Editor Picks: 7 Luxury & Boutique Hotels in Cusco

by Scott Dylan  |  Published July 2, 2018

No destination in South America attracts more visitors per year than Cusco. A short drive from the mountaintop Inca fortress of Machu Picchu, Cusco is a captivating destination in its own right. Dubbed the Navel of the World by its pre-Hispanic founders, nearly every building in Cusco sits on ancient Inca foundations.

There’s certainly no shortage of palatial luxury hotels in Cusco. The only challenge is picking one that suits your tastes and budget. We’ve chosen the best based on factors such as design, historical appeal, location and price. Here are our favourites: