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Our Luxury hotels offer high standards of comfort, style, and service with extensive attention to detail. Almost all feature amenities such as pools, spas, and private terraces. Luxury hotels are closest to North American 5 star standards.
Across the street from the Koricancha temple’s impressive stone walls, Palacio del Inka enjoys a great location in a former residential mansion. Colonial art and Andean decor in the common areas and guest rooms wonderfully showcase the city’s history. Facilities include a spa, sauna, fitness center, and concierge. An array of restaurants, bars, museums, and markets are right outside the door.
One of Cusco’s newest hotel, the JW Marriott Cusco is situated in a 16th century convent transformed into a luxury hotel with no lack of modern amenities. Guest rooms and suites feature plush bedding, spa-like marble bathrooms, 24-hour room service, and high speed Internet access. Enjoy pisco sours at the bar, fine dining at the restaurant, therapeutic services at the spa, or a dip in the heated swimming pool.
A former palace and convent carefully restored to provide a sensuous oasis in historic Cusco. Steps beyond the lobby, a central courtyard preserves an ancient fountain. And beyond that, the modern annex features a gorgeous outdoor swimming pool. Other terraces are filled with flowers and herbs used both in the kitchen and the spa. The former convent chapel is now a guest lounge with second floor library displaying artifacts. Butler service is included with every stay.
A restored 16th century seminary on the site of an ancient Inca palace, Hotel Monasterio was recently designated as the Best Hotel in South America by Condé Nast Traveler Awards. Along with a rich history, this 5-star establishment offers a successful blend of modernity and tradition. Simple and elegant, each room is unique in shape and decoration, and many provide beautiful views of the city and the surrounding courtyard. With every luxury imaginable at your disposal, you are certain to experience contemporary comfort in this historical atmosphere.
Situated in a historic home that combines Inca walls with colonial architecture, Casa Cartagena embodies the historical allure of Cusco city. Guests stay in one of 16 ample suites equipped with oxygen system and attended by private butlers who are happy to coordinate any request. Unwind after a day of touring at the courtesy cocktail hour. And enjoy beauty treatments with an Andean twist at the onsite Qoya Spa.
Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel is perfectly situated on a quiet street that leads to Plaza Regocijo and the Plaza de Armas beyond. The 16th century mansion has been impeccably restored and features a superb collection of colonial Andean art on its walls. Guest rooms are equipped with all the essentials including LCD TV, minibar, safe, bathrooms with electric floor heaters, and intelligent oxygen system to ease the adjustment to altitude.
Palacio Manco Capac oozes historical charm. The 5-room hotel is located on San Cristobal Hill halfway between Sacsayhuaman and the Plaza de Armas. The property is a restored republican-era house built on the remains on an Inca palace. Surrounded by eucalyptus trees and beautifully furnished, each of the 5 rooms is equipped for comfort and include King size bed, private bathroom, flat screen TVs with cable, and WiFi.
For a sumptuous stay in the Inca imperial city, La Casona has no rival. Among its illustrious guests: conquistador Diego de Almagro and Libertador Simon Bolivar. Its 11 suites are arranged around a center patio. Pre-Columbian textiles and colonial furniture adorn the walls. Chimneys, heated floors, and bathtubs make for a pampered stay. With its location on Plaza Nazarenes 2 minutes from the Plaza de Armas, this 5-star hotel places guests in the middle of the action.
For an upgraded experience, our Superior hotels feature impressive common areas, spacious rooms. Some hotels of this type include amenities found in higher class hotels, including pools, spas, or terraces. Superior level hotels are closest to North American 4 star standards.
Friendly staff, a casual atmosphere, and eye-catching decor greet guests at the excellent Mercado Tunqui. The lovely courtyard introduces the hotel’s characteristic blend of colonial and contemporary architecture with comfortable lounge seating. Rooms range from spacious singles to luxurious suites to accommodate all sorts of travelers. Enjoy drinks and dinner at the on-site bar and restaurant, both of which feature local ingredients fresh from the market.
Built in a large colonial house dating back to the 18th century, the hotel is ideally located in the center of Cusco, just a few blocks from the main square in the direction of Koricancha. Relax in the beautiful courtyard with its gurgling stone fountain, one of Cusco’s emblematic colonial sights, and get lost in the intriguing maze of corridors that lead you to the various patios. Casa Andina’s first upscale hotel in Cusco features 93 heated rooms with private bathrooms, cable television, telephones, hairdryers, and in-room safes. The hotel is equipped with a gourmet restaurant, a bar and 3 courtyards.
In the heart of Cusco, the Hotel Novotel is constructed around the frame of a charming 16th century colonial building, included a central courtyard covered with a glass dome. The hotel has 99 spacious rooms, each equipped with queen size bed, minibar, cable TV, and safe. The Plaza de Armas, Qorikancha temple, and other major attractions are within easy walking distance.
Costa del Sol was the 17th century mansion of Marquis de Picoaga. Today it offers a perfect base to explore the Incan imperial capital. The Cusco Cathedral and Plaza de Armas are a 2-minute walk away. Each of the 90 guest rooms boasts high-speed Wi-Fi, cable TV, and safe. Several well-reviewed restaurants are within walking distance, but you can also stay in and enjoy room service.
