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Biking from Arrowtown to Gibbston winery.

This was our second time doing the bike ride from Arrowtown to Gibbston winery hiring Bikes from... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lindaforgie
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
via mobile
BIKE RIDE TO GIBBSTON VALLEY

We had the best 4 hours on the E bikes riding towards the Gibbston Valley. We should have hired... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Jo C
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sydney
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Queenstown Bike Tours now operating as About Bikes Arrowtown is located at Dudleys cottage in Arrowtown. We offer half or full day bike hire with optional transport, About Bikes provides a range of bikes specifically designed for comfort and sight...more
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4 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 0339
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our second time doing the bike ride from Arrowtown to Gibbston winery hiring Bikes from Queenstown Bike Tours. Great people to deal with good bikes all equipment needed is available and well maintained .The ride took about 2 hours with a wrong turning...More

Thank lindaforgie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We unfortunately turned up a bit later than planned as went to the other operator first...I didn't look to check where the bike hire place was, which I normally do- My daughter and I are around the same sort of height, and there was just...More

Thank Sarah H
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sarah and Jeannie, Thanks for taking the time to write your detailed review, we have taken on-board all of your feedback. As you had told me your daughter didn't have a lot of experience cycling we had reserved her a cruiser bike, as they...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

We had the best 4 hours on the E bikes riding towards the Gibbston Valley. We should have hired them for the full day as there was so much to see and do. Loved our final stop at the Gibbston Cheesery and winery before heading...More

Thank Jo C
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Jo, Great review thanks for taking the time to recommend us and we look forward to getting you back on the Ebikes exploring the rest of the stunning ride options next time. Bubbly Regards Niki

Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Rode ebike up Gibbston Valley and beside the Kawerau River to the Gibbston Valley tavern. A bit cold but georgeous scenery and a great ride. Easy to organise and company was flexible to our travel needs and friendly. Recommended but take warm clothes in winter!

Thank TheMs4
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review glad you enjoyed it, and your right winter riding is still stunning just remember to dress warm! Bubbly Regards

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Wow wow is all I can say .this review is really for the experience of the ride .we were picked up by the friendly owner and taken from our hotels in Queenstown to the bike place in Arrowtown and after a brief walk around town...More

1  Thank vickicork
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Vicki wow yes! We are so pleased you enjoyed the spectacular trail and offerings out at Gibbston. We do run over how to operate the bikes before people set off on the ride but perhaps with your bigger group we hadn't spent enough time...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We did the 5 bridges to gibbson valley bike tour. Omg the scenery was just amazing, Tania got us all geared up and on our way she was just awsome!.....professional, and friendly!! Thank you so much for your service!!! loved the Ebikes!! I dont think...More

Thank poohbere
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this glowing review of Queenstown Bike Tours and our amazing staff member Tania I will pass on your compliments. You are so welcome and we hope to see you again! Bubbly Regards Niki

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Tracey was the perfect mix of professionalism, friendliness and helpfulnessl. She even came the first part of the ride with us to ensure we went the right way. The bikes are fabulous, we are hooked on e-biking now and the route we took from Arrowtown...More

Thank TravelTeam2Auckland
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Travel Team, what a wonderful review! Thank you kindly for taking the time to deliver these compliments. Electric bikes are absolutely the way of the future aren't they, we hope to have you ride with us again! Until then best wishes from The Queenstown...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018

Booked online months ago for our last day in Queenstown and received confirmation. Waited 40 minutes past our assigned 9:30 pickup time this morning anxiously hoping to beat the rain, i finally called and they had no record of our confirmed reservation. Their bikes may...More

Thank Tim_AZ342
QueenstownBikeTours, Front Office Manager at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tim, we apologise for missing your booking, our reservation system is usually bulletproof, but due to a systems upgrade your booking had not been transferred across, Terribly sorry, I guess we are human after all! We pride ourselves and work hard to ensure that...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018

The company was great. picked us up on time. Very friendly and helpful. Got our bikes ready for us and we had a very pleasurable day. We rode at our own pace and stopped when we liked. We decided not to ride back into town...More

Thank Gail K
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Gail, We are very thankful for your review and pleased you enjoyed your day with Queenstown Bike Tours! Best regards until we hopefully meet you again to explore more of the stunning trails we have to offer.

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Such a highlight of our trip! Staff were so helpful. The 5 Bridges ride from Arrowtown was the best! The autumn leaves along the track were beautiful. Totally recommend it

Thank lkent2018
QueenstownBikeTours, Owner at Queenstown Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad to hear we made a highlight of the trip! Autumn is a stunning time of year to enjoy the colours, we hope to see you again one day! Best Wishes

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Response from Ash H | Reviewed this property |
They have saddle bags that attach to the back of the bike (beside each wheel). You can have one on each side. They are pretty big - I actually put my backpack in the saddle bag. They also have water bottle holders on the... More
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