Historically charming accommodations with all the amenities of a new hotel.
Adventurous visitors to Cusco will discover a range of modern amenities mixed with historical Peruvian charm at the JW Marriott El Convento. Aformer colonial convent turned luxurious and well-appointed hotel, this property offers easy access to area attractions such as Machu Picchu, the Urubamba Sacred Valley, Ollantaytambo and Pisaq. It also features historical Peruvian artifacts in its two exhibition halls. Hotel restaurants include Pirqa for modern Peruvian cuisine inspired by Incan architecture; Nina Soncco Lounge for casual, hearty cuisine served near a crackling fireplace; and Qespi Bar, which dishes up snacks, appetizers and locally flavored cocktails. Active guests can take a dip in the relaxation pool or whirlpool (towels are provided), and those looking to unwind will be appreciate the Health Club Spa, where scrubs, wraps, massages and facials can be ordered from the extensive menu. Additional amenities include complimentary coffee in the lobby, a knowledgeable concierge desk, evening turndown service, limousine service, complimentary newspapers, 24-hour room service and valet dry cleaning, as well as notable in-room amenities like oxygen enriched systems to help acclimate guests to the altitude (for a fee). Rooms also come with high-speed wireless Internet access, air-conditioning, mini-bars, robes and slippers, 42-inch LCD TVs and iPod-dock clock radios. The hotel's historic Panaka Meeting Room totals 1,422 square feet and accommodates parties of up to 130 guests.