Hotel Grifone

  • The Dolomites Ski Area, Italy, Arabba

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Hotel Grifone has a quiet location near the Campolongo pass. It's a beautifully-designed hotel between the resorts Arabba and Corvara, surrounded by the spectacular Dolomite mountains. You can be sure of a great holiday here with spacious rooms and mountain views from the balcony.

After filling up each morning at breakfast, jump on hotel's free shuttle bus from 8.30am. You'll be taken directly to the Mont Cherz lift, which leads straight onto the Sella Ronda circuit. If you fancy an afternoon off from skiing, we highly recommend the hotel's wellness centre. Take a dip in the pool, close your eyes and relax in the steam room or turn up the heat in the sauna at no extra cost.

The hotel's piano bar really brings the whole place to life both before and after a delicious four-course evening meal. Enjoy a tipple next to the warmth of the open log fire, sit back and chat about the day's events in the comfy leather chairs or join in with the evening entertainment.

Transfer time: approx. 3 hours from Innsbruck airport.

Added value

Early booking offer available (ends 31 Aug 22, excludes 31 Dec 22 arrivals)

Free night available for departures 17 Dec 22, 15 Jan 23 and 19 Mar 23 to end of season (min 7 night stay)

Rooms
  • No. of rooms: 56
  • Official rating: 4

Local Fees and Taxes

Tourist tax of €2 per person per night paid locally directly to hotel.

Rooms

Comfort Twin rooms sleep up to three people (extra bed is a single sofa bed) and are around 29m². All rooms have a balcony, TV, minibar, safe, bath or shower and hairdryer.

Superior Twin rooms sleep two people and are around 31m².

Junior Suites sleep up to four people and are around 45m². There is a double bedroom and bathroom on the entrance level with stairs to a higher balcony room with a double bed and second bathroom. 

Double for Sole Use rooms are 24m² and are available on request, please call to book. 

Accessibility

Adapted rooms are available on request, please call us to book. 

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes
Arabba

Ski Holidays in Arabba

Of the resorts that make up the celebrated Sellaronda circuit, Arabba has some of the most interesting slopes, and is a real skiers’ holiday base. It boasts excellent, challenging pistes, and the stunning slopes of the mighty Marmolada glacier are within easy reach. The highly recommended Hidden Valley is close by too. Part of the spectacular Dolomiti Superski area, the modern lift system ensures Arabba links easily to the Sella Ronda, with Canazei in the Val di Fassa to the West, and Corvara in the sunny Alta Badia ski area to the North. This compact, friendly village has a natural ice skating rink and a small selection of shops, bars, restaurants and pizzerias. Après-ski is low key and relaxed, the skiing anything but! The fast 'Ornella' run down to Pescoi is one of the big thrills for local skiers – and one of the biggest local challenges.

Skiing levels
Beginner
Intermediates
Advanced
Snowboard
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 63 km
Runs
20
16
4
Longest run 16 Km
Snowparks

1 snow park.

Lifts Drag lifts 3, Chairlifts 17, Cablecars 5
Slope direction NE,S
Ski/resort bus False
Things to Do

  • Cross country tracks
  • Snowpark
  • Heli-skiing on the Marmolada glacier
  • Wine tasting
  • Day trips to the Hidden Valley
  • Glacier skiing on the Marmolada

Extras

Pre-bookable lift passes, ski hire & tuition

SPECIAL OFFER ON EQUIPMENT HIRE
Save up to £45 per person

Book your lift pass with us and we'll give you 50% off equipment hire or carriage. See our ski bundle page for details. 

Lift Passes Days Season Adult 
15-64yrs
Child
8-14yrs
Senior
65+
Dolomiti Superski Area Pass 6 L £194 £135 £174
M £249 £175 £225
H £278 £195 £249

L (12 Dec - 19 Dec), M (10 Dec - 30 Jan & 21 Mar - end of season), H (20 Dec - 9 Jan & 31 Jan - 20 Mar)

Equipment (6 days) Description Blue Red Black
Adult Skis £59 £81 £111
Skis & boots £80 £106 £135
Snowboard & boots - £107 -
Youth (6-12yrs) Skis & boots - £50 -
Snowboard & boots - £59 -
Child (3-5yrs) Skis & boots - £43 -
Helmet - Free* -

* Free helmets for children up to 12yrs when ski/board are pre-booked.

Please see here for a description of hire categories.

Tuition Days Times Adult Child 3-13yrs 
Ski 3 2 hours per day £95 £110
Snowboard £95 £95
Ski 4 2 hours per day £XX £XX
Ski 5 2 hours per day £XX £XX
Snowboard £95 £95
Ski 6* 2 hours per day n/a £171

Classes start on Sunday at 11am

*6 day ski school only available 22 Dec, 29 Dec & 9 Feb (child tuition only)

Group ski lessons need a minimum number of guests to take place. Very occasionally these numbers aren’t reached. If you have pre-booked lessons and this happens, the ski-school will do their best to offer private lessons to the value of the lessons you had originally booked.

Prices and supplements are correct at the time of publishing. Up to date prices will be confirmed at the time of booking.

Facilities
  • Wellness centre with saunas and treatments (treatments are payable locally)
  • Free shuttle to the lifts from 8.30am to 5.30pm daily
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Heated boot room
  • Free outdoor parking (subject to availability)
Meals

Start the week off with a free aperitivo. Enjoy a hot and cold buffet breakfast daily and, after a busy day skiing, come back to four-course evening meal with a choice of dishes. Once a week you will be treated to a gala dinner with typical regional dishes served.

Christmas and New Year gala meals included.

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Vegetarians

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

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 11.8753
  • Latitude: 46.5112
  • Location Description:
    • 4 kilometres to Arabba 
    • 100 metres to Corvara
    • 700 metres to Mont Cherz lifts - leads directly onto Sella Ronda circuit 
    • 100 metres to bus stop 
    • Ski school in Arabba

    The beginners ski school is not easily accessible from this hotel- the school is only accessible by taxi (about €25 each way) (payable locally)

Reviews of Hotel Grifone

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Total price from
£3147
per person from £1049
Includes £150pp discount
Hotel Grifone
Arabba, The Dolomites Ski Area,Half Board
18/03/2023 - 7 nights
3 adults
From London Gatwick
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