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Chaskana Rural Guesthouse, Sencca, Cusco, Peru

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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Cusco, Cusco Region
Chaskana Guesthouse is located in the rural community of Sencca, overlooking the city of Cusco and Sacsayhuaman archaelogical site (15 minutes in car from the Plaza de Armas of Cusco). The Guesthouse has views of Salkantay mountain to the west, and Ausangate mountain to the east, (and Cusco city), making for spectacular sunrise and sunsets and night light vistas. Sencca is on the way to the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Machu Picchu, and close to the Poroy train station where trains to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu) depart. Chaskana Guesthouse provides a comfortable and enjoyable stay for those wishing to get out of the city and interact with local people, without being far away from city conveniences. A wood fireplace makes the home cozy and warm during those cold Andean nights. Smoking is permitted outside the guesthouse. Rates include... Read more
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About the Owner
Yom A
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
Yom's wife, Rachel is usually home during the day and available to answer questions or organise tours, meals or taxi services (at an additional charge). We work in tourism so we can assist you plan your time in the area, from the main attractions (Machu Picchu), adventure sports, as well as off the beaten path attractions - tailored to your interests and budget. Just ask!
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Perfect for our one month stay. Close enough to Cusco to easily catch a taxi or bus to see all the tourist sites, but also far enough away to enjoy the rural peaceful setting of Cusco. Conveniently located also on the Sacred Valley side of...More

Thank Noela D
Rachel A, VR Owner at Chaskana Rural Guesthouse, Sencca, Cusco, Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks Noela, it was our pleasure to have you and your family stay with us. Happy travels!

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We spent two weeks at Chaskana Guest House and it was great. Having the house just to yourself gives you privacy and flexibility. Kitchen has all you need. Water is hot. Nights can be cold but the hosts give you warm blankets and there is...More

Thank amandinebonamy
Rachel A, VR Owner at Chaskana Rural Guesthouse, Sencca, Cusco, Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you Amandine and Marc. It was our pleasure to have you stay with us.

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

I have always wanted to call this plance The Ranch. It is everything that is advertised. The house is right on the edge of the Sea of Humanity that Cusco is. I loved that i could be in the hills of serenity within a five...More

Thank Brett W
Management response:Responded 18 November 2017

Thanks Brett. Glad you had a relaxing time!

Amenities
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets are allowed in the sunroom and the yard, not in the rest of the house. Smoking is also allowed in the yard, not indoors.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 720 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: R 144 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Sencca is located overlooking the city of Cusco, there are some corner stores in the community where you can buy everything from bread to toothbrushes to beer. On Sundays, the locals play soccer and spend time with friends and family. During the week you will see the kids heading off to school and many families taking their animals out to pasture. Sencca is on the way to the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Machu Picchu, and close to the Poroy train station where trains to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu) depart. Parking is available on site. There is a local bus which you can catch into town for 1 sol (takes about 30 minutes), or taxis cost 15 soles for a 15-20 minute drive.
Getting around
In our welcome pack you are provided with contact details for local taxis as well as instructions for taking local buses. The local bus costs 1 sol (and takes about 30 minutes), or taxis cost 15 soles for a 15-20 minute drive. Parking is available on site.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Cusco: 9.0 km
Railway: Poroy: 3.0 km
Parking is available on site. There is a local bus which you can catch from town for 1 sol (takes about 30 minutes), or taxis cost 15 soles for a 15-20 minute drive. We can arrange a taxi from our area to pick you up if preferred.
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