Cycle friendly 6-8 person gite, Le Clapier nr Bourg d’Oisans
Property Description & Description of Biking in your region
Le Velo Jaune is a self catering gite in the valley close to Bourg d’Oisans, run by cyclists for cyclists.
The accommodation covers the ground floor of a barn conversion with the hosts living in the apartment above. There are two guest bedrooms each with 3 single beds and ensuite facilities. Two further single beds (sofa and roller-under) are available in the living room. Further accommodation options with a bunk bed can be made on request.
The guests will benefit from a lounge/kitchenette on the ground floor where they can relax in comfort and use the TV/DVD provided. There is a modern, newly installed kitchen and a dining area to seat 8 persons.
Guests are welcome to use the outside seating areas and garden, where you’ll also find a boule pitch. Equipment for games of boule, badminton and volleyball are available upon request.
There is plenty of parking and secure bike storage.
As a seasoned cyclist on road and MTB, skier and snowboarder in the area, your host Shawn can provide routes and tips on how to get the most from your visit.
Thanks to its valley location the accommodation is perfectly located to explore the many local road cycling routes, with no nasty climbing at the end of the day. Local road rides include Alpe d’Huez, Col du Galibier, and the Col du Glandon.
Mountain biking is available just along the valley in Venosc, with access via gondola to the Les Deux Alpes Bike Park. The Alpe d’Huez bike park is also just a twenty minutes drive. Valley trails start from the front door.