About this listing
Fully furnished house with one bedroom/loft full bath,dining, living room, fireplace,cable tv, full kitchen and private patio with fire-pit, surrounded by gardens, woods and river, in a private and secluded property. Very private yet very central.
Cozy one bedroom/loft cabin. Perfect for a couple with up to 2 children, offering great comfort for your Sacred Valley visit. 20 minutes from Ollantaytambo train station to Machupicchu and 1 hour drive to Cusco. In the middle of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. (we also offer a riverside apartment in separate listing).
Enjoy the peace and energy of the Sacred Valley of the Incas in this secluded yet centrally located property in Urubamba, along the Vilcanota river where our biggest delight is nature, flowers, country life and the best of comfort offered for your stay. Breakfast is included every morning and we also offer other meals separately upon request. Our property has ample gardens, woods, riverside, all offered for your enjoyment. We also have a nice 6 person jacuzzi spa, offered at an additional price, upon reservation. Taxi service available for pick up and transport to all places of interest. Bus and colectivos, as well as mototaxis transit on the main road, 10 min walking distance from our place.
Easy to access by taxi, mototaxi, walking or by horse! Picnic areas, fire pit, walk to the local trout farm. You can walk to the Alhambra restaurant, to enjoy a nice Andean buffet for lunch in a very nice location in the countryside, or to several hotels, who open their doors to restaurants and bars. Taxi service available by phone. We can help arrange your taxis pickup. Horse ride? Cuscoforyou.com will gladly pick you up and take you for an unforgettable journey of the Salt Pools-Maras-Moray! Ziplining? Via Ferrata is minutes away from us! Cuatrimoto tours? Ask us! River rafting? We can help you arrange a lovely experience for you and your family, with great pleasure!
Interaction with Guests
We care about your privacy and comofort. You will be greeted by our staff who will make you familiar with the property and welcome you with a hot cup of Coca tea upon arrival. We will make ourselves available as needed and will be happy to share our knowledge and be of help in any way possible for your visit. There will always be someone on site for help.
We are located in the old town of Rumichaca in Urubamba, where the Camino Real, an ancient Inca trail goes through. You will be able to walk/hike to Yanahuara/Ollantaytambo, passing by the Rio Sagrado Hotel and the Tunupa restaurant;, or take a nice hike to the Salt Pools/Salineras, Maras and Moray. And on the other direction towards Pissac), you will be able to walk/hike to Urubamba/Yucay, or drive to Calca, Lamay, Pisca and Cusco. We can also help with horseback riding trips (Cuscoforyou.com) upon request, to Maras/Moray/Salineras, Ziplining/canoping/climbing with Via Ferrata, as well as motorcycle and cuatrimoto , river rafting excursions and other locations. Urubamba has several nice restaurants to visit, as well as hotels, which open their restaurant and bar doors to visitors. Feel free to ask: Customer Service is our hobby! :)
Taxi, mototaxi, colectivo and buses go by the main highway, at walking distance from our location. We will phone a taxi of all trust for your pick up. Urubamba has a main station, from where buses, colectivos and vans offer transport to Quillabamba, Santa Teresa (for those hiking to Aguas Calientes), Ollantaytambo/train station to Machupicchu, Yanahuara and also to Yucay, Calca, PIssac, Cusco, etc. Taxi transportation available from Cusco to our location. We will gladly organize your taxi pickup upon request. Ask us and we wil do the best to find the right answer for you!
Other Things to Note
Urubamba is located in the center of the Sacred Valley of the Incas Minutes away to all places of interest and a couple of hours by train to Machupicchu/Aguas Calientes train station. At 2,875 meters of altitude, 600+ meters lower than the city of Cusco. A perfect climate to enjoy all year round. Bring sunblock and mosquito repellent, as it may be of help at times..:) Rain ponchos (light ones) are very handy during rain season and hiking shoes/boots are a must, if you are planning to walk or hike. Dress in "layers", as you may experience all 4 seasons in "one day"!!
Politeness is our Number One Rule. We love people, animals an pets. If you are traveling with your beloved pet, please let us know and we will be happy to be of help. No smoking is allowed in the buildings, but if a smoker... can enjoy it outside in a comfortable area. Although breakfast and cleaning for our guest is included, tips are welcome by our staff as a sign of thanking for the good service they provide :)
About the Host, Mariela
Lover of Nature, country life, animals and plants. Lived in the Cusco Urubamba region for 6 years.
Our wish is to make you feel at home and to feel you can count on us, anytime, while your stay in the Sacred Valley and Peru. Feel free to tell us ahead about your trip and we will gladly help with any advise and information which may be useful to make your trip a better experience.