Via Stazione, 23 -, Gargazzone 39010 Gargazzone (Bolzano)
The farm Sandwiesen is located in Gargazzone in the middle of apple orchards in the Val d'Adige with a fabulous view on the surrounding mountains. In this farm you can catch the feeling of living the land, you can enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside as well as plenty of sunshine. Have an activity holiday or simply relax on the premises. The farm is just 500 metres away from the village centre and still close to the new natural swimming pool, the South Tyrolean bicycle-network and the public transport system (train and bus). The two new flats are built according to the criteria of climate house (“Klima Haus A”) and they both are well equipped and furnished in a way that makes you feel and enjoy the quality and comfort of living. The homely atmosphere, the individual care and the various offers of self-made products make the farm a very special location for your holidays.
The farm “Sandwiesn” was the first farmstead to be awarded the so-called environmental prize of the region Trentino-Alto Adige. The house complies with the standards of “Climate House A Gold” and utilises all the energy sources on site. A thermal heat pump is responsible for geothermal water heating, heating and cooling during summer time. The heat pump is fed by an 80 sqm photovoltaic installation. The regulated ventilation system retains room temperature and constantly aerates fresh air, without even having to open the windows. The big windows with heat protection glass guarantee a constant temperature and a lot of light. All the surfaces of the interior are organic, the wall render is out of clay, the oaken floors are lubricated and the putty consists of lime and marble-flour. The two greened flat roofs should restitute the green that we have used to build the structure on this area. The natural surrounding and the sunny location in the middle of own apple orchards are the perfect condition to recharge you batteries, to get some peace and to relax. The apartments' high quality standard will increase guests' wellbeing during their holidays.
The 2 apartments are a feature of breathable wall render out of clay and lime, oiled putty and wood-floors, under floor heating during winter and under floor cooling during summer time, controlled ventilation system for a constantly fresh air, a lot of light and sun through custom-made windows with heat protection glass, energy saving bulbs, solid furniture, pur linen or cotton, improved water quality with “Grander Wasser”. The apartments are perfectly suited for guests who want to spend their holidays with friends. They can use the big balcony together, if they open the flexible dividing wall, thus entering the other apartment without using the front door.
Apartment Verde (Green): For 2-4 persons, 46 sqm + 14 sqm balcony: Enjoy the stunning set of different shades of green. A spacious living room with kitchen nook and a convertible sofa (width 2.10 mt), a comfortable double room, a bathroom with shower, bidet and toilet and a big sunny balcony with a nice view.
Apartment Rosso (Red): For 2-6 persons, 54 sqm + 14 sqm balcony. Bribes you with its flair of red shades. The apartment consists of a living room with kitchen nook and a convertible sofa (width 1.90 mt), two comfortable double rooms, a bathroom with shower, bidet and toilet, another toilet and a big sunny balcony with a nice view.
Both the apartments offer: a full equipped kitchen with electronic cooker, microwave and dish washer, a set of stainless steel pots, toaster, water boiler, kitchen scales, coffee and espresso machine, towels and places mats; a flat screen TV an d SAT receiver, CD player and radio, upmarket matresses, bedding and safe, a cot and high chair, books and parlour games, towels and hair dryer, a lawn with sunshade and deck chairs.
At guests’ disposal also table tennis, table football, badminton, a parking area, bicycles, umbrella, fresh herbs from our herb garden, self-made products.
In the immediate vicinity you can find the new natural swimming pool, opened in 2010 and just 0.5 km away. A swimming area of more than 1.200 sqm with no chemical water cleaning guarantees fun for the whole family. South Tyrol is a paradise for bikers. The well signposted bikeway leads you to Merano and the capital Bolzano. You could also get back home by train. The house is a good starting point for many hikes trough the South Tyrolean mountains or for walks through the little village Gargazzone.
Spring: A sea of blossoms covers the orchards in the sunny Val d'Adige and indulges the senses. In this place you can leave all your sorrows behind; Summer: The natural swimming pool, the tennis courts, and the connection to the bicycle net (everything just 0.6 km away) offer ideal conditions in the warm season to combine activity and muse; Autumn: Nature presents its colourful atmosphere and the scent of ripe fruits is in the air. In this season you can experience unforgettable mountain hikes. In the farm starts the apple picking. Be close to the action and recognize the busy day work on a farm; Winter: From your location you can easily reach all the surrounding ski areas. Apart from that, in this period the cities Bolzano and Merano are famous for their Christmas markets. Because of the close railway station (0.6 km away) you can visit the cities without car.
Merano and environs: hiking, walking, cycling, swimming, Nordic walking, golf, museums, castles, therme Meran Spa; Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle.