09 Oct '11, 11am

The vigilius mountain resort, a cathedral of relaxation

The vigilius mountain resort, a cathedral of relaxation

Conceived by the local entrepreneur Ulrich Ladurner and designed by the international well known architect Matteo Thun, this privileged place is able to cancel from the mind all thoughts of past and future. Here everything turns around tranquility. There is no television in the rooms, and the number of children admitted to the hotel at any one time is limited. All kind of noise seems to have been banished. In exchange, guests will find slow and gentle movements, lot of local larch, clay walls in the rooms which radiate warmth during the cold winter days, panorama windows all over the resort offering amazing views on the far Dolomites (since June 2009 UNESCO World Heritage Site) and the deep green of larches and meadows, crackling fireplaces and a fantastic panoramic endless pool as well as an outdoor whirlpool set among the trees. In the vigilius mountain spa guests will f...

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