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Ferien- & Wellnesshotel Windschar

Team

Julia

Julia is our specialist at the reception. She lives with her family in Gais and has been working for almost three years in hotel Windschar. Julia is an open-hearted person and is happy to help you with any question. In her free time she loves to spend time with her friends.

Karin

Karin is part of the reception team. She lives in Molini di Tures and speaks German, Italian and English. Her passion is travelling and that's the reason why she is often on the road to explore the world.

Bruna

Bruna is our colleague at the reception and comes from Matera in southern Italy. She is the proud mum of a little son and has a special passion for languages. In particular, German excites her and that's why she has been living in Germany for 10 years!

Lucia

Lucia welcomes you with a warm smile at the reception. She was born in Slovakia and lives since 14 years in South Tyrol. She enjoys spending time with her family and her two kids. Besides that, also sport plays a major role in her life and she spends a lot of time in the fresh air.

Claudia

Claudia is from Prato and lives since 2013 with her family in Gais. She studied media and journalism at the University of Florence and is responsible for social media. Together with Hannah, she takes care of all marketing activities of the hotel. Claudia loves cinema and sports, but her greatest passion is and remains football.

Hannah

Hannah is responsible for Marketing and Sales. Together with her colleague Claudia, she takes care of all marketing activities of the Hotel. The girl from Anterselva is on creative fire – once she gets a brush in her hand, canvases become very fast, very colorful.

Alex

Alexander is our Chef de Cuisine and pampers eyes, nose and palate according to all the rules of art. He has been conjuring in the Windschar kitchen for more than 10 years and pursues his credo purposefully: grow regionally, harvest seasonally and refine with fresh herbs. Alex lives with his family in Gais and has a cat.

Fabio

Fabio is our sous-chef de cuisine and takes care of the preparation of the appetizers in the Windschar kitchen. He is 27 years old, originally from Tuscany, but settled down in South Tyrol and lives together with his girlfriend in Brunico. In his free time he likes to relax in front of the TV, but especially he loves motorcycling.

Michael

Michael works for the first time in our hotel. He comes from Brunico and is the tournant of our Windschar kitchen. Michael has a passion for video games and as soon as he has some free time, he sits in front of the console.

Vito

Vito is our patisserie and enchants with sweet delicacies for all senses. The 32-year-old pastry chef originally comes from Puglia and joined our kitchen team this season. In his free time, Vito dances through his life, because he has the rhythm in his blood.

Zoltan

Zoltan is our breakfast chef and ensures that every morning a rich buffet with various delicacies is waiting you. He has been working in the Windschar kitchen for two seasons and lives with his girlfriend in San Lorenzo. In his spare time, he enjoys biking in the mountains, exploring the winter wonderland on his snowboard or playing with his play station.

Abdul

Abdul has been living in South Tyrol for twenty years and is working as Gardemanger in the Windschar kitchen. He originally comes from Morocco and likes spending time with his family and his four children.

Aicha

Aicha works since summer 2017 as Commis de Cuisine in the Windschar kitchen. The girl with the Moroccan roots lives in Brunico and in her free time, she likes to embark on creative journeys, to draw breathtaking pictures and to hike in the South Tyrolean mountains.

Fabiola

Fabiola welcomes you with a warm smile at the breakfast buffet and serves scrambled eggs and fresh crepes. The Chilean followed her great love and moved to Gais 24 years ago. In her free time, she likes to take long walks with her four-legged friend or to adventure the beauty of Northern Europe.

Ivan

Since 24 years Ivan takes care of the well-being of our guests in the Kronplatzstube. With his warm attitude the Croatian is very popular among guests and colleagues and has an open ear for everyone. His passions are fishing and diving, but most of all he enjoys spending time with wife Viola on the shared boat off the Croatian coast.

Stefano

Stefano comes from the province of Venice and is part of our service team. The little globetrotter already worked in Austria and Spain before coming to South Tyrol. In his free time he of course loves traveling, but also playing soccer.

Giulio

Our Maitre Giulio comes from the province of Ferrara and works the second winter in our hotel. In addition to his mother tongue Italian, he also speaks German, French and English. In his free time he enjoys playing basketball, collecting stamps and hiking in our beautiful mountains.

