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Florence by Bike

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Via San Zanobi 54/red, 50129, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
+39 055 488992
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Florence for the second part of our honeymoon. Florence was new to my husband and I, we didn’t know where to go or what to see so we rented some electric bikes. They were very easy to use and...More

Thank Lauren N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the few places I was able to find in Tuscany that rented out nice road (or race as they can be called). They’re super nice, and Filippo spent a good 15-20 minutes with me showing me different routes and added me...More

Thank Reid O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great, and very friendly bike shop - with a wide-range of options. I rented a high-end carbon fiber race bike, and on last-minute notice, and they really were accommodating in all areas. They got everything set up for me quickly, and the...More

Thank TroyO45
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I rented a carbon road bike and had a great time riding around Florence! I found the suggested route maps on their website very helpful. Plus I received excellent customer service while setting up the rental bike and checking out. Next time I'm in Florence...More

Thank Matthew H
Florencebybike, Manager at Florence by Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Great! Thank you so much for your excellent review!

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Florence by bike we had a great time cycling the city, fun way to get off your feet especially when you have walked many kms in other cities too. Bikes were great, we had chains & helmets (wore them even though no need...More

Thank Gail H
Florencebybike, Manager at Florence by Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you very much for your great review! Glad you enjoied riding on our bikes. We always do our best to make our customers happy, relaxed, safe and we are happy you have nice memories of Florence by bike!

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

I have rented bikes here on three different occasions and it always quick and easy! Very well organized and well maintained bikes. Check out some of there prescribed tours of Florence on their website.

Thank Cort A
Florencebybike, Manager at Florence by Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Great! Thank you for a lovely review!

Reviewed 29 June 2018

I went online to search bike rentals and found this place. Thanks to everyone before for doing a review. I went there and talked to them and took a look at the bikes then went back the next morning and rented one.

Thank lesmurray18
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Friendly, knowledgeable staff with good quality rental bikes. Their website suggests a number of routes around Florence with maps that can be downloaded to the strava ap. I was able to rent a carbon fibre road bike from them and spent two days riding in...More

Thank Martin T
Florencebybike, Manager at Florence by Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thank you so much for your great review! The great thing is reading that you loved cycling on our bikes through Tuscany!

Reviewed 3 June 2018

We rented two touring bikes for a week at this place and rode all over Tuscany (600km). This is an A+, world-class operation. The store and the rental center are both huge and the options for bike rentals are large. The people there are true...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Fabulous experience rocking up to hire bikes for the day. Very friendly and informative staff. Reasonably priced. Big thumbs up Florence by Bike!

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Florencebybike, Manager at Florence by Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you so much for another great review and nice experience with Florence by bike!

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
stalls with an array of products in one of the most
traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different
ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor
market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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20 August 2018|
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Response from Florencebybike | Property representative |
Hello, reservations are for at least one day 9am to 7pm. I can not post links, but I answered via Messenger
David B
29 July 2017|
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Response from Florencebybike | Property representative |
Hello, this is Florence by bike. We rent a lot for self guided tours and customers feel safe. We do our best suggesting way out of town also on bike lanes and back roads in the countryside. Anyway, you share the road with... More
Michelle S
31 October 2015|
Response from Florencebybike | Property representative |
Dear Michelle, thank you very much for contacting us We will be open on Monday November 9, from 9 to 1pm and 3.30pm to 7.30pm Feel free to visit us ! If you need more information about city tours or bike rental pls let... More