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Planet Bike - Day Tours

Waipa Bypass Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 27 280 2817
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Awesome Rotorua Forest single track heaven from a great hire company

We hired two Scott e bikes from Planet Bikes. Neither of the two of us had ridden e-MTBs before and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Best day mountain biking

All the crew at Planet Bike are fantastic - great bikes, insightful tips on all the trails, expert... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
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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)
Waipa Bypass Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 27 280 2817

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired two Scott e bikes from Planet Bikes. Neither of the two of us had ridden e-MTBs before and the guys gave us good instructions- and helped plan a days ride on the trails. The trails are fantastic, windy singletrack weaving up and down....so...More

Thank Lovemyipad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the crew at Planet Bike are fantastic - great bikes, insightful tips on all the trails, expert mechanic - loved every minute of our day mountain biking the trails of the Redwood Forest, wish we had trails as good in Sydney

Thank helenmacgeachie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friday was a great day when we rolled up to planet bike. I got introduced to a mean machine - a Scott ebike.  The lovely  young lady explained to me how it worked, then it made me 20 years younger!! It climbs like a spitfire,...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Personalized set up by John R. of Banshee Spitfire with Lyrik fork that were perfect for riding everything in the Whakarewarewa Forest. Shocks and brakes were dialed. Excellent customer service and local knowledge of trails. We followed the recommended routes for six hours of riding...More

1  Thank globetrotter423
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hired bikes and headed out on our own through the Redwoods. As only casual bikers, we stuck to the Kids Zone trails and they were pretty challenging in spots. Staff here were really friendly and helpful (as it seems all in NZ are). Bikes...More

Thank ChrisandLoriann
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Bikes were good condition, the owners were very helpful in suggesting a route on the amazing trails. The coffee is great and the biscuits afterwards were a really nice touch. Thanks for a great experience. 👍

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Not only do they have top notch material, good cards & top advice on witch trails to take. They also serve a damn good flat white ☕️. It's a family business with a really nice vibe. The smaller but nicer company

Thank Bert V
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The owners are great. We were served lunch after and outfitted well. Even gave me gloves. The ride itself was pretty easy but interesting. Was hoping for a bit more of a challenge. Our guide allowed one of our guys a different route but would...More

Thank kathy76Goderich
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

It’s worth the extra drive to Planet to get the best bikes best hospitality and best coffee before heading a short ride to the best tracks. What an adventure made better by Lennore and the team.

Thank Tim Y
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

With a pretty fussy bunch...tbe Planet Bikes team gave us the best bikes with the best services...and stunning Kiwi hopitality. Thanks Lennore and the team..been with the other's up the road and you guys are streets ahead. Look forward to next time

Thank Alan S
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Questions & Answers
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.