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Cycle Cape Point

Open Now: 07:00 - 22:00
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible23%
4 weeks ago
“Horrible experience, unprofessional behavior”
2 Jun 2018
“Avoid at all costs!”
About
Cycle to the spectacular point at the end of Africa. Join free roaming ostrich, zebra, bontebok and baboons in the Cape of Good Hope national park. Watch for penguins, whales, dolphins and sharks at the meeting point of the Atlantic and Indian...more
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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54 St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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+27 73 056 6727
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience with this so called "bike shop" was a very bad one. The problem was the unspecific description of the route and the non-understanding owner of the shop. We rented the bikes for 250 Rand each, with a short introduction to the bikes. Overall...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Bikes aren’t serviced, gear changes are very dodgy and the chain kept coming off. Ended up getting stranded in Cape Point National Park and had to get a lift back from a very nice tour guide otherwise I would have faced a 4 hour walk...More

Thank krisg423
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I’m not sure who has been asked to leave reviews so far but I can assure you they cannot be genuine (apart from one other). The facts: - you call them and speak to a guy in Cape Town who gives no detail at all...More

1  Thank Dan_m_chest
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We've rented a scooter for 3 days with Cycle Cape Point. It was clean and in perfect condition. Alexander, who runs the company, made sure our trip was perfect and gave us many advices on where to go. I would definitly recommand doing bussiness with...More

1  Thank Xavier B
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Cycle Cape Point and Karim's cafe were really helpful and friendly and the bicycles were in great shape and well maintained. Would just caution that it's fairly hilly to get to cape point from Simon's Town, so as long as you're up for the ride....and...More

1  Thank C P
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We saw all the 5 star reviews? Not sure why. We made a booking and were told to pick up bikes from the back storage room of a small grocery store in ST. The bikes were new, not electric, and not adjustable. If you're over...More

2  Thank BombayLiz
sandy-baaaay, Owner at Cycle Cape Point, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We always want to improve our customer service. Sorry to hear we failed to help you adequately. You should have received trip information upon booking with details of what to expect, a map, highlights, distances etc? Karim, the shop owner,...More

Reviewed 25 December 2016

Bike picked up at shop in village ... easy. Charged and ready to go. Not having cycled for a while, appreciated the help on the hills between here and the Cape, as gusts of wind deceptive. Wheel tread good, sturdy construction. Overall, a highly enjoyable...More

1  Thank David P
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Not only the charming, self-engineered bicycles but also the kindness and flexibility of Sandy makes me recommend this activity to anyone who wants to explore the cape without a car

1  Thank Gerald G
Reviewed 17 November 2015

The motorised bikes are great.. very easy to ride.. perfect for a comfortable ride through the cape.. Sandy, the owner, is a very nice guy.. very helpful and flexible and most importantly he is not a "business man" but cares more about you enjoying your...More

1  Thank Rami222
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The motorised bikes are great fun and something I had never tried before. Learning to ride them was relatively easy and allowed my wife and I explore the cape under our own steam. Much simpler (and cheaper) than hiring a car and easily accessible from...More

1  Thank Alex v
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