Services Offered by the Hotel Gasthof Zum Hirschen



At the Zum Hirschen you will receive the MeranCard  for the entire duration of your stay. The card is valid from the day of arrival until the day of departure and offers you the following services:

  • Use of all public transportation throughout South Tyrol
  • Rides on public cable cars in South Tyrol, which include the cable cars to Renon/Ritten, San Genesio/Jenesien, Maranza/Meransen, Meltina/Mölten, Colle/Kohlern and Verano/Vöran as well as the the narrow-gauge railway on the Ritten Mountain and the cable railway up to the Mendel Mountain. Private cable cars are not included.
  • One-time entrance to more than 90 museums in South Tyrol
  • -10% discount on bike and ski rentals at “Papin Sport” and „Sportservice Erwin Stricker” rental stations



  • CERVO News provides selected information of local events and excursions, as well as interesting background information about our establishment and environs
  • Guided tour of the Zum Hischen conducted by Mirko: its history and architecture
  • Library with specialist works on hiking, cycling, wines, etc. Includes works by renowned scientists: “herb-pastor” Weidinger and 12th Century German Benedictine abbess, Hildegard von Bingen.
  • Hotel laundry service – also overnight/express
  • Dog service on request: your dog is welcome but please remember to bring your own dog blanket. You can take your pet with you onto the veranda, but not into the CERVO restaurant.
  • Free shuttle bus service between our hotel and the Bolzano and Merano railway stations



  • Wellness bag with plush bathrobe and sauna towels
  • Bio/Finnish sauna facilities (alternating)
  • Relaxation room with tea and fruit bar – meditative soundscapes
  • Relaxation on the hotel terrace: sun loungers and convivial ambiance
  • Freshly-squeezed fruit/vegetable juices and herbal teas (all local produce) - to order
  • 10% entry discount to the Merano Thermal Bath complex



  • Organized hiking trips and summit tours with Mirko, our outdoor specialist
  • Zum Hirschen custom backpacks and hiking pole rentals
  • Info Corner: hiking itineraries, maps as well as individual tour planning – courtesy of Mirko
  • Organized MTB tours conducted by Mirko (a qualified Bike Guide since 2018)
  • MTB tour advices
  • Lockable MTB garage with small workshop
  • Two-bike THULE carrier
  • Snowshoes and hiking pole rentals
  • Personalised touring advice and excursion planning
  • Organisation and guided tours of cultural and other tourist destinations in the region



  • "Zum Hirschen - Colazione” served breakfast with a selection of homemade sour dough bread, jams, biological eggs, ham and cheese from local factories and cakes
  • Typical lunches with traditional dishes refined with mountain herbs served on the CERVO veranda/guest garden
  • Full dinner menu served at the CERVO Restaurant (including a standard vegetarian menu, at your request, we can also do vegan as well as cater to possible food intolerances)
  • Selection of regional wines and beers, as well as “Campobase” spirits/liqueurs from Trentino
  • Expert advice and wine tastings courtesy of Ingrid, our inhouse sommelier
  • Take-home souvenirs of our quality homemade chutneys, marmalades, liqueurs, pesto and other delicacies made by the CERVO kitchen to remind you of your holiday at the Zum Hirschen
  • Organized tours of local farms and producers (with tastings) including speck ham cellars, cheese dairies, bakeries, production pf herbs harvested from the mountain forests and pastures
  • Fair Trade coffee roasteries, using local ingredients, mostly organically-farmed



  • Daily fresh fruit from South Tyrol and Val di Non Valley
  • Zum Hirschen bottled Spring Water
  • Complimentary tuckbox with regional delicacies
  • CERVO Paraben-free bio-shampoo and body lotion
  • Natural native larch wooden flooring
  • Eco-friendly materials and fittings
  • Room hairdryer
  • Free daytime-only Wi-Fi (for your relaxation, the house internet is switched off from 23.00 to 08.00)



  • Charging station for electric cars 22 kWh
  • Parking facilities – including trailer parking and covered parking
  • Washing area including a high-pressure cleaner
  • Tooling and drying cabinet for motorcycle gear
  • Moto-Info service: for itinerary planning as well as road maps