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Planet Bike - Day Tours

Waipa Bypass Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 27 280 2817
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Awesome day and hosts!

A great day of fun and knowledge in a spectacular setting. The forest is awesome. We had done... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andrew J
via mobile
Fab people, fab forest trails - dont miss this!

When going mountain biking inn Rotorua, it's well worth your while bypassing the first carpark when... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
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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” (40 reviews)
“great coffee” (16 reviews)
“single track” (5 reviews)
Waipa Bypass Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 27 280 2817

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great day of fun and knowledge in a spectacular setting. The forest is awesome. We had done plenty of city riding but no mountain biking. Lenore and Ed were fantastic in setting us up. We had a short ride to reach the tracks, and...More

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 13 September 2017

When going mountain biking inn Rotorua, it's well worth your while bypassing the first carpark when you enter the Whaka forest road, and going a bit further along to turn right to get to Planet Bike. Ed and Lenor are great people, take good care...More

Thank kiwiscotinjun
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Was road tripping with a few mates weeks ago and was recommended to come here by the DOC information center. The inventory of bikes at Planets Bikes is extensive and caters to everyone's riding levels. The shop/warehouse is awesome. Upon returning from our ride the...More

Thank Jordan L
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We used Planet Bike Hire for our morning bike ride on Saturday 1st July. I had communicated with Lynnore earlier to sort out bikes by supplying our heights for her and her team to organize our bikes. We arrived earlier than planned from Napier and...More

Thank Rossydos
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My young daughter and I were recently up in the Redwoods for her first Rotorua trip. Halfway through the day she popped a seal in her forks and had to ride out with them completely bottomed out. It'd happened before and two bike shops in...More

Thank EdtotheWord
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Ultra helpful staff, great variety of bikes, very helpful! Sam, Leonora and the team are truly interested in serving you the best they can. Not over selling or over hiring, but making sure you have what you need for a great time. And great coffee!!!...More

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 25 March 2017

My husband and I are in our 50's with biking experience but NOT mountain biking. The guides were phenomenal, despite being part of a group of 12 they took excellent care of us. The bikes were well maintained and all equipment provided. The guides took...More

Thank Angelagordon2014
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Ed fitted us out with the best equipment and Lenore gave us our prep lesson about proper hand position, foot position and overall body posture. We practiced with our years old joyful yee haws, prepared for fun! Ed gave us a new skill lesson, then...More

Thank nancikalamaya
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A group of us were spending 12 days riding the Wakarewarewa Forest trials. A couple of times we had mechanical issues and dropped into Planet Bike, a really convenient stop close to the forest. The owner/mechanic promptly dropped everything and fixed the problems so we...More

Thank Marty_Clarke
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I rented two electric assisted full suspension mountain bikes (which I didn't know existed!) for my mom and stepdad who are first time riders. They were able to keep pace with my partner and me all the way to the top ridge at Tokorangi track....More

Thank Jacob H
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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.