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Best Hotels in Cusco Peru – Cusco Accommodation Options for Trekkers and Travellers

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We know that looking for accommodation in Cusco can be a little daunting as there is so much choice.

Below we have tried to distil out the Best Hotels in Cusco across three categories: cheap and cheerful, more comfort, and luxury and premium.

There is a hotel for every type of budget here.

Happy browsing!

Not staying in Cusco? Here are links to our hotel picks for the Sacred Valley (Ollantaytambo) or for Machu Picchu town (Aguas Calientes).

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Cusco Accommodation Options

Cheap and Cheerful

Mirador de Santa Ana: (Book Now)
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A lovely family-run B&B that offers incredibly good value for money. Rooms are clean and comfortable, and service top-notch. The only drawback is that the hotel is a little way from the city centre.

Costs: Room prices with breakfast included range from $40 for a standard twin / double to $50 for a standard triple.

Ideal for: Backpackers on a budget or travellers who expect no frills, but appreciate good service!

Main selling factor: Excellent value for money. Very helpful owner-staff who take a genuine interest in your travels and comfort. Great view of Cusco town at night!

Click here to see customer reviews, check availability and book.

Unumizu Cusco Hotel: (Book Now)
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The Unumizu Hotel is small but very comfortable and well-located (about 10 minute walk from the Plaza de Armas). Great breakfast and friendly service

Costs: Room prices with breakfast included range from $50-$60 for a standard twin / double.

Ideal for: Travellers looking for a quiet, but central hotel that offers good value for money

Main selling factor: Well located near Piscina Temperada de Wanchaq and Estadio Garcilaso, and 10-minute walk from Plaza de Armas. Airport transfer service. Wifi in public areas.

Click here to see customer reviews, check availability and book.

Other Good Cheap and Cheerful Hotels

More Comfort

Tierra Viva Cusco Saphi: (Book Now)
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Tierra Viva Cusco Saphi offers it all – amazing service, great rooms, central location and the best value for money in Cusco! If you can secure a booking, then book!

Costs: Room prices with breakfast included range from $80 for a standard single or twin, $90 for a double and $100 for a superior.

Ideal for: Couples and families looking for great value and comfort

Main selling factor: Central (10-minute walk from Plaza de Armas). Known for incredible service and super affordable! Lovely courtyard

Click here to see customer reviews, check availability and book.

Terra Andina Hotel: (Book Now)
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Terra Andina Hotel has loads of character, great modern rooms and fantastic service. The breakfast is also rather good. Centrally located which is great for city site-seeing.

Costs: Room prices with breakfast included range from $80 for a single or twin, $120 for a double and $140 for a superior.

Ideal for: Couples and families looking for great value and comfort

Main selling factor: Central (5-minute walk from Plaza de Armas). Good laundry service for trekkers. Great breakfast.

Click here to see customer reviews, check availability and book.

Other ‘More Comfort’ Hotels

  • Hotel Amerindia: Super central. Good service and comfortable rooms. Nice breakfast. ~$80-$90
  • LP Los Portales Cusco: Superior quality for a great price. A little way from the centre. ~$80-$100 a night
  • Tierra Viva Cusco Plaza: Right in the centre of the Historic town. Great value for money! ~$80-$90
  • Casa San Blas: Great location (Centro Historico). Good service and modern rooms. ~$80-$120
  • Unaytambo Hotel: Cosy, central hotel with loads of character. Ideal for couples. ~$100-$130

Premium and Luxury

Inkaterra La Casona Hotel: (Book Now)
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Amazing 5-Star hotel. The historic 16th century building (perhaps the oldest colonial building in Cusco) has been beautifully restored. Stunning luxury rooms provide for an unforgettable Cusco visit. Very central.

Costs: All rooms are luxury suites. Price with breakfast is $540.

Ideal for: Anyone looking for an incredible hotel experience

Main selling factor: Beautifully restored 16th century colonial building. Unique luxury suites. Amazing service. Central.

Click here to see customer reviews, check availability and book.

Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel: (Book Now)
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Super colonial hotel with amazing rooms and great service. Everything you would expect from a top-class hotel. Very good value for money!

Costs: Room prices with breakfast included range from $200 for a standard room to $270 for a superior room.

Ideal for: Anyone looking for a luxury hotel at an reasonable price. Major couple appeal!

Main selling factor: Best value for money in the luxury category. 5-Star service and rooms.Great bar and restaurant. Central

Click here to see customer reviews, check availability and book.

Other Premium and Luxury Hotels

FAQ

Still have questions about the best hotels in Cusco? Leave a comment below and we will respond within 24 hours. If you have stayed in one of these hotels and would like to leave a review please do so below. Alternatively if you would like to suggest more hotels to add to this list please contact us.

Here are links to our hotel picks for the Sacred Valley (Ollantaytambo) or for Machu Picchu town (Aguas Calientes).

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References: (1) TripAdvisor, (2) Personal Experience, (3) Agoda, (4) Hotels.com

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