Surrounded by the mountains of the Texel group, Meran is located in a basin just north of Vilpian and can be reached by car in about 15 minutes. The renowned spa town owes its treasured mild climate to the shielding mountain chain. In the gardens of the Trauttmansdorff castle, Mediterranean vegetation blossoms right next to the Alpine. But this special atmosphere and the gorgeous botanical garden are by far not the only attractions. If you are staying in our hotel near Meran, a visit to the city is an absolute must. Because you will struggle to find another place with as many highlights in such an appealing environment and such colourful shopping, leisure and cultural offerings.
This is being associated to the rich history of Meran, which dates back to the 19th century and has seen visits from numerous illustrious guests, including the famous Empress Sissi, Franz Kafka, Rainer Maria Rilke or Christian Morgenstern.Over the years, the tranquil spa town of yore transformed into a varied metropolis where tradition and modernism go hand in hand harmonically. The best way to find out, how it is meant, is a sight-seeing tour of Meran: from the historical Lauben alley in the historic city centre, via the promenades along the Passer river, to the gorgeous Kurhaus and the Therme Meran, which are true architectural masterpieces.