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Hassle Free Tours

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Hassle-free Tours is an award winning company that specialises in offeirng unique tour experiences in Auckland and Christchurch. Hassle-free Tours is a small privately owned business which has been operating since early 2003. We believe a tour is...more
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Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Undoubtedly one of the best times in my life! Not only to visit New Zealand but to experience up close and personal the sight of three sperm whales, flocks of Dolphins and baby seals!!!! simply stunning and a must visit. Surrounded by the wonderful landscapes...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Johnny_Flame101
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your fantastic review of our Kaikoura Tour! We are delighted to hear you had a "whale of a time" with Kris and hope you captured some wonderful photos of your adventures in this marine paradise! It sounds as though...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in New Zealand for 2 weeks and this tour was hands down my favorite thing that we did on the entire trip! Mostly because the scenery is absolutely stunning. This journey to Mount Sunday truly brings you to Middle Earth. The drive from...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stephanie H
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your fantastic review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with Michael and hope you captured lots of great photos of the day. We are glad you found...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had Steven as our driver and he was great. The drive from Christchurch is a bit longer than I was expecting, so if you plan to do this expect to spend most of the day on the road. The scenery was magnificent, even while...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you so much for your wonderful review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your day with Steven and hope you captured some great photos at the summit, despite the windy weather. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the "edoras tour" to Mt Sunday. I guess it's ok of you want a canned tour of the country side (though the ac didn't work and the screen was too small to see). We're huge Lord of the rings fans, however, and it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lxs182
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora, we are disappointed to hear you did not enjoy your day with us and would to know more about your experience so we can ensure to improve on your concerns in the future. Please feel free to email us directly, bookings@hasslefree.co.nz. Our guides...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've done the tour with Kris today and it was great. You get to know a lot of background stories and the whole tour is very interesting and entertaining! Kris was a great guide. Also don't worry about the food - it is very good...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank gumpik
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you so much for your wonderful review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with Kris and found the tour entertaining and informative. We hope you captured some fantastic photos from...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With Carl as guide and Chris as expert driver of an original English double decker, we had a fabulous tour through the picturesque Akaroa Hills. Very informative guide; and funny! Stop off at Hilltop Hotel for a good coffee and a pie. Only bummer -...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 494mareec
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your wonderful review of our Akaroa Tour. We are thrilled to hear you had such a great time on-board with Chris and Carl and hope you captured lots of great photos of the area from the top deck of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great way to see beautiful Akaroa on a London red double decker bus, so we thought. Then it broke down on a steep hill near a corner for 1 and 1/2 hours. Not allowed off the bus for safety reasons. Told that this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Phillf07
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your honest feedback. Please accept our sincere apologies for the frustration and upset you experienced during your recent Akaroa Tour. We are disappointed that we could not deliver the tour to our usual high standard on this occasion. Whilst...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

TL;DR = 10/10 trip, 10/10 guide, 10/10 experience. On ya Steve! This is a must do tour, simply put. An extremely easy booking, as well as an option for a hotel pickup leave a fantastic first impression. Our driver/guide/mate Steve led an absolutely stellar day,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your wonderful review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are always happy to welcome keen LOTR fans and are simply thrilled to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with Steve. With great weather and spectacular scenery,...More

Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Chriss drove us and she was intelligent, knowledgeable and kind. She also was a great driver. The van was great.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JaredDubai
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2019

Kia Ora and thank you for your wonderful review of our Whale Watching Tour. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with Chris and felt comfortable and safe throughout the journey. We hope you captured some fantastic photos of your whale watch...More

Reviewed 10 February 2019

From the moment I was picked up from my hotel by Ross and Chris, to the moment I arrived back in Christchurch, Hassle Free Tours really lived up to their name. I decided on a whale watching tour, meaning a 2.5 hour drive north of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2019

Kia Ora and thank you for your wonderful review of our Kaikoura Tour. We are delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with Ross and Chris, and had fun on your whale watch boat tour, despite the 'bumps'. We hope you captured some...More

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jackiemahood
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Response from HassleFreeToursNZ | Property representative |
Kia Ora, thank you for your query. We are pleased to confirm that Kaikoura is recovering well from the recent earthquakes and the Inland Scenic Road, and State Highway One, are both open allowing access from Christchurch to... More
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