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Bainton Bikes Cycle Hire & Tours

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Oxford is a beautiful city packed full of fascinating and historic architecture, spacious countryside, relaxing rivers & canals and has been (and continues to be) where many inspirational people have called home. We are very pleased to be able to...more
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78 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6EA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (me, my husband and our 2 boys, 9 and 11 yrs, we are from Holland) have had a morning tour with Steve. He was a very nice man and he knew a lot about Oxford, it was very interesting. It was great to learn...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour, Howard was our guide, he's brilliant. You discover very interesting aspects of Oxford.

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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Kevin organised a 7 day self guided cycle tour for us from the Thames source to Thames barrier. Kevin was very thorough in his preparation and information and we had a wonderful trip and learnt so much about the areas and the history. Kevin organised...More

Thank icklowp
BaintonBikes, Manager at Bainton Bikes Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback Peter, it was really good to see you again and a pleasure to build a bespoke holiday for you. Be sure to let us know when you're next in the area.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

My twelve year old son and I loved our cycle tour with Bainton Bikes. Everything was lovely - cycling around the town, along the river, through a nearby village and countryside. It's a great way to see this beautiful area and learn about its architectural,...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 11 September 2018

An extended six hour tour of the city was a birthday gift in the form of a prepaid voucher. Although it wasn't immediately clear from the website how to go about booking, a few emails sorted this out and the whole day turned out to...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2018

We were on a 2-3 hours guided tour of Oxford. The tour was great and our guide Howard was informative and good company. The bikes were very comfortable and we traveled at a speed to suit everyone.

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Knowing Oxford, I wanted to get out of the city and get in some kms preparatory to a few long-distance rides coming up. Bainton is, I think, the only place where you can rent a road bike, as I did, for 3 days. Their website...More

Thank Guy G
BaintonBikes, Manager at Bainton Bikes Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Glad to help you explore the area on two wheels. I'll be sure to let our magician Ben know!

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a 2/3 hour tour through Oxford (21 £ per person), and we thoroughly enjoyed it! Our tour guide was Rich, a great guy who knows the area inside out. He is from the area and shares many interesting stories and details, with pub...More

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BaintonBikes, Owner at Bainton Bikes Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Really pleased you enjoyed exploring the city by the best means!

Reviewed 16 June 2018

I went on a self guided tour, cycling the Cotswolds. The bike was in perfect condition and exactly what you would want for this type of touring. Directions each day were detailed and easy to follow . Many points of interest suggested from Abbeys to...More

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BaintonBikes, Manager at Bainton Bikes Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your kind review, really pleased you enjoyed your time with us

Reviewed 13 June 2018

We wanted to do a bit of cycling for a couple of days and chose here. Very helpful and kitted us out with the bikes. Felt very safe on the roads here, went to a few villages the first afternoon and to Blenheim Palace the...More

Thank Eileen57_10
BaintonBikes, Manager at Bainton Bikes Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Glad you had a lovely day!

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Joanna Catherin... S
11 October 2016|
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Response from BaintonBikes | Property representative |
Hello, sorry to of missed your question until today. We do not have anymore guided trips to the Cotswolds this year but the route and travel guide, with hotel bookings is available self guided. For more info send me an email... More
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