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This Rental place is conveniently placed directly besides the station. The rental is easy and no... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
RaymondWooninck
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Vienna, Austria
Best way to get around for a day trip to Kamakura

Conveniently located near the train station and very reasonable. I paid Y1300 (no deposit needed... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2016
RM303
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Hong Kong, China
via mobile
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“Closes Early”
24 Aug 2016
“Fun Bike ride in a beautiful town!”
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Arrived ~20 minutes before 5PM, their stated closing time. The owner waved me away saying they were closed with no explanation. If you close before 5, your hours should reflect that.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank BrunkoBomba
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The 3 of us hired bikes for 4 hours for a great price and just rode around the beautiful town. Such a fun day! We saw some beautiful places and we finished off at the beach. It was early August so there were many young...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank ttraj71
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This Rental place is conveniently placed directly besides the station. The rental is easy and no deposit is required. The provided map does not show all the small roads, but will help you a lot in finding the temples and shrines. I hired two normal...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank RaymondWooninck
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Conveniently located near the train station and very reasonable. I paid Y1300 (no deposit needed - just sight of my passport ID details) for a bike with 6 gears. Bikes are not flashy but for this price it does the job very well. Front desk...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank RM303
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Good service and bike was fine- BUIT... We up-sold ourselves to mountain bikes, then rode past another shop about 500m away toward the beach which may well have been cheaper, bikes looked better. Kamakura is pretty flat, so probably didnt need all the gears -...More

Date of experience: October 2015
4  Thank Dee T
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Cycling to the Great Buddha hidden in lush mountain greenery, to the various water sports on the beach this place is mix of quirky shops, a bunch of serene temples are spread across this seaside mountain town. The cycle rental ideally located right next to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Ketki-Tarun
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Shop is next to the station and easily found. The people we dealt with on arrival and at the end could speak a little English (very friendly) and had some "standard phrases" on cards which proved interesting and entertaining !. Nevertheless they spoke enough to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank MKEL09
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Easy and convenient service, bikes not for large people. We took the bikes with gears, not supermodels but OK since distances are short in Kamakura.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank FrankIngeV
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

The rental shop is conveniently located right outside the train station (south). I recommend the highest priced electric bike (dendo jitensha) if you're going all day because the terrain is not flat. The electric bikes really heighten the pleasure of the experience and get you...More

1  Thank XYguy
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Easy to find, just 50m from the JR station entrance. Owner speaks a little English and options and prices are provided in English. There are bikes without gears, with gears, mountain bikes and electric bikes. Avoid the last if you intend to go up hills...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Itsmorning
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aayushrivastava
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Response from ttraj71 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice any kids bikes but you can try. We rode along the streets and felt safe but no helmets in Japan . Hope this helps. It's a gorgeous place.
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