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Address: 1470 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4512
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+1 239-472-5248
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With over 25 miles of shaded bike trails, the best way to see the natural...

With over 25 miles of shaded bike trails, the best way to see the natural beauty of Sanibel and Captiva Islands is on a bike. Billy’s rentals have been providing island style transportation to visitors and locals of Sanibel and Captiva for over 15 years. With a wide variety of adult and children's bicycles to choose from, as well as beach wheelchairs, beach umbrellas & sand chairs, scooters, two or four passenger surreys, Billy’s Rentals is your one stop island transportation and recreation headquarters. You’re on island time now so slow down and enjoy the sights of America’s most beautiful barrier island on the seat of a bike from Billy’s Rentals. Billy's has two Periwinkle Way locations, delivery available for multiple day rentals or order online and save 5%.

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Bike rental

We were in Sanibel island Fl. and had taken our own bikes to ride. We needed adjustments to our bikes and we stopped by for assistance. How thankful we are to Billy because he... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Ron B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in Sanibel island Fl. and had taken our own bikes to ride. We needed adjustments to our bikes and we stopped by for assistance. How thankful we are to Billy because he adjusted everything we needed. I also had a car battery that was dead (after leaving ignition on all night) and asked if I could borrow some... More 

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Thank Ron B
Colorado Springs, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

There is a big variety of bikes to choose from. The bikes are in good shape and prices are fair. The employees are friendly and helpful.

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Thank SmoothJazz47
Zieglersville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here is very efficient and helpful. There is a nice selection of bikes and all other manpowered wheeled transportation including wheelchairs that are designed for the beach. They provide maps to help you navigate around by bike, which is a very popular thing to do on Sanibel. It is very bike friendly on this island. You can bike... More 

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Long Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I rely on Billy's Bike shop to take care of my bike needs whether it be topping off the air in my tires, adjusting my bike's computer, readjusting the bike seat or buying a new bike basket. Recently when I stopped by to have my computer checked, Preston noticed that my cables to the gears were worn through--no wonder I... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During a visit to Naples, my family wanted to go bike riding and we discovered the bike paths on Sanibel. Billy's had good reviews and so we went. Since our visit was during the high season, reservations would not be taken over the phone, but when we arrived bikes were available. Don't fret if the check-in process seems a bit... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called two separate times to rent scooters. Both time we were told we did not need a reservation for our party of 8. They said they had plenty of scooters. After 40 minute drive (on our family trip that we came from across the country to meet) plus $18 in tolls for the bridge, we were told they did... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a terrific experience with this "new" location of an island favorite bike rental. The manager, Ryan, personally delivered our bikes(rented for 2 weeks), and we found him to be very personable, engaging, and professional. He is a star! Then about a week later Billy saw us and came over to ask if we were pleased with our bikes.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Another great day out thanks to Billy's Bikes and Rentals. Friendly and helpful staff. Island maps with suggested routes make adventure easy to find without the cost of a tour. Bikes are in great condition, and helmets are provided.

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Thank Marissa C
Lindon, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Rented two hybrid bikes to ride through the refuge. The attendants were very friendly and helpful. The bikes were in pretty good shape for rentals I would rent from them again.

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Thank DKoh33
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Billy's hosted a recumbent group ride and were wonderful to us. Everyone was so friendly and accommodating, and the store is worth visiting while you're in Sanibel.

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