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South Pacific Motorcycle Tours

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43 Roscrea Place, Christchurch 7692, New Zealand
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DIY Touring in style

We were picked up on time from our O/N B&B and taken to the base in comfort. Our bike was out... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bill P
A bucket list tour for the best motorcycling riding ever with the best people ever!

We had 9 bikes on the 12 day South Island Spectacular tour - 12 Icelanders and 5 Americans - all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David G
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Ride New Zealand - Live the Dream! Hire one of our 30+ meticulously maintained, latest model motorbikes and start your ride safely from our quiet country-side base near Christchurch, gateway to the glorious Southern Alps. Come to us for Rental Only, sensational GPS Self-Guided Tours, and fantastic Fully Guided Tours. Free transfers between our base and hotel/airport, great facilities, packing tables, gear, GPS, coffee on tap and lots of friendly smiles. We are all about top quality and attention to detail in everything we do. Agents in Auckland and Queenstown, Qualmark endorsed, Rental Service Licence, and working with NZ's tourism industry, we're totally dedicated to providing motorcycling visitors with the very best New Zealand has to offer - no compromise!
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43 Roscrea Place, Christchurch 7692, New Zealand

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were picked up on time from our O/N B&B and taken to the base in comfort. Our bike was out front with our name on it- a nice touch. The BMW 1200RT's luggage was sufficient for our needs and our suitcases were securely stored...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had 9 bikes on the 12 day South Island Spectacular tour - 12 Icelanders and 5 Americans - all couples but for 1 solo rider. I was concerned that joining a group of strangers for 12 days could be a real hit or miss...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Bring on 2020! Thank you beautiful people for your wonderful company on an incredibly trip. So glad we were able to not only meet you both but make some new friends and add you to our extended family as well! Cant wait to show you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. What a fantastic trip around the South Island. Meticulously planned to meet all our needs. This trip was planned by SPMT based on our initial brief. Their knowledge and experience produced an absolutely fantastic 8 day trip which included all of the highlights you...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this wonderful Five Star Review guys - excellent!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Skuli’s 12 Vikings were joined by 5 Americans on the 12-day tour, including me! What a fantastic time we all had. The South Island is charming and, in the West, beautiful. But what made the tour was the interpersonal experience. Mike, Kim, and Mikey set...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You're wonderful Brant! Thank you for such great memories! We're so glad you enjoyed your trip and hope you'll be back again to discover more of New Zealand with us! Much love to you and keep in touch! :) Kim

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a group of 12 Vikings (6 couples) from Iceland that just finished a 12 day Southern Spectacular fully guided tour. From the first email we sent SPMT we were confident that we had selected the right company. It was not only that the...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

How do we respond to that!?! Thank you for such awesome words Skuli, to you and our wonderful new Icelandic family! What a fantastic time we all had and some incredible memories made. Cant wait for the 2020 Viking invasion and rest assured we're creating...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hi, We booked an 8 day self ride tour with South Pacific Motorcycle Tours and cannot speak highly enough of our experience formmy initial enquiry to the end of our tour yesterday. Everything was well organised from the GPS units, tour book. Additional tours, accommodation...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Guys, pleasure to look after you all and welcome you back to NZ for more great riding any time :) David says thank you for taking care of the girls!

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

My friend and I hired a BMW S1000XR (Candy) and a Harley Davidson Heritage Softail (Molly) for 9 days on a self-guided GPS tour and we truly had the best motorcycling tour of our lives! We realized from the very beginning that booking with SPMT...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're all so happy that Molly and Mika got a mention on Tripadvisor - they are an important part of our family and business. All animal lovers are welcome at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours!

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I rented two BMW 800 GSs with gps loaded travel route around the South Island. The motorcycles were clean and in excellent mechanical condition. South Pacific did an great job in choosing and reserving our accommodations for four nights. We decided to...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for this five star review - excellent! Glad we were able to re-route you when it mattered - all part of the service. It was a pleasure to organise your Trip

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

I hired two bikes for myself and a work guest for a quick 3 day South Island ride in early March. Bikes were Triumph Sprint ST (Annabelle) and BMW 800 (Storm). We were given a warm, friendly greeting, solid advice on some suggested routes and...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write up this excellent review it is really appreciated and I hope we get the chance to provide bikes for you or your colleagues any time in the future.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

We just finished the 23 day South and North Island self guided tour and are over the moon happy with our trip. We were on Fiona and Raven and loved them both. We started researching tour companies for a 60th Birthday trip and after several...More

Thank Marcey A
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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

Wow what a wonderful review thank you so much - we aim to please! It really was a pleasure to guide you through our beautiful country, and so pleased it all went well for you both. However I want to let everyone reading this know...More

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Our tour was a self guided tour. Just my husband and I. South Pacific made all the arrangements, accommodations, activities. The route was loaded into the gas. We both had one. Midrange bike option with high end... More
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