The "Starkenberg" is directly situated in the quiet village centre of Scena, at only a few kilometres from the chic spa town of Merano.
Surrounded by romantic castles, Scena has become a real holiday paradise on the southern side of the Alps. 300 sunny days per year and the majestic mountains are the best conditions for an unforgettable dream holiday at the "Starkenberg".
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Reach Merano and Environs in South Tyrol by car.
Munich – Rosenheim – Kufstein (A 12 Inntal Freeway, obligatory toll) – Innsbruck (A 13 Brenner Freeway, obligatory toll) – Brennero/Brenner (A 22 Brennero Freeway, obligatory toll) – Bolzano/Bozen (Exit Bolzano South) – Merano/Meran (MEBO-Highway)
Munich – Garmisch – Innsbruck – Brennero/Brenner (A 22 Brennero Freeway, obligatory toll) – Bolzano/Bozen (Exit Bolzano South) – Merano/Meran (MEBO-Highway)
Brennero/Brenner – Vipiteno/Sterzing – Passo Giovo/Jaufenpass – Val Passiria/Passeiertal – Merano/Meran
Oetztal – Passo Rombo/Timmelsjoch – Val Passiria/Passeiertal – Merano/Meran
Ulm – Kempten – Fuessen – Fernpass – Imst – Landeck – Passo Resia/Reschenpass (State Road 40 + 38) – Merano/Meran
Bregenz – Feldkirch – Arlberg – Landeck – Passo Resia/Reschenpass (State Road 40 + 38) – Merano/Meran
St. Moritz – Ofenpass – Münster – Taufers in Muenster – Glorenza/Glurns – Merano/Meran
Zurich – Landquart – Klosters – Vereinatunnel – Zernez – Ofenpass – Muenster – Taufers in Muenster – Glorenza/Glurns – Merano/Meran
Lienz – San Candido/Innichen – Val Pusteria/Pustertal (State Road 49) – (A 22 Brennero Freeway, obligatory toll) Bolzano/Bozen – Merano/Meran (MEBO-Highway)
Traffic rules in Italy
Drivers are required to have safety vests in their cars in Italy, Austria and Germany. Cars are required to drive on dipped headlights during the day on Italian motorways and country roads (outside built-up areas). The maximum speed is 90 km/h on state roads and 130 km/h on motorways. There’s an extensive network of filling stations and almost one in two sells LPG. In general, in the major towns and cities parking is only permitted in the spaces provided. Short-stay car parks, the majority of which are Pay & Display, are marked with a blue border. These are complemented by specially designated car parks and underground parking in most places. Free parking can often be found outside towns and sometimes there’s a shuttle bus into the centre.
Travelling by train means getting on board and leaning back in the chair, while enjoying the landscapes passing by or while reading a book.
Positioned in the heart of Europe, South Tyrol as well as the Merano and Environs holiday area has a good train network, with connecting trains from Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB), Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), as well as Deutsche Bahn (DB).
Once in South Tyrol, DB/ÖBB train travellers can use the ‘Anschlussticket Südtirol’, a ticket that allows travelling with public transportation to get from the train station to their accommodation and vice versa on their day of arrival/departure. This ticket can be purchased directly on the train or at the DB travel centres located at the train stations.
With the ÖBB Nightjet trains, you can travel overnight in a climate-friendly and comfortable way to Merano and Environs from Amsterdam to Innsbruck.
An overview of all of the train connections to South Tyrol can be found on trainline.com.
Südtirol Bus offers a train station transfer to the booked accommodation and back. All stations along the Brenner line are served hourly. In addition, the stations of Landeck, Innsbruck, Munich and Garmisch are also served several times a day. The collective transfers can be booked online. Bookings are accepted until 1 pm the day before.
Reach Schenna/Scena and environs in South Tyrol from Germany, Switzerland and Austria by bus.
TRANSFER FROM MUNICH TO SCENA
Your bus connection from Germany - Munich to Schenna
Dates and prices
Every Saturday and Wednesday from 12th March until 5th November 2022.
Return ticket starting from € 75.00
One-way ticket € 45.00
At the tourist office of Schenna.
Train connections from all major cities in Germany at: www.bahn.de
Your bus connection from Switzerland to Meran/Merano.
Dates and prices
Every Saturday from 2nd April until 29th October 2022
Return ticket CHF 180.00
One-way ticket CHF 120.00
Booking fee CHF 10.00
Südtirol Express, Egnach (CH)
Tel. +41 (0)71 298 11 11
Fax. +41 (0)71 298 09 17
Train connections from Switzerland at www.sbb.ch
Daily transfer from various cities to Meran.
Transfer from Meran to Schenna: www.suedtiroltransfer.com
Bus connection from Switzerland. Every Saturday from 04.04. - 24.10.2020
St. Gallen–Winterthur– Zürich–Meran–Schenna. Rate round trip 180,– CHF.
Booking and information:
FlixBus - from Germany and Austria
Daily, all year round bus connections to Meran.
Further details here »
The car's on vacation! Do you want to travel to South Tyrol in an environmentally friendly way by train or long-distance bus? The connecting shuttle Südtirol Transfer takes you stress-free from the train or bus station directly to the Hotel Starkenberg!
You can get to your holiday destination from the train stations in Bolzano/Bozen, Meran/Merano, Mals/Malles as well as from the main bus stops in Bolzano and Merano and, at the end of your holiday, you will be brought back to the train station or bus stop.
The group transfer from the nearest train station or bus stop, as well as the individual transfers from all the transit hubs, can be booked online at www.suedtiroltransfer.com
FLY DIRECT TO BOZEN/BOLZANO WITH SKYALPS
Get away from it all: visit a unique region just south of the Alps, and discover the delights of South Tyrolean hospitality. Come and relax, soaking up the warm, gentle sun. Fly quietly in comfort with SkyAlps, our regional airline – in the shortest time possible to Bozen. Our compact fleet of modern Dash DHC-8-Q400 regional aircraft can carry a maximum of up to 78 passengers.
Further information and direct bookings: www.skyalps.com
AIRPORT TRANSFER FROM BOZEN TO YOUR HOTEL IN SCHENNA/SCENA
Book a reliable and convenient transfer from Bolzano airport right to your hotel in Schenna.
All at the special price of only € 10 p/p (per ride)
Bookings and further information: email@example.com
LOW COST AIRLINES FLY INTO NEARBY AIRPORTS
Flights to Verona
from the UK (1.5 hours’ drive from Bolzano/Bozen):
Flights to Venice
from the UK (approximately 2.5 hours’ drive from Bolzano)
easyJet from Stansted, East Midlands, Gatwick, Bristol and Belfast
Flights to Milan
from the UK (approximately 3 hours’ drive from Bolzano):
Car hire is available from all airports and hotels can arrange airport transfers for guest.