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Hotel Monasterio is the ideal base to explore
Dining: At El Tupay, you can sample Peruvian and international cuisine. You will experience the culinary diversity and tradition of past centuries.
Spa: The Incas believed that
Deluxe Touch: Have the Bath Butler draw you an Imperial Bath. Start with a glass of Kir Imperial. Your bath with be scented and coca leaves candles lit. You'll receive exfoliating gloves, fresh Andean cheese and honey and energizing salts.
Tel: 51 84 24 1777
Dining: Simple and local food is prepared and frequently there is a Quincho (traditional barbecue area), near the Estancia 2 de Enero with outdoor food activities where guests, staff and locals get together.
Spa: The nearby Casa de Baños
Deluxe Touch: Book one of the seven rooms with view to the Salto Chico waterfall.
Tel: 56 2 2066060
Turtle Inn on the south coast of
Dining: Mare serves Italian, French and local food. The inn has one of two brick pizza ovens on the entire island in
Spa: Try a Thai massage outside in a thatched building.
Deluxe Touch: Stay in the Chinese Matrimonial Suite, which features a 200-year-old fertility bed and a private garden.
Tel: 501 824 4912
The Alvear Palace Hotel is located in Recoleta, the most exclusive neighborhood in
Spa: The health club has an indoor heated swimming pool, gym with computerized fitness equipment, sauna and massage are available.
Deluxe Touch: Every guest has butler service, who will welcome you to the hotel, help you unpack your luggage, presses clothing and prepares a bath upon request. The butler also takes all room service orders and generally attends to anything you need.
Av Alvear 1891 (C1129AAA)
Buenos Aires .
An Orient-Express property, the
Dining: The Hotel Cipriani restaurant serves the very best of north Italian cuisine. Authentic Italian dishes include delicious Risotto di Zucca Profumato al Rosmarino and Maccheroncini con Pomodoro Melanzane e Tonno.
Spa: The Copacabana Palace Spa was set to open at the end of July 2007. It will be located over three floors with seven treatment rooms, two dual treatment suites, a fitness room, sauna, steam bath and relaxation area.
Deluxe Touch: Book a Penthouse suite, located on the 6th floor, which has been decorated with works of art, exotic carpets and French fabrics. Features include an all-marble bathroom, large balcony facing
Avenida Atlântica 1702
Rio de Janeiro/RJ,
Tel: +55 21 2548 7070
The Hotel Fasano Sao Paulo is considered the most elegant in
Dining: The Restaurant Fasano serves traditional Italian cuisine. National and international jazz stars perform in the Baretto.
Spa: The health club, a rooftop retreat with great views over the city, features a pool, baths, sauna, massage, fitness center and rare armchairs signed by Hans Wegner.
Deluxe Touch: The hotel's fleet of limousines will transfer you to and from the airport and other restaurants owned by the Fasano family.
Rua Vittorio Fasano, 88 01414-020
Tel: 55 11 3896 4000
Some of the world's best luxury hotels are located in
On the reverse side of a big business property, there are boutiques properties, such as the one owned by Francis Ford Coppola in