Maison de la Jeunesse
The Maison de la Jeunesse is a hostel in the historic center of Cuzco conveniently located across from the temple of Qorikancha. Its eleven basic guest rooms comprise both private rooms and shared dormitories with free Wi-Fi, cable TV and access to either private or shared bathrooms.
Common areas include a sunny terrace with hammocks, shared kitchen, dining room and TV room. Guests also have access to luggage storage, tourist information and tours, a safety deposit box at the front desk, transfers and medical attention.
The hostel is located in the historic center of the city of Cuzco along the Avenida El Sol across from the Temple of Qorikancha. Handicraft markets, bus stops and banks are nearby and the Plaza de Armas is 2.5 blocks away. The bus terminal is less than a mile away, the airport (2.5 miles away) can be reached in 20 minutes, and the train station with service to Puno lies three blocks from the hostel.
Food & Beverage
Each morning a buffet-style continental breakfast is served in the dining room from 6:30 to 10 am. Breakfast includes rolls, jam and fresh orange juice. Guests may prepare their own meals in the shared kitchen and room service is available.
How To Get There
To get to the hostel from Cuzco's Plaza de Armas, head southeast along the Avenida El Sol for 2.5 blocks and turn right down the Pasaje Grace alley. You will immediately see the hostel on your right in the Edificio San Jorge building.
Amenities & Services
General:Bar, Cable/Satellite TV, Welcome Drink, Nearby Parking (surcharge), Ground-Floor Terrace, Communal Living Room, Family Friendly, Guest Kitchen, 24-Hour Front Desk, Breakfast, Patio, 24-Hour Security, Snack Bar.
Services:Laundry Service, Wake-Up Service, Luggage Storage, Tours and Excursions, Personal Lockers, Bike Rental, Airport Transfer, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free).
On-Site Activities:Hammocks, Massage Service, Spanish Classes.
Nearby Attractions:Canoeing/Kayaking, Museum, Cathedral, Nature Reserve, Shopping Mall, Beach, Colonial Architecture, Hot Springs, Nightlife, Hiking, Archeological Site, Gastronomy, Crafts Market, Horseback Riding, Sightseeing Tours, Historic Site.
Languages:English, Portuguese, Spanish.
Pick-up and Drop-off
A transfer from and to the airport can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 6.00 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 4.00 each way.
Check-in and Check-out Times
Check-in time: 12am
Check-out time: 11am
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 6 years of age can stay free of charge when using existing beds.
Accepted Credit Cards
Visa, MasterCard, American Express.
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