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Woolacombe Riding Stables

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Great fun for first timers

Our family of 5, myself and my wife and 3 children aged 7,9,13 took the 1 hour ride. My wife was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Perfect for amateurs

We, a group of 6 adults, decided to try horse-riding whilst we were on holiday. None of us had ever... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Heather L
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Eastcott Farm Beach Road, Woolacombe EX34 7AE, England
+44 1271 870260
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of 5, myself and my wife and 3 children aged 7,9,13 took the 1 hour ride. My wife was the only one who had ridden previously. We all have a great time on the ride. The staff couldn't have been more friendly and...More

Thank SkiSpicy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We, a group of 6 adults, decided to try horse-riding whilst we were on holiday. None of us had ever ridden before and the centre were brilliant with us, choosing horses appropriate to each of us and guiding us throughout our hour ride. They gave...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We had a great hack for just over an hour with Lauren on lead rein for my 4year old on her first countryside hack and Tina who walked along with us and chatted amiably whilst checking we were all riding the horses safely. The staff...More

Thank cathrynk2013
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We went on a lovely 1.5 hour scenic ride. The instructor was experienced and very friendly checking up on everyone during the ride. I am an experienced rider and it said on the website ‘experienced riders only’ a few people in my group weren’t very...More

Thank isla894
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Whilst on a holiday break from London, I was recommended to visit the Woolacombe Stables and so I did!!! ⭐️ Absolutely fantastic!! ⭐️ I was very impressed with the Woolacome staff including the ‘stable staff’ who were on call to attend to their duties very...More

3  Thank SezzeraX
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

I had a great beach ride today on Andy! Got to the stables with plenty of time to fill in paperwork and be matched with a suitable horse. Sensibly, the staff assess your riding before the beach rides to ensure you have enough experience for...More

3  Thank Hannah B
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

I have been riding here for years and love the set up that John and Teresa manage All of the staff are helpful special thanks to Tina and Megan for helping me get more confident I rode 6 days different rides the scenic ride being...More

4  Thank Bird4589
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

After reading mixed reviews on here I decided to bite the bullet and book the beach ride which was on my bucket list. I was not disappointed! The horse was carefully selected for me according to my ability and confidence and the team were all...More

3  Thank Jaxblondeb
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

I've never been horse riding ever. So to go on one was a big step. The ladies were very helpful and supportive and extremely friendly. I personally disagree with the bad reviews. I think those people were just being picky, there was no other place...More

2  Thank Andy P
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Annual trip to Woolacombe and decided my daughter was old enough to try out riding. Having gone to have a look at the Stables, we booked her in for mid-week and have just got back. Was greeted with a warm welcome and, as my daughter...More

1  Thank Charlie3487
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September 2, 2016|
Response from carrie534 | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the stables. I can't answer this question.