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Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours

South St. Seaport, Pier 17, New York City, NY 10038 (Financial District)
917-440-9094
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Ranked #150 of 512 activities in New York City
Type: Tours
Owner description: Bike over the Brooklyn Bridge and enjoy the Manhattan Skyline from across the East River! Ride the bike-friendly Greenway along the waterfront to view... more » Owner description: Bike over the Brooklyn Bridge and enjoy the Manhattan Skyline from across the East River! Ride the bike-friendly Greenway along the waterfront to view the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the 9/11 Memorial Site, and the Intrepid Naval Air Museum. Continue from the Hudson River for a scenic ride through New York’s Central Park, then back to the South Street Seaport. « less
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Coffs harbour
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Wow cant tell you how we loved this attraction , and the staff , friendly , motivating and Accommodating . Went to ,across to end of the pylon , and back 1.5 hrs and I am not fit but took our time and enjoyed it so very much ...glad we did it , would do it again ...

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Rented a double surrey with my wife and 3 kids and tooled around Governors Island for an hour, well worth the price!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

We used Blazing Saddles in NYC back in May - there were 3 of us and we decided to go it alone without a guide. The map that the team gave us was explained by a lovely member of staff who made it really easy to understand. We took the tour over to Brooklyn and back along Manhattan Bridge and... More

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

We're happy to hear you were pleased with your overall experience. We do our best to make the process as fun, smooth, and easy as possible. Thank you for recommending our company - we really appreciate your feedback! -Sandra More

Erps-Kwerps, Belgium
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18 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

With the NY Pass we rented a bike to bike the Brooklyn Bridge! They have very good bikes! We had a comfortbike with a large saddle. It was super light and we could easily bike around. With much care they adjusted the size of the bike, so we were comfortable! Biking Brooklyn Bridge is a real top attraction! An absolute... More

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback - we really appreciate it! We're so glad you enjoyed your ride to Brooklyn and were pleased with our customer service. Please visit us again next time you are in town. -Sandra More

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Rented a 4-person bike/surrey and explored Governor's Island. The wait in line was long because they ran out. But the employees were nice and explained that right before a ferry leaves, everyone returns with their bikes so the line will speed up again. The surrey was easy to manage and we got into a random race with another group. An... More

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience on the Surrey! Sounds like you had a blast...Thank you for your patience while waiting for the Surreys to be returned. We hope to see you again next time you are in NYC! -Sandra More

South Windsor, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We rented the 4 person bike with the surrey on top- it was loads of fun. Only problem was our bell didn't work but we just yelled out to let people know we were coming. We went all over Governors Island and stopped where we wanted to. Would recommend renting to go around.

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

We really appreciate your feedback! We're glad you had a blast on the Surrey. Sorry about your bell - next time please let us know and we'd be happy to change your bell or switch out the bike if necessary. Thank you for taking the time to post a review. -Sandra More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We went for the guided tour and upon suggestion ended up renting bikes and doing the self guided tour. It was great... Our own pace and stopped when we wanted. Everyone at the shop was super nice, gave great directions and the bike were great! Would highly recommend!

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending our company! We're happy to hear you were 100% satisfied with your experience with our company. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the future. Sandra More

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My son and I rented bikes on a recent tour of New York using the New York Pass. Staff were very helpful and pleasant, and the good thing is that you get the bikes for 24 hours, so no worrying about time to get the bikes back same day. You get a good map and a lock. Good tip: if... More

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Sounds like you had a blast biking around NYC. We're delighted you were 100% satisfied with your experience and took full advantage of the 24-hour rental. We appreciate your feedback -Sandra More

Matamata, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My husband and I hired the bikes in Monterey and the young men their were very helpful. They showed us the bike trail and how long it would take. Also showed other areas to bike if we wished, They were thorough in checking the bikes and going through safety. Very enjoyable afternoon cycling the coast.

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review! We really appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the future. -Sandra More

West Windsor Township, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

My son and I rented from the 38th street location at 12th avenue. Rode on the Hudson River Greenway down around the battery and back. Boy was it gorgeous. The route was tricky at times due to construction but the Blazing Saddles staff had warned us ahead of time. With a reasonable map and reasonable sense (watch where the other... More

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for recommending our company! We're delighted to hear you were satisfied with every aspect of your experience. Sounds like you and your son had a blast! We really appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the future. -Sandra More

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