Pariwana Hostel Cusco
Pariwana is a hostel chain inspired by the vibrant, artistic and gastronomic energy of the modern Peruvian vibe. We offer the real Peruvian-friendly backpacker experience with top quality, affordable accommodations in superb locations. We also provide safety, cleanliness, comfort, style and the friendliest crew. Pariwana, yes we want Party too!!!
No matter what you get, a share or private room, you can rest assured that your stay with us will be one of exceptional comfort (leaving intact your piggy bank)
Pariwana Hostel Cusco lies in a colonial house built in the 16th century. The beauty of our hostel can be compared to any 5-star hotel in the city of Cusco, but with the atmosphere and vibe of our guests and the Pariwana experience.
The house has an internal patio surrounded by stone archways in both the first floor and the balconies of the second floor. Our restaurant and bar-lounge are located in the same salons where Viceroys used to dine with the local nobility. It is said that there is a secret passage between the house and the closest convent. Supposedly, it was built by the last Viceroy, Abascal, as he new his days were counted.
Without doubt Pariwana Hostel Cusco is the most stylish hostel in town!
We obviously offer, Free access to internet computers, Breakfast included served from 7am to 1 pm, Well equipped kitchen to cook with friends, Free Linens, Laundry service available, 24 hour reception and security, Free security lockers in your rooms, Airport transportation available, Hot showers, Friendly staff that speaks English and Low cost phone calls, Funky bar and terrace, Common areas include classic games (pool table, ping-pong and fuss ball), Daily Peruvian food (international menu also available)
We invite the fellow backpackers to relax on 'our travelers' nest': get together in our lounge-bar area to meet new people with Pisco Sours in hand; enjoy our house-brew coffees in Lima and our local hot energizer, Mate de Coca, in Cusco; spend time with our multilingual staff looking to help you find your way through Peru; dare to learn about Peruvian gastronomy through our daily dinners (you will not regret it); or just crawl to our consistent breakfast to mild down your hangover. Come with us to breathe, eat, sweat, sleep, and get the real Peruvian-trendy experience.
Pariwana Cusco is located in the heart of Cusco`s Historical District: Only two blocks away from the main plaza (Plaza de Armas). The hostel is surrounded by the typical Cusco architecture and scenery. It is nearby several restaurants, drugstores and transportation facilities. Pariwana Cusco is conveniently located in front of Marquez´ Boardwalk which connect the three main plazas: San Francisco, Regocijo and the Plaza de Armas (Cusco`s main plaza).
Within a 5-minute walk from Pariwana Hostel Cusco you can reach:
-The Plaza de Armas (Cusco`s main Plaza), where you will find the stunning Cathedral.
-The San Francisco and Regocijo Plaza.
-The Koricancha, an Inca Temple dedicated to worship the Sun, where Santo Domingo`s Convent last later built during the Spanish invasion creating a particular mix of Inca and Spanish architecture.
-San Blas district, famous for its great pubs, bars and restaurants!
-The 12-angle stone, no explanation needed.
-San Pedro Market, the oldest market in town, where locals trade and barter since the time of the Inca Empire.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Age Restriction
- Airport transfers
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Taxes not included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
- Check-in time: 1:00pm Check-out: 11:00am
- For group bookings (more than one person) in share rooms, Pariwana can't warranty that all the group will be together in the same room. As well, we don't warranty a room will be exclusive for group members.
- People under 18yo will not be allowed in the hostel without their parents.
- All payments must be done in local currency (Peruvian soles S/.) or in US Dollars (US$) using the local rate exchange.
- Prices above do not include IVA tax (18%). According to Law Decree number 919, article 33 in peruvian law, foreigners travelling in Peru for less than 60 consecutive days are exonerated from IVA tax (18%) in accommodation and food services. ONLY if they show both its passport and Andean Immigration Card. Peruvians and foreigners who does not provide the required documentation will pay the 18% IVA tax. IMPORTANT: The Andean Immigration Card is given at your arrival to Peru. It´s important for travelers to keep it during your trip among Peru to be exonerated from the IVA tax.
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From the airport or bus terminals:
Take a taxi as they are quite cheap, we don't recommend taking a bus. Tell your taxi driver you have a reservation in Pariwana Hostel Cuzco, right in Plaza San Francisco (Meson de la Estrella 136). Don't let them fool you with alternative hostels. The taxi fare should not exceed S/. 15 (Aprox. US$5).
Pariwana Cusco is located in the heart of Cusco`s Historical District: Only two blocks away from the main plaza (Plaza de Armas). The hostel is surrounded by the typical Cusco architecture and scenery. It is nearby several restaurants, drugstores and transportation facilities. Pariwana Cusco is conveniently located in front of Marquez' Boardwalk which connect the three main plazas: San Francisco, Regocijo and the Plaza de Armas (Cusco`s main plaza).