Partner Directory

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

A2O Cycle Tours

Let A2O Cycle Tours take the hard work out of building the best Alps 2 Ocean experience for you.

Active Adventures

We believe that scenery needs to be experienced, not seen through a bus window. So we'll take you to our mountains, rainforests, lagoons, fiords and volcanoes - and we'll walk, cycle and paddle through them.

Adventure South NZ

Adventure South NZ are the specialists in guided NZ Cycle Trail holidays. We offer more trails, more departure dates, and the friendliest of guides to ensure that your cycling experience in New Zealand is truly memorable.

Adventurers Travel Company

Enjoy one of our custom-designed cycling holidays tailored for your tastes, budget and fitness. We’ll organise everything, from bike hire and transport to great accommodation and food, with luxury and standard options available for the Alps 2 Ocean and more.

Ahuriri Motels

We offer 14 studio units; 1, 2 and 3-bedroom units; rooms serviced daily; LCD TV; free wi-fi; cooked/continental breakfasts and cots/highchair available; BBQ facilities; laundry; off-street parking; 500 metres to shops, restaurants and airfield; pets by arrangement.

Aoraki/Mt Cook Alpine Lodge

Located in the heart of the Mount Cook Alpine Village, the lodge has 16 rooms, which have Tea/Coffee facilities; TV/DVD; limited free wi-fi. Communal kitchen/dining; coin operated laundry/wi-fi also available. Attraction booking and Mountain bike rental services.

Bespoke Bike Tours

Let us put together an itinerary for you to experience and enjoy the stark beauty of the Mainland’s MacKenzie Country by bicycle. Absorb the stunning views of the Southern Alps and the breath taking, aqua blue glacial lakes at your…

Bike It Now!

We are the “complete” cycle business with cycle tours, cycle hire, two cycle shops with full workshops and cycle retail. We are based in Clyde and on the A2O we operate fully supported private tours and large international group excursions.

Boots & Jandals Hotel

The Boots & Jandals Hotel is located right on the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail and has a restaurant, bar, and hotel accommodation – full cooked breakfast included. Stop in and let our friendly staff take care of you.

Braemar Station

Braemar Station is a working High-Country Station. The Shearers Lodge sleeps up to 16. Pine Cottage and Hilltop Cottage are perfect for couples and smaller groups. A continental breakfast and packed lunch can also be provided on request.

Brydone Hotel

Built of white, elaborately carved Oamaru limestone in 1881, this impressive Oamaru hotel has welcomed and charmed guests for over a century. Today, that proud tradition of style and exceptional hospitality is maintained and conveniently located in the centre of…

Colonial Lodge Motel

Affordable, modern, quality accommodation at its best, within a relaxing garden setting. Our 10-room refurbished self-contained motel offers a home away from home.

Cycle Journeys

Cycle Journeys is your full service provider for the Alps 2 Ocean Trail, 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 3 377 2060

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.

Duntroon Hotel

This iconic 1881 country pub was extensively rebuilt and re-opened February 2019. Our Bar/Café and Restaurant offers superb food, barista coffee and friendly service. The all-new upstairs accommodation includes seven ensuite twin/double rooms and two room apartments.

P +64 27 4334 180

Glenmac Farmstay

A high country merino sheep and beef cattle farm in the Waitaki Valley 15km from Kurow township. We offer guestrooms with either ensuite or shared bathroom, backpacker hostel with shared TV lounge and full kitchen facilities and a campervan park.

Grandview Farmstay

The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail passes right past the back gate. Nestled right beside the Maerewhenua river this accommodation takes in views of the nearby mountains including Mount Domet, the river and across to Duntroon and beyond.

Great Rides App

The only mobile app designed for the NZ Great Rides and a national partner of the NZ Cycle Trail. Working offline it offers GPS tracking, over 1,500+ pages of maps, photos and trail section descriptions. Download it free today!

Helicopter Line

We are based at Mount Cook and Twizel, Franz Josef Glacier, Fox Glacier, Queenstown and Fiordland. We will take you and your bike to the official start of the A2O trail. Visit our website for available options.

Heliworks Mt Cook

Provides scenic flights from Mt Cook airport, across the Tasman river, on the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail. We also offer a range of scenic flights, including visiting Fiordland, landing on nearby alpine passes and glaciers. Pre-booking is advised.

Heritage Gateway Hotel

We are set amongst landscaped gardens with views of the surrounding mountains. There are 98 comfortably furnished guest rooms. The hotel also features its own restaurant & bar.

Hermitage Hotel

We are the perfect base to discover your Peak Experience. Choose from hotel rooms, motel units or cosy chalets. Activities include Glacier Explorers, Tasman Valley 4WD and Argo Tours, scenic flights and the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre.

High Country Salmon

Boutique, family-owned salmon farm located on State Highway 8 south of Twizel. Floating shop and free fish feeding, as well as idyllic surroundings. Purchase delicious fresh salmon, sashimi and smoked salmon from our shop.

Hot Tubs Omarama

Private outdoor hot tubs filled with fresh mountain water, no chemicals are added. A submersible wood firebox allows you to adjust the water temperature. The tubs are cleaned and refilled after each use, used water irrigates the land.

Jake's Hardware

Jake's Hardware is one of the last independent, family-run hardware stores in the country. Our range includes many accessories, parts and tools. We also offer minor repair services to get you back on the trail.

P +64 3 435 0881

Kurow Holiday Park

We offer a range of holiday park accommodation, tent sites, powered caravan sites, cabins, tourist flats and a lodge that sleeps up to 40 people. We cater for domestic and overseas travellers, fishermen, holiday groups, family groups and school groups.

Kurow Hotel

We offer 17 rooms (including ensuites). There is a restaurant, bar, separate function room, and a garden. Extensive dinner menu, cut lunches and cooked or continental breakfasts available. Laundry facilities on site.

P +64 3 436 0850

Kurow Motels

With 7 fully equipped units that sleep between 2 - 6 people and 2 houses for larger groups (one located in the village of Otematata), there is plenty of room for family & friends to head off on holiday together.

Kurow Museum & Info Centre

A2O runs past our front door. We welcome all visitors to our quirky museum which provides a snapshot of early European life and features tools from the local Maori (Waitaha). OPENING HOURS Mon - Fri 9:30am until 4pm.

P +64 3 436 0950

Lake Ohau Lodge

Lake Ohau Lodge is ideally placed between two of the Alps 2 Ocean cycle trail?s scenic highlights - the shores of Lake Ohau and Lake Ohau Lodge to Quailburn. It is the perfect spot for a lunch stop or overnight…