An ecological adobe lodge, the Lazy Dog Inn has small cabins with fireplaces, home-cooked meals, horses, an outdoor firepit and community volunteer projects, all set in gorgeous surroundings. The lodge is run by a Canadian couple who have been living in Peru for over 10 years. Rooms are spacious and the cabins sleep up to four people. Prices include breakfast and dinner (as well as WiFi and use of the sauna) and lunch is available at an extra cost. The lodge borders on the national park and is 1.2 hours from the town on foot, or about 10 minutes in a car. Transport can be arranged from Huaraz, costing between $14-17 for up to four people.
Apartado 94, Serpost
This Hotel is: Mid-Range
Hotel Amenities, Services and Facilities , 24-Hour Hot Water, Airport Pickup - Extra Charge, BBQ Area, Breakfast Included, Child-Friendly Facilities, Common Room, Community Kitchen, Internet Facilities - Free, Laundry Service, Luggage Storage, Non-Smoking Rooms, Parking - Free, Pets Allowed, Sauna, Taxes Included in Price, Towels Included
Credit cards accepted
Peruvian nuevo sol, US dollar
To get there, you can either take a 3.1 km road from Marian/Cachipampa, but beware, this road is rutted and occasionally impassible. Another alternative is to take the 12 km road, called Via WilcahuaĆn Ruins, from Huaraz. The second route is better maintained and more easily passable by car
Lower:$51 (single room)
Higher:$117 (double room)
Prices include breakfast and dinner. Discounts are available for the low season.
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