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Important information about rent a bike

Insurance

The bike is not insured, spanish insurancecompanies will not insure rental bikes. So the bike is your responsibility if it is stolen or damaged. Please cheque with your insurancecompany before you come. Some have also insurance in their creditcard. Dont leave the bike at the street or outside restaurants unguarded. Have it also inside your apartment both in night and day. If the bike is stolen you must give a report to Guardia Civil. GC in Torrevieja have english translator from 9.00.

Delivery

We deliver and pickup the bike at your place. That is included in the price. Normally every days in the week. It is important that you give us a correct address, with streetname, number and city. If we shall deliver the bike the same day as you come we must have your flightdetails. If you give us seatheight(cm from center crank to top saddle along the saddletube) we will adjust the bike before we come. Please have your telephone on when you are waiting for the bike.

Payment

We will have payment for the bikerental when we deliver the bike. We have a bankterminal with us so you can use your creditcard. We can also take cash.

Bike maintenance

The bike is delivered with oil for sunny and dry conditions on the chain. If you have rain on your stay we recommend that you use some oil on the chain. Bikewash is included, but if very dirty we recommend that you wash it and use some oil. The rust is coming fast here. Please handle the bike as it was yours.

Accidents

If you need medical help call emergency number 112, they speak English. If problems with the bike call us on 0034 693712495. We will try to help you as fast as possible.

Routes

You can get maps from us with suggestions of routes from your place. You can also go to Kjell Storerud`s profile on Strava. You find some routes also under Routes. We have also a Costa Blanca map for sale.

Someone to bike with

It is several groups in the area which bike together. In Villa Martin(Orihuela Costa) it is Grupo La Zenia. Go to their website for info. In Benijofar it is Amigos del ciclismo. Their website. It is cyclists from different countries and they have groups with different levels.

Traffic

It is heavy traffic on the main roads, but quite on the smaller roads. Saturday and Sunday have less traffic. We never use the coastway N-332. It is a lot of canalroads in the area with almost no traffic.

Bike shops

It is several bikeshops in the area. In Torrevieja you have Bikemania, Interbike and Ciclos Asequion. In Almoradi you have Bicicosta.

Weather

The Spanish weather you can follow here on El Tiempo.

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