Amaru Hostal vs Apu Lodge

Both Amaru Hostal and Apu Lodge are rated highly by professionals. On balance, Amaru Hostal scores slightly higher than Apu Lodge. Amaru Hostal is ranked #13 in Cusco with endorsements from 4 reviewers such as Oyster, DK Eyewitness and Lonely Planet.

Amaru Hostal
7 / 10
Cuesta San Blas 541, Cusco 001, Peru
From $51 /night
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Restaurant
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DK Eyewitness
"Situated in the artists’ neighborhood of San Blas, this Colonial townhouse offers panoramic city views. Rooms are clean with rustic furniture and polished wooden floors."
Lonely Planet
"In a characterful old building in a prime location, Amaru is deservedly popular... Rooms in the outer courtyard are noisy, and those at the back are newest." Full review
"Amaru Hostal is a two-and-a-half-pearl inn in the historic Barrio de San Blas, a little over a five-minute walk from the Plaza de Armas" Full review
It's a charming budget option, to be sure.
"Popular with legions of backpackers, this hostel... has a lovely balconied patio, with a very nice garden area that tends to attract sunbathers and with good views of Cusco." Full review
Apu Lodge
7 / 10
Lari Calle s/n, Urubamba, Ollantaytambo 84, Peru
From $75 /night
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Family Friendly
  • Multilingual
  • Dry Cleaning
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"Surrounded by flowers and maturing gardens, Apu Lodge commands a delightful view of the Ollantaytambo ruins from its private grassy perch." Full review
Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Backed against the ruins, this modern lodge with a sprawling lawn is a real retreat, thanks to the welcoming staff and the helpful attention of its Scottish owner." Full review

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