Bohemian Barranco is Lima’s premier districts. Situated on the cliff tops at the southern end of the bay of Lima, it’s unique microclimate offers some repsite from the humidity of the rest of Lima, particulary during the months of May to October. Barranco is home to some of the capital’s finest galleries including MATE (Photographer Mario Testino’s gallery) The Pedro de Osma Museum, and Galleria Lucia de la Puente which is just next door to our hotel. Barranco is a perfect location for a hotel in Lima, close to all tourist facilities as well a s being vibrant and bohemian district.
With Peruvian food in the international spotlight for the best part of the last decade, Barranco is also home to the famed Chala and Cala restaurants, and many of Lima’s finest restaurants including Astrid and Gaston and Central are just minutes away from our centrally located property. Barranco is a fantastic district to explore on foot. We have a daily orientation walk departing our hotel at 5pm daily, taking in some of Barranco’s famed sites including a walk along the Malecon. Central Barranco is a short stroll away and home to some impressive historical homes, churches and a vibrant plaza with resident artists and food stalls. Barranco is also home to some of Lima’s most unique stores, designer goods and handicraft stores are spread throughout the district and the fantastic Dedalo gallery and cafe is located accross the street from Casa Republica.
Barranco as a district came to light in the early part of the 20th century as a seaside resort for the wealthy aristocracy in Lima. During this “Republican era” our house was constructed. We continue with the Republican theme throughout the home and welcome you to come and celebrate Lima and Barranco’s unique history and charm at our property.
The modern traveller to Peru has a multitude of hotel choices ar their disposal. If looking for a comfortable, elegant and happening hotel in Lima look no further than Casa Republica – A fantastic boutique hotel in Barranco. We look forward to welcoming you on your Peru tour
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