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Fitzworthy Equestrian Centre

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Great Groupon Buy

Having never ridden before, we purchased a couple of Groupons for a morning of horse grooming and a... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2014
KVW2014
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Great experience for a beginner

A group of friends and I booked a 2 hour session with the horses, I was extremely nervous as I had... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Becci B
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Welcome to fitzworthy equestrian centre. No1 Riding school of excellence in Devon. Nestled in the beautiful Dartmoor National Park. Qualified BHS/UKCC sports coach in complete horsemanship. From begginers to the more advanced riders we aim to...more
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Fitzworthy Fitzworthy Fitzworthy Corntown | Cornwood, Ivybridge, Dartmoor National Park PL21 9PH, England
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

A group of friends and I booked a 2 hour session with the horses, I was extremely nervous as I had barely any experience with horses, the staff were so friendly and reassuring, they put my on a lovely horse named Finely, from the moment...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We booked a 3 hour hack across Dartmoor with a pub lunch and refreshments and were not disappointed. A Professional yard with good facilities, friendly staff and great forward going horses. The ride involved some road work, trotting and plenty off cantering with a welcomed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Booked our daughters on and hours hack which turned out to be a rather dull plod around a lane given that both of them can ride perfectly well. Leaders just wanted to chat to each other and not us. Would not recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

Booked a hack with my novice partner (I am not novice). I understand that being a novice they had to be careful, but we had an hours plod round the lanes with a few steps of trot, only because I asked. We were both bored....More

Date of experience: November 2017
4  Thank Kas1771
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Whilst on holiday in Thurlestone over half term a quick Internet search helped us discover the Fitzworthy Equestrian Centre. We had a lovely hour hack led by Paul. We went along some lovely footpaths and got a chance to do some trotting, which Paul gave...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Gemma F
Reviewed July 1, 2016

I was very nervous because of a riding accident many years ago, I attended Fitzworthy and I'm now doing more than I could of dreamt of, dressage, jumping cross country and this is just the start. My 6 yr old boy has joined pony club...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed July 19, 2015

What an experience. It is a rare occasion to go to yard and see such happy and healthy horses. The yard also appears to be very into barefoot and the natural approach, which sets them apart from other commercial establishments in the area. Horses appear...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Kate W
Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

We attended Fitzworthy Equestrian Centre after buying the Groupon offer. My son who's five had never been riding before and my husband and I are inexperienced riders also. It took awhile to get booked in, and unfortunately they didn't have the right size boots for...More

Date of experience: January 2015
8  Thank Zaly21
Reviewed November 4, 2014

Having never ridden before, we purchased a couple of Groupons for a morning of horse grooming and a short hack. It proved to be a particularly enjoyable experience and our 8 year old loved it. Only a 20 minute drive from Plymouth and easy to...More

Date of experience: November 2014
9  Thank KVW2014
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