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Devon Cycle Hire

Sourton Down, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 4HR, England
+44 1837 861141
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What Larks we had!

Even pouring rain, and one of us falling off ( our dog changed direction!!) could not dampen the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
juanita D
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Marlborough, United Kingdom
Family bike ride

Spent about 1/2 day with my wife and two children. Great views, flat, no traffic, pubs to stop at... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Martin S
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We specialise in family cycle hire, providing quality bikes, friendly service and helpful advice. We're really passionate about all things bike and we want to pass on our love of cycling to you. At our centre we have everything you need for the perfect day out cycling including Hamax child seats, Burley trailers, tags and sit up and beg bikes we even have a trailer you can hire for your dog!
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  • Poor1%
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“cycle hire” (7 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sourton Down, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 4HR, England
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+44 1837 861141
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Even pouring rain, and one of us falling off ( our dog changed direction!!) could not dampen the huge amount of fun we had in our 2 hour bike ride. Revitalised at the local hostility we returned back to the bike centre but instead of...More

1  Thank juanita D
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Spent about 1/2 day with my wife and two children. Great views, flat, no traffic, pubs to stop at. The hire shop is right on the cycle path and from memory the prices were reasonable, 7 year old's first go with a bike with gears,...More

Thank Martin S
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the cycle centre on a typical English summer day... Yes sunshine with periods of rain. We parked at the centre and we were met by a very busling and busy place with lots of families and adults all getting ready to get back...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Hired an electric bicycle for my lady to try and motivate her to get cycling so we could enjoy another activity together. Last time we cycled together it was before e-bikes were so popular; back then she did nothing but moan about the hills and...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Hired bikes from here the lady was so helpful and kind. Nothing was too much trouble. Would highly recommend. We had a smashing day.Thankyou x

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Hired a tramper from Devon Cycle Hire for my husband who uses a manual wheelchair. The tramper was in excellent condition and made it possible for us to enjoy the countryside together. The experience was made more pleasant by the helpful suggestions about the routes,...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

This was a chance to try out an electric bike. The bonus was the superb cycle friendly Granite Way trail from Okehampton to Lydford. You literally just push your hire bike 20 yards from pick-up and you are onto the trail. There and back distance...More

1  Thank oatsnz
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

If you want to cycle on the Granite Way, this cycle hire is directly on the spot. Friendly staff, too. Bikes did their job.

1  Thank lilgreenwoman
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

hired two electric bikes and was pleasantly surprised how easy it was for two 65+ year olds, the staff were very helpful and the bikes first class, the cycle route was also very easy, fantastic service.

1  Thank Bob H
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We wanted to cycle the granite way to lydford gorge however it was raining when we reached the cycle hire shop. The folks at Devon Cycle hire were helpful and fitted us out with a buggy to make sure our 3 year old was dry....More

1  Thank Laksgodbole
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