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2 weeks ago
“Lots of bicycles ”
4 Jun 2018
“Great experience! Would use again!”
Galveston Largest Rental Shop on the Island. Open 7 days a week. Sales - Service - Rentals Whether your looking to rent or buy a bicycle, we have a fantastic selection of bicycle and accessory to choose from.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1808 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8027
+1 409-762-2453
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of old and new bikes for sale. They also rent bicycles out. Very nice and knowledgeable sales personnel.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mmh3708
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

My son and I rented bicycles this morning and had no problems at all. They have parking out front (free) so you don’t have to Uber or taxi. They were fast, gave good information and were reasonably priced ($25 each for the whole day). We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ericsrx
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Excellent walking and bike path along sea wall. Wanted to rent bicycles for 1-2 hours. Good selection of bikes. Service was quick and friendly.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank BikeWMa
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I just bought a bike from here after visiting several outlets in the same day. The staff here was knowledgeable about the equipment and very good at explaining options. No pushy sales tactics and they even let me take a few bikes for test drives...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Jacob G
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I was on a bicycle vacation. I arrived in Galveston in the late afternoon. Sean dropped everything to make an adjustment to my derailleur. I wanted some bicycle shoes but they don't stock them. Sean actually called some stores on my route and made inquiries...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank James M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The experience of riding bikes on the seawall was really great. I rented seven bikes for our group and we thoroughly enjoyed actually riding bikes on the seawall. If you have smaller children the bikes here will all be too big. I would think anyone...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank snowmanwander
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Other bike rental spots in town are only there to rent you a surrey for an hour. These guys are a full service, year round bicycle shop. I felt good supporting a true local business. There were plenty of types of bikes to choose from,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 508EllenCee
bikegods, Owner at Island Bicycle Company, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you for the Biz..

Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We damaged the brakes on my wife's bike and needed a knowledgeable trustworthy shop. Sean helped us out and they completed the repair the same morning we dropped it off. Fast and reasonable repairs, we were very pleased!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Joseph F
bikegods, Owner at Island Bicycle Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Thank you for stopping by.

Reviewed 31 March 2016

My grandsons wanted to rent a surrey while in Galveston. After 15 minutes we were looking at our watch wondering how much time was left of the one hour of rental time. For 4 people it was $25 which I guess was worth it. Only...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank houstonnative47
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Best shop on the island! Repairs dept and rental dept is great too!!! The guys are always so helpful! Best variety of bells/ baskets and all cool bike accessories!

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank jackin2016
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