Castel Fragsburg Italy
Fragsburg Street #3 – Merano – Sudtirol
Relais & Chateaux
Date of Creation
Hotel General Manager
Alexander Ortner – Owner and Manager
5* Boutique Hotel – Affiliation :Relais & CHateaux
Give more visibility to the hotel and brand, enhance its fabulous location in an area which is today off the beaten track
History & Story
Perched high above the valley, it was a jewel for Austro Hungarian holiday makers in the days of the Imperial Court. The Empress Elizabeth ( Sissi) used to spend her winter Holidays in Merano . The tradition of Hospitality and the Tyrollean aristocracy is still there and even more visible by the care provided by the hosts , the Ortner Family. Once a noble hunting lodge the 350 years old Castle stands on a rock that offers a stunning view over the noble vineyards, the impressive mountains, the castles and villages .
Take advantage of all of this on the beautiful Hotel terrace suspended over the valley, immersing yourself in an ocean of tranquillity and let yourself be pampered by the attentive staff in traditional dress, symbol of an ancient and noble ethic.
Nearly every year there are refurbishement’s work
Date added extensions
Main Strengths, Special Touch
Family welcoming atmosphere-devotion to details-high level of cuisine and standard of service .Ideal tranquil place to relax and rebalance with the help of the spa treatments and the meditation , breathing and yoga sections.
The magic landscape of South Tyrol , one of Europe best kept secrets and the dolomites area.The Hotel offers spectacular view on the valley and is nestled in 10.000 sqm park of apple trees and lush and subtropical vegetation due to the mediterranean microclimate of the area. the 700 mt above Merano , not far from the Lakes District , Verona and Venice.
Key sites/activities in the area
Trauttmansdorff Castle, famous due to the Austrian Empress Sissi. She chose the Castle as for her winter holidays. The beautiful botanical gardens of Merano. Magic Dolomites area.
Activities out of the property: horseback riding, paragliding, trekking, helicopter flight, fishing, sailing, diving, water skiing at Lake of Caldaro., 20 minutes from the hotel .Golfing at the 18 Holes Golf Club Passiria ( 20% discount for the hotel Guests) 30 minutes from the Hotel.
Children are welcomed at the hotel, but there is no special space or program for them apart from a portion of the swimming pool and the extensive garden where they can play.
• Number of suites:
• SUITE ROYALE: 5 – 65/85 MQ – VIEW ON THE VINEYARDS AND MERANO
APPLE AND MINERAL WATER AS AMENITIES
• Number of Luxury rooms:
• SUITE DELUXE: 8 – 45/50 MQ – VIEW ON THE VINEYARDS AND MERANO – APPLES
• Number of rooms, (keys) in all:
• JUNIOR SUITE: 8 – 25/35 MQ -VIEW ON MERANO – APPLES
Restaurants & Bars
2 Choices at Guests Disposal :
• Gourmet restaurant “ Prezioso”
• Hotel Half board restaurant, set Menu or a la carte dining possible
HEATED OUTSIDE POOL & JACUZZI
ALCHEMISTIC SPA & SANCTUARIUM: All our care elixirs and products are homemade and based on traditional recipes.
MEDITATION, BREATHING COURSE, YOGA
2 SAUNAS, 1 TURKISH BATH, 2 RELAXING ROOMS AND 2 ROOMS FOR TREATMENTS AND MASSAGES
Treatment rooms enjoy breathtaking views –and on clear days it is possible to enjoy al fresco massages in the panoramic terrace and in complete privacy.
Corporate & Celebration Events
• WEDDINGS CAN BE CELEBRATED AT THE HOTEL AS WELL AS SMALL SIZED MEETINGS ( MAX 18 /20 PAX)
Extra Notable Features
The Alchemistic SPA: Chakra training, Guided Meditation Sessions, Breathing Lessons, Sound Therapy Bath , Body sings Soul
Hotel and restaurant Awards
• One Michelin Star Award November 2016
Number of employees
28 Members of staff