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Avalanche Algarve

Avenida da Liberdade 122 R/C, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-101, Portugal
+351 966 436 534
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Excellent experience, 5 star

Rented a road bike for a few days - excellent communication by email, great price, super local info... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Iandecmurphy
,
Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Avalanche bike

This is the place to go if you want to hire a bike! Price/value very good. The owner is very... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
perneel_s
,
Roeselare, Belgium
via mobile
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Know the Algarve by bycicle, on a top quality bike. Amazing roads and routes. Road or mountain: you choose we deliver!
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“road bike” (11 reviews)
“rent a bike” (4 reviews)
“small issue” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Avenida da Liberdade 122 R/C, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-101, Portugal
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+351 966 436 534
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rented a road bike for a few days - excellent communication by email, great price, super local info about some routes to travel, drop off and pick up service, bike in superb condition. I wouldn't hesitate to use Avalanche again or to recommend them to...More

Thank Iandecmurphy
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want to hire a bike! Price/value very good. The owner is very friendly and told me about the best routes to ride in the Algarve (and they were indeed beautiful). I hired a carbon race bike for...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2018

A great rental service from Avalanche Algarve. Easy email communication before I arrived and during my stay, as I had to change the number of rental days. Your drop-off/pick-up service is great and providing a track-pump is also very helpful to have when you’re away...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

I received an e mail from Rui while sat in the plane in Bristol warning me of extreme wind and asking if I wanted to delay delivery of our bikes by a day - totally unprompted and very helpful The bikes were delivered the next...More

Thank Steven T
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

We called into Avalanche Algarve looking for 2 MTBs for 3 weeks in early January. We spoke with Rui who showed us various bikes. From that moment we never looked back. Rui is a pure gentleman and very passionate about biking. He changed shoe cleats...More

Thank Frank T
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Just got back from a weeks triathlon training camp in Vilamoura/Quarteira. Hired bikes from Avalanche/Rui as this was recommended by a friend. Rui was excellent and the bikes were of a very good standard (full Ultegra) and looked to be brand new (one was even...More

Thank juliansheppard
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

I opened up communications with Rui a good few weeks before our trip and response times and clarity of communication was brilliant. On arrival to S.B.A we arrived promptly as agreed and everything was ready for us, we were given a brief overview on European...More

Thank Jon W
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Hired two road bikes from Avalanche in September. One of which was brand new and the other in A1 condition/ virtually new. Rui who dealt with all our correspondence was an ultimate professional and a general all round nice. guy We plan on making this...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

This is the second time I have hired both road and mountain bikes from Avalanche Bike Hire. I hired a Felt F4 Ultergra road bike and two mountain bikes for me and the missus. Great service, bikes delivered when they were promised, to the villa....More

Thank William F
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

I rented a Fuji F5 carbon road bike for a week with a view to riding around the Algarve from my base in Vilamoura. Rui delivered the bike on time complete with track pump, spare tube, multitool and saddle bag. He gave great guidance on...More

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