Summer in Alta Badia
Lagacio Mountain Residence - Summer
San Cassiano, Alta Badia, South Tyrol, Italy
Set in the heart of San Cassiano, the Lagació Mountain Residence is a unique eco-style hotel ideally situated for exploring the spectacular Dolomites. An ideal place for those that appreciate gourmet dining, a luxurious spa and being surrounded by nature.
At a Glance
Boutique hotel in the center of San Cassiano
Bed and breakfast service for guests taking advantage of the gourmet delights in the mountains and village
Complimentary shuttle service to the lifts - just three minutes away
Perfect for families and groups of friends
Exceptional Italian hospitality and excellent service
Beautiful Spa facilities and range of treatments
Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Lagacio Mountain Residence - Summer
Created with nature in mind the Lagació Mountain Residence has stunning wood and stone architecture mixing old and modern Tyrolean styles. The layout of the accommodation makes it ideal for families looking for a little more independence and privacy.
The attraction for this type of hotel is that guests are never short of dining opportunities in the evening. San Cassiano is home to two Michelin starred restaurants and a host of other establishments serving exceptional food. If you wish to sample traditional Ladin cuisine then you can try “Turtres” (a kind of stuffed crullers) or “Cajinci” (stuffed pasta pockets similar to ravioli) and dessert could be apple strudel or “Kiachln” (like a donut). Alternatively, there's the option to eat in, using the very well equipped kitchenette.
The hotel offers guests a wonderfully warm welcome and staff genuinely make sure you have a relaxing vacation.
Much of the produce made in the hotel - the fresh bread and the delicious preserves, organic cheeses and local cold meats and eggs cooked just how you like them. Breakfast is designed to give you the best possible start to your day. Guests can also create their own individual juice with the juicer in the dining room. On two afternoons each week, the hotel cooks a hearty soup, with a choice of wines, snacks and a typical South Tyrolean marende - cheese and meats - which is all served at the hotel bar. And once a week, if you'd prefer to stay in, the hotel chef will prepare the ingredients for a dinner that you can finish in your apartment.
The 24 Lagació suites are well designed, cleanly decorated and modern design. Panorama windows admit plenty of light and give a breathtaking view of the Lagazoui mountain and the impressive Dolomites scenery. La Palsa Spa offers a good range of restorative treatments using top quality products such as Team Dr Joseph and Thalgo, and has a Finnish sauna, steam bath low-temperature sauna and ice fountain.
There is a bike rental shop conveniently situated in the hotel. with racing and mountain bikes along with GPS equipment so you can enjoy the great biking trails available. Alternatively there are plenty of activities on offer for all the family with hiking, mountaineering, rock climbing, golf being just some of the activities in the area.
The UNESCO World Heritage-listed Dolomites are situated in the South Tyrol in the north of Italy and the famous Sella Ronda circuit can also be explored by bike during the summer months.
Bright and spacious the 24 luxury suites vary in size and are cleverly designed using modern eco-friendly and natural materials. Bright and spacious, the views from each apartment are stunning.
Two separate double bedrooms, the largest suites are 88.5m2 and sleep 4-5 people comfortably. There are two bathrooms, one with bath and shower and the other with Kneipp shower and infrared sauna. Fully equipped kitchen with Nespresso machine, fridge, dishwasher, microwave, oven and hob. The large living room has an open fireplace and east facing balcony.
Slightly larger at 47.5m2 with an east facing balcony with views of Lagazuoi mountain. Ideal for two people with the possibility of adding an extra bed. Double room, bathroom with shower, bath and separate WC. Living room, drinking fountain with revitalised Grander water, kitchenette with Nespresso machine, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. Flat screen TV has internet access, WiFi internet access point, phone, walk-in closet with safe.
Ideal for families, this suite is 53.5m2 has two sleeping areas - a double room with en-suite bathroom and a separate room with bunk beds. It has a separate living room leading off the kitchenette. Drinking fountain with revitalised Grander water, kitchenette with Nespresso machine, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. Flat screen TV has internet access, WiFi internet access point, phone, walk-in closet with safe.
Another great option for families these suites have balconies on two sides facing south and west. There are two separate sleeping areas - a double room with en-suite bathroom and a bunk room with separate shower room. This suite is 57,5m2 with a living area, drinking fountain with revitalised Grander water, kitchenette with Nespresso machine, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. Flat screen TV has internet access, WiFi internet access point, phone, walk-in closet with safe.
Featuring an east facing balcony and view of Lagazuoi mountain. This 43m2 suite is ideal for two people, with extra bed available.
Double room, bathroom with shower, bath and separate WC. Living room, drinking fountain with revitalised Grander water, kitchenette with Nespresso machine, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. Flat screen TV has internet access, WiFi internet access point, phone, walk-in closet with safe.
Whilst there isn't any dedicated childcare available at Lagacio - babysitting can be arranged on request.
The restaurant at Lagacio Mountain Residence serves a hearty breakfast each morning. There is also a bar. Each suite and apartment is fully equipped with top of the range kitchen facilities if you'd prefer to eat in on the occasional evening. The Spa has a fantastic range of treatments and therapies and the hotel also has a fitness room.
For biking enthusiasts the Lagacio offers safe storage facilities and as well as a bike rental shop with racing and mountain bikes along with GPS equipment.
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The bike shop is located in the hotel and offers top quality racing bikes and mountain bikes (Trek, Ghost, Felt, Focus) along with Garmin GPS equipment. Guests receive a discount and recommend you reserve equipment prior to arrival.
Serves a hearty breakfast with locally sourced or homemade products.
Serving drinks as wells as snacks and soup in the afternoon, often with a great atmosphere.
The Alta Badia region in which San Cassiano lies comes alive with activity during the summer. Explore the stunning surrounding on foot, hiking up to the summits with a compulsory stop at a mountain rifugio for delicious local cuisine or on two wheels with host of different routes available of varying degrees of difficulty depending on how fit you're feeling.
Adventure parks, horse riding, Via Ferrata and golf are all available - and of course, there's the food and the local hospitality, which are all part of this exceptional experience.
The Alta Badia Bike Shop & Rental shares the same building as the Residence and guests are given a discount on bike rental.
Location & Directions
San Cassiano, Alta Badia, South Tyrol, Italy
Not far from the Austrian border, the Lagació Mountain Residence is in the heart of the Italian Dolomites in the tiny village of San Cassiano in Badia. The Dolomites are a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site.
When to go
The climate in Alta Badia is a typical alpine microclimate - winters are long and cold and from December to February average temperatures are below zero and night time temperatures can fall to minus 20°C. There are great differences between daytime and night time temperatures. Winters are snowy but approximately 100 days of sunshine between December and March is the norm.