Partner Directory

Find the people, products, services and experiences to make your ride great.

Countrytime Hotel

We are set amongst spacious grounds. There are 48 comfortably furnished guest rooms, all with shower over bath ensuites. The hotel also features its own restaurant, bar, and modern conference facilities.

Criterion Hotel

The Criterion Hotel is the ideal way for all users of the Alps 2 Ocean to finish their adventure and is the only accommodation in the historic precinct; close to the Steampunk HQ, Oamaru Harbour and the Blue Penguin colony.

Crows Nest Accommodation

Situated close to the trail, Crows Nest offers a secluded garden setting with rural outlook. A?stunning Maniototo scenery by day, and by night beautiful starry skies. Bunkrooms, en-suite cabins, tent sites and a well equipped kitchen and barbecue area.

P +64 3 444 5063 or +64 21 366 012

Cucina 1871

An Italian inspired restaurant & bar in an iconic Oamaru building at the gateway to the Victorian Precinct. We use only the freshest produce and source as much locally as possible. Join us for a slice of la bella vita...

Cycle Gisborne

Cycle Gisborne offers guided and freedom tours around the Gisborne/Tairawhiti region and beyond, plus bike hire. Tours featuring Rere Falls Trail (2-3 days), Rere to Gisborne via Eastwoodhill Arboretum (1-2 days), and more.

P +64 6 927 7021 or +64 27 203 4387

Cycle Journeys

Cycle Journeys is your full service provider for the Alps 2 Ocean and West Coast Wilderness Trails, backed by 25 years of cycle guiding. From our bases on both trails, we offer bike rental, luggage transfers, transport and accommodation bookings.

P 0800 22 44 75 or +64 (0)3 377 2060

Cycle Journeys

Cycle Journeys is your full service provider for the Alps 2 Ocean and West Coast Wilderness Trails, backed by 25 years of cycle guiding. From our bases on both trails, we provide bike hire, luggage transfers, transport and accommodation bookings.

P 0800 22 44 75 or +64 (0)3 377 2060

Cycle Nation

We love all things cycling and we're the Bay's exclusive Trek dealer in the heart of Havelock North. Come see us for bike hire, bike repairs, cycling products and all the essentials from leading brands. We love seeing our customers...

P +64 6 877 6254 or +64 21 102 5212

Cycle Remutaka

The only Remutaka Cycle Trail tour company based in Wellington, we specialise in tailored trips on this varied and beautiful trail. Our local experts will help you get the most out of your adventure – whatever your ability and itinerary.

Cycle Surgery

Make it EASY! Let the professionals at Cycle Surgery do all the hard work, so all you need to do is turn up and ENJOY the ride. Trail itineraries, bike hire, shuttles, accommodation, bag transfers and more.

P 0800 292 534 (Freephone NZ) or +64 (0)3 464 3630

Cycle Ventures

The world-class Alps 2 Ocean cycle trail is at your fingertips with our cycle services. Locally owned and operated, we provide exceptional tour packages from one day to multi-day to suit the time you have available to ride the trail.

Dempsey Buses

We supply shuttle services to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Turoa Ski Area and all mountain bike trails.

Driftsand Boutique Accommodation

Ride, rest, relax...Driftsand Boutique Accommodation is the perfect location to mix adventure with relaxation. Situated on popular Ohope Beach, Driftsand has a range of beautifully presented, well-appointed rooms.

P +64 7 312 4616

Dunedin Railways

The Taieri Gorge Railway is the only remaining section of Otago Central Railway. An excellent way to begin or finish your rail trail experience. A full commentary, viewing platforms, licensed cafe and bar, this will be a trip you will...

Dunstan Downs High Country Sheep Station

Presiding over the sweeping tussock lands of the Lindis Pass, Dunstan Downs is a working High-Country Merino Sheep Station. Three accommodation choices available 1. B&B Hosted Farmstay 2. Backpackers / Self Contained 3. Fat Man's Lodge - historic Shepard’s hut.

