Albergo Frohsinn

Dolomiti Superski - ALTA BADIA, San Cassiano, Italy

Albergo Frohsinn provides a perfect base from which to explore the vast and stunning ski area of Dolomiti Superski. It enjoys a piste-side location, which is rare here, and has fabulous views of the majestic Dolomites on all sides.

The chalet is situated at the junction of the blue and red runs into the picturesque village of San Cassiano just 30 metres above the gondola lift. San Cassiano village centre with its shops, restaurants and bars is an easy seven-minute walk away.

 Albergo Frohsinn key features:

  • Ski in, ski out – unique location on piste
  • 15 bedrooms, sleeps up to 42
  • Fabulous mountain views
  • Easy walk to San Cassiano village centre
  • In-house ski and boot hire
  • Heated ski and boot store room
  • Games room with table tennis, TV, Playstation, DVD
  • Comfortable lounge, plus dining room with bar area
  • Catered
  • Sun terrace

Free WiFi

The nearest lift, Piz Sorega high speed gondola, provides easy and fast access to the vast Dolomiti Superski area.

A long toboggan run (approx 3km) goes from the top of Piz Sorega and ends close to the chalet – great fun for all ages!

In this part of Italy the ancient Ladinish language is still spoken by many local people who are tri-lingual, speaking also fluent Italian and German. Even though English may a fourth or fifth language here it’s still widely spoken.

Group discounts – the best in the Alps!

  • Discounts for groups of 8+
  • Rooms sleeping up to three with low rates
  • Free lift passes for children under 8 years

Ensuite rooms - private bathrooms with shower, WC and washbasin (bidets in some).  Many can accommodate up to three people and some have balconies. Supplements – £84 per room per week (£56 for room 18)

Standard rooms - twin/double or triple.  Shared bathroom with WC and separate WC on the same floor.  All rooms have washbasins.

Extra beds – many of our rooms can accommodate extra beds.

Adults occupying 3rd beds in rooms are charged at 50%.  Children (aged 13 or under) using these beds and opting for an early evening meal are charged at £195 p/p per week.

Our standard rooms face en-suite rooms.  Families and groups can reserve neighbouring rooms and share facilities.

Meals Buffet breakfast – Daily

Afternoon tea and cakes – Daily

3 course dinner and coffee – 6 nights

Wines Free flowing wine with dinner

At Albergo Frohsinn our live-in chalet staff provide:

  • A hearty buffet breakfast with a hot option every day.
  • Afternoon tea with delicious home-made cakes daily.
  • Three-course dinner with free flowing wine and coffee for six nights of the week.
  • Early evening meals with a simple two-course menu for children, six nights of the week.

We can also cater for vegetarian and special diets when prearranged. A salad option is available as an alternative main course.

One night a week we ask you to eat out at your own expense, which is a great opportunity to sample the local restaurants, all of which are excellent. There is such a wide choice in San Cassiano and the surrounding villages that you’ll find something to suit all tastes and budgets – from Michelin starred restaurants to simple pizzerias!

Arrival Date Nights Price p/p Availability
 14 Dec 2014 7  £299
 21 Dec 2014  7  £539
 28 Dec 2014 7  £619
 04 Jan 2015 7  £419
 11 Jan 2015 7  £439  Full
 18 Jan 2015Fu 7  £469  Full
 25 Jan 2015 7  £489  Full
 01 Feb 2015 7  £509
 08 Feb 2015 7  £549
 15 Feb 2015 7  £619
 22 Feb 2015 7  £509
 01 Mar 2015 7  £489
 08 Mar 2015 7  £449
 15 Mar 2015 7  £439
 22 Mar 2015 7  £419
 29 Mar 2015 7  £489

SUNDAY Changeover 

ITALIAN TOURIST TAX

To comply with Italian legislation a Tourist Tax must be charged in the resort. The rate of tax for stays up to 31/12/2014 is 0.70€ per person per night. From 01/01/2015 the rate of tax will rise to 1.10€ per person per night.

