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Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours

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Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours
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We are a local company, with a passion for cycling. Our services range from day rides, to premium multi day tours along Tasman's Great Taste Trail and/or quiet back roads. We provide high quality trail bikes and e-bikes for comfortable cycling on...more
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Mapua 7005, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We organised a 5 night cycling holiday with another couple through Wheelie Fantastic (Nicky & Lisa). They went out of their way to come up with an itinerary that would suit all 4 travellers e.g. with less on road cycling, electric bike for 1 rider...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Donna R
Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Donna, Thank you for your review. Good to know about the lights we provide, we will look into getting brighter ones!. I can't wait for that section of trail to be completed so that the road segment will be a thing of the past....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired bikes and one way transfer to Rikawa. Lisa picked us up promptly and was able to share a wealth of local knowledge on the short journey. The bikes were of excellent quality and fitted with a kilometre counter, clock and a saddle bag...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jasmine38Chichester
Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and include lots of details. As you discovered, when you ride sections of the trail, you get to places you would have otherwise missed. I hope we get a chance to show you some other...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great bikes with comfy seats. Good tips on places to eat and drinks. Magical family time riding through this wonderland of sights and tastes. Plenty of roadside fruit and berry stalls. Nicky thank you for your excellent service you went above and beyond. This was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were collected by Nicky right on time from our hotel. We then collected our friends - and Nicky and Liz had been very accommodating to add them to the booking after. We were provided with great bikes, water (which we had forgotten!) and a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steph F
Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Steph, Thank you for your kind words. You guys certainly got to see the best vineyards in the area, without large crowds and lovely locations to while away the day. We wish you safe travels as you continue on you world tour...keep following the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nicky took us on a wonderful ride in beautiful countryside, kept a good watch over us, and took great photos. Fun vineyard, art tours and a fabulous lunch. Highly recommended!More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FChapman
Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was lovely to meet you and Grace. Yes we went to some nice out of the way places. You even got some hot sunshine along the way. I am glad we helped you enjoy this beautiful part of NZ. We hope we can show...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

From the start to finish Nicky was just fabulous, she organised everything for us on our 3 day Great taste biking tour, Maps, Water bottles ,Drink even a peanut butter slug -which I had never experienced before, accommodation was of a high standard Accent house...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2018

Hi Nicky and team, It was lovely to meet you all. You guys were our first multi-day tour of the season and there was no better way to start. You were all great fun and we thoroughly enjoyed being a part of your visit. We...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

On the final leg of our honeymoon Nicky from Wheelie Fantastic met us from our water taxi after we left the Abel Tasman National Park back to the mainland to set us off on a great taste bike ride. Nicky greeted us from the boat...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you Karenza ( and Kim). It was lovely to meet you both and we do genuinely want to help people enjoy the area, in a way that is tailored to suit them. I think your route on the Great Taste Trail helped you see...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018

We wanted to cycle in the Nelson area found this operator online. We were pleasantly surprised when Nicky put together the perfect 4 to 5 day trip for us, including a day on the waters of the Able Tasman National Park and a day of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Kia ora Sally & John, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I think your itinerary allowed you to enjoy the best of the area in the time you had.We hope we can help you to explore some more of the trail...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018

NIcky provides a great, friendly and personal service. She delivered bikes to our accommodation in Mapua, provided maps and suggestions for a great day of cycle touring that included the Great Taste Trail and inland back roads. It was very good value for well maintained...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank John S
Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you John for taking the time to leave a review. We were happy to give you a route suggestion that ticked all your boxes. You certainly got to enjoy some of the nicest cycling routes by using both the trail and the back roads....More

Reviewed 21 April 2018

My two friends and I did a self guided cycling tour today from Riwaka to Mapua which was brilliant. We contacted Nicki, the owner, quite late yesterday and she was very accommodating. What was even better was that she had a bike that fitted my...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you Leena, for your detailed review. You got a perfect autumn day to enjoy, what I think is, one of the best sections of the trail, if you only have a day. I was so pleased we could rise to the challenge of a...More

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Shirley195856
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Response from Nicky M | Property representative |
Yes we do have electric bikes for hire. They should be booked in advance. Call us at 03 5432245 to check for availability.
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