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Uttlesford Tour de France near Harwood House Stansted B&B

Le Tour de France through EssexHarwood House Stansted B&B is continually reminded of how fortunate we are to be in such a beautiful and advantageous location. The close proximity to the airport allows us to provide travellers through Stansted a safe and convenient place to stay and park their car. The beautiful countryside offers picturesque locations for weddings and a place for those looking to escape the bustle of the city. The fabulous attractions that are found in the surrounding villages provide something for everyone to see and experience. And this year, Harwood House Stansted B&B is delighted to be located a stone’s throw away from the 3rd leg of the Le Tour de France.

Le Tour de France Route Through Essex

The exciting event will be passing through Uttlesford on Monday 7 July. Over 200 of the world’s best cyclist will be racing through the charming villages and rural landscape. They will enter Essex in the north and pass through Saffron Walden in the midst of the eight-day Saffron Walden Carnival. Unfortunately, the riders will not be able to enjoy the festivities, but guests visiting the area will have until 12 July to enjoy the carnival. As Le Tour de France travels south, they’ll peddle through Radwinter, Finchingfield, Bartholomew Green and Frenches Green and continue on past Braintree, Chelmsford, and Epping Forest as they make their way to London.

4 Star Stansted B&B with Parking and Fabulous Breakfasts

We are thrilled to be located near the 2014 Le Tour de France as it passes through Uttlesford and offer those visiting a 4-star B&B experience. Every day, chef and Co-Owner Ian carefully prepares delicious and locally-sourced breakfasts that are a favourite of those staying with us. Guests enjoy a relaxing meal at separate tables overlooking our beautifully maintained garden. No need to crowd around community tables often found at other B&Bs. Our 4-star accommodations are more akin to a boutique hotel and give our guests a delightfully unique B&B experience. Read about other unique attractions in the area in some of our past blog posts:

If you or a friend are looking for a B&B near Stansted with Parking during the Tour de France , we welcome you to contact us with any questions you might have.