With a city surrounded by gorgeous nature on all four sides, it’s no wonder why locals like staying active in San Sebastian.
If you’re in town, why don’t you join them? Renting bikes in San Sebastian is not only one of the most sustainable ways to see the city. You’ll get a great workout (to make up for all those pintxos you’ll be eating!) and experience the city through new eyes. This guide to renting bikes in San Sebastian will walk you through the best rental services and highlight a few of our favorite bike tours. Get ready to ride!
With a commitment to promoting sustainable tourism, Sanse Bikes has earned its great reputation as one of the top services for renting bikes in San Sebastian. They offer bikes for all types of cycling: city, mountain, road and more. Stop by their centrally located office, where their friendly and helpful staff will help you get acclimated as you rent your bike. They also offer free city maps and recommended itineraries for those who may not know their way around town yet.
Address: Alameda del Boulevard, 25
Bici Rent Donosti
With 16 years of experience renting bikes in San Sebastian, Bici Rent Donosti prides itself on being one of the best companies in the business. Their prices start as low as 5 euros an hour and include many great deals no matter how long you prefer to rent your bike for. They even rent motor scooters! Stop by their office in Gros near Zurriola Beach, or take advantage of their convenient hotel delivery service.
Address: Avenida Zurriola, 22
Kirol Musik, a locally owned shop where outdoor sports equipment and music stand side-by-side, is a true gem when it comes to renting bikes in San Sebastian. More than 20 years of experience in the business have established them as a respected leader in the sector. In addition to fairly priced bike rentals, they also rent out surfboards, body boards, longboards, wetsuits and more. They truly have everything you need for getting out and about in San Sebastian’s gorgeous natural surroundings!
Address: Zabaleta Kalea, 26
Basque Country Cycling
With offices in both San Sebastian as well as nearby Bilbao, the passionate team at Basque Country Cycling dedicates themselves to showing visitors how to explore the region as locals would. In addition to renting bikes in San Sebastian, they also take guests out on cycling tours in and around the city. These guys truly know their stuff when it comes to cycling. They can answer any question you throw at them with regards to what routes to take, how to get there, and how to make the most of your ride.
Address: Jose Miguel Barandiaran, 24
Want to go beyond renting bikes in San Sebastian? At La Bicicleta, you’ll find way more than just your average everyday bicycles. They also rent out electric bikes, tandems, Segways and even electric scooters for elderly guests. Their inclusive philosophy and friendly, supportive team make them one of the best rental companies in town. If you’d rather not go it alone, they even offer some great cycling tours of the city.
Address: Calle Reyes Católicos, 14Want our insider’s guide to eating in San Sebastian? Just add your email address in the form below!
Life is too short to speak one language and stay in one place. In 2015, this philosophy took her from familiar Ohio to sunny southern Spain. Usually drinking tinto de verano, reading Lorca, or attempting to dance flamenco (not all at once). Follow her blog, Viatic Couture, for more.