Summer in the Dolomites
When the snow melts, the Dolomites become a beautiful playground for active folk and those seeking a peaceful and picturesque escape. A UNESCO World Heritage site, the Dolomites boasts dramatic landscapes with lots of sunshine and mild temperatures, perfect for outdoor pursuits. The Dolomites offers an array of activities from mountain biking to horse riding to rock climbing.
The Dolomites consists of 9 mountain ranges located in different Italian regions. Each region offers its own program of activities to help you explore, which is made all the easier by an extensive network of lift facilities.
There are family friendly hiking trails, parks, outdoor swimming, climbing and bike trails as well as more adrenaline seeking pursuits. The famous Sella Ronda circuit can also be explored by bike during the summer months.
The warm hospitality and stunning scenery make the Dolomites a great place to take a break, relax and rejuvenate - you can do as much or as little as you want.
The language and culture is an enchanting mix of Italian, German and Ladin which adds to the unique nature of this incredibly enriching destination.
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Rosa Alpina - Summer
San Cassiano, Dolomites
Best for: Adventure, Spa & health
The Rosa Alpina, in the quaint village of San Cassiano, is a beautiful and picturesque 5* family run hotel. Featuring the renowned St Hubertus 3 Michelin-starred restaurant and a haven of a spa it is a great location for exploring the stunning Dolomites.
Adler Mountain Lodge - Summer
Alpe di Siusi, South Tyrol, Italy
Best for: Couples, Off the beaten track
With stunning views the Adler Mountain Lodge is the perfect escape for a summer break in the picturesque Dolomites. This romantic lodge also hosts a beautifully warm outdoor infinity pool with views that are simply breath-taking.
Col Alto - Summer
Best for: Couples
Located in Corvara, the Hotel Col Alto is a family run hotel, steeped in tradition and offers a wide range of rooms and suites. The large, bright spa has a range of saunas and therapy rooms as well as a large, indoor swimming pool with stunning views.
Hotel Ciasa Salares - Summer
San Cassiano, Dolomites, Italy
Best for: Adventure
With a fabulous setting on the outskirts of San Cassiano in the heart of the Dolomites, the Hotel Ciasa Salares is a family run hotel, renowned for its superb food and wonderful hospitality, making it an excellent choice for an alpine summer break.
Hotel La Perla - Summer
Best for: Couples, Short Break
Situated in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Dolomites, Hotel La Perla is a wonderfully authentic hotel in the charming village of Corvara. It offers a spa with an indoor pool and a wealth of activities and breathtaking views on its doorstep.