Terms and Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF BIKE RENTAL SERVICE IN MALAGA

  • Bikes are to be picked up and dropped off at Malaga Bike Tours, Calle Trinidad Grund 5A or Calle Talavera 3,  29001 Malaga
  • Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult
  • Clients must show a photo ID, such as Passport or driver’s license. Alternatively, a cash deposit of 100€ can be left.
  • Clients must fill out a bike rental contract with contact details, sign and agree to full responsibility for damage to the bike, themselves or third parties, including stolen bikes
  • Cash payment is to be made before renting the bike
  • Refunds are not given if the client returns the bike before the agreed time on the contract
  • Client agrees that the bike is in perfect working order at the time of renting
  • Client agrees to lock the bike in a secure manner, for example, to a bike parking or post and in a well transited area
  • During the night, the bike must be locked in a secure, interior area. Under no circumstances can bikes be left on the street overnight.
  • Clients cannot use the bikes while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Clients are responsible for any damage caused to themselves and/ or other persons or property during the rental period.
  • In the case of accident or other unforeseen circumstances, the client is responsible for returning the bike to the Malaga Bike Tours office. We do not offer a rescue- service, although we will do everything we can to help in difficult situations.
  • Clients may take a repair kit for a deposit of 20€.
  • Any repair costs the client pays to other bike shops are not covered by Malaga Bike Tours.
  • If they are returned excessively dirty, a 5€ cleaning charge will be applied.
  • If clients return the bikes outside of MBT office hours, a 10€ late fee will be charged for every half hour past closing time.
  • If a rental bike is stolen, the client must pay the market value of the bike. No insurance company will cover bike rental companies for this type of theft. It is recommended that the client contract their own private travel insurance.

DAMAGE CITY BIKES

Slightly bent wheel 30 € each
Wheel damaged beyond repair 40 € each
Damaged or broken brake handles 20 € each
Damaged or bent handlebar 20 €
Damaged bent front fork  40 €
Lost lock and/or key 25 €
Lost or stolen seat and/or post 25 €
Lost or stolen bikes 400 €

DAMAGE TOURING/MOUNTAIN MTB/TANDEM BIKES

Slightly bent wheel 30 € each
Wheel damaged beyond repair 60 € each
Damaged or broken brake handles 30 € each
Damaged or bent handlebar 30 €
Damaged bent front fork  60 €
Lost lock and/or key 25 €
Lost or stolen seat and/or post 25 €
Lost or stolen bikes 450 €

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF BIKE TOURS IN MALAGA

  • A minimum of two people is required to run the City Bike Tour and the Alternative Malaga Ride when booking directly with Malaga Bike Tours.
  • A minimum of four people is required to run the Tapas Bike Tour.
  • A minimum of four people is required to run a private tour at adult rate. Private tour supplement is 10€ per person.
  • It is expected that participants know how to ride a bike and are confident independent cyclists.
  • Reservations should be made at least 24 hours in advance to avoid disappointment.
  • In order to guarantee the reservation, advance payment is required by PayPal or in cash at the Malaga Bike Tours office.
  • Bookings are not guaranteed without pre-payment.
  • The desired date of tour should be confirmed by Malaga Bike Tours before making payment.
  • Malaga Bike Tour leaders are not official guides of the Junta de Andalusia.
  • Groups with Malaga Bike Tour leaders are limited to up to 10 persons in the historical centre.
  • If there are more than 10 people, the group will be divided or an official guide will be contracted.
  • Outside the historical centre, the groups can be larger than 10 people.
  • The meeting point for the tour is in the Plaza de la Marina in front of the Tourist Office. A Malaga Bike Tours representative will be waiting there with a Malaga Bike Tours bike 10 minutes before the start of the tour.
  • The City Bike Tours include: a city bike, hybrid or mountain bike, tour leader, and optional helmet (obligatory for under 7 year olds) A break is taken during the four-hour city tour at a beach bar or bodega bar. One drink is included in the four-hour city tour when booking directly with Malaga Bike Tours. (Draft beer, summer wine, soft drink, tea or coffee. Cost of any food ordered is not included in the price of the tour.)
  • The Alternative Malaga Ride includes a 1L bottle of water and a snack provided by Malaga Bike Tours
  • The Tapas Tour includes 2 tapas stops. Each tapas stop includes 2 tapas per person plus choice of a draft beer, summer wine, juice, soft drink, water, tea or coffee. Cocktails, spirits, shakes or smoothies are not included.
  • The group must respect local traffic laws: go at the same speed as pedestrians, give way to pedestrians, respect traffic lights, etc.
  • The group must stay behind the tour leader at all times.

BIKE TOUR PRICES

  • City Bike Tour: Adults: 25€ Under 16´s 18€, Child in child seat: 10€
  • Tapas Bike tour: Adults: 40€, Under 16’s: 33€
  • Alternative Malaga Ride: 25€ Sorry- no kids on this tour!
  • Birdwatching Bike Tour with Birding guide: 45€
  • For private tours there is a 10€ supplement per person with a minimum of four people. (Adult price applies to all)

CANCELLATION POLICY FOR ALL PUBLIC TOURS*

  • Full refunds will be given with 48 hours notice.
  • 50% refund will be given with 24 hours notice (during office hours.)
  • Cancellations on the day of the tour are non-refundable.
  • Full refunds are given in case of cancellation of tour by Malaga Bike Tours.

*Private large group bookings are subject to our group booking cancellation policy, sent to client at time of booking.