Surrounded by the scenic mountains of the Lienz Dolomites, the Grandhotel Lienz is an elegant 5-star hotel located in the proximity of Karlsbader Hütte. This luxurious hotel offers an stylish setting in the East Tyrol, and boasts a large spa and an award-winning restaurant. Thanks to the different areas of the hotel such as rooms, wellness, gourmet and medical-beauty, the Granhotel Lienz is able to offer to its guests an absolutely complete offer, which makes this property absolutely unique and incredible in its kind.
Surrounded by a breathtaking scenery, the hotel offers a magical atmosphere and an exclusive ambience for every kind of stay. Thanks to its excellent end-century style architecture, sophisticated service, state-of-the-art facilities and attentive and discreet staff, the Grandhotel Lienz is the perfect place for a family stay, with only your partner, with all your friends or even solo, as it will satisfy every need. Definitely stunning is the wonderful panoramic terrace that offers fantastic views of Hochstein and Upper Tauern.
The Grandhotel Lienz has 76 elegant and luxurious rooms. All are spacious, comfortable and enjoy views of the mountains or the river. They have a separated lounge, TV, elegant and comfortable bathrooms and free Wi-Fi. Some of the rooms have separate rooms for children, if you are traveling as a family, as well as the Royal Suites that stand out because of the refined taste in the refinement of detail in terms of decor and furnishings, as well as for the interiors combined with good taste that make these rooms perfect for a unique dolomites stay experience.
Even for your palate it will be an enjoyable experience, thanks the quality of products and the creativity of the chefs. The cuisine of the Grandhotel Lienz can be enjoyed in one of the five restaurants available, all with a personalized style starting from the classical dining room to the more traditional stube lined with planks. Guests can enjoy a drink on the stunning terrace with a great view of the Isel River. The wine cellar is absolutely well-stocked and boasts a great list of wines from the most famous wine-countries of the world.
With an area of 1.400 sqm, the wellness area of the Grandhotel Lienz includes the exclusive Private Spa and Medical Wellness Center, which offers highly effective wellness programs on nutrition, vitality and a healthy lifestyle. Indeed this is one of the most innovative and important aspects of this magnificent hotel. In fact, guests will have two clinics with treatment rooms, an ultrasound area, and an ergometer. In addition, there is a laboratory to perform tests quickly and then be able to choose the most suitable treatment, in the short term.
Do not miss the area dedicated to wellness and spa treatments. Each guest can go on a relaxing journey where they can be pampered in every way. They will be able to getting fit thanks the indoor and outdoor pools, then relax in the romantic garden overlooking the Isel river. There are also saunas, steam baths and fitness areas. In the beauty area, in addition to the usual massages, various treatments are available such as ayurveda, softpack and seraglio bath. For those who want to enjoy couple treatments, there is also a private wellness center. Inside, spacious rooms with whirlpool and steam bath, perfect for a romantic and individual relaxation without any interferences.
The Grandhotel Lienz can also be suitable for your events and meetings. The dedicated rooms are perfect for organizing conferences and seminars, totally surrounded by a unique setting, such as that of the Tyrolean Dolomites. Here nothing will disturb the proper conduct of your meetings, thanks also to the flexibility in the division of the spaces, to the areas dedicated for the welcome and breaks, as well as to the reserved terraces and the high professionalism of the dedicated staff.
For those who decide to go out of the hotel, wonderful excursions to the surrounding Dolomites await them, using the ski lifts behind the structure that allow you to reach the most popular mountain huts. In winter, on the other hand, the excellent position allows you to take full advantage of the lifts of East Tyrol.
In southern Austria, near to the Italian border and framed by Austria’s tallest mountain, the Grossglockner, there’s the 5 star Grandhotel Lienz. The city center of Lienz is 1 km far from the property, while Lake Tristacher is 3.1 km away. It is surrounded by a valley and a river and the property is located near Hans Salcher, an art-gallery with the lively and minimalist works of the contemporary homonymous artist. The Assling Wildlife Park near the hotel offers a natural landscape with over 100 animals of 30 different species. You can explore an area of 80.000 sqm.
