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West Ireland Cycling

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Unit 1 Bridgewater Court Fairhill Road Lower | Bridgewater Court, Galway H91 E2X5, Ireland
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Helpful staff and good bikes

We rented two bikes and equipment from this store for a three days holyday. Before arrival John was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fam. B
via mobile
Excellent

For the past two years I have brought my bike to West Ireland Cycling for repairs. Not only do they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Biff38
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Galway, Ireland
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At West Ireland Cycling we have been organising cycling tours for over 40 years. A third generation family owned cycling business harnessessing local knowledge to provide a unique cycling experience. Based in Galway City, close to the heart of Connemara, the Burren, the Aran Island and the Wild Atlantic Way we are perfectly positioned to offer a wide variety of spectacular cycling holidays in unique unspoilt landscapes. Join us to experience the best of Irish hospitality, meet the locals and explore the stunning natural beauty of Irelands West Coast. Explore our rural country lanes by bike and create memories to last a lifetime with your family and friends.
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Unit 1 Bridgewater Court Fairhill Road Lower | Bridgewater Court, Galway H91 E2X5, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We rented two bikes and equipment from this store for a three days holyday. Before arrival John was very helpful with the planing and suggestions. His respons to our email was very fast. The bikes were in good shape, and most of the equipmemt as...More

Thank Fam. B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the past two years I have brought my bike to West Ireland Cycling for repairs. Not only do they always do a great job they are really reasonably priced and super sound. I can tell that the staff is honest and never over charges...More

Thank Biff38
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When cycling this morning I noticed that one of my brakes came loose. I went into West Ireland cycling to let them have a look at it. In no time the guy had his pliers out and had it fixed in a minute. He did...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I was in the shop today and was given an excellent bike service, quick and very reasonable. Extremely helpful staff too.

1  Thank noodles224
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great central location shop in Galway to start your cycle, Bikes were well oiled and tuned up ,smooth gearing and good puncture resistant tyres, we had a mobile no just in case we had any problems, great Panniers kept my gear dry as we had...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great cycle shop. We hired 2 bikes for 3 days and panniers (Ortlieb dry) were provided. Bikes worked without issue and we did over 200 miles on each one. No punctures no tyre issues. Day 1 to Carna Bay, Day 2 to Cong and then...More

Thank Steve L
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

John put together a fantastic custom itinerary for a 4 day tour in West Ireland. He was very responsive to all my many questions. The bikes were good quality (we had 1 small problem but were able to handle it on our own) and the...More

Thank jl12552
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Galway and Mayo are wonderful: mother nature and the Irish craic take care of that. John and his team take care of the rest. Excellent (nearly new) bikes for the terrain, routes carefully tailored to customer need with useful advice and alternatives; top-notch recommendations and...More

1  Thank keith_the_mariner
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

John provided maps and commentary for our customized tour, along with possible side trips. The bikes were terrific and well maintained. The B&B's he organized were exceptional, especially their breakfasts. And along the way, my knee needed a day off and so while my mates...More

1  Thank Rohit M
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great bikes, run smoothly and no errors! The gut makes sure the bike fits you. The man renting the bikes is easy-going and great. Would definitely recommend to rent your bike here!

Thank Doris M
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Of course you must love the rain which will visit you at least one time for day; but that's a bit obvious in Ireland, isn't it?Anyway be prepared to face rapid changes of temperature. If you choose - just like I did - to... More
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