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The mountain hut near Vipiteno/Sterzing: the Jaufenhaus

Spectacular views and culinary delights – 2,000 metres above sea level

At 2,000 metres above sea level, directly on the Passo di Monte Giovo/Jaufenpass road, lies our mountain hut near Vipiteno/Sterzing: the Jaufenhaus. The view sweeps over the impressive mountain world. In the north, the striking Ötztal Alps rise into the sky, in the south, the gentler Sarntal Alps. The mountains form the dreamy scenery for your short or extended break in the heart of South Tyrol – switching off in this gem between Vipiteno/Sterzing and Merano/Meran couldn’t be easier.

Our mountain hut near Vipiteno/Sterzing is known for its fabulous cuisine. It is open in summer from early May to mid-October and in winter from late December to Easter. No matter whether you conquer the winding pass road of the Giovo/Jaufen by motorcycle or bike, after a wonderful mountain tour or an eventful day of skiing, the culinary rewards await you in our mountain hut. In summer as well as in winter, we spoil you with traditional regional specialities and international dishes. And the best thing about it: our à la carte restaurant offers warm cuisine all day.

The hotspot for passionate skiers in a party mood

During the cold season, the mountain hut Jaufenhaus is the perfect starting point for an eventful day on the slopes. Our ski bus takes you directly from our hotel in Racines/Ratschings to the Jaufenhaus. Get out of the bus and into your boots – that’s the motto, because our mountain hut near Vipiteno/Sterzing is right next to the mountain station on the slopes. At the Jaufenhaus, you will also find our own ski hire. You can safely leave your equipment in the cellar, because as our hotel guests, you enjoy exclusive special benefits. Payment can be conveniently made at the end of your winter holiday in Racines/Ratschings at our hotel. You can also book everything you consume in our mountain hut to your hotel room.

Between 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., our guests receive a discount of 12% on all meals and drinks.

Once night falls, our mountain hut turns into a hip après-ski spot. The best part: you can be picked up by our ski bus after the party or fall into one of the cosy soft beds, because the Jaufenhaus has 80 places to sleep. Those who have been up here once would like to stay even longer and leave the stress of everyday life behind at the sight of the sublime mountain peaks. How about a holiday in this dreamy landscape?

Come in, take a seat in our rustic stube, and treat yourself to a short or longer break, crowned by numerous culinary delights.