We make the best of your holiday in Schenna in South Tyrol

Working with a great deal of passion and care – your hosts

Christian, Doris and Leopold are the anchors in the Weinmesser.

Passion that is visible and palpable. Christian and Doris Kohlgruber - both qualified sommeliers – have fulfilled a lifetime dream in the Weinmesser. There is no better basis for genuine hospitality. Together, they work meticulously and ceaselessly on improvements, tirelessly ensuring their innovative ideas take shape. Seeking to enrich the concept of your wine hotel in South Tyrol with attractive pleasure-filled elements. Son Leopold is also involved in the happy goings-on in the hotel. With so much passion it is obvious that Der Weinmesser will be different to other hotels and will make your holiday in Schenna special. The hosts themselves make your hotel a place of pleasure, one which is truly genuine.

Working with joy to ensure guests are content - our team

It is our aim to make people happy. We work together every day to ensure your holiday in Schenna near Merano is filled with pleasure-packed moments.







Gourmets and artists 
- our team of chefs

Christian - Chef de Cuisine

He has been managing the kitchen himself since June 2021. He puts a great deal of effort into creating dishes that are not just visually appealing, he breathes new life into local produce with sophisticated flavour combinations too. It is not just high-quality ingredients that are used in his kitchen, above all else they are regional.

Meena - The right hand

Meena has been in our team for many years. He is an all-rounder and works as a Chef Tournant,  Entremetier and Patissier. He prepares our delicious breakfast cake with a great deal of care, thereby ensuring you enjoy a perfect start to the day.

Jozef - Patissier

Jozef puts his heart and soul into preparing the desserts, which vary daily, and once a week our guests can marvel at and enjoy the full range of his sweet craftsmanship at the dessert buffet.

Delightful and always there for you 
- our Service Team

Doris -Restaurant Manager and Sommelièr

Doris is the kind soul of the hotel and Christian’s wife. She works with a great deal of passion to ensure everything runs smoothly in the restaurant, from service through to advice about wine.

Daniele - Barman

If you love sophisticated cocktails or like to be recommended a good rum, Daniele is the right person for you.
With his southern Italian charm and professionalism, he always puts our guests in a good mood.

Dejan - in our vinotheque

He delights guests with his professional wine advice and his winning manner. Dejan can always be found in our wine shop in the evenings from 4.00 pm, which he runs with great pleasure.

Dushica - Chef de Rang

Our guests are served by Dushica with verve and vigor. From breakfast service to terrace service in the afternoon, she always rushes over with a quick step and takes care of the guests' wishes with a lot of love.

Commis de Rang

Mohamed always greets our guests with a smile at breakfast, whether on the terrace or in the restaurant. At dinner, he is responsible for the plate service.


Commis de Rang

Manuel is a very friendly and calm employee who always meets our guests with a smile and is responsible for the breakfast buffet.

Attentive and ready to help 
- our Receptionists

Lisa Sincere

As our Management assistant and right hand to our Directors, she is responsible for the entire organisation of Reception. With her open, friendly demeanour Lisa inspires both guests and staff alike.

Organised and paying a great
deal of attention to detail 
- our room fairies

Alicja - Gouvernante

Thanks to her many years of experience, she knows exactly what to look out for when cleaning. With her team of 4 cleaning ladies she keeps the hotel thoroughly and hygienically clean, so that you can feel completely at ease.

Khalja Attentive

Originally from Tunisia, Khalja complements our Housekeeping Team wonderfully with her calm and friendly demeanour. She works with a great deal of precision and carefully ensures rooms and the hotel area as a whole are clean and hygienic.

Maber- Chambermaid

Maber attaches great importance to the small details and loves to pamper our guests.

Mirveta - Chambermaid

Mirveta is the diligent, quiet chambermaid who takes great care in creating a homely atmosphere in the hotel.

Nurturing and empathic 
- our spa team

Renate A good soul

She is there every morning in VINEA-SPA. Renate pampers our guests with many different treatments. Her many years of experience ensures you enjoy unlimited well-being. Just lie back and relax!

HeidiA master of balance

She is her your trusted Body and Mind Coach. With her, daily exercise, stretching and body strengthening are on the agenda. At the same time she ensures you relax and unwind.


masseuse & beautician

Silvia pampers our guests in the Vinea Spa. As a qualified masseuse and beautician, she not only knows how to beautify our guests with massages and beauty treatments, but also conveys wellness for the soul with her aura.

Versatile and solution-oriented 
- our Caretaker

Jetmir - the “Tuttofare”

Jetmir has been ‘in charge of everything’ since 2019. He is our Caretaker and Gardener. Originally from  Kosovo, Jetmir has many talents, which is why we are delighted to have him in our team.

Does our palpably harmonious team environment sound appealing and would you like to be a part of Der Weinmesser family? More information is available here as to how you can continue to be part of making history here in our hotel by working alongside us.


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