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Mountain hotel at Passo Stelvio

Location on the Stelvio

The Hotel Franzenshöhe is characterized by the fact that it easy to reach and at the same time it is shield from the crowds.

It is located at hairpin 22 on the Stelvio Pass and is a ideal starting point for sports, but also for relaxation and reflection.

The guests of the Berghotel Franzenshöhe achieve the famous Stelvio Pass in 10 minutes by car. From the Stelvio you can reach Lombardy and Switzerland via the Umbrail Pass.

Trafoi with the place of pilgrimage Holy Three Wells is only 6 km away.

In the Stelvio National Park

In the heart of Stelvio National Park, in a breathtaking high alpine landscape, the Berghotel Franzenshöhe invites you to rest at 2188m. Secluded from the flow of tourists, halfway up the Queen of Alpine roads, the Stelvio Pass road, it is the ideal base for leisurely hikes as for demanding mountain and glacier tours.

The farmers of Glurns, the smallest town in South Tyrol, have had alpine rights to the surrounding meadows for centuries. The Franzenshöhe is therefore also the location of a cattle pasture that is still used today. From July to early September, visitors are accompanied by the rhythmic ringing of cow bells.

In the immediate vicinity is the Madatsch glacier, which can be reached in 30 minutes on foot. From there, you have a glorious view of the Trafoier Eiswand and the Thurwieser.

You can let the Ortler work its magic over a cup of coffee on the hotel terrace.The strong and arid high Alpine location create an environment where people suffering from allergies may relax and recuperate.

immediate vicinity with the glaciers

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