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Outside Sports

Closes in 12 min: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Friendly and efficient bike rental

Outside Sports is a knowledgeable bike rental outfit renting good quality bicycles. Grant went out... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Steve S
Sydney, Australia
Rented Bikes

We rented bikes to ride from Wanaka to Lake Hawea and back. The bike rental was easy and painless... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Hayley M
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Wanaka is a beautiful alpine town with endless outdoor activities right on its doorstep. Outside Sports can prepare you for any adventure with all the advice, rentals and product you will need. We pride ourselves on our friendly staff who have...more
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17-23 Dunmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7966
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Fit out and initial experience was good. The return experience will make sure we and friends don't return! Long wait to return then over the top Bad Attitude and non stop lecture. With so many great staff in Wanaka, this business has the worst staff...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Haven't used these guys before but rang from the Gold Coast looking for information about hiring bikes with kids seats attached for an up and coming holiday. Richard answered the phone and he would have to be one of the nicest, most informative and helpful...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I have to agree with feedback from the January 18 reviewer - not a great experience. “Rude and dismissive”

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Outside Sports is a knowledgeable bike rental outfit renting good quality bicycles. Grant went out of his way to help, handing me a nice bike with chunky tyres, easy-to-use gears and modern disc brakes, plus a soft seat, all for a reasonable sum. For those...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We walked in to rent some mountain bikes from Outside Sports. There were three men in the rental shop, all busying themselves with repair tasks. They seemed angry to be disturbed, and were rude, dismissive and unhelpful. When we asked for help, they did not...More

Thank Southerncrossflyer
Benji K, Manager at Outside Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Hi, Thank you for your feedback and our genuine apologies your experience was neither what you deserve nor our style. Sadly it seems you got us during a record hot period in temperature and in work load and our team simply couldn’t cope with the...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017

12 months after hiring 2 x MTBs from Outside Sports, Wanaka, my wife and I were back in town for a week and again hired bikes - a Specialized Camber 29er dual suspension XC bike and a Specialized 6Fattie. We were sorted out by Scott...More

Thank Angus D
Reviewed 6 September 2017

About to heat-fit my new Thermo-boots (not bought at this store) and the staff could have given me expensive options to do so but instead talked how best to get my boots to mould to my feet without costing me anything! This is not usual...More

Thank Pete_VTauranga
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Two of my boot buckles popped open of their own accord, meaning I had to get replacements up the mountain, and I was given no compensation towards this. Also, my DINs were set to 4.5 in the shop, so my skis came off under the...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We rented bikes to ride from Wanaka to Lake Hawea and back. The bike rental was easy and painless and we thought the price was fair. The ride, on the other hand, while not technically difficult, wore us out!

Thank Hayley M
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Really impressed with the friendly staff at both the main shop and the cycle shop. We hired bikes from here a few times and it made the holiday! Keep up the great work guys!

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