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Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours

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Address: 172 Gray Road | Kaitoke Creek, Great Barrier Island, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 800 997 222
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Your one-stop shop for visitor information, fantastic island tours, bush...

Your one-stop shop for visitor information, fantastic island tours, bush walks and coastal cruises. Our all inclusive tour packages provide you with the best travel deals, fantastic accommodation and activity options... We are Great Barrier Islands tour specialists! Give our friendly team a call.... We're here to help.

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Thank you Steve

I and my wife were Steve kayak customers in 2012 and we were warmly welcome to enjoy his kayaks again yesterday ! Thank you Steve for your generosity ! David and Lewina from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I and my wife were Steve kayak customers in 2012 and we were warmly welcome to enjoy his kayaks again yesterday ! Thank you Steve for your generosity ! David and Lewina from Singapore

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Thank Davidleehs
Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi David and Lewina Thanks for your lovely review :) It was great to see you both again after 4 years! I hope you enjoy the rest of your time on the island and please feel free to use our kayaks whenever you feel like it... you're always welcome :) Thanks again Steve and Lianne More 

Upper Hutt, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Steve was a great host ,providing local history commentary as he ferried us aound the island. Nothing was ever a problem as he met all our needs and anticipated them when the weather turned.He was flexible enough to offer other options for us, and was generally a great guy - we wouldn't hesitate in recommending Steve and Go Great Barrier... More 

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Thank Stingray74
Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Guys! What an awesome review - thank you very much! I hope you're all walking normally again :) I can't help but feel I should be reviewing you instead! It's not often we have a group of visitors come to the Barrier, clean up at the Wharf to Wharf Marathon with multiple podium achievements - conquer Mt Hobson in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I contacted Steve via email and got a respond right away! One of the friendliest and most easy going people I have ever met, and could not be happier with his service. I was one island for a 3 day hiking tour, and got a pick up at the airport to the start of the hike and the same for... More 

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Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Beate Thanks for taking the time to write us such a nice review :) It was great meeting you and a real pleasure to supply your on-island transport! Hopefully we'll get to see you again one day... But first - Have a fantastic time exploring the South Island next February. I'm sure you'll feel right at home there !... More 

Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This Place is a hidden treasure. wonderful walks and wildlife. Remote but beautiful. friendly locals.

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Beit Shemesh, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Over the internet, I was in contact and arranged for this package which included the flights to and from Auckland, pickup and drop off from the airport on the island, the hut arrangements, and making the arrangements for my one night's stay on the island. Everything cam off without a hitch! (except for the weather.) This was my first tramp... More 

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Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Steven Thank you very much for your great review! Yes - the weather decided to give you a good lashing didn't it... makes for good memories once you've dried out properly though :) We really appreciate your custom and hope to see you again one day in the future. Thanks again for the review - and for using our... More 

Mysore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

If you visitor from outside NZ , it is better to rest a day near by Auckalnd airport to get over jet lag. Jet park hotel is highly recommended as there is free drop pickup , break fast and it is nzd 160/ day. you also can keep your baggage after taking out few cloths to visit GBI. Allowed weight... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

These guys do it all and do it well - don't go anywhere else to get your holiday on this island sorted. They are passionate and truly love what they do - lots of advice, hints etc offered before you come. They have lots of options for tours and site seeing etc so it depends what you are looking for.... More 

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Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Wow! What a great recommendation! Thanks very much for finding the time to visit our TripAdvisor page... It seems so long ago that you were here on the island! Your review might just be the one that gave us that final boost across the line - Because... .... today we were notified that we've been awarded with a 'Certificate of... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Steve was the best tour guide we have ever had and we enjoyed every minute of the 3 day tour we did with him. We thoroughly explored the island attractions and found the tour a good mix of walks, both in the bush and on the beaches. Steve's knowledge of the Island and his love of it made him a... More 

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Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi nanan656 :) Thank you for such a fantastic review! I thoroughly enjoyed showing you and the rest of the group around Great Barrier Island! We certainly had a few laughs and the weather behaved for most of the 3 days you were here. Well you know where we are now - so I expect you'll be dropping in for... More 

Stratford
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

We did all our booking for this trip through Go Great Barrier i.e. Flight, Accommodation, Car Hire and their own trip on the Crazy Horse bike. Steve is passionate about this place and this reflects in the way he shows it, his way.

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Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Guys! What a great surprise to receive your lovely review. We're so pleased that the weather came right enough for you to see the Barrier under a blue sky - it makes such a difference! Remember... Next time you find yourselves out here, we have a date with a big Blue Trike! Don't be surprised to see us turn... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

Ask for Steve to be your driver. We were picked up at 9.30 a.m. (ish) and dropped off at 6.30 p.m. and we had enjoyed stories all day with never a hint of boredom on either side. He obviously loves the island, knows soooo much about it and knows everyone he meets. A great introduction!

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Leebee N Steve B, Owner at Go Great Barrier Island - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Robin Thanks for your lovely comments and rating :) It was a real pleasure to meet you guys... We had a great day out there indeed! You know you'll always be welcome on The Barrier... Have a great summer back in England! All The Best, Steve More 

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