South Tyrol – in private The Association of Private Hosts in South Tyrol gives holidaymakers the chance to discover the country in an authentic manner.
Right from within, in an informal atmosphere and traditional environment. These hosts' accommodation cannot be compared with hotels, as they are unrivalled in their originality. That's why this category is dedicated to them: read the profiles, interviews, reports about and with South Tyrol's private hosts!
The taste of South Tyrol South Tyrol active The culture of South Tyrol Bed&Breakfast in South Tyrol Mountains you can touch – a holiday at Guesthouse Prader
In the idyllic mountain hamlet of San Leonardo, high above the city of Bressanone/Brixen, there is a lovely little house at the forest’s edge. Guesthouse Prader is the perfect starting point for discovering the mountain realm of South Tyrol! Experiencing the beauty of nature, hiking, enjoying the warmth of the sun while stretched out on a blooming ...
Of forests, sheep and avalanches
An early summer walk to the Geisler peaks It takes a while to get to the end of the Villnöss Valley - but it is most certainly worth it! With not much traffic, but plenty of nature, it is a paradise for hikers and mountain lovers. My personal guide for the day, Peter Schatzer, owner of the Apartments Schatzer , greets me with a broad grin and ...
Bring your family to the family
5 reasons for a family holiday at the small places A relaxed holiday with your bunch of rascals is just what you’re looking for? In a place with lots of colourful nature right outside the door, where you can go hiking and biking, with delicious Italian food at dinner and where you’re right in the middle of happenings, of people, of the locals, so ...
The name says it all: Frei (free) – Berg (mountain) – Hof (farm)
A spring holiday in Lana Blooming apple orchards, a majestic peak and the peace of nature – that’s the backdrop for those holidaying at the Freiberghof. Easy walks, massages and the occasional plunge into the pool make it easy to achieve perfect relaxation here. And the holiday feeling is crowned by the evening bonfire in the garden! A private ...
The authentic Merano holiday
… in the villa district Obermais-Maia Alta What defines an authentic holiday in Merano? Well … first of all Merano as a backdrop is a clear must! The spa town in the valley with its splendid art nouveau houses. With the Passer Promenade and the Tappeiner Way, adorned with beautiful flowers and plants of all sorts. With the historic arcades, ...
… on snowshoes across the Vigiljoch Simply walking ON the snow for once, instead of sinking into it. Trudging across wide meadows and fairytale forests, on winter’s snowy tracks. Up we go with the cable car to the Vigiljoch – where winter wanderers may roam freely and follow their snowshoes to wherever they are heading … If you would like to live ...
Sustained (and sustainably) green.
Naturally! At the Moar Lodge For several years now my husband and I have been spending a few days each February in South Tyrol. We call this our “battery-charging break”: peace at last! This year, instead of a hotel, we decided on the Moar Lodge in Burgstall , close by the spa town of Meran with its imperial connotations. Skiing, a spot of culture ...
Winter wonderland, crown jewel
Winter’s crowning glory: a snow-white holiday by the Kronplatz! Esther Seeber welcomes me with a firm handshake and a winning smile. My short break at the Haus Hedonè near Reischach will be on a crystal clear but frosty winter weekend. A hot drink would be just right now, I think – whereupon Mrs Seeber invites me to a coffee. Surrounded by ...
A wander-fully relaxing cultural holiday!
A true South Tyrolean holiday awaits you in the tranquil hamlet of Gufidaun-Gudon, just a little above Klausen-Chiusa: at the cozy and comfortable apartments Marialisa , where the beautiful wooden interiors create outdoors-flair also indoors. And where the outdoors starts at the doorstep, on the terrace, in the garden, in the whirlpool or on the ...
A flat that brings on a holiday
Vöran-Verano is brightly decked out in its splendid autumnal colours and the drive from Meran over the Tschögglberg mountain affords spectacular views of the wide Etschtal valley. We have booked a weekend at Alber Holiday Flats and are looking forward to seeing our home from home. “Mummy, are we there yet?“. Yes, I ask myself the same thing! As ...
Frida and the bees
Time for a massage: extra sweet! Frida and Hubert Oberhammer's holiday house looks as if it has been lifted straight out of a fairytale. Extensive meadows stretch out in front of it and there is forest nearby, too. It is situated right in the middle of the countryside. And the landlords have brought the countryside indoors so that it becomes part ...
A mountain holiday it its truest form
Whether it‘s an active holiday or quiet and relaxation: the Villnöß Valley has all you‘re looking for! Spend a true mountain holiday at Apartements Schatzer, nestled up against the striking Geisler massif. Fresh vegetables from the kitchen garden, stunning nature and lots of time for eachother… Here‘s a glimpse of what could be your holiday: