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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...more
Waipa Bypass Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 27 280 2817
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Me and my brother in law went to Rotorua for a couple of days. Due to car space restrictions we could not bring our bikes so we had to rent. I could not be happier with the service we got from planet bike. Here are...More

3  Thank Chile_TAS
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

We arrived in Rotorua knowing very little about the mountain biking other than it is supposed to be the best mountain biking in New Zealand. It is indeed absolutely amazing. Thanks to Dirk for a great tour. We were a mix of advanced and intermediate...More

2  Thank James R
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Warm friendly service, well maintained bikes, easy parking, sound advice and excellent coffee (and often free biscuits). Definitely the place to rent a bike in Rotorua.

Thank anthonygarea
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We made a last minute decision to go riding in the Redwoods at Rotorua. Planet Bike were extremely welcoming and made the experience easy and fun! Our 6 yr old had an absolute blast thanks to the owners hospitality!

Thank bailes23
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We paid 45 NZD per person for 4 hours and the people there were so nice and friendly! At the start, we went to the parking area where all the tourists go and it was more expensive and they did not even had bikes for...More

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Myself and some friend recently went riding in the redwoods. Planet bike made the trip very fun and enjoyable. Their bikes that we hired were fantastic and there trail knowledge and advice helped us choose the perfect tracks to for our ability. Ill sure be...More

Thank samueldearlove
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We hired our bikes from Planet bike, best decision with kids as they get to warm up on really nice easy paths before getting to the mountain biking tracks. Bikes were really good, kids bikes and an e bike for gran 😁helpful staff and coffee...More

Thank Kirstin K
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The team at Planet Bike were super friendly and helpful throughout. They tailored our groups to each person's skill level, all bikes and equipment were well maintained and in excellent condition. They handled our large group of thirty very well indeed I might add. Very...More

Thank CoyoteU
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Our group of four from 3 different countries had two great days in the Whakarewarewa forest. Lennore from Planet Bike is an amazing caring host, well organised, with bikes set up perfectly, and spot on advice. They even change brake orientations for northern hemisphere to...More

Thank IainRMM
Reviewed 27 April 2018

We rented bikes for the day from here and were very pleased with the quality of the bikes, and the friendly advice about where to ride. Bikes were well maintained and felt very safe riding them. Would happily rent again from here

Thank michaelwR1786CE
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We rode on three different days and the service and bikes were always great. Lenore even jumped on her bike and came and pointed out a trailhead we had missed the day before. Will be back!

Thank eChicDesign
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Getting to the redwoods and ride some trails was one of my main goals when coming to NZ. Not being able to bring my own bike (this time) - we opted to rent bikes from Planet Bike! The bikes were fairly nice - although I...More

Thank Roquen_Toron
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28 August 2016|
Response from PlanetBike | Property representative |
Hi. Thank you for your enquiry. Can you please email myself, Lennore Osborne - Planet Bike Chat soon Lennore Osborne p 027 280 2817
Maureen C
16 March 2015|
Response from LkaplanDC | Reviewed this property |
I think you are posting in the wrong country... this attraction is in New Zealand, not Cuba.