Welcome at Bäckhof
Homely apartments in Uttenheim
Holidays on a farm
Adventurous days for kids and adults
Hiking paradise South Tyrol
Winding trails, cosy huts & breath-taking views
Sports & pure nature
Countless outdoor activities in front of a unique mountain scenery
A paradise for children
Great playground in the garden
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 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.
Top ski resorts in the surroundings
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.
Rieserferner-Ahrn Nature Park
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 prices are valid only for direct reservations
for apartment and night and a minimum stay of 6 days, arrival on Saturday or Sunday!
Final cleaning, heating, warm water and SAT-TV. Using of the laundry (only one change a week).
The province of Bolzano is charging a visitor’s tax of 1,75 € per person a day (except children under the age of 14) and it also includes the ticket for mobility in South Tyrol (skibus, urban bus and train) and a large weekly activity-program. We add the tax on your final bill as extra charge.
Check in from 14:00 p.m. – Check Out until 10:00 a.m.
Payment on the arrival day or in the evening before departure in cash
Fix reservation with a deposit of 30% of the total amount as booking guarantee which can be done by bank remittance on the account - Plaikner Klaus = owner:
Banca Rurale dell ‘Alto Adige" - filial Villa Ottone
IBAN: 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 10,00 € (without food) per day.
Domestic animals on request (to charge)
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.
Please note that an additional visitor's tax of € 1,75 per night/person (from 14 years) will be charged at departure. This local tax is not included in the price, is separately listed on the bill and offset with the municipality.
In these uncertain times, we want you to be firmly assured that your holiday will be carefree and wonderful. Should something happens, we have a particularly flexible cancellation policy for the whole year:
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|
|25/09/2022 - 27/11/2022||7 nights||Without boarding||App. Kronplatz - 324,00 € / 2 persons|
|25/09/2022 - 27/11/2022||7 nights||Without boarding||App. Speikboden - 324,00 € / 2 persons|
Vegetables from our farm garden
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.
Summer: each Wednesday guided herbal hike in the afternoon to Walburg Stöckl in Kematen. Registration until Monday evening, participation is free.
Winter: each Tuesday guided snowshoe hike to the Pircheralm in Weißenbach with tobogganrun. Registration until Sunday evening, participation is free.
Life on a farm – at first hand!
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!