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Solway Cycle Hire

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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We hired bicycles for half a day to cycle to Maryport and back. The route along the cycle path is... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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We decided to hire the bikes after seeing a few people out on the bikes .WE booked for half a day... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
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Discover the stunning Solway coast by bike! Based in the idyllic village of Allonby, Solway Cycle hire is simply the best way to immerse yourself in the scenery and wildlife of the Solway coast. Our location just off the Hadrians way cycle path is...more
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East Sea Bank, Allonby CA15 6PT, England
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We hired bicycles for half a day to cycle to Maryport and back. The route along the cycle path is great. Andy is really friendly and helpful. The bikes are in excellent condition. Everything is very professional. We had our dog with us. The path...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

My husband (who never rides a bike usually) and I cycled from Allenby to Maryport along the excellent Hadrian’s cycle route. It was very windy which meant a difficult ride going and an easy one coming back. The bikes were great - comfortable and well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Judith E
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We decided to hire the bikes after seeing a few people out on the bikes .WE booked for half a day .Which was 9 till 1 pm or 1 pm till 5 pm or you book a full day ,£12 for half day or £20...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank becky47Sunderland
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We hired four bikes and rode along the coast line away from the road. The views were great and the terrain was mostly flat. Helmets and bike repair kits were provided and the owner was very polite and accomodating. Be sure to stop off at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Adventure1234
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We are all the way from New Zealand and we loved the service we recieved and the local knowledge from Andy at Solway Cycle Hire. He made my little one feel at ease about riding on the back of Dads bike and told us the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Great service and help. New bikes and a scenic and non technical ride along the coast. Thomas and Yvonne (RSA)

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Tjwswazi
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Hired bikes for half a day for two adults and two kids. The bikes were in perfect condition and owner was lovely. He provided lots of local information about where to cycle to. He took care to make sure the bikes were suited to each...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank VincentElinorHen
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Myself my partner and our 3 year old visited Solway Cycle Hire to take our 3 year old on his first family bike ride. I contacted Andy from Solway Cycle Hire and he could not have been more helpful in arranging everything. The standard of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sarah Lucy F
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended cycle hire. Andy was extremely helpful with checking the height of the seats for us and making sure the cycle helmets fitted all of us. He gave us some ideas of where to cycle to etc. Very friendly. The bikes are excellent and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Vixstar33
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Andy was very helpful with providing the right bikes for us for our Saturday morning bike ride (I am rather short so Andy adjusted the bikes accordingly). He provided us with a bag with locks, a map and first aid kit and gave information on...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank 486daminim
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Response from CarAndB | Property representative |
Yes open via telephone booking all year.