SanBrew Bike FAQ

How do I reserve a SanBrew Bike Tour?

 

It’s simple, click the “Book Now” tabs and that will direct you to our very easy and convenient on-line booking process or click this link. You can also send us and email at sanduskybrewtour@gmail.com (please include the date, time and route requests) or give us a phone call at 419.239.3074

How much does a SanBrew Bike Tour cost?

Tour costs are dependent on the type of tour booked. In addition to our awesome already established tours, we also offer customized or private charters. Full payment is due at the time of reservation. You can see all pricing and tour info on our Book Now page!

In addition to your pre-set tours, what can we use the bike bus for?
Whatever tickles your fancy! Our Brew Bike is perfect for any special event where fun is entailed. Be it for crawls, corporate events, parades, bachelor/bachelorette parties, family outings, wine tastings, exercise/workout tours, clubs, progressive food tastings, special events and more. We can take the bike to you. Let us bring the bike to your event. Let us know what you’re thinking and we will make it happen!
Why choose SanBrew Bike Tours?
Our Brew Bike is the highest-quality luxury brew bike ever constructed. You are guaranteed to experience a trip you will never forget! Here is brief list of some of features: • Room for up to 15 of your friends and/or co-workers. • Hosted by two staff members (a Chauffer and Tour Concierge). • Electric Assist to make your ride not all about the pedaling (if desired). • A misting system to keep you cool on hot summer days and nights. • Crisp and clear sound elite stereo system. Be sure to make friends with the driver and he’ll play your songs all night long! • LED lighting system to light up the night and be seen safely (and stylishly). • Adjustable seats and seat backs for riders of all sizes. • On board tap system and built-in ice chest (concierge will keep you from getting parched). • A full suspension ensuring a smooth ride and a commitment to both passenger safety and comfort.
Can I bring alcohol on board?

Yes! Ohio State law allows you to bring beer (under ABV 7%) and wine only on board (no hard alcohol). We do not provide beer or wine you must bring it yourself. Tours are not booze cruises; we regulate how much you can drink and encourage responsible drinking (36oz of beer OR 18oz of wine per person). All drinks/alcohol must be in original containers. NO GLASS ALLOWED. All riders must be 21 or older if alcohol is brought on board.

May I bring a keg on board?

 

Yes you may. We only allow sixth barrels kegs (5 gallons) or Cornelius kegs on board. If you don’t know what those kegs are check out this link to help you. We are equipped with a tap, but you must bring ice if you want your beverage to stay cold.

Is food allowed on SanBrew Bike?
Yes, however, we would recommend the food be an item that is easily passed around and will not easily fly away. We can even arrange to swing by a store or call one of the many restaurants downtown along your chosen route to order ahead for takeout. Our bike is also equipped with overhead storage space and a built in cooler (coming soon) that will provide plenty of room for your food and beverages.
What if the weather is bad on tour day?
SanBrew Bike Tours run rain or shine, so please dress for the weather. Please note we have an over-sized roof cover protecting you. If severe weather does occur prior to start of tour, SanBrew Bike Tours reserves the right to offer a credit. We are not able to offer a credit if the tour has already started. Check the weather here Find current 10 day forecast for Sandusky.
How fast does an SanBrew Bike go?
Our brew bike goes as fast as you make it go. The average, is 5 MPH. however, we can crank it up to a blazing 10 MPH with our assist (if desired).
Are there any height/weight/age restrictions?
Riders must be at a height of 4’9” and be at least 10 years of age to ride. There is a weight restriction of 350 lbs. per seat. For tours where alcohol is brought on board, all riders must be at least 21 years of age ( all passengers will be required to carry identification). For routes without alcohol, riders under 18 years of age must have a liability waiver signed by a parent or guardian. 
How safe is a SanBrew Bike Tour?

SanBrew Bike Tours are mechanically engineered and offer the highest quality in both safety and comfort. In fact, our Brew Bike features several safety functions not offered by likewise companies. Such examples of our enhanced safety features include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Step up onto the pedal deck, which allows riders to set their feet down on a floor board. Other bikes have nothing between the pedals and the street.
  • Turn signals, headlights and brake lights. Because our brew bike often shares the road with motorized vehicles, lights and signals are a necessity.
  • Adjustable seats and seat backs ensuring a more stable and comfortable time during ride.
  • Purse (or man bag) hooks for your personal belongings (not to mention overhead storage). Full suspension ensuring a smooth ride from any potholes or road hazards.
What if I have a pre-existing medical condition?
SanBrew Bike Tours, recommends that participants consult with a medical professional prior to participating, especially if a member has had a recent injury, surgery, pregnancy or other health condition.
What is the refund policy?
Refund Policy: Prior to 14 days: Future credit or refund. Within 14 days: No refund. SanBrew Bike Tours run rain or shine, please dress for the weather. Please note we have an over-sized roof cover protecting you. If severe weather does occur, SanBrew Bike Tours reserves the right to offer a future credit. We are not able to offer a credit if the tour has already started.
Is tipping customary on an SanBrew Bike Tours?
Tipping is customary. Our awesome Chauffer’s and Tour Concierge’s work very hard to make sure you have a great time on your tour and tips are greatly appreciated. Our services are treated much like the restaurant industry where 20% is customary, but, it is up to you to decide how much to tip. If you leave with a smile, make sure they do, too!
Where can I park?
Downtown Sandusky has many options for parking, such as the public parking garage. Which is located on the corner of Columbus Ave. & Market Street. You can also park in the public parking lot located on the corner of Water St. & Jackson St. Both parking areas are FREE!