O’Sullivan’s Cycles
O’Sullivan’s Cycles
4.5
09:00 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
About
David & Fiona O’Sullivan opened O’Sullivan’s Cycles in the early 90’s in Bishop’s Lane, New Street, Killarney with bike sales and repairs. Since then they have expanded this family business to 3 outlets within Killarney town to include bike rental and outdoor gear sales. O’Sullivan Cycles are agents for the leading bike manufacturers of the world including Trek, Giant, Specialized and many more. We have a wide range of bicycles for hire to suit all tastes, whether you’re interested in exploring the nearby National Park for a day or planning a week-long excursion around Kerry.
Duration: More than 3 hours
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k gatter
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Family
Amazingly kind, skilled, and helpful bike mechanic, who was truly a master tradesman. Everyone in the store was great.
Written 14 September 2023
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Chan K
London, UK1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023 • Couples
Thanks loads to Derry for sorting out a carbon racer for my wife who did the ROK bike ride for the first time.
He looked after us very well and she survived the charity cycle with his insightful knowledge.
We will be back next year.
Written 7 July 2023
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Alice B
Salisbury25 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2023 • Friends
Rafal at the muckross road Killarney shop of O'Sullivans cycles was very helpful and had all our 12 bikes ready when we arrived. The bikes were great and had bottle cages and racks on the back. We had trouble with gears on one of the 12 bikes but Rafal sorted it out. Parked our cars at the back of the shop so very easy. We had an amazing cycling holiday in beautiful Kerry.
Written 18 May 2023
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Rob E
4 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022
Rental bikes are probably OK if using for a day or short rides. Three of us rented "Touring" bicycles for a 4 day trip on Ring of Kerry. The poor maintenance and upkeep caused us to visit another bike shop for repairs on two of them. The third also had problems with shifting.
When I challenged the owner operator at the College Street location he was defensive asking what did I expect for 20 Euros a day. I told him I expected bikes that could last 4 days without mechanical issues that could have been easily prevented with good preventive procedures and tuning.
To their credit they did deliver a new bike while in Portmagee after it blew through an old tire and then broke a spoke. This person rides about 7,000 miles a year and is experienced. My bike could not shift front chain rings and I was told it was only a "minor adjustment". A minor adjustment to someone who doesn't know how to do it makes the bike very compromised.
I was disappointed with the owner/operators (two brothers) and their attitude towards our problems.
Strongly advise using other vendors if possible.
Written 26 September 2022
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4JLTdotcom
Knoxville, TN54 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022
Because we had a large group coming to Killarney, I started communicating with Emma at O'Sullivan's Cycles a year in advance. I knew we needed to hire at least 20 bikes for two days, a combination of standard hybrid bikes and e-bikes. Emma was fantastic to work and a wealth of helpful info even beyond the bikes. When the days finally arrived, our bikes were all ready first thing in the morning and worked perfectly. Raphael at the e-bike store was also super helpful and friendly. I look forward to returning to Killarney some day and will definitely rent from O’Sullivan’s Cycles again.
Written 16 August 2022
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Michael1397
Naas, Ireland5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022
Wanted to see the Gap of Dunloe. Great advice about how best to do it from OSullivans, on the Muckross Road branch. Gave me a map which I looked at the evening before. With his advice, opted for a long route (70km approx). He gave me a very suitable ebike, which easily make it around. Bike was in excellent condition also. Think this was the secret and made my day so wonderful, thanks. Beautiful day and great way to see unbelievable Gap of Dunloe. He also gave me a repair kit, great as I was a lone cyclist. But you meet so many people en route. Thanks OSullivans.
Written 16 August 2022
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EpsomSmith
Epsom, UK548 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2021
We hired bikes from here one road bike two ebikes and did a The Black Valley and the Gap of Dunloe. We were initially conservative with the batteries on the ebikes but they lasted the whole trip and were a great aide on hills. Friendly service, they have a good mix of bikes. Ebikes are only available on the Muckross Road shop, just down from the Castle Lodge. Definitely would hire from here again.
Written 4 October 2021
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Prinnytravels
Dublin, Ireland11 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2020 • Couples
Great customer service, reasonably priced and bikes were well maintained. Collected from Beech street and the guy was friendly and very helpful. The bikes got us up the Gap of Dunloe, Molls Gap and all around the park. Would definitely recommend!
Written 19 August 2020
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Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we have been delighted with all the support since we re-opened! Hope to see you back in Killarney again soon and be sure to bring some dry weather Happy Trails David and all at Killarney Rent a Bike
Written 24 August 2020
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Bianca VM
Dublin, Ireland25 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2020
Definitely recommended. We rented our bikes from the shop on College Street, they were in excellent state and were affordable. But the best part: Derry was totally helpful and friendly! He gave us advice on the best route for us and how to make the most of it. He made sure we'd be safe out on the road giving us all the equipment needed for the ride and in case we had a puncture, so we came back two days later to rent again. Thank you Derry!
Written 4 August 2020
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Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we have been delighted with all the support since we re-opened! We are finally catching our breath and will be sure to let Derry know you've left such a lovely review Happy Trails and see you back in Killarney again hopefully David and all at Killarney Rent a Bike
Written 24 August 2020
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Mybace
Ireland148 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2020 • Family
Rented bikes in Killarney now four times and always from O'Sullivan's. Good bikes, quick, friendly, good price. Wouldn't go anywhere else. Handy shop location. All sorts of bike types and accessories available. The staff are particularly friendly.
Written 3 August 2020
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Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we are finally catching our breath and have been delighted with all the support since we re-opened! Hope to see you back in Killarney again soon and be sure to bring some dry weather Happy Trails David and all at Killarney Rent a Bike
Written 24 August 2020
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