Hostal Qoñicha Wasi
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 (upon request), 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:24-Hour Front Desk, Ground-Floor Terrace, Welcome Drink, Discotheque, Guest Kitchen, Family Friendly, On-Site Gift/Souvenir Shop(s), Communal Living Room, Breakfast, Cable/Satellite TV.
Services:Taxi Service, Ironing Service, Luggage Storage, Tours and Excursions, Bike Rental, Safety Deposit Box at Reception, Medical Assistance, Laundry Service, In-House Car Rental, Travel Desk, Concierge Service, Room Service, In-Room Breakfast Option, Computers with Internet Connection, Airport Transfer, Photocopying, Currency Exchange, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free).
On-Site Activities:Video Games, Steam Bath, Dance Classes, Karaoke, Beauty Parlor, Indoor Swimming Pool, Casino, Aerobics, Massage Service, Movie Collection on DVD, Billiards, Gym, Sports Field, Sauna, Hot Tub, Spanish Classes, Cooking Classes, Board Games, Orchard, Children's Playground, Yoga Classes.
Nearby Attractions:Shopping Mall, Archeological Site, Nightlife, Rain Forest, Sightseeing Tours, Cathedral, River Trips, Historic Site, Museum, Railroad Station, Horseback Riding, Hot Springs, Nature Reserve, Shopping Area, Municipal Park, Hiking, Crafts Market, Hang Gliding, Cycling, Trekking.
Languages:Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, English.
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
Smoking is permitted in the communal areas, but not in the guest rooms.
No pets are allowed in the hotel.
Children under 1 years of age can stay free of charge when using existing beds.
Extra beds for children under 18 years of age are available at a surcharge of USD 12.
Extra beds for adults are available at a surcharge of USD 15.
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