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Exceeded expectations

This was our MTB experience and the weather was just awful. But we still had a really great day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martine P
Bike hire

Awesome bikes. Friendly service. Staff came and rescued us when we got into a pickle. Lost our map... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kylie S
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“Exceeded expectations”
2 weeks ago
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The trails are set in beautiful Otway ranges near the Great Ocean Road and are a showcase of flowing, undulating single track that will provide a great experience for any rider regardless of their abilities. Our hire fleet was selected to be the...more
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33 Grant St, Forrest, Victoria 3236, Australia
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+61 448 843 236
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our MTB experience and the weather was just awful. But we still had a really great day thanks to Sandy and Paula! Communication and attention to our needs was exceptional. I highly recommend this place.More

Thank Martine P
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Martine. So glad to see you folks get out on the trails on our bikes. Kudos to you all for heading out in that sort of weather too . We're really pleased you enjoyed our services and hope we see you again when you're...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome bikes. Friendly service. Staff came and rescued us when we got into a pickle. Lost our map, got a bit geographically displaced as the afternoon was getting on. Highly recommend this company and the bike riding in Forrest itself. Had a fantastic day!!! We’ll...More

Thank Kylie S
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kylie. Glad we could help you out and ticked a few of the boxes for you. Remember you're never entirely geographically displaced, you are always somewhere. We'd love to see you folks again, hopefully not too far in the distant future. Sandy & Paula

Reviewed 13 June 2018

Great mountain bikes for the Forrest tracks, perfect location to pick up bikes and just ride to tracks. Staff provided great insight on what tracks were good and what to try (based on experience level) - really helped decide what tracks to do. Lovely, warm...More

Thank Meghangb
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thanks so much for the positive feedback. I'm really pleased that we were able to help out and that our local knowledge of the trails was so well appreciated. See you again sometime soon

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Sandy and Paula made it really easy for us to provide a wonderful MTB experience for our students. They went above and beyond to make sure that each student had a bike that suited them. Bikes were all exceptionally well maintained and the kids had...More

Thank Allan H
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you so much for the feedback. We were pretty stoked that you gave us a chance at being a provider for your group. Lookung forward to working with you again in the near future.

Reviewed 11 April 2018

This was my second visit and once again I had a wonderful time. Making a booking was easy via the website....just a few clicks and I was done. Paula was really helpful when I came to pick my bike up. The bike was in good...More

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Paula S, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thanks for your review Nadine. Glad to hear that our booking system worked well and was easy to use. Great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and loved our wonderful trails. Look forward to seeing you here again soon. Paula

Reviewed 7 April 2018

We hired 4 bikes 2 for couple and 2 for my friends. I am doing this first time in Australia, I got bit of experience on biking in India but never gone in to Forrest to do the trails. My first time experience was amazing...More

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Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you so much for the feedback. We are so glad you enjoyed your adventure on our trails and that you appreciated the quality of our bikes. Come back again anytime.

Reviewed 24 March 2018

We hired a couple of bikes and went riding on the trails. The day was really good fun, service was excellent and the trails were easy to follow. Would highly recommend this to anyone who goes to Forrest. The bikes were also excellent quality.

Thank H M
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thankyou for the great feedback Hugh. We aim to please so we're quite chuffed to hear you had a great day. Hope to see you again some time soon

Reviewed 24 March 2018

I’ve been riding in Idaho, USA for about 10years and looking forward to an Aussie mountain bike adventure. This was perfect! Sandy and Paula were. Very accommodating and the bike, a 29er hard tail was well matched for the trails. Im a bit older than...More

Thank John G
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Hi John. So pleased to hear you had a ball and enjoyed the ride and the scenery. We were very stoked we could sort you out with a bike on the day. The trails have been copping a bit of trash from the high winds...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

The bikes we hired where fantastic, the service was faultless. The experience unforgettable. This is the second time we have used Forest Hire Bikes and are already planning our next. This is the best way to get into mountain biking without the cost. We love...More

Thank Anton S
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thanks Anron. Its been a pleasure meeting your crew and getting them out on the trails. Look forward to seeing you again in the not so distant future Sandy

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Something that was just so unexpected to run into this cute little town with an amazing bike store to compliment the awesome fun tracks to ride around. The staff were super helpful and friendly! I've been a bike fanatic all my life and these bikes...More

Thank Michael S
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Michael. So pleased to hear you such a great time and found our bikes so much fun. Hope to see you again sometime soon.

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