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Hotel Engel

Ortisei, Northern Italy
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Project Timeline

  • Historical Significance: Hugo Demetz, born in the 1950s, laid the foundation for what would become a transformative hotel experience.
  • 2003-2015: Rebuilding the Historic Hotel Flair
    Over a span of 12 years, the hotel was reimagined, integrating its historic charm with modern luxury.

Architectural & Design Highlights

  • Integration in Ortisei: The hotel blends seamlessly into the mountain village of Ortisei, honoring local aesthetics.
  • Exclusive Interior Park with SPA: A sanctuary within the hotel offering a diverse range of wellness amenities.
  • Historic Hotel Rebuild: Faithful restoration and modernization of the original structure.

Tourism Concept

  • Transformation: Upgraded from a 3-star to a 5-star Sport and Wellness Hotel.
  • Suites: Approximately 60 high-end suites designed for discerning travelers.
  • Year-round Operation: Open 365 days to accommodate diverse tourism needs.


  • Focused Common Spaces: All common areas are centrally located in the main building, ensuring easy and direct access to all parts of the hotel.