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GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours

1 Rawbone Street | Green Point, 8005, South Africa
+27 82 904 8228
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Western Cape on two wheels...

In a nutshell, what a fabulous 5-days ride this was - spectacular landscapes, absolutely reliable... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Frank B
This is the right place if you need a motorbike rental in Cape Town.

The atmosphere in the shop is warm and welcoming. The moment I stepped in I did not feel like a... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Dirk K
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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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GS Africa is your one stop agency for motorcycle hire in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. We specialize in offering and facilitating brilliantly organized, fun-filled and safe, BMW and Harley Davidson motorcycle tours and rentals to all areas of beautiful South Africa. We combine interesting on-road riding and adventurous off-road routes to create an unforgettable motorcycle experience. We are passionate about motorcycles that offer an adventure to enjoy the sunshine, beauty and great outdoors.
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1 Rawbone Street | Green Point, 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

In a nutshell, what a fabulous 5-days ride this was - spectacular landscapes, absolutely reliable material (GS 1200 Adventure), very decent accommodation, helpful people, and a lovely GS Africa team that made all this happen. Thanks Petreaux, Paul and Candi-Lee for your hospitality, professionalism and...More

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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

The GS Africa team truly appreciates your positive review - it is encouraging to know that we are exceeding our clients expectations when designing custom, turnkey tours. We are delighted that you enjoyed all the elements that make up the amazing route we chose after...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

The atmosphere in the shop is warm and welcoming. The moment I stepped in I did not feel like a customer,but like a friend. All the rental bikes in the shop looked like new. The bike I booked, a BMW K1600GT was in perfect shape,...More

1  Thank Dirk K
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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

It was an absolute pleasure meeting with you and the opportunity to assist in choosing the right bike and getting involved in your itinerary and route, it was a gratifying experience for our team. We are delighted that you enjoyed the trip - we are...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Paul and his team were helpful, the F800GS adventure was in almost perfect condition, and the prices were the best I could find in town. Also great protective gear. Had a fantastic time doing a single day 300 km trip - tarmac, gravel, dirt, and...More

1  Thank mikestratte S
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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you for making the time to send us your valued review - it's very rewarding to the entire Team when our tried and tested formula of providing the very best experience to our clients, is appreciated. Hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

My friends and I rented four 1200s and an 800 from GS Africa and paid extra for off road tyres. Needless to say, after a week of amazing mountain trails in Lesotho, the bikes had a few little scuffs on the hand guards, mirrors and...More

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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for making the time to share your riding experiences with us. As a premium motorcycle rental agency, our clients expect and demand that our motorcycles are in mint condition at all times during the rental process. We believe it is respectful of us...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

The BMW R1200GS Adventure was presented in superb condition by friendly and helpful staff. The loan was easy to organise and the bike performed faultlessly over 1900Km including 200Km on gravel roads and the Malgas chain ferry.More

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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

The bike you chose was "the weapon of choice" for the very scenic route you took, really the best for gravel track riding. We endeavour to make sure our bikes are in pristine condition in order to minimise any mechanical breakdowns whilst out there riding....More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

What a great team of people, this is the second time myself Rob and Russel have rented from these guys. We are going to make it again in January next year too. Great service and very accommodating with the opening times of the shop. We...More

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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

As repeat clients, we value your review - it indicates to us that we are on the "right track". Thank you for taking the time to share this insight with us. It was a pleasure inviting you to our new flagship studio offices in Cape...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Very good & professional set up. Would use again. Had a brand new GS800 which was lovely (...albeit a bit nervous as was 100% scratch free..) but easy hand back / no damage, no issues. Nice bunch of people. Thanks & see you again soon...More

Thank AdamWakeley
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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Absolute pleasure doing business with you too - thank you for your kind words. We believe our clients expect the very best in equipment and service and it is our mission to deliver on our promises. We'd be delighted to welcome you back, anytime. Until...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

An amazing experience! Candi-lee was extremely friendly and helpful in getting everything organized. The bikes were in perfect condition and it's truly the best way to see the Cape. I'll definately be coming back to rent from GS Africa in the future.

Thank Michael Y
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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Great to hear you had a great time on one of our bikes and that Candi-lee was her usual efficient self. With our valued clients ongoing support, we are expanding monthly and look forward to welcoming you back to experience an even more amazing adventure.

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

I have just had the absolute best rental experience ever! I have rented bikes all over the world - and GS Africa is by far the most professional and pleasant experience I ever had. The bikes, the shop, and the gear are all in top...More

Thank Kasper J
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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Your flattering words have been very well received by all of us here at GS Africa. It drives us forward and upwards to make us work even harder in surpassing our valued clients' requirements and needs. We strive to offer a world-class experience comparing ourselves...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

This rental company are NOT reliable. Real thief. They find any kind of damage to charge maximum price, even crashs before the rental. I can't recommand those people who doesn't care about their client but only the wallet. Only they treat us as a fool.More

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PaulGSAfrica, Owner at GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

I'm terrible sorry that you feel this way and can sense your frustration with the outcome of the rental process. I'm saddened to learn that your experience with our company was not a favourable one. We treat all our clients in the same fashion, always...More

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