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Come up to slow down

Up here, where the Culinaria in the Farmer’s Cross used to stand, culinary enjoyment and stylish living enter into a new liaison – passionate, adventurous, pure. Elisabeth and Manfred Kofler invite you to two Appartements with mountain views and Private Dining. For living. To feel good. To dream. Just be in the moment, relax and let yourself go. Two apartments with a view of Merano and the surrounding mountains invite you to rediscover happiness. Lively and light. Determined by the clear and modern design, which encourages you to linger through the light-flooded rooms. This is how a vacation in Dorf Tirol goes.

The Sky Suite – Simple elegance combined with a breathtaking view

A bathtub overlooking the orchards and a panoramic terrace that almost touches the sky. High above Merano, in a vacation apartment perfect for unwinding – for a week or even longer. There are no limits to the time.

The Dining Suite – Culinary experience, enjoy and relax

Experience the culinary diversity of South Tyrol in a living room atmosphere. Give free rein to your own creativity in a fully equipped premium kitchen or enjoy the panoramic view while dining in the spacious dining area – every moment tells its own story that will be remembered.

Private Dining

It is cooked up – very exclusively in a small circle. The finest delicacies are prepared fresh on site. It sizzles. Corks pop. Dinner is served, cheers! A moment that invites you to join in, watch or simply enjoy.


Manfred Kofler was born in the village of Tyrol and is a passionate cook. He learned his craft in international restaurants. Back in South Tyrol, traditional and Mediterranean influences in particular shaped his cuisine at Culinaria im Farmerkreuz. In 2017, he earned a Guide Michelin star for it. Now a new adventure begins – quality, creativity and passion remain.

Refreshingly different

The Apfelhotel Torgglerhof is a delightful and traditional hotel located in St. Leonhard in the Passeiertal valley. It is surrounded by the beautiful Alpine landscape of the region and offers its guests a peaceful and laid-back setting.

The hotel has been run by the Torggler family for several generations and provides guests from around the world with an unforgettable experience. No matter whether you want to unwind while immersed in picturesque nature or discover the culture and traditions of the location, here you’ll find everything your heart could possibly desire. The Apfelhotel Torgglerhof is an oasis of tranquillity and relaxation, where well-being resides amid tradition and innovation.

Best Room – Garden Suite

The Garden Suite is the perfect spot for those seeking absolute calm. This is where modern design meets natural materials. Plentiful natural light lends the suite a homely, living room feel. It’s a place you won’t want to leave. You can also enjoy the view of the beautiful green landscape that surrounds the hotel. A real highlight is the outdoor swing bed on the 17-square-metre terrace.

SPA & Wellness

Dive into nature and look inward. Enveloped by Mother Earth, the Brunnenhaus.Spa is carefully embedded in nature. A green mound that surrenders itself to the landscape. The old wooden doorway at the entrance is evidence of permanence and allows a view through to the interior. A stone fountain out of which the farm’s own source water flows, clay walls, a crackling fire and plenty of places to retreat to have a cosy effect. Bright, open rooms draw the gaze towards the green surroundings. Inside or outside – nature is always within reach.


The perfect blend of cuisine and nature, taking time to eat good food. The Apfelhotel Torgglerhof offers unique gastronomic experiences prepared using traditional methods. Fresh regional produce and innovative recipes make every visit an unforgettable moment in time.

Fresh vegetables from the garden, sweet fruits from the trees, fine wines from our own vineyard. Junior chef Christian is proud of the fact that he only cooks using what’s fresh and seasonal. Christian’s ingredients are simple, but it’s how they’re prepared that makes them special.

Being private is the new happiness

Moments of happiness at 1,250 m above sea level are promised by the boutique hotel Bergwiesenglück in the middle of the Tyrolean Alps. How could it be any different. It is a place where the view wanders over the lush green mountain meadows to the rugged peaks of the Silvretta Group and the fresh air clears the mind.

On a sunny place presents the elegant Chalet Dorf, in the center the Bergwiesenhof. Not only are the authentic Alpine Suites located here, but on the roof of the Bergwiesenglück a 12-meter heated infinity pool and a small but fine fitness stadium await you, with a magnificent view of the surrounding mountain landscape.

In the restaurant “Hermanns Kitchen” you can experience real authentic Tyrolean cuisine, where the unique delicacies are characterized by passion and pleasure. The ingredients are sourced exclusively seasonal from regional partners at the surrounding area. Particular emphasis is placed here on sustainability as well as no waste of important resources.

An interplay between far and near, nature and architecture

The architecture is reminiscent of the Tyrolean “Heustadl” which is typical of alpine farming. The clarity of the architecture is continued in the interior – you won’t find any overloaded alpine chic here. The use of traditional materials is interpreted in a modern way and creates an authentic, contemporary ambience, designed with a lot of respect in dealing with nature and the environment. Especially local materials from Tyrol, such as loden and Tyrolean wood were incorporated into the planning.


