Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel
Tucked away on 12 secluded acres in the shadows of Machu Picchu, the award-winning Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel is an Andean retreat designed to capture the authentic ambiance of Peru. A long time leader in sustainable accommodations, the Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel features 100% carbon neutral hotel stays and one of the best hotels near Machu Picchu.
Traditional stone pathways meander through lush gardens at this Machu Picchu, connecting 85 Peruvian casitas with the UNU Spa and the Café INKATERRA. These scattered villas contain terra cotta tile roofs that were handcrafted by local artisans, each carefully constructed to absorb natural light.
Andes Mountains Meet the Amazon Rainforest
The Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel is perched 8,038 ft. above sea level on the shores of the Urubamba River in a unique ecological zone where the Andes Mountains meet the Amazon Rainforest. The resulting scenery at this Aguas Calientes hotel gorgeous. Lush green forests cling to steep mountain slopes that rise thousands of feet above the valley floor. Sacred, snow-capped peaks tower above. Did we mention that Machu Picchu is within walking distance?
The property itself is beautiful, and the Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel is certainly the best Aguas Calientes hotel. An abundance of native Andean wildlife can be seen on the hotel grounds as well as a variety of heirloom flora. Hummingbirds, vizcachas, and even the Andean Cock the Rock, Peru’s national bird, can be seen on the property.Guests can select the Andean nature excursion of their desire at the hotel. The guides at this extraordinary Aguas Calientes hotel are likable and shed light on the ins-and-outs of the local habitat.
Andean Bear Sanctuary
Visitors can even witness the extraordinary Andean bear at the INKATERRA Andean Bear Sanctuary on the property. INKATERRA has taken in wild bears that have been captured, injured, or abused in order to provide a temporary refuge until they can be successfully released into the wild.
With an extraordinary property, an award-winning Spa, and unrivaled setting, it is not surprising that the Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel is widely regarded as one of the best hotels near Machu Picchu.