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Great way to sight-see

This was the nicest gentlemen ever! Rented a bike and rode about 23 miles total that day. He... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
132Karen132
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Rome, Georgia
Great bike rental

Good prices, great bikes. We hired bikes for two days, one to cycle up the western Mainland coast... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Seffy E
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

This was the nicest gentlemen ever! Rented a bike and rode about 23 miles total that day. He provided me with 2 maps to set me on my way and allowed me to return it the next morning. Wonderful experience!

1  Thank 132Karen132
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Good prices, great bikes. We hired bikes for two days, one to cycle up the western Mainland coast and the other for a day trip to Hoy. John was very helpful and friendly over weather changes and changes in the original booking. He even let...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Hired bikes for 2 days during our recent visit to Orkney. Received great service at a fantastic price. Bikes were comfortable and reliable, recommended routes were given and we had a fabulous time. Skara Brae has a coffee shop, which made it a good stopping...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

This tremendous bike rental facility is perfectly placed for enjoying a cycle to the fantastic World Heritage site of Skara Brae. For me personally, it was the great satisfaction of a 12-itch that began in 2004, when I was escorting both our children to the...More

1  Thank Juanito_Hayburg
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We have rented the bikes to cycle around on Orkney's mainland for a day and visit the prehistoric sites and the Orkney Brewery. The bikes are of good quality and comfortable. The bikes were delivered to our hotel on request (small fee).

1  Thank Ruud_Vandeursen
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Thanks to John Heddle we had a wonderful experience in Orkney with the limited time of a cruise day stop. We had arranged before by email that he would come to fetch us at Hastson pier with the appropriate bikes for us, according to size...More

1  Thank Torremaules
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Good quality bikes for rent at £10 a day. A very convenient service - especially if you want to take a bike over to one of the southern ferries from Stromness. Booking ahead by phone or e-mail is advised as this is a small scale...More

1  Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Yes, this is a family thing run out of a back garden, but brilliant for all that. They have lots of bikes (although they do say that on busy summer days it may be wise to reserve in advance), all of which are in pretty...More

1  Thank skittledog
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Orkney Cycle Hire runs out of John Heddle's garden shed, which may not sound promising, but in fact it's just brilliant. John will sort you out the best bike for you from his substantial stock - and he renews 1/3 of it every year -...More

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