Pyrenees Cycling Lodge & Pyrenees Bike Rental

Hautacam Tour de France

Hautacam, the summit is 19km from Pyrenees Cycling Lodge.

Pyrénées Cycling Lodge and Pyrenees Bike Rental in the beautiful medieval village of Saint Savin in the Hautes Pyrenees, between Col du Tourmalet and Col d’Aubisque. We are open from March to November and provide accommodation for cyclists (non cycling partners are welcome) and bike rental. We have 6 Tour de France climbs ( Soulor/Aubisque, Borderes, CambasqueLuz ArdidenTourmalet & Hautacam + many more) within 15km of our guest-house. Saint Savin is the perfect base to explore the central Pyrenees. Check all the area has to offer a cyclist on www.velopeloton.com.

Luz Ardiden

Luz Ardiden, it is 15km from our front door to the start of this 13km Tour de France mountain classic.

Photo gallery on velopeloton.

We can accommodate up to 15 cyclists in our 5 ensuite bedrooms, all with beautiful views of the mountains. For larger groups we use extra rooms in a nearby hotel.

Solo travelers are very welcome and rooms are not shared.

We serve a continental breakfast with some added extras to help with the need for carbohydrates. At 18:30 in the evening we serve dinner with lots of pasta, rice and potatoes, just what you need after a hard day in the mountains. Many of our guests say the food is the highlight of the trip.

We have a lounge area with leather seating, open log fire and French and international television. We have wifi available is all our rooms and  free for your use. The house is strictly no smoking.

Order nutrition or other products from Wiggle Online Cycle Shop and have them delivered to the Cycling Lodge before your arrival. Allow 10 days to be sure.

Col du Tourmalet Tour de France

Col du Tourmalet, the summit is 34 km from Pyrenees Cycling Lodge.

Riding up Col du Tourmalet

Saint Savin Abbey.

Beautiful medieval Saint-Savin.

Saint Savin is situated near Argeles Gazost  in the Lavedan Valley and is within easy cycling distance of all the famous cols of the Tour de France.

Hautacam

Hautacam, the start is 3km from the lodge.

Col Distance to start Distance to
Summit
Length Altitude Gradient Average
Hautacam-Tramassel 4.3km 19.3km 15km 1635m 8%
Col du Tourmalet 15.3km 33.6km 18.3km 2115m 7.6%
Luz Ardiden 11.7km 25.8km 14.1km 1720m 7.7%
Col de Bordéres 0km 13.4km 13.4km 1157m 4.6%
Col du Solour 0km 21km 21km 1474m 5.7%
Col d’Aubisque 0km 31km 31kmkm 1709m 4.8%
Port du Boucharo 4km 45km 41km 2273m 4.5%
Plateau du Cambasque 3km 19km 16km 1376m 5.6%
Cirque de Tramousse 15.3km 42.8km 27.5km 2125 5.2%
Pic de Midi 15.3km 39.5km 24.2km 2637m 8%
There are also many less famous climbs but just as challenging and beautiful.
La Lanterne Rouge Cycling Lodge

View from the Cycling Lodge.

Bike Storage:
We have a fully equipped bike garage with all the tools you need, from Allan keys to track pumps. There is a high pressure washer for your bike, and a washing machine for you clothes. We have supplies of PowerBars and gels to buy. We have co2 canisters that you can use so there is no problem flying with them. The nearest bike store is 2km from the lodge.

There is also a washing machine and dryer in the bike shed for your use.

With more cols than you can shake a stick at, Saint Savin is a paradise for cyclists. There are also many other activities for a day off the bike or for any non cycling companions.

Free transfers from Lourdes train station or airport. We can organise transfers from other airports with a local minibus company.

paddy@velopeloton.com

Tel: + 33 (0) 98332514