Accueil Vélo

English description

ACCUEILVELO-logoAccueil Vélo (Cyclists Welcome) is a national mark guaranteeing a high quality of welcome and services for cyclists where you see the sign across France.

All those awarded the quality mark are located no more than 5km from an official cycle route and have to respect certain conditions:

→ Offering a warm welcome specially geared to cycling tourists via: a personalized welcome, information and advice (on cycling trails, weather, further Accueil Vélo services) and a special breakfast.

→ Offering services such as: luggage transfers, clothes washing and drying, rental of bikes and accessories, bike-cleaning.

→ Offering special facilitiesa secure shelter for bikes and repair kits.


We are sitiuated on the 'Boucle Layon-Aubance' - the route passes right by our front door.

  • The Layon-Aubance route (60 km): From Ponts-de-Cé to Chalonnes-sur-Loire via Brissac-Quincé and Thouarcé, this route winds its way through the vineyards of the Coteaux du Layon and Aubance regions. A great opportunity to explore villages built from the local shale or freestone, windmills, watermills and a host of other interesting buildings. At Brissac-Quincé, don’t miss the chance to visit France’s tallest castle, the Château de Brissac.