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Dr. J's Bicycle Shop

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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EPIC ride: A six-stars rating!!

We rented 2 road bikes (for husband & wife in the mid 50s) and 1 e-bike (for my friend who does not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Thuy T
Houston, Texas
Great customer Service - 6 stars please!

We rented bikes for three days here and found the owner to be a very nice guy who was eager to... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2017
Colleen R
West Seneca, New York
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Dr. J's Bicycle Shop in Solvang has the largest selection of bike rentals in the Santa Ynez Valley. Whether you are looking for a carbon road bike, a hybrid bike or a performance mountain bike, we have you covered. Only our store has a professional...more
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1693 Mission Dr, Suite A-102, Solvang, CA 93463-2635
+1 805-688-6263
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented 2 road bikes (for husband & wife in the mid 50s) and 1 e-bike (for my friend who does not ride regularly). The SHOP OWNER, Corey, is so nice. Our bikes were ready for us upon arrival. We have rented bikes from many...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

We rented bikes for three days here and found the owner to be a very nice guy who was eager to please. The rental prices were reasonable and the bikes were in good shape. AND they have electric bikes which for at least one of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Colleen R
Reviewed October 19, 2016

We chose Dr J's because of the reviews here on Tripadvisor. Wow, we were not disappointed. Our plan was to do a self guided tour but when we checked in they offered a private guided tour as it was low season and midweek. Scott was...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

I have rented bikes in several places around the world. This is my best experience by far. Individual service, thorough briefing and well maintained bikes all contributed to a great afternoon's biking from Solvang to Los Olivos. Oftentimes one ends up with lousy equipment -...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I rented performance carbon road bikes and hired a guide to tour us around Santa Ynez valley. Corey and Mike were very accommodating. They tailored a personal ride for us based on our skill level and goals, at a very fair price....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

I called the day before and spike to Mike he was super helpful. Advised me of the route I should take and what was on offer in the area. However on my arrival the next morning the guy opening the shop was not as friendly....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

While planning a visit to relatives in Lompoc, California my wife and I decided to find a bike shop to rent a couple road bikes rather than fly with ours. I located Dr. J's in Solvang. I called the shop and spoke to Cory. I...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Randy M
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

A few week ago a family member visiting from MI; an avid cyclist wanted to rent a high quality machine to enjoy the beautiful St Ynez paysage. He was outfitted with top notch equipment ( he brought his own pedals at the suggestion of the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

My husband and I took the most enjoyable biking- wine and chocolate tour. We would of never see all the wonderful things we did if we haven't join with Doug, our guide. We would highly recommend this tour to anyone!

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed April 19, 2016

Bicycle was ready and fit to me without waiting. Was given a map of the area, which is spectacular to ride. Staff is very knowledgeable. Length of visit is for the ride. Arrangements for ½ day ride are best made by calling the shop.

Date of experience: April 2016
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