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Hostal Santa Marta Reviews

Calle Santa Marta 207 Cercado, Arequipa, Peru

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23 Total Reviews
  • 94%Value For Money
  • 94%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 97%Staff
  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 94%Cleanliness
  • 97%Facilities

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Nice quiet location a couple minute walk from the Plaza de Armas. If the staff is not sitting at reception the door is locked and you must ring the bell, so it is very secure. Directly across from a police station. Typical Peruvian breakfast of bread, ham, cheese, eggs, tea, coffee, juice. Simple but good. Some staff have very limited English but will pull out their phone with translation apps to make sure you get the help you need. Hot water always worked also. Rooms clean, recommended.


we stayed in a double private ensuite for 2 nights and loved it. the bed was comfortable, it was quiet and the outside door locked at all times. they served a nice breakfast of rolls, fresh juice, coffee, tea and either eggs or ham and cheese. the food was fresh and dining area clean. I only wish we stayed in Arequipa longer than 2 nights. it is a lovely city.


The staff was welcoming and spoke some English. The lobby, courtyard and our room were bright, airy and clean. Each morning we had a lovely breakfast served to us that was varied in choices. A real gem

  • 4th Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)


Excellent. Spacious and very clean room. Nice colonial hotel. A nice walk to Plaza des Arms. Plenty for breakfast and very good. Very helpful staff. Pay with soles only. Don't take american money, no credit card.


Excellent downtown location. Easy walking ti area sites and restaurants. Very friendly staff.

  • 16th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • All Male Group, 41+
  • (1 review)

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