Costa Blanca Beach & Bike Holiday

Villajoyosa, Benidorm, Albir, Altea and Calpe

Summary

If a dedicated cycling holiday is out of reach for you this year, why not combine your Costa Blanca family beach holiday and enjoy a few days fully supported cycling package for the cyclist in the family? Whilst the family enjoys a morning around the hotel pool or beach, you can get on the road bike and sample some of the best cycle routes that the Costa Blanca has to offer and be back in time to join them for lunch or later afternoon.

We have included three of the best rides in the area for you to enjoy right from your hotel door; including bike hire and we've even included an experienced guide so you don't have to worry about anything. However, if you have specific requirements to match your level, we are happy to tailor this three days to suit your riding skill level.

We have included a selection of the best accommodation below that will cater for your every needs as a cyclist or family. However, if you have a particular hotel in mind, tell us and we will include the hotel of your family choice, subject to availability and price adjustments. Mollydoo has access to most of the hotels in the area and we will price match, subject to our price match conditions.

Our daily rides run most of the year and we can provide a pick up service from your hotel in Villajoyosa, Benidorm, Albir, Altea and Calpe. We can cater for every level of cyclist.

So, if you are planning your next family beach holiday to the Costa Blanca and one of you is a keen cyclist, why not enjoy one of our beach and bike holidays and get the best of both worlds?

Call us: 01989 477011
Price from
£320pp
*Price Includes:
  • Return Flights
  • 7 nights 4* half board accommodation
  • Airport to hotel private return transfers

*Above price is per person and is based on min 4 x people (2 Adults + 2 Children) includes Cycling Package for 1 adult

*Additional cyclist can be added subject to further charges

Information

Available Dates: All Year 

  • Level: Moderate - Challenging
  • Days Riding: 3
  • Duration: 4-4.5 Hrs
  • Total Distance: 241 Km
  • Altitude Gain: 4974 M
  • Maximum Group: N/A

Also Included

  • 3 x Guided tours
  • 3 x Days Pro Road bike hire
  • Free Cycling jersey (1 adult)
  • Transport to start of ride
  • Water and nutritional bars/gels

What's Not Included

  • Travel Insurance (can be purchased)
  • Cycling shoes and apparel
  • Flight hold luggage (can be purchased)
  • Meals outside of the hotel arrangements

Itinerary

Arrive/Transfer/Hotel

After a short 4o min transfer from Alicante airport, you will arrive at the your hotel. Depending on your arrival time you will be able to start enjoying the many benefits the hotel has to offer. Your first ride typically starts on a Monday, giving you time to settle into your hotel and enjoy family time!

Family Time!

Our rides take place every day so you can choose which 3 x days you want to ride. A good example would be Monday, Wednesday and Friday, this way it spreads the rides out across your week so your focus is your family holiday. The rides will be in the morning and you should get back early afternoon lunch time. This gives plenty of time to spend with the family as part of your beach & bike holiday.

Relax around the hotel pool, visit the beach and many attractions around the rea. This is your time and you decide what you want to do for the week, but if you would like some help on what to do, excursions or places to visit, we are here to help.

Don't forget, if you have a particular resort or hotel in mind, let us know and we can build the package with you in mind.

Your Choice of Accommodation

We can book almost any accommodation in the Costa Blanca region so if you have stayed there before and like a particular hotel, let us know and leave the rest to us.However, here is our recommended hotel that caters for the family plus the cyclist, its 4* and has amazing facilities. Please enquire for more details on accommodation. Click on the images to view each accommodation.

Welcome to Albir Playa Hotel & Spa in El Albir. The closest city to the hotel is Benidorm (5 km). Other cities: Alicante (50 km), Valencia (150 km). To make your stay more comfortable a reception, a lobby and an elevator are available. A playground and an entertainment program for children are available. The staff in this 5 storey hotel speaks English, French, German and Spanish.

The hotel features a fresh water swimming pool with a separate children's pool. Guests can unwind with a drink at the poolside bar. Distance from the hotel to: airport ALC (70 km) and train station (5 km). The hotel is within easy reach of bars and restaurants, bus stops and tourist information. For your entertainment the hotel features a TV lounge. Vehicles may be parked in the parking lot.
Amenities:
For convenience the following services are offered: room service, laundry service, a safe and ironing service. Internet access is provided at wifi-hotspots. This family friendly hotel offers a children's pool to ensure a comfortable stay for parents as well as young guests. Reception hours: 24h Service. The Hotel offers a conference room.
Meals:
The breakfast type is Buffet and it is provided from 08:00 - 10:00. Guests are welcome to enjoy their meals at the restaurant.
Sport and Leisure:
A variety of activities are provided by the hotel such as darts and billiards. Guests who wish to be active on holiday can enjoy activities such as exercise in the fitness room. Golfers have the opportunity to play at the nearest golf course which is 13 km from the hotel. Wellness and health facilities are offered where guests can relax in a sauna, in a relaxation room, at a thalasso, at a Turkish bath, during massages, in a solarium and at a spa.
Additional Information:
Additional fees may apply for certain facilities, amenities or activities.
FACILITIES

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bar
  • Childrens Pool
  • Pool
  • Gym
  • Indoor Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Playground
  • Restaurant
  • Safe
  • WIFI
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Air Conditioning*

* Some of the hotel facilities listed may require a fee that has to be paid at the hotel
** Air conditioning if listed as a facility may consist of a fan which has to be hired or A/C might be only available in common areas. Please check description for full details or contact us to get more info.
*** If parking is available it may be on site or off road parking and might be payable to the hotel and not included in the rate

Ride 1 : Amadorio , Aigues,Relleu

Distance: 83km / Elevation Gain: 1,567m

This is your first ride of the week and a chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the nearby resorts. his route offers relatively traffic free roads  with a dramatic landscaped view of the Puig Campaña and Aitana mountains.  This is truly and amazing ride that will provide you with some spectaular views, climbs and descents and not forgetting the opportunity to take a break and enjoy a coffee at  a typical Spanish bar in  Aigues or Rellue

Ride 2: Callosa , Coll Rates,Benissa

Distance: 83.5km / Elevation Gain: 1,780m

This routes takes in one of the area´s  mythical climbs, the Col De Rates, at 625 mtrs. This climb is often used during the Vuelta España (Tour of Spain ). The climbing starts in earnest  from the village of Bolulla at approx 20 km and peaks at almost 40 km, before descending to Parcent village on the eastern side.

Ride 3: Guadalest , Beniardá , Reservoir

Distance: 74.3km / Elevation Gain: 1,624

Ascending   to Guadalest  via a series of hairpin bends,  the old village and castle  perched on a rock is visible almost as soon as we leave the coast.  Guadalest a popular tourist  stop  makes it  the perfect place to stop for cafe. This  routes  also takes a small road passing across  the dam and around the reservoir in the valley below Guadalest.

Depart/Transfer/Airport

Depending on flight times you will be picked up from your hotel and transported to Alicante airport via a private transfer. We will confirm the time of pick up once flights are booked.

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Call us: 01989 477011