Cycling Holidays in Mallorca with Basso Bikes. A dream bike hire Puerto de Pollensa.
When booking a cycling holiday in Mallorca we wanted to offer the best bike hire in Puerto de Pollença which can match the experience of our trips. We felt Basso Bikes was the perfect fit. We are thrilled to offer a fleet of Basso Astra’s to all our existing customers and to new ones looking to book a cycling trip to Mallorca. With easy pick up from our HQ Cabot Hotels Pollenca Park & spa in Puerto de Pollenca, we are looking forward to providing these incredible bikes, still hand made in Italy to all cyclists visiting Mallorca, Puerto de Pollença for a cycling holiday.
About the bike.
The Astra enhances any ride and is designed to suit any type of rider. Combined with a good does of style it will enlighten any ride making it the perfect bike hire for the roads of Mallorca. Produced entirely in house by the skilled hands of the Basso staff, the latest version of the Astra model incorporates a great deal of technology that derives from its upper tier siblings and adopts a design that follows a tighter family feeling than ever before. The Astra is the natural fit for cycling in Mallorca and will suit the terrain of Mallorca but stand out with its looks and quality.
Versatility and completeness, perfect for cycling in Mallorca.
Astra maintains its vocation for road cycling, but the attention to detail has made is increase satiabilityand more comfortable. The Astra is light but without pushing the carbon of the frame to the extreme (Approx weight 980 g) and adopts Basso’s high-profile technological solutions. Basso Astra is the ideal companion for the rolling roads and mountains of Mallorca.
The Basso geometry
Astra’s geometry is the most complete Basso of all, derived from the steel models. A bike which has improved year after year, preserving the racing DNA but making it transversal and able to adapt to those who don’t want a super racing feel every day. Consistent with its past, but capable of perfecting itself from model to model becoming more versatile but still maintaining total comfort providing the best experience when cycling in Mallorca.
Book now for 2023, bike hire Puerto de Pollensa. You can pre-book on our Calendar and bookings start from March 3rd.
To avoid disappointment or any extra stress we recommend you book your bike hire early. Cycling in Mallorca is one of the most poplar destinations in the world and bike hire in Puerto de Pollenca is always popular among cyclists travelling to Mallorca. With thousands of cyclists flocking to the island especially in the spring season, demand for Basso Bike hire will be high. Booking your bike hire for a cycling holiday in Mallorca, Puerto de Pollença is only a few clicks away.
*Pictures are for illustration purposes only. Please check ‘spec’ for exact build for bike hire.
Basso Astra 2023 Spec
Colour Asphalt Grey
Group set Shimano Ultegra 12 Speed 8170 Di2 Disc
Wheels Mircotech MR Lite
Stem Length for each bike size:
48 – 100mm
51 – 100mm
53 – 100mm
56 – 110mm
58 – 120mm
61 – 130mm
*Please note stems length can be changed on request. Please email email@example.com for any changes upon booking your bike hire.
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Scope Carbon Wheels
Bike Hire Puerto Pollenca, Hire a set of Carbon wheels. Scope Wheels Developed in The Netherlands
Scope wheels are developed carbon without any compromise to achieve the perfect balance between aerodynamics, weight, stiffness and durability. Each single detail of Scope wheels is developed in-house from their headquarters in The Netherlands.
The rim profile of Scope wheels is developed using Algorithm Enhanced Aerodynamics (AEA) technology. This algorithm calculates the most aerodynamic rim profile to ensure optimum performance.
What wheels can I hire?
Hire a set of Scope R4.A 45mm carbon wheels (disc) to upgrade your experience when cycling in Mallorca. Combine your bike hire in Puerto Pollenca with a set of Scope wheels and enhance your riding in cycling Paradise. Weighing 1583 grams for the set, Scope carbon wheels are the perfect upgrade for the climbs and the smooth rolling roads of Mallorca.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Below is everything you need to know about Mallorca Cycling Holidays bike hire.
What sizing are you?
When booking your bike please check the Basso Bikes geometry. The sizing may be different to the current bike you ride. If on the line of the sizing we recommend you size down.
What gear ratios are fitted on the bikes and what type of components are on the bikes?
Our bikes come with a 50 /34 compact chain set. The cassettes are 11-34. All the bikes are equipped with Shimano 12 speed Ultegra di2 with disc brakes.
How are the brake set up?
All brakes are set up with European braking. Front brake will be on the left. All our bikes are with disc brakes giving extra additional braking power.
Do you provide pedals with the bike hire?
We recommend to bring your own pedals or you can hire them (€6 for up to 7 days). We have Shimano or Look pedals available.
Do you provide a saddle bag and pump with the bike hire?
We provide a saddle bag, which includes 1 x inner tubes and tyre levers. We do NOT provide a pump. Please remember to bring one.
Who is responsible for the bikes if they are damaged or stolen?
It is compulsory to take out our Damage Insurance, this covers you for any accidental damage caused to the bike during the hire period. The insurance is payable on collection of your hire bike and is €15 for up to 7 day hire. The customer is responsible for the bike that they hire and we do not accept any liability for accidents or crashes on the bike (Please see our terms and conditions). Please let us know straight away if there has been an accident or damage to the bike during your hire. If the bike is stolen, the customer is responsible for the wholesale price of the bike. Please look after your Basso and keep it in sight at all times.
Need Clothing and bike accessories to purchase?
We have a wide range of cycling clothing, nutrition and accessories in our shop located in reception at the Cabot Pollenca Park and Spa, Carrer del Bot, 5, 07470 Pollença, Illes Balears
Is it law to wear a helmet in Mallorca?
It is a law to wear a helmet whilst cycling in Mallorca. Please don’t forget to bring your helmet.
What Should I bring with me?
Please bring your shoes, helmet and Garmin/Wahoo mount if you use one. If you would like to use your own saddle this can be swapped on arrival. Please don’t forget to take it home with you.
What time and where can I collect and return the bike?
We open at 09.00-11.00 then 15.00-19.00. Please return the bike by 18.00 on your last day. Our bike hire shop is located on the ground floor of Cabot Pollenca Park and Spa, Carrer del Bot, 5, 07470 Pollença, Illes Balears
If you enjoyed your Basso Experience and want to buy one?
We can offer a 10% discount to all customers on the purchase of a Basso bike. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more about joining the Basso family and how to start your order.
If I need to cancel my bike hire or need to change the dates?
We are flexible with date changes and if you need to cancel your trip we will give you a credit note to use for the next 12 months.
No refunds will be given (After 7 days from booking your bike hire). Your credit will be valued from the original booking date and will expire after this period. If you need to change your booking, email email@example.com
and we will take care of this for you. If you are unsure of your new dates upon cancelling we will hold this as an open booking until you are able to re-book your cycling holiday to Mallorca