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Beautiful Home for Rent in the Sacred Valley of the Inca

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Library, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Incredible 3 bedroom, 2 full bath in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. This 2700 square foot home has a spacious floor plan with hardwood, marble, and tile floors throughout. Master suite with king

bed, fireplace, full bathroom.2nd bedroom has a queen size bed, a beautiful view of the gardens and Chicon, the powerful snow mountain in the valley. 3rd bedroom has 2 twin beds. There is a 2nd full bathroom.

This fully equipped kitchen has a small electric range, microwave, refrigerator. There is a spacious living room, sitting area with a fireplace and a dining room. The house is on apx 1300 sq meters with incredible gardens. There are fruit trees, vegetable garden and rose bushes as well as other flowers of all kinds on the property. It is within walking distance to Urubamba. Caretaker on the property to help with shopping, cleaning or other needs while at this lovely home.

You will want to take your time and just sit in the peace and tranquility of this lovely property.

The town of Urubamba is within minutes of the house and many restaurants and markets are close yet the house is secluded.The train to Machu Picchu is in Ollantaytambo which is 20-30 minutes from the Urubamba. There is also a train station in Urubamba and apx a 20 minute walk. If you are interested the cook, Zarela, will cook you a typical Peruvian meal at the rate of 20 soles per meal. Her food is excellent, She is also available to clean, wash, help when needed.

Note: until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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Catherine MacIntyre Rosenberg
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, Spanish upon request
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Catherine MacIntyre Rosenberg

I purchased this home in 1996 when I fell in love with the valley. I love my time in the gardens or going to the market to get fresh fruits and other delicious foods. I have met so many wonderful people who are life friends and have allowed me to make me always feel at home in their magnificent courntry. It is an amazing experience. Mi casa es su casa.

Catherine MacIntyre Rosenberg purchased this house in 1996

Why Catherine MacIntyre Rosenberg chose Cusco

I loved the land and the people and wanted a place of where I could go back in time and find true peace and serenity.

What makes this house unique

I loved to write and have written books and a meditation CD while at my home. Great thoughts come to me as I spend time in this powerful area of the world.

Guestbook comments from the owner

It was wonderful working with you. Zarela loves to prepare meals but also enjoys meeting new people. Thank you for staying with us. You always have a home when you return.

Cathy and Zarela.
May 2016
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Urubamba Province House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Rain shower recent updates to bathroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Bathroom recently updated with rain shower
  • Recently updated master bath with marble floors, high Inca style beamed ceiling, new sink and toilet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Large bedroom with fireplace and master bath
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • whitewater rafting
Meals can be prepared by caretaker. Guest will pay for these services and buy food to prepare meals. Cleaning is an option, discuss with owner All tours, guides, are provided by an excellent independent guide. Best Guide in all of Peru for personalized one of a kind tours. You will have an experienced guide/driver who will make your trip exceptional and fit your needs. Speaks beautiful English, Spanish and Quechua and was born in Cusco. He knows all the hidden treasures and will take you in comfort to anywhere you want to visit. He also coordinates all shopping/meals with caretaker. Bus terminal is close and can connect you with areas throughout the valley.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Home for Rent in the Sacred Valley of the Inca
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
United States

The house is beautiful, fully equipped, and perfectly situated to explore all the sights.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week with my self, my husband and two children aged 8 and 10. The house was perfect! We spent our evenings unwinding by the fireplace and mornings reading in bed before heading out to explore the area.

The beds are great and beding is wonderfully warm and comfortable. Zarela lives in a house on the property and was helpful with our needs. She is even willing to prepare home cooked meals for a very reasonable price. It was wonderful to come home to dinner prepared after spending the day hiking.

Cathy connected us to Isais who is a local guide. Again for a reasonable price he was willing to take us throughout the area and really help us absorb the culture. He was a wonderful guide and translator. He is also just a really great person that we enjoyed getting to know.

Cathy was wonderfully responsive and helpful whenever we needed something. I would highly recommend this gem!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: From the first email I received, I could tell you were an exceptional family. I loved our interactions and planning everything from tours to meals was delightful. We thank you for your patience, your kindness and warmth to all of us. We are truly blessed. Cathy, Isaias and Zarela
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This beautiful home in the sacred Valley of Cusco is amazing!! I like the privacy the space garden,

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home in the sacred Valley of Cusco is amazing, I like the privacy, the space the garden, we had a wonderful time.

