Cycling

Cycling

Road and Mountain biking….it’s all here for you

We are ideally placed for you to explore Dumfries and Galloway and within easy reach of Glentrool, Kirroughtree and Dalbeattie trails.

But for the cyclist who enjoys the quiet country roads and woodland then Dumfries and Galloway is the place for you.

  • Safe lockable storage for your bikes
  • 17 en suite quality rooms
  • Drying and washing facilities
  • Hose and bike clean down area
  • Real ales
  • Sky Sports / Public Bar
  • Artistas fine dining restaurant
  • The Bistro – casual dining at its best
  • Links to routes
  • Expert on site advice

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2 WEEKENDS FOR THOSE NEW TO ROAD CYCLING

GALLOWAY ROAD CYCLING WEEKENDS 2017

28/29 APRIL & 2/3 JUNE 2017

Starting cycling as a couple, want to join like minded cyclists ?

It really is more fun when you cycle as a group. Join hotel proprietor Chris Walker on a weekend of quiet back roads and stunning scenery. You can hire bikes or bring your own

This Dinner, bed and breakfast weekend is designed to bring like minded novice road cyclists together to ride up to 60 miles over the weekend.

Format – arrive Friday in your own time – drinks and canapés 6.30pm and a welcome from your host Chirs Walker

Dinner 7.15pm followed by coffee and next day route briefing in the meeting room.

SATURDAY – After a hearty breakfast we’ll depart at 10.15 for a 30 mile cycle taking in the quiet back roads to Castle Douglas where we’ll stop for coffee before heading towards the coast at Auchencairn where we’ll stop on a beach and meet up with the support vehicle for a packed lunch before we head back to Kirkcudbright.

Drinks and canapés at 6.30 followed by dinner at 7.15

SUNDAY – After a hearty breakfast we’ll depart for at 10.15 for a 20 mile cycle along the coast to Carrick calling at Cream O’Galloway for an ice cream or coffee before heading back into Kirkcudbright

Back to the hotel for Soup and sandwiches at 2pm

Depart

Total cost – £199 per person based on two sharing a twin or double – includes dinner, bed, breakfast and packed lunch. Bike hire will be extra – contact us to let us know your requirements. £249pp for a single room

 

SELF GUIDED CYCLING HOLIDAYS 2016

In conjuction with Robin Hogg of Galloway Cycling Holidays we are now offering 2 or 3 day self guided cycle tours of Galloway:

Package includes :

Pre tour briefing: with route explained by map including places of interest, detour options and any questions. Cycle fit for those who need to hire cycles. Hybrid cycles supplied – £15 per day.

Support service – cyclists will be given a card with Robin’s mobile phone number, should they have any problems. An extra charge would apply for client’s own bike, if GCH bikes, free of charge.

Pickups in bad weather can be arranged through Robin at an extra charge – this would reassure those cyclists who fear the Scottish weather!

Rates based on 2 persons, single rates also available by request.

Packed lunches can be provided by the hotel at an extra charge.

2 night stay £149 per person (sharing) bed & breakfast

3 night stay £199 per person (sharing) bed & breakfast

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Please enquire via reception@selkirkarmshotel.co.uk or telephone 01557 330402

External links

http://gallowaycycling.co.uk

http://www.7stanes.gov.uk

http://eat-sleep-ride.com

 

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