Kyriad Voiron Chartreuse
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Voiron
This entry by Tom.
After breakfast at the hotel, which was the usual continental breakfast plus a hot tray of little sausages, crepes and eggs (but you wouldn't want to eat the eggs), we gathering at the van as planned at 8am--or at least we tried to. There were a bunch of first-morning stragglers dealing with bike issues, packing issues …
... of stuffing around I finally got my bike together and out the front door at 11am. Off to the mountains we go. Riding away from Grenoble was pretty easy, almost no traffic on a Sunday morning. As the road started to incline at the 7km mark I noticed a couple of vultures soaring above me....this is not a good sign! Do they know something I don't.
Anyway, it all worked out well as I slugged it out all the way to the top at ...
... br> After 1hr drive south we were pleasantly surprised when we pulled up out front of Residence le Patricia. Excellent, modern accommodation with a cheerful and very helpful reception girl - Candice (who lived in Mile End 3 years ago).
Down town to the Orange shop to get my WiFi dongle working, then across Sue spotted Galleries Lafayette and .........it's sale time! That place ...
I froze my backside off on the descent, the rain fell continuousl. On the descent all I could think about was the hot 30minute shower waiting for me at the hotel.
A walk down to the town centre to buy some lunch and liquid refreshments. I bought a bottle of Bordeaux red....really interesting name......, Chateau de Potensac. Turned out it was a quality Cab Sav, potent even!
Aix-Les-Bains has a beautiful lake, Lac ...
... weather. Picked up a Renault Clio.
Arrived Aix-Les-Bains at 18:45, in steady rain.
Dinner at Chez les Copains, pretty good. Excellent Tarte Citron
Our hotel is on a road that winds it's way for 20km up to the top of Montee Revard. Hopefully I can get a solid ride in tomorrow and crack this sucker.
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations