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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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Safe Reliable Bikes

We rented four bikes and kept two of them overnight. The process for selecting bikes was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mefranzen
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
via mobile
Yes, these guys are good

I am sure they repeat themselves a 1,000 times over the summer answering questions about bike... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MemphisBBQ
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“rented bikes” (33 reviews)
“bike shop” (18 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 1 week ago via mobile

We rented four bikes and kept two of them overnight. The process for selecting bikes was very straightforward. All of the bikes were in good condition and rode smoothly. Helmets and locks were also available. As a side note it's very easy to take the...More

Thank mefranzen
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're always glad to receive feedback, and we're happy you had a good experience with us. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I am sure they repeat themselves a 1,000 times over the summer answering questions about bike rentals, carriage trail routes, how to catch the Island Explorer shuttle, which bike you want (comfort, hybrid, mountain bike), want a helmet or not. Just wanted to say these...More

Thank MemphisBBQ
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your positive comments, and we're glad you had a great time and got super service. Tourists are our livelihood and we try to make everyone feel welcome!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The full name of this business is Acadia Bike and Coastal Kayaking. We went here for an afternoon kayaking tour. Our tour guide (Bill) was great! He was friendly, informative and fun. The tour lasted about 2.5 hours. We kayaked around two islands. The waves...More

Thank KariMusic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rented a bike to tour the carriage trails: they were e very helpful in helping plan your ride by giving you a map, showing you suggestions, and telling you how to catch the bus to the park. Will use again.

Thank roaminginrome101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These folks rented us 5 bikes to ride the carriage paths in Acadia. The bikes were clean, in good repair, and fitted correctly. They gave us maps and instructions on how to get to the bike shuttle to Eagle Lake. The only drawbacks were that...More

1  Thank Machta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, the bikes were in good condition, brakes were functional and smooth...I ride very regularly and am proficient at both switching the gears, knowing what gears to rid in and fixing my bike when something goes wrong. One thing I've learned over the years is...More

5  Thank pazure
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was great! The staff were super helpful and friendly. We rented hybrid bikes and they were in great shape and the seats were very comfortable. Price was good, they had bike trail maps and provided insight on which routes had more inclines, views,...More

Thank Jucasz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I (we're in our 60's) rented bikes from here last week (I reserved mine online before we left). The women behind the desk were very pleasant and helpful. The young gentleman who gave us our bikes could not have been nicer! I'd...More

1  Thank yellowlab921
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These people want you to enjoy yourself! They will bend over backwards to accommodate you. There is a wide choice of scrupulously maintained bikes,

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

We aim to please! We're glad you were treated well at our shop and that you had good performance from your bikes. Thanks for the feedback.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Could not get past the customer service on the phone. Called to get information but man on the phone was very curt and cut me off more than once -- maybe he thought my sentence was too long as I was trying to be clear...More

Thank Mkcthc
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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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