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From one gourmet feast to another, a Softies holiday is about the local area, amazing places to stay, gourmet food and long lunches.Read more
Now and then, we all need to spoil ourselves. So, for those times when only pure and unadulterated luxury will do, we created out exclusive Chateaux Escapes. These fairy-tale luxury cycling holidays in France take some of Cycling for Softies' favourite French chateaux hotels, add in some delectable Michelin-starred cuisine and top it all off with hazy days filled with idyllic cycling to create unforgettable romantic getaways. You'll also enjoy a champagne reception and elegant accommodation that showcases the quintessential French charm of these majestic residences.
Luxury cycling holiday in the Loire
Where better to get away from it all in a grand 15th-century fortress? On our Châteaux of the Loire tour, stay at the fabulous Château de Marcay. At this historic hotel, the rooms are filled with character – the low oak beams and cosy furnishings will make you feel a million miles away from everyday stresses – and dinner is prepared by a Michelin-starred chef. Adventure awaits when you venture outside your sumptuous accommodation on your cycling holiday in the Loire; highlights in the local area include the Chinon Vineyards and a range of medieval towns such as Tours or Amboise.
Luxury cycling holiday in Provence
If you're looking for that unmistakable French charm – not to mention luxury taken to a whole new level – you've found it with our Côtes du Rhône Vineyards cycling tour in Provence. At the five-star Crillon Le Brave, every detail of your stay is steeped in luxury – from the grandly appointed bedrooms to your Michelin-starred meal served on the terrace. There's also so much to do in Provence that you'll feel spoiled in more ways than one. Why not spend the day cycling to the attractive medieval towns of Saint Rémy and Les Baux, or take a leisurely stroll along the banks of the Rhone?
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