Chalets & Suiten

The 12 chalets are a commitment to the region and fit naturally into the alpine environment. Here wood meets concrete and stone meets loden.

Most important: Privacy & coziness! The 108m² chalets offer enough space to make yourself comfortable and enjoy complete tranquility.with the whole family including your dog. The unique “Heustadl” concept from the outside is reflected in the interior. Enjoy a private spa, sauna and hot tub including a magnificent view of the peaks of the three-thousand-meter peaks.

A place to connect to nature, make time for yourself and the things that matter

Imagined by the global architecture firm BIG | Bjarke Ingels Group designed Hôtel des Horlogers for architecture and nature to be one, complying with Minergie Eco Standards. Thanks to an avant-garde concept, visitors are immediately immersed in the natural environment of the Vallée de Joux, one of the cradles of Swiss complicated watches. BIG conceived the hotel so that all the rooms would offer a breath-taking view over the Risoud forest. Departing from the usual codes of hotel architecture, the building consists of slabs descending towards the valley and tilting slightly to embrace the topography while creating a continuous path into nature.

Inside AU*M breaks down boundaries, allowing harmony to arise between architecture and nature. The interior concept is inspired by a walk through the Risoud forest. An interior passageway follows the hotel’s atypical zigzagging structure and connects the 50 rooms, varying into different categories, from the Valley Guest Room to the Signature Suite. The hotel also encompasses two restaurants and a bar open to everybody, wellness area with two treatment rooms, a hammam, a sauna, a relaxation space, one sensory shower and a fitness room  as well as three seminar rooms. The two restaurants take their guests on an exclusive culinary journey and impress with the use of local products and ingredients, enhanced by a selection of regional wines as well as locally brewed beers. In addition, the hotel has its own fruit and vegetable garden. 

As a meeting place for locals, mindful travellers in search of the power of nature, watch, architecture and food lovers, Hotel des Horlogers invites visitors to connect with nature, make time for yourself and the things that matter. Its sustainable approach encompasses local partnerships to reduce its carbon footprint, support local communities and participate in the region’s economy.

Rooms and Suites

All 50 rooms have a large bay window which offers a breathtaking view over the Risoud Forest. The rooms and suites meet the highest standards of eco-responsible tourism and present a warm and welcoming decor with raw materials from the region. They are equipped with contemporary design furniture and sophisticated comfort.

Reading pleasures in a dreamlike setting

A house that is completely dedicated to books, listening, reading, reading aloud, writing and thinking in connection with dialogue and play – the Hallstatt Hideaway Mountain | Lesehotel.

This place of longing with a view over the Hallstättersee and Dachstein glacier offers retreat to all who at the same time feel safe in the scent and silence of the forest. 12,000 books in 20 rooms, stocked with new publications from 20 publishers, provide a constant flow of inspiration and happiness. Because reading makes you happy and healthy. Who among us is not assailed by attention-fracking and longs for effortless concentration? At the “Predigstuhl” in the heart of the Salzkammergut, this can be easily achieved. Sustainability is the top priority here: the cooking is vegan, vegetarian – and with fish and meat on request. Extensive hiking and mountain biking routes start directly at the hotel, climbing tours can be started directly behind the house. Mental training and nutritional coaching can be booked as well as massage and yoga classs.

Arrive, take off your shoes and feel the oak floor barefoot, fall into one of the comfortable reading chairs and let your gaz wander to the horizon. Because here you can do one thing above all: bathe in a sea of books and simply do nothing!

Best Room – Surhkamp Suite

In the Suhrkamp Suite you can enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of Lake Hallstatt and the Dachstein Glacier. Float at the highest point of the house and enjoy the exclusive balcony across the entire width of the room. Your stay will be a unique pleasure thanks to the new publications of the Suhrkamp publishing house! Thanks to the ergonomically shaped backrest of the Plug&Play reading bed, you can let yourself be read to for hours and enjoy your breakfast, snacks and excellent wine in your suite.

The place to be in Sölden

A place where freedom, joy and magic meet. The Secret Sölden immediately captivates you with its mysterious and stylish design. A place to marvel, switch off and enjoy. The golden entrance with sloping wooden panels gives an idea that something new is being created behind it, something mysterious. The former castle-shaped hotel “Castello” has been skilfully integrated into the new resort The Secret through the conversion and extension. On a property area of 6,000 square meters, the house convinces with a lot of spaciousness, generous gardens as well as 44 spacious units, 21 of which are new Signature Suite. The new house breaks up existing structures and follows an open-house approach.

With this, the Tyrolean entrepreneurial family Huter sets new standards and brings modernity into the local architecture. Inside, the contemporary construction tastefully intertwines with noble design and high-quality materials. Discover the mysterious underground labyrinth corridors! With the help of the architects from Going Places, the hotel and its unique design became the “place to be” in Sölden!

Private realm

The larger-than-average flats at THE SECRET Sölden offer unique flair in modern alpine chic with enough space to feel good and be yourself. The rooms combine a unique combination of comfort, space, cosiness and style. Thanks to high-quality and modern furnishings paired with enough space for everyone, you will experience a feeling of freedom and retreat in the luxurious rooms.

A feel-good secret

As beautiful as your own suite retreat is, sometimes you need a little more relaxation. LE FEEL – the name of the wellness and spa area of the Secret Sölden speaks for itself. A place of deceleration and tranquillity. Early in the morning you can start your day with a refreshing dive into the infinity pool. During a late-night sauna session, you can enjoy the soothing warmth even late in the evening and end the day in a relaxed way with a view over the Sölder mountains. In summer, the 2500 m² garden invites you to relax, sunbathe and sunbathe. But the garden is also ideal for sporting activities outside the hotel gym.

Thanks to an open-bar concept in the lobby, guests have the opportunity to freely take drinks and small appetizers from noon until early evening. The hotel restaurant LA’LIV offers French-alpine fusion cuisine in the evening, aperitifs can be enjoyed with a unique view of the Sölder mountain scenery in the Skybar THE VUE. Here, bartender art is united with extravagant interior, especially unique is the partly glazed ceiling. Enjoy witty evenings and unforgettable hours above the rooftops of Sölden.

Best Room – Extra Large Plus Secret & Smart Secret Signature

The “Extra Large Plus Secret” suite is the largest in the resort at 155 square meters. It is located on the south-west side on the upper floor. Since there are no other units adjacent to the suite, it scores especially with tranquility and absolute privacy. It has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a bathtub and a private infrared cabin for two people. The cozy suite is designed in alpine style with noble local woods. The new “Smart Secret Signature” category shines with style and comfort. It dresses sensually in wine red, lava and wood nuances, furniture and lighting solitaires leave their own signature. The 70-square-meter suite, with two separate bedrooms and private balcony, is located in the main house with short distances to all facilities.

Rest and relaxation in the Bregenzerwald

At the Panoramahotel Alpenstern in the Bregenzerwald in Vorarlberg, rest and relaxation are a priority. The hotel offers a breathtaking view of the idyllic mountain landscape of Damüls.

The distinctive modern yet timeless design by architect Johannes Kaufmann and Tyrolean interior designer Stefan Ghetta, provides the Alpenstern with a uniquely cosy flair. Thanks to the high-quality materials and the homely atmosphere, the hotel invites you to relax and let go. You will find peace and coziness, paired with hospitality.

Indulgence and relaxation at the highest level

Peter Bischof and Sandro Abel treat their guests to traditional, but newly interpreted dishes in one of the two hotel restaurants. From the sun terrace, you have a unique view of the mountain peaks of the Damülser Horn, the Zitterklapfen or the Zafernhorn. Aperitifs and cool drinks can be enjoyed in the NOVUM bar, where unusual and creative cocktails are created on a world-class level. Those who feel more at home in the world of wine are in good hands with the hosts and sommeliers Corina and Maximilian Steinfeld. The informal atmosphere invites to a relaxed wine tasting evening.

Tranquility awaits you in the adults-only spa area of the Alpenstern. Here you immerse yourself in a world of deceleration, for a refreshed mind and a regenerated body. In the Alpenstern SPA above the rooftops of Damüls, guests are pampered with complete tranquility and pleasant warmth. Families can enjoy their own textile family sauna on the ground floor. Here you will also find the water world, with an infinity and indoor pool as well as other lounging options to enjoy time together as a family.

Best Room – Himmelschlüssel

The special feature of this ultra-modern living dream is the open bathroom with shower, which is connected to the bedroom, as well as a high-quality box-spring bed in king-size. The south-facing design room offers an impressive view of the Damüls mountains from the bed. Guests can also enjoy this view from their own balcony. The “Himmelschlüssel” is located on the 2nd and 3rd floor of the new Alpenstern Damüls.

At the lakeside

The Alpenhotel Kitzbühel is situated in a unique location directly on the shore of Lake Schwarzsee near Kitzbühel with a fantastic view of the surrounding mountains and the Wilder Kaiser. With its own access to the lake and located in a nature reserve, guests can enjoy the international flair of the world-famous skiing resort and the beauty of the surrounding nature at the same time.

