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Blazing Saddles

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Bike over the Brooklyn Bridge and enjoy the Manhattan Skyline from across the East River! Ride the bike-friendly Greenway along the waterfront to view the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the 9/11 Memorial Site, and the Intrepid Naval Air Museum...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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New York City, NY 10038-2108
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented the hybrid bikes. They were excellent and well kept. Rental point at Pier 17, a very nice area and then choose where to go. We did the Williamsburg Bridge to Brooklyn and via Dumbo back via Brooklyn Bridge. We enjoyed it very much.

Thank TravelMariska
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short $3 ferry ride from Manhattan we arrived on Governor Island and although City Bikes are available the choice at Blazing Saddles was amazing and more importantly the staff were very helpful, friendly and a pleasure to meet. Hire cost was very reasonable and...More

Thank glenjohngriffin
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the first ferry to Governor's Island and took advantage of the free 2 hour bike hire offer from Blazing Saddles to cycle around this fascinating island. If we hadn't already made plans for the rest of the day we would have very happily...More

Thank SFee66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from Long Island we usually bring our own bikes in. Occasionally we like to avoid the hassle of parking in the city and rent locally. We took advantage of booking online to save 20%. The full day rental is worth it if you are...More

Thank Tjbrown54
Blazing S, Manager at Blazing Saddles, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're sorry the pricing was not explained clearly enough. We're glad you took advantage of our online booking and enjoyed our friendly customer service. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the future. -Israa

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I rented an electric bike and biked the Brooklyn Bridge to Brooklyn and then back the Manhattan Bridge! It was the best experience ever! The staff at Blazing Saddles was so helpful, bikes brand new! Highly recommend.More

1  Thank Travis B
Blazing S, Manager at Blazing Saddles, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're delighted to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your experience. We take a lot of pride in our customer service, so it's always great to receive positive feedback like yours. We're glad to hear you felt 100% satisfied with our equipment, staff, and customer service. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Blazing Saddles was great to to rent from! Our group had a change in plans, so we had to change our reservation from 9 people to 3 and even though it was past the 24hr cut off, they still refunded me my money back for...More

1  Thank DUEY H
Blazing S, Manager at Blazing Saddles, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy to hear you were pleased with your overall experience. We do our best to make the process as fun, smooth, and easy as possible. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the future! -Israa

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a day that was!! We loved it. We hired a E bike and a performance hybrid both in perfect condition. We had great fun. Bikes made no issues. If you in NY hire bikes at Pier 17 blazing bikes and enjoy. Thank to the...More

1  Thank Thomas K
Blazing S, Manager at Blazing Saddles, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy to hear you were pleased with your overall experience. We're delighted you had an awesome day out on our bike and enjoyed the service provided by our staff. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the future! -Israa

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Governors Island on Friday August 24 with a couple friends. We came to the Island to ride bikes and so we rented from Blazing Saddles for one hour. It was free between 10 and 12. My friends and I had a great...More

Thank Tourist656313
Blazing S, Manager at Blazing Saddles, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback! It's great to hear you enjoyed your experience on Governor's Island. Customer service is very important to us, so it's wonderful to read reviews like yours. We look forward to seeing you again! -Israa

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It sounds like such a fun experience: rent a surrey bike and cruise around Governors Island. It was indeed fun to rent the bike (although the seat was crooked and slanted which made it really hard to ride comfortably). However, I will not do it...More

Thank Diana T
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We rented five bikes and cyclus around on our own with our three teenagers. Had a wonderful time! We cyclus all the way up to columbia university. Back down throughout central park, upper west side (watch out for traffic). Down the side of the hudson,...More

Thank hannakluiters
Blazing S, Manager at Blazing Saddles, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Sounds like you had an awesome biking adventure in the city. Please visit us again next time you are in town! -Israa

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Daniel H
November 14, 2016|
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Response from Daniel C | Reviewed this property |
HI I don't really know because it was the other person in my group that use his credit card, but I did not hear any complain that the bike company kept or charge more than it should be.
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Daniel H
November 14, 2016|
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Response from blazingsaddlesteam | Property representative |
First off, thank you for biking with us! We hope you had a fun ride! The deposit you refer to is not actually a charge but a credit card authorization. It is released by the cardholder’s bank when the equipment is returned... More
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