Partner Directory

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

River Island Cottage

Located 3kms up the Baton Valley Road from the Woodstock intersection. Peaceful and secluded, it is the perfect place to rest up and enjoy a true back country experience.

P +64 21 543 384

River Riders Ltd

River Riders offers high-end Bosch powered e-bikes for the wider Waikato River Trails. Bosch e-bikes, bike racks, accommodation & shuttles can be made available via booking (essential) with the River Riders team.

P +64 27 265 5504

River-T Estate Wines

Just 5km east of Kurow. Enjoy delicious food, fine wine, coffee and craft beer on our spacious deck while overlooking our picturesque vineyard. On colder days we will have the log fire waiting to keep you warm and cozy.

P +64 21 292 4081

Riverhead Villa

Designed and built over 150 years ago, Riverhead Villa presides over the village of Horeke, breathtaking views of Hokianga Harbour. This secluded villa is your perfect place to get away from the hustle and bustle for restoration for the soul.

P +64 22 603 5602

Riverside Adventures - Waikato

Whether you are heading out or coming in from the Hauraki Rail Trail at Matamata, perhaps kayaking is your next adventure, just a 15min drive out to Piarere. For tours, shuttles, hire, accommodation we can sort it for you.

Riverside Adventures Waikato

Riverside Adventures Waikato offer mountain bike, kayak and SUP hire, along with kayak glow worm tours and guided mountain bike tours. We also provide regular shuttle services along the Waikato River Trail and to other trails in surrounding areas.

Riverside Cottage, Orongorongo Station

This rustic early 1900s cottage is situated next to the Orongorongo River and Turakirae Seal Colony, with views out to the Cook strait & Kaikoura Mountains. Four bedrooms sleep up to 10 people

P +64 27 478 7177


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Roar Coffee Roasters

Welcoming you to ROAR Coffee Roasters HQ - Serving Southlands favourite coffee, epic toasted sandwiches & more with great southern hospitality!

P +64 21 731 356

Rolleston Motel – Thames

The Rolleston Motel is centrally located in a peaceful no exit street within easy walking distance of the Rail Trail. Making the most of it’s location, Rolleston motel offers a peaceful garden setting with newly renovated rooms.

P +64 7 868 8091

Roosters Craft Brewery

Roosters has been producing sensational, small-batch brewed beer for more than 20 years. Located just off the trails, on the fringe of wine country. Our counter and pub meals complement our beer and surroundings.

P +64 6 8795158

Ross Beach Top 10 Holiday Park

Stunning, individually designed, quirky accommodation pods, made from upcycled shipping containers! Powered and unpowered sites with great communal amenities and facilities pods. Safe overnight cycle storage, car parking (free if accommodation is booked) whilst on the trail.

P +64 3 4298 277

Ross Goldfields Information & Heritage Centre

We're the southern start/finish of the Wilderness Trail. Capture this milestone in the photoframe directly behind our centre overlooking the lake. We offer gold panning, trail t-shirts and other souvenirs, heritage talks and walks. Open 7 days.

P +64 3 755 4077

Rough and Tumble Bush Lodge

At the northern trailhead of The Old Ghost Road lies a special wilderness accommodation and café experience. Our relaxed, friendly hosts offer a deeply comfortable place to stay, with hearty meals and an excellent range of local beer and wine.

P +64 (0)3 782 1337

Roughan Chiropractic

We offer modern chiropractic care for all cyclists. Make the most of your time on the saddle, with healthy spinal function and hip and knee flexibility. Don't let joint restriction or pain prevent you from enjoying the wilderness trail.

P +64 3 755 7846

Route 6 Café & Bar

A 1950s-themed Americana café… with a a kiwiana touch. World-renowned for awesome burgers, locally-roasted coffee and an extensive gluten-free range. Atmosphere, great food and good old-fasioned southern hospitality - Route 6 has it all.

P +64 3 2487135

Royal Hotel

The Royal Hotel in Naseby offers a large open air deck to enjoy a drink and dine while enjoying the Town's ambiance. The menu contains wide variety from snacks to main dishes. Pizza is a specialty. Children's menu provided.

P +64 3 444 9990

Royal Mail Hotel

Our historic hotel is in the heart of beautiful northern Southland providing quaint and affordable accommodation. We offer our guests many amenities including locally roasted ROAR coffee, secure bicycle storage and free e-bike and EV destination charging.

P +64 225 977 657

Ruatiti Station Lodge

Luxurious rural station lodge with fully catered hospitality at our original homestead. Relax and enjoy your special stay. Alternative options of shared cabins and camping on the station. Stay at the start of the Mangapurua.

P +64 21 0252 0627

Russell - Orongo Bay Holiday Park

Picturesque, award-winning, Enviro Gold, 4 star Holiday Park with affordable accommodation and abundant birdlife, including kiwis. Located on the Russell peninsula near the start of the trail in Opua. Bike for hire and bike shuttle

P +64 9 403 7704

Rutherford Hotel Nelson

Rutherford Hotel's central city location provides a gateway to many of the great cycle ways the region has to offer.

Sapphire Cafe

Owner-operator Kelly Musante and her team provide homemade savoury and sweet pies made with love and fresh daily. Delicious coffee using local Tiger Mountain roasted beans. Enjoy street-side seating and a private garden out the back, or simply dine in.

P +64 9 401 8843

Scenic Circle Hotel Paihia

Expansive sub-tropical gardens and extensive guest facilities at our Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands enhance the welcoming atmosphere of this resort-style hotel. Conveniently located in Paihia

P +64 9 402 7826

Schist Rock Accommodation

Schist Rock offers an exclusive luxury guest house accommodation surrounded by a mature private garden for some peaceful relaxation with spectacular views of the surrounding mountains.

P +64 27 447 3561

Sea Kayak Adventures

Just 4km away we are the closest provider of quality mountain bikes to the Queen Charlotte Track. We have rental or guided rates from half-day through to as many days as you like. Local accommodation close to the track nearby.

P + 64 3 574 2765

Sea Spray Apartments

Sea Spray Suites, Heritage’s Paihia accommodation is located on the famous Te Ti Beach which sits halfway between Paihia town centre and historic Waitangi.

P +64 9 402 0013

Sea Urchin Cottage - Kaiaua

A 3brm house right on the waterfront, sleeps 8 with all the facilities of home and adjacent to the Hauraki Rail Trail. Off-street parking, two outside decks, BBQ, fully fenced and just 200m from shops, playground and hotel.

P +64 21 856 634

Seddonville Hotel

We are 3.5km from the northern end of the OGR. We have 6 units available which can sleep 18 guests. We have Wi-Fi, bike wash area and secure storage for your bike, shop and restaurant or takeaway options.

P +64 3 782 1828

Seifried Estate

Nelson's oldest family-owned winery is home to the internationally renowned Sweet Agnes Late Harvest Riesling. Discover this, along with a range of unique artisan varietals to enhance your Nelson tasting experience. Centrally located, with children's playground.

P +64 3 544 5599

Sequoia Lodge and Backpackers

Before/after exploring the QCT, you can find your own pace of life in our home away from home. Located in Picton centre but away from hustle and noise of port, we have varied accommodation for families, independent travellers or groups.

P + 64 3 573 8399