Hotel in the centre of Selva, near the ski slopes and hiking routes, set amidst the Dolomites

Hotel Oswald is in a prime and central location in Selva Val Gardena with glorious views of the surrounding Sella group, Langkofel, Stevia, Pizes de Cir and Schlern mountains in the famous Dolomites.

At the heart of the action yet surrounded by greenery, Hotel Oswald has everything tourists visiting in summer could ever ask for.

The village of Selva Val Gardena is one of the “Leading Mountain Resorts of the World” and one of the best premium ski resorts worldwide. In addition to the extensive array of ski slopes, with 1,200 kilometres of pistes of various difficulties, the superb holiday destination also has an impressive variety of shops, welcoming cafés and bars as well as a large range of fun sports activities.

Selva Val Gardena in summer

Selva Val Gardena in summer

Countless hiking trails and via ferrata climbing routes are just waiting to be explored in summer.

The HERO Dolomites bike festival, which is held every June, is one of the main events in the summer calendar. The BMW HERO Südtirol Dolomites is the world’s most difficult and spectacular mountain bike race. The only one of its kind, it is held on dirt tracks, single trails and on roads crossing the four valleys in the region: Val Gardena, Arabba, Alta Badia and Val di Fassa. Two unbelievable 86 km routes reaching an altitude of 4,500 m and one 60 km route reaching 3,400 m in elevation wow mountain bike fans from all over the world.

Selva Val Gardena in winter

Selva Val Gardena in winter

In winter, the well-groomed slopes of the Seiser Alm plateau, near Val Gardena in the Dolomiti Superski ski carousel, are just a stone’s throw away. One of the most important ski events of the year is held annually in the nearby municipality of St Christina in mid-December. Follow the world champions of Alpine skiing live on the notorious Saslong slope. The slope from Ciampinoi to St Christina is transformed into the arena for the Men’s Super G and the Men’s Downhill races. An unmissable event for all lovers of this sport.