Hotel Schölzhorn - Racines - South Tirol

Welcome to Hotel Schölzhorn in Racines!
Amidst a breath-taking mountain scenery, only a few meters from the well-known and family-friendly ski and hiking area Racines - Giovo, our hotel welcomes you in a warm and homely atmosphere.
Our family-run, 3-star hotel is calmly situated in the small village centre of Racines and is the ideal starting-point for a pleasant hiking and skiing holiday.
In winter you can reach the cable car in just a few minutes by foot, which will directly take you to the snowy ski area of Racines-Giovo. For hikers and mountain bikers, enjoyable forest and walking trails start right in front of our hotel. The nearby Passo di Pennes and Passo di Monte Giovo transform motorcycling into a unique experience. The city of Vipiteno, 12 km from Racines, is reachable in a few minutes by car or directly by bus, which stops just some metres from Hotel Schölzhorn.

Your Family Schölzhorn


Active Card Ratschings Summer 2024

A holiday full of special benefits
and free travel at all times:
all thanks to the activeCARD!
summit station Ratschings Jaufen - Racines Giovo in summer


Discount v. -20% on the single trip up and down the valley
Special ticket for 3 up and down trips within 7 days at a price of 39 euros for adults or 28 euros for children born in 2007, 2008 and 2009 CHILDREN born 2010 and younger FREE
Family Hiking Lake Ratschings

Included Services

All regional and regional express trains within South Tyrol and as far as Trento, the public buses, cable cars to Ritten,Meransen, Mölten, Vöran and Kohlern, the Ritten narrow gauge railway and the funicular on the Mendel,
active hiking and kid's programme, active e-bike rides

Bonus Services

Further advantages for the contractual partners: Rosskopf leisure mountain, Ladurns mountain railways with a 20% discount Gilfenklamm: reduced entry of -50% further discounts for the Vipiteno golf course, Balneum indoor swimming pool and other

family holiday

so that even the little ones feel comfortable ...
Child playing in the Adventure Parc Racines

in the great outdoors

  • Ratschings mountain adventure world
  • Pfeifer Huisile path
  • Barefoot path and Kneipp pool
  • Ridnaun mining world
  • Summer toboggan run
Hotel Schölzhorn Ratschings Child Playroom

in our hotel

  • Children's playroom
  • Public playground opposite the hotel
  • on request high chair, travel cot

a new look for our hotel bar

let yourself be surprised
New Bar Hotel Schölzhorn Ratschings
in the new, large bar area from the first moment a welcoming conviviality, pleasant music, a sparkling aperitif or a wonderful Italian espresso awaits you ....


our feel good places
suny roof terrace Hotel Schölzhorn Ratschings Racines

Roof Terrace

pacious view
open in summer
several lying and seating options


tipical dumplings Alto Adige Südtirol

Eat and Drink with pleasure

  • Rich and varied breakfast buffet
  • 3-4 course evening menu with salad buffet, soup of the day, starter, choice of 2 different main courses and dessert
  • 1 x weekly champagne breakfast
  • 1 x weekly aperitif
  • 1 x weekly gourmet dinner
  • Gluten and lactose-free menus on request

Our Comfortable Rooms

Sleeping pleasure amidst the majestic Stubai Alps


· Prices are intended per person and night incl. half board with minimum stay of 7 nights.
· In addition to the total price of the stay, a tourist tax of 2,90 € per person and night will be charged directly on site for all guests over 14 years of age.

· Rates for kids staying in the room with 2 adult persons:
  • up to 3 years: free
  • up to 5 years: -70%
  • from 5 to 9 years: -50%
  • from 9 to 14 years: -30%

Price List

Good to know

Everything you need to know
Your booking becomes binding upon receipt of the deposit, which implies that you accept our booking terms and conditions. The deposit can be withheld as a cancellation fee.
Check-In / Check-Out
On the day of arrival your room will be available from 3 p.m.
On the day of departure, we ask you to leave your room by 10 a.m.
We welcome your four-legged friends on request.
Our little guests can let off steam outdoors on our kid´s playground with trampoline, slide, table tennis, sandpit and small playing meadow. If the weather does not permit playing outside, a children's playroom with table football and dartboard is available. On request we provide our families with a baby cot, baby phone and baby highchair free of charge.
You can park your car free of charge on our own parking in the neighborhood.
According to Italian law, smoking is forbidden in our hotel and therefore also in our rooms. You are welcome to smoke on our sun terrace, on our sunbathing area, or in the external heated smoking room.
Travel insurance
You have already planned your whole stay and suddenly something unexpected occurs... That is why we recommend stipulating a travel insurance.
Cancellation conditions We apply the general cancellation terms and conditions which you can check on your reservation confirmation. In case of late arrival, early departure or no-show we charge 80% of the total price.
Wellness area
Our new indoor swimming pool is open for you daily from 9.00 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. You can use the sauna area (Finnish sauna, steam bath, herbal sauna, infrared cabin) and the whirlpool from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Note the access times for children.
Free Wi-Fi is available in the whole building.
Means of payment
You can pay your hotel bill in cash, by EC card or by credit card (Master Card and Visa).


