Cycle shops and cycle hire

Here's where you can buy or hire bikes and get them repaired in the area.

Cycle Hire

Hut 55 Bikes, Deal
Hut 55, Marine Road, Deal CT14 7DN

Ideally situated on the beach and on a cycle route (National Route 1) by Walmer Sea Scout Hut, you can cycle all the way to historic Sandwich along the stunning Ancient Highway or head to St Margaret’s Bay and Dover. Edging your way along the stunning coastline, take in the sea views and explore more of the lovely towns, castles and the historic landmarks en route with minimal road cycling, which makes it ideal for families.

Hut 55 offers bike and electric bike hire by the hour, day or longer and has adults' and kids’ peddle bikes available, along with child seats and trailers. The hut is also a cafe, so not only can you hire bikes you can also buy something delicious before you set off!

Park Cycles, Deal
22a Park Street, Deal CT14 6AG

Deal’s newest cycle shop, family run with over 30 years experience providing cycle services in nearby Ramsgate, with various hire options including electric bikes.

Betteshanger Park, Deal
Sandwich Road, Deal CT14 0BF

Hire a wide range of bikes and cycle helmets for use within the park. There is a smooth, traffic-free 3-km tarmac track, perfect for road cycling and families, and 10km of off-road mountain biking trails. There is also a gravel path around the circumference of the park which is the perfect opportunity to see the park and its surroundings.

Dover Bike Network, Dover

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, this E-bike hire scheme gives people the flexibility to pick up a bike from Dover bike shelters and drop at another. From late spring 2024, there will be a mix of bikes available from five sites:

  • Dover Market Square
  • Dover seafront
  • Dover Castle coach park
  • Dover Priory train station 
  • White Cliffs of Dover National Trust Visitor Centre
A bicycle on a shingle beach, with the rider walking towards the sea in the distance and a few boats.
Bring your own bike, buy or hire one here, contact the suppliers listed if you need any repairs.

Cycle Sales & Repairs

2 North Barrack Road, Walmer, Deal CT14 7DS

T: 01304 374444

Cycle sales, spare parts, repairs and accessories. Situated near Walmer Green and the National Cycle Network 1.

Locks of Sandwich Cycles
28 King Street, Sandwich CT13 9BT

T: 01304 617161

Located in the heart of Sandwich town, not far from Sandwich Station, Locks offers a wide range of bikes, clothing and accessories. They support new and novice riders looking to start out on a new adventure through to the experienced and competitive athlete. They have experienced mechanics providing an honest approach to bike servicing and repairs, catering for small adjustments through to bike builds. 

The Roost, Ratling Road, Aylesham CT3 3HL

T: 01304 840673

Sprockets has a fully equipped workshop providing a comprehensive range of servicing and repairs for all types of bicycles. Whether it's a child's first bike, your daily commuter bike, a weekend MTB Full-Sus shredder or a fully loaded carbon 'flying machine', they have your bicycle service, repair and upgrade needs covered.

Cycle Tech
Mobile repairs

T: 07768 570068

Offers a range of bicycle mobile repairs, maintenance, servicing and wheel building for all makes and types of bikes. Fully equipped mobile workshop will come to you and carry out the repairs and servicing on your doorstep.