New Hotels Archive

JW Marriott Cusco – Not Your Typical Chain Hotel

We skip a lot of international chain hotels on Luxury Latin America when deciding which ones are the “best of the best” in a given city. Too often the versions in Santiago or Mendoza look the same as the ones in Newark or Dallas, which is not the kind of place we want to highlight [...]

A New Luxury Hotel in Cafayate, Argentina

Grace Hotels is known for outstanding luxury hotel properties in such diverse places as Morocco, Connecticut, and Greece, so we’re happy to see them land in Argentina in a town that really needed them: Cafayate, Argentina. You see, Cafayate once had a hotel that was quite swanky and was part of the Starwood Luxury Collection, [...]

New Mendoza Wine Hotel, Entre Cielos

There are quite a few inns and B&Bs scattered around the Mendoza Wine region of Argentina, but only a few that are geared to luxury travelers who want to sip and stay in style. Now there’s a new option in the Lujan de Cuyo area thanks to the opening of Entre Cielos. That strange white [...]

El Secreto Resort in a Secret Spot on Ambergris Caye

Most of the luxury Ambergris Caye resorts of Belize that we’ve reviewed are a short hop from the main town of San Pedro. El Secreto is a different story, requiring a transfer by boat to the far end of the island. Once there, however, it does feel like a secret, a place tucked away where [...]

New Alvear Art Hotel in Buenos Aires

A lodging company with an 80-year prestigious reputation in Buenos Aires goes a different direction with Alvear Art Hotel. There are a few major shifts happening in the world of luxury travel this decade and one of them is a changing of the guard in who is spending big money at upscale hotels. The traditional [...]

Just Opened – Awasi Patagonia in Chile

In some countries we have a regular correspondent living there, so we’re able to check out brand new luxury hotels and resorts as soon as they open up, like the new Awasi Patagonia. That’s it at the top. It kind of makes you want to pull up Vayama and start looking at plane ticket prices [...]