Hotel Monte Paraccia

  • The Dolomites, Italy, Kronplatz

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The Monte Paraccia's welcoming atmosphere and fresh mountain style make it such a fantastic place to stay.

Walking trails on the doorstep

It's easy to find rewarding walking trails and cosy wooded areas nearby. You can walk out the door in the morning and get straight onto some paths. The hotel staff really want you to make the most out of your time in Kronplatz and are extremely keen for you to get to know the area. They host two guided walks a week, which is great way to discover hidden gems in the Dolomite landscape.

Relaxing in the spa

We love relaxing in the hotel's spa before dinner, the steam room is perfect for relaxing your muscles after you've been out and about. Wind down in one of the relaxation rooms with a hot cup of herbal tea from the tisana corner.

Added value

Mobilcard included with free use of public transport in the Alto Adige region

Two free guided walks a week run by the hotel

Discounts or free access to selected tourist office and resort events for stays between 08 - 30 Sep 23

24/7 support & tailored advice from our local resort team

All holidays include flights from the UK and transfers

Free Guest Card allowing free use of most public buses and local trains in the Kronplatz and Alta Badia region

Kronplatz

Kronplatz is the name of the mighty mountain that shares its name with the region beyond. Known as Plan de Corones in the local language of Ladin, there’s an array of ways to explore the valleys and peaks here, from footpaths to zip wires – as well as cable cars that put mountain walking trails and panoramic viewpoints in easy reach. The village of San Vigilio di Marebbe welcomes visitors with traditional local cuisine and cosy inns surrounded by pine woods and centuries-old farms. But, the wildest scenery lies just south, where Fanes-Senes-Braies Natural Park lays out the dramatic vistas the Dolomites are famous for – including the turquoise waters of Lago di Braies-Pragser Wildsee; this spot is particularly stunning in the summer sunshine.

Family holidays in Kronplatz 

Holidays in Kronplatz and it's surrounding towns have lots to offer for families on their summer holiday. Whether you're looking for a mountain adventure like the 40-metre-long marble run at the top of the mountain station or family friendly walks like the bread and butter trail. There's a wide array of action packed fun to be had such as the summer tubing track for those adrenaline junkies or the Kron trampoline park, ideal if you want to experience those mountain views from even higher up. Walk along alpine paths in the Dolomites, zoom down zip lines, tackle the via ferrata course, take to the skies on a paraglider, or rocket through the bike park on its dedicated (and occasionally hair-raising) trails - you'll be spoilt for choice in Kronplatz when it comes to family fun! 

Mountain huts and Space-Age museums

Walking paths lead into the rocky vistas of the Dolomites – or you can stick to walking a leisurely loop around Kronplatz, stopping at the mountain huts, enjoying some local food and drink and discovering viewpoints and museums en route. The Messner Mountain Museum is the Space-Age creation of architect Zaha Hadid and renowned local mountaineer Reinhold Messner. Duck inside the plateau-edge museum to learn all about the history of mountaineering in the Tyrol. Mountain Rifugi restaurants serve up local food and drink, with energy-boosting menus of canederli and charcuterie boards piled high with smoked speck ham and herb-crusted cheese.

Welcome to Ladinia: the hidden gem of the Dolomites

It’s a good idea to learn a little of the three local languages if planning a summer holiday in Kronplatz. German is most widely spoken after the region’s stint under Austrian rule, but you’ll also hear Italian and Ladin, the original language of these once-remote mountain valleys. In fact, Kronplatz is a stronghold of Ladin culture – best experienced by staying in a valley village such as San Vigilio di Marebbe. Here, life revolves around the cobblestone village square, where a baroque church points it's steeple to the sky. Chalet-like houses, hotels and restaurants line the streets, some adorned with wood carvings and serving Tyrolean culinary favourites like crispy feies da soni potatoes and poppy seed pasta.

Into the wild: walking in the Fanes-Sennes-Braies and Puez Odle natural parks

There’s a wild world beyond Kronplatz with Fanes-Senes-Braies Natural Park stretching out to the south-east. It’s perhaps best-known for the Alta Via 1 – one of the most famous long-distance walking trails in the Dolomites; this is a beautiful route to do in the summer. Easier routes take you rambling past sheer mountain faces, and onwards through bright green pastures grazed by hardy cows, rocky, forested valleys, and meadows awash with wildflowers. The walking opportunities here are endless, so you'll never be lacking in activities to enjoy on your summer holiday.

The neighbouring Puez Odle Natural Park is another great choice for wanderers who like their walks with a bit of drama. The unusual geology of the Italian Dolomites is on full display here, including tunnel-like cleft mountains and towering limestone karsts. Keep your eyes on the skies – you might just spy a golden eagle gliding overhead.

Why book a summer holiday in Kronplatz with Inghams?

At Inghams, we do walking holidays differently. With no fixed itinerary, you have more time in your destination and the freedom to walk as much or as little as you like, discovering some of Kronplatz best walking routes and activities at your own pace.

With over 85 years of outdoor travel experience, our holiday packages to Kronplatz include flights, transfers, and accommodation, so you can relax and leave the small details to us. Our experts can help you choose the best holiday for you, and our team in resort can give you the inside scoop on how to spend your time away with us.

Rooms
  • No. of hotel rooms: 20
  • No. of floors: 3
  • Official rating: 3

Rooms

Twin Rooms are around 25 and sleep two people.

Superior Twin Rooms are around 35 and sleep up to four people (extra bed is a sofa bed or two twin beds).

Suites are around 45 and sleep up to four people (extra bed is a double sofa bed). These rooms have a double bedroom and a separate lounge area with a large shared bathroom. 

Single Rooms are also available and are around 17.

All rooms have:

  • Balcony
  • TV
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe

Local fees & taxes

A resort tax of approx. €3.20 per person per night is payable locally (applies to guests aged 14 years and above)

Accessibility

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No
  • Accessible rooms are available on request, please call to book.
  • Please be advised that only the first two floors of the hotel are accessible by the lift.
  • Airport transfer time: approx. 2 hours 30 mins from Innsbruck, 3 hours 45 mins from Venice, 3 hours 15 mins from Verona
  • 600 metres to Kronplatz town centre
  • 700 metres to the Piz de Plaies gondola (open from the end of June)
  • 20 metres to the bus stop
Facilities
  • Wellness area with three saunas, steam room, kneipp bath, two relaxation rooms and a tisana corner
  • Two free guided walks run by the hotel
  • One hotel run e-bike excursion per week (bike hire is payable locally for approx. €45 per bike)
  • Bathrobes and spa towels included
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Lounge and bar area
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking garage
Meals

For breakfast you'll have a buffet with a wide range of hot and cold food to choose from. For dinner you'll have a delicious three-course dinner as well as a salad and starter buffet. Once a week the hotel host a dinner where they serve local specialities and traditional food.

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarians
  • Dairy Free

Please let us know about any special dietary requirements at the time of booking.

This hotel is not suitable for guests with severe allergies. 

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Total price from
£1798
per person from £899
Includes £260pp discount
31/08/2024 - 7 nights
2 adults
From Birmingham Int.
Half Board
Hotel Monte Paraccia
The Dolomites, Kronplatz
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