El Retablo


  • Bright, hand-painted artwork throughout
  • Sunny breakfast room
  • Near the Plaza de Armas
  • 17 en-suite rooms
  • Open courtyard for relaxing

Open: El Retablo Art Boutique B&B is open all year.

Location: El Retablo is on Calle Ese just 3 blocks from Cusco’s main square, the Plaza de Armas.

Rooms: There are 17 guest rooms, made up of 10 superior and 7 superior deluxe rooms, all with an en-suite shower room and a supply of toiletries. Every room has a smart TV, phone, clock radio, Wi-Fi, heating, safe, hairdryer and shower cubicle. The main difference between room types is their size, with superior deluxe having a seating area, and the fact that superior deluxe rooms have better views and some have balconies. Each room has unique, hand-painted artwork.

Activities: The main sites of Cusco are a short walk away, as are bars, restaurants, cafes and shops.

Facilities: The lobby includes a small sitting area and reception. Outside there’s a courtyard with tables, chairs and parasols and a firepit for chilly evenings. Tea and coffee are available throughout the day.

Dining: Breakfast is a buffet with a selection of dishes and eggs cooked to order accompanied by fruit juice and hot drinks, served in a light, high-ceilinged room. There are cafes and restaurants in the vicinity for other meals.

Children: Children of all ages are welcome.

Health: This is not a malarial area.

Communication: There is complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms and communal areas.

Notes: El Retablo is owned and managed by Mountain Lodges of Peru.

This property is located on a steep street with the last part of the approach accessible on foot only, so may not be suitable for people with limited mobility.

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