THE TOURNAMENT: ITF WOMAN Raffaisen ITF Tournament Val Gardena/Südtirol
From 5/12 to 11/12
Money prize: $ 10,000
Surface: Hard Indoor
Location: Tennis Club Ortisei – Via Arnaria 3, Ortisei 39046 Italy
How to get: TC Ortisei is far just 2,6 km from Ortisei main square. The closest airports are the ones of Bolzano (about 40 km and 50 minutes drive) and Innsbruck (120 km/75 min). Bolzano is easily accessible by train from the most important cities of northern Italy.
Main players: Tena Lukas (Cro) – Claudia Giovine (Ita) – Lenka Jurikova (Svk) – Deboarah Chiesa (Ita) – Alice Matteucci (Ita) – Silvia Njric (Cro) – Manca Pislak (Slo) – Anna Giulia Remondina (Ita) – Klaartie Liebens (Bel) – Karin Kennel (Sui)
TOP ATTRACTIONS IN VAL GARDENA:
- Chiesa di San Giacomo
- Pedestrian Zone
- Mont Seuc Cable Car
BEST PLACES TO STAY:
Apartment Hotel Elvis. Delicious ** hotel located very close Tennis Club Ortisei. Rated 8.2 on Booking it offers 28 mq2 studios with balcony and kitchenette at 115€ per night with breakfast, wifi and free parking included.
Hotel Sureghes. Fantastic *** hotel located la short walking from pedestrian zone of Ortisei. Rated 8.5 on Booking, this hotel offers superior double rooms with view on Dolomites at 148€ per night with half board included. Free wifi and park are available for free.
Hotel Grien. Wonderful **** hotel at the foot of Dolomites and just 1,5 km from Ortisei centre. Rated 9.1 on Booking it features free wifi and parking, wellness facilities, shuttle service and a superb Italian restaurant. Prices for a double room with small garden and mountain view is 269€ with breakfast included.