Phone: 03-572-7954 (NZ) or +64 3 572-7954 (from overseas)
Mobile: 021-432-276 (NZ) or +64-21-432-276 (from overseas)

Phone: 03-572-7954 (NZ)
or +64-3-572-7954 (from overseas)

  • Marlborough Wine Tours

    Marlborough self-guided biking wine tour
    Bike rental closest to vineyards, wineries & cellar doors
    Free transport from/to Blenheim

Reviews & Feedback
Self-guided Wine Biking Tour Marlborough

Fantastic Day Out in Blenheim
Rain or shine, do yourself a favour and book in with Wine Tours by Bike while in Blenheim.

Book Now

Steve and Jo were so helpful with planning our route, offering up small pieces of advice that you would only know from being involved in the region as much as they are. The equipment was top notch and it was clear that our safety (and fun) on the bikes were their top priority.

Fantastic experience
Awesome ....right from the first contact Jo was excellent...making suggestions .....tweaking our itinerary...keeping me informed. Steve was awesome giving us the rider training and ensuring we knew where we were going. Jo even turned up at our lunch stop to ensure we were all happy. Couldn’t rate these guys highly enough ... a real highlight of our trip

Girls Weekend Away
The bike tours are a must in Blenheim and doing it with these guys, you can get no better.

Visited in November 2019

Trip Advisor 2019 excellence certificate

Reviews & Feedback
Self-guided Wine Biking Tour Marlborough

Trip Advisor 2019 excellence certificate

Fantastic Day Out in Blenheim
Rain or shine, do yourself a favour and book in with Wine Tours by Bike while in Blenheim.

Book Now

Steve and Jo were so helpful with planning our route, offering up small pieces of advice that you would only know from being involved in the region as much as they are. The equipment was top notch and it was clear that our safety (and fun) on the bikes were their top priority.

Fantastic experience
Awesome ....right from the first contact Jo was excellent...making suggestions .....tweaking our itinerary...keeping me informed. Steve was awesome giving us the rider training and ensuring we knew where we were going. Jo even turned up at our lunch stop to ensure we were all happy. Couldn’t rate these guys highly enough ... a real highlight of our trip

Girls Weekend Away
I cannot stress how absolutely fantastic Jo and Steve were. The correspondence and effort theyput in to ensure we were on track was phenominal, we would not have been able to do it without them. The bike tours are a must in Blenheim and doing it with these guys, you can get no better.

Visited in November 2019

marlborough wine bike hire september 2019
The second time around was just as good as the first!!

Marlborough Bike Hire Blenheim  |  Wine Tours by Bike

Time to explore and discover, taste and indulge all whilst biking your way around Marlborough’s wineries & Renwick's boutique cellar doors

Starting from our base at 33 Blicks Road, in Renwick (12km from Blenheim), you are going to find yourselves right at the heart of Marlborough wine country with at least 14 boutique cellar doors, many located beautifully close to us, easily reached via flat roads and along safe bike-paths. Your first tasting could be within 2 minutes of getting on your bicycle.

Wine Tours by Bike is also the home of Hillsfield House Bed and Breakfast. Stay for two nights and get your bike hire for free - BOOK NOW.

Even though we have the word “tour” in our name, when you hire a bike from us, rather than being made to go to wineries chosen by us and then guided around as part of one big group (where there is always that feeling of pressure to keep up with others), we give you the complete freedom to go off on your own and choose how you spend your time.

This is independent / self-guided biking at its best!!

We will be on hand at the start to pass on our local knowledge and offer suggestions to help you, but you are the one who decides how far you want to bike, you set your own pace and you decide if you want to stop for a sit-down lunch or if you just prefer snacking on cheese platters as you go.
This is your chance to explore and discover how unique and truly individual each winery is as they talk you through their “tasting flight” explaining how they make their wine and tell you about the history of wine making in Marlborough. WINE TASTING & CHARGES.

All our bikes have baskets on the front as well as unique wine bottle panniers on the back to carry any delicious purchases that you might make, and if you find you buy more than expected, we also offer a free collection of any wines (or gifts) bought during the day.

You will also be covered by our emergency backup service, so if anything happens to the bike ie chain falls off or you get a puncture, we are but a phone call away.

This will probably be the most fun you will ever have on a bike, so all you need to do is choose a start time from the list below that works for you, let us know where you are staying so we can come and collect you, then leave the rest to us 😊

Book Now

FREE pick up and drop off shuttle service from Blenheim or Renwick
only within a 15km radius of our base (at 33 Blicks Road, Renwick): READ MORE

Wine Tours by Bike do not endorse drink driving in any way. We offer a free pick-up and drop-off service from your accommodation and encourage you to use this service, as we want you to enjoy your time whilst out among the cellar doors.

We offer 3 different start times to work in with your travel itinerary:

10.00am – 3.00pm (pick-up from 9.30am)

11.00am – 4.00pm  (pick-up from 10.30am)

12.00pm – 5.00pm  (pick-up from 11.30am)

If arriving into Blenheim after 12 Noon (ie on the Picton ferry) – or only want to hire a bike for a few hours in the morning because you are leaving the region or catching the ferry to Wellington? just give us a call and we will do our very best to accommodate you (the hire rate will be adjusted accordingly😊)

Steve, Jo and their team very much look forward to meeting you.

Wine Tours by Bike is also the home of Hillsfield House Bed and Breakfast.

Stay for two nights in the luxurious Courtyard Cottage, and not only will you get complimentary continental breakfasts, wifi and parking, but you will also get your bike hire for free.

NZ$45

single cruiser / trike

CHILD BIKE
(for 12 - 17 years old): NZ$30
Under 12 Bikes, Childs Trailer, Tow Along, Child Seat: FREE

Book Now

NZ$80

cruiser tandem

All bicycle rentals include: hi-vis helmet, cellar door map, 4 bottle wine carriers (price is per tandem).

Book Now

NZ$90

2 seater roadster

For quiet residential roads and safe bike paths only.
4 Seater - $160
(prices are per roadster)

Read More

NZ$15

bring your own bike

Price per person includes: Wine Map, briefing on cellar doors, free collection of wine purchased, secure parking on site backup service in case of injury.

Read More

Closest bicycle rental to vineyards & cellar doors

marlborough wineries cellar doors map 2018

Marlborough Wineries

over 12 cellar doors
within 20 minutes biking

from Wine Tours By Bike

over 20 cellar doors
within 45 minutes biking

from Wine Tours By Bike

Our Location

A stone's throw from the hub of Marlborough's vineyards, you are within easy cycling distance of more than a dozen cellar doors.