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Afan Valley Bike Shed

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Great guided mountain bike session

My two sons (17 and 13) had a three-hour ride with Ben and his team on Tuesday 10th July. From... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Sarah M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Great bike shop

Ben and his team run a great set up with everything you'll need for a days biking in the... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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15 Jul 2018
“Great guided mountain bike session”
3 Jun 2017
“Great bike shop”
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Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre, Port Talbot SA13 3HG, Wales
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

My two sons (17 and 13) had a three-hour ride with Ben and his team on Tuesday 10th July. From start to finish they were professional, safety conscious and fun. Whilst I went off for a walk with other family, my boys had a blast...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Ben and his team run a great set up with everything you'll need for a days biking in the forest! Now if they can only work on getting that cafe open at normal times it would be perfect!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank GarethSheppard
Reviewed 20 April 2017

my and my 11 year old son hired 2 mountain bikes for cycling across 2 days. It was a nice place. Our bikes were quickly sorted out and we choose two different bikes across both days. Over all a good experience and will definitely go...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Hari V
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I have had a lot of problems with my bike in the past and also wanted a lot of upgrades brilliant service has lots of advice and great prices and great brands I will be buying my next bike from here definitely

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Morgan M
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

First time at a trail centre and really enjoyed the experience. Some real challenging riding and could really have done with a full sus bike rather than my hard tail. Area is also excellent for wilderness riding and single tracks Would happily return for more

Date of experience: July 2015
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Why fly away when we have all this wonderful countryside around, and how better to see it than a leisurely bicycle ride through little Switzerland the Afan valley. You don't even need to take a bike because the bike shed will hire you one for...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Done a lot of road cycling but new to mountain biking. A friend recommended Ben at Afan Valley Bike Shed and I booked a days lesson and guiding on 20th October. Communication was great throughout. Ben was really friendly and helpful. We split the day...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Duff B
Reviewed 30 July 2015

In the heart of the forest Afan Valley Bike Shed is the at ideal start point for forest trails.Really good bikes ,friendly and knowledgeable staff.My wife and I ,our 15 yr old and 12 yr old had a traffic free day riding the scenic Rheillfford...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 2149jamesb
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Hired a full-suspension Marin for a day on the Saturday. Ben had one of the right size ready. Had some problems with a peddle on the first circuit of the day but this was sorted while we had a fab lunch at the visitor centre,...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank R1762MAbrianm
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Amazing bike shop. It has everything you need and loads of stuff you dont need!! Ha Ha! Very good pricing, If you need something, just buy it here! Also has a great selection of bikes to hire - Good top end bikes too! Really friendly...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Caroak33
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