Supplements

  • Rooms with ensuite facilities (shower and WC) – £6 p/p per night (£84 per room per week)
  • Room 18 – supplement £4 p/p per night (£56 per room per week). Large room sleeping 4 comfortably whose en-suite is not as cosmetically attractive as our other bathrooms.

Additional Guests occupying 3rd beds in rooms:-

  • 50%
  • Children (aged 13 or under) taking early evening meal with 2 course children’s menu £199 p/p per week
  • Children under 3 years -please enquire
  • Cots are available at no extra charge

Group Discounts

(7 night stays during mid and low season dates. Sorry, does not apply 21/12; 28/12; 15/02; 29/03)

* Book 4 rooms (8 guests) ….. 1 FREE place
* Book 6 rooms (12 guests) …. 2 FREE places

Airport Transfers

Venice or Innsbruck airports with set timings – £35 p/p each way

Transfer Connection Indemnity

Over the last couple of years more and more horror stories have been emerging about missed connections at the Airports, for reasons such as dust clouds, snow in the UK and Industrial disputes. To put peoples’ minds at rest, we have launched an indemnity scheme against missed outward transfer connection for a premium of just £5 p/p. If your designated flight is delayed we will make alternative arrangements up to the value of £350 p/p to get you to your Mountainsun accommodation as soon as safely possible by shared transfer and, if necessary, we will provide budget overnight accommodation near the airport.

Reservations

To reserve your rooms at Albergo Frohsinn we will require a deposit of £200 per room. Balance will be due 10 weeks before departure. Payments may be made by credit/debit card (3% charge), PayPal (3% charge) or by bank transfer (no charge).

Call us on:   UK 01273 257008 ext 1

Travel and transfers

At MountainSun Ltd we do not arrange travel, but we can supply a wealth of information about getting to San Cassiano.  We’ll be happy to discuss travel options with you and provide contact details for travel companies.

By air

There are several airports serving the area, but we find often Venice is the best for flight prices and choice of routes. And we can easily help you fit in some sightseeing. We also offer set timed transfers from Innsbruck airport which is a slightly shorter journey.

Budget airlines Easyjet, Ryanair and Monarch operate to Venice airports at unbeatable prices, and there are also scheduled flights and chartered ski flights.  Easyjet and Monarch fly to Innsbruck.

Please contact us to find out which airline flies from where in the UK.  Flights often cost less than £150 per person return, including tax.

San Cassiano is approximately 2 hours from Innsbruck airport, and 2.5 hours from Venice and Treviso airports.  Other airports in the region are Verona (3 hours), Brescia (2.75 hours), Trieste (3.5 hours), Munich (4 hours), Memmingen (4 hours) and Milan (over 4 hours).
Sunday Transfers  – £35 p/p each way

VENICE
OUT –collection from Marco Polo airport around 12:30 -13:00. An early evening collection around 17:45 is often possible, please enquire. We are usually able to arrange collection from Treviso airport slightly earlier.

RET – morning return departing around 07:00 (suitable for flights taking off after 11:30, or for Venice sightseeing for guests returning on later flights)
INNSBRUCK
OUT –collection around 10:30 – 11:00
RET – morning return departing around 06:30 (suitable for flights taking off after 10:15)

We may be able to arrange transfers with alternative timings for an additional charge (subject to availability).
Please check timings with us before booking flights. Hire cars are available at all airports, please contact us for information.
Sightseeing in Venice

Our early morning return coach provides the opportunity for a day’s sightseeing in Venice for those taking evening flights. We can provide information about left luggage and transport in Venice.
If you’d like to add a night or two in Venice on to your ski trip, we can provide details of hotels in Venice that have been recommended by other guests.
By Road
The distance from Calais is approx 800 miles (1,280 km). We suggest a route passing through Luxembourg (cheaper fuel) into Germany (long sections of motorway with no speed limit and no tolls), crossing into Austria and finally Italy. The route is motorway to within 25 miles of Albergo Frohsinn. Accommodation can be found en route at reasonable rates, we’ll be happy to supply information. Overnight Motorail is possible between Dusseldorf and Innsbruck if you want to relax for part of the journey.

For the ultimate luxury journey by train, there is the Venice Simplon Orient Express.