Briançon - Pinewood Chalet B&B and Apartments

A perfect base on the Alps/Provence border near Briançon

Le Petit Sport
Route de Grenoble
05240 La Salle-les-Alpes
Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Phone: +44 (0)7542 132 979, +33 (0)6 14 44 26 33
Email: [email protected]

Price from: B&B from €55 per night; luxury apartments from €620

Open: Closed between May 1 to June 20

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This is a wonderful base from which to explore some of the most coveted climbs in world cycling. This area on the Alps/Provence border is a real hub for road cyclists, with some of the most famous climbs and descents in the world on your doorstep. The Col du Galibier is an obvious pick, or tackle the Izoard, rising from Briançon through larch forests to panoramic views. From here you can descend via the Casse Déserte, a ’moonscape’ in the heart of the Alps. The Col du Granon also offers a challenging climb followed by magnificent views. Pinewood offers flexible accommodation on a B&B or self-catered basis for groups of all sizes and solo riders. The stunning village of Villeneuve in the Serre Chevalier region has has plenty of bars, restaurants, and shops, while onsite there is a secure ski locker for up to 8 bikes, as well as a large locked garage. Lots of inhouse bikey knoweledge to share as well.

Bike facilities

  • Secure bike parking
  • Bike hire on site or available locally
  • Local maps and route information
  • Basic maintenance/repair tools
  • Laundry facilities

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All accommodation has been checked to ensure it meets our cycle-friendly criteria. We also deal with tour operators personally before adding them to the site. To recommend a great French cycling holiday or a nice bike-friendly place to stay, please email [email protected]

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