Aranwa Sacred Valley Hotel & Wellness
Aranwa Sacred Valley Hotel & Wellness is built on the banks of the Vilcanota River, on the lands of an old colonial hacienda of the 17th century, just half an hour from the city of Cusco, and 30 minutes from the train station in Ollantaytambo, en route to Machu Picchu. The hotel rooms are decorated in Colonial, Modern and Minimalist-styles.
Enjoy our unforgettable days in the suites of Aranwa Sacred Valley Hotel & Wellness, and let yourself go with its mystical atmosphere in the Sacred Valley that combines the magical encounter of two periods: the ancient Inca culture and colonial grandeur in one of the most beautiful sceneries of the world.
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This suite that has over 5382 square feet is the epitome of elegance. It has multiple areas so our guests can experience a completely pleasant stay. It is equipped with 2 bedrooms, Jacuzzi with chromotherapy, living room, dining room, kitchen, movie theater, musical corner with a piano, guitar and cajon, billiard room, telescope, terrace with heated pool, and a basement with a game room with a table pool, home theater, bar and a room for the security staff or babysitters.
Its facilities offer a tour through the Peruvian history – with its colonial carvings, paintings from the Cusco Art School, as well as modern elements with unique touches of the Andes. The prestigious Elite Traveler Magazine chose the Presidential Suite of Aranwa Sacred Valley, as one of the 101 best suites in 2009.Book nowGallery of photos
The hotel has 3 Lake Suites, which have been decorated based on the three main regions of Peru: coast, highlands and jungle.
They are located on small islands surrounding the facilities, and all of them offer a privileged view of the vegetation and mountains that surround the hotel. They are duplex, and can accommodate up to six people.
- The Limeña Suite offers an environment inspired on the coast. It has a total area of 1884 square feet divided into living room, kitchenette, terrace, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an indoor counter-current swimming pool.
- The Cusqueña Suite provides an environment inspired on the mountains. It has a total area of 1787 square feet divided into living room, kitchenette, terrace, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and Jacuzzi.
- The Shipiba Suite provides an environment inspired on the jungle. It has a total area of 1787 square feet divided into living room, kitchenette, terrace, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and Jacuzzi.
The Hotel has 6 River Suites with more than 1,464 square feet, 2 duplex and 4 flats. Each suite includes a lovely bedroom, dining room, kitchenette, a living room, fireplace and Jacuzzi.Book nowGallery of photos
All offer a beautiful view of the Vilcanota River. They can accommodate up to two people.
A splendid architecture and attention to detail make the hotel a very welcoming atmosphere. It has 115 rooms with modern and colonial style, including 14 suites.
Check in: 12:00 PM – Check out: 09:00 AM
All rooms and suites feature:
- Wireless Internet access
- Temperature Control System
- 32″ LCD TV
- Telephone with national and international line
- Work desk with DC Plug
- Electronic Safe
- Mini bar
- Hair Dryer
- Fine bathrobes and slippers
- Iron and ironing board
- Heated towel rack
- Room service
The hotel offers various services and facilities that are available to all its guests:
- Free wireless Internet in all areas
- Event room for 250 people
- Fully equipped Business Center
- Private parking
- Swimming pool
- Pyramid of orchids
- Laundry service
- Money exchange
- Beauty saloon
- Art gallery
- Movie Theater
- Exhibition of antiques
- Golf carts
Culture is always present in the hotel, offering various art spaces that combine with the concept of the hotel, art and history, elegance and relaxation.
In the art gallery of Aranwa Sacred Valley Hotel & Wellness you can see paintings of Jose Sabogal, Enrique Camino Brent, Pedro Azabache, Juan Machicado, Vinatea Reinoso, Carlos Revilla, Angel Chavez, Gerardo Chavez, Enrique Polanco, Luis Palau, Victor Turpo Jose Coronado, among other well-known artists. The gallery is divided into three levels, and reproductions of the paintings can be purchased at the hotel shop, Qhatu Store.
Space dedicated to one of the most prominent Peruvian and Latin American photographers, recognized for his snapshots of intense social, historical and ethnic content. The images of Martin Chambi reflect the aristocracy, customs and traditions; the meaningful use of light and composition is why his photographs go beyond time. He was the first to portray the archaeological discovery of Machu Picchu in photography, after the arrival of Hiram Bingham to the Inca city in 1911.
Keeping the architectural style of the 17th century, the Temple of Saint Peter and Saint Paul is a sign of Catholicism rooted in Peru. The chapel has an altarpiece made in gold leaf, paintings of the Cusco Art School, and a organ pipe brought from Berlin.
