Grand Hotel Wolkenstein

A luxury Hotel with a long history

Come and enjoy the refined Grand Hotel Wolkenstein in Selva Val Gardena – the ideal choice for guests wishing to breathe the pure energy of a holiday in the Dolomites in Val Gardena, in an ambience rich in atmosphere and history. A 4 Star Hotel which offers a perfect balance of comfort and a perfect position in the centre of Santa Cristina Val Gardena, from where you can set out for relaxing or invigorating walks throughout the Puez Odle Nature Reserve.
Modern, spacious and well-lit rooms blend with traditional décor, with many reminders of Sigmund Freud, who liked to spend his holiday here in the mountains.

7 Highlights of the 4-Star Grand Hotel Wolkenstein

The ideal destination for an exclusive holiday where nature and history combine to create a place of incomparable fascination

  1. In the centre of Santa Cristina with all services within reach and perfect starting point for hikes and MTB-tours
  2. Just a short distance to the “Saslong” World Cup slope and a perfect starting point for the Sella Ronda with the skilift nearby
  3. Lounge bar with fireplace to warm up your evenings after admiring the sunset during dinner in our dining room. Let yourself be inspired by our chefs and copy our recipes thanks to the show cooking station
  4. A three-storey wellness area with 8 saunas and steam baths, 3 whirlpools, a year-round heated outdoor swimming pool, large garden area and panoramic terrace
  5. Completely restructured rooms and suites, all tastefully furnished, spacious and bright, some even on two floors
  6. Have the opportunity to experience the history and the natural world of Val Gardena up close to numerous hiking trails in the Dolomites and the promenade of the former Val Gardena railway
  7. Gardenahotels ACTIVE, adrenaline-filled outdoor activities for everyone, in summer and winter! Daily mountain hikes, MTB- and climbing tours in summer. In winter different skiing trips, snowshoe- or ski tours every day, always accompanied by a professional guide


Welcome to the Grand Hotel Wolkenstein di Selva. Ideal for a memorable four-star holiday in the very heart of Val Gardena.

As you admire the majestic and evocative architecture, you will be fascinated by the skilful blend of tradition, modern styling and elegance. After its complete renovation, the Hotel will surprise you with its spacious public areas and high ceilings, its numerous small niches with their delightful fireplaces and a beautiful library where you can re-discover the pleasure of reading. Here and there you will discover quotes from Sigmund Freud, which will be your guide for your tour through time.
The Grand Hotel Wolkenstein will delight you with its superlative cuisine, which blends traditional flavour with the latest gourmet dishes.
Although a part of the Municipality of Selva di Val Gardena, the Grand Hotel Wolkenstein is physically located in the centre of Santa Cristina Val Gardena, and offers its guests the convenience of a multitude of services in the immediate area as well as serving as the ideal starting-point for excursions to Sellaronda and memorable moments for sport and relaxation in the natural setting of the Puez Odle Nature Reserve and the Dolomites, a UNESCO Heritage Site.


A wide range of gourmet dishes and the pleasure of refined cuisine.

Right from breakfast, you can enjoy the warm atmosphere of the spacious dining-room in the 4 Star Grand Hotel Wolkenstein in Selva di Val Gardena, with splendid views of luxuriant green of the many pine and spruce trees.
An elegant and beautifully furnished restaurant in which you will discover a wide choice of superlative gourmet dishes that will help you discover the rich fare for which our region is so justly famous. A menu which will satisfy every taste, from traditional local dishes from new and modern cuisine, all just waiting to be discovered. We will accompany you on a gourmet voyage where every dish will be accompanied with the perfect wine from the superb wineries in Trentino Alto Adige or from renowned Italian producers. We offer our guests what we call "half board plus" – a buffet breakfast, sweet or savoury snacks in the afternoon, and a 5/6 course dinner with a different menu every evening.

Activities for summer/winter

Discover the Dolomites UNESCO Heritage Site

A wide range of summer and winter activities will dazzle you with the natural and historical beauty of the Dolomites in Val Gardena and the Puez Odle Nature Park.

Summer/Winter programme

With our experience, we can help you to discover fairy-tale paths, picture-postcard landscapes and thrilling ski slopes

At the 4-star Grand Hotel Wolkenstein in Selva, there are so many activities to choose from: a full range of excursions, activities and ski trails to help you explore the Puez Odle Nature Park and the spectacular Dolomite mountains in Val Gardena. The location is superlative, with the Grand Hotel Wolkenstein right next to the Puez Odle Nature Park and at walking distance from the best-known ski slopes and lifts to Saslong and Sellaronda. The ideal starting-point for your summer or winter break in a most majestic part of Trentino-Alto Adige. Activities with guides and ski instructors will help you to discover those hidden corners that only the local people in Val Gardena know about. Plenty of fun and games for the children, too, who can join throughout the day the Miniclub of the nearby Hotel Boutique & Fashion Maciaconi.



You can choose between our special and last-minute offers for a holiday at the Gardenahotels. Take advantage of these low-cost offers for a holiday in Val Gardena in South Tyrol.

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