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Rutland Cycling Whitwell

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Good quality bikes

Hired 2 bikes for the day and really enjoyed our experience and felt the bikes were of good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cathyo2005
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LONDON
Cycle Hire

Hired a mountain bike for the day, good bike and reasonable priced. A cycle map was provided of the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Ian S
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Upminster, United Kingdom
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CLOSED CHRISTMAS DAY AND BOXING. OPEN NEW YEAR'S DAY! Hire a bike from our award-winning hire and sales centre at Whitwell, on Rutland Water's North Shore and enjoy up to 23 miles of traffic-free cycling. When you arrive, we’ll give you a map and...more
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Bull Brigg Lane | Whitwell Leisure Park, Whitwell, Oakham LE15 8BL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hired 2 bikes for the day and really enjoyed our experience and felt the bikes were of good quality. Jonty was very helpful when sorting us out. Great to be able to add gel saddle pads. Fabulous cycling around the water and good to know...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Hired a mountain bike for the day, good bike and reasonable priced. A cycle map was provided of the area. Would give 5 stars but they don’t provide a lock with the hire.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed our mid week bike ride round Rutland water; our bikes, which we hired from Rutland water cycle hire at Whitwell, were of a very high standard. The staff who arranged the hire were professional and helpful; it was a very quiet day and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Rutland_Cycling, Marketing Co-ordinator at Rutland Cycling Whitwell, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2019

Thank you so much for your review and we look forward to welcoming you back to Rutland Cycling again.

Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

We were looking at buying 2 bikes the salesman Stuart was great went through all the information we needed. Went various places to purchase & found the salesman rubbish so went back to see Stuart to purchase. Would recommend to anyone looking at purchasing or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rutland_Cycling, Marketing Co-ordinator at Rutland Cycling Whitwell, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

Thank you for your review and happy cycling!

Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

They couldn’t have done more to help us. My 7 year old had an accident and badly cut his hand whilst halfway around Rutland Water. We called the number they gave us, and within 10 minutes Stuart was with us, put the bikes in his...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rutland_Cycling, Marketing Co-ordinator at Rutland Cycling Whitwell, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and our staff are always on hand to help with any situation and will always go the extra mile to help our customers. We are so sorry that you ride was cut short by your...More

Reviewed December 24, 2018

quick easy service, bike was ready with no fuss. Staff showed everything you need to know and away you go. Definitely use again

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

My son and I hired bikes last minute as it was such a lovely day. The staff as always were friendly and helpful. I got a puncture half way round and they brought a new bike to me. Excellent service, would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Rutland_Cycling, Marketing Co-ordinator at Rutland Cycling Whitwell, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for your great review and good to hear you had a lovely day cycling around Rutland Water. We hope to see you back cycling with us again.

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

I wanted to get my family out on bikes while on holiday and Rutland offered a good advance booking deal with all the different bikes and ancillary kit that a family of 5 needed. We were able to defer our booking to a day with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

We hired a couple of bikes and brought 3 with us and cycled round the 23 mile route on a Sunday. We were a family of 5, with kids ranging from 14 to 20 years old. We started around 11.00 from Whitwell and went anticlockwise,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rutland_Cycling, Marketing Co-ordinator at Rutland Cycling Whitwell, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you for your review. A lovely family day out and great to hear you enjoyed your cycle around the water and we look forward to welcoming you all back again in the future.

Reviewed September 16, 2018

I've always wanted to cycle around Rutland Water and at long last that has been achieved. Four of us cycled the 17 mile loop and enjoyed it immensely. Plenty of places to stop off for refreshments and toilets. Cycle hire was easy and offered decent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rutland_Cycling, Marketing Co-ordinator at Rutland Cycling Whitwell, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are always looking at ways to improve the cycle route for our customers and there is only a small section of the route on the road. We work closely with Anglian Water to try and make improvements where possible...More

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