Mountain bike holiday at the foot of the Sassolungo

Hotel Oswald**** is the perfect base for passionate cyclists wanting an active and adventurous holiday in the wilderness of the Dolomites, which has been granted UNESCO World Heritage Site status for its beauty and sensational scenery.

Hotel Oswald is nestled in the heart of Selva Val Gardena with an idyllic natural backdrop. Its central location near the Ciampinoi gondola lift, which can also transport bikes, also makes it the perfect base for bike tours in the world famous and sensational mountain bike paradise of the Val Gardena valley in the Dolomites.

Hotel Oswald

Good reaspms to Pick Hotel Oswald for your cycling holiday

  • We are bike experts and members of Mountain Bike Holidays
  • Two guided bike tours, six days a week
  • 1000 km network of tours, 30 well-rounded mountain bike routes with excellent signposting designed for various levels of ability
  • Chiesa Daniele is a certified bike guide who will guide and accompany you on exciting and varied tours through the Dolomites.
  • At least one guided tour per week includes a visit to the neighbouring region
  • Bike technique training
  • SELLARONDA HERO VAL GARDENA - DOLOMITI, the most difficult mountain bike race in the world, starts on our doorstep
Bike services at Hotel Oswald

Bike services at Hotel Oswald

  • Lockable bike storage room with CCTV
  • Bike trailer for long tours - 1x per week on request
  • Facilities for drying your cycling apparel in the bicycle storage room
  • Laundry service
  • Servicing area with tools
  • Bicycle racks in front of the building
  • Cleaning area
  • GPS advice and device hire, which incurs a fee: €7.00 per day, €30.00 per week
  • Weekly activities with themed tours and various performance levels
Hotel Oswald
  • Recovery service on the nearest road in the event of defects, incurs a fee
  • Partner service for difficult repairs: Scott Bike Rent & Test Center
  • Photo of the guided tours
  • Cycling information corner and in-house advice
  • Map of the tours and information
  • Service card with emergency numbers
  • Luggage room and showers available on the day of departure
  • Voucher for sports massage - Special offers for cyclists
  • Cable car that transports bicycles nearby
  • Daily Xenofit products included for a flat fee
  • Après-bike snack in the late afternoon

Member of Mountainbike Holidays

As a member of Mountain Bike Holidays, we are experts in your mountain bike holiday.

The hoteliers in the hand-picked and certified Mountain Bike Holidays hotels and regions constantly strive to meet the needs of their customers with new services and offerings. They guide their guests on daily tours and know that the expectations are as diverse as can be. The quality of the equipment and service for mountain bikers has made Mountain Bike Holidays Europe’s market leader since 1996. The annual review, which is certified by TÜV Austria, guarantees the high standard.

Member of Mountainbike Holidays

HERO Dolomites - the most difficult mountain bike race in the world

HERO Dolomites on 15 June 2019

2019 is a special year for the BMW HERO Dolomites race, as it celebrates its 10th anniversary. Celebrate with the organisers and experience this spectacular event while Hotel Oswald takes special care of you as you enjoy the race.

The BMW HERO Südtirol Dolomites is the world’s most difficult and spectacular mountain bike race. The only one of its kind, it is held on dirt tracks, single trails and on roads crossing the four valleys in the region: Val Gardena, Arabba, Alta Badia and Val di Fassa. Two unbelievable 86 km routes reaching an altitude of 4,500 m and one 60 km route reaching 3,400 m in elevation wow mountain bike fans from all over the world.

HERO Dolomites - the most difficult mountain bike race in the world

Weekly programme

Current weekly bike programme

DayGroup and timetableTour and remarkKmMax. altitudeLevel
Monday Beginner: from 09:00 to 13:00 Tecnical lesson - Beginner - eBike approx. 25-35   200 © Hotel Oswald
Uphill: from 09:00 to 16:00 Round the town - Uphill approx. 44  1.500 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Trail & Tour: from 09:00 to 16:00 Round the town - Trail and tour - eBike approx.44   400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Enduro from 08:30 to 17:00 Round the town  - Freeride Enduro - eBike Enduro approx.40   400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Tuesday Beginner: from 09:30 to 16:00 Gardena Ronda - Beginner - eBike approx. 35  400 - 700  © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Uphill: from 09:00 to 17:00 Unter den Geislern - Uphill aprox. 35   1.200  © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Trail & Tour: from 09:00 to 16:00 Unter den Geislern- Trail & Tour - eBike approx. 35  400  © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Special Tour: from 08:00 to 18:00 Cortina - Enduro (from begin of July to begin of September) approx. 50 400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Wednesday Beginner: from 08:30 to 17:00 Sella Ronda clockwise - Beginner - eBike approx. 57  400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Uphilll: from 08:30 to 17:00 Sella Ronda mini Hero -Uphill approx. 57   1.500 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Trail&Tour: from 08:30 to 17:00 Sellaronad clockwise- Trail & Tour - eBike approx. 57  400  © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Enduro: from 08:30 to 17:30 Sellaronda - Enduro

approx. 57

400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Thursday Uphill: from 08:30 to 17:00 Alta Badia Up Hill - Uphill approx. 42  1.800   © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Trail & Tour: from 08:30 to 17:00 Alta Badia- Trail and tour - eBike approx. 50 400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Enduro: from 08:30 to 17:00 Canazei Enduro - Enduro Freeride - eBike Enduro  approx. 50    400  © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Special Tour: from 8.30 to 18:00 Plose - Trail & Tour - eBike approx. 35 600 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Friday Beginner: from 10:00 to 16:00 Vallunga - Monte Pana - Beginner - eBike approx. 24  400  © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Trail & Tour: from 08:30 to 17:00 Queen Tour - Trail & Tour eBike approx. 33  400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Enduro: from 08:30 to 17:00 Queen Tour - Enduro -  eBike Enduro approx. 40 400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Saturday Beginner: from 08:30 to 17:00 Sella Ronda  clockwise- Beginner - eBike approx. 57  400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Uphill: from 08:30 to 17:00 Sella Ronda min Hero - Uphill approx. 57   1.500 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Trail & Tour: from 08:30 to 17:00

Sella Ronda clockwise - Trail & Tour - eBike

 approx. 57  400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Enduro: from 08:30 to 17:00

Sella Ronda - Freeride Enduro - eBike

approx. 57 400 © Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald© Hotel Oswald
Sunday Day off or private tours!

Bike offers

Unforgettable experiences in the Val Gardena mountains