Gazelle Experience Center

Ride With Us

Freedom, fun, and utility—experience the joy of riding, Gazelle-style. With 130 years of dedication, craftsmanship, and heritage, we’ve perfected the art of the ride and are eager to share our passion and knowledge with you. Offering personalized advice and a delightful dose of Dutch cycling culture, discover your perfect bike with a visit to our Experience Center in Santa Cruz.

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Our Community Commitment 

Gazelle’s ambitions for North America are twofold: 1) get more people on bikes and 2) make riding easier, safer, and more fun. In support of these goals, all Gazelle Experience Center demo reservation fees will be donated to programs and initiatives focused on improving cycling education, access, and infrastructure. Stay tuned for updates as we launch our grant program later this summer.

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Plan Your Visit

eBike demos are available by reservation only. We offer bike rentals in increments of 2, 3, and 4-hours. We may be able to accommodate walk-ins on occasion. The best way to ensure we have your preferred ebike available is to book ahead. You are welcome to stop by anytime during business hours to view our different bikes.

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Choose Your Bike

Curious which bike is your perfect match? Take our brief bike matchmaking quiz to guide your demo decision. Need size advice before you book? Use our frame size tool to find your fit. Easy, active, or sportive—what’s your desired style of riding? Learn more about our different riding postures with our Bike Positioning Guide.

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Optimize Your Ride

With world-class scenery, varied terrain, and a rich culinary scene, Santa Cruz is an amazing (and delicious) place to ride ebikes. Follow one of our customized routes to maximize your demo experience and ensure amazing views by downloading the Ridespot app or check out our tips for the best sights and snacks around town.

Opening times

Thursday 10:00 - 05:00
Friday 10:00 - 05:00
Saturday 10:00 - 05:00
Sunday 10:00 - 05:00
Monday 10:00 - 05:00
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed

Note: electric bikes are not sold in our ebike test center.

For questions call (831) 600-8745 or email [email protected]

Schedule Your Ride

Book a Demo Appointment

eBikes for every day riding

Discover Our eBike Fleet

The Gazelle Experience Center showcases the full range of Gazelle electric bikes, including all models, colors, and frame styles, as well as our accessories. Demo reservations ensure the Experience Center has guests' preferred models and required sizes available at the time of visit. In addition to bikes, visitors can use interactive displays to learn more about the various models. 

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Experience Dutch Cycling

Come visit Royal Dutch Gazelle in Santa Cruz, California. For over 130 years, Gazelle has produced the highest-quality, most comfortable bikes possible. Our focus on thoughtful design and technical innovation is inspired by our love of cycling and a belief that bicycles should be a part of daily life. At Gazelle, we believe that everyone should be able to enjoy the ride.

More About Gazelle

Demo Guidelines and FAQ

Learn more about frequently asked questions and our terms at the Gazelle Experience Center.

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