Mannions Bike Shop is a family owned and operated business, located on Bridge St, as you enter Clifden town.
Established in 1940 as a general merchant store & bicycle shop,it progressed in 1970 from sales to bike hire and has been supplying this service since. John B Mannion is the third generation continuing on the business.
Mannions Bike shop currently provides bicycles for hire, for sale, repair and servicing, to the local and tourist community. The shop has a long standing in the community, and is the first port of call for hotels, B&B’s, and hostels in the area when looking for bike hire for their customers.
Mannions Bike shop pride themselves on its quality of bicycles, its friendly service, local knowledge of the area, and family business heritage.For the largest range of bikes to rent in Clifden and the surrounding area come to Mannion Bike Hire located in the heart of Clifden, Connemara.
Monday to Saturday: 10.00am to 6pm
Sundays: 10am to 1pm & 5pm to 6pm.
In the press
Irish Independent – excerpt from article – Pól Ó Conghaile – Irish Independent – 15th April 2012
I pick up my wheels and helmet, nab some maps and directions, and pedal off towards the coast. The Sky Road is such an evocative name, and the scenery doesn’t disappoint. Cycling past the Abbeyglen Castle Hotel, I come to the ruins of Clifden Castle, standing over a low tide, with dark globs of seaweed clinging to the exposed rocks……