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Acadia Bike

48 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1832
+1 800-526-8615
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Great Experience

We rented bikes here to ride around the carriage roads in Acadia. The process to rent was very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
uubrad
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Tennessee
Extremely accommodating

I rented bikes from Acadia Bike for two consecutive days, they had an impressively sized fleet and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hon Wing L
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“bike shop” (18 reviews)
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48 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1832
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+1 800-526-8615
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We rented bikes here to ride around the carriage roads in Acadia. The process to rent was very quick - even though there were several groups here renting bikes, they had a sufficient number of employees working to make sure the line moved quickly. They...More

Thank uubrad
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your kind comments, and we are happy that our emphasis on good customer service makes people happy!

Reviewed 5 days ago

I rented bikes from Acadia Bike for two consecutive days, they had an impressively sized fleet and had different styled bikes of all sizes. I am somewhat short in nature and they had the perfect bike with a lower seat for me. Headwear was recommended...More

Thank Hon Wing L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rented bikes for ½ day (4 hours) and Acadia Bikes had a very quick check-in process that got us out on the carriage roads in no time. :) The shop is located 1 block from the Bike Shuttle stop, which has frequent times. Would...More

Thank Lyndsay L
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your positive comments, and we're glad you got in and out of our shop quickly. We believe in great customer service!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This seems to be Bar Harbor's main bike rental place. Prices were a bit high for a half day, but the process was easy and efficient. The bikes were all in very good condition, and quite comfortable since we chose hybrids. (You have a choice...More

1  Thank kbb202
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad you had a good experience at our shop and appreciate the positive feedback. Thanks.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hope I've got the right place here as we booked this tour through the cruise ship (RCL Grandeur of the Seas). We booked the mountain bike tour of Acadia and it was stunning. The 2 girls who led the tour were lovely, and the...More

Thank Dave W
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're glad you enjoyed your shore excursion bike tour. Acadia has great beauty and biking is a great way to see it. Thanks for your comments.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the advice of fellow Trip Advisor folks and rented bikes from Acadia Bike. We reserved them in one day in advance. They were incredibly helpful in setting the reservation, recommending routes on the Carriage Trails and then finding us great bikes to use....More

Thank violetsnpansies
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Our experience with Acadia Bike was excellent! We did not have a reservation but were able to walk in late morning and get two bikes. Note, there were no cruise ships in town this day. They got us fitted with bikes and on the road...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We rented four bikes and kept two of them overnight. The process for selecting bikes was very straightforward. All of the bikes were in good condition and rode smoothly. Helmets and locks were also available. As a side note it's very easy to take the...More

Thank mefranzen
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

We're always glad to receive feedback, and we're happy you had a good experience with us. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 6 August 2017

I am sure they repeat themselves a 1,000 times over the summer answering questions about bike rentals, carriage trail routes, how to catch the Island Explorer shuttle, which bike you want (comfort, hybrid, mountain bike), want a helmet or not. Just wanted to say these...More

1  Thank MemphisBBQ
Glenn T, Owner at Acadia Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks for your positive comments, and we're glad you had a great time and got super service. Tourists are our livelihood and we try to make everyone feel welcome!

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The full name of this business is Acadia Bike and Coastal Kayaking. We went here for an afternoon kayaking tour. Our tour guide (Bill) was great! He was friendly, informative and fun. The tour lasted about 2.5 hours. We kayaked around two islands. The waves...More

Thank KariMusic
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eclaire705
29 July 2017|
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Response from Glenn T | Property representative |
We recommend reservations, and will be happy to help you with that if you'll call us at 800-526-8615. You can also book online.
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IslandLady76
3 April 2017|
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Response from GAWhit | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in that morning and rented bikes for the day. it was about $25 pp for the day
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