A traditional Andean hideaway with an excellent spa and authentic cuisine.

Immerse yourself in the traditions of the Andes at this unique Relais & Châteaux hotel which is nestled in the enchanting Sacred Valley. Hummingbirds flit in tropical gardens which are home to excellent restaurants, a pretty pool and charming cottages.

Dine on creative seasonal Peruvian cuisine at the sophisticated Killa Wasi restaurant which is adorned with colonial-style murals and charming fireplaces. Explore nearby Incan ruins and enjoy activities including horse-riding, kayaking, a Peruvian Paso horse riding demonstration and cooking classes. The hotel's spa Yacu Wasi – which translates to 'the house of water' is the perfect spot to unwind after a day exploring the incredible Sacred Valley. Choose from a range of treatments, participate in yoga or t'ai chi or make use of the fitness centre and sauna.

The cosy bungalows are made of local stone and are dotted throughout the lodge's beautiful gardens. Each one is individually decorated with colonial-style furniture, Peruvian textiles and an original mural. They feature high ceilings, a living area, free Wi-Fi and a terrace overlooking the gardens. The intimate Superior Casitas are split-level and the Deluxe Casitas offer extra space and feature a wood-burning fireplace. The Premium Casitas are more spacious and have a separate living area, a wood-burning fireplace, a minibar, and a Jacuzzi on the terrace.

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Key information

Less than a mile from the centre of the town of Urubamba in the delightful Sacred Valley. Approx. one hour from Cuzco and 15 minutes from the train station in Ollantaytambo.

Airport transfer time: Approx. 1 hour from Cuzco airport
Rooms: 43

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Accommodation information

43 bungalows

Activities

• Indulge in a spot of pampering at the hotel's Yacu Wasi ('House of Water') Spa — treatments include the Andean Experience, where you'll spend time in the sauna before a massage and 30-minute slot in the Jacuzzi with a glass of wine • Discover some of Sacred Valley’s finest folk art at the Kunata Wasi Boutique, with works by Peruvian artists such as Federico Bauer and Jaime Liebana and ceramicist Marilyn Denemostier • Head out on a half-day mountain bike tour to explore the local landscapes, from the Ruins of Ollantaytambo to the Glacier of Chicon

Dining

2 restaurants, bar

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