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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Aguas Calientes, Peru - Updated 2020

airbnb Aguas Calientes, Peru

Aguas Calientes is the Machu Picchu town in Peru. The small town has numerous natural hot baths that attract tourists and locals alike. Also, there are many restaurants in the area offering both local and international cuisine. At Machu Picchu, you can visit ancient ruins such as the Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, climb mountains, take a long hike, swim in the hot springs or waterfalls. If you love nature, Machu Picchu will surely delight you. You’ll never run out of things to do outside. You can also pre-arrange day tours with your Airbnb hosts or plan the itinerary yourself. Machu Picchu is both a historical and natural town every traveler must visit. We have a list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in the area, all located in Aguas Calientes. Kindly scroll down for this list.

1. Comfortable double rooms (from USD 63)

This beautifully decorated room includes a telephone, wifi, safe box, smoke detector, and direct TV. The kitchen isn’t available but don’t you worry, as the rental also includes a delicious breakfast buffet. Essentials will also be provided. This bedroom is in a boutique hotel with extremely courteous staff. They can even arrange a tour guide for you in Machu Picchu.

Aguas Calientes, Peru
193 reviews
Room in hotel 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms were cleans and beds were comfortable
the room did not have any air conditioning but the front desk brought us a fan upon request
comfortable room everything as described in the listing
for lucky there was another room available
the hotel was clean and had wifi - all we needed for our one night stay
the beds did smell a bit dusty but everything was otherwise clean
the room is clean an cozy
great place to stay clean and comfortable
it is a hotel with nice clean rooms and bathrooms
the room was very clean
the front desk staff was courteous
staff helpful sharing info about town
the staff is also very friendly and informative
front desk staff eager to assist and very pleasant
very friendly staff though and decent breakfast
close to good restaurants and the station
great location right next to the train station
great location near the train station convenient to everything
great place close to the train station and central market
great location and easy access to everything
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2. Hotel bedroom overlooking the mountains (from USD 20)

Although you’ll get just the basic accommodation in this hotel including a cable TV and wifi, it’s by far one of the best as it’s overlooking the lovely mountains. The train and the bus station are less than five minutes away too. And take note, this is the same bus station that will take you all the way up to Machu Picchu to see the stunning sunrise. Essentials such as towels and sheets are provided. Breakfast isn’t included but there are a couple of restaurants in the hotel.

Aguas Calientes, Cuzco, Peru
52 reviews
Room in hostel 33 Beds 16 Bedrooms 16 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
our room had a nice view of the urubamba river
the rooms were very nice and comfortable especially the ones facing the river
great location clean rooms amazing view if your facing the river
good breakfast and cheap bottle of water (2 soles) at reception
clean and confortable space
) very clean place with a good and hot shower
the place is pretty clean and they serve breakfast
very nice clean place (it's a hotel by the way)
the hosts were pretty nice
yuri was very accommodating and very responsive to our requests
the best location in town
great location close to the train station and bus station to machu picchu
great location right next to the train station and bus to machu picchu
the place was centrally located and a great value
great location and nice people
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3. Guest house in Machu Picchu (from USD 24)

This guest house has several bedrooms available for guests. It’s perfect for almost anyone — solo travelers, a group of friends, families or couples. There are plenty of living spaces to relax in. Each accommodation includes some essentials such as bed sheets and towels, washer, wifi, TV, luggage dropoff, microwave, and breakfast. It’s also close to several restaurants in Machu Picchu. Almost everything here is a walking distance so getting to a destination to the next is easier.

