Get out and enjoy the scenery! The Hotel Sittnerhof is the ideal starting point for your hiking vacation in Merano. Whether you want to take the Tappeinerweg walkway or one of the countless paths along the Waal River, you can go directly from the Hotel. If you want to get into higher elevations and leave the car behind, the City of Merano offers an excellent bus network that will get you to your desired starting point.
And if you don’t want to go alone, we offer a guided day hike once a week, accompany you to the Trauttmansdorff Castle Botanical Garden and the famous Tappeinerweg walkway - for everyone who would rather take it easy. Enjoy your hiking vacation in your hiking hotel in Merano!
Our stylish and traditional golf hotel in Merano is the ideal starting point for an amazing golf vacation in South Tyrol. The 18-hole course of the Merano Passiria golf club, which the Sittnerhof belongs to, can be played on from February until December. Our guests get a green fee discount of 25%.
With our golf card you can also play on all courses in South Tyrol for very low prices. We wish you a very relaxing and fun-filled golf vacation in your golf hotel in Merano.
Only a few minutes away on foot from our cultural hotel, you will find the most well-known and loved Christmas market in Merano. Christmas specialities for gourmets, finely-made crafts and enchanting melodies will fill your senses – do something good for yourself in this cold season.
Enjoy the anticipation of the big day with a visit to the countless traditional and idyllic Christmas markets in South Tyrol. In this magical time of year in many townships around the country, you will find little market stands which sell mulled wine and tasty Christmas treats.
The biggest Christmas markets in South Tyrol are in Bressanone, Bolzano, Vipiteno, Glorenza, and Brunico, and right near our Hotel Sittnerhof the Merano Christmas market delights and enchants. Culinary highlights, quality South Tyrolean products and craftwork will please young and old and spread wonderful Christmas cheer!
There’s only one thing we don’t have time for here: boredom! Whatever you’re looking for, Merano is right in the middle of it! Nature, culture, friendly people and you, on your dream vacation!
Some of the highlights most worth seeing in South Tyrol next to the castles, monasteries and unique natural landscapes are a number of fascinating museums. You can get to know South Tyrolean history, culture, the county and its people and have fun at the same time.
Lay back and enjoy the magnificent landscape… we’ll take care of the rest. There are so many good outing destinations in Merano and South Tyrol, a few days are just not enough to see everything. But that a reason to come back again.
With our small bus (max. 9 people, including the driver), we can be flexible and cater to the wishes of our guests. We are happy to organize half- or full-day trips for you.
Exclusive designer boutiques, long-established handicraft producers and modern fashion shops… The Middle Age covered arcades in the center of Merano make for an ideal shopping street with a special character. Treat yourself to a magnificent shopping trip to the big or small weekly market in Merano or to one of the other markets nearby!
Weekly markets in South Tyrol
Monday: San Paolo (Appiano)
Tuesday: Merano (small marcet), San Michele (Appiano), Prato allo Stelvio
Wednesday: Malles, Caldaro, Brunico
Thursday: Cornaiano (Appiano), Silandro
Friday: Merano (big market), Bolzano (Piazza Municipio), Laces, Ortisei
Saturday: Bolzano (Piazza della Vittoria), Merano (farmer’s market)