ride...

you wont wan't to stop...

Our hire bikes are all top-of-the-range Pashley parabikes. British-built and an absolute dream to ride… Ride doesn’t forget about the little ones – we have a fleet of Bobbin children’s bikes, or for the really little ones we have two-seated trailers. You can hire from our new shop at Margate station. Alternatively book over the phone in advance

first class service... first class bikes...

ride… is a new concept in bike hire for the Kent coastline. With our bespoke fleet of stunning powder blue Pashley bikes available on the Viking coastal trail from collection points in Margate. From the main hub at Margate train station, you are offered a new numbered quality bike, to begin your tour of the beautiful Thanet coastal scene from Margate to Birchington and beyond…likewise in the opposite direction to the breathtaking Botany Bay. Following the Viking Coastal Trail, you can enjoy a complete off road experience, an idyllic cliff top or beachside promenade, route to follow at your own pace.

The bike ‘basecamp at Margate Station, gives you two idyllic routes, of course both offering regular amenities, never more than 2 miles apart, should you need to rest, or refreshments, perhaps an ice cream at Westgate Bay, or a full pub lunch at the renowned Botany Bay Hotel or the Captain Digby. ride… doesn’t forget the little ones, with two brand new buggies for the smaller ones, and junior extension bikes – we have a fleet of Bobbin junior bikes all ready for your slightly older energetic adventurers!


If your not feeling energetic but wold still like to get out and explore the coast, why not rent one of our newly added electric bikes. With a 30-40 mile range you can comfortably cruise along the coastal trail with ease.
Cycles can also be collected from our cycle shop The Bike Shed on Canterbury Road, Margate, this partnership ensures that all of our bikes are maintained to the highest level.

ride with us...

From the main hub at the Margate Rail Station, you are offered a new numbered quality bike, to begin your tour of the beautiful Thanet coastal scene from Margate to Birchington and beyond…likewise in the opposite direction to the breathtaking Botany Bay.
Following our comprehensive guidance map, you can enjoy a complete off road experience, an idyllic cliff top or beachside promenade, route to follow at your own pace.
The bike ‘basecamp’ chosen at the Margate Rail Station , gives you two idyllic routes, of course both offering regular amenities, never more than 2 miles apart, should you need to rest, or refreshments, perhaps an ice cream at Westgate Bay, or a full pub lunch at the renowned Botany Bay Hotel or the Captain Digby.

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Margate Railway Station
Margate
Kent
CT9 5AD

T: 01843 423193
E: thebikeshedkent@gmail.com

Monday Closed
Tuesday 09:00 – 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 -17:00
Thursday 09:00 – 17:00
Friday 09:00 – 17:00
Saturday 09:00 – 17:00
Sunday 10:00 – 16:00

The Bike Shed Kent,
71 Canterbury Road,
Margate,
Kent,
CT9 5AS

T: 01843 228866 E: thebikeshedkent@gmail.com

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