Luxury hotel description
High in the Peruvian Andes lies the historic city of Cuzco, famous for its unique blend of Spanish and Incan cultures. Located just off a tranquil square behind the main plaza of Cuzco, Casa Cartagena Boutique Hotel & Spa Cusco emerges after years of restoration, which respected the original design of the historic house, to become one of the most exclusive boutique hotels in the city. Its walls of carved stone, which combines warmth, elegance and perfection, invite you to experience the fascinating magic and traditional mysticism that will transport you through time in this historic Spanish house declared a cultural heritage site of Peru.
Its lovely atmosphere was built on an ancient Incan site, occupied by the ruling nobility of that time and from which it takes its name: Casa Cartagena, former property of the local Spanish ruler of Cuzco, Don Fernando Cartagena and Santa Cruz. This luxury hotel in Cuzco is an intimate refuge that has only sixteen spacious and comfortable suites, which perfectly blend the modern with the ancestral and luxury with the historical. The rooms are distributed symmetrically along a spacious patio of your dreams where time is suspended. It is located in the historic center of Cuzco, which was declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site.
Recovery from an exhausting trip to Machu Picchu or the Sacred Valley of the Incas with our Qoya Spa will be something truly unequalled. It can be perfectly complemented with a delicious dinner in our restaurant which offers the best of local cuisine, "La bodega de la Chola", where poet Pablo Neruda was inspired and Che Guevara shared bohemian nights; it is considered one of the best restaurants in Cuzco. All of these unique features of Casa Cartagena and our warm and personalized service will make your stay in Cuzco an experience you will never forget.
Casa Cartagena Cusco Boutique Hotel is located in the historic center, Calle Pumacurco # 336, 200 meters from Cusco`s Plaza Mayor (Main Square). Cusco was declared a World Heritage Site by the Unesco Casa Cartagena was built in an urban area exclusive to Inca Nobility; nowadays this area is still one of the most important and quiet in the city. Shops, restaurants, city attractions as well as typical cobblestone streets that represent a city with Spanish and Inca influences surround the hotel.
Boutique Hotel in Cusco, our 16 suites are divided in four categories:
- Luxury Properties Suites (431 square feet)
- Master Suites (from approximately 646 to 1077 square feet)
- Presidential Suite (approximately 1292 square feet.)
- Royal Suite (approximately 1615 square feet)
Our suites have been especially designed to make your stay in Casa Cartagena a pleasant experience. All of our suites feature individually controlled air conditioning and heating system; luxurious bathrooms with separate bathtub and tatami shower and an oxygen- enrichment system designed to help you acclimatize to the high altitude of the city.
8 LP SUITES
Spacious suites with private balcony (4) feature all the amenities you need to make you feel at home. All of our Luxury Properties Suites feature: Approximately 431 square feet/ 40 square meters, Individually controlled air conditioning and heating system, Oxygen-enrichment system., Mini-bar, Safety deposit box, Hair dryer, LCD TV with cable television, mp3 dock station., Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet Access, Bathroom bidet., Tatami shower, Bathtub with mineral salts.
6 LP MASTER SUITE
Colonial-style suites in the historic side of Casa Cartagena that maintain its architecture, design and size. Murals were found during the renovation process. Our spacious and comfortable suites offer a unique style and atmosphere. All of our LP master suites feature:
Sizes range from approximately 646 to 1077 square feet/ 60 to 100 square meters., Living room, Individually controlled air conditioning and heating system, Oxygen enrichment system
Mini-bar., Safety deposit box, Hair dryer, LCD TV with cable television, mp3 dock station, Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet Access, Bathroom bidet, Tatami shower,
Bathtub with mineral salts.,
LP Suite Presidencial
This colonial-style suite boasts a Republican era balcony with a privileged view of the
emblematic artisan neighborhood of San Blas. This suite offers independent social and private areas to better suit your needs The LP Presidential Suite features: 120 square meters/approximately 1292 square feet, King size bed, Beautiful terrace with colonial wood finishes, Bar, Spacious living room, Dining room, TV room with DVD player, mp3 dock station, Individually-controlled air conditioning and heating system, Oxygen-enrichment system, Mini-bar., Safety deposit box, Hair dryer, LCD TV with cable television, Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet Access,, International and domestic direct dial telephone, Hydromassage tub spacious enough to comfortably accommodate four people, Tatami shower, Bathtub with mineral salts, Bathroom bidet.
LP Suite Royal
This colonial-style suite is privileged by its view from the colonial-style stoned arch terrace that will allow you to experience a pleasant and calm atmosphere and enjoy the beautiful sight of the Cristo Blanco or White Christ. This suite has two levels for added comfort. 150 square meters., Beautiful stone terrace and XVII century colonial archery, Living room, Dining room, King-size bed, 2 queen size beds y private bathroom, Massage room, Dry sauna, Individually-controlled air conditioning and heating system, Oxygen-enrichment system., Mini bar, Safety deposit box, Hair dryer, LCD TV with cable television, mp3 dock station, Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet Access, International and domestic direct dial telephone, Hydromassage tub spacious enough to comfortably accommodate four people, Bidet in the bathrooms., Tatami shower.
Is a modern and sophisticated three level relaxation area distributed over 350 m2 in the historic center of Cusco. La Qoya spa was organically designed to make your stay in Cuzco more pleasant. The first level has an 8-meter hydro massage pool with healing stone trail and a relaxing spectacular view of the Artisans neighborhood of San Blas. The second level is devoted to the gentlemen`s care while the third level is reserved for especially for women.
La Qoya Spa offers toning treatments in steam saunas and massage rooms. All of our treatments include aromatherapy. The massage rooms and hydromassage pool are equipped with an oxygen enrichment system which can also be found throughout the entire hotel in order to make your stay as pleasant and relaxing as possible.
The Pre-Columbian Museum of Art (also known by its acronym MAP) dedicated to the display of archaelogical artifacts and examples of Pre-columbian artwork drawn from all regions of Pre-Columbian Peru is located few meters away from the hotel. You`ll find the The Inka museum, also known as the Archaeological Museum of Cusco which contains artifacts that trace Peruvian history from pre-Inca civilizations and Inca culture to the impact of the Conquest and colonial times on these native cultures on the way to the Cathedral, the Iglesia La Compañía de Jesús (Church of the Society of Jesus) and the Plaza Mayor (Cusco`s Main Square) . Other attractions such as The Korikancha or Temple of the Sun and the Museum of Religious Art are located close to the Plaza Mayor. Sacsayhuaman, (also called Saqsaywaman, which means Satisfied Falcon in Quechua) is one of the most imposing architectonic complexes inherited from the Inca Society and the site of a portion of Inti Raymi, the Festival of the Sun. It is located Within a 15 minute walking distancefrom the hotel. Located within a 5-minute walk, the Artisan neighborhood of San Blas, which rises into the hills above Cusco is characterized by steep cobblestone alleys that offer spectacular views of the city. You`ll find studios and workshops of artists and artisans was well as art galleries, ceramic shops and jewelry stores.
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