Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel
Aguas Calientes, Peru
Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel is the newest (opened July 2007) and the most exclusive hotel in Aguas Calientes. The design is perfectly adapted to the surroundings permitting the sharing of culture, customs and wonders of the region’s inhabitants while offering breath-taking views and superior comfort.
The hotel offers 60 large and luxurious rooms in three categories: Superior Deluxe (46), Junior Suites (11) and Sumaq Suites (3), all of them equipped with Spanish shower, electronic smoke detection system, thermal heating, wireless Internet, frigobar, cable TV, radio mp3, dual 110/220 voltage and safety box, among other things.
The Qunuq restaurant is located on the second floor and offers wide open spaces for a fresh and bright feeling. The culinary style combines modern techniques of preparation and presentation with local ingredients for a modern cuisine combining elements from the coast, the Andes and the Amazon jungle. The Suquy Café-Bar is on the third floor and has a beautiful view of the river, looking towards the Portada del Sol (Sun Gate), the Inca Trail’s last stop.
The Axlla Spa stands out for its millenary therapeutic techniques related to thermal baths and use of medicinal plants used by the ancient Peruvians. This spa offers sauna, massage, steam rooms, Thai massage and Jacuzzi. The hotel offers laundry service, a reading room and a business center. Buffet breakfast and dinner is included.
(Information provided by the hotel.)