staff can be pretty annoying as well, bragging about some stories I'm sure never happened. And with a typical drinking... More 

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Noel C, Manager at LOKI Cusco, responded to this review

Hi Jarrod, thanks for the good review and the constructive criticism that we always welcome as it helps us to improve our service & we are delighted to hear that overall you enjoyed your Loki experience. We are sorry that you found the Wifi poor, it is an area we are looking to improve and hope to be able to... More 

Santa Cruz Department, Bolivia
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70 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2014

This hostel is a cheap place to stay if visiting cusco. At first it didn't look like the best place to stay although after meeting some people it turned out to be great. The food is good and the people are friendly. The staff are very helpful and making booking tours very easy and stress free. Well recommended.

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Thank matt s
Noel C, Manager at LOKI Cusco, responded to this review

Hi Matt, thanks for the good review and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Loki experience and you met some great people while there. I will pass on lovely comments to all our staff who love to hear that our guests appreciate their hard work. Thanks again Loki Loves You Noel Conway - Loki Hostels More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2014 via mobile

Loki. The reason why bad things happen to good people. Such is that reasoning that I thought it was a good waste of 10 minutes of my life to write a review that, with any luck, will allow me to fulfil my lifelong ambition of appearing on buzzfeed. Rather than detailing any single experience from my time here, perhaps it... More 

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Essex
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48 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

Loki is a monster of a hostel but the smaller bar makes it retain it's "small hostel" feel. (bar manager Matt kept the team focused and drunk) and the shouts of LokiLokiLoki were always met with shouts of oi oi oi.. Good times. Yes it's a party hostel but there are plenty of rooms away from the action with really... More 

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Noel C, Manager at LOKI Cusco, responded to this review

Hi Trewboy1, thanks for the great review and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Loki experience and the all you can eat BBQ on a Saturday which is a personal favorite of mine. Thanks again & looking forward to your next visit Loki Loves You Noel Conway - Loki Hostels More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

The storage room is amazingly convenient - which was needed when we went out for trekking. There are also mini lockers for storing important stuff. The bar is awesome - lots of good meals and also cheap. The stuff willing to help u anytime. The only disadvantage is that u have to climb many steps to get there.

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Noel C, Manager at LOKI Cusco, responded to this review

Hi Aviv41, thanks for the amazing review and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Loki experience. I will pass on lovely comments to all our staff who love to hear that our guests appreciate their hard work. We also find the steps a bit of a challenge but find them a great way to build up a... More 

Leipzig, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 14 December 2014

we stayed in the deluxe matrimonial room and it was amazing! the service and cleanliness were great, and the view was incredible!! the breakfast was pretty poor, and we also had some problems with the tourist agency from the hostel. but I would definitely recomend.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

The rooms aren't cheap considering the hostel isn't even centrally located. The wifi is only available in the crowded bar which is full of bros. It felt like a bad college party. I don't understand why anyone would want that sort of environment in a city where most people are exhausted from trekking. And Cusco has some amazing spots for... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I stayed four nights in Loki Cusco, in between two tours also booked through Loki travel. I was in the Value dorms, with 11-14 people each night. It is a great value for the price. The showers are hot and strong, unless someone is using the one right next to you. The party stays at the bar, and whenever you... More 

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Noel C, Manager at LOKI Cusco, responded to this review

Hi Renee, thanks for the great review and we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Loki experience and that ye got to sample our newest project in room 5 & 6 of trying to make the best bunk beds in South America and hope in the near future to have these in all our dorms. At Loki... More 

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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

Nice place, with a very interactive crew, awesome meals and drinks at the bar, clean rooms, clean bathrooms, excellent price! Awesome trips options, at Loki tour, for really competitive prices. Well located in the city of Cusco!!

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Noel C, Manager at LOKI Cusco, responded to this review

Hi Lucas, thanks for the good review and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Loki experience & the tour options available through Loki Travel. We are happy you were delighted with the food & drinks served at our bar and I will make sure to pass the compliments on to the chef and the rest of our... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2014

We stayed here one night before finding a better option - our favourite was Dragonfly hostel. The building is nice, but can be noisy as it's a bit of a party hostel. Cheaper than other hostels but, again, you can find better. Nice bar with small numbers of hard core drinkers. The travel desk is good. We booked our Salkantay... More 

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We have made Loki a combination of all the things we liked in a good backpackers hostel. A fun, comfortable and safe place where you can meet other travellers with good quality services that are sometimes hard to find in South America. We welcome you to come and soak up the atmosphere and history of one of the most historical places in Peru.Cusco is a fantastic city in the Andes with a thousand things to do! From here, backpackers hike to the lost city of Machu Picchu, raft down Peru´s wild rivers, tour the Sacred Valley, go horseback riding, visit the floating islands of Lake Titicaca, explore the rainforest of the jungle, or go rock climbing and bungee jumping, and more! We even have our very own Volunteer programme. Check out all the fun stuff you can do in Cusco.WHY STAY AT LOKI?THE LOKI EXPERIENCEStaying at Loki is about the unique, fun experience you'll have meeting other travellers from all over the globe, having a place to relax and socialiTze, getting out and seeing the city around you, and having a family for the time you're with us. We welcome you to come and enjoy our famous, relaxed and friendly atmosphere.THE LOKI HOSTELLoki hostels are comfortable. Set up in unique buildings with all the features you are looking for. You'll find large common areas to chill out, happening social bars, tasty food and a wide drink selection, friendly staff and a great atmosphere. We've taken care of all the small things as well, and made sure everything is nice and clean.WHAT'S GOING ONLoki hostels are busy with events and activities every day to entertain and meet people. Get involved in the games, competitions, and silly fun stuff that let's everyone have a good time. We always screen all the sporting events live on our Big screens as well!USA family of backbackers, working with our Bolivian and Peruvian Loki Family, dedicated to making Loki the best Hostel you have ever stayed in. We are onsite to help you with any issues and to enjoy the great atmosphere together. ... more   less 

Additional Information about LOKI Cusco

Address: Cuesta Santa Ana #601, Cusco, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: ₹ 1,159 - ₹ 3,137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — LOKI Cusco 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles PeteH604, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a room that is away from the bar, so the first courtyard or past the bar in the third courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles jpdhillon, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do not recommend rooms near the bar”
 of 5 bubbles rsavolese, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“matrimonial suite was huge, beautiful bathroom and amazing views”
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“Great option for budget and young travelers”
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