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Biking by the canal

I recommend this place! The bikes were in perfect condition and they also gave us helmets, a map... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Houston, Texas
via mobile
Great service and good bikes, perfect way to see Loch Ness from Inverness

We borrowed bikes from Inverness bike hire, and had a great experience. The ladies in the shop were... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
shweta s
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we specialise in all types of mountain and hybrid bikes suited to all degrees of riding proficiency. we are situated in the Caledonian Gift shop beside the clock tower and infront of the tourist information centre right in the centre of the city.we...more
12 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
+44 1463 710664
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I recommend this place! The bikes were in perfect condition and they also gave us helmets, a map with all the bike routes and good recommendations on which routes to follow and places to visit. We enjoyed our ride very much and will use Inverness...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Fun ride to loch ness, easy to follow directions on how to get there. Not a hard ride at all. Bikes were decent, although mine was a bit too small.

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 9 June 2018

DO NOT use this business to have your bike repaired!! They will arbitrary add £££ to their price "estimates" based on NOTHING but their greedy desire to separate you from your hard-earned cash. I had an estimate for £80 turn into £150 because I had...More

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highlandspirit, Manager at Inverness Bike Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

We do not offer any servicing, maintenance or bike sales. we would be happy to rent you a bike.

Reviewed 20 May 2018

We borrowed bikes from Inverness bike hire, and had a great experience. The ladies in the shop were friendly and helpful. We had a number of maps which helped us guide us. We decided to cycle to Loch Ness and the route given was great...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I hired bikes from the Inverness bike hire after reading great reviews online. They definitely exceeded our already high expectations. The bikes were great and very well maintained, much better than any bikes we've previously hired. However it is their service that...More

1  Thank Ofaq
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

They all recommended me to rent the bicycle in "Inverness bike hire" so I went there. The prices were accessible and the owner, Martin, seemed like a teacher. Together with his employee they were very kind and told me how to take advantage of the...More

Thank Alexis F
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We rented two bicycles for the day and rode up and down the Caldonian Canal tow paths. Inverness Bike Hire was very friendly and knowledgeable, giving us recommendations on various cycle paths.

Thank racheldeckert
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful - kind staff, excellent bike, incredibly well-marked trail. And a gorgeous Scottish day to boot! Thanks!

Thank Madeline A
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Stop reading reviews and go to this place to get a bike. Honestly they're the best. Excellent service, great quality bikes, advise on where to go tailored to your wishes & level and most important of all: very kind, fun, easygoing, talkative people. They're the...More

1  Thank Paulien_G06
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We rented bikes for the day and the owner of the shop spent quite some time with us. Not only did he explain the different bike tours. He also pointed out some other interesting things to do and see while we were in the area....More

Thank meyrjem
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8 March 2015|
Response from highlandspirit | Property representative |
the weather in the highlands is always unpredictable but late september is usually great and early October is also good but after that it can get very cold and windy.