Holidays in the Dolomites
Are you dreaming of a holiday in the Dolomites? Of majestic mountain peaks and unspoilt landscapes? Then you are in just the right place at Hotel Windschar, our traditional wellness hotel near Brunico! Hotel Windschar is located in picturesque Gais near Brunico/Bruneck at the gateway to the world-famous Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage Site. The so-called pale mountains provide the ideal stage for all kinds of outdoor activities at any time of the year. Use your holiday in the Dolomites to explore the breathtaking mountains and work on your fitness at the same time. Whether it’s summer or winter, spring or autumn - a holiday in the Dolomites at Hotel Windschar is always a huge hit with active holidaymakers.
Sightseeing in the Dolomites
Are you longing for a change from being active on holiday in the Dolomites? No problem! There’s a lot to see around our hotel on Plan de Corones: Castle Tures with its frescoes from Friedrich Pacher's school, the show mine in Predoi with its climate galleries, the Riva waterfalls with its path of reflection, the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle with natural landscapes from all over the world, the mountain pine oil distillery with its herb garden, the South Tyrolean Folklore Museum with its old original farmhouses …
During your holiday in the Dolomites, we will also be happy to give you personal tips and advice to make your time out at the Hotel Windschar, our wellness hotel in Val Pusteria, simply unforgettable. To give you an impression of what you can expect from us beforehand, we have collected the best pictures and impressions of the Hotel Windschar and its surroundings for you in the Photo Gallery.
Family vacation planned in summer?
A holiday in the Dolomites is a real pleasure in summer when the sun is high in the sky and the days are particularly long. Top up your energy levels in the morning at the rich breakfast buffet and then explore the outdoors around our wellness hotel in Val Pusterial. Well signposted paths and routes lead hiking fans on holiday in the Dolomites to quaint alpine pastures, cosy huts, breathtaking peaks and other worthwhile destinations.
Families can look forward to enjoyable hikes in the valley during their summer holiday in the Dolomites. The flat cycle path from Brunico via Gais to the rear Aurina valley leads directly past our nature hotel in the Dolomites, the Hotel Windschar. For adrenalin lovers, there are six routes for freeride mountain biking on the Plan de Corones – one easy to moderate route, two of moderate difficulty and three difficult routes. Within a radius of 105 km you will find eight unique golf courses in the Dolomites, such as the 9-hole course at Golfclub Pustertal.
Active holiday in the Dolomites for winter sports enthusiasts
Against the magnificent backdrop of white mountain peaks and snow-covered natural landscapes, you will experience a holiday at Hotel Windschar in the Dolomites that you will carry in your heart forever. Our wellness hotel in Val Pusteria/Pustertal is surrounded by countless ski resorts [Skiing] in winter. Plan de Corones/Kronplatz, South Tyrol's number 1 skiing mountain, boasts 119 kilometres of slopes, 31 ultra modern lifts, 21 of which are gondolas, 5 chair lifts and 5 drag lifts and connections to the world's largest ski network, Dolomiti Superski, with an amazing 1,200 kilometres of slopes and 450 ultra modern lifts. All the Dolomiti Superski slopes and lifts are open to you during your holiday in the Dolomites with just one single ski pass. And as if that isn't enough! During your winter holiday in the Dolomites, you can go cross-country skiing on perfectly groomed tracks for every taste and fitness level, discover the most beautiful spots in the region while winter hiking or snowshoeing, race down the mountain tobogganing with your hosts …