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Alpe d Huez and Mont Ventoux Tour

Another amazing week with a group of amazing guests riding Alpe d Huez, Mont Ventoux and so much more. Our guests this week travelled from the USA, New Zealand, the Philippines, Scotland and England for a truly international group. The … Continue reading

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Tour de France 2019 – Accommodation in Bourg d Oisans for the iconic Col du Galibier

With the 2019 Tour de France about to kick off on Saturday, we have our last triple room available at the More Than 21 Bends B&B in Bourg d Oisans.  Join us for a week or a few days to … Continue reading

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3 star classification for Le Cerisier apartment in Bourg d Oisans

Well done to our friends at Le Cerisier for achieving a 3 star rating with French Ministry of Tourism, the apartment newly back on line with us for summer 2019 reservations is a great base for a visit to Bourg … Continue reading

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Custom Tours Alpe d Huez and Beyond

With our first custom tour of the year just coming to an end we can’t wait for the next one! We have spent a week riding with and supporting a great group of riders from Australia, taking in the local … Continue reading

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May arrivals in Bourg d Oisans

Having just arrived back from the Northern Classics with Prompt Cycle Culture, we are up and ready to go with the season’s first arrivals today. The weather was stunning yesterday and Phil and Zac made the most of it heading … Continue reading

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Spring Classics with More Than 21 Bends

It’s that time of year again when More Than 21 Bends heads north to support Prompt Cycle Culture with their pop up shop and bike hire for the spring classics. We had a great time with We ride Flanders at … Continue reading

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Self catered apartment in Bourg d Oisans – return of a More Than 21 Bends favourite

Back with More Than 21 Bends after a long rental, this lovely self catered apartment in the centre of Bourg d Oisans sleeps up to 4 guests and is perfect for a stay in Bourg d Oisans. Le Cerisier has … Continue reading

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Spring Specials – early season accommodation in Bourg d Oisans

With Spring well and truly sprung in the Oisans, many of our self catered properties are opening early for the season so you can enjoy the sunshine.  Despite many of the high cols remaining closed there are lots of routes … Continue reading

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Studio La Garde – Bend 16 Alpe d Huez

The name “La Garde” refers to a high place, enjoying an uninterrupted view and a strategic position, where a “guard” post was traditionally located. Here, studio La Garde perfectly matches the definition. On the road to Alpe d’Huez, studio La … Continue reading

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Bed & Breakfast with More Than 21 Bends – short stays in Bourg d Oisans

With people busier than ever with more commitments than ever, we understand that it can be hard to take time out for a week long trip, and with this in mind More Than 21 Bends offers short stays at the … Continue reading

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Last available dates in July

It’s shaping out to be a busy summer for More Than 21 Bends and to fill in some gaps we have got some great deals on remaining dates in our self catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans for July 2019: 13 … Continue reading

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Celebrating 10 years of accommodation in Bourg d Oisans with More Than 21 Bends

This year More Than 21 Bends will be celebrating 10 years of sharing our amazing mountains in and around Bourg d Oisans with our cycling and non cycling guests. We are still as passionate as ever about offering great accommodation … Continue reading

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Last available dates in June

With the summer just around the corner More Than 21 Bends have got some great deals on remaining dates in our self catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans for June 2019: 5 nights 22 – 27 June £625 at our 3 … Continue reading

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Prompt Cycle Culture Black Friday Sale. Not really…

…because it’s a continuation of the PROMPT CYCLE CULTURE end of season sale. However they have added a few new items such as Cycling Caps and our A4 cycling tube maps. They have also reduced some other items further. Grab … Continue reading

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La Marmotte 2019 – date confirmed

The date has now been confirmed for the Marmotte Granfondo Alpes for the 7th July 2019 with entries going online for sale at the end of the month. It looks to be another busy event period for us at More … Continue reading

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Alpe d Huez and Mont Ventoux Supported Cycling Tours

Come and join us on our fully supported cycle tour of Alpe d Huez and Mont Ventoux. Priced at £599 for a seven night stay our Tour itinerary features many classic climbs of the Tour de France: Saturday – Arrive … Continue reading

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Tour de France 2018 accommodation in Bourg d Oisans

More opportunities to watch the Tour de France 2018 with a stay in Bourg d Oisans. Join us for a bumper Tour de France with the passage through Bourg d Oisans and mountain top finish on Alpe d Huez on … Continue reading

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The Col d’Ornon

The Col d’Ornon is an often overlooked climb here in the Oisans but really should be on everyone’s to do list while staying in Bourg d’Oisans The climb is often used in the Tour de France (at time of writing … Continue reading

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Bourg d’Oisans gets ready for the Tour de France 2018.

It’s a bumper cycling year here in the Oisans with a stage finish on Alpe d’Huez on the 19th July 2018 and a stage start from our very own Bourg d’Oisans the next day. The town have already installed new … Continue reading

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The perfect bases for your summer 2018 cycling holiday in Bourg d Oisans

There’s still time to book in at one of our cyclist friendly holiday homes this summer with some great deals for early and late summer visits. Our beautiful 6 bedroom house, Maison de Republique, perfectly situated in large grounds in … Continue reading

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