Aguas Calientes, Cusco, Peru
203 reviews
Room in hostel 28 Beds 14 Bedrooms 15 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
other than that we enjoyed our stay and our lovely light coffee and breakfast
be sure to ask for a chair in the room if you need one and the blow dryer
the breakfast is pretty good they offered cheese and ham for protein
yummy scrambled eggs breakfast (fresh fruit cheese rolls) to name a few
the room was great and overall a nice place to stay
clean and comfy place to stay
the place was clean though
the bed was clean the shower was hot
the room was clean and had everything you need
the room was very nice and clean like a hotel
roxana and rina are wonderful hosts
roxana y rina were great hosts
thank you rina for being such a great host
the host is available to help you
they were so welcoming and helpful
the location is good
location is an easy walk to the bus station for machu pichu
great stay close to everything including the train
pretty good access really if you consider it is a remote location in the andes
great place to stay if headingto machupichu very close to the train station (5 minute walk)
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4. Cozy bedroom in a boutique hotel (from USD 100)

Enjoy a stay at this snug boutique hotel. The bedroom features several large windows overlooking the mountains. It’s equipped with bedside lamps, a small table, and a television. Towels will also be provided. The best part about this place is the nearby parks. You’ll absolutely love them. Other amenities include wifi, heating, other essentials such as shampoo and a hairdryer. Breakfast is also provided.

Aguas Calientes, Cuzco, Peru
127 reviews
Room in boutique hotel 6 Beds 6 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
views from the room were nice
no air conditioning in the room but it was still quite comfortable
the breakfast was delicious and the views were beautiful
the breakfast is basic but the view was great
great view but the room is rather small
rooms were clean and comfortable
the room was very clean and bright and the bathroom was also very clean
it’s very clean and tidy
the place is super clean
secure and clean hotel with great staff
all staff were friendly
staff was great
the employees were very helpful
staff were super helpful
very friendly and helpful staff
the location was excellent and near the train station
awesome location on the river
breakfast was good and they’re close to the train station
great location and place
very nice place to stay close to everything walking distance to anything
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5. Small bedroom with mountain views (from USD 39)

Get basic yet comfortable accommodation in this small bedroom in Machu Picchu. Although it’s small, it has amazing views of the mountains. It’s close to the Aguas Calientes hot springs — a perfect place to go swimming. Accommodation will include wifi. TV and breakfast.

WAYNAPATA - hab. matrimonial
Aguas Calientes, Cuzco, Peru
81 reviews
Room in hotel 1 Bed 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
the room was bright and had an incredible view
my room had a great mountain view
in order to be comfortable you need to pay an extra 20soles for a space heater
the room was very clean wifi was good
the room itself was nice- great view
clean room too
very clean and great water pressure
quiet clean and safe
the place was clean and private
hot water was available and was clean enough
the hosts are friendly and helpful
host very helpfull and nice
everyone was really friendly and helpful
host was pleasant and helpful some english
they were so helpful and friendly would totally recommend
very welcoming stuff and beneficial location (in terms of the bus)
everything was good location is very good
great location for visiting machu picchu decent value
excellent location in aguas calientes for your machu picchu visit
mariza's place was in a great location
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6. Cool hostel in Machu Picchu (from USD 10)

Meet new friends at Machu Picchu when you stay at this hostel both with private and shared bedrooms. All bedrooms are comfortable and clean. It’s affordable and located right at the train station. So if you want to visit other places, it will be convenient for you. If you’re looking for an affordable place to stay in, this is the spot. However, it can be a little noisy. The staffs are all friendly and professional though. They will be there to assist you with whatever you need. Other amenities include wifi, hot water, kitchen, and free breakfast.

Aguas Calientes, Cuzco, Peru
76 reviews
Shared room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 6 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
clean comfortable bed and clean room
great stay hero from front desk is really helpful
the location is right next to the train station like
good : good location away from tourist hotspot
location was awesome as well easy to find
good cheap place for backpackers especially for the one who spends only 1 night in aguas calientes
a great place for your money
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7. Guest house in Machu Picchu (from USD 13)

Booking this accommodation means you’ll have really helpful hosts willing to give you tips about places to visit and restaurants to dine at in Machu Picchu. They can also pick you up from the train station if you inform they before hand. Accommodation will include free breakfast. Also, bedrooms and bathrooms are shared with other guests. The guest room has a spacious living area with couches and the dining area has several tables and a television.