In the museum you can see not only some parts of the colonial time of the Main House, but also the most complete collection of Peruvian furniture, paintings, golden frames, sculptures and liturgical ornaments.
You can enjoy interesting documentaries of the main attractions of Peru, as well as your favorite movies. It is designed and implemented with high technology, and it can be a place for entertainment for the whole family.
The library has a collection of Peruvian art books and tourist destinations, and offers a comfortable and pleasant environment. Old books and CDs can be found that provide useful information about Peruvian culture in different languages.
The hotel can help you plan various activities of adventure and fun.
Tours: Machu Picchu, Ollantaytambo, Pisac, Salinas de Maras, among other beautiful places.
- Mountain biking
- Horseback riding
- Via ferrata
- Pizza Night
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The hotel also offers other activities so our guests can enjoy Peruvian culture and cuisine.
Please, check our weekly activity program and special activities for Fiestas Patrias (Independence Day).- 1509
This archaeological site has a highly engineered construction showing the grandeur of the architecture of the Inca culture. It is characterized by the existence of large agricultural terraces that are divided into rectangular and semicircular tiers.
The distance from the village of Pisac to the archaeological complex is about 10 kilometers, which is equivalent to 20 minutes drive. To visit the town of Pisac you can book a car through the hotel reservations department.
Archaeological Complex of Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo is strategically located in the ancient Inca trail to Machu Picchu, located in the district of the same name. Guests can appreciate the Inca constructions that were reused by the colonizers. It can be described in four sectors:
Terraces: a formidable platform group south of Ollantaytambo.
Raqay Mañay Plaza: also called Kuychipunku, located to the right of Patakancha River. In this area there is a general access door.
“The Real Casa del Sol” area of the temples, the abode of the nobility and astronomical observation.
Ollantaytambo is approximately 25 kilometers from the hotel.
The village of Chinchero is considered one of the most beautiful villages of Peru, with a unique character, traditions and ancient customs. The main attractions of this route are the colonial church of Chinchero, Inca archaeological site and the beautiful landscape. During the time of the Incas, here was the road leading directly to Machu Picchu.
When visiting the colonial church, you see that it was built on Inca walls in 1607, and a bell tower with arched windows complete the decoration. There is an altar inside with baroque decoration completely covered in gold leaf and silver ornamental.
This wonderful city is only 14.5 km away from the hotel.
Restaurant Gourmet Pukawi
The restaurant offers a cuisine of high standards, and a menu that reflects a journey between cultures maintaining the essence of the Andean tradition, combined with new gastronomy trends. The menu - designed by the renowned chefs Miguel Hernandez, Carlos Mayta and Gonzalo Ruiz de Somocurcio - offers a sophisticated and contemporary proposal that includes the best products from our garden. The restaurant has a seating capacity of 134 people.Download Menu
Kusi Pisco Bar & Sushi Bar
The bar has two levels, both of which surround a cozy fireplace. Their cocktails are made with pisco and other spirits of international renown, developed by Hans Hilburg. It has seating and standing capacity of 50 people.Download Menu
A bar featuring Japanese Peruvian Fusion with Andean touches typical of the Sacred Valley. Guests can enjoy delicious dishes with fresh ingredients, from the traditional sushi to the delicious tempura, sashimi, temaki, among others.
The proposal includes a selection of wines stored in the cellar of the restaurant. The place offers the most exclusive collection of wines.
A lighter proposal with local products and views of the chapel and mountains surrounding the hotel. It has a seating capacity of 134 people.
Colonial Kitchen of the Casona- Museum
The Mansion´s Museum has a kitchen that belonged to the old Yaravilca Hacienda. It has cooking utensils from the 17, 18 and 19th centuries and a huge clay oven, where you delicious pizzas are prepared under the moonlight.
UNNO Spa is a unique wellness center that invites you to spend a few days to experience the best renovation treatments combining modern techniques with the ancient teachings of our Andean people. There are a variety of massages to renew your body and soul. Our spa, the largest in South America, offers an oxygen and aromatherapy room, hydrotherapy pools, Vichy shower treatment rooms, and a hyperbaric chamber.
It also has a meditation area for yoga, and a space for Andean rituals – including coca leaf reading, cleansing and Incan sauna with eucalyptus and herbs.View detail
The hotel has different rooms for organizing various social and business events, either in the patio, gardens or multipurpose room.View detail