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South Pacific Motorcycle Tours

43 Roscrea Place, Christchurch 7692, New Zealand
+64 3-312 0066
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Terrific, Personalized Service!

This is a very belated review of my trip to the South Island in April, 2017, not July 2018 - the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
KDubCA
What type of people run South Pacific Motorcycle Tours?

Good people, that's for sure. Some time ago I was riding my MV Agusta Brutale down tram road... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Karbonpete
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Ride New Zealand - Live the Dream! Hire one of our 30+ meticulously maintained, latest model motorbikes and start your ride safely from our quiet country-side base near Christchurch, gateway to the glorious Southern Alps. Come to us for Rental Only, sensational GPS Self-Guided Tours, and fantastic Fully Guided Tours. Free transfers between our base and hotel/airport, great facilities, packing tables, gear, GPS, coffee on tap and lots of friendly smiles. We are all about top quality and attention to detail in everything we do. Agents in Auckland and Queenstown, Members of the RVA - Rental Vehicle Association of New Zealand. Rental Service Licence, and working with NZ's tourism industry, we're dedicated to providing motorcycling visitors with the very best New Zealand has to offer - no compromise!
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43 Roscrea Place, Christchurch 7692, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very belated review of my trip to the South Island in April, 2017, not July 2018 - the form didn't allowed me to go back that far (my apologies South Pacific). I arranged a visit on short notice, about 10 days (fallout...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Good people, that's for sure. Some time ago I was riding my MV Agusta Brutale down tram road when it developed a fault. It's a busy road and while I was there for a while looking over it, trying to assess the fault, lots of...More

Thank Karbonpete
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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hey thanks for taking the time to put up this review, really appreciated!

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Best motorcycle rental & tours in New Zealand. The best way to enjoy these experiences and see Bogotá and its people up close is by bicycle!

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

I traveled with my family through New Zealand for 2 weeks. We wanted to travel this great country by motorbike. We came to South Pacific Motorcycle Tours and we are just super happy with this great team. The organization was just perfectly prepared and executed....More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi guys, thanks for the great review this is so helpful for other German Riders wishing to ride New Zealand - we really appreciate your kind comments

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Firstly, apologies for the delay in writing this review. Secondly, everything you read in all the previous reviews is true, this really is a fantastic company and you will not regret the effort of getting to NZ and spending your hard earned cash by using...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you thank you thank you! So happy to have been part of your holiday of a lifetime :)

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Long overdue review.... There's nothing much I can say that hasn't been already mentioned. Carole, Mike, and team worked with me to plan one of my most memorable vacations ever! I started planning my solo trip with them via email a few months before my...More

Thank Chris L
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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

And a long overdue response! Thank you so much, reviews like this really help us to know that all our hard work and efforts are worthwhile, and also helps all other riders thinking of coming to NZ. Awesome.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We were picked up on time from our O/N B&B and taken to the base in comfort. Our bike was out front with our name on it- a nice touch. The BMW 1200RT's luggage was sufficient for our needs and our suitcases were securely stored...More

Thank Bill P
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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for this wonderful review, I think your last comment says it all, we're not the cheapest, but you WILL get quality, service and convenience, and when you've travelled around the world these things are extremely important.

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

We had 9 bikes on the 12 day South Island Spectacular tour - 12 Icelanders and 5 Americans - all couples but for 1 solo rider. I was concerned that joining a group of strangers for 12 days could be a real hit or miss...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Bring on 2020! Thank you beautiful people for your wonderful company on an incredibly trip. So glad we were able to not only meet you both but make some new friends and add you to our extended family as well! Cant wait to show you...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Wow. What a fantastic trip around the South Island. Meticulously planned to meet all our needs. This trip was planned by SPMT based on our initial brief. Their knowledge and experience produced an absolutely fantastic 8 day trip which included all of the highlights you...More

Thank Neil H
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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thank you for this wonderful Five Star Review guys - excellent!

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Skuli’s 12 Vikings were joined by 5 Americans on the 12-day tour, including me! What a fantastic time we all had. The South Island is charming and, in the West, beautiful. But what made the tour was the interpersonal experience. Mike, Kim, and Mikey set...More

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Carole L, Owner at South Pacific Motorcycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

You're wonderful Brant! Thank you for such great memories! We're so glad you enjoyed your trip and hope you'll be back again to discover more of New Zealand with us! Much love to you and keep in touch! :) Kim

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Our tour was a self guided tour. Just my husband and I. South Pacific made all the arrangements, accommodations, activities. The route was loaded into the gas. We both had one. Midrange bike option with high end... More
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