Green in summer, white in winter: Trentino South Tyrol is a land where uncontaminated nature meets a great history, where clear lakes are the backdrop for small towns and medieval villages. A trip in this Italian region will leave you speechless in front of the views of the Dolomites, it will inebriate with its scents, will give you the opportunity to meet roe deers in the numerous natural parks, along hiking trails to waterfalls and vast meadows.
Things to see and discover are many, from the romantic Meran to Lake Garda, from the Pala Group to nordic Sterzing: to slowly explore the two provinces read our Green Guide and your holiday will be truly unforgettable.
Trentino South Tyrol is certainly a region that aims to innovation, nature and tourism: there are many refuges in the green, eco-sustainable B&Bs, organic farms that will allow you to live an authentic holiday on tiptoe, in the preservation of this incredible natural heritage.
Among these, we have selected the most green, those who save up to 90% of CO2 emissions compared to a traditional hotel.
An organic farm in the Natural Park of Lessinia
At the center of a big rolling lawn surrounded by deciduous and coniferous forests, there is an old stone hut that has become a farmhouse with all 10 of Ecobnb sustainability requirements. Sit under the shade of a large walnut, refresh with fresh spring water, watch the cows grazing, sleep in comfortable and rustic apartments.
Info: Malga Riondera
An eco-friendly hotel to discover the pleasures of mountain
We move into the heart of the Dolomites, where you can sleep in a cozy mountain chalet surrounded by greenery in harmony with nature. Here are waiting for you romantic carriage rides, apple picking, and a beautiful spa for back in shape!
Info: Pineta Naturalmente Hotels
Among the meadows and mountains of the Adamallo Brenta Natural Park
In the small medieval village of Cadezone Terme, surrounded by green meadows, there is Regina Elena, a sustainable hotel that offers a great organic restaurant, a stube corner, a bar room and a small eco-conscious garden that also becomes an ideal corner to rest in the sun. In the morning you can enjoy freshly ground milk, homemade jams and local honey.
Info: Hotel Regina Elena
An eco-friendly B&B in the heart of the Dolomites
At Les Gomines B&B you will enjoy the natural pleasure of time. Just a short walk from the center of San Vigilio di Marebbe in South Tyrol, the hotel offers a magnificent view of the surrounding countryside, a free ski bus to reach the ski slopes in winter, a garden with a heated hydromassage area and a relax area.
Info: Les Gomines B&B ****
At the feet of Odle
In Funes, Alpine Pearl nestled in the nature of the Dolomites, you will find a cozy, sustainable accommodation, with 3 apartments full of natural light where wood is the main element. Here you will meet the host Peter Schatzer who will accompany you in unforgettable hiking trails to discover Trentino Alto Adige.
Info: Apartment Schatzer
An organic farmhouse between Lake Garda and the Dolomites
For those who want to rediscover the farm life, there is the organic farm Maso Pertener, between the slopes of the Adamello Brenta Nature Park and Lake Garda. Long walks or itineraries by bicycles, suggestive medieval villages and delights of the land await you here.
Info: Agriturismo Biologico Maso Pertener
Natural cuisine and relax
A wellness holiday in Trentino Alto Adige? In Racines, the South Tyrolean Alpine Pearl, at this hotel in the middle of pristine nature where you can relax and forget about the feverish rhythms of the city, among the spa, the wooden rooms and savoring gourmet dishes in the restaurant.
Info: Natur und Wanderhotel Rainer
A 4-star hotel in the heart of Val di Fassa
Moena is one of the Alpine Pearls of Trentino South Tyrol, offering incredible landscapes and uncontaminated nature. After a day of outdoor excitement, you can come back at the Hotel Alle Alpi to enjoy a relaxing time in the wellness area with sauna, pool and Turkish bath.
Info: Hotel Alle Alpi Beauty and Relax
Your eco-friendly apartment among the Odle peaks
We return to the Alpine Pearl Funes to stay in the Peterwieshof farm, without any architectural barriers, designed for families. The property offers 4 modern and equipped apartments that can accommodate up to 5 people. Adults and children can also meet all the animals raised in the farm.
Green stay in a Alpine Pearl
A wood and clay hotel for a natural lifestyle: the Steiner family welcomes you in the Biohotel Panorama, in the Alpine Pearl of Malle, in the Venosta Valley. Here you can pamper yourself in the spa, or enjoy delicious original gourmet dishes or tasting organic distillates. Just outside the door, a breathtaking nature to discover.
Info: BioHotel Panorama
Between Merano and Bolzano
Along the Via Claudia Augusta bicycle trail you will find Pension Sonnheim, a family-run green property. A dip in the salt water pool, a homemade breakfast, the scent of surrounding orchards are the ingredients for a perfect vacation in Gargazzone.
Info: Pension Sonnheim
Car-free holiday in Val Passiria
In the Pearl of Moson in Passiria, this beautiful hotel surrounded by nature offers beautiful outdoor spaces and a new panoramic sauna.
