Lodgings That Enhance Your Discoveries
You’ll stay at many of the same lodgings as our
VBT accommodations are discoveries in themselves, with an ambiance that embodies the nature and spirit of your destination. Most of the inns and hotels we choose are owned by families with deep roots in their communities, making your stay more personable and authentic. You’ll enjoy modern amenities, too—swimming pools, relaxing spas, and cozy cocktail lounges.
Designed exclusively for VBT travelers, this private, 12-cabin barge is climate controlled throughout and features a dining room, a lounge with bar, and sun deck. You’ll travel with a bilingual crew of four, two Trip Leaders, and a professional chef who uses fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Your cabin has a private bathroom with shower.
Offered on Heart of Europe: Bike & Barge
Hotel Villa Beccaris
This enchanting 18th-century villa is perched upon a stunning hilltop offering magnificent views of Monforte d’Alba and the vineyards of Langhe. Each guest room is elegantly adorned with period furnishings, beautiful frescoed ceilings, and modern bathrooms. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. A stroll along cobbled streets to the city’s castle begins just outside your door.
Offered on Cycling Piedmont: Into Italy’s Slow Food
Casa Real Hotel
Nestled in a century-old, 120-acre park, this Pompeian-style estate house is just 45 minutes from Santiago has only 16-rooms. The park is home to the second-tallest bougainvillea in the world, as well as many lovely gardens and paths for tranquil walks. The hacienda’s exquisite chapel was restored by a craftsman who worked on the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel.
Offered on Chile’s Coastal Vistas & Vineyards