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Tarka Trail Cycle Hire is one of the leading cycle hire companies with a large range of bikes, including, hybrids, mountain bikes, tandems, and an adult trike, they have a bike that will suit everybody. They provide various child attachments...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Barnstaple Railway Station Station Road, Barnstaple EX31 2AU, England
Booked ahead which was easy enough over the phone.
Staff were very friendly, and efficient (we were on our way, in a matter of minutes). Decent value for money.
Bikes were ok, and more than adequate for a day on the Tarka Trail (we cycled...More
Paul P, Owner at Tarka Trail Cycle Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
Hi Thanks for the review. Glad you had a good day and enjoyed your time on the trail. Not sure about the notion of unresponsive brakes. Our bikes are checked at least twice before you go out on them, so unresponsiveness should not be an...More
We had the best experience today with Tarka Trail Cycle Hire. Both gentleman were absolutely lovely with a great sense of humour while being so welcoming and friendly. We hired a tandem bike for the first time and were given some time to ride around...More
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Paul P, Owner at Tarka Trail Cycle Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018
Hi Kathryn I'm glad you had a good day. It was actually me who redirected you back to the trail the Sticklepath garage isn't quite to scenic :) The guys you mentioned were Tim and John and I will pass on your kind words. We...More
Had a great afternoon cycling the Tarka Trail to Bideford with our seven month old pup in a bike trailer for the first time.
We booked the bikes and trailer a couple of weeks in advance, to guarantee the bikes being available and ready for...More
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Paul P, Owner at Tarka Trail Cycle Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018
Thanks Lou, definitely worth booking in advance. Glad you had a great ride. Thanks again Paul
My wife and I hired two bikes for the day. We were greeted by John who took care of our booking and made sure the bikes and helmets were set up correctly for us both. He then described the routes and also explained the various...More
Paul P, Owner at Tarka Trail Cycle Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018
Thanks Guys I will pass on your review to the guys to let them know what a great job they are doing.. Thanks Paul
Half a day hire for four family members: we hired two hybrid cycles and a tandem.
Easy to book (over the 'phone on the previous day). I would certainly recommend booking ahead during holiday periods, particularly when the weather is good.
All the cycles were...More
Hired 6 bikes for a family including a 9 year old, a teenager, 2 young adults and 2 worn out adults (e bikes are the way to go!).
Great service - got us all set up and off on the Tarka Trail. 4 hours and...More
Paul P, Owner at Tarka Trail Cycle Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018
Thanks Clare, yes the e bikes are becoming a very popular option to get the most out go the day. See you again soon Paul