The Miramonti boutique hotel in Hafling is outstanding. Quite literally, as it’s built almost on a cliff, standing tall over the valley of Merano in the Italian side of the Alps. Not only does the little family-run hotel thus provide an exceptional view; its luxurious wellness concept proves also that Alpine holidays can offer much more than rustic mountain huts and après-ski. I’ve already described what it was like traveling to Merano for the first time. Merano, that is a region of the Italian side of the Alps – known as South Tyrol or Alto Adige. Whether in the summer or in the wintertime, there is nothing I love more than traveling down south to experience the sheltering and challenging mass of the Alps. Miramonti, a luxurious comfort zone amidst the mountains But until now, I’ve only ever stayed over in traditional huts, which were once built for shelter. In Merano, most hotels are cute bed & breakfasts, tightly connected to the typical Alpine conventions and gastronomy. The Miramonti, while still very traditional in some ways, is in others very contemporary, modern and stylish. In fact, we would appreciate a hotel like this in Berlin, too! The perfectly furnished lobby, the spacious rooms and…

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