Welcome at Bäckhof
Homely apartments in Uttenheim
Adventurous days for kids and adults
Winding trails, cosy huts & breath-taking views
Countless outdoor activities in front of a unique mountain scenery
Homely apartments in Uttenheim
Bäckhof farm was built in 2005 and awaits you at the village border of Uttenheim, a small locality at the entrance of Tauferer Ahrntal in South Tyrol. For our guests, we offer two light-flooded, comfortably furnished apartments, were you can feel like at home and plan your holidays according to your personal wishes. The sunny and quiet position of our house as well as the dreamlike view of the surrounding mountains will make your stay a very special experience.
Be it as a couple or with the whole family, many activities or just relaxing: Our Bäckhof will be the best choice for you. Small guests are welcome to visit our farm animals. Right next to our apartments, there is a sports area with children’s playground, the village centre of Uttenheim is quickly reached and the wonderful city of Bruneck is not far neither.
During the whole year, Bäckhof farm is a perfect starting point for outdoor activities: In winter, the ski resorts of Mt. Kronplatz and Speikboden as well as toboggan runs and cross-country ski runs in the surroundings are popular destinations. In summer, you can discover numerous hiking and bike trails in Rieserferner-Ahrn Nature Park, in the Zillertal Alps or in the nearby Dolomites. Physical activity and relaxation, nature and culture – enjoy unforgettable holidays in our apartments!
We are looking forward to welcoming you soon
Your Plaikner family
Sports, outdoor activities and shops – in our village Uttenheim everything is within easy reach. If you feel like making a shopping tour, you can reach the historical centre of Bruneck easily and quickly by bus or by car.
Our guests can choose between Mt. Kronplatz, the post popular ski resort in Pustertal and the wonderful Skiworld Ahrntal. As well, our valley offers countless alternatives such as cross-country skiing, tobogganing, ice skating, snowshoeing, ski touring and much more.
The wonderful mountain world surrounding Bäckhof guarantees unforgettable holiday moments. Be it hiking, mountain biking, cycling, riding, paragliding, rafting or swimming – there will be suitable activities for all tastes!
The apartment Speikboden is located on the 1st floor and is completely new. It has a bedroom with double bed and single sofa bed as well as a spacious, light-flooded kitchen living with a single sofa bed that can be transformed into a bunk bed. The large, northeast facing balcony allows you to enjoy a wonderful view of Mt. Speikboden.
Amenities: Satellite TV, safe, bathroom with shower/WC, bidet and hairdryer, washing machine, towels; kitchen with fridge, stove, microwave, coffee machine, tableware, cutlery and kitchen towels.
The light-flooded apartment Kronplatz is located on the 1st floor and is composed of a bedroom with double bed and single sofa bed that can be transformed into a bunk bed, as well as a kitchen living with cosy single/double sofa bed. The south facing, covered balcony offers a wonderful view of Mt. Kronplatz, which is one of the most popular skiing and hiking areas in South Tyrol.
Amenities: Satellite TV, safe, bathroom with shower/WC, bidet and hairdryer, washing machine, towels; kitchen with fridge, stove, microwave, dishwasher, coffee machine, tableware, cutlery and kitchen towels.
The indicated prices are to be understood for direct booking per apartment and day with a minimum stay of 3 days. The prices include the final cleaning (if the kitchen is left tidy and clean), value-added tax, electricity, hot water and satellite TV as well as the weekly change of bed linen and towels.
For short stays under 3 days, a surcharge of +25,00 € (1 day) or +15,00 € (2 days) is applied per apartment and day.
Arrival from 2 pm – Departure until 10 am
Payment of the remaining invoice amount in advance via bank transfer or cash at the arrival day.
For a booking, we require a written confirmation as well as a deposit of 30 % of the total amount to the following bank account:
Raiffeisenbank Tauferer Ahrntal, subsidiary of Uttenheim, in the name of Plaikner Klaus
Internat. IBAN no.: IT38 I 08285 58423 000302007916, SWIFT-BIC: RZSBIT21040
Your pet is very welcome in our apartments! It will look forward to a relaxing holiday with you in your apartment and on the balcony. For hygienic reasons, we ask you to NOT access the adjacent meadow with your four-legged friend. As well, we ask you to leave the apartment the way you find it at the arrival day. Please also think about a sleep overlay. Thank you!
For the additionally necessary cleaning costs, we allow ourselves to charge a contribution fee of 8,00 € (without food) per day.
As our guest, you will get the Holidaypass for the free use of all means of public transport in South Tyrol. As well, you can visit the museums and various recreational facilities at a special price and you can participate for free in the events of KronAktiv weekly programme.
Both apartments offer free W-Lan connection. The current access code is written on the information panel in the staircase.
Since the 2018-01-01, the indicated prices are to be understood plus a local tax of 1.35 € per person (from 14 years) and day. The local tax is not included in the price, is separately listed on the bill and offset with the municipality.
If you are not able to start your holiday, if you arrive later or depart earlier, this is as unpleasant for us as well as it is for you. In addition to the significant financial loss, it is regrettable that the apartments remain free although other guests wanted to come. Due to this, we offer free cancellation up to 4 weeks before your arrival. In case of short-term cancellations from the 30th day before arrival, we will charge 50 % of the booked arrangement. From the 15th day before arrival, in case of a late arrival and/or early departure, we surcharge 100 % of the booking.
Cancellation are only accepted in writing. The cancellation terms are applied irrrespective of whether the cancelled apartments are completely or partially rent again.
Arrival via A22/Brenner motorway: Be it if you come from south or from north, on A22 you take the exit Brixen/Vahrn and follow the signs in the direction of Bruneck/Pustertal. Arrived in Bruneck, you follow the signs to “Ahrntal” for another 12 km. Then you pass through the villages St. Georgen and Gais, until reaching our village Uttenheim. Already at the entrance of the village, there is the sports area on the right and on the left, there is the entranceway to our Bäckhof farm.
I-39030 Uttenheim/Municipality of Gais (BZ)
Tel.: +39 0474 597 418
For bookings of 7 nights or more (minimum occupancy 2 persons per apartment) we give you 1 free day for the whole family during the low season!
|Period||Duration||Meal type||Price / person|
|08/03/2020 - 24/05/2020||7 nights||Without boarding||306,00 € / 2 persons|
|27/09/2020 - 20/12/2020||7 nights||Without boarding||306,00 € / 2 persons|
|21/03/2021 - 30/05/2021||7 nights||Without boarding||306,00 € / 2 persons|
|26/09/2021 - 28/11/2021||7 nights||Without boarding||306,00 € / 2 persons|
Please ask us for the fresh vegetable varieties, which we grow at our old farm in the village centre of Uttenheim, next to the Raiffeisen bank, depending on the season. For a small supplement, we will be pleased to arrange a collection of vegetables.
Winter: each Tuesday guided snowshoe hike to Pircher hut in Weißenbach. We go back to the valley with toboggans! Registration until Sunday evening, private car needed, participation is free, free rental of snowshoes.
Summer: each Wednesday guided herbal hike in the afternoon to Walburg Stöckl in Kematen. Registration until Monday evening, private car needed, participation is free.
Every day at 5:30 pm: Feeding the animals! Watch us feeding when doing our daily work. We will be pleased to give you information about daily life on a farm and to show you the machines and devices on our farm!