Lima. May 29 (ANDINA). Libertador Peru Hotel Chain. owned by Brescia Group. announced the soft opening of its luxury resort Urubamba Luxury Collection. located in the Inca's Sacred Valley in Cusco.
They expect to invest US$ 30 million in this resort especially designed for luxury-seeking tourists. who would spend an average of US$ 350 per day.
At the beginning of 2009. the company said the hotel was expected to open on August 1 but due to several factors. such as the international crisis and inundations in Cusco in early 2010. the opening date had to be changed.
“Other factors such as the purchase of environmentally friendly finishing materials. delayed more the construction starting.” the company's general manager Jorge Melero. pointed out.
The hotel will has a total area of 118 000 square meters distributed in a luxury spa. restaurant. temperate swimming pools. a train station and 128 rooms of 40 square meters each decorated with local materials.
The hotel in Urumbamba is part of a franchise agreement with the US Starwood Hotels & Worldwide Resorts. which involves a 200-million-dollar investment in the remodeling of Libertador Cusco Hotel and the construction of other two hotels in Urumbamba (Cusco) and San Isidro (Lima).
Starwood Hotels & Worldwide Resorts. is the owner. operator and franchisor of hotels and resorts such as Saint Regis. Luxury Collection. Westin. Le Meridien. Sheraton. Four Points by Sheraton. Aloft and Element.