Cotswold Bike Hire


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.

Cyclist

Mobile Service (Hire bikes delivered to you)

Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton Cycles (see main listing under Bourton in the Water) – delivers within Bibury-Winchcombe-Chipping Campden

Chipping Norton

TY Cycles www.tycycles.co.uk 07850 361146, 01608 642765 – covers most of Cotswolds

Somerford Keynes

Go by Cycle (see main listing under Cotswold Water Park (Somerford Keynes)) – delivery charge per mile

Stroud

The Bike Works (see main listing under Stroud) – delivery charge per mile

Hire Centres

Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton Cycles, 2 Bourton Link Bourton Industrial Park, GL54 2HQ. 01451 822323 or 07917 643596 www.bourtoncycles.co.uk

Hartwells Cotswold Cycle Hire, High Street, GL54 2AJ. 01451 820405 www.hartwellscotswoldcyclehire.uk

Bath

Bath and Dundas Canal Co, Brassknocker Basin, Dundas Aqueduct, Monkton Combe, BA2 7JD, 01225 722292, www.bathcanal.com

Bradford on Avon

Towpath Trail Hire@TT Cycles, Frome Road, BA15 1LE 01225 867187 www.ttcycles.co.uk

Bristol

Webbs of Warmley, 14 High Street, Warmley, BS15 4ND. 0117 9673676, www.webbsofwarmley.co.uk

The Bristol Cycle Shack, 28 Midland Road, BS2 0JY. 07816 934483, www.bristol-cycle-shack.co.uk

Jake’s Bikes, 6A Haymarket Walk, BS1 3LN. 0117 329 7363, www.jakesbikes.co.uk/hire/

Black Boy Hill Cycles, 180 White Ladies, BS8 2XU. 01179 731420 or 01179731420, www.blackboycycles.co.uk

Chippenham (Lacock)

History on your Handlebars, The Barn, Notton Park, Lacock, SN15 2NG. 01249730013 or 07855810320, www.historyonyourhandlebars.co.uk

Chipping Campden

Cycle Cotswolds, The Volunteer Inn, Lower High Stree, CGL556DY. 01789720193, www.cyclecotswolds.co.uk

Chipping Nortonsee mobile service section

Cheltenham

Compass Holidays, Old Royal Mail Store, Cheltenham Spa Railway Station, Behind 280 Gloucester Road, GL51 7AG. 01242 250642, www.compass-holidays.com (They do hire to the general public as well as those on their organised tours)

Cotswold Water Park (Somerford Keynes)

Go-By-Cycle, Tall Trees, Water Lane, Somerford Keyes, GL7 6DS. www.go-by-cycle.co.uk, 07970 419208 01285 862152 (mobile service also available)

Lechlade (Filkins)

Cotswold Woollen Weavers, Filkins, Lechlade, GL7 3JJ. 01367 860 660, www.cotswoldwoollenweavers.co.uk/bicycle%20hire.html

Moreton in Marsh

The Toy Shop, High Street, GL56 0AD, 01608 650 756 (Closed Tues and Sun – hybrid bikes only) www.thetoyshopmoreton.co.uk

Oxford

Bainton Bikes, 78 Walton Street, OX2 6EA. 01865 311610, www.baintonbikes.com

Slimbridge

Slimbridge Boat Station, Shepherds Patch, 01453 899190

Stonehouse

Mo’s Bike Shed, Bonds Mill Estate, GL10 3RF 07738055479, www.mosbikeshed.co.uk

Stroud

The Bike Works, Frogmarsh Mill, South Woodchester GL5 5ET. 01452 872824, www.thebikeworks.co.uk (Closed Sun/Mo – mobile service also available)

Stroud (Painswick)

Painswick Pedals, Painswick Rococo Garden, Painswick, GL6 6TH. 01452 813204, www.painswickpedals.co.uk (Electric bikes only)

Stratford

Stratford Bike Hire, Railway Carriages, The Greenway, Seven Meadows Road, Old town, CV37 6GR. 07711 776340 stratfordbikehire.com

Or if you’re looking further afield, why not try the folks at Cycle Hire info who cover the whole of the UK.