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Burke's Bike Hire - CLOSED

Province of Connacht, Ireland
+353 87 280 8273
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Very good

Friendly & easy to deal with. Bikes were is good shape & comfortable. Advice on routes (coastal... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2015
jeff_strobel
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Nashua, New Hampshire
Fab service

Paudy at Burkes is just great, lovely and friendly and will show you the key attractions on a map... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
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11 Nov 2015
“Very good”
28 Sep 2015
“Fab service”
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Province of Connacht, Ireland
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+353 87 280 8273
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Friendly & easy to deal with. Bikes were is good shape & comfortable. Advice on routes (coastal being less hilly) and sites was helpful and appreciated. I'd recommend using Burke's.

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Paudy at Burkes is just great, lovely and friendly and will show you the key attractions on a map and give you tips and directions. We brought our bikes back almost a day late and he didn't charge us any extra. It's important t support...More

Thank ValerieOConnor
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Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

Upon entering the ferry taking us to the largest of the Aran Islands we were given many brochures of what to do during our day there. We already decided we were going to cycle around the island and happened to noticed the Burke's Bike Hire...More

Thank Novascottie
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pbe_7, Owner at Burke's Bike Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2015

thank you lads for your kind words and glad your had a good day on the island . always nice to hear when people enjoy the day out on my bikes and hope to see you again some day.patrick

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Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

We had great bikes and great advice from this friendly shop in Kilronan. Only a couple of minutes walk from the ferry but the furthest bike hire shop from the ferry so it wasn't busy at all when we got there. We all got to...More

Thank Alice B
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

I made a reservation with Padraig several months before our trip as we needed to hire two bikes with a double and single kids trailer. All he required was that we reconfirm 2 -3 days before our arrival. The hire of all 4 items cost...More

Thank IE123456
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Just walk up, grab a bike, and give the man €10. He let us keep the bikes overnight for no extra fee. Bikes were a bit rusty -- not unexpected for the seaside environment. Not all bikes had 21 speeds; the first one my wife...More

Thank JohnnyB1962
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

Of course we went for the last 2 pretty bikes, one blue, one pink, because we are that shallow. The pink one had a gears/derailleur problem and you had to have quite strong calves to make it around the island with it. Staff was nice,...More

Thank HeimlichVigilantes
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

I reservered two bikes per email a couple of days earlier. Bikes were good. The service was very nice with some good advice where to cycle. They even remembered my name when we came back to return the bikes. The shop can be seen directly...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2015

Very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable owner. Gave great advice about routes to take. Great value bike hire and good quality bikes. Can highly recommend.

Thank Linda3730
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Rented bikes to see the island of Inishmore. Great way to view everything. Took the lower road along the coast, then to Dun Aenghus. Parked our bikes with locks that were included with the rental, and walked/hiked to Dun Aenghus. What a sight! We took...More

Thank rhinogal
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