Fully furnished house (200+sqm), three bedrooms, ecological fireplace, designer touches, outdoor patio and firepit, chakra (garden) with fresh fruit, veggies, and herbs for the picking, well-loved flower gardens, three bathrooms (one outdoors off the firepit patio), secure parking but no need for a car as you are 10 minutes walk to the Urubamba Plaza de Armas. Equipped with everything including wifi, telephone, washing machine, even a coffee grinder (very hard to find in Peru!)Weekly rentals $420 plus refundable deposit. Sleeps six +. Pet-friendly . Contact owner: (Spanish only) Benedicto Leon Estrada (email hidden) or for inquiries in English (email hidden). Leo and Maria are a wonderful Quechua couple who can help with cultural translation. Min. one week, with discounts for longer stays. Urubamba is in the heart of the Sacred Valley, 20 minutes to Ollyantaytambo, 40 minutes to Pisac, 20 minutes to Moray/Moras, 30 minutes to Chinchero, one hour from Cusco.
Urubamba has a wide variety of restaurants, hikes, ruins and culture. Chances are good you will witness a festival during your stay.
Moto-taxis are plentiful and inexpensive. Taxis can be called to the house. Local calls are free.
The beauty of this space is the feeling of being in the country while being able to walk to town. Urubamba has three farmers' markets weekly - Sunday, Wednesday and Friday, but the municipal market is open every day. This is a fabulous place to practice or learn Spanish, and of course make the trek to Machu Picchu. Trains to MP are from Ollyantaytambo 20 minutes away by collectivo (per person paid private van or car) or private taxi.