Pirwa San Blas Hostel
Pirwa San Blas is a bright, cozy, and relaxed hotel offering both private rooms with television and private bathrooms as well as dormitory-style accommodations with shared bathrooms. Our low prices include a free continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and internet access, and self-serve mate de coca all day long, along with comfortable beds and 24hr access to hot water.
The hostel is situated in the bohemian neighborhood of San Blas, only four blocks up from the main square of Cusco (the Plaza de Armas). San Blas is the historic artists’ district, where cobblestone streets lined with galleries, artisan workshops and studios make it popular with travelers. Its higher altitude provides some beautiful views overlooking the rest of the city. It’s also known for its quality restaurants and bars, so you’ll find yourself well-placed to enjoy the culture and life of Cusco.
If you’d rather stay in, you can fix yourself a snack in the communal kitchen, but when you’re ready to explore Cusco, our friendly staff will be on hand to answer any questions you may have or assist in arranging excursions or transport. While you’re out, your valuables will be secure in your own security locker. For cheap lodging that doesn’t skimp on comfort, security, and community, you can’t beat Pirwa Hostel Backpackers Familiar!
With its social room, patio and common kitchen it is still a great place to meet travellers, but in a more relaxed atmosphere.
Check out the top floor rooms with its panel glass roof parts, you`ll be able to enjoy the stars in the sky from your bed.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Free WiFi
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Steam Room
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 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.
Pirwa Hostels requires 48 hours notice of any cancellations or modifications to your booking, otherwise you will be charged for the first night of your stay and any remaining nights will be cancelled.
Please contact the reservations department, at the email from which your confirmation arrives, to confirm the most up to date Cancellation Policy.
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Need a Pickup?
We can arrange provide airport pickups for S/25.00 soles for groups of 1 to 3 people. To confirm a pickup, we need to know the following arrival details at least 24hs prior to your arrival: airline, flight number, departure city, and arrival time.
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.
Pirwa San Blas Familiar is located in the bohemian neighborhood of San Blas, just 04 blocks from the main square or Plaza de Armas of Cusco, at Tandapata #670.
From the Plaza San Blas, it's only about half a block: walk up the stairs next to the Paqcha fountain, turn right, and walk for less than a minute before arriving at our sign.