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West Ireland Cycling

Unit 1 Bridgewater Court Fairhill Road Lower | Bridgewater Court, Galway H91 E2X5, Ireland
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Brilliant service

We are based in SCotland and normally use our own bikes to tour but based on reviews of West... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
libby_sutherland
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Edinburgh
Great Bikes, Over-the-top customer service

My friend and I just arrived home from a two week trip cycling the west of Ireland. We picked up... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
alpsters
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Denver, Colorado
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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 25 May 2017

We are based in SCotland and normally use our own bikes to tour but based on reviews of West Ireland Cycling we decided to hire for our trip to Galway and Connemara. Right from the start the company were attentive and responsive, giving advice on...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

My friend and I just arrived home from a two week trip cycling the west of Ireland. We picked up our bikes and equipment from John and his amazing mechanic, Mathew, and went on our way, self guided. From the get go, John was responsive,...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We just returned from an awesome 8 day cycling tour with West Ireland Cycling--John was attentive and responsive from the first email with questions, especially as we started a bit before the majority of tourists in late April. We had perfect weather, sunny, dry and...More

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John K, Owner at West Ireland Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you very much for the review. I am really delighted to hear you had such a good time exploring the west coast of Ireland by bike. It means a lot to me and all the team here at West Ireland Cycling.

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Planned a trip for 6 around Connemara. John was responsive and enthusiastic from the off and put together a series of route options for us. John was waiting for us at an agreed drop off point some way out of Galway which made for a...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Hired a really comfortable and quality touring bike and took it on the coach for some spectacular cycling out of Clifden. John and his team were really helpful and were more than willing to help pop on my pedals and saddle. Luckily they also had...More

Thank Kate S
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

We visited Galway during off season but had a beautiful day to try and cycle along the Wild Atlantic way Being avid cyclists we really didn't want clunky city bikes and found that West Ireland Cycle was open year round unlike some of the other...More

1  Thank James S
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Cycling the Camino de Santiago & what to bring - I hired a Bike and accessories from Liam and team who took all the stress out of planning The recommended Bike was fully serviced and they could think off and supply everything I needed and...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

I booked a short trip to Ireland and was hoping I'd be able to get out to the countryside and get some decent biking in. I only had one day in Galway that would work for a day trip and found the customer service from...More

Thank Jonathan C
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

We rented bikes from West Ireland Cycling for a bike tour from Galway to Westport. John met us at the Connemara Airport with bikes and panniers and was patient and informative. The bikes were in excellent condition which proved very beneficial as we biked into...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

We hired a tandem bike for a long weekend's cycling trip around Mayo and Galway. John was extremely helpful in arranging our pick up/drop off of the bike, bringing it all the way up to Knock airport for us and even dropping us at my...More

1  Thank Laura 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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