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Wakapunku Boutique Hotel

Calle Choquechaca Nro. 133 Centro Historico, Cusco Peru
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#45 of 259 hotels in Cusco
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Located just two blocks from Cusco's main plaza and minutes to some of Cusco's best known bars and restaurants, lies the hideaway WakaPunku boutique hotel. Meaning "Door to the Sanctuary" in the native Quechua language, we have worked tirelessly to make the hotel warm and inviting to the weary traveller, and offer exceptional service to match the exceptional value for our hotel. Each room is unique; its layout provides an oasis of calm in Cusco. With abundant 24 hour hot water, comfortable beds and modern necessities such as an iPhone dock in every room, we hope you feel comfortable during your stay with us. At WakaPunku we go the extra mile, from our complimentary mini-bar to buffet continental breakfast with fresh natural juices, we leave no stone unturned in our quest to offer exceptional value in this exceptional city.
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Property amenities
Free public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Kids stay free
Airport transportation
Couples massage
Baggage storage
Concierge
Paid private parking nearby
Street parking
Wifi
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Kid-friendly buffet
Snack bar
Wine / champagne
Taxi service
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Massage
Neck massage
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
Shared kitchen
First aid kit
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Ironing service
Shoeshine
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Soundproof rooms
Desk
Housekeeping
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Sofa bed
Bath / shower
Private balcony
Safe
Separate living room
Sofa
Telephone
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Dishwasher
Oven
Kitchenware
iPod docking station
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
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HOTEL CLASS
3.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
Modern
Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, Portuguese
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Jeff L wrote a review Nov 2023
San Jose, California3 contributions
The hotel is perfectly situated in a quiet street. Walking distance to everything. Host and hostess are wonderful, both attentive and warm. Giving valuable suggestions to everything we asked. Highly recommended. I will definitely stay again
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Date of stay: November 2023Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Natalie S wrote a review Nov 2023
Chicago, Illinois2 contributions
I could not recommend this hotel more! They are so incredibly hospitable and made me feel welcome during my entire stay. They stored my luggage while I was gone for a few days on a trek as well as before my flight and they also organized my airport transportation. It was very easy to coordinate all of these details - they are accommodating and easy to communicate with. The breakfast each morning was so lovely. The hotel itself is safe, clean, and comfortable and in a perfect location for exploring. I'm so glad I stumbled upon this gem to stay at during my time in Cusco. It made my trip even better. Please check out this hotel if you are traveling to Cusco!!
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Date of stay: October 2023
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Marilyn wrote a review Mar 2020
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The staff were very courteous, and helpful. The location is perfect. Walking distance to the main square of Cusco and other place of interest, places to see and visit. The place is clean. The room given to us was the loft and the position of the bed was not right because if you stand you with hit your head on the exposed slope beam.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Response from Joti2007, Gerente at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel
Responded Mar 10, 2020
Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel with other travelers. We value your feedback very much as this helps us improve our service every day. We are committed to ensuring that every stay at Wakapunku is as pleasant as possible. As you said the Main Square is only 2 blocks from us, and the center of the city has many places that you can visit by walking in a safe and pretty zone of Cusco. Best regards, Juan Jose Mendoza A. General Manager
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WayandBev wrote a review Mar 2020
Cherrybrook, Australia180 contributions56 helpful votes
We where booked in here by our tour operator. It is not to the standard as booked in other city's. The rooms are basic and clean, the bathroom is small without any space to put your toiletries. WiFi is great and continental breakfast is basic at best. For a place to sleep close to the main square it gets all the ticks. Would I stay here again, probably not. Would look to pay slightly more for more comfort.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Joti2007, Gerente at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel
Responded Mar 10, 2020
Dear Guest We have read your comments carefully and would like to thank you for taking the time to let us know your impression about the Hotel. The staff in Wakapunku always do our best to ensure that our guests have a comfortable and pleasant stay in Cusco, as such we would like to take the opportunity to sincerely apologize if the hotel has not fully met your expectations. We are working very hard to improve our service and comments like yours are very useful. Best regards, Juan Jose Mendoza General Manager.
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Vin Brarath wrote a review Feb 2020
Northolt, United Kingdom27 contributions4 helpful votes
I stayed in this hotel from 20th Feb for 3 nights and I can’t fault anything at all . I stayed in a room with balcony and it was beautiful. I visited Machu Pichu on Friday and they packed me breakfast box to take with me . Reception team Reny,Brayan& Lidia were absolutely fantastic. All reception team can communicate in English and they are very helpful in what ever you need . Located very near to the central square couple of mins walk away from hotel . Lot of restaurants ,tour agencies and shops are near by if you need . I would recommend this place . Really worth the money you pay for .
