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GS Africa Motorcycle Rentals & Tours

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1 Rawbone Street | Green Point, 8005, South Africa
+27 82 904 8228
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Plan on going off road? Don’t...

My friends and I rented four 1200s and an 800 from GS Africa and paid extra for off road tyres... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MaxRichard
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Pal, Andorra
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A great place to hire a mototrcycle

The BMW R1200GS Adventure was presented in superb condition by friendly and helpful staff. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AlanWIltshire
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Hertford, United Kingdom
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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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  • Very good5%
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible12%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 12:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Rawbone Street | Green Point, 8005, South Africa
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+27 82 904 8228
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 4 days ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 days ago

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

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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.

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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

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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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Reviewed 24 November 2017

From the time I first inquired to the time I dropped of the bike, I could not have asked for a better experience! My wife and I took a ride up the coast and cannot wait to do it again! I really have to commend...More

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

Thank you for sharing your positive thoughts with us - happy to be of service!! As we are passionate about not only motorcycling but also about delivering the best possible experience we know our valued clients deserve, we go out of our way to ensure...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

3 Brit bikers, Roger, Jeff and Greg were taken by Paul from GS Africa on a 3 day off road/on road experience. Absolutely brilliant we saw many dirt roads and mountain passes, crossed a river on a punt, visited Ronnie's Sex shop, yes Ronnie's sex...More

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

Yes so right...Team Work was the key to this wonderful adventure shared by us all. Whilst challenging, the beer at the end of each day added to the fun had. Thanks again guys for being such good sports and off course, the opportunity to be...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We contacted with GS Africa through their website. Our inquiry was immediately followed up with high professionalism and efficiency. We felt to be in good hands since the very start. Both bike and complementary services (hotel booking, routing, advices..) were simply flawless. Paul, Petreaux and...More

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

It was a pleasure meeting you all when collecting the bikes - always good to put a face to a name, especially after all the pre-planning involved in your trip. You really made it easy for us to do our jobs as your requirements were...More

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