Qoñicha Wasi Inn
The family-run Hostal Qoñicha Wasi of central Cuzco offers backpackers homey lodging in a comfortable, secure and fun environment. It's a great place to meet and hang out with fellow travelers as well as a convenient base for exploring the historic capital of the Inca Empire.
The guest rooms feature orthopedic mattresses and cable TV, and have access to either shared or private bathrooms. Common areas afford free Wi-Fi access and include a lounge, mezzanine, TV and music room and fully-equipped kitchen.
The friendly English-speaking staff provide laundry service, medical attention, free tourist information, a full range of tours from the on-site travel agency, currency exchange service and Spanish classes.
The hostel is located in central Cusco three blocks from both the Plaza de Armas and the Plaza San Francisco with its garden full of native plants. The banks of El Sol Ave. can be reached on foot in five minutes and the bus station and airport can be reached by car in seven and ten minutes, respectively.
Food & Beverage
A basic complimentary breakfast is served each morning from 7 to 9 am and a free cup of coca leaf tea is offered to guests upon arrival. Snacks, sweets and drinks are available for purchase.
How To Get There
To get to the hostel from Cuzco's Plaza de Armas by foot, head northwest along Plateros St. and take your first left onto Siete Cuartones St. Continue for one block, taking your first right onto Meloc St. then your next left onto Arcopata St. Very soon thereafter you'll arrive at the hostel on your left.
Amenities & Services
General:Communal Living Room, Breakfast, Cable/Satellite TV, Welcome Drink, 24-Hour Front Desk, Ground-Floor Terrace, On-Site Gift/Souvenir Shop(s), Family Friendly, Guest Kitchen, On-Site Convenience Store(s), Nearby Parking (free), Garden.
Services:Airport Transfer, Luggage Storage, Currency Exchange, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Wake-Up Service, Ironing Service, Safety Deposit Box at Reception, Laundry Service, Tours and Excursions, Room Service, Bike Rental, Medical Assistance, In-Room Breakfast Option, Taxi Service, In-House Car Rental, Computers with Internet Connection, Photocopying.
On-Site Activities:Hot Tub, Spanish Classes, Video Games, Board Games, Massage Service, Movie Collection on DVD.
Nearby Attractions:Cathedral, Historic Site, Art Galeries, Hiking, Museum, Railroad Station, Hot Springs, Cycling, Sightseeing Tours, Shopping Area, Crafts Market, Municipal Park, Nature Reserve, Nightlife.
Pick-up and Drop-off
A transfer from and to the airport can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 5.00 each way.
A transfer from and to the bus terminal can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 4.00 each way.
A transfer from and to the railroad station can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 5.00 each way.
Check-in and Check-out Times
Check-in time: 11am
Check-out time: 10am
The hotel operates a non-smoking policy, but smoking is permitted in designated smoking areas.
Guests are not allowed to bring pets onto the property.
Children under 5 years of age can stay free of charge when using existing beds.
Cribs for children under 2 years of age are available for free.
Extra beds for children under 16 years of age are available at a surcharge of USD 15.
Extra beds for adults are available at a surcharge of USD 20.
Accepted Credit Cards
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