Five-star Hotel, Nira Montana in Italy, Opens!

On 5th December 2014, Nira Montana, the fourth hotel in the luxury Nira Hotels and Resorts group opened it’s doors. Situated in the picturesque town of La Thuile, Northern Italy, the new property is just steps from the ski slopes and hiking trails of the Italian Alps – making Nira Montana perfect for exploring one of the hottest emerging ski destinations.

As the only five-star hotel in La Thuile, this 55-room luxury hotel features an authentic Italian restaurant, serving the finest ingredients sourced from across the country, with a focus on local dishes and culinary tradition. The bar boasts an extensive wine cellar as well as an al-fresco area – perfect for an après-ski or post-hike drink. The hotel also features extensive wellness facilities, including a spacious indoor pool, a large [comfort zone] spa with sauna and steam rooms, four treatment rooms plus a private spa with double treatment room, and a Technogym fitness centre.

Built in the style of the valley’s traditional houses, the attractive, three-storey Nira Montana is constructed of wood and stone, uses energy saving systems and is be a member of Design Hotels. Like all hotels within the Nira Group, Nira Montana will place heavy emphasis on service, high quality food and beverage,  as well as offering value for money – rates start from approximately 200€ per room per night, inclusive of breakfast, use of the Nira SPA and Wifi.

Located in the popular tourist region of Val d’Aosta, La Thuile retains an authentic mountain village feel, with beautiful views of the Alps. Though considered to be a quaint, but emerging, Italian destination, La Thuile is easily accessible from the major airports of northern Italy including Milan, Turin and Genoa, as well as to Geneva in Switzerland.  MPS Puri, Chief Executive of Nira Hotels & Resorts, says: “We’re delighted to launch this new property under the Nira brand, bringing our portfolio to four. I’m confident that it will be a great addition, providing our guests with more choice of where to enjoy the Nira experience.”

The new hotel will join the group’s three existing properties: Shanti Maurice in Mauritius (2010), Nira Alpina in St. Moritz (2011) and Nira Caledonia, Edinburgh (2012).