Sonne Lifestyle Resort Mellau
The impressive 4-star superior Sonne Lifestyle Resort in Mellau offers the best of Bregenzerwald culture, modern architecture, stylish interior design and superb spa and wellness. A top class spa resort with the utmost attention to detail and easy access to Bregenzerwald's three best ski areas.
Opened in December 2008 to critical acclaim, the Sonne Lifestyle Resort’s focus is rest, relaxation and wellness as well as winter sports and all year round outdoor activities. The hotel’s stylish interior design is a fashionable combination of straight line architecture, natural materials including light and dark local wood, high tech lighting, stainless steel fittings and a mix of bold and neutral fabrics. The end result which is spacious, warm and welcoming includes innovative use of images recording the history of the hotel “zur Sonne” and founder Margaret Bischofberger.
Sonne Lifestyle Designer Rooms & Suites
Sonne Lifestyle Resort guest accommodation includes 38 large superior design rooms (35m²) equipped with all mod cons including flat screen satellite TV and free high speed Internet access and 8 luxury Penthouse Design Suites (45 m²). All rooms have en suite bathrooms with separate WC, east or west facing balcony for morning or afternoon sun, a pull-out single sofa bed for a third person and are non-smoking. Many rooms have family-friendly connecting doors and two rooms are fully equipped for disabled guests. All rooms are available with queen size bed or twin-bed configuration and all bed materials are natural fibre and therefore suitable for persons suffering from allergies. Each of the Penthouse Design Suites have their own steam bath, more living space and staying in a Penthouse Design Suite grants you access to the Penthouse Lounge where you will find even more amenities including espresso coffee machine, cocktail bar, newspapers and magazines.
Gastronomy at Sonne Lifestyle Resort
Sonne Lifestyle Resort guests enjoy special ¾ board terms and a choice of two à la carte restaurants. Culinary delights include a sumptuous breakfast buffet with hot and cold dishes including eggs and a variety of omelettes cooked to order, freshly baked bread and homemade marmalade; late luncheon buffet with piping hot dishes, soup, salads and sandwiches and 5 course gourmet dinner with a large variety of local and international delicacies and selected fine wines.
Sonne Lifestyle Comfort Zone Spa & Wellness
The 1500 m² spa and wellness area is one of the Sonne Lifestyle Resort’s key attractions and reason alone why many guests come here to be pampered. Comfort Zone Spa offers an extensive choice of high-class treatments including massage, bath treatments, facials and pedicures with top-quality products from Italy’s [comfort zone]™ as well as local brands Metzler Molke and Alpienne. Relax in the saunas, steam baths, whirl pool, massage beds and relaxation areas. Take a swim in the hotel’s heated indoor and outdoor swimming pool or enjoy a work out in the state-of-the-art gym fully equipped with the latest technology. When in need of refreshment, fresh fruit juices, selected teas, water and healthy snacks are freely available at the Tea & Juice Corner.
Skiing in Damuls – Mellau
There’s good skiing at Mellau and lots more nearby in Damuls. A new gondola planned to open in December 2009 will connect both ski areas, making Damuls-Mellau the biggest ski area (89km) in Bregenzerwald with 23 ski lifts, 89 km of marked ski pistes and ski routes and 14 mountain restaurants. There’s 64km more piste skiing and good off-piste skiing nearby at Warth-Schröcken – easy to get to by car or ski bus in around 30 minutes – plus good ski touring in the area including easy ski touring on the Ragazerblanken, the Ridge tour on the Sünserspitze and more difficult ski touring from Mellau to Kanisfluh with stunning views across Lake Constance.
Apres Ski at Sonne Lifestyle Resort
Après ski at Sonne Lifestyle Resort is a quiet and sophisticated, including the Piano Bar & Lounge, the Havana Club, the Gallery, well equipped library, inviting lobby area and, next to the main hotel complex, the original Gasthaus zur Sonne which has been completely rebuilt using new materials in traditional style including Wàlderstube bar restaurant and Cafe Bistro.
Sonne Lifestyle Resort offers competitively priced winter sports packages for 3-7 nights including 2 ½ – 6 day Bregenzerwald ski pass covering 138 ski lifts throughout Bregenzerwald and a choice of wellness packages for those mainly interested in in the Comfort Zone Spa.
Sonne Lifestyle Resort Hotel, Mellau
Sonne Lifestyle Resort Hotel,
Übermellen 65, A-6881 Mellau,
Bregenzerwald, Vorarlberg, Austria