The beautiful area of South Tyrol has some wonderful activities all year-round and a diverse food and wine culture, thanks to its unique proximity to the Austrian and German border. Boasting the highest concentration of Michelin-starred restaurants in Italy and the small Alto Adige wine region, which fosters over 20 grape varieties.
Here you’ll find the modern fairy-tale retreat, San Luis, located in South Tyrol is a property like no other. The perfect winter destination for a snowy escape without too much ski. Instead, ice skate on the frozen lake, snowshoe on the many enchanting trails or go for a sleigh ride through the woods.
Those seeking the thrill of sporting challenges can try ice-climbing up waterfalls in the Martello Valley.
At San Luis, arrive through serpentine roads and dense forest to the peace of luxury treehouses and lakeside chalets built from local wood with a modern interior design – black slate, raw linen, glass walls, high beamed ceilings, open fires and handmade furniture – Michelin-star chef and stunning barn-style spa. The spa has an inside-outside pool, allowing you to feel at one with your surroundings, a hydro-massage in the middle of the lake, saunas and steam baths. Not forgetting personalised fitness sessions, unique massages using essential oils and local herbs and the various anti-ageing facials – a specialty of the spa.
Located in Northern Italy, close to the Austrian border, this is Alpine chic for those in search of tranquility. You can lose yourself here, clear your mind and feed your soul. You won’t want to leave.
Treehouses start from €265 per person per night. For further information, visit sanluis-hotel.com