Frequently Asked Questions
Who should book a tour with Glenelg Pedal Bar?
Anyone who would like to have a good time and experience what Glenelg has to offer! The tours are great for family reunions, ladies nights/bachelorette parties, birthday parties, company outings or a fun day/night with a group of friends.
Please note: this pedal bar is not suitable for elderly passengers or persons with movement difficulty.
Should I bring food and drinks?
Sorry there is no BYO of drinks as all drinks are provided on the pedal bar. You are welcome to bring food/nibbles on the tour. Please note there is a maximum of 4 alcoholic drinks per person on the pedal bar, pre ordering and payment of drinks is required 7 days prior to tour. You must be 18 years of age to consume alcoholic drinks and ID’s are required.
What should I wear?
Dress to impress, as everyone will be looking at you as you go past. Flat, enclosed shoes are recommended - NO high heels or thongs/flip-flops (for your safety and comfort). We have plenty of storage should you choose to bring a jacket, need to shed some layers or if you wish to bring a change of shoes.
Remember to dress for the weather.
Is pedalling difficult?
No – Glenelg is very flat so there are no inclines that can wear you out. The light design & low gearing means minimal effort to get moving, however if the bike is full (16 passengers) pedalling can be more difficult due to extra weight.
Route/Where do we go?
All tours start and finish at the Watermark Hotel. The driver will determine the route on the day, this may vary depending on events at Glenelg or weather conditions.
Possible stops include: Sunset Bar, The Oyster Bar, The Moseley & The Grand Bar. Maximum two bar stops, then other resting or scenic viewing stops, starting and finishing at Watermark Hotel.
Glenelg Pedal Bar has a designated driver and host. It is the driver’s job to get the party moving. The driver also has the power to evict riders due to unsuitable behaviour or intoxication (please see "Ride Waiver").
What Time Do We Need To Arrive?
Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your tour so the driver can go over the safety briefing, this way you get the full 2 hours of fun (remember all riders must fill in a “Ride Waiver” – please ensure this is completed with all information correct online and the date of the tour selected.
USB or phone, iPods (we have AUX connection) played through kicker speaks for quality sound. Don’t forget to make a spotify playlist.
Glenelg Pedal Bar is about fun, if the weather is deemed by us to be too wet, we will cancel the tour and a full refund will be offered.
If you cancel your tour:
30+ days prior – a full refund is given
0-29 days – sorry no refund.
Late returns caused by riders can affect other bookings, therefore a $50 per 5 minute penalty fee is enforced.
Please note we require a pre authorised security deposit of $100.00 which will be processed with your beverage orders. This security deposit will be refunded after the tour, if no penalties apply.
Rider step up platform to make it easier to get onto seats.
Fully adjustable seats
Solar powered – lights, horn, indicators
Helmets provided on request
Handle bar for rider stability
Note this pedal bar is not suitable for elderly passengers or persons with movement difficulty. There is a maximum weight restriction or 120kg on the pedalling seats.
How Many People Do I Need?
The more the merrier we say, but if you're struggling to find a crew of 16, the minimum number you need is 8 people
Due to our city’s current situation, we’re taking extra precautions. Our sanitisation and disinfection processes are taken with the utmost care to ensure the safety of our guests as well as our employees.
If for any reason your tour is effected by Covid-19 we will make sure we reschedule or a credit note will be valid for up to 24 months.