Category Archives: Alpe d'Huez

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 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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New availability for Summer 2018

We are pleased to add another property to our cyclist friendly accommodation in Bourg d Oisans. This new house, a few minutes walk from the centre of town, is a modern build with spacious interior and contemporary lay out. On … Continue reading

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Tour de France 2018 accommodation

Last remaining availability for this years Tour de France, if you want to get up close and personal with the Tour we have the place for you.  With a first floor view of the riders as they race around bend … Continue reading

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Tour de France 2018, Alpe d Huez

So, the not so well kept rumours, were true and the Tour visits Alpe d Huez for a mountain top finish again in 2018, hurrah. After setting out from Bourg-Saint-Maurice a route over the mountains and 175 km brings the … Continue reading

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Self Catered Accommodation for Alpe D’HuZes 2018

Alpe D’HuZes accommodation with More Than 21 Bends Book your Alpe D’HuZes accommodation with More Than 21 Bends for centrally located, comfortable, cyclist friendly self-catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans. What’s even better is that we don’t apply a price increase … Continue reading

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Self guided Tour of the Oisans

Following lots of requests this summer we are now offering our classic Tour of the Oisans trip on a self guided basis. This provides you with complete freedom to choose the dates you visit, any time May to mid October, … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez and Bourg d’Oisans were looking splendid on Sunday

Phil rode Alpe d’Huez for the first time this year and captured this great photo from bend 9 of the bends, Bourg d’Oisans and the mountains in the background. View this post on Instagram Looking down from bend 9 of … Continue reading

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Col de Sarenne anyone?

If any of you are planning a ski visit to Alpe d Huez soon you may be a little disappointed, with no snow since one day in November the only snow is cannoned and pisted in white strips across empty … Continue reading

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CRITÉRIUM DU DAUPHINÉ Alpe d’Huez Finish 10th June 2017

The local tourist board have confirmed that despite not having the Tour de France this year on Alpe d’Huez, the warm up race, where most of the favourites will be racing into form the Criterium de Dauphine will be finishing … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez to Italy October 2016

01 October 2016 to 07 October 2016 Overview Tour Itinerary Saturday – Arrive from 4PM Sunday – Alpe d’Huez and the Col de Sarenne plus a little hidden extra (80KM taking in part of the 2014 Tour de France) Monday … Continue reading

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Sports Massage with More Than 21 Bends

We are pleased to have met up with Katie Marsland a fellow expat living just outside Bourg d Oisans and with whom we are very happy will be working with More Than 21 Bends this summer. Katie originally trained as … Continue reading

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Alpe d′Huez Col du Galibier and Mont Ventoux Cycle Tour

13 June 2015 to 20 June 2015 Ride Alpe d′Huez, Mont Ventoux and Col du Galibier and more Alpe d′Huez Galibier and Mont Ventoux Arrive in Bourg d′Oisans for the first night (pick up 2PM from Grenoble Station) Day 1 … Continue reading

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Watch the Giro d’Italia and climb Alpe d’Huez with free PROMPT.CC bike hire

We have a few spaces left on our Giro d’Italia Cycling Tour  at the end of May 2015. Stay with us and watch and ride the penultimate stage of the 2015 Giro d’Italia as it climbs the Colle di Sestriere on … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air

The cold short days and even colder long nights are finally going here in the Oisans. Getting out on the bike is a little easier and the climb and descent of Alpe d’Huez. We have continued riding throughout the winter … Continue reading

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Cycling Plus Magazine March 2015

“If you can’t climb, you may as well quit the framebuilding business and get a job as a beautician” – Ricky Feather -August 2014. The latest issue of Cycling Plus Magazine (March 2015) is out now and we are in it … Continue reading

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Self Catered Cycling Accommodation Bourg d’Oisans

Bourg d’Oisans is the best place to base your holiday if you are thinking of tackling Alpe d’Huez, Col de la Croix de Fer or the mighty Col du Galibier. Indeed its the place to stay if you are also … Continue reading

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2015 More Than 21 Bends Cycle Tours now finalised

We have now finalised and published all our cycling tours online for 2015 You can view and book them online on our website here >>

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Alpe d’Huez to the Giro d’Italia 2015 Cycle Tour

HIGHLIGHTS Watch the penultimate and probably the most decisive stage of the 2015 Giro d’Italia as it finishes on the Colle di Sestriere Ride the Colle di Fenestrelle the day before the pros Three nights stay in Cesana Italy at … Continue reading

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Strava Blog Hidden Rides around Alpe d’Huez plus some of our own photos

We recently had Max from Strava staying with us to write a blog regarding some hidden segments in the Oisans near Alpe d’Huez You can read the full Strava blog here http://blog.strava.com/eight-unknown-segments-around-alpe-dhuez-8670/ We have a selection of photos from the few … Continue reading

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