Located 2 blocks from Koricancha Temple and 4 blocks from the Plaza Armas, the newly renovated Sonesta Hotel Cusco offers warm hospitality and contemporary comforts. Choose from 127 rooms including superior, executive, and suite with twin, double, or king size beds. All are equipped with private bathroom with bathtub, mini-bar, WiFi, LCD TV with cable, and panoramic views over the mountains or the city.
Two blocks from the Plaza de Armas, a fully restored 16th century mansion serves as the setting for Andean Wings Boutique Hotel. Each of the 17 rooms and suites is uniquely decorated with original antiques and art that bring colonial Cusco to life. LCD cable TV, heaters, minibar, and WiFi come as standard.
Situated just down the street from San Pedro Market and 800 meters from the main Plaza de Armas, the Union Hotel Cusco is a friendly hotel with 43 rooms arranged around a lovely courtyard with colonial fountain. Rooms are furnished with modern comforts and colorful decorative touches that evoke the region. King-size bed, 40" LCD TV, mini-bar, and individual coffee machine come as standard.
Simple, clean, and bursting with character, our Comfort hotels offer superb value without compromising style, location or amenities. Comfort level hotels are closest to North American 3 star standards.
Less than 10 minutes from the Plaza de Armas, the lovely El Retablo offers 17 rooms spread on 2 floors. Walls and ceilings are painted in bright patterns inspired by Andean folk art. Choose from 10 superior and 7 superior deluxe rooms decorated with handwoven tapestries and equipped with TV, safety box, heater, and private bathroom with shower.
Hotel San Agustin Plaza boasts a central location on bustling Avenida El Sol across from the impressive Koricancha Temple and 2 blocks from the Plaza de Armas. Choose from 77 rooms; all feature a private bathroom with shower, LCD TV with cable, free WiFi, safety box, and minibar. Additional facilities at this hotel include business center, oxygen service, luggage storage, and hot beverage station.
Taypikala Cusco sits on a quiet side street just behind Santo Domingo Church. The hotel features 51 rooms and 12 suites, each with free WiFi, flat screen TV, heating, safety box, shower and bathtub. Suites additionally include a spa tub. The Plaza de Armas is within 10 minutes' walking distance.
Modest, functional, clean, and comfortable, Casa Andina Cusco Plaza is centrally located one block from the Plaza de Armas. Stone archways provide a scenic entry into a cozy lobby. A top-floor breakfast room provides views of the Cathedral. Rooms are available with 1 full or 2 twin beds. Each includes private bathrooms, heating, free WiFi, cable TV, desk, safety deposit box.
Casa Andina Standard San Blas features a lovely courtyard and spectacular views to the Andes mountains. A superb location places guests just steps from the artisan workshops and boutique shops of the San Blas neighborhood. Its 73 rooms are equipped with Wi-Fi, cable TV, hair dryer, and safe. Guests have use of the business center and the unlimited free coffee and tea in the lobby.
The restored colonial mansion of Francisco Pizarro, Tierra Viva Cusco Plaza boasts a great location just 300 meters from the Plaza de Armas. Traditional arches, columns, and stone walls were preserved in the renovation, while the inner patio is topped with a beautiful skylight dome. Enjoy one of the 20 rooms, each with King or Queen-size bed, private bathroom, LCD TV with cable, free WiFi, heating, hairdryer, and safety deposit box.
Around the corner from the Plaza de Armas, steps from the Machu Picchu Museum, shops, galleries, and restaurant, Maytaq Wasin offers a haven in the middle of the action. This fun, family-run hotels features 27 cozy rooms and a bright terrace with great city views. The downstairs Mutu cafe has become a favorite spot for dinner with live music.
Featuring a lovely rooftop terrace with views over Cusco, Hotel Andenes al Cielo sits is a beautifully restored colonial mansion a short walk from the Plaza de Armas. Warm earthy tones and polished wood floors create a tasteful ambience. Choose from rooms with full private baths, free WiFi, flat screen TV, heating, and a balcony or patio. Or upgrade to the penthouse apartment with kitchenette for extra space and privacy.
Quinta San Blas is located on a quaint street in the heart of San Blas. White washed walls, cobalt blue doors, Inca stones, and carefully chosen decorative pieces showcase the history and heritage of Cusco. Inside each of the 20 rooms and suite, you’ll find modern amenities, central heating, fine linens, feature pillows, free WiFi, and organic body lotions and soaps.
Abbitare Hotel is located in the historic center of Cusco in a building that dates to the 12th century and the rise of the Inca Empire. Inside the walls, however, is a modern oasis. Choose from 43 fully-appointed rooms with private bathroom, free WiFi, TV, heating, safety box, and organic bath amenities. Book the suite for views of Koricancha Temple from your room window.
Casa Esmeralda by Ananay Hotels is located in a quiet residential area about 15 minutes walking distance from the historic center of Cusco. With just 18 rooms in the hotel, guests enjoy personalized attention and space to enjoy the beautiful gardens, sun terrace, and common areas. Each room includes a king size bed, free WiFi, and satellite TV.