Holzmanufaktur Cadonau
Hotel Cadonau
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A prime example of the global trend that hotel and location undergo a noticeable Liaison, is the new IN LAIN Hotel Cadonau in Brail in the Engadine.
NZZ on Sunday December 2011.

History

1590      

Construction of the Engadine house (unfortunately the exact year is not known)

1921

Birth of Eugen Biveroni (grandfather of Dario Cadonau)

1942

Marriage with Franziska Ulrich, a lady from Zurich

1951

Birth of daughter Brigitta (mother of Marco and Dario Cadonau)

1965

Conversion of the farm into a hotel with breakfast only (Garni La Stüvetta)

The hotel is run by the members of the Biveroni family

1971

Brigitta Biveroni marries Bernhard Cadonau

Brigitta runs the hotel since her parents have in the meantime reached retirement age. (in addition, Franziska has fallen ill)

1972

Brigitta and Bernhard Cadonau decide to give up the hotel and to concentrate on Bernhard’s profession. Bernhard is a dedicated cabinet-maker.

1978

Birth of Marco Cadonau

In the meantime the Engadine house is used as a residence, both permanent and for holidays.

1979

Foundation of own carpentry business

1980

Birth of Dario Cadonau

The carpentry business is growing and so are the children’s dreams. Marco Cadonau follows his in the footsteps of his father and becomes a cabinet-maker. Dario Cadonau is apprenticed as a cook and later completes the college of hotel management.

2006          

Foundation of the IN LAIN Hotel Cadonau AG

2007–2010

Conversion of the Engadine house. Three rooms and three restaurants are created.

Dec. 2010

Inauguration of the Engadine house IN LAIN Hotel Cadonau

2010-2011

Construction of an extension with suites. Eleven exclusive suites, a bar-lounge, a hotel garden and complete modern facilities are installed.

Dec. 2011

Inauguration of the suite building.