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Hyde Park Stables

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Hyde Park Stables is dedicated to providing a high standard of horse riding and horse riding instruction for adults and children, from five years of age and older. Hyde Park Stables, built around 1835 is the oldest public stables in Central London...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
63 Bathurst Mews, London W2 2SB, England
+44 20 7723 2813
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is where I went to ride while living in London. The service is excellent as they help you choose the helmet and horse just for you. I was pleased that the drivers were very patient as we crossed the High Street. I had a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Janice K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Hidden away in a lovely cobbled Mews, this is a well managed and friendly stables. We had a semi private session for an hour in Hyde Park and were very impressed with the staff and the route. It's not a cheap option for an activity...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank lyco12
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Big weekend birthday outing for my partner. Walked round corner here and thought we had fallen through a gap in time and landed in 1850. It was a really cold day and as was a surprise husband not quite prepared but staff were great and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank pbzeb1
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Beautiful winters day ride in the park, frost still on the grass. Staff were friendly and helpful. Don't get the negative comments about being led round as we still can't ride and had to be taken round also. Went on a weekday so didn't get...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Sara T
Reviewed 8 January 2017

PLEASE AVOID THIS STABLE. I was shocked that the ride around Hyde park involved three horses tied very closely together in parallel so that the middle horse became high agitated and kept trying to kick. I repeatedly asked why we were in this ridiculous formation...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank thebric01
Katie G, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

We are very sorry that you have not enjoyed your experience with us. Unfortunately with Hyde Park being a public space we have to take into consideration any factors beyond our control that may pose a risk, such as events like Winter Wonderland. As a...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

What a great ride must be done . Will be doing it again . The instructor was great and lovely . Never thought you would have a place like that in the middle of London

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Lydia C
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

My family of 6 booked a private ride and as many have stated horseback is a great way to see Hyde Park. The horses were very well behaved and "bombproof". My kids aged 5 and 9 with only a few lessons came and rode cute,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
7  Thank Sydneys585
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The Hyde Park Stables website states that riding horses is a risk sport. Absolutley true. However the - exception is when as an adult, one is given a little child's pony to ride. To be honest I remain absolutley flumoxed as to exactly why a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Ely968
Katie G, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2016

We are sorry to hear that you were not happy with Kevin as your ride, but are glad you enjoyed your instructors company. We are a small busy stable in the centre of London and we try to cater to as many people as possible...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016

This was my second visit to Hyde Park Stables. The first time I booked a private ride, which is more expensive but turned out to be the better choice. On this visit I booked a semi-private ride, so they added one other person to my...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank JulieG2652
Reviewed 27 October 2016

the nearest to my heart ,,it's so quit and at the same time full of activities such as cycling or running etc

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank tawfikt2
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Janice M
5 October 2018|
Response from Sunny B | Reviewed this property |
It was 125 pounds/hour. Well worth the $$
Paige M
4 May 2017|
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Response from lyco12 | Reviewed this property |
Let them know and they will be able to respond accordingly. They can keep them on lead rein and choose the right horses and the best route in the park. It's a fantastic experience to ride in Hyde Park for people of all... More