Hotel Somont

  • The Dolomites Ski Area, Italy, Selva

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The family run Hotel Somont benefits from having a great location, snap on your skis and cruise down the short blue run into Selva which gives you access to the wider Dolomites Ski Area, alternatively it is just a 300 metre walk to the centre where you can find a range of shops, bars and cafes.

The hotel also benefits from having a lovely spa area with an indoor pool and range of saunas.

Homely hotel

Loving run by the Rudiferia family, you'll be sure to receive a warm welcome - be sure to ask the team their recommendations of the best places to ski and have lunch on the slopes. Each room in the Somont is unique, furnished in a modern Alpine style with homely touches and cosy decor throughout.

Many of the rooms feature a balcony with a mountain view, so you can enjoy fabulous views of the Sassolungo and the nearby slopes. 

The food is something to look forward to, too. Fuel up for a day on the mountain at the varied breakfast buffet, and enjoy a delicious evening meal when you return. Each evening you can enjoy a three-course menu featuring fresh ingredients from the South Tyrol. To go with your meal, enjoy a bottle of local wine - the staff will be happy to make recommendations.

Ski in, ski out

The charming hotel benefits from having a piste side location, start your day by heading down the short Freina piste down into the center of Selva and take your pick between heading up the Costabella chairlift for access to Alta Badia including Covara & Colfosco, and La Villa and or head up the Ciampinoi gondola for access to Ortisei, Alpe d'Suisi and Val di Fassa.

You are also just a short walk from the center of Selva Val Gardena, where you can find plenty of lively bars, a range of shops and the ice rink. 

Soothing spa and relaxation

After a day of alpine adventures, return back to the hotel and enjoy a moment of peace in the spa area. Featuring an indoor pool heated to a lovely 31 degrees, a jacuzzi, and a variety of different saunas - relax in the Finnish sauna, soothe any aches in the infrared sauna or unwind in the Turkish steam bath. There is also a range of relaxation areas throughout the wellness area too. 


Set in the Südtirol’s charming Gardena valley, Selva is a gateway to the famous Sellaronda skiing circuit, where you can ski around the gigantic limestone monoliths of the Gruppo Sella. This delightful and not particularly challenging 25 mile tour can be achieved fairly easily in a day. Selva, part of Dolomiti Superski, the largest lift system in Europe, combines the best of Italian and South Tyrolean traditions for a unique ski holiday experience. It offers unbeatable quantity and variety of skiing right on its doorstep, a paradise for dedicated skiers of all levels.

The picturesque old town of Ortisei, the main community and cultural centre of Val Gardena, with its own small ski area, is both chic and traditional, with a picturesque town centre. Ortisei links easily with Selva’s pistes whilst its local Alpe di Siusi ski area is also well-known for its cross-country trails and a thrilling six kilometre toboggan run. Val Gardena is the venue for one of the early World Cup meetings each season. The Saslong downhill run to Santa Cristina - with its famous "camel bumps" - is where the men's downhill event on Mount Ciampinoi takes place.

Skiing levels
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 175 km
Runs 56 99 13
Longest run 10 Km

1 in Plan de Gralba area and 1 in Alpe de Suisi

Lifts Drag lifts 24, Chairlifts 43, Cablecars 2
Slope direction N,S
Ski/resort bus True
  • No. of rooms: 32
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 6
  • Official rating: 4

Local Fees and Taxes

Local tourist tax of €2.50 per person per night payable locally directly to hotel.


CIR Twin Rooms are around 23m² and sleep two people. They've been finished in an alpine style and have a balcony, TV and safe.

Sasslong Twin Rooms are around 26m² and sleep up to three people (extra bed is a single bed or a single sofa bed). 

Dolomiti Twin Rooms are around 28m² and sleep up to four people (extra beds are either twin beds or a double sofa bed). They are available on request, please call to book.

Twin Rooms for Sole Use are available on request, please call to book.

Single Rooms are available without a balcony and on request, please call to book.

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No
Lift Passes

Lift Passes

6 days Season Child
8 - 15 years
16 - 65 years
66+ years
Dolomiti Superski Area Pass Low £235 £335 £302
High £261 £372 £335
Val Gardena Local Pass Low £224 £317 £286
High £248 £352 £317

Season dates

  • Low Season - 07 Jan - 27 Jan 24 & 02 Apr - end of season
  • High Season - 24 Dec 23 - 06 Jan & 28 Jan - 01 Apr 24

Lift pass information

Featuring a linked ski area of 1220km on one lift pass, the Dolomite Superski Pass is worth every penny. Walker's pass available & purchased locally. Children born after 01/01/2016 can collect a free ski pass in resort. Proof of age will be required. 

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

Ski Equipment

Ski Equipment

6 days Description


13+ years

Skis Blue £94
Red £122
Black £154
Skis & boots Blue £141
Red £167
Black £199
Snowboard & boots Red £186

Equipment information

  • Free equipment hire for all children 12 years and under - must be pre-booked before departing on holiday
  • Free helmet hire for children 3 - 5 years

Please see here for a description of hire categories.

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



Ski tuition


4 - 12 years


13+ years

6 days £291 £238


Snowboard tuition


6 - 12 years


13+ years

6 days £238 £238

Tuition information

  • Guests staying at the Chalet Soldanella tuition may differ to website, please call to confirm duration and prices.
  • Adult ski tuition runs Sunday - Thursday 10am - 1pm, Friday 10am - 4pm
  • Child ski tuition runs Sunday to Wednesday 10am-1pm, Thursday & Friday 10am - 4pm (lunch is included on Thursday & Friday)
  • Snowboard tuition runs Sunday - Wednesday 9.30am - 12.30pm, Thursday & Friday 9.30am - 3.30pm
  • Group tuition need a minimum number of guests to take place. Very occasionally these numbers aren’t reached. If you have pre-booked tuition and this happens, the ski-school will do their best to offer private tuition to the value of what you had originally booked.

Levels of tuition:

  • Beginner - never skied before
  • Level 1 - advanced beginner; can control speed, snowplough and change direction on gentle slopes 
  • Level 2 - low intermediate, snowplough turns and start to ski parallel
  • Level 3 - good intermediate, parallel turns 
  • Advanced - fully confident on all slopes, looking to improve technique

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

Longitude: 11.764000
Latitude: 46.549908

  • Ski in / ski out location
  • Centre of Selva 300 metres
  • 500 metres to ski school
  • Spa with indoor pool, sauna, steam room and whirlpool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Heated boot room
  • Cot available for €20 per night (payable locally)
  • Ski in / ski out

Start the morning with a hot and cold buffet breakfast in the hotel's lovely restaurant. In the evenings you can enjoy a three-course meal with choices and a salad buffet. Dishes are typically south Tyrolean with many of the ingredients sourced locally. 

Christmas and New Year's Eve dinners are included.

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Special diets are available on a request basis. Catering for dietary allergies will need to be checked before booking. 

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per person from £1529
Includes £220pp discount
15/03/2025 - 7 nights
2 adults
From London Gatwick
Half Board
Hotel Somont
The Dolomites Ski Area, Selva
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