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Family fun in the sun

What great fun. It was a little nerve racking at first but 10mins into the tour we were all... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2017
Kathy W
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
via mobile
Segway Is Amazing

Such a fun day segwaying along the foreshore from Kiera to Rainbow Beach! Kenn was an amazing guide... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2017
Rachel G
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Drummoyne, Australia
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The first and only guided Ninebot-Segway tour of Coolangatta, featuring the southern beaches of the 8th World Surfing Reserve. We start with a 5-minute introduction to help you get used to your personal transportation robot. The 30-minute tour...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Tours Leave from Coolangatta Club (Beachside) Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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+61 433 301 114
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

Kenn Holmes promised a refund for ride never taken. Excuses for non-refund given over several months and then contact stopped. Clicking on his Australia Ninebot website on this page says "account suspended". Emails to him go unanswered. We are back in the US, so I...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

What great fun. It was a little nerve racking at first but 10mins into the tour we were all feeling relaxed and confident. Totally worth doing and a great way to take a quick tour of the surrounds. Ken was a patient and thorough instructor....More

Thank Kathy W
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

Definitely a 10 out of 10! You guys were awesome! Thank you for the kind review, it is really appreciated! #itsnotashardasitlooks

Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Such a fun day segwaying along the foreshore from Kiera to Rainbow Beach! Kenn was an amazing guide and made it even more enjoyable. The Ninebots are easy to use and zip along very quietly. Great experience and great day out for all the family!

Thank Rachel G
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2017

Hey Rachel thank you so much for your kind words. The Coolangatta foreshore is absolutely beautiful and makes the ride so enjoyable. You guys were great fun and I hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We had so much fun on the Segway tour today. Our guide Pete was really friendly and helpful with a wealth of local information. Cruising around to Kirra and back to rainbow bay and froggys was a beautiful way to check it out and fun...More

Thank Safari101229
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2017

Really appreciate your great review. It really is such a beautiful place and we look forward to seeing you return with the rest of the clan!

Reviewed April 7, 2017

Ken & Peter were both helpful, friendly & very professional. The Segway's were easy to use & it was a great & fun way to see the coastline of Coolangatta.

Thank jmolloy1963
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We try and look after our guests as they are our future friends. The machines we use are very easy to use and Coolangatta coastline rocks! Hope to see you back one day!

Reviewed March 13, 2017

My husband and 17yo daughter did the 30 minute ride, which they loved every minute of ! Dealing with Ken through the booking process and on the day, as well as Peter who took them along for the ride were exceptional to say the least....More

Thank robynm695
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2017

Hey Robyn thank you for your kind review. We try and give everyone a great experience and it is really good when people thank us! We cant wait for you to ALL come back for a ride :)

Reviewed March 8, 2017

Tour guide was a pro on the Segway, really enjoyed my time, a highly recommended activity. Easier to ride than you think.

1  Thank NZRayW
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2017

Hi Ray yes Pete is a really great tour guide and instructor. Thanks for your review and remember to come back again some time!

Reviewed March 4, 2017

Ken (CEO) and Peter (guide) are both friendly and helpful. Easy lesson in 2 minutes. Ride from Greenmount Beach to North Kirra then back to Rainbow Bay (about an hour) with interesting commentary from Peter about points of interest. Great way to get around. Go...More

1  Thank Jillian B
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2017

Hey Jillian thank you for your great review. Pete is a real character and a huge asset! You were a lot of fun too and hope to see you return again one day!

Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

We loved our ninebot tour! Our instructor 'Segway Pete' was awesome - a real pro, patient and cheerful. It didn't take us long to learn how to maneuver the ninebots, and they are so much fun to ride! Pete guided us safely along the spectacular...More

Thank yakketyak
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Segway Pete and I were stoked with your review. Pete certainly is patient as he wants everyone to enjoy riding Ninebot-Segways as much as he does!! If you are happy, Pete is happy!!! As you mentioned, the Ninebots are a really easy device to maneuver...More

Reviewed February 20, 2017

A very nervous and un-co me tried this yesterday with a friend and we nailed it thanks to these awesome guys with their coaching. I went from hopping on and thinking "nah can't do this" to in no time later "Woooohooooo look at meeeeeee!!!" If...More

Thank TeeMatt64
KennHolmes, Owner at Australia Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2017

You rocked it! It's amazing with the right instructor how easy and fast it is to pick up riding a Ninebot Segway and there is none better than Segway Pete!. The southern Gold Coast area is beautiful and riding a Ninebot is the easiest way...More

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