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Tour de France 2016

We are offering a 7 night Tour de France package at our Morzine base to enable you to witness what could be the decisive climb of the tour.

  • Catered chalet
  • French Alps —Morzine Centre
  • Activity Type
    • Route advice only
    • Watch event + ride
    • Fixed base
  • Groups up to 40 in 18 bedrooms
  • Features
    • BBQ facilities
    • Bike stand
    • Bike tools
    • Bike wash
    • Ensuite rooms
    • Hot tub
    • Pool table
    • Secure bike storage
    • Terrace
    • TV/DVD
    • Wifi

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Tour de France 2016, Morzine

The 2016 Tour de France will take an anti-clockwise route around France to the race’s final climb, the Hors Category Col de Joux Plane, on Saturday 23 July before the usual finish in Paris the next day.

We are offering a 7 night Tour de France package at our Morzine base to enable you to witness what could be the decisive climb of the tour.

Also, two days earlier on Thursday 21st July, there will be an option to watch the individual time trial from Sallanches to Megeve.

  • 7 nights package £595pp (on the basis of two sharing)
  • Arrival Sunday 17 July, departure Sunday 24 July
  • Includes half board accommodation and airport transfers

Its a great opportunity to experience the excitement of the world’s greatest cycle race whilst also savouring the delights of a cycling holiday in the high Alps.

Limited availability. Single supplement of £175 applies.

Accommodation

Our base in Morzine is Chalet Eira. A delightful, British owned and run chalet hotel with entirely English speaking staff. It’s located just 300m from the centre of Morzine so within easy reach of shops and bars.

Built in 2001, the chalet features modern facilities throughout including free wifi. There are 18 bedrooms in twin, double and family room formats. All are ensuite with either shower & WC or bath, shower and WC. We sit at our own dedicated table for dinner which will be 3 courses and waiter served. Menus are designed for cyclists with tasty nutritious ingredients and plenty of carbs. Although drinks are not included a selection of reasonably priced wines are available for you to purchase. An extensive cyclist’s breakfast is served buffet style.

Tea and coffee is available, free of charge, at any time with freshly baked cake on hand in the afternoon for a post ride sugar boost. The chalet has an extensive lounge bar area with its own pool table and a great view across the town. The masses of comfy seating provide an ideal place for a pre-dinner drink. The bar is fully stocked and reasonably priced. In one corner is a large Sky TV so you can catch up on the latest sporting action. Leading off from the bar is a delightful terrace which is used for the weekly barbeque. On the lower floor is a large indoor hot tub which is great for easing aching limbs after a hard day’s riding.

There is a secure indoor bike storage adjacent to the front entrance for both guest bikes and our rental bikes. We have provided a selection of the usual bike maintenance kit for guest use together with, track pumps, workshop stand etc. Bike cleaning facilities, pressure washer are also on hand. We operate an ‘Honesty bar’ for energy gels & powders, spare inner tubes, replacement tyres etc, just drop a few euros in the tin.

Location

The 2016 Tour de France will take an anti-clockwise route around France to the race’s final climb, the Hors Category Col de Joux Plane, on Saturday 23 July before the usual finish in Paris the next day.

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