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Time to relax & unwind – in the Italian Alps

At home with friends – at the Hohenwart Hotel

Welcome to the Hohenwart Hotel, the feel-good SPA and wellbeing hotel located amidst the scenic mountains of South Tyrol in the North of Italy! Situated in Schenna (above Merano), our four-star superior-graded family-run hotel is awaiting you in a splendid, sun-kissed location. The Mair Family welcomes you with their unique combination of South Tyrolean traditions, warm hospitality, and stylish modernity combined with creative, top-quality cuisine, offering all visitors a unique wellness and relaxation experience as well as a varied choice of recreational programs designed to inspire your senses all year round.


The Hohenwart wellness hotel comprises a number of peaceful, well-lit, and spacious rooms and suites of various sizes, suited to our guest's individual requirements such as for single travelers, couples, or families – each painstakingly designed in typical, intimate Alpine style. Looking out of the windows, there is a stunning view of the picturesque towering peaks across the different valleys and a rich, green flower garden and lawn in the foreground, framing the swimming-pool enclosure.


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Sunbathing lawn to relax and unwind during a vacation in the Alps
A thriving oasis of peace that invites you to linger and relax

The Hohenwart boasts a 13,000 ft² sized modern luxury SPA area on 3 floors. The well-equipped VistaSpa invites you to regenerate and be pampered. Facilities include saunas and steam baths, relaxation rooms, and a saltwater pool on the rooftop terrace with a spectacular 360-degree view, a panoramic sauna, and sunbathing terrace. Numerous choices of SPA and beauty treatments include our signature treatments with grapes or roses.


Hohenwart's culinary delicacies form an integral part of the wellness package and you'll be pleasantly surprised at the delicious choice of wholesome South Tyrolean Alpine and Italian-Mediterranean delicacies. Our head chef combines traditional and innovative recipes when preparing an exceptional array of flavors. Enjoy a sumptuous 5-course dinner, a delicious breakfast buffet made up of fresh products, and the traditional afternoon "Marend" (a traditional afternoon snack). Our cuisine only uses fresh products and this is inherent to our philosophy, ensuring a refined and aromatic cuisine made up of the freshest and high-quality local and regional ingredients. The premium wines drawn from the broad selection of the hotel's cellar are suitably paired with the dishes, resulting in a truly satisfying gastronomic experience.

Mountain biking in South Tyrol's mountains
Swimming in the 25 m sports pool of the Hohenwart Hotel in Schenna
Hiking on vacation on South Tyrol's many hiking trails

The Hohenwart also has an extensive activity program and is equipped with modern sports facilities: besides a swim in the heated 82 ft sports swimming pool or a total workout at the gym, there are plenty of hiking tours, mountain biking, and in winter skiing in Merano and environs. There are organized visits to cultural and historical attractions such as the Schenna Castle, or you can stop over in Merano for some shopping and sightseeing. There are also numerous seasonal activities and events arranged by Hohenwart, such as wine tasting, the traditional "Törggelen", golf, or cycling tours. Families also feel very comfortable at Hohenwart, with facilities available such as wall climbing and as well as children's playrooms and cribs for tiny tots.


Whether you are seeking an active or relaxing holiday in the Italian Alps, the Mair Family's warm hospitality is sure to please the visitor with its congenial environment, Spa facilities and finest gourmet dining, all of which combine to guarantee an unforgettable "pure holiday" experience with a 60-year long tradition.