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Ness E' Bikes

Fort William Road | Girvans Hardware Store, Fort Augustus PH32 4BH, Scotland
+44 1320 366864
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Excellent service

Very good bikes, very helpful and friendly service. We rented a kind of tandem for our 5 years old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martina V
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Great bikes for hire with great places to cycle

Hired 2 mountain bikes for half a day with my boyfriend in May and had a great day! The shop... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Debbie L
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We have electric bike and mountain bike hire fleets located in Girvans Hardware, Fort Augustus. We provide helmets, locks and information on routes. Taking a bike out for an hour or a day is a great way to explore the area, with mountains, lochs, forests, canals and monsters on your door step it would be rude not to. There are trails to suit all abilities.
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Fort William Road | Girvans Hardware Store, Fort Augustus PH32 4BH, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good bikes, very helpful and friendly service. We rented a kind of tandem for our 5 years old daughter and one adult.It was lots of fun.

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Hired 2 mountain bikes for half a day with my boyfriend in May and had a great day! The shop recommended some great trails through the woods and if you don’t mind the hills the views are well worth the ride. The trails are really...More

Thank Debbie L
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Ross G, Manager at Ness E' Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Glad you's guys had a good time. Thanks very much for your kind words. All the best, see you down the track.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Rented a couple of bikes to cycle down the Great Glen Way to Laggan and back. Lovely route, very easy going, great day out whilst staying in Fort Augustus. Perfect service by the guys, really friendly and helpful, couldn’t fault the rental bikes, rode like...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We rented a couple of mountain bikes for us and the kids. The staff is very helpful to give the right size and bike fit to everyone. And we got really good directions and maps to different routes. There are many great views in the...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We arranged bike hire before we arrived for our holiday - so simple and the service when we picked the bikes up was second to none. All the equipment we could need with a plethora of helpful suggestions as to the best cycling routes and...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We pre-booked a days bike hire and were really happy to meet the most pleasant and friendly bloke in the whole of the region, nothing was too much trouble and he gave great advice on cycling routes and sent us away with a smile, the...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We have just returned from a 5 day stay in Loch Ness, prior to our stay we researched where to hire bikes and 'Ness e bikes' was rated as very good. We were not disappointed, the service was excellent and price very good. The main...More

Thank Padgejp
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girvanshardware, Manager at Ness E' Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you very much for the lovely review. So glad you had a nice time. Please pop in next time your up. Many thanks

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Hired bikes today for a trip along the Caledonian Canal tow path and the service we received was first class, from popping into the shop to make enquiries to going back to collect the bikes. There is basic paperwork to do, as expected, but this...More

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girvanshardware, Manager at Ness E' Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Glad you had a good time along the Canal. Hope to see you again. All the best

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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This was the most seamless, enjoyable and easy transaction I've ever done...and that's the point - these guys made it feel like we were simply borrowing the bikes but in a way where we borrowed the right ones, with the right accessories and were pointed...More

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girvanshardware, Manager at Ness E' Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Glad you's had a great time on the bikes and enjoyed the scenery. We look forward to seeing you again if you come back to Fort Augusts. Many thanks

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Extremely helpful and friendly staff. Excellent E-bikes and MTBs. A must do for anyone visiting Fort Augustus.

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girvanshardware, Manager at Ness E' Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thanks you very much. Glad you enjoyed your time in Fort Augustus. Hopefully see you again. All the best

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ncgreig
11 July 2018|
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Response from Ross G | Property representative |
Hi, We have a trailer for toddlers if that suits? The canal toe path is nice and flat. Hope this helps. Cheers
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Hikfree
7 February 2018|
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Response from Ross G | Property representative |
Hi, Sorry we do not hire tandem bikes.
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Kimberly A
15 April 2017|
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Response from Ross G | Property representative |
Hi Kimberly, our smallest bike has 20" wheels. This is the link to the exact one we have - the exact bike is the Orbea MX 20 Dirt Kids bike. Please have a look and hopefully it suits! Many thanks, Ross.
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