Taypilaka Hotel Lago – Puno
Perched above the tranquil shores of Lake Titicaca’s eastern shoreline fifteen minutes from downtown Puno, Taypilaka Hotel Lago is a great choice for travelers seeking to enjoy the sacred Inca lake in peace and tranquility.
Away from the hustle and bustle of Puno and Juliaca, this beautiful Peruvian property offers guests spectacular views of Lake Titicaca’s calming waters and the golden-tinged plains of the surrounding altiplano. However, guests are still within close reach of many of the region’s most incredible sites including Sillustani, Lampa, and Islas Uros (“the floating islands”).
The hotel itself contains seventy-seven rooms in total, many of which boast tremendous views of the World’s Highest Navigable Lake. There are four room options to choose from: simple (single bed), doble/matrimonial, triple, and the suite. All rooms offer heating, telephone, safe, shower, bathtub, and extra pillows/blankets upon request. Each of the four suites contains a refrigerator, fireplace, and whirlpool bathtub. Room service assistance is available 24 hours a day throughout the hotel.
In addition to its splendid location overlooking Lake Titicaca, Taypilaka Hotel Lago has plenty of amenities to help relax the mind. The restaurant offers modern Peruvian food with interesting native products from around the area. Like many of the guest rooms, the restaurant also overlooks Lake Titicaca. Breakfast in the lake view restaurant is truly the perfect way to start a day filled with Andean adventures and Aymara cultural experiences. Other amenities at Taypilaka Hotel Lago include a sauna with jacuzzi, two conference rooms, a yoga room, pool, a handicrafts store, and a meditation and relaxation area. There is also WiFi offered throughout much of the hotel.
For guests seeking a nice, relaxing 4-star hotel on Lake Titicaca, Taypilaka Hotel Lago is undoubtedly one of the best lodging options in Puno.