Experiences in East Tyrol
East Tyrol is one of the last natural retreat and holiday areas in the Alps. The holiday region on the sunny side of the Alps has preserved an originality that is second to none. Between the highest mountains in Austria with the Grossglockner (3798 mt) in the north and the Dolomites in the south, a wonderful natural paradise awaits you. More than half of the region is part of the Hohe Tauern National Park, the largest national park in Central Europe.
Rugged mountain peaks, clear mountain lakes, glaciers, green pastures and waterfalls offer unique natural spectacles and a wealth of mountain sports. Discover East Tyrol on countless hiking and biking trails, breathe the fresh mountain air and enjoy more than 1.300 hours of sunshine per year. Customs and festivals are very important in East Tyrol. People are deeply rooted in their tradition and know how to care for them. Throughout the year there are traditional festivals and customs to admire along with regional delicacies, such as schnapps, bacon “speck” or cheese to enjoy. Here the list of some of experiences, not to be missed:
– Bicycling along the Isel or the Drau
– Mountain Biking or E-Biking through the Mountains
– Golf at the Dolomiten Golf Course
– Rafting in the Isel
– Canyoning through several Waterfalls in the area
– Schloss Bruck Castle
– Aguntum Roman Archaeological Site
– Dolomiten Hütte
– Osttirodler – all year Tobogan
– Climbing Park
– Swimming in Tristacher See
– Hiking for all levels from Beginner to Advanced
– Skiing on Zettersfeld or Hochstein
– Ice Skating on Tristacher See
– Christmas Market from 24.11 – 24.12
Value for Money
Double rooms are from Euro 230,00 in high season; and from Euro 190,00 in low season. These rates are per room and per day and include breakfast and free Wi-Fi. Rates are subject to change without prior notice.
Access for guests with disabilities?
The hotel is completely accessible by elevator and due to the generous hallways very comfortable for any kind of Wheel Chair. We also have rooms especially equipped with Handles in the bathroom and chairs for the showers if needed. All rooms are fully accessible by wheelchair.
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Lienz: the famous “Pearl of the Dolomites”
Lienz is a town in the Tyrol region of Austria which lies at the confluence of the rivers Isel and Drava. Settlements have been present in the area of Lienz since the Bronze Age and has also seen Roman control under the Emperor Claudius. Further on in history, Lienz was an important trade route between Venzone and Salzburg in the 1200’s and also saw French occupation during the 18th century.
Today it stands as a popular destination with its medieval style town centre and the amazing surrounding landscape of the Alps and Hohe Tauern National Park. Listed below are some of the top things to do in Lienz to give you ideas for your Tyrol adventure. Let’s have a look at the best things to do in Lienz:
Osttirodler Alpine Coaster
Have you ever thought about hurtling around a steel rollercoaster on the side of a mountain in the Austrian Alps? No? Well this is something you can do at the Osttirodler Alpine Coaster on the western side of Lienz. This fantastic attraction is located in the Moosalm Park which also has a variety of other activities too. The rollercoaster itself features double carts which you can control the speed of yourself using the break lever. Twist and turn down the track and enjoy the thrill of the ride and the amazing scenery around you. With more than 2.5 km of track and reaching speeds of up to 40 kph the Osttirodler Alpine Coaster is a must do, unique attraction in Lienz.
Nationalpark Hohe Tauern
This monumental national park spans an area of 1856 kilometres and is the largest nature reserve in the Austrian Alpine region. The park is home to a wide variety of animals and plant species and has many different natural features from Glaciers to Alpine lakes and mountain panoramas. The amount of hiking trails and nature walks are endless and there are many starting points and information boards near Lienz to help you on your way. Notable features of the park include the Ankogel Mountain, the Tauern Window, the Krimmler Waterfalls and Pasterze Glacier. The Hohe Tauern National Park is an alpine jewel and the perfect place for the adventurous type.