Partner Directory

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

Lake Maraetai Lodge

A 2 minute ride from the lakefront on the Waikato River Trail, and only 200m to the shopping centre. We offer twin and double rooms, and a dorm/family room. A fully equipped kitchen, dining room, covered deck, BBQ and lock-up…

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…

Lake Tekapo Motels, Holiday Park & Lakefront Lodge Backpackers

We can assist you with mountain bike hire and planning the next part of your journey. We have space for vehicle storage. Our accommodation consists of: Motels, Kiwi Baches, Ensuite units, Standard cabins, the Backpackers Lodge, power and tent sites.

Lake Tekapo Village Motel

Opposite the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail, right in the town centre. 6 self-contained family units, 12 studio units, large upstairs apartment. Some units have spa baths and most have excellent views. Free Wi-Fi, close to restaurants, cafes and shops.

P +64 3 680 6808

Lake Waitaki Village

Accommodation suites include a king bed, an en-suite and a roomy sitting area. There are also three-bedroom historic stone houses available, suitable for family holidays, or groups. Easy access to lake for fishing or water sports, or for a picnic.

Lakefront Lodge

An upmarket ground floor complex that offers luxury accommodation either in a double spa bath unit or studio unit. All units have kitchen facilities. We are only a short stroll to the town centre for cafes, bars and restaurants.

Lakeland Explorer

Our shuttle service offers local transport for passengers as well as bikes (we also do rentals) and luggage. Our group tours are specially designed so that small groups can see and enjoy even more of the beautiful Mackenzie Country.

Lakestone Lodge

The off-grid eco lodge has been designed to maximise the panoramic views and harness the power of the sun. Every room and bathroom share stunning views northward over Lake Pukaki to the Southern Alps.

Lauder School B&B

A popular Bed & Breakfast close to the trail in Lauder. We offer modernized heritage accommodation in a country garden setting. We have rooms to suit individual, group travellers whatever your duration and offer great southern hospitality.

Lauder Store Accommodation

Character accommodation B & B on the Otago Central Rail Trail. Comfortable and spacious with luxury linen. Room for 14 guests - ideal for self-catering groups. Barbeque and Luxury Spa Pool.

Lauderburn House B & B

Lauderburn House Bed and Breakfast, a gorgeous character 1920's homestead located near the stunning Poolburn Gorge and tunnels. Free for guests of Lauderburn House - Night rides up to the Poolburn Gorge.

Left Bank

Accommodation in the heart of Kaikohe in this beautiful restored bank. A five bedroom boutique hotel upstairs. Each room has an en-suite and a lot of character. Secure bike storage The Mint Cafe is downstairs

Leviathan

Central to Dunedin, Leviathan Hotel offers traveller and tourist, convenient, comfortable accommodation. Hospitality at affordable prices, the Hotel is close to all major attractions and we offer a wide selection of accommodation - self-contained units and private facility rooms.

Lochmara Lodge

Marlborough's most unique attraction and accommodation. Arrive at the Lodge via a well-maintained side track. Discover walks, endangered species, native flora/fauna, Underwater Observatory, sculpture trail, art gallery. Relax in hammocks, indulge in spa/massage, enjoy Marlborough's food wine at licensed restaurant.

Look After Me NZ's Homestay Network

Look After Me is a Homestay Network, providing bike-friendly, welcoming accommodation at various points along the trail. As an example Sandara Gardens, 2 km from the mid-point offers stylish accommodation for up to 5 guests, from $75.

Lowes Hire & Engineering

Lowes Hire & Engineering offers a huge range of hire equipment, a massively diverse range of retail product, as well as specialist engineering services. Local agents for a large number of premium brands.

Lumsden Motel

Clean, spacious and comfortable self-contained units just a short walk from local eateries and shops. The Lumsden Motel is your ideal accommodation for a great overnight stopover. Continental breakfast and packed lunches be arrangement.

Luxury Rail Trail Tours

We focus exclusively on comfort and creating the perfect luxury cycling holiday for small and large groups. Luxury Rail Trail Tours is the leading travel company on the Otago Central Rail Trail, offering a first class experience.

MacKenzie Country Hotel

We offer 108 guest rooms, all with shower over bath ensuites and private balconies/patios and a restaurant and bar. Complimentary storage for your bikes is provided in our garage. Packed lunches are also available.

Magnet Cafe

Stop and enjoy your perfect spot on the beach at Magnet Cafe. Expect great coffee, ice cream, cold drinks and a selection of snacks. Look for the bright container, right on the trail on Marine Parade by Napier Port. Ride…

P +64 27 581 6549

Mahana Lodge

Mahana Lodge is an ideal spot for an overnight stay, 27km from Ship Cove, 44 km from Anakiwa. Our sunny beachfront lodge with wonderful views over the Bay offers ensuite twin or double rooms. All meals and drinks are available.

Manea Footprints of Kupe

Footprints of Kupe offers you a unique cultural encounter, journeying into Te Ao Māori, the Māori world.

Mangungu Mission Station

Situated on a hillside with a magnificent view, it is the western terminus point for the cycle trail. The largest signing of the Treaty of Waitangi took place here, with over 70 chiefs, before a crowd of up to 3,000…

Maniototo Café

Maniototo Café, opposite the Ranfurly I-Site. Choices include freshly-made salads, sandwiches and smoothies. Sweet treats on offer are baked on site daily, and include a range of muffins, scones, slices and cakes. Packed lunches available - order on online. 

Maniototo Curling

Naseby Indoor Curling Centre - Try one of Central Otago’s most iconic winter sport. Bring your whole family and head down to the rink - a side trip to you Rail Trail Journey. Open 10.00am to 5.00pm, everyday.

P +64 3 444 9878

Maniototo Lodge B & B

A grand 1904 villa, Maniototo Lodge is in a quiet rural setting just 150 metres from the Central Otago Rail trail and surrounded mountains and countryside. Maniototo Lodge offers 3 spacious bedrooms with private bathrooms.

Mapua Ferry

The Mapua Ferry provides the only direct link from Rabbit Island to the buzzing community of Mapua, which comes alive with people during the weekends and the holiday seasons.

Mapua Leisure Park

Relax in spacious park like setting. We are a short distance from the Mapua ferry, cafes, bars, restaurants and local galleries.Our accommodation ranges from cabins, chalets to motels. We have a large number of camp sites powered and non powered.

Mapua Smokehouse

Fish & Chips on the Wharf - it's what Mapua's all about!

Mapua41South Holiday Accommodation

Modern accommodation in the heart of Mapua stylish & self-contained with expansive decking and patios for summer dining or socialising and underfloor heating for winter warmth within a 4-minute walk to the Wharf, they provide free charging and cycle lock-up.