Accueil Vélo (Cyclists Welcome)

“Accueil Velo” is a national accreditation scheme guaranteeing a high quality of welcome and services for cyclists using French cycle routes

There are nearly 6,000 Accueil Vélo (Cyclists Welcome) offers in France and this concerns :

  • Accommodation
  • Bike rental and repair companies
  • Restaurants
  • Tourist Offices
  • Tourist sites

Accueil Vélo, it’s the guarantee for the cyclist of :

  • Being within 5km of a cycle route
  • Having adapted equipment for cyclists: secured bicycle shelter, repair kit
  • Benefiting from a warm welcome (useful information and advice (routes, weather, etc…)
  • Having services adapted to cyclists: luggage transfert, washing and drying of linen, bicycle rental, bicycles washing…