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Gwydyr Stables

#4 of 7 Outdoor Activities in Betws-y-Coed Features Animals
Ty Coch | Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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Best "chance" ever

I booked in the B&B for 2 nights. The bedroom was lovely comfortable and clean, breakfast was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Barry R
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Great way to see beautiful Wales

Very welcoming and relaxing experience especially as haven't been near a horse for 30 years... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mabesbo
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
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Ty Coch | Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I booked in the B&B for 2 nights. The bedroom was lovely comfortable and clean, breakfast was filling with pastry's yoghurt a cereals and a full freshly cooked full English breakfast at hand. Not being a big lover of fried eggs I asked for poached.....I...More

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very welcoming and relaxing experience especially as haven't been near a horse for 30 years. Lovely family Sunday morning spent riding.

1  Thank Mabesbo
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Just got home from a 3 day stay at Gwydir stables having stayed for a few days last summer and I'm looking for a return date already! The staff are all amazing, going out of their way to make me feel welcome and make sure...More

2  Thank KarenForrest
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Had one of the best treks any one could wish for!! Beautiful scenery fantastic staff amd amazing horses. After reading about the horses turning back etc etc in a previous post I can only imagine they weren't at the same trekking centre as I went...More

1  Thank Dan I
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Terrible stable, old, dirty and smelly. Old dirty horses not even looked after properly. The 3 hours ride which should have been a half day riding up in the mountains turned up to be a 3 long hours sitting in some horses which only wanted...More

Thank Italy_Portugal_Uk
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We didn't book and just came there to ride and paid in cash. It's ok. But calling in advance to ask if it's available is better. We took an hour ride and a guide had been with us for the whole time. Your guide would...More

1  Thank Dee Y
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went on the pub ride Easter weekend and all loved it...the staff were all really friendly and helpful as we were given our horses for the day...we had Connie, Amran and calypso and all of them fab ponies, it was refreshing as experienced riders...More

1  Thank AVP87
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I came with 2 friends of mine and we hadn't ridden in years so we were a little nervous to begin with. The staff we spoke to on arrival were lovely and very welcoming, the guide who took us out was very reasurring and helpful...More

1  Thank SteveJackons
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Thank you for brilliant two hour trek. Scenery great and Danielle was excellent. Horses great for 1st time riders - Max and Erin. Will be looking to do again.

1  Thank Mo H
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I was very nervous as having never been on a horse before at age 55. Cindy was encouraging and helpful to make sure I got the most from my experience. I settled on half hour but could extend to an hour if I felt comfortable...More

1  Thank Littleheth
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MaddieV1997
Would you recommend it to someone who has never rode a horse?
9 June 2016|
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Response from paulaR5200EM |
Hi, most definately x
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Sean M
Hello can you please tell me what the cost off a group off 10-12 adults would be . this can be split in two day or morning/afternoon ride if the amount of adults is to high. Thanks Sean
30 October 2015|
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