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RentABike Ottawa

2 Rideau St. | Below Plaza Bridge, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8X5, Canada
+1 613-241-4140
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Ottawa's original since 1976. No one else is located on the pathway system. Bicycle rentals, guided tours, sales and service.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“great bikes” (8 reviews)
“road bike” (6 reviews)
“repair kit” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Rideau St. | Below Plaza Bridge, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8X5, Canada
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+1 613-241-4140
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I hired a road bike for the day. The service was excellent, help with the route I wanted to take. The bike came with water bottle holders and I was offered a choice of clip less or flat pedals. Great bike too! To round it...More

Thank Richard A
Harry M, Owner at RentABike Ottawa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to know you had a wonderful time. We enjoy your visit and passion. Harry and Jill

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although a bit tricky to locate with construction, their signage is visible and their location is perfect for canal access. We (8 of us) had helmet, bikes, locks in about 10 minutes. Their high-end bikes (Giant) are well-tuned and user friendly. There is a style...More

Thank heathercU4607BE
Harry M, Manager at RentABike Ottawa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We try to be efficient but have also to have fun with every larger group. After 35 years we know sizing and model selection. Staff and guides and guides all ride to 'work' along 250km of pathways (and some roads). Reconstruction of the old railway...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Filled out an order form on the website for a bike rental the next day, specified an aluminum road bike, 56 cm, said I would have my own pedals. Arrived at the appointed hour and they had my bike waiting for me. They installed my...More

Thank Contractpilot
Harry M, Owner at RentABike Ottawa, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thanks for your detailed comments and accuracy. Bikes are our passion. Harry

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Came down to Ottawa for a weekend visit and decided to rent a bike with my friend. We checked out a couple of places and by far this place has the best service and amazing selection. The staff is very friendly and provided us with...More

Thank Sergio Z
Harry M, Owner at RentABike Ottawa, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

We enjoyed your visit. Thanks, Harry

Reviewed 14 July 2017

We rented a tandem bike for the afternoon and it was great. When we got there the staff was very friendly and helpful. I had never rode tandem before so they made sure we could ride before we rented. Then they pre-autherised $200 on my...More

Thank SierraTP
Harry M, Owner at RentABike Ottawa, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Tandems are always take a little extra care during set up and fitting, Good to know it worked out for you. Harry

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Big selection of bikes right by the canal and reasonably priced. Very friendly and helpful staff. They basket was perfect for my phone, my map, etc. And water was just a dollar. The ride along the canal was awesome on an...More

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Harry M, Owner at RentABike Ottawa, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Gla to know our staff were 100% Harry

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Secretly hidden under the bridge you will find this tourist gem. There were ample number of bikes even towards the afternoon. For a great sightseeing trip plan to take the Rideau Canal bike path, which you will pass the historic Rideau Canal locks in action...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I'm a road cyclist and a racer in California. All I can say is that I found exactly what I was looking for. A fast/efficient service and a great carbon bike. They gave me a Giant (I ride a Pinarello) right to my size with...More

Thank matthieud188
Reviewed 19 June 2017

For many years we have included a RentABike tour on our grade nine trip to Ottawa and it has always been one of the highlights of the trip! Anyone who can handle two groups of 48 teenagers as efficiently as them deserves a tremendous amount...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 19 June 2017

If you're looking to rent a bicycle in Ottawa this is a great place to go. Located under the bridge along the rideau canal under the Chateau Laurier, this rental shop has a great variety of bikes to choose from and offered wonderful service. The...More

Thank Emmanuel C
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canadianites
23 July 2017|
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Response from Harry M | Property representative |
Yes we offer guided tours and rentals. We have trailers and trailabikes too.
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Athlene G
18 April 2017|
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Response from Harry M | Property representative |
You require a Visa or Master Card however once finished you can pay with cash or debit. Regards, RentABike.
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ldw39_12
9 August 2016|
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Response from Leigh61 | Reviewed this property |
I reserved online which made the checkout process faster; however it seemed like they had plenty of bikes so it's also probably OK not to reserve ahead of time. You don't have to prepay to reserve.
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