The proprietors of the South Tyrol Bike Hotels are enthusiastic cyclists themselves and often professionally trained bike guides as well. These are hosts who know what you need and understand what is important on a biking holiday. South Tyrol Bike Hotels will show you the best flow trails, the most beautiful passes, and the most relaxing and enjoyable rides South Tyrol has to offer—on 300 sunny days a year. You’ll be privy to insider tips, most of which cannot be found on maps.
In order to ensure across-the-board quality in all of the member establishments, all proprietors of South Tyrol Bike Hotels are required to provide quality services according to agreed-upon criteria. Independent experts periodically check that these prerequisites are being fulfilled.
In addition to clearly defined basic services, each establishment has the opportunity to distinguish itself by offering various special services. The overall performance of each individual establishment is further reflected in its Quality Score.
The more points a proprietor has, the more he or she offers to cyclists.
Every proprietor specializes in providing services to one or more of the following types of bikers. The respective specializations can be found in the individual presentation of each establishment.
Performance Quality at a glance
- Racing cyclist
- Leisure cyclist
Your Bike Hotel
Your Bike Hotel is located in the immediate vicinity of a network of bike routes.
Your hotel’s features fulfill all of a biker’s needs—from a bike-wash area to laundry-drying facilities to a perfectly equipped service area.
There is a self-contained bike storage area available to you. The bike storage areas are usually under video surveillance and accessible only to cyclists. In some hotels, you can even store your bike in your room.
- Information Corner
In the information area for bikers, you’ll find up-to-date magazines about biking and the region, so that you can plan the next day’s ride at your leisure.
- Bike Shop
Your host works closely with a bike shop in the immediate area. This guarantees comprehensive repair services within 24 hours, and allows you to locate the bike equipment you need.
You’ll find at least 10 products of regional origin at the breakfast buffet. In the afternoon, light meals, specifically adapted for bikers, are on offer. (not provided in apartments)
Your host offers laundry service to wash your biking clothes.
Supervision & Guiding
- Equipment Rentals
High-quality rental bikes are at your disposal and can be arranged, upon request, for the following day. You can borrow GPS devices, helmets, and water bottles—and our Mountain Biker – Freerider specialists even offer protective equipment.
- Competent Hosts & Bike Schools
Bike tours are led by a qualified bike guide or an associated cycling school. Most of the hosts are themselves qualified bike guides and lead bike tours personally up to twice a week. Bike tours start either directly at the hotel or in the immediate vicinity.
- Tour Information
There are weekly information evenings and detailed written descriptions of the guided tours.
- Route Maps & GPS
A wide selection of touring maps designed for professionals, including teh associated GPS data, is at your disposal. Your host supports GPS uploads. In many hotels, you can even upload directly from a computer made available for this purposte or from the hotel website.
- Food Tour
Your host provides energy and sports bars for the tours and a packed lunch upon request.
- Return Transport Service
Your host offers a return transport service.
- Shuttle Service
Our Mountain Biker – Freerider specialists make a shuttle service available to you.