Info: Hotel Gasthof Rabenstein
In the sunny Val Ridanna
Surrounded by the breathtaking panorama of the Stubaier Alps, you can enjoy a peaceful serenity and regain your energy. We are again in the Alpine Pearl of Racines for a green stay at Hotel Plunhof, featuring family welcome and warm decor.
Info: Hotel Plunhof
Among pastures and mountains
Dive into the spectacular In-Door & Out-Door pool. Let yourself be pampered, relaxed in the spa’s sauna, or tasting local produce and delicious dishes in the Wine & Dine restaurant: here’s your unforgettable experience in the Pearl of the Moso in Passiria at the Pfeldererhof hotel.
Info: Hotel Pfeldererhof
In the heart of the Val Venosta
The typically Alpine welcome, the natural elegance of the wood and the gardens of the Hotel Maraias are what makes the perfect property for a relaxing holiday in the Alpine Pearl of Malles.
Info: Hotel Maraias
A hotel dedicated to sports and wellness
Just a short walk from Lake Nembia, for your eco-friendly stay in Trentino South Tyrol, this accommodation is also perfect for cyclists who will find a bicycle shelter with the possibility of maintenance and many dedicated services.
Info: Garnì Lago Nembia
A hotel of the fifteenth century that has became green
Hotel Greif awaits you in the Alpine Pearl of Malles Venosta, where time seems to pass more slowly. Taste delicious wines from the private cellar, let yourself be pampered by family hospitality and discover on foot or on a bicycle a nature that can give you a sense of inner peace.
Info: Hotel Greif
At the edge of the woods
Here we are again in Funes, the Alpine pearl of Trentino South Tyrol. The Schopplhof residence, located directly at the edge of the forest, is ideal as a starting point for exploring the surrounding nature and admiring the panorama at 1600 m above sea level.
Info: Residence Schopplhof
Between massages and nature
Relax with a massage, sunbathe, breathe nature, do outdoor activities, in a few words let yourself be pampered by the staff of the Sonnenhof residence and the incredible landscapes surrounding it.
Info: Hotel Sonnenhof
Authentic holiday in agritourism
Enjoy a holiday in a farm in Funes, Alpine Pearl, in the spirit of authenticity. Here you can taste local produce, live close to the animals, nature and customs of the place and learn how to live and work in a traditional farm.
Authentic flavors and so much relaxation
Enchanting views, rich breakfasts and typical Tyrolean dishes are just some of the things you can experience at Hotel Margun, in the Alpine Pearl of Malles Venosta.
Info: Hotel Margun
Pool with view
Back to the Alpine Pearl of Malles Venosta, to discover this hotel within walking distance of the ski slopes. Here you can relax body and soul in the wellness area with Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, infrared cabin and swimming pool with views after day of hiking and nature walks.
Info: Ferienhotel Kastellatz
The luxury of nature and organic food
Live an unforgettable experience in this beautiful Val Venosta hotel: admire the breathtaking view sipping a cocktail by the pool cocktail and taste the flavors of the territory prepared with mastery and passion.
Info: Alpin & Relax Hotel Das Gerstl
A family-friendly Alpine Pearl
For those who want to live the Val Venosta and its Alpine Pearl together with the children can choose this hotel characterized by a family hospitality and the natural wood heat.
Info: Garnie Marianne
Your apartment in Funes
For a sustainable stay in Trentino South Tyrol, to relax in its nature and to enjoy the many outdoor activities there is also this large apartment, perfect for a holiday with all your friends!
Holidays among beauty
In the quiet Val di Funes, there is the Tyrol Hotel with its garden, balcony and restaurant that look directly at the Odle group. After a day out in the mountains of the Funes valley, you can relax in the wellness area with panoramic relaxation room and then delight you with regional products and Slow Food.
Info: Hotel Tyrol
Between enchanting landscapes and picturesque farms
The Raschötzhof hotel is located on the edge of the Puez-Odle nature park and surrounded by incredible landscapes and trails to discover in winter and summer. In this incredible scenery, you can just relax and feel one with the world.
Info: Pension Raschötzhof
A farm holiday to rediscover contact with nature
Give food to cows, milk, clean and give milk to calves, bring clean water to hens and collect eggs: you and your kids can help in this activity. Even cats, rabbits and goats can be touched and caressed in this farmhouse built by Markus, carpenter, farmer and now host.
In Racines, precious gemstone in the mountains of South Tyrol
In the Alpine Pearl of Racines there is also this beautiful 4 star superior hotel: just by crossing the threshold of the floodlit hall, entering one of the charming rooms or taking a walk in the large park of the hotel you can feel immediately lighter and better.
Info: Alphotel Tyrol
A vacation for all the senses
South Tyrolean specialties for the taste, the silence of nature for hearing and its scents for smell, the warm wood of the sauna for the touch and the views of Val Ridanna for the sight: here is a holiday to be enjoyed with all the senses in this ecohotel.
Info: Erlebnishotel Gassnhof
For a white winter
Garni Panorama guarantees the maximum of winter fun in one of the most popular ski resorts in South Tyrol: Plan in Passiria.
