We have listed our top choices of preferred hotels in Peru in both the luxury and premium categories.
Hotel Monasterio | Luxury selection
Centrally located on Calle Palacio, the Hotel Monasterio is one of Cusco’s premiere accommodations. It is a former monastery, as the name would suggest and national monument that was built in 1592. If you want to combine old world charm with luxury hotel services, then this is the place for you. Visit hotel website
Belmond Milaflores Park | Luxury selection
Set in one of Lima’s most fashionable areas, the Belmond Milaflores Park is a premium hotel in the heart of it all. Walking distance to restaurants and malls, this property has wonderful views of the Pacific Ocean.
This luxury hotel combines personalized service, exceptional dining and indulgent facilities to create the perfect base from which to explore. Colonial architecture, superb museums with Inca gold and Pre-Columbian antiquities, and glamorous shops, bars and restaurants are all just moments from the hotel. This hotel is for the discerning traveler. Visit hotel website.
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Sanctuary Lodge | Luxury selection
The Sanctuary Lodge is the only hotel situated adjacent to the great Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. This means that guests will be able to be the first to enter Machu Picchu and the last to leave, affording them a view of the archaeological site when most of the tourists have left. Guests can also sit on in the hotel gardens, enjoy Peruvian cuisine, while enjoying a view in of the Andean Inca city. Visit hotel website
Inkaterra | Premium selection
The Inkaterra Machu Picchu hotel sits on 12 acres of natural paradise, just across from the train station of Machu Picchu Pueblo, a town formerly known as Aguas Caliente. It is located at 2,450 meters (8,038 ft.) above sea level. To get to the hotel, you’ll walk across a bridge from the Aguas Caliente train station and enter Peru’s garden of Eden. The Inkaterra is both a hotel and a bird sanctuary. A 30 minute bus ride takes you from the town up to the Machu Picchu citadel. Buses begin at 6:30 a.m and run every half hour until 5 p.m. Visit hotel website
Hotel Rio Sagrado | Luxury Selection
This is a small quiet property with exceptional views of the Andes mountains and verdant fields. Rooms are delightfully appointed in Spanish-infused, Peruvian ranch style. Visit hotel website
Sol y Luna | Premium Selection
Sol y Luna is located in the Sacred Valley, also known as the Urubamba valley. Historically, the valley has been considered sacred. Today it remains an inspiring environment. The hotel property dotted with casitas, small house where guests stay in harmony with nature. The Andes Mountains are omnipresent and the property is filled with 35 bird species that enjoy the habitat around the property. Visit hotel website