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“Late April 2012” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Inkaterra La Casona

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Inkaterra La Casona
Ranked #2 of 162 Hotels in Cusco
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42 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Late April 2012”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012

We stayed here for one night only but this place is fantastic. The staff were very accommodating. It is right across from the Monasterio, but apparently the Inkaterra rooms are larger. This may have been the biggest King bed we have ever seen. The entire room was amazing and spacious. I asked for coffee about 0530 and we got a great french press carafe brought to the room at no charge. Later that morning we went one block to the main square and watched the school children get taken to class by their parents. Breakfast was very nice and wifi is available. The history of this building is unique. See other reviews. We would stay here again, and it would be nice to stage a visit to the center of Cusco from here.

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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2012

We stayed in this hotel one night on our honeymoon and although it is quite pricey it was worth every penny. Our room was absolutely gorgeous with a fireplace, heated floors and towel racks, and a beautiful shower and bath. The spa was quite affordable, and the cuisine was exquisite, but the most memorable thing would have to be the unique decor and attention to detail. I hope to be back one day.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2012

I’ve stayed here twice – this eleven suite hotel is superb. Dating back to 1534 it has been brilliantly restored and furnished. So much to like; it’s in a good location for the main attractions, the food is good, beautiful bedrooms, bathrooms and main guest areas. It’s really difficult to find fault; just one thing, only Pisco is included in the happy hour drinks (16.00 to 18.00); a wider list of drink options would be appreciated. It also has bags of character - if only all hotels were like this.

Room Tip: bell ringers in the cathedral need practice - so take ear plugs just in case
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  • Stayed March 2012, travelled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2012

For those interested in historic colonial architecture, this is the place to stay. It is located in a converted 16th centurymansion occupied at one time by Simon Bolivar. Entry to the hotel is gained through an original door keeping it almost anonymous but safe. Rooms are located around the central courtyard. The location is on a small square one block away from the main colonial centre of Cusco.The hotel´s private and public areas are decorated with antiques and local textiles. All in done in a subdued manner.

The rooms are few in number. We stayed twice with a gap for Machu Picchu. This permitted us to view two rooms. The first was large with many rugs on the floor and a distinct seating area with three armchairs. There was an original fireplace with the option for a fire to be lit if requested. The bathroom had two separate enclosures for toilet and shower, both of which had underfloor heating. The bath was large and again there were rugs. There were also towels galore. Amenities were in bottles and there was no lack. Hot water bottles came as part of the turndown service and kept us very warm.

The second room was even larger with the bathroom behind the seating/sleeping area. This time there was a sofa as well as the armchairs. The bathroom had the same facilities but the layout was different with two separate basin areas as opposed to the twin basins in the previous room.

The dining room again had the trademarks of antiques. stuffed cushions and comfortable chairs. Breakfast comprised the usual fruits, eggs etc. Coffee was delivered in a cafetiere. Dinner was of relatively limited choice but the food was delicious. We opted for simple room service on occasion as we were tired. The fact that there was no additional charge was welcome.

WiFi was available throughout the hotel and free. Noise was minimal but it is located on a square so there may be some foot traffic rather than cars.

It was a sécial place.

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2012

Wonderful small hotel, part of Relais & Chateaux group. Each beautifully decorated suite has its own fireplace and large, elegant bathroom. All 11 suites are located around a beautiful colonial Spanish courtyard, and the hotel is on a quiet square walking distance from all the action and attractions. Excellent service and experience (other than the altitude sickness!).

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about Inkaterra La Casona

Property: Inkaterra La Casona
Address: Plaza Nazarenas 113, Cusco 00000, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cusco
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cusco
#8 Family Hotel in Cusco
Price range (per night): ₹ 27,160 - ₹ 35,275
Hotel Class:4 star — Inkaterra La Casona 4*
Number of rooms: 11
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
First Relais & Châteaux property in Peru, an exquisite 16th century colonial manor, located just steps away from the picturesque main square. Once occupied by the conquistadors of Peru, it is now an exclusive boutique hotel that has been carefully restored to retain its historical heritage and décor. With suites set around a Spanish courtyard, the manor offers sober elegance without sacrificing authenticity. ... more   less 
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