The Domestique lifestyle: It’s cycling jerseys and shift dresses. It’s nutrition bars and hand-pulled espresso sweetened with local milk and honey. It’s absolutely unforgettable adventures, and it’s relaxation at its finest. This approach to life says you can have it all—can sweat it out and attend a perfect wine-paired dinner prepared by some of the best chefs in the business, all in the same day. Nourish your mind, body and soul in the intimate Blue Ridge foothills. That’s the Hotel Domestique lifestyle.
You can truly Experience Domestique with one of these immersive camps, located in the charming city of Travelers Rest.
Ride with George
Ready to tackle hills like the pros? Our signature Ride with George camp will have you pushing yourself and feeling invigorated. This challenging camp is balanced with plenty of luxurious amenities for kicking back after the indelible ride. So go all out, then recover with a massage from one of our on-site massage therapists. After, you’ll join George and your riding partners for an elegant night of local, modern cuisine and handcrafted cocktails.
Led by women, for women, this exclusive camp is ideal for those who love personalized training, surpassing goals and epic cycling experiences. Perfect for single riders as well as groups, the Women’s Only camp caters to all skill levels: novice to seasoned. The bountiful foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains provide a breathtaking backdrop for your next adventure, and as always, the accommodations at Hotel Domestique—from housemade modern cuisine to refined rooms—are rejuvenating after a rigorous ride.
Learn top kitchen secrets from the best! This camp focuses on using seasonal ingredients and farm-fresh produce. Learn how to craft masterful meals with ingredients directly from the garden, discover the secrets behind Restaurant 17’s amazing bread, or—for the more adventurous—catch and prepare your own decadent fish dinner. Enhance your cooking skills with personalized coaching from one of the South’s most beloved culinarians, Executive Chef Greg McPhee, in a world-class kitchen. This camp covers a wide range of techniques and is perfect for a group of friends or solo.
Express Cycling Camp
Everyone needs to escape the everyday routineness of life now and then, sometimes even for a short break. If challenging your cycling game, enjoying fresh fare and meeting interesting new people sounds like your cup of tea, the Express Cycling Camp will fit the bill. Think craft beer, memorable meals under the stars, expert wine pairings, luxe accommodations and group rides in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. And who knows? You may find yourself a new riding partner (or several).
Beginner Cycling Camp
This two-day camp is perfect for the beginner rider who wants to delve into the wide world of cycling in an approachable environment. From correct bike fit to gear/apparel selections to clip-in techniques, this informative camp will help you feel relaxed in the saddle—from your first group ride to your 200th.