Entry Options & Costs

Entry Options 2014:

Early Bird entry to the Alpine Challenge 2014 opens on Tuesday 1st October at 12 noon (BST). Early Bird entries must be paid for in full at registration.

More places will then be made available on Thursday 3rd October at 12 noon (BST).  These places can be paid for in full or in 3 equal instalments.

All rider packages, with the exception of Entry Only, include breakfast and dinner (excluding dinner on Stage 2).  Flights are not included.

All payments will be made at the Euro Price. All sterling prices are indicative.

For Team Entry click here.

L'Imperial Palace Hotel.  Exceptional 4-star luxury hotel with amazing lake views and easy access to the HotChillee start/finish village and old town. A beautiful setting, located on the north shore of Lake Annecy. The top tier package.

Option A1 - Double room, Single Occupancy.  £2079 / €2495

Option A2 - Double room or twin room for two riders sharing.  £1729 / €2075 each

Option A3 - Double room, sharing with non ride partner.  £2454 / €2945

3-star Hotel located near the heart of the pretty old town and 5 minutes walk from the lake and HotChillee start/finish village. These studios are spacious and offer excellent facilities with a small kichenette and desk area. 

Option B1 - Double room, Single Occupancy.  SOLD OUT

Option B2 - Twin Studio (double bed and single bed) sharing with another rider.  £1454 / €1745 each

Option B3 - Double room, sharing with non ride partner.  £1745 / €2095


3-star Hotel located close to the heart of the town center and 5 minutes walk from the HotChillee start/finish village, old town and lake.

Option C1 - Single room, Single Occupancy.  £1745 / €2095

Option C2 - Twin room (double bed and single bed) sharing with another rider.  SOLD OUT

Option C3 - Double room, sharing with non-riding partner.  £1995 / €2395


2-star Hotel in an exceptional location in the heart of the historic old town and within easy access to the HotChillee start/finish village and lake.

Option D1 - Single Room, Single Occupancy.  £1620 / €1945

Option D2 - Twin room sharing with another rider.  SOLD OUT

Option D3 - Double Room, sharing with non ride partner.  £1850 / €2220

Entry Only (i.e. no accommodation or airport/hotel transfers)

If you wish to organise your own accommodation and meals this package will suit you.  You will be responsible for arranging your airport transportation, accommodation, breakfast and evening meals.  The package does include the finale celebrations and BBQ presentation and dinner on Saturday evening.  £995 / €1195

Payment Options:

Payment in Full  - see above prices for each package

3 equal instalments – 1st instalment taken at entry, 2nd instalment due 1st January and 3rd instalment due 1st April (the 2nd and 3rd instalments will automatically be debited from your card details provided).

What is included:

  • Rolling road closures
  • Mechanics and technical support
  • Paramedic and ambulance support
  • Motorbike outriders and lead cars
  • Timing and rider race number
  • Professional support crew
  • Airport shuttle for rider, partner and bike (at set times).  For transfers times click here.
  • Digital photos and film
  • Event t-shirt for all riders

Sign On (3rd September 2014)

  • Transport from Geneva airport (bike included) at fixed times.
  • Accommodation (includes extra night at Sign On)

Prologue & Stage 1 (4th September 2014)

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch (during Stage)
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Accommodation

Stage 2 (5th September 2014)

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch (during Stage)
  • Evening at leisure - riders enjoy going out to enjoy the beautiful old town
  • Accommodation

Stage 3 (6th September 2014)

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch (during Stage)
  • Dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Finale Celebrations

Rest Day (7th September 2014)

  • Breakfast
  • Transport to Geneva Airport (bike included at fixed times)

What's NOT included:

  • Alcohol and soft drinks
  • Dinner after Stage 3 (evening at leisure)
  • Travel insurance
  • Flights
  • Strong legs

For information about entering a team in 2014 please email charlotte@hotchillee.com

Questions? Please read our FAQ



Latest News

Riding the Cape Rouleur: In the saddle in South Africa - Kevin Rushby, The Guardian

Monday 30th June 2014

At a pro-style cycling event near Cape Town, Kevin Rushby hopes closed roads and full support team will see him ride like one of the Tour de France stars.

Read More ...

HotChillee's LONDON-PARIS Stage Final Results

Monday 30th June 2014

Results of HotChillee's LONDON-PARIS 170km 2nd stage today from Calais to Amiens. Dean Downing wrestled the 36ONE pro yellow jersey from NFTO team mate Greg Mansell with a neat breakaway on his own. Conditions were pleasant whereas in the two previous years the second stage had become know as a monster because of the strong cross winds.

Read More ...


The Cape Rouleur

London to Paris 2015 - 25-28 June 2015