This attractive colonial-style hotel enjoys a prime location in the imposing Plaza de Armas, the main square in Trujillo. It is an excellent base from which to explore the region's archaeological sites which include pre-Inca Chan Chan and the sun and moon temples. It's also just a 15-minute drive from the popular coastal resort of Huanchaco.
Las Bovedas restaurant is open from 6.30 each morning for a generous buffet breakfast. You can also enjoy tasty lunches and dinners here. When not out exploring you can relax over a drink in the cosy bar, chatting to other guests, or unwind in the lounge as you catch up with some reading or use one of the computers to get in touch with friends and family back home. The pool is in the pretty courtyard which also has a terrace with plenty of sun loungers. Other facilities include a sauna and a gym.
Guest rooms are air conditioned and have private bathrooms. All feature LCD TV, internet access and 24-hour room service. Some rooms look out over the main square while others have views of the courtyard and pool.
Open: Libertador Trujillo is open all year.
Location: The hotel is in in a corner of the main square of Trujillo, the Plaza de Armas, with views of the cathedral and other colonial buildings. It is a 10-minute drive from Chan Chan and 15 minutes from the beach. The airport is also just 15 minutesâ€™ drive away.
Rooms: The hotel has 79 rooms, all en-suite and air conditioned. They have 32â€ LCD TVs, internet access and 24-hour room service. Some rooms are interconnecting. Suites offer more generously sized accommodation and have minibars and Jacuzzis. Some rooms face the main square and others overlook the central courtyard, which tend to be quieter.
Activities: The hotel is ideally placed for visiting the pre-Inca ruins at Chan Chan, the largest adobe city in the world, and the Sun and Moon Temples (also known as Huaca del Sol and Huaca de la Luna). Huanchaco beach and fishing village is just a 15-minute drive away. You can also stroll around the historic centre of Trujillo, admiring the colonial architecture.
Facilities: There is a swimming pool in the central courtyard, with a terrace with sunny and shaded sitting areas. The gym, located on the top floor, is open all day, as is the sauna. The light and airy Bovedas Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and serves local as well as international dishes. Thereâ€™s a cosy bar for pre and post dinner drinks. The lounge has ample seating and computers free for guests to use.
Dining: Meals are served at individual tables.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome. .
Health: This is a low risk malarial area.
Communication: There is free Wi-Fi internet access throughout the hotel.
Cusco, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Titicaca, jungle, Colca Canyon, Chan Chan and Sipan ... this trip has it all.
"Good hotel in non tourist area"