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The American Bicycle Rental Company

318 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA 70112
+1 504-324-8257
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Best part of our trip!

Wonderful people and attentive instructors. We decided to see City Park, cemeteries and parts of... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Holly Springs, North Carolina
Great bike tour

Laura was a wonderful guide. She was very patient with us novice bike riders. She was very... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Maggie O
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Look no further, you've found what you are looking for. American Bicycle Rental is a local, family owned business - we are not a national chain. Bike Rental is our business - we strive to give our customers the best possible bicycling experience that money can buy. We provide helmets, locks, baskets, lights for night riding and the best cycling map in the city for FREE! We offer the highest quality, most reliable bike rentals in New Orleans - check out our reviews across the web and see for yourself. There are cheaper rentals in town but as the old saying goes, you get what you pay for. We have the only secure indoor facility in the city for 24-hour self-returns. ALL of our bikes are made in the U.S.A. - not just a few. Do yourself a huge favor and rent one of our top-notch bikes, you'll be glad that you spent the extra couple of bucks for a quality ride and superior equipment!
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“rented bikes” (36 reviews)
“these guys” (28 reviews)
“city park” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
318 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA 70112
French Quarter
+1 504-324-8257
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Wonderful people and attentive instructors. We decided to see City Park, cemeteries and parts of the city we would not have by walking alone. The bikes let us see more things than what we had planned. NOLA is respectful of cyclists and have special lanes...More

Thank Mwyrenn
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Laura was a wonderful guide. She was very patient with us novice bike riders. She was very informative and I learned a lot about NO that I did not know. And lots of interesting tidbits. Loved her and would definitely recommend American Bicycle and Laura...More

Thank Maggie O
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

American Bicycle Rental Company is fabulous! This family-owned business is long on excellent service, quality American-made bikes and friendly smiles. And their bicycle trail map of New Orleans marks the best places around town for dining, dancing, sight-seeing & drinking - a real keeper!

1  Thank lorrisworld
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We rented bikes for the day - rode around Arts District and Garden District. Great service great bikes - highly recommend

2  Thank RWG2013
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Veteran owned and operated a true fist class operation. From reception to return I was very pleased with the entire staff. The location was within walking distance of most area hotels. The bike was set to my needs prior to take off into the city....More

2  Thank fred m
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Great customer service! Bikes are basically what you learned to ride on... Foot brakes, heavy frame, cushy seat... But NOLA is super flat, so they get the job done. Bike came with a nice map, a lock and a basket. Great way to get out...More

1  Thank Erika S
AmericanBikeRentalCo, General Manager at The American Bicycle Rental Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Hi Erika S, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with our company! We made sure to account for our riding environment here in New Orleans and went with Custom-Made American Steel frame bicycles. You can feel the difference when navigating the bumpy...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

We were staying in the French Quarter and rented bikes to check out the Garden District. The bikes were in great shape and very reasonable to rent. They came with helmets and locks. If you wanted the bikes for after hours you were able to...More

1  Thank Cathy W
AmericanBikeRentalCo, General Manager at The American Bicycle Rental Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Hi Cathy W, Thank you for taking the time to review our company! We take great pride in our product and try to ensure that our customers get the very best of what we have to offer. We hope to be of service to you...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We follow the recommendation of a hotel concierge and rented two bikes for four hours from this professional bike rental shop. We have been renting bikes in many cities around the world. I have to admit these folks are professional. They know the routes, they...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The incredibly easy setup and supportive staff will get you on your bicycle in no time! Providing useful maps to assist with your journeys around the city (including helpful routes to and from City Park), these guys are highly recommended - and cycling around the...More

1  Thank Erin G
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Easy to get to from French Quarter. Great bikes very suitable for cycling around New Orleans as so flat. We cycled around the whole city for the 8 hour hire, from French Quarter to Audoban Park, up to City Park then back to French quarter....More

1  Thank Rebecca P
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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18 May 2015|
Response from Rab2 | Reviewed this property |
Address: 325 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70112 Phone:(504) 324-8257 Yes there are baskets on all bikes. Have fun.