"Accueil Vélo" label

“Accueil Vélo” label

A punctured wheel? A loose saddle?

Don’t panic, the establishments with the “Accueil Vélo” label open their doors to help you!

Our Tourist Office labeled as a "Accueil Vélo

En France, plus de 5.000 établissements possèdent ce label, dont l’Office de Tourisme de Montpellier ! Depuis l’été 2019, dans le petit jardin derrière l’accueil de la place de la Comédie, vous trouverez:

  • un totem avec tous les outils nécessaires à la réparation de votre vélo.
  • un point d’eau pour remplir votre gourde.
  • Possibilité de nous confier votre batterie de VAE (vélo à assistance électrique), nous la rechargeons pour vous !

Mais ce n’est pas tout ! Ce label vous garantit aussi un accueil chaleureux et des conseils spécialement adaptés pour vous, adeptes du vélo.

Idées balades, météo, hébergement cyclo-friendly, et d’autres ! Alors, n’hésitez pas, vous et votre compagnon à deux roues êtes les bienvenus.

In France, more than 5,000 establishments have this label, including the Montpellier Tourist Office! Since summer 2019, in the small garden behind the reception of the Place de la Comédie, you will find:

  • a totem with all the tools you need to repair your bike.
  • a water point to fill your water bottle.
  • Possibility to entrust us with your battery of VAE (electrically assisted bicycle), we will recharge it for you!

But that’s not all! This label also guarantees you a warm welcome and advice specially adapted for you, cycling enthusiasts.

Ideas for rides, weather, cyclo-friendly accommodation, and more! So don’t hesitate, you and your two-wheeled companion are welcome.

The Tourist Information Office in Lattes, located at Espace Lattara, Avenue de Montpellier, was awarded the “Accueil Vélo” label in 2021

It offers many services as well as a warm welcome and advice specially adapted for you, cycling enthusiasts: ideas for trips, accommodation, certified bike hire or repairers, adapted services.

You will find in particular:

  • 2 bike parks less than 20 m away
  • Water point to refresh yourself or fill your water bottle
  • Public toilets nearby
  • A punctured wheel or minor damage?Loan of a repair kit: sets of keys, tyre levers, patches…
  • Need to grease, re-inflate your bike or recharge your electric bike? We have what you need on request! (lubricant, foot pump, multi-socket).

How to get to the cycle paths ? From the tourist Office

Find our recommended itineraries to reach the cycle paths from the Montpellier Tourist Office and from the Tourist Information Office in Lattes!

Renters and repairers With the "Accueil Vélo" label

The destination has many cycling and mountain bike service providers who will make your stay easier and help you discover its hidden treasures.

Discover Rêve de Vélo, Cycloloc , E-Bike Premium , Smile E-Bike

These 4 certified service providers offer :

  • bike rides and excursions (autonomous with GPS rental and/or guided by a professional guide) in the Languedoc for a day or half-day
  • a rental service: electric mountain bikes (VTTAE), mountain bikes, mountain bikes, e-bikes, road bikes, accessories (baby seats, children’s trailers…)…
  • a repair service on site or on the move: professional and qualified teams
  • a luggage transfer service (Rêve de vélo)
  • Smile-Ebike offers to guide you with its phone application to make everything easy.

Services with the "Accueil Vélo" label

Currently, in Montpellier and the surrounding area, several places will soon be awarded the accueil vélo label. The Compagnons de Maguelone will be involved!

These will allow you to discover the old salt marshes, the cathedral of Villeneuve or simply the beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean Sea!

Don’t hesitate to visit the newly labelled Château de Flaugergues!

Stays With the "Accueil Vélo" label

5 hotels in Montpellier itself allow you to store your bike safely and take a look at it to repair it for the night!

The Hôtel Ulysse, the Hôtel le Strasbourg and Best Western Hotelio Montpellier Sud, the Belaroia Campanile and the Belaroia Golden Tulip will be happy to welcome you, dear friends on two wheels.

A little further on, the bed and breakfast Le chai de Maguelone in Villeneuve-lès-Maguelone also offers this service.

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