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West Ireland Cycling

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Address: | Beside Monroes Pub, Galway, Ireland
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+353 87 205 6904
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Mon - Sat 09:30 - 18:00
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West Ireland Cycling is strategically located in the heart of Galway City....

West Ireland Cycling is strategically located in the heart of Galway City. We specialize in cycling tours & bike hire in Connemara, the Burren and the Aran Islands. These regions are some of the most beautiful in the world.

Our tours are unique in that we take cyclists off the beaten track. We bring you onto roads that have little or no traffic. Why? Because we want you to experience, explore and enjoy the most beautiful scenery the West of Ireland has to offer while ensuring the safety of you and those travelling with you.

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So helpful + great experience

I wandered into West Ireland Cycling on a Monday afternoon looking to hire a bike for a few days, but had no idea where I wanted to go or what I really wanted to do. Liam asked me... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 March 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

I wandered into West Ireland Cycling on a Monday afternoon looking to hire a bike for a few days, but had no idea where I wanted to go or what I really wanted to do. Liam asked me a few questions about what I was looking for, and set me up with everything I needed and mapped out a personalized... More 

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Liamcodd, Front Office Manager at West Ireland Cycling, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for taking the time to leave a review for our company. It was very nice to meet you and I am so glad you had an amazing time exploring the West of Ireland by bike. Until next time.............. More 

Alberta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014

This summer two of us (65 and 71 years) landed in to the West Ireland Cycling shop with our bikes;both of us needed to be road safe for our trip through Connemara and to the island of Inishman. I returned two more times (once for my bike trip from Galway to Dalkey) Each time I received the same friendly, professional,... More 

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Liamcodd, Owner at West Ireland Cycling, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for taking the time to leave a review for our company. It was very nice to meet you and I am so glad you had an amazing time exploring the West of Ireland by bike. I hope we have the pleasure of meeting you again in the near future! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

Dear West Ireland Cycling, I wanted to thank you for providing me with an outstanding experience during my recent visit to Ireland. I had researched several bicycle touring companies before deciding on West Ireland Cycling and couldn’t have been more pleased with my decision. I found the West Ireland cycling staff to be professional, friendly and extremely helpful in answering... More 

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Thank Keith M
Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014

Perfect equipment has made our nine-day-bike-trip through the west of Ireland to a great experince. Thank you very much Nathan and Team!

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2014

We rented three bikes for a ten-day trip. The bikes were excellent and we had no problems with the bikes at all. We had two pairs of own pannier bags with us, but could rent a third pair - it was the last pair they had, so it es advisable to book them before. First we had some problems to... More 

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Thank Jens K
London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014

Connemara is an amazing place for a cycling trip an west ireland cycling the partner you need. Great bikes and service. I must say we had a mechanical problem on one of the bikes the first day but it was really bad luck and can not be attributed to maintenance, and the staff were very reactive and helpful to sort... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

Rented two great hybrid bikes for a four-day trip around Inis mor and Connemara. Bikes were really high quality (they looked brand new?) and we didn';t have any problems the whole time we were there. And got big waterproof panniers too. Liam and the others there gave us some great advice about where to go - including once we got... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

Liam and his team organised a cycling tour in Connemara for our rugbyclub. Great service, everything was perfect (except the weather). Never met a more helpful outfit. These guys can arrange everything. Jan Moelker Tovaal RFC

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Thank Conny D
Liege, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

We booked the 10-day express way cycling tour . Everything was perfect : comfortable B&B or hotel, excellent itinerary proposed by West Ireland Cycling ( scenic routes, wonderful landscapes ). They know the area very well and gave us very good tips to discover everything that was worth seeing. Baggage drop, pick up time , everything went according to plan... More 

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Wangen, Germany
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

We rent a tandem, it must be a long time before that this tandem was used...and so we had a lot of problems: The chain was broken after one week, we paid it! Because of they did too much pression on the wheels, we had more problems we had to pay for and at the end it was not possible... More 

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Liamcodd, Owner at West Ireland Cycling, responded to this review

Hello Christoph, Thank you very much for your review. We really appreciate comments from our past clients as it helps us to improve our service as we go forward. I am very sorry to hear that you were not impressed with one of our tandems. I would like to point out a few things with regard to your review: To... More 

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