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Planet Bike - Day Tours

Waipa Bypass Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 27 280 2817
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My wife and I hired 2 dual suspension bikes from Planet Bike in early July, 2015 - wintertime in... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2015
Dennis O
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Portland, Oregon
A great morning

We hired bikes for 2 hours of 'freedom' cycling through the forest. Lennore just our abilities... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2015
FliMi
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Planet Bike is a small, friendly company, based in the action packed centre of the North Island - Rotorua! We've been renting out mountain bikes for hire in the Redwoods for years. Our bike fleet comprises quality mountain bikes, 27 speed with alloy frame, disc brakes and front suspension. Professionally maintained. Full suspensions also available.
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“mountain biking” (41 reviews)
“great coffee” (16 reviews)
“single track” (6 reviews)
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Waipa Bypass Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed July 20, 2015

My wife and I hired 2 dual suspension bikes from Planet Bike in early July, 2015 - wintertime in New Zealand. Both of us are accomplished mountain bikers with more than 20 years of riding experience, our own bikes are fairly high-end models, and thus...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2015

We hired bikes for 2 hours of 'freedom' cycling through the forest. Lennore just our abilities spot one... giving great advise on what trails to ride . Bikes were great...the bush fantastic...could easily spend all day here

Thank FliMi
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Reviewed July 7, 2015

When the chips are down and you have crashed of your bike, Lenore & Eddie the fantastic people at Planet BIke are the the two best people available to help you with what ever you need.. Firstaid care, Ambulance, look after your gear ,keep you...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2015

The young men and brave women in our group loved this bouncy adventure. The trails were excellent. There were options for those who sought a flatter road surface as well. A good day excursion into a lovely forest.

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Reviewed June 14, 2015

The owner set me on on a nice new Banshee Spitfire mountain bike with a dropper seat post and took the time to go over the map with me. We planned a good four hour loop and this was key to having a great time...More

Thank Michael V
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Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic experience with Planet Bike. Lennore was very responsive when answering my emails as I planned my trip and even friendlier in person. My guide Simon was great and knew the trails well, being able to match my fitness level and comfort level to make...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2015

On the 18-19 of April we organised a group of 22 people to ride the 42 Traverse on Saturday and the Waihaha and Waihora tracks around Taupo on Sunday. We used the Planet Bike team to help co-ordinate logistics, act as guides and provide bikes....More

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Reviewed April 16, 2015

wow... after coming from perth and riding the redwoods... I am certainly glad we booked a guide as well as the shuttle runs.. The ride up near the creek is breath taking in its beauty... dont think many people know about it.. and the riding...More

Thank jet b
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Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

An awesome family business and Lenore went well out of her way to set us up with a special bike at short notice, ensuring our young family could enjoy a great ride. Excellent trail advice, great communication, friendly and helpful. Couldnt ask for more. Bikes...More

Thank DarrenW_NZ
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Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Just want to say what a great family business with awersome service ,nothing was a problem and you should all support a genuine small kiwi company well done team, we will be back to support you.

Thank Phill V
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LoveToTravelOften123
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Hi. Thank you for your enquiry. Can you please email myself, Lennore Osborne - Planet Bike Chat soon Lennore Osborne p 027 280 2817
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I think you are posting in the wrong country... this attraction is in New Zealand, not Cuba.
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