Veronika

Since 32 years Veronika takes care of the well-being of our guests in the Birkenstube. She is the most experienced of our team and therefore very popular among regular guests. Every morning, the waitress cycles to work and enjoys spending her free time in the fresh air.

Sieglinde

Always cheerful and happy our Sieglinde – lovingly called Siegi – ensures good mood in the service team. The empathic waitress reads your wishes from your eyes and pampers you according all rules of art. Siegi is originally from Gais and adores wellness and hiking.

Petra

Every morning Petra prepares delicious coffees and cappuccinos with love and dedication. Together with his husband and his little son she lives in Brunico and loves to spend her leisure time either in the mountains or on the slopes.

Franz

Franz is originally from Bosnia and works in our service team. Thanks to his humorous nature our guests adore him. He has been working in South Tyrol for more than 7 years and in his free time he puts his hiking boots on and explores our beautiful mountains!

Andrea

Andrea is from Bergamo and works for the first time in hotel Windschar. He is a sommelier who has worked in various Michelin restaurants and therefore an expert when it comes to wines. Andrea is single, loves music and has two cats - Fluffy and Benny - who sweeten his everyday life.

Geza

Geza is our favorite Hungarian waiter. He has been working in our hotel for 14 years and returned this season after a short break. He is a passionate chess player and enjoys watching football in his free time.

Maria

Maria is our expert for massages and is certified to practice the unique Haki method. She is originally from Bari, but because of South Tyrol's beauty she decided to live in Brunico. The masseuse is a lovely person who reads every wish from your lips and always strives for your well-being. Travelling is her passion.

Carolina

Carolina is our beautician and pampers you according to all rules of art. She is the proud mum of a 19-year-old daughter, originally from Eggen valley and currently living in Luttago. In her spare time, Carolina is very active: she enjoys swimming, practicing yoga, spending time in nature, and pursues her credo purposefully: in peace, one finds one's own strength.

Julia

Julia works in our SPA and has golden hands for massages. She is a globetrotter who is always on the lookout for new adventures. Her favorite destinations include Africa and Cuba, and during these journeys, the hobby photographer takes countless pictures. When she is not on the way, she lives with her husband in Teodone.

Katalin

Katalin completes our SPA team and is our expert for massages. She is originally from Hungary, lives currently in Gais and has two wonderful daughters. Katalin has healing hands, but in her free time she loves the thrill: her passions are snowboarding and downhill.

Viola

Viola is our chambermaid in house Sylvia, where she cleans her rooms with great accuracy. The woman with the Croatian roots has been working in our hotel for 24 years. However, she prefers to spend her leisure time together with her husband Ivan on the shared boat off the Croatian coast.

Mary

Mary is our chambermaid in house Hermine. She has been working in the Windschar since the 90s and accompanied our career from the pizzeria to the wellness hotel. Mary has five grandchildren and loves to spend her leisure time either with her four-legged friend or on two wheels.

Elisabeth

Elisabeth is our chambermaid in house Hermine and together with Mary she ensures pure enjoyment for our lovely guests. She already worked as a young girl in our hotel. Today, she is the proud mom of two daughters, has her own farm and loves to plant flowers and herbs in her garden.

Adriana

Adriana is our jolly, who replaces the chambermaids on their day off and helps Ms. Monika, whenever needed. Born in Serbia, she has been living with her family in Brunico for 23 years and loves our enchanting mountains. In her free time, Adriana follows her creative call and decorates her home with dedication.

Marina

Marina is our chambermaid in the main building. She welcomes you always with a warm smile and does her job with pleasure and reliability. Marina is the proud mom of two daughters aged 25 and 26 and spends her spare time reading - in particular, Russian, Romanian and Italian literature excite her.

Tijana

Tijana is our chambermaid in the main building. Together with colleague Marina, the 31-year-old ensures comfort and alpine coziness for our lovely guests. Born in Serbia, she has been living in Brunico for several years and enjoys spending time with her family and her two small children.

Benjamin

Benno is our craftsman who always makes sure that everything works fine. He repairs, installs and takes care of the garden and the swimming pool. The man with the two golden hands lives in Brunico and spends his free time with the restoration of classic cars.

Shaip

Since more than 19 years Shaip ensures cleanliness in the kitchen area. He is 50 years old, originally from Kosovo, but settled down in South Tyrol and lives together with his family in Brunico. Shaip has four children and loves to tell them stories.