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Santa's Stables

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Pony Rides!

We took our 3 year old daughter here for a pony ride during Mother’s Day weekend. We walked up and... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
wvgirlygirl27
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Joliet, Illinois
via mobile
Outdoor fun!

Took grandchildren riding. Sweet 45 minute trail ride thru the woods. Super guides. Kids loved the... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
A504RZlindal
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Springfield, Illinois
via mobile
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Visit Santa's Stables for a family friendly horseback riding experience, led by our trained guides! Also enjoy pony rides for the wee ones.
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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6709 E County Road 1475 N, Santa Claus, IN 47550-7433
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+1 812-340-2288
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 2, 2011

We were looking for an extra activity to do while camping at Lake Rudolph, and found Santa's Stables which was only 3 miles down the road. We had four 13 yr. old boys with us and we needed something that would not bore them. They...More

8  Thank Carterville6
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed September 4, 2014

Nice people but ride is only 45 mins from paying at office to return. It was expensive and they would like a tip which is fine but we had 3 guides so it added up.

2  Thank mcca2
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We took our 3 year old daughter here for a pony ride during Mother’s Day weekend. We walked up and everyone was extremely friendly and welcoming! Even the dogs came up and greeted us. Our daughter loved the pony ride and for only $5 it...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Took grandchildren riding. Sweet 45 minute trail ride thru the woods. Super guides. Kids loved the horses and dogs. Staff were friendly and knowledgeable. Highly recommend this stop.

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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a great alternative to Holiday World and was a relaxing part of our trip. My daughters loved it so much we did it twice. The staff was friendly, I honestly think the whole town is, and very knowledgeable. The horses are well cared...More

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kj0369, Owner at Santa's Stables, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Thank you so much for riding with us and look forward to seeing you again!!! God bless, Kelly

Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We had 6 people in our group, ages 8-48. It was great for beginners, this was our 8 year old first time horse back riding. It was a nice leisurely ride on calm horses. The staff was very nice, we went through the forest for...More

1  Thank Kellyindiana
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

My family Had the very best time at the Santa's stables! The horse were gorgeous and so well taken care Of! The staff was so considerate of my children's fears , super personable and very experienced with horses! We were so relaxed and had a...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2016

My 6 year old daughter has been begging to get a horse for months. This was her first trail ride. We took a 45 minute trail ride and she loved every minute. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. the staff put her at ease...More

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kj0669, Owner at Santa's Stables, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2016

Well that's great! Horses are special creatures, once you fall in love with them, you're hooked! Hope to see you again soon. Kelly

Reviewed August 25, 2016

Grandpa was going to take granddaughter on her first horse ride. Grandpa got bit by his sister in laws dog and hand was in a splint. Not only did they completely understand the situation, refunded his horseback ride costs immediately, they took extra special care...More

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2  Thank Mel C
kj0669, Owner at Santa's Stables, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2016

Thanks for the great review! Kelly

Reviewed August 23, 2016

My granddaughter, Olivia, was visiting from California, and is an avid horse lover. I took her and three other granddaughters, Molly, Reese and Ellie, riding at Santa's Stables after a sleep over at Grandma's house. We had a wonderful time!

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kj0669, Owner at Santa's Stables, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2016

We are so glad you enjoyed it! Hope to see you again ;)

Reviewed August 19, 2016

We booked our trail ride online just a few days before the weekend. We had been wanting to take a family trail ride for a while but had never found the time when visiting Holiday World. It was great we waited until now as our...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2016

Had lots of fun!! Would recommend it to everyone who loves to ride. We took the 45 min ride. Would love to come back!!

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Mindy W
May 27, 2017|
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Response from kj0669 | Property representative |
We have a huge lawn area that is great for a picnic or cookout. Bring your picnic supplies and or portable grill and hang out and relax! Take a trail ride for all that are 5 and up, or a pony ride for the wee ones whenever... More
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luanesch
December 22, 2014|
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Response from Momof2Kids2014 | Reviewed this property |
Here is what is on their website...Check it the website for more info Long Trail - $25.00 Short Trail - $17.00 Pony Ride - $5.00
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