What We Love
- Rates include three meals per day, cocktails at meals and hotel activities (kayaking, hiking or mountain biking)
- Panoramic views of Lake Titicaca from every suite
- The suite’s heated floors keep your feet warm
- Local textiles and the vivid Andean colors in the suites
- Free WiFi
- Watching the breathtaking sunsets with a pisco sour in hand
What To Know
- There is a two-night minimum stay
- Alcohol is included, but certain top-shelf liquors and special wines are an additional cost
- The hotel offers a 90-minute van service from Juliaca airport ($78 per person)
- No ATMs in these parts, so bring plenty of cash
- Lake Titicaca sits at an altitude of 12,500 feet, so the air can be thin and sunblock is a must
- It gets very chilly at night and on the water, so bring a sweater
- The closest city, Puno, is 20 miles away
- Members will be charged a 18% IVA tax by the property upon check-in that is exempt to foreigners of Peru. To avoid this fee, be sure to provide documentation at the time of check-in
- Free WiFi
- Parking On Site
You’ll be on a lake with a stay at Titilaka Hotel in Tililaca.
Make yourself at home in one of the 18 guestrooms featuring MP3 docking stations and minibars. Your bed comes with down comforters, and all rooms are furnished with sofa beds. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries.
Pamper yourself with onsite massages or make use of the other amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and gift shops/newsstands.
Grab a bite to eat at the hotel’s restaurant, where you can enjoy drinks at a bar and dine alfresco (weather permitting). Or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Featured amenities include laundry facilities, a library, and coffee/tea in the lobby. Free self parking is available onsite.
How to Get There
This small but incredible hotel was our last stop in Peru. What an ending to a fabulous trip. The guides the service the food the welcoming atmosphere all create a place we will never forget. We met some wonderful travelers there and shared an afternoon and lovely dinner together
The hotel is just so charming no one should go to Peru without experiencing Titilaka
The lodge may (intentionally) look simple from the outside, but is very well appointed and comfortable on the inside. The staff are beyond friendly and helpful. The food is high quality and the breadth of offerings is impressive for a lodge with only 18 rooms. The activities are well developed and meaningful. For example, the lodge has an exclusive relationship with one of the Urus islands, resulting in lodge guests not being part of the typical conveyor belt to visit the floating islands. This is a very special property. It is worth noting that it is remote. It is about a two-hour drive from the airport in Juliaca, so it merits a stay longer than two nights (which is the minimum). We stayed for three nights and would have gladly stayed for a couple more had we the time.
Lake Titicaca is at about 12,500 feet, which is over 1000 more than Cusco. Most guests visit Titilaka after acclimating to altitude in Cusco, Machu Picchu, and the Sacred Valley, which makes sense. We went from sea level to Titilaka, which was a bit aggressive. The staff was quite accommodating and helped with oxygen a few times when we requested. The majority of guests fly down from Cusco as there are not many alternatives for acclimating prior to going to Lake Titicaca. Arequipa / Colca Canyon are possibilities, but there are no flights and instead involve a multi-hour drive.
Stunning location, well trained, caring and friendly staff, beautiful food.
This place has an etherial yet comforting feeling from the moment you arrive.
Try the chicken soup if you have a little altitude sickness.
There is SO much I could say about this place but I think you must go and try for yourself :)
I spent 3 days at Titlaka to round out a whirlwind trip through Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu. It was an exquisite treat! The accommodations are both simple and luxurious. The service is great. The dining and cocktails are unique and delicious. The ambiance and atmosphere on property is rustic and cultured and peaceful. Titilaka does well at leaving nothing to be desired.
We loved our 2 night stay at Titilaka. Every member of the staff was kind and eager to pamper us in any way possible. The room was gorgeous, with a stunning view of Lake Titicaca. We would like to especially commend Alberth, who was our guide on three separate excursions. Alberth grew up on the floating islands; he had an uncanny ability to find birds and eggs among the reeds, and great knowledge of the culture and history of the communities in and around the lake. Alberth took us on a fascinating tour of the floating islands, took us out sailing and canoeing, kept us safe and entertained, and is also a gifted photographer. We had a 6 hour flight delay on the morning of our departure, and we appreciated that Abel took us back to the hotel, where we were offered a fresh room to rest in during our delay. The food, surroundings, and service at the hotel were all first class. We hope to return some day!