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We first used Devon Cycle hire in 2018 and were so impressed with the quality of bikes,friendly... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2019
EmVi01
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Being a regular visitor to the area I’ve hired bikes before but not been happy with the quality... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
Habbs69
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We specialise in family cycle hire, providing quality bikes, friendly service and helpful advice. We're really passionate about all things bike and we want to pass on our love of cycling to you. At our centre we have everything you need for the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Sourton Down, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 4HR, England
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Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

We first used Devon Cycle hire in 2018 and were so impressed with the quality of bikes,friendly owners and great cycle trail, that we travelled from Salcombe where we were staying, to hire from them again. The bikes are the best quality we have found...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank EmVi01
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Being a regular visitor to the area I’ve hired bikes before but not been happy with the quality. Only discovered Devon Cycle Hire this time even though it’s very close to The Manor House Hotel. Excellent service , nice bikes which are well maintained. Great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Habbs69
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Booked tandem for half day ride along Granite Way. Nice comfortable Claud Butler bike, adjusted to our heights. Short ride to Okehampton station, very pretty with hanging baskets and antique luggage. Great photo opportunities ! Ride to Lydford Gorge and back. Thoroughly recommend Devon Cycle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Simon D
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We arrived with no booking (on the bank holiday weekend) but they were very accommodating and helpful and “found” sufficient bikes and a dog pull cart. Perfect 4 hours of cycling for the family and lunch at Lydford. Very good solid bikes that are well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Unless you have your own bikes with you, this place is perfect for renting bikes for a day away from the beach. It is ideal as it backs onto the Granite Way, a traffic free pathway running for around 7 miles. You have to cross...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Hired 2 bikes and a tag along for a very apprehensive 5 year old - she loved it and wants to go again! Managed 16 miles on the granite trail and she peddled most of the way as bikes were so easy to use, great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dawnwms
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Great customer service, good quality cycles, situated on the granite way and more importantly they are spot in the middle - you could choose to go to either Okehampton or to Lydford. If you are on the granite way and need a quick bite or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank philipg2003
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Booked three bikes for my wife , ten year old son and me for our second visit . Great customer friendly on line booking service and super efficient service on arrival. I’ve used them twice and really impressed with friendly service , excellent modern bikes...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ian1066_12
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We rode the Granite Way on a cool day with mist and some drizzle but it didn't spoil our ride . The Granite Way is an off road old railway and pretty flat terrain and leads through some lovely countryside to Lydford at one end...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Holidaygirl1964
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful friendly professional customer service. I booked online the evening before. Very prompt reply. Turns out though that an E bike wasn't needed on the granite way. No fuss or quibble when I changed my mind. Excellent bikes Claude Butler for both myself and my...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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