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Casa La Samblena

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

This is a family hotel, managed by the couple Zenaida and Moisés. The hosts were very amiable and eager to make us feel at home, got us a heater when we needed one. Breakfast was fresh and good (they charge 1 sol extra for eggs). Rooms were spacious enough, beds were very comfortable and there was hot water (electric shower)....

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la samblena c, Gerente at Casa La Samblena, responded to this review

Good evening thank you very much for your recommendation , waiting for you in your next visit , this is your home and always will be to help them, and give them a better service, thank you very much see you soon God bless you regards zenaida and moises

Reviewed 22 January 2016

If your aim is cheap, decent rooms then this is the spot. The couple that own Casa La Samblena are what makes the place, you won´t find nicer staff. They were nice enough to come with us via taxi to the bus station and organize our tickets entirely to La Paz, Bolivia as well as a tour to Lake Titicaca...

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Good evening thank you very much for your recommendation , waiting for you in your next visit , this is your home and always will be to help them, and give them a better service, thank you very much see you soon God bless you regards zenaida and moises

Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 days. One 5 hour stay as we had an excursion planned They were supposed to pick us up from the airport, but forgot... So we waited for 40 minutes before we took a taxi ourselves. The rooms were okay- what you expect for 25 dollars a night. The blankets were very nice. However it was...

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la samblena c, Gerente at Casa La Samblena, responded to this review

Good evening I' m sorry , for You bad experence , if You come back we will wait to help You , i'm so sorry again. Sincerely Zenaida y Moisés

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2015

After arriving in Cusco we picked the wrong hostel (I wont name names). After a brief search we got lucky and stumbled upon Casa La Samblena. The husband and wife team running the hotel were so kind and helpful taking care of all our valuables as we trekked for 4 days through the Andes. The hotel is clean, good value...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Location was excellent, right in the heart of San Blas. Close to The Meeting Place Cafe, Pantastico, Green Point, and many other great eateries. Breakfast was really nice, freshly made with eggs and juice. The family was lovely, very friendly, helpful, and eager to please. However... Noise, noise, noise!!! Dogs, roosters, crying babies, it was literally a cacophony of sounds...

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Good evening thank you very much for your recommendation , waiting for you in your next visit , this is your home and always will be to help them, and give them a better service, thank you very much, i¨sorry about the dogs , there aren¨t dogs now see you soon God bless you regards zenaida and moises

Terrassa, Spain
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Casa Sambleña offer tours but they don't organize them, they subcontract it to a tour operator (http://www.qorianka-tours.com/). The program published in Sambleña's website is not true and they don't take any responsability for the changes in the schedule or in case some problems occur during the tour. We had a really bad experience with our Lares trek tour (they forgot...

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Buenas noches Primero agradeciendo su comentario , porque comentario como el de usted nos ayuda , a mejorar y corregir...

Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Cons and pros about this hostel: Cons: Very noisy. Crying baby, dogs barking and a loud rooster very early in the mornings. We were not told about the included breakfast, we found out by a coincidence our second morning. Stayed in a quadruple room in the back which was not well isolated and extremely cold. In the common bathrooms there...

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Buenas noches Gracias por escoger casa hospedaje la sambleña , ofrecerles disculpas por el inconveniente del agua caliente , no...

Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Great little hostel if you don't mind keeping it basic, the hosts are simply lovely, warm and friendly. We had a large group of 17 and they even came and picked us up from the airport free of charge. Comfortable beds, warm showers and great location. Can be a little cold in the evenings.

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Muchas gracias por su opinión , esperamos tenerlos pronto No olvide que esta es su casa HaSta pronto que dios...

Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful hostel!! Our one and only complaint is the tiny kitchen, but the hostel is close to tons of cheap and delicious food options so it wasn't even a problem. Staff went above and beyond helping us, and organized our tours for us. We had one issue on the tour to Machu Picchu which was immediately solved when...

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Thanks for your coment , we was very happy when you stay here , we Will wait for you soon visit Sincerely Zenaida

Reviewed 11 April 2015

I stayed at Casa La Samblena for a couple nights on my way to Bolivia. The hostel is family run and has a cozy feel to it. Compared to other lodging in San Blas, La Samblena is quiet and comfortable. Getting a good night's rest will not be a problem. Although the rooms are basic, they are tidy and comfortable....

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Muchas gracias , por el comentario , le esperamos pronto con la familia o amigos Saludas cordiales Zenaida

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
we are located in the heart of the historic city of Cusco, San Blas, Cusco artisans neighborhood, near the main square and within walking distance of Mirador de San Blas.A choice that will be adequate, in your stay you will enjoy all the services that are exclusively for you, the warmth that characterizes "the samblena" with personalized , bedrooms service spacious and comfortable to make your stay more pleasant.our staff fully trained to make your confort our best compromise , you can enjoy a restful, familiar and reliable . come and feel attracted to our confortable environments. we have a new branch for your best comfort and personalized service, the name is " CASA LA SAMBLEÑA INN " av.pardo 891 located in the city center 4 blocks from the main square in a quiet and safe area come and meet our new hotel , thanks ... more   less 

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Address: Calle Suitucato 766, Barrio de San Blas | Av. Pardo 891, Cusco Cusc 01, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range: RM75 - RM230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Casa La Samblena 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“One room has a terrible double bed, another has a bad smelling bathroom, try them out first the staff won´t mind.”
 of 5 bubbles kylel314, 21 Jan 2016 | Read review
“EnSuite room great value at 30 Sol”
 of 5 bubbles cormaco585, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“read the reviews before making any reservation, not just here.. in every hotel or hostel around the world”
 of 5 bubbles Serge-le-Q, 11 May 2014 | Read review
“Chose the ones in the courtyard, especially with bathroom. Avoid the one in the back, with four beds. There is a breeze inside the room that will freeze you to death, and on top of that you have to go down tricky stairs to go to the bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles celsocg87, 28 Aug 2013 | Read review
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