A FABULOUS 2018!
We’ve got a delightful and more spacious hall, that’s been entirely refurbished and is the ideal place to spend time together
A new bar that’s been completely redesigned and is ideal for meeting up in the evening to relax over a drink
A new, larger and more spacious restaurant that is above all, soundproofed and also has a comfortable private room, too
A new bicycle storeroom with a workshop entirely redesigned for mechanics and a tool counter available for everyone to use
And lots of emotions and surprises we’ve got just for you in 2018.
SPORT & FUN
... while mum and dad are out
Big news at the Hotel Dory&Suite for 2018.... sport and fun for the whole family for children from 6 to 12 years old.
An exciting weekly programme that will bring the whole family together:
•BIKE PARK RICCIONE... excursions in total safety with Paolo, a qualified FCI instructor. in 4,400 sq m of park dedicated to MTB and BMX. Pump track and green play area
• Bicycle hire for children
• “Small explorers, great discoveries" Trekking excursion in the Marano park
• Cycling along the Conca river: a cycle path that starts from the sea, with lots of greenery and wildlife, open all year round.
• Days full of fun with non-sports activities and a “baby sitter”
• Tasty snacks during the excursions, picnic in Vecciano, all accompanied by lots of wholesome fun..."you put on your helmet, we’ll see to everything else".
The programme includes 5 days of weekly activity on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9.00 am to 2.30 pm (until the return of the groups) to allow parents to be able to carry out the bike tours in total freedom.
Our collaborators, a guide and/or an entertainer will take care of your children.
1 CHILD UNDER 6 is FREE and children between 6 and 12 years old pay just 49.00 euro
BIKE & BOAT
…more than just bicycles !
A wonderful experience at sea.
Leaving on our bikes at 9.30 am for Pesaro!
After a short coffee break… “we will set sail” on board our motor vessel (with our bicycles) heading for a pleasant panoramic tour of the coast, passing in front of the enchanting Vallugola Bay… a spectacle of nature!
Sampling of typical “Romagna” food including piadina, sardines and white wine.
Return is scheduled around 2.30 pm
Programme for guests accompanying cyclists: Nordic walking in the morning all the way to Cattolica, boarding the Motor vessel to join the cyclists and return together!
Up to 50 bicycles can be embarked
BIKE & BOAT
… dinner on the boat at sunset
BIKE & FLY ...
…the beauty of Romagna as you have never seen it before
A really exclusive cycling trip
Arriving by bicycle in Torraccia (a town in San Marino).
Here we will board our light CESSNA plane. We will fly over Riccione, Mount San Bartolo with the Panoramic route, the Castle in Gradara, and the wonderful San Marino, for a truly unique experience.
The flight lasts about 30 minutes.
Return at lunchtime.
The Italian challenge !
An extraordinary event, a challenge for true cyclists that will afford an unforgettable experience like climbing the Stelvio at night and seeing the dawn 2758 metres asl.
You can climb the legendary Stelvio Pass on three different sides in just one day for a total of 130 km and a 4600 metre elevation gain! Equip yourselves well and train a lot because it really is worth a try! The scenery is breath-taking!
You can choose from two programmes the 11 day one with 7 nights in Riccione and 4 nights in Bormio, which includes 5 excursions along the Adriatic Coast on the most beautiful routes in our region, to train your legs, mind and soul for the triple Stelvio Alpine challenge; or a week’s stay with 4 nights in Bormio to face the great challenge right away and then spend 3 nights in Riccione relaxing and loosening up your leg muscles in the heat along the hills of our region.
You choose, and we will see to all the rest!
from 16 to 27 June
from 23 to 30 June
Walk, Eat, Breathe nature !
New itinerant events that include a walking tour, sleeping, and having dinner in a different place, surrounded by nature, in touch with history and traditions…
- Walking in the San Bartolo Nature Reserve 2 days 6 hours a day
We will walk immersed in the beauty of the San Bartolo Nature Reserve with breath-taking views of the sea among Broom trees and Mediterranean scrub. We will reach the heart of the town of Pesaro enveloped by these views, where we will spend the night.
We will return among vineyards, olive groves, and fields until we reach the Castle of Gradara, which will welcome us among its impressive walls.
- Inside traditions 3 days average level of fitness 6 hours a day
Walking in a land visiting the old hill top towns and discovering what the land offers step by step is the best way to discover its traditions; cooking the local products together is a double pleasure for the body and the soul!
Then from Romagna we will cross the border of the “Ancient Land of Freedom” (The Republic of San Marino) where we will spend the night after an interesting visit; from one of the best panoramic points we will see the Fortress of San Leo, the point of arrival on the following day.
SINGLES ON YOUR BICYCLES
Singles around the world… UNITE !
A special programme for a sport’s holiday for Singles to enjoy with many friends who share your passions.
We’ll pedal and walk in the morning, and then eat together.
Aperitifs, social dinners, dancing, and cooking with the courses we organize.
A special guide for bike trips and excursions.
from 14 to 21 April
from 9 to 16 June
SCOTT BICYCLE HIRE
...great performance !
40 new Scott Addict 10 bicycles: light and offering great performance, this is a top model to broaden your choice and satisfy even the most demanding cyclists.
Carbon fiber frame Addict MF
Carbon fiber fork Addict MF
Shimano Ultegra 22 speeds
Wheels Syncros RP2.0
Components Syncros carbon fiber/alluminium
Cassette: 11 - 32
Available in all sizes, from the smallest to the largest: 47-49-52-54-56-58-61 for just € 49.00 per day or € 219.00 per 6 days.
Additional day €35.00.
The washing of the bicycle is included in the rental price SPECIAL! - For Dory Hotel guests only € 209.00 per 6 days, additional day € 35.00.
CREATE YOUR… MADE TO MEASURE HOLIDAY
…the perfect holiday is the one you choose!
A BIKE TUTOR will be available to help you organize the “cycling holiday of your dreams” from booking to leaving: choose your favourite routes from the many available in our area, the tour destinations if you prefer an itinerant trip, and the à la carte excitement from our menu. A special guide and a van to support you will accompany you throughout the trip.
For those who are already familiar with our area and are looking for new routes to “explore”; ideal for those who are travelling in a group for the first time and who wish to create a personalised programme.
Tell us your requirements, your level of fitness, how much you want to cycle, and the daily elevation gain you wish to achieve, and we will prepare special programmes for you.
We’ve got a new group this year: the Bikeness philosophy wants to include those who are not quite as fit and help them discover our territory with routes that are a maximum of 30/40 km long…
TRAIN & BIKE
Every Wednesday, after a short train ride, we return along new routes, crossing parts of the Marche and Romagna regions…
ITINERANT CYCLING TOURS
Itinerant programmes of 2/3 days or more. Together we will cycle, eat and enjoy routes that are rich in excitement, an experience that is great to share. New tours for racing bikes, Mountain Bikes, and Cycling Tourism. Here are some of our suggestions.
- Journey through Tuscany 2 days expert relatively fit cyclists
Touching Tuscany by cycling through our land is possible!
Pedalling immersed in nature and staying in an isolated place to fully enjoy the feeling of being surrounded by woods of Beech and Oak trees interspersed by views of the Romagna Coast.
- The origins of the Renaissance 2 days Bikeness
Urbino, the cradle of the Renaissance and the birth town of Raffaello, will welcome us in prized central lodgings to provide the rest and food that we will require after a first day of cycling in this wonderful land, discovering its history and artistic and cultural treasures.
On the day we return, we will follow the ancient routes that connect this town with our land Romagna.