Enjoy this fun budget hostel in central Cusco.
Pirwa Colonial Hostel in Cusco is centrally located at Plaza San Francisco 360 just a couple blocks from the Plaza de Armas, Cusco's city center, placing you within walking distance to all the major attractions, markets, cafes, restaurants, bars and clubs. The hostel boasts a variety of lounging areas to facilitate socializing and relaxation. These include two open-air courtyards with ample seating, hammocks, and a barbecue area that you're welcome to use on those sunny afternoons.
In the TV lounge you'll be able to challenge your new friends to a pool, ping-pong, or dart match- maybe you can even convince the winner to spring for drinks at the in-house bar. You can order pizzas, burgers, or sandwiches from the restaurant. Pirwa Colonial has events throughout the week- our competitions, parties, and barbecues will ensure that there's always some fun to be had!
Our youth hostel provides cheap budget accommodation for guests in shared 4-16 bed dorms or in private rooms with shared or private bathrooms. Regardless of your room preference, all guests enjoy access to comfortable beds and hot showers 24hrs a day. Those wanting to share their adventures with friends and family back home can take advantage of our computer lab or wi-fi. There's no need to worry about security, as all guests receive keys to special safety lockers for valuables and documents.
The building itself has a fascinating history dating back to the colonial era: This 16th monument was once the home of Francisco Pizarro's niece, the mestizo daughter of his brother and one of the women of Huayna Capac, who offered her in exchange for not sacking the city. Now it's a welcoming community for travelers; if you're looking for a cheap hostel in Cusco, Peru where you won't have to sacrifice comfort for budget prices- you've found it!