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Explore Nelson/Tasman’s Great Taste Cycle Trail and region by bike. Enjoy magnificent coastal and rural scenery, savour gourmet foods wines and beers right where they are produced, linger in craft studios or historic villages, or stop for a swim at...more
HNZ Building, | Nelson Airport, Nelson 7040, New Zealand
+64 3-539 4193
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Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

Started our cycle journey today, and the team at Nelson Cycle Hire couldn't be any nicer amd more helpful, what a great bunch of people. Bikes are great and the journey so far - amazing, thanks heaps, kristina 🚴‍♂️🚴‍♀️

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kmquintal
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

John is friendly and knowledgable. He gave clear instructions on the way back to Nelson. John also gave splendid recommendations for rest stops. No regrets!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank H188UAmelissas
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

We had a fabulous day, hired bikes for Nelson bike hire and cycles from Nelson to Mapua, it was all too easy. All were very helpful and gave lots of good tips ofnplacea to stop and eat etc along the way.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rich_de2013
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic day out on the Great Taste Trail thanks to Nelson Cycle Hire. Located next to the airport which is a convenient location, we were shuttled with our rental biked to the top of Spooners Tunnel. The experience of riding through the old railway tunnel...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ashleigh014
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Was able to get a bike box after my travels around the South Island. Great communication by Anita and was able to get a box, package it up and walk 2mins to catch my flight. Fantastic service!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ShaunW1278
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

We hired bikes from here for a trip to Spooners Tunnel then we biked back to Nelson. Excellent service. John was entertaining and informative as he drove us to the tunnel. Highly recommend this company. We enjoyed biking along this part Great Taste trail...lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank murraywillans
Reviewed September 16, 2018

First up, Anita was great to work with. Prompt on replies to emails, flexible for pickup. Went that extra mile to pick up a cellphone left at the hotel and brought to us at end of the trip. Very knowledgeable about the rides. Bikes modern...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

We had a spare day in Nelson, it was a fine day so we contacted Nelson Cycle Hire for a day trip. Anita suggested a ride through the old Railway Tunnel under Spooner’s Hill which sounded appealing. The two of us were picked from our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank newcombe49
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Great bikes and great location for anyone flying to Nelson. Reasonable price and great service. Good variety of bikes for all needs.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ben28044
Reviewed February 26, 2018

We (a couple) rented bikes for a self-guided tour around the GTT - Nelson Airport > Mapua > Motueka > Woodstock > Wakefield > Nelson over four days. Anita gave us lots of great advice in the planning stages and we got exactly what we...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sharon A
Nelson Cycle H, Owner at Nelson Cycle Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thank you. We are so hsppy you enjoyed your experience with us.

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September 8, 2017|
Response from Ben28044 | Reviewed this property |
Was 40 a day for a normal bike