Our fleet of hire bikes are all less than 2 years old and are maintained to industry standards by Cytech approved Mechanics.


Bikes are available to hire for a day, weekend or week(s).

All bike hires include:
• Rider helmet
• Emergency repair kit
• Local area map


Pre-booking is strongly recommended


Day Hire is offered from our East Bergholt Hire Centre.


Delivery & Collection Service to your holiday accommodation or a local train station is available 365 days a year, by advance arrangement.


Standard Bike













Rugged all terrain bikes, great for exploring on road, trails, stoney beaches and of course off-road. These models are have 26” wheels, v-brakes, 21+ gears and lock-off suspension.

Ladies and Gents frames available in frame sizes to suit riders from 4’8” to 6’3”
(142cm - 193cm)
Standard Bike Plus



Comfy, touring bikes ideal for gentle exploring around town and country roads
& lanes. These bikes benefit from higher geometry allowing an upright ride position and great for taking in the sights. Various models in stock with gel seats, 700c wheels, V-brakes, 21+ gears, mudguards, kickstand and pannier racks.


Ladies and Gents frames available in sizes
to suit riders from 4’8” to 6’5” (142cm - 198cm)

Electric Bikes



Pedelec / Peddle Assist bikes with a
max range of 40 miles (subject to power consumption and terrain).  Min rider
age 14 yrs old.  Ladies and Gents frames. 


Min 3 day hire for delivered / collected.  


Premium Cyclo Cross - Roux 2300



Offroad performance in a road style and
with a geometry between MTB and Road.
These bikes benefit from Shimano STI gear index shifter control,  Shimano Acera rear gear, Triple chainset (28/38/48), Wide ratio 11/32 rear cassette, Triple chamber rims, extra deep padded saddle and Cantilever brakes.
Premium Mountain Bike - GT



GT’s Karakdam 29er XC with Suntour XCM-V3-MLO, 29", 100mm Lockout suspension, Shimano SL-M310, Rapid Fire shifters, Shimano Acera, FD-M360 Front mech, Shimano, Alivio, RD-M430 Rear mech, Suntour XCT-V2 chainset with 42/32/22 tooth chainrings, Shimano CS-HG31-8, 11/32 tooth, 8 Speed cassette, 24 gears


Premium Road Bike - Roux R7



Train or race with the ROUX R7 it has many class leading features and is a bike for riders who demand performance and style.  The R7 has traditional double compact chainrings (50-34), 8 speed shimano cassette at the rear (12-25), Shimano STI integrated gear levers with Shimano 2300 front and rear.


Tandem Bikes



Because some things are just better shared! We keep Adult + Child and Adult + Adult Tandems in MTB or Hybrid styles at both our Mersea and East Bergholt Hire Centres.

Pre-booking essential. 

Min 3 day hire for delivery / collection.

Childs Bike


children'S  bike

20” & 24" wheels with v-brakes and multiple gears.  Suitable for children aged 7 - 12 years old and able to ride without stabilisers.  Can be paired with a trailgator for family rides that might push the younger riders endurance.


Premium Road Bike - Roux R7



These ingenious devices connect a child's 20” bike to an adults bike allowing children to participate in family rides independently, if and when the child finds the going to much, simply ‘connect’ to the adult bike ‘tow’ the child. 


Available with combined adult and child bike hires only.




TAg  - alongs

For children aged 4 - 6 who are either
not yet ready to ride a bike independently or would prefer to ride ‘in tandem’. 
Please note the maximum user weight
is 35kg.


Child Trailer


child  TRAILER

Suitable for one or two children
- max total load weight 45kg.


Child Seat



Max load weight of 21kg.


Adult Tandems
For Group rides
For the adventurer
For all ages

01206 700 707 


 CALL US: 01206 700 707 
 EMAIL: reservations@outdoorhirecentre.co.uk