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Bay City Bike Rentals and Tours

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Address: 501 Bay Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
Phone Number: +1 415-346-2453
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
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Description: Bay City Bike, a 15 year veteran in the bike rental & tour industry, is...
Bay City Bike, a 15 year veteran in the bike rental & tour industry, is the only authentic San Francisco Bike Rental and Tour Company with local expertise. Self-Guided, Daily Guided & Customized Group Tours! We feature a fleet of 1,000+ bicycles; from standard Comfort Hybrids, Performance Bikes & Tandems to Electric, Kids & Road Bikes, we give you the option to experience SF like a true native. Indulge in the road less traveled and the exciting "underground" routes through this spectacular city as you partake in a Self-Guided or Daily Guided Tour. 4 Prime Locations in the Fisherman’s Wharf!
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We hired 2 tandems and thoroughly enjoyed our 3hr trip. The highlight was of course cycling the Golden Gate Bridge especially as we got to see a dolphin midway across, but we got... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We hired 2 tandems and thoroughly enjoyed our 3hr trip. The highlight was of course cycling the Golden Gate Bridge especially as we got to see a dolphin midway across, but we got to see a lot of San Francisco too. Our guide David was lovely, helpful and great fun.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Our family rented from the Taylor St location and we were pleased with the service. The fellow who waited on us was very patient and encouraging with this old gal who hadn't been on a bike outside of the stationary variety at the gym in many years. We did the self guided ride over the GG bridge and ride back... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This place is horrible. They told us they would close at 8pm and we showed up at 7:30 and it was already closed!!! We called to only to hear a voice message saying we had to stay with the bikes all night ! We had no way of getting to our hostel and no way of getting all of the... More 

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BayCityBike, Front Office Manager at Bay City Bike Rentals and Tours, responded to this review

Hi There, We are truly sorry you had a poor experience with Bay Cty Bike. Our trained customer service staff instructs every customer during your map run through that while some locations and our office do close around 7:30, we have a late drop location in Fisherman's Wharf (2661 Taylor Street) that is open until 9pm for you to return... More 

Philadelphia, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We rented bikes for a self-guided trip from Fisherman's Wharf across the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito. The bikes we got were in very good condition and appeared to be well maintained. The check out and return processes were both very easy. The rental period was for 24 hours so we were told that we could either return the bikes... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

they advertised it as a group tour...but when I didn't keep up with the group the tour guide just left me behind.... I continued the tour on my own from the golden gate bridge to Sausalito! Not really impressed...

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Moreno Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Staff was very helpful and patient. They provided me and my three friends all the information we needed to make a decision on which bikes to rent. We ended up renting the electric bikes for all day which we found out we could keep over night until the next day which sweetened the deal. Definitely renting here again next time... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

I really liked thw fact that you can rent the bike for 24 hours. It came in pretty handy given that I was staying at Berkeley.

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

We had Robert as our tour guide who was excellent. The bike ride takes you along the seafront with 2 minor hills which are short and doable. There is no need to upgrade to the electric bikes for these and there is certainly no pressure to race up them and can walk and push the bikes the short distance if... More 

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BayCityBike, Guest Relations Manager at Bay City Bike Rentals and Tours, responded to this review

Hi There! Thank you for choosing Bay City Bike! We are so happy to hear that you had a wonderful time with us. Please send us an email and let us know next time you are in town and we will get you set up on another tour with Robert! We hope you will share your photos with us on... More 

Vancouver, British Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Great bikes, great service, very helpful staff. Had more than one location to return bikes, and gave us ferry options if return trip was too difficult. Made us want to bike as a family more!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

We had a great time riding the bikes which were very comfortable. Would highly recommend renting a bike from Bay city bike. The location of the store was a bit far from the actual bicycle lane but other from that it was great.

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