our hotel in marlengo/marling, the la maiena meran resort, is situated surrounded by vineyards and apple orchards on gentle hills above the spa town of merano/meran in south tyrol. our hotel’s ideal location in marlengo/marling provides our guests with countless hours of sunshine and pleasant temperatures all year round – simply perfect for day trips out into the surrounding nature!
hotel in marlengo/marling: a magical holiday at the la maiena meran resort
our hotel, marlengo/marling and merano/meran – the perfect trio
our hotel in marlengo/marling is a place where you can relax and wind down. regardless of whether you’re relaxing in our hotel’s garden in marlengo/marling, walking along one of the countless waalwege irrigation channel routes or enjoying a delicious gourmet dinner – on the sunny balcony above merano/meran you enjoy a stunning view over the spa town and surrounding mountains!
the picturesque village of marlengo/marling combines south tyrolean tradition with a modern lifestyle and is therefore a popular destination for many holidaymakers. clubs and societies have been cherished here for many years and cultural customs are kept alive with numerous festivals and church days. the proximity to the colourful and energy-charged city of merano/meran has not just influenced the village of marlengo/marling but also our hotel in marlengo/marling. today the la maiena meran resort is a perfect mixture of south tyrolean hospitality, culture and a lively city lifestyle.
around our hotel in marlengo/marling: sights and day trip tips
our hotel is situated in marlengo/marling, an idyllic village with 2,500 inhabitants really close to merano/meran. the activities that are most popular with guests at our hotel in marlengo/marling include hiking and cycling in the spring, summer and autumn. the surrounding merano/meran mountains, the punta cervina/hirzer hiking area, the monte san vigilio/vigiljoch recreational area and the countless waalweg irrigation channel routes provide unique holiday adventures. the marlengo/marling waalweg is the longest in the whole of south tyrol with 12 km. the waalweg that is close to our hotel in marlengo/marling was created as far back as 250 years ago – back then the carthusian monks from val senales/schnalstal had the idea of obtaining the necessary water for their orchards via a waal. from the marlengo/marling waalweg you have a stunning view over the spa town of merano/meran; you can see as far as the val passiria/passeiertal and over the texel group mountains.
you also should not miss out on the castles and fortresses that are situated close to our hotel in marlengo/marling on your holiday in merano and environs! castel monteleone/schloss lebenberg is not far from our hotel, just above marlengo/marling and is one of the largest fully furnished castles in south tyrol. a medieval collection of weapons is exhibited in the inhabited part of the castle every year from march to october. just under half an hour away from our hotel in marlengo/marling is reinhold messner’s private castel juval/schloss joval, which houses a permanent exhibition on alpinism and the world’s mountains. the counts of tyrol’s castle and so-called sisi castle, trauttmansdorff castle are also just a stone’s throw away from our hotel in marlengo/marling. you should definitely not miss out on the 12 hectare gardens of trauttmansdorff castle, especially in the spring – shrubs, flowers and trees from all over the world blossom and thrive in more than 80 landscaped gardens. first-class musicians ensure a great mood every year in the summer on the floating stage in the lake in the gardens.
if the weather should not be at its best for once on your holiday near merano/meran then there are numerous museums and exhibitions that you can visit around our hotel in marlengo/marling. the fruit growing museum in lana, the typewriter museum in parcines/partschins or the south tyrolean archaeology museum in bolzano/bozen will not disappoint you. the latter houses ötzi, the ice man, one of the most famous and important mummies in the world. a stroll under merano/meran’s arcades and a typical italian “aperitivo” are also a must-have on your holiday – regardless of the weather!
we will be happy to personally advise you at our hotel in marlengo/marling and provide you with some useful information and insider tips for your day trip destinations so that you can get to know the most beautiful side of south tyrol on your holiday!