at a glance ...
  • Barrier-free
  • Smoking room
  • Drying room
  • Elevator
  • Public bar
  • Residence bar
  • Playroom
  • Playground
  • Open car park
  • WLAN
  • Guided tours and hikes
  • Indoor pool
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Choice of menus possible
  • Wellness
  • Sauna
  • Steam bath
  • Directly at the slope
  • Common room
  • Hotel information channel
  • Cuisine without glutine
  • Lactose-free food


  • We understand every booking as an option booking - this means for our guests:
  • Cancellation free of charge is possible until we inform you about your stay in a timely manner and request final confirmation and a deposit. After that, the usual cancellation conditions of our terms and conditions apply.
Hotel Schölzhorn is a 3-minute walk from the Ratschings Jaufen ski area.
A free parking is available to guests.
Recognized sights in the vicinity are:
  • Gilfenklamm Ratschings (3 km)
  • Ridnaun mining museum (15 km)
  • Wolfsthurn Castle (8 km)
  • Ötzi Museum- Museum of ICE MAN in Bolzano (78 km)
  • Gardens and Castle Trautmannsdorf in Merano (110 km)
  • Thermal baths in Merano (110 km)

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Travel insurance

You have already planned your whole stay and suddenly something unexpected occurs... That is why we recommend stipulating a travel insurance.

Summer activities

Your active holiday in Racines
Winter has a lot to offer but so does summer! The summer season in Racines and surroundings invites to hikes on fantastic discovery trails, cycling through flowering alpine meadows or to admire the force of nature in the Gilfenklamm Gorge…
family see mountains Ratschings


Only a few steps from our hotel, the cable car takes you to the hiking paradise of Racines. The Racines Mountain Adventure World for families starts directly at the cable car station. Both adults and children can expect many adventures such as climbing frames, water games, petting zoo and much more...
For experienced hikers, it is a good starting point for countless high-altitude trails, such as the Racines Alpine Trail or the Glaitner Höhenweg/ Alta Via di Glaiten.

All our guests receive the activeCard for the entire duration of their stay, which provides you with many advantages.

Other adventure paths in our area:
• Racines valley trail – “Pfeifer Huisile” path
• Barefoot trail
• Wipptal Bee-Trail
• Waterfall-Trail
• Dolomieu-Trail

Winter activities

Unforgettable snow adventure in Racines

The nearby skiing area Racines-Giovo and Val di Racines guarantee everyone unlimited fun in the snow! Ready to ski, sledge and cross-country ski?

two fast skiers on perfectly groomed slopes in the Ratschings Jaufen ski area


Only 3 minutes walking distance from our hotel, the snowy and sunny family ski area Racines-Giovo is welcoming you. You will find plenty of different slopes, modern lifts, an adventurous snow park and a wonderful kids' skiing paradise. If you feel like taking a short break from the slopes, you can pamper yourself with some delicious traditional dishes in one of the numerous mountain huts.
happy children sledding in snowy landscape


Ready, set and go! In proximity there are plenty of sledging trails of different length and difficulties. The most famous one is the 5 km long natural toboggan run in the skiing area of Racines, which is especially popular among families.
Sledges are available in our hotel!

More toboggan runs in our nearby area:
· Toboggan run at the Monte Cavallo (Vipiteno): 10 km length
· Toboggan run of the “Prantner Alm” (Vipiteno): 3.4 km length
· Toboggan run of “Stadlalm” (Ridanna Valley): 1.5 km length
  • Natural toboggan run “Zunderspitz” (Ridanna/Masseria): 6.4 km length
  • Natural toboggan run “Reifenegg” (Stanghe): 1 km length
  • Natural toboggan run “Waldeben” (Giovo): 1.4 km length
  • Natural toboggan runAtscherwiesen” (Telfes): 1.9 km length
 Cross-country skiers, in the background, St. Magdalena in the Ridnaun Valley, near Ratschings

Cross-country skiing

The perfectly prepared cross-country ski run in Racines and the panoramic high-altitude circuit “Platschjoch” offer ideal conditions for beginners and professionals. The 12 km high-altitude trail takes you up to over 1,800 m above sea level and offers you a spectacular mountain view. A pure paradise for cross-country enthusiasts!
For the entire duration of your stay, you obtain in our hotel a free cross-country skiing pass for the area of Racines.

More cross-country skiing trails in Racines and Ridanna:
· 12 km long cross-country skiing trails from “Larchhof” up to Vallettina
· 15 km long circular track: Casateia – Stanghe – Mareto
· 25 km long circular track from Ridanna to Gasse and Masseria


Weather forecast
Ratschings Jaufen Mountain Station
Ratschings Jaufen Mountain Station
Racines Giovo Chairlift Saxner
Racines Giovo Chairlift Saxner
Racines Giovo Valley Station
Racines Giovo Valley Station

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