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.

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.

Air Safaris

We offer a 50 minute "Grand Traverse" flight with in-flight commentary or 20-25 minutes flight options which vary between winter & summer. We also provide a wide range of aircraft charter options around the South Island.

Alps 2 Ocean Cycles

Our bikes are suitable to be used on bike trails, unsealed roads and paved roads. All bikes have suspension and come with a gel seat cover.

Ambassador Motor Lodge

We have studio, one and two-bedroom units located a two-minute drive from Oamaru’s town centre. Facilities include Sky TV, flat screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, secure bike storage, laundry and BBQ. Breakfast available on request.

Anatini Farmstay

Nestled at the head of a limestone valley, just 200 metres off the A2O. Our farmstay includes accommodation, dinner, breakfast and a packed lunch. Wander through the homestead gardens and explore the surrounding area before continuing your A2O journey.

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.

ASURE Ambassador Motor Lodge

We have studio, one and two-bedroom units with kitchens, heating, electric blankets, Sky TV, outside seating at each unit, guest BBQ area, cycle stand and area to wash bikes. Walk to town centre, shops and cafes and local hotel.

Balmoral Homestay

Enjoy our executive homestay in the heart of the Hakataramea Valley which includes two accommodation options; the Homestead (1 King bedroom and 2 Queen beds) and House (4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms). Explore the gardens, tennis court, swimming and spa...

P +64 3 436 0593

Bella Vista Oamaru

We are the closest motel to the town centre and shops and restaurants. Accommodation includes queen, twin, spa bath studio units and queen and king one bedroom family units with full cooking facilities.

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...

Big Sky Bed & Breakfast

We have two deluxe self-contained units with ensuites, satellite TV, tea and coffee facilities and queen beds. Each unit is air conditioned, has a private entrance with a shared courtyard and secure bike storage. Wifi is available.

P +64 3 438 9538

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.

Braided River Jet Boating

With Braided River Jet Boating you'll experience a genuine kiwi jet boating experience. After all, we're a passionate small business run by people who love to jet boat!

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...

Burnside Homestead

Enjoy your final nights' accommodation in a registered 1890's historic home - a true country living experience. The villa is surrounded by extensive parkland, including the original orchards.

Buscot Station

Buscot Station is a working Merino sheep and cattle station. Double & Twin bedrooms, self-contained dormitory (single beds, no bunks). Well equipped kitchen and laundry, tea & coffee provided and covered secure bike storage. Beautiful views of the surrounding country.

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.

Constable's Cottage

The self-contained cottage is bright and sunny and is equipped with a brand new ensuite bathroom, spacious bedroom, a fridge, television, heating and complimentary continental breakfast.

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.

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 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 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.

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.

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.