Schloss Freudenstein

Ancient Location. Modern Elegance.

Ancient Location. Modern Elegance.

With its perfect blend of history, elegant atmosphere and modern comfort, Schloss Freudenstein is the ideal venue for any type of event, including weddings, first communions, birthdays, corporate events and conferences.

Set on a hilly terrace overlooking the South Tyrolean Wine Road, Schloss Freudenstein looks back across eight centuries of history. Its heritage is felt in every small detail and corner of its halls, corridors and courts. Surrounded by polygonal walls, the castle features numerous Gothic elements, including some Late Gothic sculptures in the chapel hall.

Project status

Project status




Castle complex and surroundings



80.000.000 €

South Tyrol from a grand perspective

Above Appiano, in the middle of picturesque vineyards and lush apple orchards, Freudenstein Castle lies in the heart of South Tyrol and pampers its guests in a mild climate all year round. Since the early Middle Ages, the mentality and lifestyle of the exclusive region along the South Tyrolean Wine Route has been shaped by the love of freedom and the princely way of life. In Freudenstein Castle you will find the ideal basis for exploring the fascinating natural landscapes of South Tyrol. Let yourself be seduced by noble splendor and idyllic atmosphere at Freudenstein Castle for an authentic Italian adventure.

Business events and weddings

Shine as a host at Freudenstein Castle: choose a stylish location for your celebration, wedding, presentation or business meeting. Festive halls, a terrace, the stylish restaurant, the rustic courtyard and a spacious park welcome your guests.

A complex castle waiting for you to explore

Let yourself be seduced by noble splendor and idyllic atmosphere at Freudenstein Castle for an authentic Italian adventure. For centuries, the castle, park and chapel have been the stage for lavish celebrations, top-class social events and very personal lasting moments with good friends.

Golfing on the castlegrounds

Do you love golf? Then you will appreciate the modern training opportunities for beginners and professionals on the castle grounds. In the wonderful panoramic location in the middle of picturesque vineyards, the Golf Club Schloss Freudenstein presents you with a golf practice facility with an integrated Golf Academy.

Building Possibilities

As the second largest renewable energy company in Europe, Fri-EL is quite diversified: as well as having a leading position in the field of wind energy in Italy, the FRI-EL Group is also one of the most important players in the field of biogas production from agricultural products at national level.

The Group also operates 21 hydroelectric power plants, a solid biomass power plant, as well as one of the largest liquid biomass power plants in Europe.

In present, the company operates all over Europe, ensuring not only a green powered future, but also quality services through its subsidiary companies. Together with our partners and employees, we want to experience and shape a new future.

A future in which economic efficiency, sustainability, environmental friendliness as well as social responsibility are not contradictory but complementary in a lived philosophy.

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