Info: Frühstückspension Panorama
Between aromatherapy and thermal caves
The Hotel Patrizia in the Alpine Pearl of Moena stands out for its familiarity, high level services such as the wellness center, but also for fine cuisine and attention to details. What else?
Info: Hotel Patrizia
The most authentic mountain and the best comforts
For those who want to live Moena and Val di Fassa there is also this hotel where the typical mountain style meets the best comforts, to have a good night sleep and rediscover a tourism made of encounters and discovery.
Info: Leading Relax Hotel Maria
Your home in Moena
At Hotel Ciampian you will breathe the warmth of home: warm, family and cozy. A walk in the woods, an afternoon sledding and then some relax in the characteristic stube with fireplace.
Info: Hotel Ciampian
Green pastures and deep forests
At an altitude of 1,550 meters, at the edge of the forest, there is the Felthunerhof farm, the highest house in the entire municipal area. Here you can give a hand to the hosts with daily work on the farm, to discover the fascinating details of peasant life.
View of the Pfelders Mountains
A simple, quiet, family-run hotel that will allow you to truly experience the mountain and the Alpine Pearl of Moso in Passiria.
Info: Pension Wiesental
To experience peasant life
The Planatschhof farm offers the authentic experience of rural life, without forgetting the well-being of its guests, pampered with breakfast or sauna.
In front of the mountain scene of the Tessa Group
The atmosphere of the Texel residence is cozy and intimate. Ever since the early hours of the morning… Wake up in an undisturbed quiet, by the gurgling of the nearby stream, and listen to the melodies that only nature can make.
An eco-sustainable apartment in Levico Terme
Immersed in the wonderful scenery of Levico Terme in Trentino South Tyrol, you will find an eco-sustainable apartment, attentive to energy saving and the use of natural products that invites you to discover the ancient thermal baths of Levico, the lake and the park .
Info: Villa Irma
A holiday home in Moena, the Alpine Pearl of Trentino South Tyrol Adige
Villa Himalaya is located in a very quiet and sunny position, away from traffic and noises, the center with pedestrian zone can be reached on foot in a few minutes as well as the ski bus leading directly to the ski lifts.
Info: Villa Himalaya
Among dreamy landscapes
A mountain-style room, traditional Ladin dishes and a genuine and friendly atmosphere await you at this Moena hotel.
Info: Hotel Monza
Organic food between the forest and the stream
Among woods and breathtaking mountains, for your eco-friendly stay in Trentino South Tyrol there’s also the Farmhouse La Fonte, where they grow organic vegetables, mountain fruits and Bach flowers. A place to relax and spend days at a slow pace, with the opportunity to learn the country life and the food cycle.
Info: Farmhouse La Fonte
Relax in the mountains
A Gargazzone, near Merano, in the heart of the largest area planted with fruit from all over Europe, a biological hotel came to life, made with hardwood according to the most stringent green building standards, without joints with nails or glue. A spa area, a beautiful pool and a cordial and family welcome will make your holiday perfect.
Info: Theiner’s Garten Bio Vitalhotel
Discovering Alta Badia
A typical mountain house, but with modern energy saving technologies: a perfect place to spend an unforgettable holiday in every season, a few steps from the ski slopes and beautiful hiking trails. An eco-friendly hotel to find the contact with nature without giving up the comfort of a luxury hotel.
Info: NaturHotel Miraval
An eco-friendly B&B just a short walk from Lake Caldonazzo
Breathe the scent of wood and nature at Alex and Alessandra’s home to live a special holiday just 200m from Lake Caldonazzo. Relax in the garden in the company of hedgehogs, cats and birds, and then cycle along the beautiful cycle path of Valsugana.
Info: B&B Casa sul Lago
Ice igloo and the highest outdoor sauna in Europe
For your sustainable holiday in Trentino South Tyrol there’s also an eco-friendly refuge at 2,845 meters above sea level, in Val Senales, surrounded by ice glacier of the Hochjoch, with a beautiful terrace in the sun to rest after a day of skiing, stunning views of the peaks, the clear starry night and the chance to sleep in a real igloo in the winter.
Info: Rifugio Bella Vista
In the greenery of the Adamello Brenta National Park
An old farmhouse that has become an example of sustainable architecture, surrounded by green meadows and farms. We are in the municipality of Montagne, in the province of Trento and this eco-friendly accommodation is the perfect spot to explore the park and meet its inhabitants.
Info: Casa Natura Villa Santi
Between apple trees and pristine nature
An organic farm awaits you in the heart of Val di Non, the largest valley of Trentino, famous for its apples and for its uncontaminated nature, for its fascinating canyons carved by nature, breathtaking waterfalls and the beautiful Brenta Dolomites, Unesco heritage. Relax in the garden, taste local delicacies and discover incredible landscapes.
Info: Farmhouse La Canonica
Surrounded by pure nature
For your eco-sustainable holiday in Trentino South Tyrol there is also a brand new farmhouse in Strigno, built in wood, clay and 100% ecological material, for an exclusive and digital detox holiday, for a more natural and healthier living.
So, what are you waiting for? Book your eco-friendly sta in Trentino South Tyrol!
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