Based  a Dedham Vale Vineyard, located  on the edge of  the Dedham Vale & Stour Valley AONB and the Essex Way  .   

 

Our  fleet of   'sightseeing' hire bikes and tandem bicycles are available to hire from 2 hours to  14 days.

 

Advance booking is available for hires of 0.5 days or longer, min 24 hours notice.  

 

Hourly hires are handled on a 'first come first served' basis and cannot be pre-booked.  

 

Delivered  bike hire   is  also available within the   area for hires of 2 days or longer.

 

Dedham   Vale   


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quiet Lanes

 

 Suggested   cycle   routes  from   Dedham  vale   cycle   hire:  

 

        Constables Country Highlights

      (full day  / flexible 25 mile route) 
 

                 

Tandem   Taster & Vineyard Grand  Tour

                (incl lunch or afternoon tea)

     

                                       Dedham  Vale  Explorer  

                              (15 / 30 / 45   mile routes)
 

 

opening  timeS:  

 

GETTING   TO  US:  

On Foot:   Find us on 'The Essex Way Footpath'

 

 

Car:   For SatNav please use  CO4 5TS  then follow Green Lane until you see the Vineyard.   Without SatNav, follow the A134 to Boxted,  then pick up the  brown 'Vineyard' tourist signs which will bring you to the vineyard door.

 

 

ADDRESS:

Dedham Vale  Cycle Hire c/o,   Dedham Vale Vineyard,  Green Lane, Boxted, Colchester, CO4 5TS

 

 

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

 

April  - October  2016

 

Monday  to Sunday,    9am - 5pm

 

ADVANCE BOOKING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Nayland
The Anchor
Orchard Farm Alpaca (open to visitors)
Vineyard Grand Tour
Tandem Taster Hire
Grand Tour Lunch, Tandem Taster Hire
Willy Lotts Cottage, Flatford
Stoke by Nayland

 

 PriceS:  

Comfy ADULT touring bikes
Selection of Tandems for 2 adults or Adult + Child

Standard+ Bikes for riders from 5ft to 6ft+     

       Hourly Hire: £12 first two hours then £4 per hour

       Half-Day*:  £12.50

       Daily Hire:   £25 1st day, £12 2nd day, then £6 per day

 

 

Tandem Bikes for two adults or adult with child:  

       Hourly Hire: £25 first two hours then £4 per hour

       Half-Day*:  £30

       Tandem Taster & Grand Tour: £70 for two people

       Daily Hire:   £60 1st day, £30 2nd day, then £15 per day

 

 

Tag-Along or Seat

         Hourly:      £7 for first two hours, then £2 per hour

         Half Day*: £7.50 

         Daily Hire: £10 1st day, £5 2nd day, £2.50 per day

 

 

* Half Day: AM = 09:00 - 12:30 / PM = 13:00 - 16:30

Explore the landscapes that  artists incl John Constable  with bikes hired from Dedham Vale Cycle Hire.  

 

The half day (c. 12 mile)  route   takes in 8  Places of Interest and  takes an average rider 2 hrs cycle allowing c 1 hour to stop off and explore  .

 

 

The full day (c. 25 mile) route   takes in 14 Place of Interest and takes an average rider  4 hours to cycle, allowing  .

 

 

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Discover scenic countryside, quiet lanes and hidden   corners of  the Dedham Vale & Stour Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty  with bikes hired from Dedham Vale Cycle Hire.  

 

The half day (c. 15 mile)  route   takes in

an average rider 2 hrs cycle allowing c 1 hour to stop off and explore  .

 

 

The full day (c. 30 / 45  mile) route    and takes an average rider  4 - 6   hours to cycle.

 

Download Routes here

 

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Treat yourself, or a loved one, to a unique experience:  

 

An hours tandem ride on quiet lanes, on your return join a hosted Grand Tour of the Vineyard with wine tasting and then settle down for a beautiful meal in the tasting barn. 

 

 

For morning guests your cycling begins at 10:00 with your Grand Tour at XX:XX and lunch at XX:XX

 

For afternoon guests, your cycling begins at 14:00 with your Grand Tour at XX:XX and Afternoon Tea at XX:XX

 

To book, please click here

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