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Quantock Trekking

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Fantastic day

I booked a day ride (to the pub and back!) for a group of friends. The whole day was fabulous! We... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Karen W
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Fabulous sunny day

I absolutely loved my trek with Quantock Trekking. I did the 2 hour advanced rider trek and was so... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Joanne L
London, United Kingdom
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Bashford Stables, Bagborough | Bashford Stables, Taunton TA4 3EF, England
+44 7976 314083
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All reviews gill and dave hour trek riding experience lovely horses rising sun amazing scenery hen do great ride long canters a wonderful stay feel so welcome riding stables an experienced rider country lanes six adults two hours the kitchen
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I booked a day ride (to the pub and back!) for a group of friends. The whole day was fabulous! We were incredibly lucky with the weather, the horses were superb - rock steady, but also so much fun! We had some great canters. By...More

1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I absolutely loved my trek with Quantock Trekking. I did the 2 hour advanced rider trek and was so impressed with the beautiful route we took, not once did we have to touch a road. The scenery was breathtaking and there was plenty of opportunity...More

1  Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic views, really amazing. Guides were great, super patient and helpful and very willing to cater to all riding levels. Would definitely go again.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic riding experience for my friends hen do, great ride, the horses really well looked after, staff knowledgeable, the cream tea after was amazing. Really couldn’t fault the weekend was amazing and definitely would come again. Well we are coming again after the...More

2  Thank charliewright1990
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Birthday present for partner who loved it. Positives - friendly welcome and lovely horses Negatives - refresh of basics would have been helpful

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

A good yard in beautiful surroundings. The staff are lovely, the horses are well looked after and appropriately matched to the the riders abilities (on honest declaration!!!). The views out on the ride ..... WoW Will definitely be returning & might even be booking one...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at Bashford Lodge last week. From the first communication with Gill (who is a great host) to our departure we were made to feel very welcome & the gorgeous strawberry and cream cake, milk & a bottle of fizz on...More

1  Thank tigger98orange
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Despite a very rude rider within our group, the staff made arrangements to ensure that we had a great ride across the most beautiful scenery on very happy, well kept horses. Thank you ladies!

3  Thank G8230JDemilys
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Friendly efficient knowledgeable staff. Great and well looked after horses very natural lives for them.

Thank Stephie-alice
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Stayed with a group of six adults in Bashford Lodge, a first-class three bedroom, three bathroom venue - adjacent to the riding stables - with stunning views and sunsets across the Quantocks and beyond. Gill and Dave were fabulous hosts with plenty of recommendations of...More

Thank BruceMac19
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Sophie F
7 April 2017|
Response from Dom C | Reviewed this property |
£40 for any two hour ride £50 for 3 hour and £75 for a day ride
27 March 2017|
Response from RoxanneC142 | Reviewed this property |
Best to ask Quatnock Trekking directly. Give them a ring they are really friendly!