This hotel feels a little isolated but is within easy walking distance of Urubamba town and about 40 minutes taxi ride from Pisac.
A converted monastery with a still used chapel, rooms are set around small courtyards and are comfortable if basic.
It was however an ideal location for my fiancée and I to stay after flying into Cusco from Lima as my fiancée suffered from the change and altitude - the peace and quiet really helped her recover.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Urubamba is located to 76 km from Cusco, it is a stunning valley with an incredible scenic beauty, and historical heritage, thanks to its excellent location, it becomes the best starting point to visit Machu Picchu (just an hour and a half by train).The Recoleta Hotel is a historical religious monument built up in the XVII century. This charming Boutique hotel in the Sacred Valley of the Incas was and is the mixed races purest example of the colonial art. The Recoleta Hotel, cautiously remodeled in 2007, has all ascetic, monastic, and magical tradition of an ancient monastery, together with the comfort and technology will make you feel part of the spiritual mysticism of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. The Monasterio de la Recoleta Hotel is nearby the most important ruins of the Sacred Valley of the Incas such as Ollantaytambo, Pisac and Maras Moray. Its convenient location attracts travelers because it is ideal for acclimatization to the Cusco altitude, and for its pleasant climate and low altitude (2.700 m.a.s.l.), 700 m.a.s.l. less than Cuzco. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- San Agustin Monasterio De La Recoleta Hotel Sacred Valley, Peru - Urubamba