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Forest Leisure Cycling

| Village Centre, Burley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 4AB, England
+44 1425 403584
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Excellent bikes and service

What excellent service from Darren, we were interested in hiring two electric Cube bikes for the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mary M
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Chatham, United Kingdom
Beautiful day - try the electric bicycle!

My husband and I went early to rent bicycles. The staff were very friendly and knew their gear. I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Camnini
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Cycle Hire from a beautiful New Forest Village location with free parking! The perfect base for Cycling, one of the most popular New Forest activities! We are the acclaimed New Forest Cycle Hire, Cycle Sales and Cycle Repairs Centre, located in the unspoilt and beautiful village of Burley, in the heart of the New Forest and close to the trails. Our energetic and friendly trained staff are here to help you enjoy your cycling adventure, with rides for all ages and abilities.New Forest Electric Bike Hire. Open 7 days, All Year Round - Free Parking nearby.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
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| Village Centre, Burley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 4AB, England
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+44 1425 403584
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What excellent service from Darren, we were interested in hiring two electric Cube bikes for the afternoon , never used them before but with full guidance and brilliant informative local route leaflets we had the most amazing time. Well worth the money to hire and...More

Thank Mary M
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I went early to rent bicycles. The staff were very friendly and knew their gear. I don't cycle often and decided to try an electric bike for the first time. I thought it would be like a motorcycle, but it's not! You...More

Thank Camnini
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was lovely to cycle through the woods and had excellent advice and help from staff on where to go, as we haven’t been cycling for a whileMore

Thank Charlie J
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ForestLeisureCycling, Owner at Forest Leisure Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Charlie, Thank you for taking the time to give us a review, we massively appreciate it. It's great to hear that you had a good day out and were assisted enough to put you at ease. We hope you visit us again soon, Jon...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Forest Leisure Cycling provide an excellent service. Good quality bikes for hire, maps of local cycle routes, help in deciding which route was right for us. Good local knowledge about sections of route which may be closed etc.

Thank Jane M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have spent one week staying at Burley to cycle in the new forest. I bought my own bike with me but found the trails difficult(it is not Dutch flat!!). The forest leisure cycling team were absolutely amazing with advice on routes, direction and cycle...More

Thank maiasummer
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ForestLeisureCycling, Owner at Forest Leisure Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Maia, Firstly, thank you for taking the time to leave us this feedback. Some of the routes we recommend can be more challenging especially as the climbs increase the further you venture. The Electric bikes have been growing in popularity ever since we started...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived with our toddler and baby to hire a couple of bikes, trailer and baby seat. We didn’t find the staff particularly helpful, the helmets were in a bag on the floor and there was no guidance on getting one to fit our children...More

Thank Samanthahicks
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ForestLeisureCycling, Owner at Forest Leisure Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Samantha, We are very sorry that you didn't have the best time with us, as you can tell from our record of reviews this is very unusual. We do normally suggest that customers choose and fit the helmets themselves, our insurance would not cover...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband enjoys cycling so I decided it was a great idea to hire bikes with our 7 year old. Now I’m not a keen cyclist at all! So I hired the electric bike and it was the best decision ever!! So much fun. My...More

Thank Jakebrown
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ForestLeisureCycling, Public Relations Manager at Forest Leisure Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. The electric bikes truly are a revolution for seeing the forest- and we're glad to have facilitated your fun on one! Thank you also for complimenting our hard-working staff, we appreciate...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Friendly, helpful, efficient and the e-bikes we hired were perfect for the terrain, “old legs and gradients don’t mix!!!” Massively popular but despite the throng the staff worked quickly and kept smiling.More

Thank Terry M
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ForestLeisureCycling, Public Relations Manager at Forest Leisure Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Terry, Feedback like this is what keeps us smiling, many thanks for sharing your experience with us! No matter how great the throng we'll always give each group our full attention, and it's great to hear that the e-bikes were such a hit with...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great family day out admiring the views of the new forest. It was my first time back on a bike for a few years but absolutely worth it. We did the pink route which was very hilly and worked your thighs for...More

Thank Jeveritt01
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ForestLeisureCycling, Public Relations Manager at Forest Leisure Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Hi Jeveritt, It's always a privilege to hear a happy 'first time back on a bike' story, and we're honoured to have facilitated yours! Taking on the hills of the pink after a period out of the saddle is a real achievement too, that's by...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Outstanding service and simply could not be bettered. Realigned two wheels in a jiffy and transformed our weekend break in the New Forest. Fantastic attitude and a real credit to their company. Thank you.

Thank martinwoodpeckers
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ForestLeisureCycling, Public Relations Manager at Forest Leisure Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Hi Martin, Many thanks for publishing such lovely words! Our mechanics are unsung heroes, existing to transform weekend breaks for people like yourselves, and it's great of you to recognise their efforts. Hope to see you again, Oscar HR

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kellymb2018
23 April 2018|
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Response from ForestLeisureCycling | Property representative |
Hi, We rent electric bikes from Burley village centre, just visit our website for more info and to book. There are lots of bed and breakfast options in the village, we do have a list of accommodation on our website... More
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Hari V
10 March 2017|
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Response from ForestLeisureCycling | Property representative |
Hi Hari, The best way to organise it is to book the bikes through our website or just send an email with all of your requirements. Many thanks, Jon (owner)
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Mookaka
29 August 2016|
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Response from ForestLeisureCycling | Property representative |
Hi, We require one drivers license or bank card to be left with us as a deposit during the hire. Kind regards, Jon
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