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Black Sheep Bike Rental

900 Doolittle Dr, Suite 2B, San Leandro, CA 94577-1029
+1 866-647-4337
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Better Than the Rest—please read the fine print

I rented from this company for the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. The bike was in tip top shape... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
SunnyDays126
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Manchester, New Hampshire
Great service and a great bike - it's all you want.

Ordered online. Delivered to my hotel and collected 2 days later. Set up to my exact measurements... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2017
Cloud_Matt
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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Black Sheep Adventures (formerly UDC) offers pro-level carbon road bikes, aluminum road bikes, hybrids and mountain bikes for rent in the San Francisco Bay Area. We deliver to San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Palo Alto and to any other other city within 50 miles from our location near Oakland International Airport.
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900 Doolittle Dr, Suite 2B, San Leandro, CA 94577-1029
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Reviewed June 5, 2018

I rented from this company for the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. The bike was in tip top shape and allowed me to compete the triathlon with no problem. They were a pleasure to deal with. The other companies in the area wanted to hold $1,500.00...More

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Fred A, Owner at Black Sheep Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thanks SunnyDays126, we’re glad you enjoyed our service and thanks for the great review. Hope to see you again! Cheers, Fred

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Reviewed May 8, 2017

Ordered online. Delivered to my hotel and collected 2 days later. Set up to my exact measurements, including my choice of pedal (egg beaters), iPhone mount on the handlebars etc. Bike looked almost brand new, a state of the art Cannondale with disc brakes. Really...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2016

From the first contact to the last service was flawless. Arranging a bike for a week from Australia is tricky at the best of times. Website booking worked that well I wondered if it was a scam! Follow up terrific, bike arrived on time and...More

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Fred A, Owner at Black Sheep Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2016

Thanks for sharing your experience. We're glad you liked our service and hope to see you again.

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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

My wife arranged to hire a bike for me whilst we were in San Francisco. All set up exactly as requested and delivered all as arranged flawlessly. Bike was in great condition and worked 100% would recommend highly and re use again if in the...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

This was a great experience. The guys were helpful in finding a route for me to ride and the bike was beyond my expectations. They took care of everything, including showing me how to fold down seats in my rental car so the bike would...More

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Fred A, Owner at Black Sheep Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2016

Thanks for sharing, Cindy! We'll hope to see you again!

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Reviewed July 12, 2016

I love these guys for putting together amazing adventure tours. They do their homework on the local area and are always knowledgeable. Now I use them for all my cycling needs when in the Bay Area also. Great team and excellent service, thank you Blacksheep...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2016

I have hired road bikes in many cities and found UDC to be one of the most efficient options I've ever used. I found myself in San Francisco a day before the 4Th of July and they were very accommodating in dropping the bike off...More

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Fred A, Owner at Black Sheep Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2016

Thanks for the great review, Matt. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you again!

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Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Awesome company with awesome bikes to rent! Bike selection is great and the bike rentals can be customized for pedals, saddle, even Garmin mount. Best of all they keep your measurements on file, so the next time you rent there's no need to adjust again....More

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Fred A, Owner at Black Sheep Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2016

Thanks for sharing. We'll hope to see you again!

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Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I had to spend a few short days in the bay area for business and happened upon this small bike rental shop. They hooked me up with a great little full carbon and Ultegra Cannondale super six, which worked great for some bay area training...More

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Fred A, Owner at Black Sheep Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2016

Thanks, Erik. We welcome the opportunity to serve you again!

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Reviewed June 14, 2016

Having signed up for the Wildflower triathlon, I was looking to rent a road bike for the event. Wasn't too familiar with SF bike rental so did some basic research and narrowed down to 3 rental services. Right off the bat, Mike from UDC came...More

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