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Top Trail Hire and Tours

Kaikohe, New Zealand
0800 867 87245
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Great service

We hired from Raymond and he got us set up nicely from his huge array of bikes and helmets, all to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sara J
via mobile
Convenient way to be transported back to your accomodation after a days cycling

Good trailer racks to cart the bikes. Easy and convenient. Having used a number of cycle shuttle... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
megpage2015
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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  • Average2%
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Kaikohe, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hired from Raymond and he got us set up nicely from his huge array of bikes and helmets, all to fit our heights and heads. He gave us the option for different lengths and let us make a decision while riding to give us...More

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Good trailer racks to cart the bikes. Easy and convenient. Having used a number of cycle shuttle services around NZ we thought this was expensive in comparison but is on par with others who offer this same service it this area.

Thank megpage2015
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Love it! Kids love it! Good stuff Far North! Great day out, and a neat way to get some fresh air, spend interactively with friends and family

Thank puckalux
Ray C, Owner at Top Trail Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks for your review. We love to see people enjoying the Twin Coast trail.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Our 'unusual' ride took us to the best spots of the stunning Twin Coast Trail, an epic ride not too challenging but certainly breathtaking!

Thank Robin_Laura
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Had a great experience getting a bike that suited my circumstances for cycling the Pou Herenga Tai cycle trail. Only feedback I'd give to Ray and his team is that when large parties book, they need to know they have enough shuttle capacity to get...More

Thank ameliagearynz
Ray C, Owner at Top Trail Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks forth review. We accept that we had some trouble keeping the large number oc cyclists that we had that weekend all happy. Pleased to announce that we have more than doubled our capacity now. Ray

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Ray at Top Trail is a wonderful 'host' of the Twin Coast cycle trail. I booked 2 days but unfortunately had to cancel both of those days due to the weather. On each day, Ray was available to discuss options but on each day the...More

Thank Kauaiguest
Ray C, Owner at Top Trail Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Many thanks for the review. We love happy customers.

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

As we were heading up north for a belated Christmas present - we thought what better time to treat ourselves to a days riding on the new section of the twin coast cycle route! We booked online and the process was simple and easy! Ray...More

Thank LittleCloS
beg0nia123, Owner at Top Trail Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Its always good to get happy customer feedback. That is always our aim. Thanks

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately I wanted to hire a bike the day a cruise ship came in. I was told I couldn't be pick up and to meet them at the wharf in piahai. I had to wait as cruise ship passengers were slotted in ahead of me...More

Thank julieQ6900EF
Ray C, Owner at Top Trail Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Not us. I think Julie has us mixed up with another Cycle Hire operator. We have no record of this person or this ride. We do not have a base in Paihia at all and have never hired out an e-bike to a walk in...More

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic weekend cycling the Opua To Horeke trail this weekend. Ray Clarke's information was invaluable, his suggestion that we based ourselves in Kaikohe and completed the Kaikohe to Opua portion followed by Kaikohe to Horeke was spot on. He fixed a flat tyre and went...More

Thank allison S
Ray C, Owner at Top Trail Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Cheers Alison. It was a good couple of days. One of the best things about this business is the people we meet. You and your group were a pleasure to work with. Thanks Ray.

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Top Trail did an excellent job arranging the logistics of a nice several hour, 14 kilometer, ride along an old railway bed trail (fine gravel and dirt trail, rails long removed). It included an eery walk through a railway tunnel. A lot of the trail...More

1  Thank fortisfallax
Ray C, Owner at Top Trail Hire and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Thanks for the review fortisfax. We all enjoy having riders coming in off the Cruise ships and enjoying a ride through our Northland countryside. Always a great bunch of people who sometimes see the beauty more clearly than we do ourselves. Regards Ray

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Minted3
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Response from Ray C | Property representative |
Hi Therese many thanks for your enquiry. I am already committed to two tours for passengers off the Celebrity Solstice when she is in the Bay of Islands on that day. I do not know whether they have sold all the available... More
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