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Velo Vercors

ID: 00118

Vercors Drome/Isere, France


The Combe Laval, Europe's largest Gorge

Type:

Self-catered, B & B, Half-board Chalet


Description:

9 bedrooms, sleeps 18, 3 bathrooms (2 en-suite)


Features:

Garden, private covered parking, washing machine, wifi/internet, sat. tv, swimming pool


Bike Services:

Secure bike storage, bike rental, local guiding


Local Rides:

Access to 21 Alpine climbs reaching max 1600m, rolling hill rides in Drome and Flat rides on Isere Valley


Price:

Self catering gites (4 pers) from £600, B&B twin room £80


Spectacular views into the Combe Laval

Spectacular views into the Combe Laval

Flat routes as well as mountain climbs

Flat routes as well as mountain climbs

The Heart of Velo Vercors where guests can eat, chill and socialize

The Heart of Velo Vercors where guests can eat, chill and socialize

Leading into the garden

Leading into the garden

Entrance to house and gites

Entrance to house and gites

The gites

The gites

Room with a view

Room with a view

Family cycling routes

Family cycling routes

Description:

Specialist cycling base in the Vercors National Park at the foothill of Europe's largest Gorge, the Combe Laval run by Roger Dunne, former GB/Elite Rider who finished his career in this region. Home to Tour de France climbs.

Main house, 3 self-catering gites (max 14) and 2 Twin B&B rooms (max 4). At the heart is the Grange (large barn) where guests are served dinner, drink, socialize, chill, watch TV. Beautiful garden with loungers and large splash pool. Specialist massage room.

The region caters for all levels of cyclists from Elite riders, families and enthusiastic converts.

We offer Day Trips to Alp d'Huez and Mont Ventoux, support sportives inc. The Vercors Challenge, Tour de France package, Bike Hire, Training Weeks, Women Only Week.

Historical former wood mill with canal running alongside gites and house. Set on the edge of the charming town of St.Jean-en-Royans with boutique shops, cafes, restaurants. 3 mins walk to centre.

Cycling:

The Vercors, Drome, Isere offer a fabulous choice of routes to satisfy Elite riders, families and enthusiastic converts. Quiet roads and excellent road surfaces. Its also the region Roger finished his 12 year cycling career.

The Vercors National Park is made up of rugged gorges, cliff top roads, grassy plateaux and Alpine climbs reaching 1600m ranging from 4 - 8 %. Those wanting a real challenge have the choice of 21 Cols within a 50 km radius making it possible to climb col after col but pull the cord at any time. Routes range from 27km to 180km

For Families we have hand chosen routes along the flatter Isere roads and combine rides with other activites such as taking a boat ride, picnics, swimming at the lake, jumping off a waterfall. Routes average 20km

For enthusiastic converts exploration of the region there are long flat routes or routes in the rolling hills (5km friendly climbs) visiting pretty villages and lots of cafe and lunch stops.

We look forward to welcoming you.

Distance to local cycling hotspot 1: 200m
Distance to local cycling hotspot 2: 3km
Distance to local mountain biking hotspot 1:
Distance to local mountain biking hotspot 2:

Facilities:

Rooms:
Bedrooms: 9 bedrooms containing:
  • 3 double beds
  • 12 single beds
Bathrooms: 3 bathrooms of which 2 are en-suite.
High Pressure showers, modern renovation
Bike Facilities: This is specialist bike accommodation
  • Secure bike storage
  • Bike stand
  • Basic bike tools including track pump
  • Extensive selection of bike tools
  • Area to work on bikes (Covered)
  • Area to work on bikes (Outside)
  • Area to clean bikes
  • In house bike rental
  • Bike rental organized
  • Pre arrival rental bike pick up
  • Road cycling guiding
  • Bike friendly transfers
  • Vehicle assisted rides
  • Specifically designed catering for cyclists
  • Massage available at property
  • Local bike guidebooks and maps
  • Bike kit laundry service
  • Kit drying room
   
Kitchen Facilities:
  • Coffee machine
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Iron and board
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Gas hob
  • Ice maker
  • Toaster
   
Entertainment Facilities:
  • CD player
  • Wifi/internet
  • Sat. TV
  • TV
  • Books
  • Board games
   
Luxury Facilities:
  • Swimming pool
  • Massage area
  • Cinema room
Outdoor Facilities:
Parking Available: Private, covered
Garden: Yes
Balcony: Yes
Outside Bar: Yes
Play Area: Yes
BBQ: Yes
Pets Allowed: Pets considered
Languages Spoken At This Property:
  • English
  • Français

These prices are only a guideline. Please make a booking enquiry for a personalised quote.

Pricing:

From To B&B/Nt
(per person)
Self-Catered/Wk
(whole property)
Standard En-suite Twin/Double Room /Nt Dinner menu Breakfast

What's Included:

What's Included:
  • Linen
  • Towels
  • Heating
  • Electric
  • Local taxes
  • Airport transfers
  • Welcome drinks
  • Breakfast
  • 4 course evening meal
  • Wine with dinner
  • Coffee with dinner
  • Beer and wine
  • Self-service tea and coffee area
  • Honesty bar
  • 4 course Home cooked evening meals with wine and aperitif can be requested - 35 Euro pp
   
Optional Extras:
  • Airport transfers
  • Packed lunch
  • Child care
  • Pre arrival food delivery service
  • Home cooked evening meals can be requested
   

Location:

Distance to nearest town: 3 mins walk
Distance to nearest restaurant: 2 mins walk
Distance to nearest bar: 3 mins walk
Distance to nearest bike hire: on site
Distance to nearest airport: Lyon 1 1/2 hours. Valence TGV station 30min

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