Partner Directory

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

Thames School of Mines

Fascinating Māori, industrial, education and geological history converge at one of New Zealand’s largest and best-preserved mining schools in the heart of the Hauraki gold fields.

P +64 7 868 6227

The Appleshed Kitchen and Bar

Park up and relax at The Apple Shed Cafe. Located on the historic Mapua Wharf, cyclists can enjoy the peace and tranquility of the Waimea Estuary.

P +64 3 540 3381

The Bank Café

Located in Clyde, The Bank Cafe offers great seasonal food, made on site. Outside seating area is a great spot to enjoy a coffee and a sweet treat.  Room for large groups - ideal venue for breakfast or lunch meetings.

P +64 3 449 2955

The Brothers Boutique Hotel

Located in Dunedin, The Brothers offers a mixture of convenience, history, charm, elegance and tranquillity, with the building retaining much of it’s original grandeur.  15 bedrooms and all with tiled en suites. 6 minutes walk downhill to city centre.

The Buccaneer Lodge

There?ll be a warm welcome at Buccaneer Lodge - perfect place to relax and unwind after cycling the QCT. Only 4km from Picton our spacious ensuite rooms have views of Waikawa Marina from the balcony and 5min walk to...

P + 64 3 573 5002 or + 64 21 581 589

The Cyclers Rest

A self-contained apartment accommodation next to the Puketi Rainforest. Recently refurbished with Kitchenette and sleeps up to six. A relaxed and comfortable resting spot near Okaihau. Ask us about our guided night walks into the Puketi Rainforest.

The Duke of Marlborough Hotel

Founded in 1827, the Duke of Marlborough Hotel is engraved in history books on account of it being New Zealand's oldest hotel. 26 rooms, award winning restaurant and the perfect spot for a drink watching the sunset after cycling.

P +64 9 403 7829

The Falls Retreat

Get away from the hustle and bustle and relax in one of the Falls Retreat's quaint cottages. Nestled in a stunning setting with beautiful views, come and enjoy the tranquility. Enjoy amazing food in a relaxed and informal dining environment.

The Farm B n B

Located 3km from Middlemarch, stay in the stone cottage or the farm house. Three rooms are available, two queen rooms and a twin room, either with en-suite, shared bathroom or private bathroom. Continental breakfast is included and Transport is available.

The Flying Fox

Situated half way between Pipiriki and Whanganui this is an ideal overnight stop. Park your bike securely before traversing the river in the cable car. Cottages, glamping and camping available. Catering can be provided with special all-inclusive rates available

The Fort Enfield

The Fort is an amazing old Tavern in Enfield. It is a great place to stop in and have a bite to eat in their cafe, or make Enfield a destination and dine in for the evening. 

The Gates Accommodation

Stylishly different accommodation. City chic meets country style in these designer, boutique holiday homes and glamorous camping site on a 2ha farm close to Mapua.

P +64 3 540 2793

The Gentle Cycling Company

In a region renowned for food, landscape and climate, we offer bike hire and self-guided trips on the Great Taste Trail. Our attention to detail, developed over ten years of operation, ensures you can relax and enjoy the ride.

P 0800 932 453 or +64 3 929 5652

The Gentle Cycling Company

We offer bike hire and self-guided trips on the Coopermine and Tasman's Great Taste Trail. Our attention to detail, developed over ten years of operation, ensures you can relax and enjoy the ride.

P 0800 932 453 or +64 3 929 5652

The Hayes

Call in to The Hayes in Lake Hayes Estate for some delicious local refreshments and snacks. Perfectly situated 5 minutes from the Queenstown Trail's Twin Rivers Trail.

P +64 3 441 4074

The Heads Omapere

Set in the breath-taking location of the Hokianga harbour, The Heads offers intimacy, luxury and comfort layered with Manaakitanga, our personal touch of Maori hospitality. The Heads is also the perfect base to explore the untouched lures of the Hokianga...

P +64 9 405 8737

The Honest Lawyer

The perfect place to relax with friends, share a great meal or book in for a special occasion. Stay for a night or a week and feel yourself unwind.

The Hub Cycle Centre

The Hub has been a family business for over 35 years, with a wealth of bike knowledge to share. We are Bay's exclusive Specialized dealer and the largest Giant stockist in the region, with a stock of selected brands from...

The Jollie Biker

We specialise in three stages of the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail including Lake Pukaki, Lake Ohau and Omarama. We can create a 3-day package or just a single day itinerary, and offer bike hire and luggage transfers.

The Junction Cafe & Honey Centre

South of the Taramakau Bridge take a short diversion and enjoy a delicious breakfast, lunch, fantastic coffee, 12 flavours of real ice cream, smoothies, affordable, quality food to eat in or pack to take on the trail. Free self-contained camping.

The Lakes Motel

Just 45 minutes away from Mount Cook Heritage Park there are many nearby activities such as skiing, boating, mountain climbing and fishing. Make The Lakes Motel your base to enjoy all of these activities and much more.

The Lazy Cow Accommodation

Conveniently situated just 30km from Lyell, our home-style accommodation caters to groups of up to 18. On-site facilities include our fully licensed Cow Shed Restaurant, unlimited Wi-Fi, laundry, storage, wash-down and service stands (with tools) and some spares.

P +64 3 523 9451 or +64 21 1891146

The Martinborough Hotel

Martinborough wine village, near the Remutaka Cycle Trail, has famously world class Pinot Noir. Right on the square, the hotel welcomes cyclists with storage and deep baths every cyclist needs. Restaurants, bars and vineyards surround Martinborough, a must do diversion.

The Mill

Accommodation at The Mill B&B in Oturehua is two queen rooms with en-suites (one featuring a beautiful claw foot bath), and a twin room with shared facilities. The second of the three stories has a lounge for guest use.

P +64 21 166 2944

The Miners Cottage

Close to the Tiroiti Station site, just 6 .5 km along the Central Rail Trail from Hyde, this historic schist cottage enjoys a private courtyard and garden overlooking a stream. Enjoy superior accommodation close to the Trail – 2 king...

The Mint Cafe

Delightful dining in the historic beautifully refurbished bank in Kaikohe (the centre point of the trail). Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner from 7am-9pm. Accommodation also available - 5 bedroom boutique hotel upstairs. Secure bike storage and parking.

The New Zealand Whisky Company

We have been reviving the century-old industry and our whisky has been met with wide acclaim. As well as regaining the foothold once held across New Zealand, the whisky is exported worldwide from our Oamaru maturation store. Open daily 10:30am-4:30pm.

The Nunnery

Welcome to the accommodation option with a difference in historic Te Aroha
The Nunnery is centrally located and within easy strolling distance both to the township and Te Aroha’s tourist attractions.

The Old Dairy Company

Right on the trail. Retro vibe in Art Deco Building. Rough and Ready with heaps of character. Self contained kitchen. New shower. Wifi. Double bed in room, 2 sofa beds in lounge area.

P +64 9 405 7816

The Old Doctors Residence

Nestled in Naseby, The Old Doctor’s Residence will provide you with a peaceful retreat or a base for action-packed adventures. Our beautiful historic home has been sensitively restored into luxury bed and breakfast accommodation.