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
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Response from Joti2007, Gerente at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel
Responded Feb 26, 2020
We truly appreciate the time you took in order to write a comment about the Hotel and your stay. It is always nice to hear our guests enjoyed their time with us. As the hotel its a small size business the service is more personalized and the staff is always willing to help. And as you mentioned the Plaza is only 2 blocks from us, and the center of the city has many places that you can visit by walking in a safe and pretty zone of Cusco. Kind Regards Juan Jose Mendoza General Manager
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Gabrielle wrote a review Feb 2020
Los Angeles, California32 contributions30 helpful votes
The hardware of this hotel is just so-so, shower is hot, room is small, however a room with no window really bothering us. So stuffy and have a smell of humid. We requested a late check in and they charged 30usd if we wanna stay 2hours more, which was half the room price. After bargaining, we can stay til 5pm. Staffs are helpful and the location is pretty good, just two blocks away from the main square.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from Joti2007, Gerente at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel
Responded Feb 18, 2020
Dear Guest Thank you for sharing your experience at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel with other travelers. We really value our customers' comments, as it helps us improve our service every day. We are working on some improvements in the hotel to guarantee and change some problems such as windows and ventilation, among others. I hope you can visit us again and enjoy our improvements in Wakapunku. Sincerely, Juan José Mendoza General Manager
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laredo92 wrote a review Feb 2020
Ottawa, Ontario91 contributions81 helpful votes
Nice boutique hotel with a good location and quaint, mostly modern rooms. Price was good as well and the staff are super friendly (cute too)!! The bathroom is a bit small but functional and modern with plenty of hot water. The included buffet breakfast was very nice and got each of our days off to a good healthy start.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Response from Joti2007, Gerente at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel
Responded Feb 12, 2020
Dear Guest We appreciate the time you took in order to write a comment about the Hotel. It is always nice to hear our guests enjoyed their time with us. As the hotel its a small size business the service is more personalized and the staff is always willing to help. And as you mentioned the Plaza is only 2 blocks from us, and the center of the city has many places that you can visit by walking in a safe and pretty zone of Cusco. Kind Regards Juan Jose Mendoza General Manager
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buckwajd2017 wrote a review Feb 2020
Alfred Station, New York7 contributions1 helpful vote
We enjoyed the location, just a couple of blocks from the historic main plaza. The neighborhood is very good for walking to main attractions. Service from staff was excellent. We enjoyed the variety of breakfast buffet selections.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Responded Feb 10, 2020
Dear Guest We have read your comments carefully and would like to thank you for taking the time to let us know your impression about the Hotel. The staff in Wakapunku always do our best to ensure that guests have a comfortable and pleasant stay in Cusco. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay!! Best regards, Juan Jose Mendoza General Manager
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Richard M wrote a review Jan 2020
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Great boutique hotel, staff were very accommodating, friendly and helpful. Rooms were cosy and colourful with free puna tea avalible 24/7 in the dining area. We had an enjoyable and comfortable stay and close to everything great in cusco.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Joti2007, Gerente at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel
Responded Jan 21, 2020
Dear Guest We want to thank you for taking the time to write some comments about your experience at the hotel. We always appreciate your opinions. The staff in Wakapunku always do our best to ensure that our guests have a comfortable and pleasant stay in Cusco. We are very pleased our service was good. Best regards, Juan Jose Mendoza General Manager
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Laurie wrote a review Jan 2020
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The very helpful staff made our stay second to none. The in Old Town, 2-blocks from Plaza de Armas location made this an easy base for city exploring. The room was very spacious and modern with a balcony and heating. The breakfast service was very cozy and had a family feel. The Wakapunku team held our gear while we overnighted to Machu Picchu and then gave us the same room on return.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Responded Jan 13, 2020
Dear Guest We want to thank you for taking the time to write some comments about your experience at the hotel. We always appreciate your opinions. The staff in Wakapunku always do our best to ensure that our guests have a comfortable and pleasant stay in Cusco. We are very pleased our service was good. Best regards, Juan Jose Mendoza General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
₱2,997 - ₱3,902 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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Frequently Asked Questions about Wakapunku Boutique Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Centro Historico De Cusco (0.3 km), La Chupiteria The Shot Bar (0.5 km), and Ekekos - Arte & Colores (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and airport transportation.
Which room amenities are available at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, blackout curtains, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
Yes, free public parking nearby, paid private parking nearby, and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Kusykay Peruvian Craft Food, Ofrenda Peruvian Healthy Food, and El Jardin - Healthy Food And Coffee.
Does Wakapunku Boutique Hotel have airport transportation?
Yes, Wakapunku Boutique Hotel offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Are there any historical sites close to Wakapunku Boutique Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Sacsayhuaman (0.8 km), Waliki Tours Peru (0.3 km), and Choquequirao (7.3 km).
Is Wakapunku Boutique Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.