These are all the places I’m aware of that do cycle hire in or near to the Cotswolds, listed in alphabetical order by main town name. If you own a cycle hire business and yours isn’t listed or you wish to update your details – please do get in touch and I’ll update the list.
Cycle Hire Centres
Bath and Dundas Canal Co, Brassknocker Basin, Dundas Aqueduct, Monkton Combe, BA2 7JD, 01225 447276, www.bath-narrowboats.co.uk/
Bradford on Avon
Towpath Trail Hire@TT Cycles, Units 6-8 Elm Cross Business Park, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2AY, 01225 867187, www.ttcycles.co.uk/
Webbs Cycle Shop, Bath Road, Willsbridge, BS30 6EE. 0117 932 5763, www.webbscycleshop.co.uk
The Bristol Cycle Shack, 25 Oxford Street, Temple Quay, Bristol, BS2 0QT. 0117 955 1017 www.bristolcycleshack.co.uk
Black Boy Hill Cycles, 180 White Ladies Road, BS8 2XU. 01179 731420 or 01179731420, www.black-boy-cycles.co.uk
Chipping Norton – TY Cycles Unit 11 Worcester Road Trading Park, Chipping Norton, OX7 5XW, 01608 238150 www.tycycles.co.uk (will also deliver by prior arrangement)
the bicycle hub,278 Gloucester Road, Cheltenham Spa Railway Station, GL51 7AG. 01242 231690 www.bicycle-hub.co.uk
Cotswold Woollen Weavers, Filkins, Lechlade, GL7 3JJ. 01367 860 660, https://www.cotswoldwoollenweavers.co.uk/bicycle%20hire.html
Far Peaks, 1 The Hayloft, Far Peak, Northleach, Gloucestershire, GL54 3AP, 01285 700 370, www.cotswoldbikehire.co.uk/hire-centre
Oxford (and various locations in the Cotswolds)
Walton Street Cycles, 78 Walton Street, OX2 6EA. 01865 311610, www.baintonbikes.com Order via a mobile app to various locations in the Cotswolds. Despite the image shown, they do hire hybrid and touring bikes, not just city ones!
Adventure Bike Hire (Slimbridge) The Black Shed, Shepherds Patch, GL2 7BP 01453 899609 www.adventurebikehireslimbridge.co.uk
Stratford Bike Hire, Railway Carriages, The Greenway, Seven Meadows Road, Old town, CV37 6GR. 07711 776340 stratfordbikehire.com