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Taumarunui Canoe Hire and Jet Boat Tours

292 Hikumutu Road | Manawatu / Whanganui region, Taumarunui 3992, New Zealand
+64 800 226 6348
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Amazing family operated business for amazing experience

Went there really early in the season, as family was opening the shop for the year (OCT 2016... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Damir T
Best thing that happend to me on my NZ trip!

This is an unbelievable friendly and professionell working family. The river really belongs to this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fakir S
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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292 Hikumutu Road | Manawatu / Whanganui region, Taumarunui 3992, New Zealand
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+64 800 226 6348
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went there really early in the season, as family was opening the shop for the year (OCT 2016) Nevertheless they outfitted us witn the gear we lacked (save for the canoes we had mostly our own outdoor gear) and all of the gear they had...More

Thank Damir T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an unbelievable friendly and professionell working family. The river really belongs to this family, there is no way to describe this better! They know each meter of the river. I choosed another operator for my trip and came in trouble on the river...More

Thank Fakir S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great family run business that did everything possible to help and were extremely friendly. Big positives - Really easy and helpful booking over the phone - Free camp before and after - Great safety briefing which is miles better than any other companies (we talked...More

Thank Harry R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loveley people who are going to help you with every issue. I did a canoe trip and everything was organised for me for a very fair price. I had an amazing experience thanks to these guys. Strongly recomended :)

Thank Niklas S
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Excellent!! I wish to acknowledge Ron, Karen and your wonderful warm hearted family whom displayed second to none the values of true NZ hospitality. The home made bread and honey was amazing. As a descendant of the Whanganui river and one whom has spend coordinating...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The family running Taumarunui Canoe Hire are incredibly friendly and accommodating. Can't fault the service at all. Went the extra mile to make the trip as easy as possible for us. The baking and coffee were also much appreciated.

Thank huds0n8
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Taumarunui Canoe Hire is the place to go if you're looking for adventure on the Whanganui River! This family-run business can handle all aspects of your journey. Start your trip with a hot coffee during your info and safety briefing before getting on river. You'll...More

Thank Lindsay J
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had a friend who had previously done the trip several times to guide us so did the full 5 day trip in 4 days in a mix of hire and our own canoes and kayaks. The company (family) provided great service and a good...More

Thank Kiwimac53
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This family operated business is excellent. They took such great care of us with excellent briefings, good quality equipment, safe and efficient transport and plenty of smiles and laughter. They really go the extra mile to make their clients feel like part of the family...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We completed the 3 day river trip. Whakahoro to Pipiriki with 7 adults, 7 kids (6-10years). This company were the best. We had completed the trip prior to children and used another company. This company were by far, much better. We had a thorough safety...More

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bigbaz
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Response from tmncanoehire | Property representative |
I am not sure if you got my reply as I have not heard from you, however I don't seem have received a copy of it. Please call me on New Zealand 0064 78957483 if you would like to have a chat about your needs.
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