A Fragrant Tapestry

A Fragrant Tapestry

A Fragrant Tapestry

A Fragrant Tapestry

A Fragrant Tapestry

A Fragrant Tapestry

Ottmanngut is a place we like to keep close to our hearts - a house of style laced in heritage with the most amazing, dreamy gardens.

INTRO

Ottmanngut has more a dainty blueprint of a bijou residence, than hotel. It is truly a wonderful, stylish little house of gentle nobility and quaintness set to sweet-scented fauna at the foot of the Alps, in the Italian spa town of Merano, South Tyrol.

The lovingly curatorial hand of the owning family have narrated the interiors to weave rich heritage with original features brushed with a poetic softness. Eloquent touches, period antiques and an eclectic array of furniture pay homage to the past, with just a requisite nod of modernity. 

Every suite is different with each element chosen specifically, at Ottmanngut, an orchestrated melange of striking boutique luxury and timeless style graces throughout.

Ottmanngut has always been a place of creative solace, with enchanting stories of artists, writers and thinkers who have found tranquillity here, often inspired sitting under the Cypress and Lemon trees in the Mediterranean gardens.

A luscious retreat to idly chill, retune and always return to.

LOCATION

Ottmanngut is situated a few minutes walk from the heart of the spa town of Meran (Merano) in the Adige Valley of South Tyrol, northwest of Bolzano in Italy.  

Sitting among the vineyards looking up towards the Tessa mountains, next to the meandering Tappeinerweg trail and the St. Nicholas Church, Ottmanngut is close enough to explore the town's Habsburg heritage, the Botanical Gardens of the Trauttmansdorff Castle, the thermal baths, and is a perfect base to explore the Val Passiria, between Avelengo and Tesimo.  

To the northwest of Merano are the Val Senales and the mountains that look down over the Ötz valley. 

Suites are bountifully eclectic and so comfy you will not want to surrender your key

ROOMS

FOODIE

Breakfast is a feast of South Tyrol with daily changeable dishes served to your table in the orangery or gardens. The owners have sourced the very finest that this corner of Italy has to offer, all infused by the Mediterranean climate and some of the best marmalades we've ever tasted.

Fresh cakes, breads and the cheeses of Alto Adige, including coffee that boasts to be from the worlds highest coffee grinders lace the tables. Fine, tasty and elegant - just as you would expect from a creative Bed & Breakfast like this. Some South Tyrolean foodie luxury to wake you up in the morning.

Merano is brimming with eateries, gourmet to the homely simple - just pop out through the garden and you have restaurants right on your doorstep.

PROMOS

2 places 2 love

+ 2 nights in one of their nine renovated rooms. Please choose your room when you book the package.
+ Breakfast: you can decide to have the classical breakfast in their lightened breakfast room, in the orangery or in a private corner in their vineyard.
+ Optionally the Museummobilcard for 3 days the combined ticket "Gardens and Terme“ that gives you the possibility to visit both the Terme Merano and the botanical gardens of Castel Trauttmansdorff.
+ An evening cheese-tasting with selection of local and biological cheeses and a good glass of wine with the host Martin Kirchlechner
+ As a present to each guest a pot of handmade marmalade done with the fruits of their garden.
+ 2 nights at Miramonti Boutique Hotel


To book, terms & conditions and more info, click HERE.

OWNERS

Family Kirchlechner have been rooted in this South Tyrolean house since 1850 and today, brothers Martin and Clemens run this restored family hotel that is as much their home. 

Chief of aesthetics is their father, a passionate lover of antiques and someone who also nurtures the lush Mediterranean gardens. Culturalists are heart; Martin embraces local artists, writers and performers and as such Ottmanngut is known as a bit of a secret insider venue – a spirit that makes this house come alive.

The Kirchlechner’s hands-on natural approach makes them unique hosts, as original as the interiors. 

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