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Bothy Bikes - Bike Rentals

5 Granish Way | Dalfaber, Aviemore PH22 1UQ, Scotland
+44 1479 810111
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Friendly bike rental

We rented two mountainbikes to explore Cairngorms NP. We were helped very friendly. Within a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hans-de-G
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Breda, The Netherlands
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Great Bike Hire & Great Day!

Hired bikes from the guys at bothy bikes after reading other TripAdvisor reviews. From the moment... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MattyChappati
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Friendly bike shop and hire business in Aviemore. Experience the wonderful, scenic trails around Aviemore on one of our superb Genesis mountain bikes. We've got routes suitable for all riders - you can ride on gentle trails to Boat of Garten via the Speyside Way, take in the exquisite scenery on the way to Loch Morlich, or challenge yourself on some choice hand built singletrack! We hire out adult mountain bikes, children's bikes, trailers and child seats. We also have a selection of electric bikes. Hire includes bike, helmet, map and route advice (very important!) - extras such as gel seat covers, locks repair kit are also included in the price. Booking is recommended especially in busy holiday times.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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5 Granish Way | Dalfaber, Aviemore PH22 1UQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We rented two mountainbikes to explore Cairngorms NP. We were helped very friendly. Within a very short period of time we were on our way with the rented MTB’s. Not the newest types, but the bikes were very well equipped and ready for some nice...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hired bikes from the guys at bothy bikes after reading other TripAdvisor reviews. From the moment we walked in and were greeted, the guys were very knowledgeable of the area, friendly and helpful. This was our first family bike trip as we have a 2...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

The staff was friendly, professional, and helpful, and they provided a helmet, a ride map, and a puncture repair kit for free. My favorite part, though, is that they rent fatbikes. Riding a fatbike is a grin and a half, especially on the trails around...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Really helpful team whose enthusiasm comes across fantastically well. Helped with the youngsters gears which needed re indexing and just general good guys. Keep up the great work.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Very nice guys in the shop - happy to change our booking due to weather. Helmets etc all included. And off we went. However 1 of our 4 bikes had agear problem (not really noticed unitl well on our way) but no refund offered upon...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Great bike shop. Super helpful employee who was helpful and patient with our bike fitting, and great with suggestions for where we could go during our rental time. The price was right as well. Highly recommended.

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David K, Manager at Bothy Bikes - Bike Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for your review, I'm really glad you enjoyed the trails!

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The staff at Bothy bikes were really helpful both by email and in person. We were able to reserve bikes in advance and once there they lent us a map and explained the various routes. The bikes cost £15 for a half day plus a...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Hired for one day & took a trip to Boat of Garten. They had maps, rucksacks, helmets, in fact everything you need. The staff were so helpful in recommending routes for a day trip for the three of us who can't even remember what year...More

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David K, Manager at Bothy Bikes - Bike Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thanks for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed the ride and hope you won't leave it too long before getting out on bikes again!

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Ben helped us rent 2 great hard tail MTBs. He gave us great insight and maps to some super trails near Loch an Eilein. A great day, thanks Ben and Bothy Bikes!

Thank Allen B
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Bothy Bikes was recommended by a friend. My first visit yielded a map, and a suggestion to park outside the bike shop (a good suggestion as it turned out, because my bike needed some tweaking just as we set off). The next day, on the...More

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