• The ideal home base

    for your HOLIDAYS in South Tyrol

Our accommodation is within walking distance to restaurants, businesses and the bus station – with bus connections to destinations both local and throughout South Tyrol. The hotel is the ideal home base for excursions into the surrounding countryside and mountains.

We recommend that you always book your table for the evening in advance, as the recommended restaurants are quickly fully booked.

Marion’s in Welschnofen: Enjoy specialities from the charcoal grill, delicious antipasti and exquisite wines …or roast your fillet yourself right away on the hot stone. Wirtsweg 4, (approx. 600m) Tel: +393319490705, open from 18.00-21.30, Sunday also at lunchtime. Also “take away”. Closing day Wednesday. @marionsgrillstube

Tschein Restaurant in Carezza: our favourite restaurant, directly under the Rosengarten, with a wonderful panoramic view. In the cosy hut you will find exquisite cuisine, which you can only wish for in many a cosmopolitan address, with a very well-stocked wine list. Accessible by car (approx.15 min by car), Nigerstrasse 10; Tel: +39 0471/ 612036. Open from 12.00 -14.00 and from 18.30-20.30, closing day Tuesday and Wednesday; @tschein.restaurant


Franzin Alm in Carezza: Thobias Pardeller will spoil you with his creative South Tyrolean dishes, prepared with the best regional ingredients at the new Franzin Alm in Carezza; the hut is open every day until 7.00 p.m.; the a la carte restaurant is also open in the evenings from 6.30 – 9.00 p.m.; (approx. 10 minutes by car); the a la carte restaurant is closed on Sunday evenings, Monday evenings and Tuesday evenings Tel:+39 3666654150 @franzinalm


Mini Bar Pitt in Carezza: very good creative dishes prepared exclusively with regional and seasonal products; for a romantic evening in the small hut next to the St. Josef church in Carezza. (approx. 8 minutes by car) Monday day off, Tel +39 3496791604 @mini_bar_pitt

The “Poststube” in the Romantikhotel Posthotel Weisses Rössl: a la carte restaurant in the historic Stube, only 300 m from our house. Tel: +39 0471 613113

The “Johannesstube – Taste nature” (1 Michelin star) in Welschnofen: Theodor Falser and his team create epicurean masterpieces in the gourmet restaurant. Open Wed-Sat from 19-22.00, reservation required, Gourmet Hotel Engel, Tel +39 0471/ 613131. @johannesstube

Kupferkanne in Carezza: Stephan offers pizza and South Tyrolean snacks in the parlour or on the terrace with a beautiful view of the Latemar. Karerseestrasse 159, Karersee (approx. 10 min. by car) Monday day off; Tel: +39 339 661 2515

Hennenstall in Carezza: grilled specialities from the open fireplace and typical South Tyrolean dishes in the Hennenstall parlour with a view of the Latemar and Rosengarten. Karerseestrasse 134, Karersee (approx. 10 min. by car) Tel: +39 0471/612262; closing day Wednesday evening and Thursday.

“Das Mondschein” in Birchabruck (approx. 10 min by car, on the way to Deutschnofen): Enjoy regional and international dishes, freshly prepared and of the highest quality à la carte. Always reserve in advance for evenings. Monday day off. In Birchabruck, Stenk 4, Tel: +39 0471/610123. @dasmondschein

Malga Roncac in Moena (approx. 35 min by car): the journey to Moena is definitely worthwhile, exquisite cuisine and wines in a beautiful hut with a panoramic terrace, open for lunch and dinner, closed on Wednesdays, Tel: +0039 3342221135 @malgaroncac


Gasthof Krone in Aldein (approx.30 min by car): is one of the idyllic places in South Tyrol. The Franzelin family serves exactly those “gourmet dishes” that you are looking for in South Tyrol: homemade and local in the historic Gasthaus in the small idyllic mountain village of Aldein. Dorfplatz 3, 39040 Aldein; Tel: 0471 886825



On the road in South Tyrol, pretty places:


On the way to Bolzano:

The Eggentaler in Kardaun (approx. 15 min by car): excellent cuisine and fine wines in an elegant ambience @eggentaler_
Buschenschank Baumann by Mali
, in Signat (approx. 30 min. by car): here you will find the best Schlutzkrapfen, dumplings and apple kiachel!

Gasthof Stern in Eggental: there is no menu at this inn. And it doesn’t need one. Because essentially all you get is fresh Eggental trout from their own farm and the best Wienerschnitzel with roast potatoes and salad. But that’s quite enough. Because these 2 dishes are absolutely perfectly prepared… at the old Stern Inn. Closed on Mondays, always book in advance for evenings, Tel: 0471 365325.

In the old town of Bolzano: (approx. 25 minutes by car)

Wirtshaus Vögele: the traditional inn of Bolzano, near the fruit market @wirtshausvoegele

Alpin 37: great ambience with roof terrace under the Bolzano arcades @37alpineeating

Anita: food like at grandma’s in Bolzano, deliciously prepared South Tyrolean dishes, directly at the fruit market

Covo‘s fish benches: Covo’s colourful meeting place, delicious bruschette and aperitivi on the Bolzano fruit market;

around the fruit market you can still find many nice eateries from the old town….


On the mountain:

Oberholz mountain hut in Obereggen: with excellent architecture and equally excellent cuisine @oberholz_dolomites.

Ladritscher Hof: our favourite Buschenschank in Welschnofen; Friday evening barbecue with a wonderful sunset panorama @ladritscherhof

Hagner Alm: on the Höfewanderung, very beautiful alpine hut with its own alpine cheese dairy

Messner Joch: mountain hut at the foot of the Rosengarten with breathtaking panorama @messnerjoch

Häusler Sam: very beautifully situated, accessible from Lake Karer on trail no. 8

Isi Hütte: small idyllic alpine hut on Jochgrimm (below the Weisshorn)

Direction Merano:

1477 Reichhalter in Lana – awarded “Monocle Worlds’ best Restaurant 2019”. @1477reichhalter

Miil in Tscherms – exceptional cuisine and an equally exceptional ambience in a former mill with a very beautiful garden @miil.restaurant

Winery Kornell – to buy wine in the beautiful Castle in Siebeneich (Terlan) @weingutkornell

On the wine road to Lake Caldaro:

Vinothek Pillhof: restaurant and vinotheque in a charming atmosphere. @vinothekpillhof

Gretl am See: the meeting place for an aperitivo, for ice cream or for delicious dishes directly on Lake Kaltern @gretlamsee

Panholzer: very good food and fine wines in an old manor house with Mediterranean flair. @panholzer_vinothek_restaurant


Book your transfer from Bolzano to Nova Levante here:

Stern B&B  & Suite Apartments
Geiger-Mair Family
Via Carezza 51
39056 Nova Levante near Bolzano

South Tyrol/Italy
T +39 0471 613125


Skiarea Carezza Ski: 500 m
Ski Center Obereggen Latemar: 15 km
Start Sellaronda: 20 km
Bolzano: 20 km
Merano: ca. 50 km
Brixen: ca. 56 km
Kaltere See: ca. 40 km
Trento: 81 km
Verona: 175 km