I'll be back some day again. Zarela is a wonderful person she's been able to make our stay easy with her meals she is amazing cooking, thanks for sharing this beautiful experience with us.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Private Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Great property nestled away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Great location offering privacy and not far from local shopping etc. Conveniently located close to main city to catch train to Machu Picchu. House Keeper was great, she made a few meals for my family and I, and they were great. Overall, my family and I LOVED the house. I would highly recommend a stay at this lovely property. We had a guide that was recommended by the owner of the property. Isaas was a great resource for information on the area. He was well versed in the various customs and knew the hot spots to take us. His laid back attitude was great, giving us time to see the sights, but also to shop and enjoy some of the great food the area had to offer. He made the experience memorable and I will never forget it.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Vacation Home to live like a local

  • 5 of 5

This is a gem of a property that enables you to truly live like a local. There are 3 wonderful and well kept bedrooms, a large living room and 2 full baths. The kitchen is very large and well stocked with appliances to enable a grand entertainment. The property has beautiful fruit and rose trees and excellent views of the mountains.Cathy the owner is very very helpful and has a lot of local contacts to facilitate a perfect stay. She had all tips and went over and beyond in providing information on best places to stay and eat not just in Sacred Valley but also in Lima. Isias our tour guide that works with Cathy is also very knowledgeable and enabled us to quickly revise our schedule when there was a strike. He personally came to Peru Rail to help change our reservations and arranged for a cab to take us to another station and also stored our luggage in his car during our trip to Machu Picchu. Isias also took us to a local brewery to taste the chicha. Cathy also recommended our driver in Lima ( Eduardo). At the site is also a caretaker, Zarela, who can prepare delicious home cooked meals. Her children are adorable. We truly felt like locals completely take care of with all the personal touches. We wish we could go back again. We have extremely fond memories of our stay and would love to stay again

  • Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful location to visit the Sacred Valley

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 had the pleasure of staying in this spacious home for 5 days while touring the beautiful Sacred Valley. Cathy, the owner, was very helpful in planning the details leading up to our trip. Her friend and tour guide, Isaias, became like part of our family. I highly recommend using him to see the Sacred Valley through the eyes of a long time resident. Isaias' passion and enthusiasm for his country allowed us to learn about the history and culture of this fabulous country in a way that would not otherwise have been possible.

The house is located in Urubamba, within walking distance to the market and restaurants. We felt at home and safe the entire time. Zarela, the caretaker on site, made us 2 wonderful meals for a minimal charge. Her daughters were precious and our kids enjoyed playing with them in the lovely yard. Thank you to Cathy and Isaias for making this such a memorable trip for our family.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at my home. Isaias has helped for over 18 years and he loves finding new and interesting places to go and people to meet. Zarela with her chef hat and apron when she prepares a meal is an added bonus. The Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu continues to amaze me even after 18+ years. Cathy, Isaias and Zarela
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Gorgeous home - the perfect place for exploring the Sacred Valley

  • 5 of 5

This was so much more than just a house for us! The owner, Cathy, was incredibly generous with her time and knowledge of the area and helped us plan our entire trip to the Sacred Valley, day by day, before we even arrived. She even arranged for shopping to be done so we had fresh food waiting for us. The house itself was gorgeous, with mountains surrounding, comfortable beds, peruvian art and ceramics from a wellknown local artist and a lovely garden. It was perfectly situated in Urubamba, for all the wonderful sites of the Scared Valley. Isaias, recommended by Cathy, was our trusted guide for the week, very knowledgable and with excellent English. He developed a wonderful bond with our kids (ages 6, 4 and 2 yrs) and instinctively knew how to make every excursion enjoyable for them and for us. The kids are still asking when is Isaias coming again in his car to pick us up! Zarela, the caretaker who lives in a small cottage on site, helped us shop at the local markets and cooked wonderful meals for us. Her young girls were a delight and our kids played together with hers for many hours. I couldn't have imagined having such a rich experience as we had during our week in the Sacred Valley. We were sad to leave and I very much hope we can return someday! I would recommend Cathy, her house and Isaias unreservedly.

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I thoroughly loved helping you plan your trip. Isaias and Zarela told many stories about the fun times had by all. You will be remembered by all of us! Many thanks. Cathy
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Nearest Airport
58 Miles
Car: not necessary

Located in the heart of the Sacred Valley with beautiful views and access to all the wonders of the nearby area including Machu Picchu. Zip lining available. Tour guide available upon request, Must see the sanctuary outside of Pisac and be in an area with condors. Perfect area for many amazing sites


Rates & Availability

Urubamba Province House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $50

$75.00 additional service fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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