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Address: 22 Marine Parade | Pacific Surf Life Saving Club Building, Napier 4112, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 6-833 6979
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Explore the Hawke's Bay Trail by bicycle at your own pace.

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A great few hours of exercise, fresh air and Pacific views

For a reasonable sum it is possible to hire a very comfort bicycle and cycle on the flat along well maintained, flat cycle/walking paths for as far as you care. Highly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Ashburton, United Kingdom
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Ashburton, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For a reasonable sum it is possible to hire a very comfort bicycle and cycle on the flat along well maintained, flat cycle/walking paths for as far as you care. Highly recommended. There are cafes en route. Not crowded, set tour own pace and enjoy the Pacific. Very helpful and courteous proprietors.

Thank gehdev
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We headed to Fishbike after reading other reviews about renting bikes for Hawke's Bay trails. Before I rented from them I did also walk over to Napier Bikes (a block away from our hotel), but they had few options for biking with a child. At Fishbike, they had trailers, toddler seats, tandem, and even a front cargo-loader seat to choose... More 

Thank margaretak1
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff and owner. Chose bikes suitable for us and our 1 year old! We rode to the wineries, had lunch and rode back. Lots of sign posts so directions were not an issue at all. Through the vineyards, along the coast line. It was fantastic! Albeit a long way but it was a beautiful day! It... More 

Thank Sarah B
Saltaire, UK
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26 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found the manager to be a very obnoxious and rude little man. Not sure if it was because he thought I was British. His staff are friendly, professional but the bikes re pretty expensive. It cost us more than our rental car to hire two bikes for the day.

Thank James L
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hired two bikes from Fishbike that were in good condition and reasonably priced for a full days use. Had a lovely day biking from Fishbike along the different trails and out to the Wineries Trail to do some wine tastings. This was a very long cycle and after having tired from the trip, we called Fishbike to take advantage of... More 

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23westshore, Owner at Fishbike Bicycle Rentals, responded to this review

IsaacJPVM. Thank you for your comments. We work hard to provide quality service, quality bikes and useful information to cyclists using the very good Hawke's Bay Trail. Our apology for not indicating our pick up and drop off service comes with a fee. We will change this on the website. We have provided the pick up and drop off service... More 

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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Great track to cycle, nice view. Price is reasonable. We went for 2 hours ride and it's actually quite tiring. Bikes were in great condition.

Thank Indra W
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Highly recommend but get there early to get bikes / trailers for kids as they go quick. Staff were lovely.

Thank GibsonsNZ
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

This place absolutely rocks! Not only do these guys have a huge selection of bikes to find the perfect match for every person; you get the helmet, a bag/basket, and a lock at no extra charge. The owner is this awesome Hawke's Bay local, very funny and a bible of local knowledge. Get there at the right time, and you... More 

Thank Dretsche
Bretten, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

People there are very nice and they make good offers like the one for backpackers. Definitely recommend this place !!

Thank Raphael H
Coolum Beach, Australia
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98 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Great bikes, good quality and well looked after. Given a couple of maps and away we went. These guys were great, made our day!

Thank jmk4573

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