Machupicchu Guest house
Machu Pikchu, Cuzco, Peru
147 reviews
Room in hostel 7 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rooms are big and fit 4
affordable comfortable wifi and the hostesses were super kind
my only minor peeve was having the shared bathroom and sink for washing up in the "courtyard" area
pictures look much nicer than the reality of these old rooms
the made-to-order breakfast was highly appreciated too
our room was spotless and comfortable
the bathrooms were shared and were also clean
clean with helpful and friendly employees
great service the place was very clean and actually looks better than the pictures
it was sparkling clean quiet great breakfast and perfectly located
roxana and rina were really nice and hospitable and they treated me well
the host was very friendly and provided helpful tips to visit the local touristic attractions
roxana was very kind from the moment we met her
the host is very friendly and thoughtful she provide us a lot of tips and information
they were both extremely nice and friendly
location it is perfect
great place and conveniently located in the center of aguas calientes
the location of the airbnb is also very good
this place has perfect location if you are going to machu picchu
machu picchu guesthouse is located pretty close to all the restaurants and shops
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8. Private room with free breakfast

Five minutes away from this apartment is the hot springs of Aguas Calientes. Each accommodation will give you cable TV, some essentials, hot water, wifi, and free breakfast. The bedroom has a little terrace with a dining table and a couple of chairs. If you don’t want to explore Machu Picchu, you can just stay at the apartment and relax on the terrace. Should you decide to take a hike or take a tour, the staff will be happy to give you tips on where to go or which restaurant to dine at.

135 reviews
Entire bed & breakfast 2 Beds 10 Guests

9. Gringo Bill's Hotel (from USD 75)

This Zen-inspired bedroom at Gringo Bill’s Hotel is exactly what you need when you travel to Machu Picchu. It’s situated in the Machupicchu Pueblo Center and also near buses. It’s the perfect location for your hike to Machu Picchu. The hot spring is also nearby. The bedrooms in the hotel are decorated with cosmic artwork and full of beautiful plants. Since it’s in a hotel, you’ll get hotel amenities such as a swimming pool, cafeteria, bar, restaurant and a terrace with great views of the mountains. Buffet breakfast is free with each accommodation. Other amenities include cable TV, a shared balcony and private bathroom.

Gringo Bill's Hotel - Machupicchu
Aguas Calientes, Cusco, Peru
186 reviews
Room in boutique hotel 2 Beds 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view was amazing from my room
we loved the view so we didn’t mind the climb to our room
our room was clean and spacious with a private balcony overlooking the town and mountains
the room was comfortable and offered all the comforts needed
wonderful luxurious room fantastic bath/shower xlnt tv and overall ambience
the hotel room was clean and spacious
clean comfortable and a great place to relax after a long day hiking
it was clean as can be with a comfortable bed and such a cool vibe
clean comfortable and stylish place with a very nice breakfast included
the room was clean fairly spacious and had all the hot water you could wish for
staff was really friendly
the front desk was very helpful
personnel was really helpful as well with their recommendations
with unexpected “artistic” layout and very friendly staff
the hotel was so stylish and the staff were all very nice
great location and cool vibe
great location right on the
the location is great right on the main square and minutes away from the bus station and restaurants
overall great location and value
location was definitely convenient to the train station and bus to machu picchu in the morning
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10. Comfortable bedroom in the center of the city

This cozy space is near the famous attractions in Machu Picchu as it’s conveniently located in the center of art and culture. The location is perfect but it can be a little noisy sometimes. If you don’t mind a little noise, then this is the best place. It’s comfortable yet affordable at the same time. You’ll be provided with some essentials such as bed sheets, soap, toilet paper, and towels. Heating is available. The staffs are also exceptionally helpful and nice. They provide a breakfast buffet to all guests too.

18 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

Machu Picchu Museum

The small yet interesting museum of Machu Picchu is a must visit as it will tell you information about this town. You’ll be more informed may appreciate it more. To get to the museum, you will have to walk for about 25 minutes and pass by a butterfly sanctuary, campgrounds, botanical gardens and the beautiful river that flows through the mountains. The hike will be worth it though. Visit Machu Picchu soon and don’t forget to use our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Aguas Calientes.

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