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Vertigo Bikes

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Vertigo Bikes was born from Tim Ceci’s love of mountain biking. Guiding MTB trips is the only professional job he’s ever had! Joined a few years later by Paul ‘Pang’ Pangus, Vertigo has become THE Bike Shop in Queenstown. Still rider owned and...more
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4 Brecon Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At $39 per hardtail mountain bike for an afternoon, it’s perfect for my son and I to tackle the gentle 30km round trip along the Queenstown Frankton trail, that takes you around the golf course opposite the township. The service from the 2 guys today...More

Thank Reece B
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Reece! The bikes were indeed given a little tweak of cable tension and they were away again! We usually do service them upon every return but we had a very unexpected busy week still on skeleton staff! Sometimes things slip past! Thanks for letting...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of four (2 boys aged 10 & 12) did 2 x half days at skyline hiring bikes and gear from Vertigo. Bikes, service and advice was spot on thanks guys and keep up the good work. I’ll be back for sure !!!

Thank Ninville
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I stayed in Qtwn for one week while while bike packing the South Island and riding the trails in Qtwn. I was in and out of the shop several times, and was always greeted and helped promptly with great service. I would highly recommend this...More

Thank Miles W
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

No problem thanks for the feedback we always try to do our best! Hopefully see you in QT again soon!

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I wanted to explore the Queenstown bike trail out. Vertigo Bikes offered a great rental deal of an adult bike for 5 hrs for $39. Purchase was quick after several minutes filling in a registration form. The bike was fantastic and allowed me to enjoy...More

Thank DeanM2493
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thanks for your revie glad you had a great time and experience while in QT. Hopefully see you back again sometime soon 😊

Reviewed 25 March 2018

We chose to facilitate our once in a lifetime mountain bike trip to Queenstown at Vertigo Bikes, thanks to other reviewers on Tripadvisor. They did not disappoint! My husband, son and I did three half day rentals, for the Skyline bike park, 7 Mile Trails...More

Thank Vanc0uverMama
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Your very welcome guys! Glad you got to experience all you did, was great to meet you! If Lucas wants to come back and get a job tell him to hit us up in a few years! :-)

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Did the Coronet shuttle and really enjoyed it! Bikes were good, trail conditions excellent and Tim was great to chat to for local info.

Thank Dan U
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thanks guys! Glad you had a good time and hopefully see you over here again sometime! :)

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Dropped by and did a 5 hour rental of some trail bikes for a tool along Lake Wakatipu. The equipment was fine and the trail (Queenstown Trail) was very pretty and perfect for a nice easy ride. On the other side of the lake from...More

Thank giaff
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thanks for your nice comments, glad you had a great day out! :)

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Really friendly and helpful hire shop! These guys went out of there way to give us an awesome day. We were given some nice mountain bikes (Giant), very well maintained, and followed their advice to follow an easy route along lake Wakatipu for the day....More

Thank gsnonamebrand
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thats awesome guys so glad we helped you have a great day out. Its such a beautiful ride around the lake, especially if you make a day of it! Hopefully see you again!

Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Top notch staff, fleet and knowledge of the area trails. Big parts/accessories selection as well. Had a great day, would rent from again!

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Great value, I am 26 and have wanted to learn to ride a bike for years...I finally did, using one of your bikes! It took me about 20 minutes to learn! Thank you :)

Thank dandyash
Paul A, Owner at Vertigo Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

It’s never too late to learn! Glad we could help! 😊

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