Sacred Valley Hotels
The Sacred Valley with its mild climate and sunny days is made to enjoy outdoors. This is the reason most hotels in the valley have large gardens and a lot of outdoor facilities. Sure it can also rain in the valley so a good room equipment is also important for the hotels here. For some of the main factors looking at for hotels in the Sacred Valley are; the open air facilities & views and the gastronomic options. As mentioned the Sacred Valley is made to enjoy outdoors. Therefore we find it important that the hotels we use have some garden or outdoors where out travelers can relax and unwind. As some hotels in the Sacred Valley are located in small villages or by itself in the countryside we feel that these hotels should have a good restaurant. If this would not be the case a town with restaurants has to be close by – preferably on walking distance. Here is a partial list of some of our favorite Sacred Valley Hotels. Let us know if you would like any specific recommendations for any of the towns in the Sacred Valley.
Sacred Valley Luxury Hotels
Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba
This luxury property is located outside the town of Huayllabamba and provides a beautiful place to enjoy the valley. The individual cabins located in large gardens behind a beautiful main building are located slightly uphill allowing for some great views and to enjoy the sunset or sunrise from your private balcony.
Aranwa Hotel and Spa Sacred Valley
Also located in Huayllabamba this beautiful hotel is located around an old hacienda and Andean chapel and provides both colonial as well as modern style rooms. On the hotel grounds we also find a complete Spa, gym, outdoor swimming pool, outdoor Jacuzzi, cinema, art gallery and orchid house.
Sol y Luna Hotel
This Chateaux & Relais property is beautifully located in the Sacred Valley in different spacious cabins spread over lush green gardens. The hotel provides a gourmet restaurant, outdoor swimming pool and small Spa as well as the great service the hotel is so known for.
Sacred Valley Superior Hotels
Sonesta Yucay Hotel
This hotel is located in the quaint town of Yucay in the heart of the valley. Next to a beautiful old square this hotel is housed in a former monastery and some of the rooms are located in this building full of history. The hotel has large beautiful gardens with some Inca terracing and even an actual chapel. Two in house restaurants, a bar and coffee shop make sure that all guests several options for the inner self as well.
Casa Andina Premium Sacred Valley
Located in the town of Yanahuara, this 4* hotel provides a beautiful hotel to enjoy the perks of the Sacred Valley; green nature, tranquility and lovely views will all be features of your stay at this Sacred Valley Hotel. Rooms are equipped with all amenities and have a private balcony to enjoy the surroundings to the fullest.
Sacred Valley Skylodge
Probably the only 1000 star hotel in Peru. These glass pods are suspended against a mountain wall in the Sacred Valley about 120 meters above the valley floor. Each pod can hold up to 4 passengers who will enjoy a 360º view of the Sacred Valley and the sky above. Equipped with all basic necessities and private deck on top of the pod this is truly a unique experience.
Sacred Valley Standard Hotels
Located on the road to the train station in Ollantaytambo this hotel makes for a great base in the Sacred Valley. Having the quaint town of Ollantaytambo to enjoy and the accessibility of the trains to Machu Picchu. Beautiful gardens allow for some great views of the surroundings.
El Albergue Ollantaytambo
The Albergue Hotel is located in the old train station building in Ollantaytambo and therefore provides the ideal stop before your trip to Machu Picchu. This cozy hotel has a nice garden and clean, warm rooms with excellent services. The hotel also boasts a great restaurant for guests as non-guests.
La Hacienda Valley
On the outskirts of Urubamba, about 10 minutes from the main road this hotel provides large rooms located in several buildings spread out over the beautiful gardens with views on the valley. All rooms have a private balcony allowing to absorb the valley and its views.
Sacred Valley Budget Hotels
The new hotel Miranda is located in the heart of Ollantaytambo between the bridge and the main square. Only 10 minutes from the station this hotels is a great hotel to end your day in the valley and start you day to Machu Picchu the next. Some rooms offer views of the Ollantaytambo ruins.
Hotel Sol Ollantay
This hotel located at the bridge in Ollantaytambo provides clean, basic rooms combined with an excellent location. Only minutes from the train station the hotel makes for a great base after or before your trip to Machu Picchu. Some of the rooms have a private balcony featuring great views of the ruins.
Located on the entrance of the town of Ollantytambo, the Samanapaq provides simple, clean rooms equipped with all basics for those looking to have the convenience of Ollantaytambo and the quietness of the valley. Large gardens invite to stroll around and with some luck see the hummingbirds that often flock here.