young and classy
The 5-star Grandhotel Lienz was opened on 30 April 2009 after a two-year construction period. It was the first 5 star hotel in its special kind in the East Tyrol region.
The The Westreicher family, one of the two operating families, have been running the well-known Wellnesshotel Cervosa in the family ski destination in Serfaus already in 2. generation and in 2005 with the The Simonitsch family decided to expand and build the 5-star Grandhotel Lienz in a dreamlike and intact nature, with everything the guest desires.
The client and one of the investors of the Grandhotel Lienz is Prof. Heinz E.W. Simonitsch, who is one of the world’s most successful Austrian hotel managers. He was Honorary Consul of Austria in Jamaica. There he co-owner of the legendary “Half Moon Hotel” in Montego Bay to one of the leading houses of the Caribbean island.
His business partner and managing director is the Austrian hotelier Hugo Westreicher, who together with his wife Gertrude runs the five-star Hotel Cervosa in Serfaus, which has been successfully established on the market for 50 years.
The brother Johannes Westreicher and his sisters Elisabeth Simonitsch and Angela Lechleitner have managed the hotel since the opening until 2018 with great attention to detail and great hospitality coupled with high quality and experience the New House in Lienz.
Since 2015 you have also received reinforcements from the youngest daughter Madeleine Simonitsch and her husband. Johannes Westreicher and Madeleine Simonitsch have been running the house together since 2018.
Not to be forgotten is the next member of the family, namely the head of the unique Medical Center at the Grandhotel Lienz Univ. Prof. Dr. med. Peter Lechleitner and his wife Angela Lechleitner, who in turn is the sister of Johannes and Hugo Westreicher and Elisabeth Simonitsch.
You see, everything is covered by the very ambitious families to give the guests a wonderful stay. With the Grandhotel, Simonitsch and Westreicher not only want to create a luxurious environment for our guests, but also offer a personalservice tailored to each guest.
We look forward to welcoming you to our guests at any time!
Families Madeleine Simonitsch & Johannes Westreicher
& the dedicated team of the 5-star luxury hotel Osttirol
The Grandhotel at a glance
It is the unique interplay of many small things that make your holiday at the Grandhotel Lienz so unforgettable.
- House with tradition, experience – innovative and family-run
- Unobstructed TOP location directly on the Isel with peace and high sunshine duration
- Breakfast and dinner on the most beautiful terrace of the whole of East Tyrol
- Gourmet cuisine and TOP wines with excellent ambience and service
- 3 stars from the restaurant guide “a la carte”
- 2 forks from the restaurant guide “Fall Staff”
- 1,400 m2 wellness & fitness at its finest (4 different saunas and steam baths, whirlpool, a large indoor pool & outdoor pool, several relaxation oases, SPA therapy cabins of the highest class U. v. m.)
- In-depth expertise at the latest level in the Medical Spa & Wellness area
- 2 lilies from the Relax Guide
- World Travel Award winner in the category “Austria’s Best Wellness Medical – Spa”
- 2 Tesla and 1 normal electric filling station!
- 3 minutes from the city centre and still in the green
- Exclusive starting point for golf, skiing, nature & culture …
The Grandhotel Lienz is also ideal for your business trip. Centrally located and technically equipped at the highest level, the exclusive house offers all the amenities that business travelers want. Culinary and wellness included, of course.