Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique

A Fragrant Tapestry

Ottmanngut is a place we like to keep close to our hearts - a house of style laced in heritage with the most amazing, dreamy gardens


Ottmanngut Suites & Breakfast is more a dainty blueprint of a bijou residence, than a hotel.

It is truly a wonderful, stylish luxury house of antiques and quaintness set in a beautiful garden of sweet-scented fauna at the foot of the Alps, in the Italian spa town of Merano, South Tyrol.

The lovingly curatorial hand of the owning family have narrated the boutique interiors to weave rich heritage with original features brushed by a poetic softness.

Eloquent touches, period antiques and an eclectic array of furniture pay homage to the past, with just a requisite nod of modernity.

Ottmanngut has always been a place of creative solace, with enchanting stories of artists, writers and thinkers who have found tranquillity here, often inspired sitting under the Cypress and lemon trees in the Mediterranean gardens.

Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique
Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique
Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique

A luscious retreat to idly chill, retune and always return to.

Suites are bountifully eclectic and so comfy you will not want to surrender your key


Every suite is different with each element chosen specifically, at Ottmanngut, an orchestrated melange of striking boutique luxury and timeless style graces throughout.


Breakfast is a feast of South Tyrol with daily changeable dishes served to your table in the orangery or gardens. The owners have sourced the very finest that this corner of Italy has to offer, all infused by the Mediterranean climate and some of the best marmalades we've ever tasted.

Fresh cakes, breads and the cheeses of Alto Adige, including coffee that boasts to be from the world's highest coffee grinders lace the tables.

Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique
Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique
Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique
Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique Ottmanngut, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy, hotel, boutique

Fine, tasty and elegant - just as you would expect from a creative Bed & Breakfast like this, with some South Tyrolean foodie luxury to wake you up in the morning.

Merano is brimming with eateries, gourmet to the homely simple - just pop out through the garden and you have restaurants right on your doorstep.


+ 3 nights in one of the 11 individual rooms
+ Every morning a multi-course breakfast served until 11:00 am in the light breakfast room or in the Mediterranean garden
+ Visit of the 7 gardens of the Kränzelhof in Tscherms
+ A 3-course menu for 2 persons in the Restaurant Miil of Othmar Raich in Cermes
+ Simple cheese tasting of regional cheeses and a glass of wine with your host Martin
+ One glass of homemade jam per person for Ottmangut enjoyment at home

+ 3 nights at Miramonti Boutique Hotel

To book, terms & conditions and more info, click HERE.



Family Kirchlechner have been rooted in this South Tyrolean house since 1850 and today, Martin runs this restored family hotel that is as much their home. 

Chief of aesthetics is their father, a passionate lover of antiques and someone who also nurtures the lush Mediterranean gardens. Culturalists are heart; Martin embraces local artists, writers and performers and as such Ottmanngut is known as a bit of a secret insider venue – a spirit that makes this house come alive.

The Kirchlechner’s natural, hands-on approach make them unique hosts, as original as the interiors. 


Ottmanngut is situated a few minutes walk from the heart of the spa town of Meran (Merano) in the Adige Valley of South Tyrol, northwest of Bolzano in Italy.  

Sitting among the vineyards looking up towards the Tessa mountains, next to the meandering Tappeinerweg trail and the St. Nicholas Church, Ottmanngut is close enough to explore the town's Habsburg heritage, the Botanical Gardens of the Trauttmansdorff Castle, the thermal baths, and is a perfect base to explore the Val Passiria, between Avelengo and Tesimo.  

To the northwest of Merano are the Val Senales and the mountains that look down over the Ötz valley. 

editors PICK

Hall in Tirol, Tirol

Kontor Boutiquehotel

Built into the original Medieval town walls of Hall, this former guilders’ house of traditional Tirol style has stood here for well over half a century with records dating back to 1450. Today, behind the rose petal façade, lies the small Kontor Boutiquehotel.

read more
Mezi Plutky Boutique Hotel in the Carpathian Mountain range of Beskydy offers cool design accommodation in the Moravian-Silesian region of the Czech Republic
Beskydy - Carpathian Mountains, Czech Republic

Mezi Plůtky

Set against the forested Beskydy (Beskids) range in the Carpathian Mountains, this 200-year-old designer hideaway fosters modern Czech county living whilst giving heritage a hug, decked in whites, linens and twisted rafters.

read more
Private Simming Pool of Diles & Rinies Tinos Villas, Greece
Tinos, Cyclades

Diles & Rinies Luxury Hotel Villas

Luxury boutique villas with hotel services, dotted around pools in scented gardens and all done in a chilled Cycladic design. The villas are perched on a gentle hillside that melts into the Aegean with views towards the islands of Delos and Mykonos. This personal project echoes the soul of this untouched isle of saints with a style edit that captures the essence of island living.

read more
Spoor.62 B&B | Moere, Gistel, Belgium | White Line Hotels
West Flanders, Belgium

Spoor.62 B&B

A fabulous restoration house - once the glamour hub of steaming Pullman trains ushering the rich from Paris to Ostend and beyond - this dinky designer den of minimalist poise plays host to the creative urbanite seeking cool recluse wrapped in the nature of Flanders.

read more


view more


To receive our world of travel and style delivered straight to your inbox.