Alpenhotel Kitzbühel

After intensive new construction, the Alpenhotel Kitzbühel welcomes its guests with all the comforts and amenities that make for unforgettable holiday moments. The architecture of the newly built rooms is a successful combination of typical Alpine Tyrolean characteristics and a modern lifestyle touch. Natural materials, exclusive textiles and fine local woods create a feel-good atmosphere. In addition, there are unique suites in the two annexes, the Das Steghaus, located directly on the jetty of the Schwarzsee, and the Lakeside Lodges, some with their own garden and access to the lake. 

There are five elegantly and cosily furnished suites on the 1st and 2nd floors of the Steghaus. From their terraces, you have the feeling that you are not only on Lake Schwarzsee, but directly in it. The perfect interplay of modern architecture and cosy atmosphere ensures a very special kind of luxury. Here, lingering is taken to a new level. In the Lakeside Lodges, the two-storey panoramic window fronts with spacious lounge areas allow you to experience the soothingly beautiful view of Lake Schwarzsee and the adjacent flora and fauna even more intensely and clearly. The extremely high-quality yet simple interior design additionally emphasises the idyllic view that makes these suites so unique.  The relaxation area of the hotel with sauna and steam bath makes for a cosy retreat after a long day of skiing. Enjoy the spa oasis on 1,000 sqm with Infinity Pool and the sauna directly at the jetty.

Pure indulgence in a prime location

Regional specialities and pure culinary delights can be experienced in the hotel’s own restaurant and in the new à la carte restaurant Das Steghaus with sun terrace directly on Schwarzsee. In addition to the daily specials, seasonal delicacies with a unique fresh touch are recommended. The stylish ambience – in warm bronze tones – is equally inspiring indoors and outdoors. Not only because of the spacious outdoor areas, but also because of the year-round lounge area directly on the water.

Best Room – Lakeside Lodges

The suites of the new Lakeside Lodges leave nothing to be desired. The noble materials and generous glass fronts with a fantastic view of the Schwarzsee guarantee pure well-being. All suites are equipped with their own panorama saunas. The spacious balconies and terraces with garden are the ideal place to enjoy the view of the Schwarzsee and the magnificent Kitzbühel mountains.

Romantic holiday with Grimming view

Gästehaus Krenn is situated in the picturesque village of Pürgg, nestled in the beautiful Ennstal valley, opposite the mighty Grimming mountain range. The incomparable view over Trautenfels Castle down to the valley and the surrounding mountains is impressive. Originality, deceleration and enjoyment – if you are looking for an ideal retreat without sacrificing the comforts of modern comfort, then you will feel at home at Gästehaus Krenn.

The boutique hotel is a haven of peace in fast-moving times, it almost seems as if time stands still here. The lavishly renovated house convinces with an exciting mix of tradition and modernity: from the original tiled stoves, stylish designer furniture to impressive works of art. The hotel offers a total of four spacious rooms and three suites. A lovingly furnished “Greißlerei” with hand-picked assortment and homemade petit dessert invites you to linger on the terrace or in the lounge of the Gästehaus. Culinary delights can be found in the restaurant “Gasthaus Krenn”, where regional delicacies are served.

Best Room – Suite Pürgg

The Suite Pürgg captivates with its modern and cosy ambience as well as a spatial division of living and sleeping area. It is the only one of the seven rooms/suites that has a small, ultra-modern kitchen block. From the three balconies in the living room you can enjoy a view towards the Ennstal valley, from the bathroom towards the Johanneskapelle or in the bedroom towards the Grimming.

Nordic minimalism in the best spot

dasMAX is a stylish boutique hotel in the perfect spot in Seefeld in Tyrol. Located directly at the railway station and only a few minutes’ walk from the centre, the ski area and cross-country skiing trails are within easy reach. The bright rooms radiate Nordic elegance and are furnished in a reduced way with Bo-Concept design classics. Every detail and all the materials used are of the highest quality and the guests notice that quite quickly. The hotel deliberately avoids superfluous “Nice-to haves” and pompous chic. Contemporary luxury is welcome – but only where it makes sense. Plenty of possibilities without any obligations. That is how the hosts of dasMAX summarize their philosophy. After an active day you can relax in the wellness area with Finnish sauna and spa. Be sure to enjoy the sensational view of the Seefeld mountains from the rooftop terrace. In the Honesty Bar you should miss the great selection of cocktails, in dasMAX Bistro you can enjoy your breakfast, an extensive brunch or afternoon snacks.

Best Room – Deluxe Double Room

There is plenty of room in the modern Deluxe Double Room. The furnishings radiate Nordic elegance. Bo-Concept Design classics with the highest quality materials dominate. The keen attention to detail can be felt everywhere. A comfortable sitting area invites you to linger, the terrace offers a wonderful view over Seefeld and its many mountains.


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