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Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays

Petchfield Farm | Elton, Ludlow SY8 2HJ, England
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Great way to see this beautiful county.

Just returned from the 2 day 'quietest cycle' tour. It was excellent from start to finish - the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mary P
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Aylesbury
Birthday treat.

We had a wheely great time on the black and white villages tour, despite having to drive home when... read more

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Reviewed 23 October 2017
simonsF8653EP
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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We organise over 30 great Cycling Holidays and Walking Holidays in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Wales & the Wye Valley we also offer Cycle Hire by the day (or week) and cycling maps. Cycling and Walking holidays - All our cycling holidays and walking holidays start from our base at Petchfield Farm, in the Teme Valley near the historic town of Ludlow. Our most popular cycling holiday tours are "The Quietest Cycle tour under the Sun" "Shropshire Castles cycle tour" "Lon Las Cymru -Welsh National Cycle route" and "The Radnor Ring Cycle Tour". We organise walking holidays on The Mortimer Trail, Offa s Dyke, The Shropshire Way, Glyndwr's Way and Wild Edric's Way. The cycling holidays include; excellent bikes, quality accommodation, maps & route guides, luggage transfers parking and full back up. Cycle Hire - Our Cycle Hire base at Petchfield Farm provides quality bikes for all the family (including trailer bikes and tandems), and our unique route maps. We are open every day between Easter and October (Sundays by appointment) between 9am & 5pm. We also sell cycling maps. Ring to book your bikes.
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Petchfield Farm | Elton, Ludlow SY8 2HJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just returned from the 2 day 'quietest cycle' tour. It was excellent from start to finish - the organisation and route done by Chris and Kay were perfect, accommodation excellent. Shropshire is certainly a beautiful, rural and peaceful county and this was the ideal way...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We had a wheely great time on the black and white villages tour, despite having to drive home when we realized we had left our luggage. They helped to change our itinerary and were very helpful. Great touring bikes with excellent planned routes with easy...More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

A cycling short break is a great way to celebrate a birthday and the Black and White Villages cycle tour, as you found out, provides lots of edible treats as a reward for all that cycling. There are three great restaurants in the small village...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Thanks to its low population, Shropshire is a very easy county to ride in - stunning scenery and very few cars. From my initial enquiries (which were promptly and usefully answered) through to the end of the trip, Chris and Kay could not have been...More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Exactly the reason we set up our cycling holidays here "stunning scenery and no cars" (and of course great food & drink). The Shropshire Castles Cycle tour, is really good tour to choose to spend time exploring our favourite cycle routes. We are very pleased...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

An excellent 5-day holiday with challenging rides and very comfortable accommodation where I could relax and recharge my batteries. Food was very good throughout. Beautiful scenery. Petchfield Farm is easy to find and provides a good HQ - Chris and Kay were very welcoming, knowledgable...More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

It was great to meet you too. Thank you for posting this review about your Country House Cycle Tour and good luck with the training for your charity bike ride next year.

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We (two Norwegian males, 66 and 63 years) had a terrific week in Wales in the beginning of September, cycling Brecon Beacons (for 7 days). Indeed a very varied scenery throughout the week! Everything from moorland, rivers, valleys, forest, farms, and scenic villages. The countryside...More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

What a great review...thank you so much. It was a great pleasure to meet you both & show you the wonderful cycling (and pubs) in this area. We look forward to welcoming you back - you need to try the Shropshire inns now - some...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Lovely week's cycling, good food and well chosen B&B's. Chris had the bikes tip top to suit, with a lovely start and finish to compliment the holiday. All we had to do was cycle and enjoy the beautiful countryside, everything else was taken care of.More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

You were cycling on our Country House Cycle Tour, through Shropshire. Fabulous cycling, great views and wonderful Hotels to stay in...all the best elements for a perfect cycling holiday. We're so pleased all your family had a great time exploring this wonderful area. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Amzing holiday with my husband and child. Beautiful part of the world. Having a few days off the 'grid' really helps you relax and clear your head. Thanks to Wheely wonderful for 3 excellent bikes and some great routes. The B & B was excellent....More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for coming on our Family Cycling holiday and posting this great review. We love the cycling around here - great scenery and tiny quiet lanes to cycle. Hope to see you again for another cycle tour.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Had a great time in the Wye Valley cycling and canoeing. Kay and Chris planned the itinery and routes for us and everything was well organised. The hotels we stayed in were very comfortable and it was great that they had a bath in them...More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thanks for a great review - I think cycling and canoeing are the best summer activities of all... so pleased to see you agree too! Hope you can come & try another cycle tour in the future

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This was a most enjoyable cycling holiday from Wheely Wonderful. We were welcomed by Kay and Chris at Petchfield Farm and briefed on our tour. The cycles were suitable for the trip and we were were given excellent trip notes and appropriate OS (1:50000) maps...More

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks for coming on the Shropshire Castles Cycle Tour, so glad you enjoyed it, and many thanks for posting a review.

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Excellent holiday. Chris & Kay are very knowledgeable about cycling & the local area. Very helpful with the bikes. Nothing too much trouble. Supplied all necc info about local area inc maps & itinerary. Will definitely do it again.

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Kay D, Owner at Wheely Wonderful Cycling Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks for coming on the Family Cycling Holiday. As you found, you don't need a family to enjoy the easy cycling on these quiet country lanes. Look forward to seeing you both again and many thanks for adding this great review.

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