The hotel is a historical building dating back to 1794 which contains a little chapel, museum; inner courtyard and an ancient home to the “Casa de la Moneda” (Mint House) what makes this place a living museum than a hotel. It's a great colonial mansion situated in the historic center of Arequipa city, this luxury boutique hotel is a few meters from the main plaza and the "Santa Catalina" convent.
The hotel was meticulously restored and remodeled in 2008 after more than a century of neglect; the hotel features high vaulted ceilings, two spacious colonial courtyards, and an elegant gourmet restaurant that the lengthy restoration unearthed numerous surprises, including original frescoes, reliefs, and even a long chapel hidden from view.
The "Casa Andina Private Collection" Arequipa hotel offers its guests great and panoramic views of the "Misti" volcano and the cathedral from its fourth floor. This boutique hotel also has an exclusive restaurant named "Alma Cocina Viva", which offers international cuisine combined with traditional dishes of Arequipa. Its guests can also take advantage of the massage room and dry sauna situated inside of the hotel. In addition, the hotel offers buffet breakfast, Wi-Fi throughout in area, internet center and an ATM on site.
The hotel features 41 spacious rooms located around two courtyards. Its senior and imperial suites, which occupy the original colonial manor; but its superior, traditional rooms and normal suites are located across the fourth floor of newly infrastructure.
All rooms are decorated in an Andean style; those have either a king-size or 2 full size beds; also feature a range of amenities, including flat-screen LED TVs, coffee and tea making facilities, safety box and mini-bars. Besides, rooms have luxury bathrooms as well as Wi-Fi internet access.
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a 24-hour business center. In addition, free buffet breakfast, dry cleaning, 24-hour front desk and a computer station.