El Balcón

El Balcón is a renovated pre-colonial house from 1630, featuring a charming terraced garden and views of Cusco from every room. Machu Picchu excursions and massage sessions can be arranged.

At El Balcon, guests relax on the rustic wood gallery balconies while sipping on a Coca tea and admiring panoramic views of picturesque Cusco and the Andean scenery.

Rooms are styled with natural fabrics, tapestries and details of regional décor. Some of them feature private balconies and seating areas with elaborately crafted furniture and rustic pillars.

All rooms have private bathrooms and laundry services are available. WiFi is free. Guests can wake-up to a buffet breakfast with home-made jams, fresh orange juice, coffee and made-to-order breakfast dishes. The restaurant serves light lunches and dinner. 

El Balcon is a 20 minute walk from Sacsayhuaman archeological site. Shuttles to Velasco Astete Airport, a 15-20 minute drive, are available. Car rental can be arranged.