Hotel Tannenhof is Europe’s smallest and most prestigious five-star superior hotel. It is one of just 20 superior hotels throughout Austria but none beat the position and exclusivity of this exquisite private property set high on the hills of Nasserein on the edge of St Anton’s main village. At 1,350 meters above sea level, Hotel Tannenhof sits within one of the most beautiful ski areas in Austria.

Hotel Tannenhof. St. Anton, AustriaWith the aim of providing guests with absolute privacy and the highest levels of service coupled with culinary excellence and a full service holistic wellbeing Spa, Directors Judith Volker and Axel Bach welcome you into their home to share the secrets that have made Hotel Tannenhof so special since it first opened its doors in 1925. Since the end of 2011, the traditional Hotel Tannenhof has reinvented itself and thrilled guests with its new concept as the smallest and finest deluxe retreat in the five-star superior category in Europe.

Each of the seven suites are uniquely furnished with the very best fabrics, interior design and crafted furniture as only you would find in the very finest Tyrolean home. The beds are luxurious and the suites are vast and decadent, with personal touches such as music selections for the shower and thermal baths to prolong your post-ski soak. The Master Suite which sleeps four, offers families or friends two exquisite separate sleeping areas, dining and lounge area, a private office and panoramic terrace over the valley. The fires in the suites are relit twice daily so that at any time of day, the rooms are warm and tranquil and every room has flat screen TVs, wifi and intelligent lighting systems which guests can programe to their own needs.

The Spa at Tannenhof has a swimming pool (with jet stream), a full Hammam area with plunge pool and indoor steam room, indoor and outdoor sauna and full service gym go hand in hand with the range of treatments on offer using the Anika Organic Alpine brand.

Hotel Tannenhof, St. Anton, Austria

The terrace, with its views down the mountain, makes the perfect place to rejuvenate, wrapped up in blankets in the Winter months or sunbathing on the day-beds in summer. The hot tub is positioned to have clear uninterupted views of the surrounding mountain peaks and the fitness room allows guests use the Power Plate or work out at their own pace. A personal trainer is on hand who can create plans tailored to the individual needs and preferences of guests. The Spa at Tannenhof has experienced masseuses and beauticians who take care of therapeutic treatments, massages, facials and beauty treatments. Hotel Tannenhof is one of the few luxury hotels that offer the ritual Ursteinmassage, a South Tyrolean speciality as well as the Raindrop Technique, a rare European treatment method which involves essential oils to relieve aching backs and low immune systems.

Cuisine follows the ‘garden to plate’ mantra – fresh, delicate flavours and a range of the finest meats, fish and vegetables combine with championing some of the best local producers. Fresh breads, afternoon teas and the tastiest canapés are created daily with Chef James Baron and his team ensuring that the kitchen is very much at the heart of this home.

Small, stylish and exceptionally exclusive, the boutique hotel provides a 24 member team who ensure individual service and quality that is second to none throughout Austria.