You’ll find it all in South Tyrol, an exciting, culturally rich region in the extreme north of Italy.
Accommodations can be either modern or traditional. Or a combination of both. These accommodations are either high-end or charmingly traditional and set against the stunning backdrop of Dolomites snow.
These are the best places to stay in South Tyrol, from luxurious boutique hotels focusing on design and wellness to contemporary alpine retreats hidden in uncharted forests.
The Mirror Houses is a captivating combination of contemporary architecture and natural beauty. It’s located outside Bolzano and offers a wonderful escape from modern life.
Peter Pichler, a local architect, designed the retreat. It is set in the stunning scenery of South Tyrolean Dolomites and includes two separate units that are luxuriously appointed. Each unit has striking modern interiors and mirror glass facades reflecting incredible surroundings.
Miramonti Boutique Hotel
Miramonti Boutique hotel is perched high above Merano’s spa town. It features an infinity-edge swimming pool, stunning views from every angle, and a spectacular panoramic restaurant. The modern Alpine design of the designer rooms is reflected in the natural wood decor and floor-to-ceiling windows that frame the mountains.
Mountain Lodge Tamers
This minimalist cabin in South Tyrol is a perfect example of rustic cottages. The Mountain Lodge Tamersc is located in the heart Fanes-Sennes-Prags’ nature reserve. It boasts stunning views and chic interiors made of warm, natural wood. The property is modern, but it still retains a touch of tradition. It has contemporary accents that are complemented by elements from local alpine architecture.
Alpin Panorama Hotel Hubertus
Hubertus is one of the most beautiful hotels in Italy’s South Tyrol. It boasts cozy country-style rooms and exquisite cuisine.
The wellness resort is located at the base of the Kronplatz Mountains. It offers state-of-the-art saunas and pools, Alpine-inspired spa treatments and exceptional hiking opportunities.
Zum Alter Moar Hotel
Zum Alter Moar was built on the site of a 13-century Vahrn farmstead. It is a rustic fairytale featuring romantic pine-clad rooms, South Tyrolean living/dining areas, and a charming, sunny beer garden.
Vineyards and sweetly-scented orchards surround the historic hotel. It has all the comforts of modern living while maintaining a traditional alpine feel. You can expect hearty homemade dishes, mountain biking tours, in-room Jacuzzis, sleek saunas, and infrared booths.
San Luis is a chic mountain hideaway located on the Avelengo plateau near Merano. It offers stylish designer accommodation in treehouses and alpine-chic wooden chalets, all set around a beautiful manufactured lake.
A brilliant barn-inspired spa, fresh Alpine-meets-Mediterranean food, and endless adventure opportunities make this refined high-altitude retreat an ideal destination for those looking to get up close to nature while basking in comfort.
Alpina Dolomites Gardena Health Lodge & Spa
Everything at Alpina Dolomites Gardena Health Lodge & Spa revolves around the natural world, from bold eco-friendly architecture and healthy Mediterranean cuisine.
The 5-star hotel is located on Europe’s highest and most beautiful skiable plateau, Alpe di Siusi. It offers a wide range of Ayurvedic spa treatments and luxurious swimming pools. The rooms feature a soothing, elegant decor in earthy colors and stunning views of the Dolomites’ jagged towers.