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“great help from staff, great ride, great Mount Vernon visit, great boat ride”
Review of Bike and Roll DC

Bike and Roll DC
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Bike and Segway tours now featuring E-Bikes! Bike rentals for the entire family. Great tours, great value. Our tours are led by fun and knowledgeable guides sharing historical and unique facts about the monuments and memorials on and around the National Mall. Half Day tours offered daily and in the evenings (seasonal). Our rentals give you the ultimate flexibility; go out for two hours or all day, rentals include: helmet, lock, and map. Open weather permitting, mid-March to mid-December. It'll be your best day in DC - check out what travelers are saying about us in our reviews!
Useful Information: Stroller parking, Activities for older children, Activities for young children
Reviewed July 27, 2012

We really enjoyed the alexandria-mount vernon trip, biking out one way, touring mount vernon, riding a boat back along Potomac. The staff helped us adjust our plans when we were rained out one day, and the whole experience was great for both the adults and kid. The tandem bike was great for our 7-year-old. Mount Vernon itself was even more interesting than we had anticipated. They had a great activity for kids, a variety of indoor and outdoor exhibits and movies, a stunning location, nice and knowledgeable staff, and overall a great program.

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank jenjFL
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Reviewed July 26, 2012

We had a family reunion this summer in D.C. and decided to rent bikes to tour the Monuments. We had children, teens and adults and had a wonderful time together exploring the treasures of Washington. The bikes helped us to get from one site to another in a quicker time and we had no trouble navigating among the pedestrians. Bike and Roll made sure everyone had the right bike and equipment. We experienced no problems. Touring on the bikes was one of the best things we did in Washington.

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Linda C
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Reviewed July 26, 2012

I recently spent a weekend in Washington with a friend, and after a long day of walking on Saturday, we decided to rent bikes on Sunday. We chose Bike and Roll because of their convenient location just outside of Federal Triangle Metro Station and their close proximity to the National Mall.

The staff were professional, polite, and helpful. The bikes were great too. I recommend spending the extra dollar an hour for the Comfort Hybrid, the gears make a huge difference and the seat was very comfortable. The rental included a lock for each bike and an air pump for the tires.

I highly recommend Bike and Roll Washington DC for great value, friendly staff, and the best way to stay cool and fight fatigue on a long day of sightseeing.

Thank JWUTA2014
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Reviewed July 26, 2012

We went on the Segway tour which covered all of the major sites ....Capitol, Mall, White House, Lincoln Memorial, MLK Memorial. I must admit this was our first time on a Segway, and while the sightseeing was great the best part of the tour was cruising around on the Segway. You are able to cover so much ground. They are very easy to use and I'd encourage anyone interested to give it a go. Our guide provided just the right amount of information, was friendly and helpful. As their office is located near the old post office, I'd recommend taking the lift upto the bell tower to enjoy the great view over DC, and it's free! The staff can point you in the right direction.

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank WJT78
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Reviewed July 25, 2012

I loved this service. They' located right at Union Station. I got off the train from New York. Grabbed one of their bikes and rode to The White House. So easy! They had everything I needed, helmet, pump, lock. Great staff and they are connected to a bike shop and indoor bike rack security system. Worth going to see if you are an urban planner or a bike advocate!

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Catskillstream
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