Pirwa Backpackers Colonial

San Francisco Square 360, Cusco, Peru, Distance from city centre: 0.4km
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Rating: 78%from 3 reviews

  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 73%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 93%Value for money
  • 66%Facilities
Just 2 blocks from the Main Square of Cusco, Pirwa Colonial Backpackers Hostel is in walking distance from quality restaurants and cafes, as well as fascinating monuments and museums for the daytime and lively clubs and bars for the night. It's housed in a 16th century colonial home once owned by the niece of Conquistador Francisco Pizarro, the mestizo daughter of Pizarro`s brother and a woman offered by Huayna Capac as part of a payment intended to keep the Spanish from sacking Cusco. Now a backpackers` community, it boasts a variety social areas including an open-air courtyard with BBQ grill, a TV and movie lounge with pool and ping pong tables, dartboards, an in-house bar and fast food stand, you`ll find plenty of opportunities to mingle, relax, and trade travel tales. Pirwa Colonial offers mainly shared dorms, for 4-12 people, as well as private rooms with double beds. Every room provides comfortable beds and 24hr hot water access. Start the day with a continental breakfast complete with an unbeatable view of plaza and the tower of the ornate San Francisco Church and Convent next door, built atop the ruins of an Inca Palace, and surrounding mountains.

Pirwa Hostel Backpacker Colonial is the place to go for the excitement seeking type of backpacker. With its in-house bar, pool table and social room with T.V. it provides the right atmosphere for a fun stay in town.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam Room
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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Need a Pickup?

We provide pickups in our private transport at competitive prices! For up to three people, the cost from the airport is S/25 soles

If you wish to arrive independently, a taxi is your best bet. In this case, please note the following recommendations:

- Choose a registered taxi from inside the airport or bus terminal, rather than one from the street.
- Be wary of drivers who try to divert travelers to other hostels in order to win a commission.
- Negotiate the price before entering the taxi.

Located Near

Pirwa Colonial Backpackers is located just two blocks from Cusco's main square, at Plaza San Francisco #360, close to San francisco Church and San Padro market; main local market.

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