Pension SonnenhofVacation in the ski and holiday area Gitschberg Jochtal
High above the Puster valley in the sunny village of Meransen, the Unterkircher family welcomes you in the Pension Sonnenhof for an unforgettable holiday in South Tyrol. Our guesthouse is located at an altitude of 1,400 meters on a sunny slope in the center and in the middle of the ski and holiday area Gitschberg Jochtal. The fantastic panorama view from our sun terrace ranges from the green mountains of the Puster valley to the bright limestone peaks of the Dolomites. The 2.510 meter high Gitschberg stands out over Meransen. On the top of the mountain is a panoramic platform from which you can enjoy a fantastic view of 500 alpine peaks.
In Maranza you will enjoy a view like you will not find anywhere else
Maranza is also called South Tyrol’s “prime seat”.
The view reaches from the Gitschberg to the valley of Pusteria, the Alpe di Rodengo, the Sas Putia and the Sciliar.
A view like this should not be missed.
Culinary & enjoymentSouth Tyrolean & mediterranean delicacies
Sauna oasisWellness in Maranza
Family atmosphere in the Pension Sonnenhof
In the Pension Sonnenhof you will be welcomed by a family atmosphere and South Tyrolean hospitality. The chef Amalia arranges the rich breakfast buffet in the morning and well strengthened afterwards you can start for your activities in the holiday region Meransen / Gitschberg. In the evening the junior chef Christian spoils you with dishes of the South Tyrolean cuisine and Italian delicacies. He is a skilled cook and is very passionate about this profession. On our sunny terrace you can enjoy a glass of South Tyrolean wine in a mild climate.
Cozy guest rooms with comfortable furnishings
14 comfortably furnished guest rooms with a comfortable equipment are available in your holiday at the Pension Sonnenhof. They can accommodate 2-5 persons and are ideal for a family holiday in the mountains. The accommodation has been newly refurbished and has modern bathrooms, satellite TV and a room safe. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms. In the house there is a Finnish sauna, which can be used free of charge by our guests all year round. Upon request, you are allowed to spend your holiday on the Meranser high plateau with your dog.
Unforgettable holidays in Maranza
The ski and holiday area Gitschberg Jochtal welcomes you in every season with a wide range of varied leisure activities. In the summer you can go hiking and mountain biking to the alpine region on the Gitschberg, into the Altfass valley and to the romantic Fane Alm. In the winter months, the ski resort Gitschberg-Jochtal on our local mountain is in the center of the action. 44 perfectly groomed slopes, two children’s parks and a fun park for freestylers and snowboarders leave nothing to be desired. There are also cross-country ski runs, kilometers of natural tobogagging runs and prepared ice rinks. Spend an unforgettable holiday in Gitschberg / Jochtal, family Unterkircher from Pension Sonnenhof is looking forward to welcoming you.
Your hostsWelcome to the Pension Sonnenhof
We, the Unterkircher family – Christian and Ulrike with our three daughters Lena, Alisa, and Ida – together with our loyal and helpful staff, will turn your vacation into an unforgettable experience.
Christian looks after our guests with plenty of humour and, as a trained kitchen chef, knows how to pamper his guests with culinary delights. Every evening, you may look forward dishes of South Tyrolean cuisine combined with Italian delicacies. Christian will also be happy to offer you valuable information on excursions and adventure tips! He is an avid hiker and motorcyclist and therefore knows the best insider tips.
Authentic hospitality is not simply a promise in our pension, we live it every day! Christian and his wife Ulrike will take care of that! She looks after the reception and is responsible for your well-being. Ulrike and Christian, the hosts at the Pension Sonnenhof, offer their guests exactly what they love so much about South Tyrol: a cosy ambiance, true Tyrolean hospitality, plus South Tyrolean specialties and great wines.
Their daughters Lena, Alisa, and Ida are little whirlwinds in the house. Always in a good mood and very sociable, they welcome young and old in their own way and look forward to meeting new playmates.
Why to the Sonnenhof?
The air is pure, you can come!
Our house is located at 1414 meters! With us, the air is pure, free from house dust mites and extremely pollen and mold fungus poor. Extremely low (as good as 0%) is also the fine-dust pollution with us in Meransen. For you and your family this means that the air is pure, you can come!
Many reasons for a mountain holiday at the Sonnenhof:
Welcome to a friendly and competent host family.