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Habitat Sports

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Great shop to rent bike and shuttle

Was doing old ghost road and rented bike and equipment from Habitat sports, also payed for shuttle... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Richard J
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Best Bike Hire

I contacted Adrian two weeks before doing the Ghost trail as my Mountain bike is 10 years old so I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wellington, New Zealand
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BIKE HIRE - TRACK & AIRPORT SHUTTLE - FULL WORK SHOP - BIKES - and out doors EQUIPMENT for sale and HIRE If biking is your passion and you love the outdoors, you will love being at the heart of the Buller region with many NEW and exciting adventures...more
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234 Palmerston Street | On the corner of Palmerston st and Wakefield st - Just passed New world supermarket, Westport 7825, New Zealand
+64 3-788 8002
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was doing old ghost road and rented bike and equipment from Habitat sports, also payed for shuttle. Adrian is a really nice and professional guy. Really top end bikes and well service as well. The time and focus he gave setting up the bike to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I contacted Adrian two weeks before doing the Ghost trail as my Mountain bike is 10 years old so I was considering renting a modern bike to fuel my enthusiasm. Adrian was good at being realistic about the trail and gave me confidence in my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Adrian at Habitat Sports went above and beyond to make sure my quick trip to Old Ghost Road was amazing. From recommending the best plan of attack, to putting my pregnant wife at ease regarding my ability to handle the trail, to even letting me...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tony W
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

As we started our old ghost road biking adventure we had an unfortunate mechanical mishap where buy one of our derailleur had snapped.so we rushed over to Westport and by stroke of like the owner of the store was able to come in during his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Habitat S, Owner at Habitat Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Glad I could help and hope you enjoy your ride on the Old Ghost Road. Thanks Adrian

Reviewed 6 December 2018

Adrian is a passionate owner operator and rider, that kept our group well informed about the ride on the Old Ghost Road - Traveling from Ak to Westport for this ride it was great to be so well informed and would recommend Habitat Sports and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

We stayed at the Tove above Habitat Sports prior to riding the Old Ghost Rd which was perfect with an awesome setup and great location. Adrian was excellent and dropped us to the Lyall end start and dropped our Ute to the end which worked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I used Habitat Sports to recondition our touring bikes for a two week 880km tour that included 200km of rough gravel roads. We left Westport with bikes that felt like new ones, and they performed without a hitch for the entire trip....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Noel B
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Habitat Sports was a Great place to get good quality mountain bikes, equipment, local advice and top service. The bikes really made the difference on this trip for us on the heaphy track. Happy to recommend these guys!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pioneer59205791496
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Adrian was very friendly and helpful with my tramping trip. He dropped me off at one end, stored my car safely, and then dropped at the end if the track for me to pick up dhdn I arrived. Brilliant service, thanks. Highly recommended

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend HABITAT SPORTS for their excellent service. Adrian has a passion for mountain biking and a wealth of knowledge of the sport and maintaining your bike in a tip top condition, this knowledge he is only to keen to pass onto you. Adrian...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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