Adventure Bike Hire
Welcome to Adventure Cycle Hire - a mobile cycle hire service based in Waihi.
With a range of equipment and bicycles to choose from, Adventure Cycle hire can deliver your hire bike anywhere along the Hauraki Rail Trail.
Broadway Motel – Matamata
Located in central Matamata, with a range of standard, deluxe & executive units. Offering secure cycle lockup, free Wifi & SkyTV, a private spa pool and outdoor swimming pool. Close to the Trail, cafes, restaurants and Matamata Information Centre.
Bullswool Heritage Farm - Karangahake
Visit while riding the Trail. A must do especially if you have children in tow. Although not accessible from the trail, a 10min drive from Paeroa takes you to animals, heritage, peace and tranquillity. Pack a picnic and go.
Burton’s on Pollen Cafe - Thames
Located in the heart of Thames, a café welcoming cyclists for great food, coffee and drinks. There’s a wide range of savoury and sweet treats to choose from and just a short 2 minute bike ride from the trail.
Café 77 - Manawaru
Café 77 is located right on the Trail half-way between TeAroha and Matamata welcoming cyclists with great food, coffee & drinks with indoor/outdoor seating. Free Wifi, air compressors & bike tool kits are available for the quick fix-its.
Corbett House B & B – Hikutaia
This historic home in a tranquil setting just off the trail is the perfect stay. Air-conditioned, cosy woodfires, swimming pool, a cedar hot tub, comfortable beds entice visitors all year round. Wake to a wholesome breakfast for another great day.
Coromandel Distilling Co - Thames
A micro-distillery, crafting gins and other limited release spirits focussing on quality and the art of distilling. Come in from the Trail and taste test our International award winning gin ‘The Cuckoo’ and others. Bringing gold back to the Coromandel!
Courtyard Café - Paeroa
Close to trail and located in the heart of Paeroa, a cosy café with a good sized courtyard out back. All-day breakfast, great cabinet food or choose from the blackboard menu. Fresh, flavoursome including GF & vegan choices.
Crown Ridge Miners Cottage
Nestled amongst the bush with amazing views, exuding history everywhere you look. Enjoy peace, tranquillity and privacy. 6min stroll to Hauraki Rail Trail, and easy access to an abundance of activities. The entire cottage is yours to enjoy.
Firth Tower Museum - Matamata
Built in 1882, Firth Tower is steeped in history. Right on the trail, you'll find museum displays housed in thirteen buildings including authentically furnished homestead and workers cottage circa 1900. Enjoy the tranquil gardens, wide lawns and shady trees.
Flatwhite Café & Restaurant – Waihi Beach
Just a 15min car drive from the trail in Waihi out to Waihi Beach. A café restaurant well worth the drive for good food, a wide range of refreshments and fantastic outlook right on the beach. Dining inside/outside.
Gastronomics Restaurant & Bar – Thames
Located in the heart of Thames just minutes from the trail, offering great dining in comfort and style. Opens 5pm Monday to Saturday for dinner service. Closed Sunday. Lunch service for pre-booked group bookings of 15 or more only.
Goldfields Railway – Waihi
Travel back in time and enjoy a ride on a heritage train with Goldfields Railway between Waihi and Waikino stations. You can take your bike with you. Stay overnight at Waihi Station, with overnight parking for motorhomes and caravans.
Historical Maritime Park
Come and view maritime past, maritime history and displays of the region including Captain Cook / Northern Steam Ship Co. and our naval displays. The tranquil riverbank and gardens are an ideal location for private functions. Self-contained camper vans…
Ironique Café & Bar – Te Aroha
Located in the heart of Te Aroha with indoor/outdoor dining. Fresh house-made cabinet food or choose from the blackboard menu. Barista made espresso coffee and a wide range of refreshments to choose from. A cafe offering true Kiwi hospitality.
JollyBikes Cycle Adventures
JollyBikes Cycle Adventures in Thames are a one stop shop for bike rental and guided tours, with a range of electric and standard bikes available. A full service centre in Thames will keep you on the trail.
Lady Bowen Bed & Breakfast - Thames
A comfortable B&B just minutes from the trail in a refurbished 152yr old historical building with gardens, outdoor decks & upstairs balcony. Daily complimentary breakfast, WiFi, secure bike storage and luggage storage by arrangement.