Ecrins Lodge Le Bourg d’Oisans
Local bike hotspots: Alpe d'Huez, Le Bourg-d'Oisans, Alpe d'Huzes, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, La Marmotte, Les Deux Alpes Bike Park
Property Description & Description of Biking in your region
Four bedroom Rental property Bourg d’Oisans Sleeps Eight
A four bedrooms rental property located 10km along the valley from Le Bourg d’Oisans and the start of the climb to Alpe d’Huez and 5km from Venosc and the Les Deux Alpes bike park.
The property features a modern well equipped kitchen. A large living room and dinning area, which leads onto a huge balcony with outside dinning. Upstairs the chalet has four bedrooms, three of which have en-suite bath/shower rooms. There is also a fourth communal bathroom and toilet. There is a separate laundry room with drying area.
The chalet is detached and sits on within private gardens. Outside the chalet has a good size secure bike shed with space for up to 10 bikes.
There is private off road parking for up to three cars.
Generally the chalet is rented self-catered. However catered options are also available.
Road Cycling – Alpe d’Huez
The chalet is popular with road cyclists keen to ride some of the local famous cycling routes such as the Alpe d’Huez, the Col du Galibier, the Col du Glandon and the Croix de la Fer. The Tour de France regularly visits the region. Other event include La Marmotte, The Alpe d’Huzes and the Alpe d’Huez Triathlon.
In 2018 a new pave bike only lane has been created linking the chalet with Le Bourg d’Oisans, the start of the climb to Alpe d’Huez and Allemont.
Mountain Biking – Les Deux Alpes
Mountain biking is popular in Les Deux Alpes, via the Venosc gondola which is 5km along the valley via popular mountain bike trail or paved road. The Bike park has hundreds of miles of purpose built mountain bike track serviced by a network of ski lifts. Les Deux Alpes hosts the popular mountain bike event The Mountain of Hell
The chalet now connects directly into a network of bike only paved roads which extend all the way to Le Bourg d’Oisans and on to Allemond.