The Hotel Central La Fainera is located in the village of Valchava in the Müstair Valley Biosphere Reserve, 3.1 mi from the UNESCO World Heritage Site Abbey of Saint John. It offers rooms with wooden furniture, free WiFi and a small spa area. The modern Alpine-style rooms have wooden floors and furniture made of Swiss stone pine wood, a private bathroom, a seating area, and a TV. A breakfast buffet, consisting of mostly regional products, is available every morning at the La Fainera Superior. The hotel's restaurant offers characteristic Grisons cuisine. After a day out on a cross-country skiing tour or hiking tour you can relax in the Finnish sauna or the BIO sauna. Guests can also use a lockable ski storage room and lockable bicycle storage room free of charge. Common spaces include a seminar room, where guests can also do yoga. The Swiss National Park is just 8.7 mi away from the Hotel La Fainera. The Valchava Posta bus stop is right outside the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Valchava
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  • Jon
    Germany Germany
    Very cute and neat hotel. Very accommodating hosts. Breakfast & dinner was truly exceptional. The rooms have a very beautifully unique style. We could use the bike room with all the necessities.
  • Jeroen
    Germany Germany
    Excellent breakfast, very good restaurant and very friendly and helpful staff. The room was super clean and comfortable. On checkout we got a small nut cake as present which was a nice and friendly gesture. The hotel is at a good location for...
  • Pedro
    Switzerland Switzerland
    The hotel is full of charm, both indoors and outdoors, with a traditional yet comfortable atmosphere. Staff members were kind and accommodating. We even got recommendation and advice for local ski tours. Great facilities: the ski room also...

Area info

2 Restaurants On Site

  • Ustaria
    • Cuisine
      French • Austrian • German • Local • International
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free
  • Stüvetta
    • Cuisine
      French • Mediterranean • Seafood • Local • European • Grill/BBQ

Amenities of Hotel Central La Fainera Superior
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular amenities
  • Spa
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Dryer
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Ski rental on site
  • Ski school
    Additional charge
  • Ski storage
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Archery
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Playground
  • Skiing
  • Tennis court
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Convenience store on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Locker rooms
  • Yoga classes
  • Massage chair
  • Full-body massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

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From 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM


From 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.


The entrance to the property is closed between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 12 are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

The Swiss "Postcard" is accepted as payment.

FAQs about Hotel Central La Fainera Superior

  • Room options at Hotel Central La Fainera Superior include:

    • Double

  • Hotel Central La Fainera Superior offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Skiing
    • Tennis court
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Walking tours
    • Steam room
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Massage chair
    • Locker rooms
    • Bicycle rental
    • Archery
    • Neck massage
    • Bike tours
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Yoga classes
    • Horseback riding
    • Back massage
    • Full-body massage

  • The prices at Hotel Central La Fainera Superior may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel Central La Fainera Superior has 2 restaurants:

    • Ustaria
    • Stüvetta

  • Check-in at Hotel Central La Fainera Superior is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Hotel Central La Fainera Superior is 800 feet from the center of Valchava. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.