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Acadia Bike

48 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1832
+1 800-526-8615
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Reservations are worthless!

We made reservations a couple of weeks in advance. We planned a couple of intense days of hiking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
annandjason187
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Elkhorn, NE
Excellent Customer Service

We rented 2 bikes for full day and it was totally worth it. Welcoming Staff : Very friendly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
966shrutir
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“carriage roads” (54 reviews)
“eagle lake” (21 reviews)
“free shuttle” (13 reviews)
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48 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1832
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+1 800-526-8615
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made reservations a couple of weeks in advance. We planned a couple of intense days of hiking and kayaking on the days prior and new we would be ready to sleep in a little. We arrived mid morning to pick up our reserved bikes....More

Thank annandjason187
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rented 2 bikes for full day and it was totally worth it. Welcoming Staff : Very friendly staff, they give you maps and give recommendations for carriage road trails. I really liked her suggestion of starting the eagle lake loop anti-clockwise. Bikes : You...More

Thank 966shrutir
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're happy when you're happy! Thanks for the good feedback and for choosing us.

Reviewed 4 October 2017

This was for the Ranger-Led Hiking and Biking Tours thru Acadia National Park. We arraigned this tour in advance. Bused from town into the park where we picked up the bikes for a 3 hour ride on the Carriage road. The Carriage road were built...More

Thank jaye k
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We rented bikes here to ride around the carriage roads in Acadia. The process to rent was very quick - even though there were several groups here renting bikes, they had a sufficient number of employees working to make sure the line moved quickly. They...More

Thank uubrad
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thanks for your kind comments, and we are happy that our emphasis on good customer service makes people happy!

Reviewed 19 September 2017

I rented bikes from Acadia Bike for two consecutive days, they had an impressively sized fleet and had different styled bikes of all sizes. I am somewhat short in nature and they had the perfect bike with a lower seat for me. Headwear was recommended...More

Thank Hon Wing L
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We rented bikes for ½ day (4 hours) and Acadia Bikes had a very quick check-in process that got us out on the carriage roads in no time. :) The shop is located 1 block from the Bike Shuttle stop, which has frequent times. Would...More

Thank Lyndsay L
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thanks for your positive comments, and we're glad you got in and out of our shop quickly. We believe in great customer service!

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This seems to be Bar Harbor's main bike rental place. Prices were a bit high for a half day, but the process was easy and efficient. The bikes were all in very good condition, and quite comfortable since we chose hybrids. (You have a choice...More

1  Thank kbb202
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

We're glad you had a good experience at our shop and appreciate the positive feedback. Thanks.

Reviewed 26 August 2017

I hope I've got the right place here as we booked this tour through the cruise ship (RCL Grandeur of the Seas). We booked the mountain bike tour of Acadia and it was stunning. The 2 girls who led the tour were lovely, and the...More

Thank Dave W
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

We're glad you enjoyed your shore excursion bike tour. Acadia has great beauty and biking is a great way to see it. Thanks for your comments.

Reviewed 22 August 2017

We took the advice of fellow Trip Advisor folks and rented bikes from Acadia Bike. We reserved them in one day in advance. They were incredibly helpful in setting the reservation, recommending routes on the Carriage Trails and then finding us great bikes to use....More

Thank violetsnpansies
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Our experience with Acadia Bike was excellent! We did not have a reservation but were able to walk in late morning and get two bikes. Note, there were no cruise ships in town this day. They got us fitted with bikes and on the road...More

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eclaire705
30 July 2017|
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Response from Glenn T | Property representative |
We recommend reservations, and will be happy to help you with that if you'll call us at 800-526-8615. You can also book online.
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IslandLady76
4 April 2017|
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Response from GAWhit | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in that morning and rented bikes for the day. it was about $25 pp for the day
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