Urubamba, Sacred Valley
The hotel is a bit further from the Urubamba town than other hotels. Still, its location is perfect for enjoying some tranquil days. The property boasts 8 km away from Urubamba, 1 hour 15 minutes from the center of Cusco, and only 25 minutes from Ollantaytambo town, the starting point for exploring Machu Picchu.
The architecture and rooms in this hotel are designed with a mix of wood, stone, and adobe, giving them a warm atmosphere. There are 36 rooms with a heating system, wooden beams across the ceiling, and a private balcony or terrace in each of them.
The bathroom has a bathtub or shower and a hairdryer. Amenities include a safe and a complimentary bottle of water, plus housekeeping is available daily.
Tierra Viva has lovely gardens, stone pathways, terraces, picnic areas, a game room with small library gift shops. You can also head to the spa for a massage after a long day.
The Ayasca restaurant is one of the most impressive gabled roof constructions in the area, surrounded by green spaces and immersed in a beautiful natural landscape. This restaurant serves local and international dishes using fresh and genuine local products from the valley.
- Don’t forget to look in the garden of the hotel for alpacas.
- There are beautiful and spacious grounds where you can easily spend a few hours wandering around, sitting in a hammock, sipping Coca Tea, etc.
- This hotel promotes the development and care of the environment, in addition to spreading the Andean culture. Its philosophy is to care about the scenery using local materials such as adobe, wood, and stone (85% of its buildings are biodegradable).