Selva Gardena, which derives from the Latin word ‘Silva,’ meaning forest, is nestled in the picturesque Dolomite landscape, amidst the peaks of Sassolungo, Puez, and the Sella Group. It is one of the most sought-after destinations for both winter and summer vacations, with an altitude of over 1500 meters.
Located in the heart of the ‘Sella Ronda’ ski carousel, Selva offers kilometers of snow-covered slopes for thrilling descents, ice skating, sledding, snowshoeing, ski mountaineering, and ice climbing. In the summer, Selva is known for its endless mountain trails, where you can spend hours in contact with nature, enjoying sunny walks and daring hikes, breathtaking via ferratas, adventurous Nordic walking paths, and mountain biking trails.
Here in the Dolomites, the universe showcases the exceptional beauty of the region in every season, offering an excellent array of art and culture.
Among the treasures of the valley is Castel Gardena, located between Selva and Santa Cristina. It boasts a Renaissance style that conceals a medieval heritage, enriched by its current owners, the Franchetti barons.
Selva di Val Gardena is a beloved destination for mountain biking enthusiasts who enjoy high-speed descents and aren’t afraid of steep climbs.
The Hero Südtirol Dolomites is one of the most challenging MTB events in the industry and is a must for all enthusiasts.
In winter, Selva di Val Gardena belongs to skiers, snowboarders, and sledders.”
Snowshoeing excursions are also excellent
Then, there are other sports facilities like the Pranives ice stadium, riding schools, an indoor tennis court with billiards and bowling, a golf practice range, and a climbing gym in the town center.
Alpenroyal Grand Hotel Gourmet & Spa
In its horseshoe shape, it turns its gaze upward in the direction of the unparalleled mountains of the Dolomites, a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site.
Nestled like a pearl in a jewel, you’ll find the Grand Parc and the architectural masterpiece: the recently built wellness area. The spaciousness and privacy of the hotel are highly appreciated, offering guests a luxurious top-class vacation. That’s why the hotel has been included by Hotels of the World among the most significant, beautiful, and inimitable GHs in the world.
The wellness area of Alpenroyal is unique: flooded with light and featuring a marvelous view of the Sella Group.
It includes a spacious sauna world and a fitness world equipped with the finest equipment.
The wellness area completes the latest piece of the Alpenroyal offering, which also includes the Water World, the Grand Park, various relaxation areas, and a Beauty department for treatments and massages.
For the most romantic guests, a horse-drawn carriage ride through the snowy landscapes of the Alpe di Siusi.
You can land directly at Alpenroyal on the private helipad, the most comfortable way to travel.
From Ladino tradition to Mediterranean cuisine, there are no limits to the variety of flavors. It’s no wonder Alpenroyal is especially praised for its exceptional cuisine.
For a top-notch gourmet experience, the Alpenroyal Gourmet Restaurant holds a Michelin star.
The new heated outdoor panoramic pool enchants with its fabulous view of the Dolomites. Various saunas with panoramic views, as well as an infrared cabin and a Kneipp path, stimulate circulation and promote the right balance.
The suites at the Hotel Diamant SPA Resort in the Dolomites are the ideal retreat in Val Gardena and invite you to relax after a rich and carefree day in the Alpine circus.
The beautiful 9,000 square meter garden is ideal for relaxation after an exciting hike or mountain bike tour in the Dolomites.
Hotel Diamant Sport & Wellness
An environment rich in style, cuisine curated to the finest detail, a wine cellar, Dolomiti SPA Beauty Oasis, and wellness facilities with 5 pools, 6 saunas, and a swimming pond
It exudes charm, Alpine character, and sophistication.
In the wellness area, body and mind are rejuvenated with invigorating baths, rejuvenating saunas, and relaxing massages, the ideal way to unwind after a day of hiking and skiing in the Dolomites.
Alpine atmosphere and elegance are the virtues of the Tyrol Hotel. Local wood, Ladin influences, or the warmth of a Tyrolean stove blend harmoniously with the landscape, while the magic of the mountains is reflected in your windows.
The rooms are framed by large windows, with outdoor balconies or direct access to the garden, allowing you to fully enjoy the mountain landscape of the Sassolungo Group, Sella, and Puez-Odle.
The vitality of water, the purity of heat. Water and fire come together in the harmony of gentle treatments
The Paravis Spa at the Tyrol Hotel offers a holistic experience of profound well-being. A tribute to nature that wonderfully renews itself and inspires beauty.
The Tyrol Hotel is a place to live and a story of continuous connections.
At the table, in the cellar, in the spa: in a rare adventure in the Alpine landscape.
An experience that unites, connects, brings closer. To the place, to people, to oneself.
Local wood, Ladin influences, or the warmth of a Tyrolean stove blend harmoniously with the landscape, while the enchantment of the mountains is reflected in the windows.