Dolomites , Unesco world heritage site

The Dolomites are so close that you can touch them with one hand! In June 2009, the Dolomites were made a UNESCO world heritage site.

Their rare beauty comes from their spectacular form; from their majestic towering peaks to their panoramic valleys.

Val Badia is in the north-eastern Dolomites and is 38 km long. The local hospitality and touristic attactions make this area one of the most desired destinations for those who are passionate about the mountains in summer and winter.

Our beautiful valley was named "Queen of the Alps" by Touring Club Italiano. San Vigilio di Marebbe is a vivacious town with longstanding traditional ties. It has everything to offer for those who want to learn or practice winter sport or just have some fun in the snow.

Villa Ortensia Mountain Lodge is surrounded by the greenery of San Vigilio di Marebbe, in a quiet and panoramic place just 5 minutes to the center of town and 70 meters to the ski slopes


Villa Ortensia is just steps from "Dolomiti superski". With Plan De Corones at your back you can ski to your heart's content.

There are also many trails for cross country skiing through the heart of the woods and...


The summer season offers many choices for daily activities: hiking through the most beautiful and suggestive trails in the world, mountain biking, golfing, sightseeing in nearby towns and sampling all the regions delicacies.