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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Via the motorway Munich (304 km away) - Innsbruck (157 km away) – Brenner Pass to Bozen (motorway exit Bozen Sud) – dual-carriage way Bozen-Meran (exit Meran Sud) – via country road, just before you come to Meran, turn right in the direction of Schenna.
Via the motorway Munich - Innsbruck – Brenner Pass to Sterzing, via Jaufen Pass (2,007 metres) through the Passeier Valley to Meran; just before you come to Meran, turn left in the direction of Schenna.
Via Fussen - Reutte – through the Otz Valley, via the Timmelsjoch Pass (2,483 metres, closed in winter) into the Passeier Valley to Meran. Just before you come to Meran, turn left in the direction of Schenna.
Via Landeck – Reschen Pass (1,504 metres - 82 km away) through the Vinschgau Valley to exit Meran Sud – via country road, just before you come to Meran, turn right in the direction of Schenna.
Via Lienz (East Tyrol) through the Puster Valley to Bruneck. From there to Brixen (motorway exit) – motorway to Bozen Sud (exit) and then to Meran. Just before you come to Meran, turn right in the direction of Schenna.
Via Davos (CH) – Fluela Pass (2,389 metres) – Ofen Pass (2,155 metres) - Santa Maria - Taufers – through the Vinschgau Valley to Meran (135 km).
Via Landquart - Davos (CH) – Fluela Pass (2,389 metres) – Ofen Pass (2,155 metres) - Santa Maria - Taufers i. M. – through the Vinschgau Valley to Meran (135 km).
Or via Landquart - Klosters – Vereina tunnel (car train every 30 minutes / trip time: 18 minutes / further information www.rhb.ch ) - Scuol – Ofen Pass - Santa Maria - Taufers i. M. – with the Vinschger railway to Meran (further information: www.vinschgerbahn.it )
Via Vaduz (FL) and St. Gallen (CH) - Arlberg (toll tunnel) - Landeck – Reschen Pass - Vinschgau Valley to Meran / exit Meran Sud – then follow signs to Schenna.
Reach Merano and Environs in South Tyrol by train.
via Munich – Innsbruck – Brennero/Benner – Bolzano/Bozen – Merano/Meran
via Linz – Salzburg – Innsbruck – Brennero/Benner – Bolzano/Bozen – Merano/Meran
via Zurich – Innsbruck – Brennero/Benner – Bolzano/Bozen – Merano/Meran
via Vienna – Salzburg – Innsbruck – Brennero/Benner – Bressanone – Bolzano/Bozen – Merano/Meran
via Venice – Verona – Bolzano/Bozen – Merano/Meran
via Milan – Verona – Bolzano/Bozen – Merano/Meran
Venosta/Vinschgau Line: Merano/Meran – Malles/Mals
The DB-ÖBB EuroCity from the German and the Austrian Railways offer trains to reach South Tyrol from Venezia, Bologna, Milano, Brescia, Desenzano, Peschiera, Verona, Rovereto and Trento.
Find further information on: www.bahn.com and www.obb-italia.com (only in Italian or German).
Rail connection between Innsbruck and Merano/Meran
The direct train between Innsbruck and Merano/Meran takes less than 3 hours to arrive at Merano. From Monday to Saturday, the train starts at 6.22 am in Innsbruck, with arrival at 9.15 am in Merano. The return trip starts at 7.46 pm in Merano, with arrival at 10.30 pm in Innsbruck. For further information: www.oebb.at
Directs Railjet-connection Bozen / Vienna.
The journey from Austria's capital city to Bozen lasts 6,5 hours and you do not have to change train in Innsbruck und Brenner any more!
Insam luggage transport service grants you a stress free start in your vacation. Further information and rates are available at www.insamexpress.it.
Reach Merano and Environs in South Tyrol from Germany, Switzerland and Austria by bus.
BUS TRANSFER MUNICH – SCHENNA – MUNICH
Every Wednesday and Saturday from 14.03. – 07.11.2020
Direct connection from Munich. Further information at www.bahn.de and www.meinfernbus.de
Book your flight to Munich and get from the airport to the ZOB with the suburban train in 40 minutes.
> Departure in Minuch ZOB 2 pm
> Arrival in Schenna about 6.30 pm
> Departure in Schenna parking school 6.30 am
> Arrival Minuch ZOB about 11.00 am
Rate round trip € 70 per person, one journey € 40,
Booking and information:
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
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):