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Clew Bay Bike Hire and Outdoor Day Adventures

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Address: Distillery Road, Westport, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 98 24818
09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Clew Bay Bike Hire and Outdoor adventures are the premier bike hire...

Clew Bay Bike Hire and Outdoor adventures are the premier bike hire operator for the Great Western Greenway.

We are always where you need us when you need us.

We also provide guided sea kayaking tours on Clew Bay, Greenway to Seaway package which includes cycling the Greenway and return back to you base via a local fishing charter.

We have return or outbound shuttle services available to ensure you only do the sections of the trail that you choose.

Winner of the Mayo Business Awards 2015 "Best Tourism Activity Provider"

Listed in the top 100 attractions in Ireland 1 of only 2 in Mayo.

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A long ride but worthwhile

We chose Clew Bay Bike Hire based on the many positive reviews on TA. We arranged to cycle from Achill Sound back to Newport which is about 30 km. We were picked up by bus from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Brisbane Aus
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I gave this place a great review 2 years ago but sadly, things have changed. The cost of the cycle rental is still reasonable and it is great to get a lift out to the end of the Greenway. On arrival at Achill I was fitted out with a large framed bicycle and I went to take it for a... More 

Thank Moon159
Albury, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were nice but the bikes were very ordinary. We had a great day out doing the Westport to Achill Cycle Greenway cycle trail. Clew Bay Bike Hire offer a package whereby they take you out to Achill by bus and you ride back. This was all pretty efficient. But the bikes were not great and were pretty uncomfortable.... More 

Thank PamAlbury
Brisbane Aus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose Clew Bay Bike Hire based on the many positive reviews on TA. We arranged to cycle from Achill Sound back to Newport which is about 30 km. We were picked up by bus from the depot in Newport and driven out to Achill Sound. The staff are very helpful. Most of the track is off road with a... More 

Thank BuckBrisbaneAus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Hire bike today cycled the greenway westport to achill 42 km good quality bikes helmet hi vis vest included in price 25euro can be pick up or dropped along the route trail is off road 95% of it lots of places to stop and eat great views staff at bike hire very helpful will organised well worth doing cycling as... More 

Thank joemccarthy21
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Would highly recommend this company. Hired bikes and got dropped off at Achill. Then cycled back. They were very friendly and very organised. The bikes were in good working order. The trail was quiet and we had it mainly to ourselves.

Thank GooseLimerick
Hilltown, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We thought the service was brilliant! Very helpful and informative. Bikes where spot on. Route was fantastic with stunning views and spectacular scenery the entire way. We even had time for a nice couple of pints at the end to top it all off. Dave is a complete gentleman 👍

Thank MickyBrogan
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Best thing to do in the west. Myself and two other fourty somethings did this today it was very enjoyable very doable for all.

Thank maryr1970
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I used the bike rental service for a 42km one way route on the great western greenway from Westport to Achill sound with pick up by shuttle bus at the specified time. The guys looking after the service were professional, friendly and informative. The bikes were quality Giant machines and well suited to the terrain. I would be happy to... More 

Thank John M
Woodinville, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

My husband and I stopped in on a Saturday morning to reserve bikes for the following week. The woman on duty helped us choose the best weather day, section of the Greenway to ride, and the package best suited for us. She took all our info and a down payment. She seemed very knowledgeable and organized. When we arrived on... More 

Thank SMP59
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

My wife and I decided on a lark to take the Greenpath bike trip between Achill to Newport. We visited the shop on Sunday and the weather was nasty (rain AND heavy winds). The young woman who helped us encouraged us to do the ride the next day, and we're really glad we did. (There's no way to really predict... More 

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