El Mercado Tunqui

El Mercado Tunqui is located in the heart of Cusco. Featuring original and eye-catching interiors and exceptional customer service that starts right at the very beginning of the adventure, in Cusco itself.

Mercado is the Spanish word for market, and El Mercado Tunqui occupies the premises of a former market located only a couple of blocks from Cusco’s main Plaza de Armas. A market is an expression of a town’s culture and traditions, a space where these may be appreciated, fostered and protected. Visiting a market is an effective way of obtaining a deep and lasting impression of a city, a place where its pulse may be felt. Just as the countryside’s best products are brought to a market, El Mercado Tunqui brings the magic of the Apus—the spirits of the mountains—to the city. The hallmarks of the Mountain Lodges of Peru experience—exceptional service, warm Peruvian hospitality and attention to details are found at El Mercado Tunqui, creating a perfect beginning for any journey into the beautiful landscapes and fascinating cultures of Peru.

Dining at El Mercado Tunqui

On-site restaurant La Taberna offers great fresh market food, tapas and specialty drinks for lunch, dinner and cocktail hour. You can also enjoy a meal or drinks with friends outdoors in the lovely courtyard.

Accommodations at El Mercado Tunqui

Rooms are welcoming, with original decor and all amenities, including wi-fi, cable tv and more. Marble bathrooms offer a separate rain shower. Junior suites include a fireplace and stand-alone bath tub, while the main suite offers spacious interiors ideal for a family or special occasion.