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Cycle the Cape - Day Tour

14a Simon's Town Road, Fish Hoek 7975, South Africa
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Earning a Cake Break

We are from Canada and wanted a break from winter. We had cycled with Mark on the Garden Route 5... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
dplusbfitzpatrick
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Ontario, Canada
One month tour of the Western Cape

I returned to Cape Town for a month to mainly cycle with Mark, having felt totally safe in his... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
gsc257
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Epping, United Kingdom
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We have two self catering flatlets available at 245 Rand pp per night.Overlooking Fishhoek beach for beautiful day and night views, we are near to all the local restaurants and shops and also the train station for easy transport into Cape Town itself. Email us for further details!
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14a Simon's Town Road, Fish Hoek 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

We are from Canada and wanted a break from winter. We had cycled with Mark on the Garden Route 5 years earlier. This time we booked 8 days of cycling in the Western Cape along the Atlantic Ocean. To get started, we booked a few...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

I returned to Cape Town for a month to mainly cycle with Mark, having felt totally safe in his company and with the cycle routes we rode a few years back. Once again i was not disappointed and in fact we ended up cycling even...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

An amazing cycling experience through a magnificent part of South Africa. Along the garden route from Port Elizabeth to Moselbay, breathtaking natural wonders packed with adventure. Over the majestic Robson pass shrouded by a fine mist, on to visit an Ostrich farm near Oudtshoorn. Through...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2018

From Nuy via Franchhoek, Kleinmond and Simonstown, then the Cape Peninsula. The scenery, the hotels, the food! Mark and Brian were wonderful company and excellent ride hosts. Nothing too much trouble, great intinerary and excellent company. It made for one of my great cycling experiences....More

Thank Simon L
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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Wow!! I highly recommend this tour. We cycled through the most magnificent scenery - from wide open spaces, to mountain passes and beautiful sea. A real treat for the soul. The coffee and lunch stops were delicious with excellent accommodation each night. Mark makes the...More

Thank Shanel M
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

Had an incredibly seamless rental process from Mark, as he came highly recommended from a local shop in town. I was looking for a road bike to tour the beachfront and nearby mountains and couldn't be happier with my experience. Mark has very affordable prices...More

Thank Dominique S
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

Great day out with myself and two friends. Mark was really helpful before, during and after the trip. He gave advice on the route, and even gave us frozen water bottles (so they would be thawed for the route home). When we had some issues...More

Thank dmcv2011
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

Mark led us on a fantastic 80km tour around the cape peninsula. He was very mindful of the windy conditions and altered the route to make the ride more enjoyable but still challenging. He included plenty of stops along the course to catch our breath...More

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Reviewed November 13, 2017

Last week, my friend James and I had a wonderful 50km bike ride along the misty cliffs and Mark Lawson deserves all the credit. Brilliantly communicative from day 1, Mark couldn't have been more accommodating. The quality of the bikes was excellent (for the price)...More

Thank maxmac8
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

Two of us rented bikes from Mark for a ride around the beautiful Cape Town in November 2017. With Chapmans Peak Drive closed and a forest fire from the night before still raging, Mark very helpfully plotted an alternative route on a map for us....More

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Devpriya B
December 14, 2017|
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Response from CyclingMark | Property representative |
We don't supply kiddies bikes I'm afraid so unless you bring your own I'm afraid not.
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