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Grapemobile Bicycle Hire & Tours

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Address: 307 Palmers Lane | Cnr McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4998 7660
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Grapemobile is the Hunter Valley's most popular and longest established...

Grapemobile is the Hunter Valley's most popular and longest established bicycle hire facility. Situated on our own vineyard, sample our Grapemobile wines whilst we guide you with friendly local knowledge on the most favoured private bicycle trails, wine tour tasting & food options of the Hunter Valley Vineyard Wine Region. Visit our centrally located vineyard & hire shop in Pokolbin, or utilise our unique bus pick-up & return service from your local acommodation or meeting place. Grapemobile bicycle hire includes mountain bikes and tandems, helmets, sunscreen, bottled water, Grapemobile wine tasting and vineyard visit, maps and guided tour options.

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Great way to spend a day in Hunter with friends!

Had an amazing day on the bikes - the guys at Grapemobile were really helpful and set out a route for us before we left. Most of the vineyards will deliver back to Grapemobile too... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sinéad D
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Galway, Ireland
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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped for a couple of nights in the Hunter Valley on way back to Sydney and was looking for an activity that we could do as a family (while still enjoying some sneaky Hunter drops). This was a great fun option which we all enjoyed including our two girls 10 and 11. We had a great day for it -... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing day on the bikes - the guys at Grapemobile were really helpful and set out a route for us before we left. Most of the vineyards will deliver back to Grapemobile too so don't need to carry the wine with you! Definitely recommend for groups to do this

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Thank Sinéad D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a group of 8 who hired bikes for the day and really enjoyed ourselves. I hear it's not a common way to see the Hunter, but I wouldn't have had it any other way. Considering we had only made an inquiry and not a booking, they were super helpful at accommodating us, despite it being clearly stressful with... More 

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Thank Sally W
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Glen picked us up perfectly on time from our hotel and the whole day was so much fun. He gave us a really helpful map with routes to follow and was just so welcoming as it was our first time in Hunter Valley. We went to 5 vineyards and bought wine at most of them. It was really handy to... More 

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Thank Rachel A
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic afternoon in the Hunter Valley with Grapemobile. Glen and Ron were both really friendly and knowledgeable about the local area. We were also pleasantly surprised to learn that Grapemobile is also a vineyard and we sampled some of their wines on arrival. Grapemobile supplied us with a map of the local area and suggested a couple... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Amazing, Amazing...did I mention - AMAZING! A wide variety of bikes available, you can be collected from and dropped back to your accomodation, given a detailed map of where to go for wines, foods, etc. all the wineries on the specific route are fabulous AND they drop the bottles you have acquired along the way, back to you! What more... More 

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Thank Kylie C
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had a great day with Grapemobile exploring the vineyards of Palmers Lane. Glenn is helpful, funny and knowledgable about the wines in the area. The bikes are good quality and the map provided nailed us to visit a range of wineries. This was the second time we have used Grapemobile as we enjoyed it so much and would thoroughly... More 

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Thank liamhume
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This was by far the best thing we did in our long weekend in Hunter. It was quick and easy to get the bikes and was a brilliant way to see the vineyards at your own pace. And such a bargain!

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Thank iFace100
Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

Glenn has a good selection of well-maintained bikes available, and it's a fun ride around the Palmers Lane vineyards on a sunny afternoon, mostly on easy trails off the main roads. Glenn himself is a real character - the kind of fun-loving, talkative host that fits the occasion. We had a great day here.

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Thank Dave O
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

Friendly and helpful service by Glenn. Enjoyed riding around vineyards and tasting wines. Highly recommended.

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