Peru: Acqua invests $10million in five-star hotel in Urubamba, Cusco

Hotel chain Acqua Hotel Resort Spa announced today they will invest more than 10 million dollars in the construction of a five star hotel located in the valley of Urubamba, about 80 km from Cusco city.

Acqua’s marketing manager, Gonzalo Tafur, said that the hotel spa will have 115 colonial rooms, including a presidential suite, 15 suites and 99 standard rooms.

“The 500 square-meter presidential suite will include two bedrooms (a matrimonial and a double room), two living rooms, one dining room, a terrace, a pool, an observatory, as well as a movie and music theater”, detailed Tafur to Andina news agency.

Furthermore, the project will include the construction of an artificial lake, two restaurants, a bar, a sushi bar, an art gallery, a library, a museum, and a movie theater for 25 people, he added.

Tafur detailed that the total area of the hotel is ten hectares, but they will only use six hectares in the first stage of construction.

The remaining four hectares will be used for the second stage, which will take place in 2010.

News source: ANDINA