Hire bikes delivered to your door at Howscales

Cycling at Howscales
We’ve managed to scoop something a bit special for guests that stay at Howscales Holiday Cottages in Cumbria. If you’re planning a car-free stay, exploring the area’s stunning scenery & landmarks, or would like to arrange an exclusive guided day out during your holiday, this is just for you! Aragon’s Cycle Hire will deliver your hire bikes of choice straight to the door of your holiday cottage. So if it’s tricky to fit your own bike in or on your car, there’s no need to miss out on all the great cycling here. Plus – you don’t even have to drive anywhere to collect them. Bonus!

More about Arragon’s Cycle Hire

Bike hire at Howscales Holiday Cottages in CumbriaArragon’s Cycle Hire offer Premium electric bikes perfectly suited for the Lake District. The Royal Dutch Gazelle bikes are equipped with powerful Bosch motors to make cycling a breeze. They have been purposefully selected because of their comfortable position and sporty look. There’s a great selection of routes to explore straight from your door. The bikes are equipped with lights, locks and panniers. So they’re suitable for carrying shopping, escorting you to the pub or to take you on an adventure. The batteries offer a full day’s worth of charge.

These bikes are available for delivery by booking online at: https://www.arragonscyclehire.com/delivery

Explore Lowther Castle

Alternatively, a range of bikes are available for hire at nearby Lowther Castle. You can explore over 30 km of dedicated trails, largely off road, in the stunning surroundings of Lowther Estate. The trails are mainly traffic free, with a variety of routes to cater for all abilities. Signposting is clear with circular routes taking in ancient woodlands, pastures and the River. Lowther trails go to Ullswater and Haweswater.

Download your map here:  https://lowthercastle.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Cycle-Network-Map-A4-2019.pdf

Bike hire at Howscales Holiday Cottages in CumbriaStunning Lowther Castle has all the facilities you need to enjoy our day. There’s a choice of refreshment venues. A coffee van is often at the Low Sawmill Car Park on a Sunday serving a selection of teas and coffees. Or you could enjoy a lingering lunch at the café that serves freshly prepared homemade food.  You could combine hire with some time discovering the vast manicured gardens, sculpture gallery and if you have children, The Lost Castle. Please note, Bikes are not allowed in the Castle Gardens.

These bikes are available to book online at: https://www.arragonscyclehire.com/lowther-castle

Guided Rides

Bike hire from Arragon's Cycle Hire at Howscales Holiday Cottages in CumbriaWith a little bit of notice, Arragon’s Cycle Hire will be delighted to arrange for one of their qualified guides to show you the best of the area.  An unforgettable experience will be designed exclusively to your requirements whether that be to take in the best views or combine cycling with a gastronomic experience, they will take the work out of creating a day for the memory bank.  Enjoy one of the many iconic cycle rides our area has to offer without the worry of getting lost or missing out on the hidden gems – what a fantastic way to explore!

For More Information visit: https://www.arragonscyclehire.com/guided-hire

You may also like…

What a wonderful treat

What a wonderful treat

What a wonderful treat, vegetarian breakfast with a lovely friend for her birthday at The Old Village Bakery Melmerby...

Murphy’s day

Murphy’s day

4 years ago today we adopted the very handsome Murphy from Dogs Trust. He had a huge hole to fill with us having just...

Out and About

Out and About

Hope everyone is having a lovely bank holiday Monday, despite the lack of sunshine. We decided to walk from Howscales...