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12/2/16: Room block secured at hotel. See below for what information we need from you

12/5/16 Seaview apartment only remaining

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Mallorca 2017 Training Camp and Vacation

Come join us for the third annual Tryon Bike Mallorca spring Training camp and vacation.

 

 

Everyone is welcome to join


Mallorca is one of the world's great cycling meccas and also very affordable.  We get to take advantage of a very strong US dollar right now.

Check it out here: http://www.seemallorca.com/

The island is both mountainous and flat, so you can vary your rides each day or get a bit of everything in one big day.

We are planning on leaving Rochester April 19, arriving April 20.  Stay for as little or as long as you like.  Les and Jocelyn will be there until May 5.

It is also a nice vacation spot for non-riders and significant others. There are lots of small villages to explore, and a nice beach right behind the hotel.  For the adventurous, you can also use this as a jumping off point to see other parts of Europe.

 

 

A cool event during the trip is the big gran fondo http://www.mallorca312.com/  Ride with 6,000 of your closest friends!

 

Our home base again this year will be the Ivory Playa hotel. http://www.hotelivory.com/en/   Very affordable rates and they offer a good deal on breakfast/dinner packages.  The rooms also have fully equipped kitchenettes.

Right across the street from Ivory Playa is a convenient spot to rent bikes or store your own if you want to bring your baby.  They provide 24 hour access to the bikes. www.bicimed.com

We can get a discounted rate if we book before December 21.  We will get 15% off Ivory Playa and 15% off rentals at Bicimed.

The hotel in Alcudia is quite far from the airport.  You can book a shuttle here: http://www.palma-airport-transfers.com/  Be warned, the shuttle may/will take a number of hours to get you to the hotel depending on the day/time you arrive. It stops at many hotels.  You can also take a taxi which will likely be about 100 or rent a car.  We've done both and prefer to rent a car. I'll share arrival dates and times with the group for people who want to share a taxi or rental car.

 

STEPS TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

1) Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to let me know if you are coming, and send me your travel itineraries so we can help connect people who may want to share airport transfers.

 

2) Hotel booking info. We have a room block for our group that will allow you to get the 15% discount. For the full dates of April 20-May 5, they have only the Plus Apartments Seaview available. They may have other room types if you are staying for a shorter time, but the block is for this type of room (we can check for other types, if you like, once you know your dates, but you should assume that this might be the only room type available - just let us know). 

 

Complete this form Room Form and return to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

The prices are below (for double occupancy, in Euros, including the discount:

 

 

07.04-28.04.

(April 7-28)

29.04-31.05

(April 29-May 31)

Plus apartment seaview

60,35

71,40

Plus apartment lakeview

47,60

57,80

Apartment pool/gardenview

47,60

57,80

Apartment streetside

39,10

46,75

Studio

37,40

40,80

  

3) Book your bicycle rental from Bicimed directly at www.bicimed.com and use discount code "rochester" to get the 15% discount.  The earlier you reserve your bike the better the selection will be.  If Bicimed does not have what you want there are many other places to rent, but we do not have a group discount with anyone else.

4) Book your shuttle or rental car directly.

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.  I will share arrival/departure information with the group to aid in ride sharing.

 

Thanks,

Les

 

 

Update 11/27/16: Highly recommend using "Google flights" to conduct your search. Play with the dates. Joc found a flight today from Toronto for under $550.

 

Update 11/25/16: Unedited photo album from past trips: https://goo.gl/photos/34JM2CLB7b19kxmx6