Hotel Dory & Suite ****
THE FIRST HOTEL FOR CYCLISTS IN RICCIONE: HOTEL DORY
Dory bike experience …far more than just a bike holiday!
10 REASONS THAT MAKE US UNIQUE AND UNRIVALLED:
- The best routes for racing bikes, with new emotions and new challenges every year, our pride and joy.
- A highly experienced staff of 10 guides, all experts and in tip-top training… always close to you.
- An action-packed programme of events in Tuscany, Umbria and the Marche region.
- The tried-and-tested “Dolce vita” programme for bikes of all types: hybrids, trekking bikes, E-bikes and MTB.
- Onsite mechanic available every day.
- Italy’s biggest “Scott” road bike hire centre, with over 100 bikes.
- Exciting open-air picnic lunches at our family countryside house.
- Free transfers from Forlì, Ancona, Bologna and Rimini airports.
- A busy programme of activities for accompanying guests, with boat trips, cookery lessons, excursions, Nordic walking.
- Bike tour with tastings of typical products and lunch in a characteristic restaurant
“Lots of smiles and friendliness” every day!
Pump up your tyres, oil your chain, pack your cases and…. leave straight away! We’ll deal with all the rest…
FASHION & FEELING SUITE
Two large attics of about 50 m² magnificently interpret the script of an art film.
The Feeling Suite boasts bleached beams and adapts well to families thanks to separate rooms, decorated in shades of sky-blue.
The Fashion Suite seduces with white Mediterranean-style terraces, a large wardrobe, an open fireplace designed to arouse the senses and an open plan bathroom.
They also offer: 2 satellite TVs – tea & coffee maker – DVD/CD player – PlayStation – multichannel radio
They delight guests with rooms fitted out with designer materials and surfaces, beautifully combining comfort and innovation in 23 – 27 m². Warm parquet flooring, wood panelling, welcoming en-suites and soft lighting pamper guests when they relax and when they sleep, thanks to soft pillows and large beds.
They also offer: tea & coffee maker – DVD/CD player
Although smaller (15 – 19 m²), they have the same style and design as the junior suites and boast attractive details that make them unique and all different from one another. Optical design bedspreads and pillows with gold weave inspire happiness and niches and soft lighting favour relaxation.
Ideal for those looking for independence without foregoing all the services of the Hotel Dory, the Mini Flats are just 50 metres from the hotel. It is well worth trying the comfortable rooms (27 – 31 m²), large terraces and kitchenette, where guests can prepare their favourite snacks or meals.
They also offer: fully-fitted kitchenette – tea & coffee maker – DVD/CD player – terrace.
FOOD AND FUN
- 1 tasting of oil, wine and cheese on a farm for the “Cappuccino Light” and “Dolce vita” gro
- Farewell entertainment evening with photographs and prize draw
- Every week we have a barbecue at our country house with pizza, spaghetti, grilled meat, wine and desserts
- Traditional ”Romagna dinner” with tasting of typical local products, all homemade, and limoncino tasting session
- Lunch in a typical restaurant every Wednesday
- Super half-board with unlimited wine, draught soft drinks in the restaurant at dinner
- Aprés Bike Grand Buffet from 2 pm and 4 pm with starters, tasty hot dishes, bruschetta, pasta, salami, cheese, fresh salads, seasonal fruit and desserts
- Filled sandwiches, bananas and water for your cycle rides
- Welcome drink, and presentation of the itineraries and cycling groups by the Bike Manager, available daily if required
- Four culinary events in the hotel created by the chef every week
Free and exclusive services for all cyclists
Anyone who chooses the Hotel Dory, chooses the “all inclusive”, surprise-free formula. In fact, all the services indicated are FREE OF CHARGE and…. we keep our promises!
- Safe storeroom with video control for 150 bicycles
- Fully-equipped workshop and washing area
- Participation in 6 excursions with road bike with expert guide, up to 4 different cycling groups
- Participation in 6 guided itineraries for “Dolce vita” group with expert guide.
- A Yoga lesson every Wednesday
- Meeting with the guide every evening to talk about routes and curiosities
- Services of an in-house mechanic every day for small repairs or fine tuning
- 3 mini-bus for mechanical assistance available for the most demanding itineraries
- Replacement Scott bikes in the event of breakage of hired bicycles
- More than 50 detailed itineraries for road bikers and cycling tourists and 15 itineraries for MTB
- Laundry service for your technical gear (laundry net bag € 9.00)
- Shoe drying facilities in the event of rain
- Special agreement with specialized bike shops
EXCLUSIVE SERVICES AND FACILITIES FOR GUESTS ACCOMPANYING CYCLISTS
- 2 weekly Nordic Walking excursions ”Riccione” and ”The Castle of Agolanti” 3/4 hours – 7/8 km each.
- Transport service to the tasting of oil, wine and cheese on a farm
- 1 balsamic vinegar tasting session
- Transport service to the barbecue at our country house with pizza, spaghetti, grilled meat, wine and desserts
- 1 boat trip every week to Portoverde or Cattolica (from April to September)
- 1 cookery lesson on “Homemade pasta and Romagna piadina bread”
- 15 City bicycles for getting around the resort
- 15 Excel carbon poles available for Nordic Walking
- Internet point and wireless connection for your PC.
- An iMac in the hall of the hotel
STYLE FORMULA OFFERS MORE
- All the cafeteria service at the bar
- An attractive T-Shirt.
- A soft bathrobe.
- Guaranteed and reserved parking.
- Transfer service from Forlì, Ancona, Bologna and Rimini airports and from Riccione railway station (8 am – 10 pm).
- Admission to Riccione Municipal Swimming-Pool every day.
- One 20,00 Euro token to be spent at the cyclists` market (for stays of at least 5 days).
- Immediate assistance and bicycle recovery service in the event of falls or accidents.
The biggest “Scott” bicycle hire in Italy, with over 150 bikes, racing, hybrid, e-bike available in all sizes, from the smallest to the largest.
- Scott Addict Gravel 20
- Scott Addict 10 disc
- Scott Addict 10
- Scott Solace 10
- Scott CR 1 Pro Carbon
- Scott Sub Cross 40
- Scott E-scale 930
- Scott Cross eRide 20
- Scott Scale 920
- Scott Aspect 740
- Scott Aspect 940
And for you professionals it won’t be difficult to notice that Shimano really is the best… with us, if you choose a CR1 Pro it comes complete with SHIMANO ULTEGRA.
- AQUA Wellness Area a relaxation area with a swimming pool, 2 whirlpool tubs, aroma grotto, waterfalls, geysers, sauna, Turkish bath
- Nirvana Spa: a massage chair for the back and cervical vertebrae
- Wellness Towel
- Traditional massages, shiatsu massages and ayurvedic massages are available by reservation