Dunstan House

Built in 1900, Dunstan House offers boutique accommodation; this heritage hotel features an elegant wooden staircase that linking various living areas. A large colonial verandah overlooks Clyde's main street offering a sunny spot for guests to soak in the atmosphere.

Duntroon Railway Station

Self-contained accommodation right in the centre of Duntroon. Fully equipped kitchen, 1 bedroom + upstairs loft, deck out back, mountain views. Sleeps 4. Queen bed in bedroom. 2 King Singles in loft. Very stylish, smart and modern decor.

Earth & Sky

Located in the Mackenzie District, we offer guided daytime tours around Mount John Observatory as well as night-time stargazing tours at Mount John and Cowan's Observatory. The Astro Cafe is open 10am to 5pm.

East Pier Hotel

East Pier is on the waterfront in Napier's historic port area of Ahuriri. Our brasserie-style restaurant has the best location and sea views in town, with new 4-star accommodation right on the cycle trails. Come and stay while you explore...

Eastland Pacific Motor Lodge

Eastland Pacific Motor Lodge is located in the heart of Opotiki, 1.5km from the start of the Dunes Trail. There's a range of studio, one and two bedroom accommodation choices, plus the option of a cooked or continental breakfast.

P +64 7 315 5524 or +64 27 367 5065 0r 0800 103 003

Eastwoodhill Arboretum

Eastwoodhill Arboretum is the National Arboretum of New Zealand. It's right by the Rere Falls Trail and makes a brilliant visit or stay, with a studio unit and bunkrooms. Small cycle groups staying in the accommodation can pre-order quality meals.

Eco Rafting Adventures NZ

Whitewater rafting (grade 2-5). Half, full or multi-day expeditions in New Zealand wilderness - back country rafting, limestone canyons, glacial backdrops, natural hot pools. Beginning or ending your cycle trip in Ross, we pick-up and drop-off and store your bike.

P +64 21 526 624

Elliot Travel

Elliott Travel is locally owned and operated, with premises in Gisborne and partnerships worldwide. Elliott Travel offers award-winning service for holiday and business travellers, with the latest deals and first-hand knowledge of worldwide destinations.

P +64 6 868 4129 or 0800 101 303

Ellis Street Auto Repairs Ltd

Step back in time. Come and see our Little museum of years gone by Fuel memorabilia and house hold items. Spend some time saying I remember when!!!

Explore

The Bay of Islands is a pristine national maritime park bursting with iconic landmarks, abundant wildlife and unspoilt islands. Catch a ferry to the restaurant at Otehei Bay or take a tour to the Hole in the Rock or dolphin...

Explore Murchison

Based in Murchison, near the Lyell end of The Old Ghost Road. We can shuttle you and your pack or mountain bike between Lyell, Seddonvillle, Murchison, and Nelson. Times to suit your schedule, or ask us about car relocations.

Fairways Café

Start your Wineries Ride at Fairways Cafe at the Hastings Golf Club. Open 7 days a week for superb breakfasts, lunches, morning and afternoon teas with delicious Hawthorne coffee. We are also available for private functions.

Fat Cod Backpackers

We make it easy. Closest hostel to Interislander Ferry, across the road from Bluebridge and Intercity drop offs, i-SITE and foreshore. Store your car while out on track (conditions apply). Great for groups. Free wifi, seasonal breakfast, hot soup (may-august).

Father Ted's

Located only 200m from the trail, Father Ted's is a 3-bedroom house with a church nearby. Featuring 2 bathrooms, laundry, outdoor deck, and free wifi, unwind and relax before your final push into Oamaru.

Featherston Motels & Backpackers

Featherston is 9km north of Cross Creek. Supermarket, cafes, trains to Wellington. Fell Engine Museum houses the last engine operating the rail trail. Ensuite motel units. Backpackers with full kitchen. Wi-fi, laundry, shower/toilet block all close by. Secure bike storage.