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More Than 21 Bends New Self Catered Cyclist Apartment – Bourg d’Oisans

Struggling to find good quality, cyclist friendly, self catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans this summer…? Look no further! We have just taken on Apartment Beau Rivage, a superb self catered apartment sleeping six, with balcony, and wonderful views in the … Continue reading

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La Marmotte 2017 Event Entries for the Alps

We have a surplus of 8 entries for La Marmotte 2017 Alps available. Please book them directly online at the PROMPT CYCLE CULTURE website here We also have some weekend space left in our B&B again please use the Contact Us … Continue reading

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La Marmotte Sportive Alps 2017 is on Sunday

The local tourist board have confirmed that from 2017 under police recommendation  La Marmotte Sportive  will move to a Sunday instead of its traditional Saturday. We have adjusted our week long package to fit in with the new dates. Optional … Continue reading

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Is La Marmotte 2017 on a sunday ?

For the first time it appears that La Marmotte will be held on the Sunday rather than its usual Saturday. This has yet to be confirmed by the event organisers as they are still awaiting licences for the race. Join us … Continue reading

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Last Marmotte Places

With La Marmotte 2016 fast approaching, we have a few last minute special offers available: Follow cancellations, 2 places on our week long tour – special offer price of £400 per person for a 7 night stay arriving Sunday 26th … Continue reading

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June availability self-catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans

Cyclist friendly self catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans Grab the opportunity to book the only week remaining in June at our hugely popular Bourg d’Oisans self-catered property, Maison Bord au Rive. Sleeping 10 people over 5 bedrooms this modern, spacious house has secure … Continue reading

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Route to the Galibier from Bourg d Oisans re-opened.

  The route to the Galibier from Bourg d Oisans re-opened on the 24 November, on the completion of a route de secours (relief road).  This new 5.3km road consisting of parts of an existing forest track and new construction … Continue reading

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New Self Catered Availability

Still contemplating your self catered cycling holiday? Take a look at our new properties available to rent during summer and with availability for the Alp D’huZes & La Marmotte events Rue Humbert –  back for 2016, this popular holiday home sleeps up to 5 people. Centrally located in Bourg d’Oisans, this ground … Continue reading

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Quick – Last spot on the week long Marmotte Tour

We have just one spot left on our week long Marmotte Tour for 2016 so stop thinking about it, just book it! Marmotte week long tour 26 June to 3 July 2016 7 nights supported cycle tour, riding all the … Continue reading

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Re- Route for La Marmotte 2015 new route details confirmed

Further to the continued closure of the road between Bourg d Oisans and the Col du Galibier, and the subsequent re-route of La Marmotte sportive which we reported previously, our friends at la Marmotte have now confirmed the new route. The new … Continue reading

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Tour de France – New Self Catered Availability

Stop Press! We have new availability for Tour de France week. Another not to be missed opportunity has arisen in one of our centrally located apartments La Neate, offering the chance to stay in the heart of Bourg d’Oisans when the spectacular Tour de France rides … Continue reading

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Re-Route for La Marmotte 2015

Following the closure of the Tunnel du Chambon (on the route from Bourg d’Oisans to Briancon via the Col du Lautaret and on to the Col du Galibier) in April, when large cracks were found suggesting a likely collapse, there will now … 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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La marmotte 2014 start photos

La marmotte 2014 has just left bourg d’oisans

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La Marmotte 2014 tour group

It’s La marmotte sportive time here in Bourg d’Oisans. We welcomed 15 guests for the week. Unfortunately one did not turn up because of a last minute injury. Today we tackled alpe d’huez. We are already taking booking for La … Continue reading

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Granfondo Roma 2013 photos and review

granfondo roma 2013, a set on Flickr. My last big ride of the season was the Granfondo Roma in Italy. We drove down by car from our base in Bourg d’Oisans and rented a small apartment in the centre of … Continue reading

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La Marmotte 2013 Photos

La Marmotte 2013, a set on Flickr. A whole load of photos of our guests from this years La Marmotte event. Photos from the start line , the bottom of Alpe d’Huez and the finishing line. Thinking of doing La … Continue reading

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La Marmotte 2013 Start photos

Photos  from todays start of La Marmotte 2013 here in Bourg d’Oisans. If you are thinking of doing the 2014 La Marmotte then join us on one of our remaining Alpe d’Huez Tour of the Oisans holiday this year and … Continue reading

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Marmotte week 2013 day 1 photos Alpe d’Huez and the Col de Sarenne

marmotte week 2013 day 1, a set on Flickr. Our La Marmotte week has started with glorious weather here in Bourg d’Oisans. Today we tackled Alpe d’Huez – the last climb on La Marmotte – and then, after splitting into … Continue reading

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La Marmotte Sportive 2014 now available

We have now put our La Marmotte 2014 package on sell. The week long supported tour with guaranteed entries is the ideal way to put the final preparations on your training for the event. In addition for 2014 we are … Continue reading

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