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Quantock Trekking

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Our half term visit

This was our second stay at the fantastic Bashford lodge for my 13year old goddaughter Jessica to... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Biddulph, United Kingdom
Lifelong Dream

My husband discovered that I had wanted to learn to ride since I was a child. He rang up Gill and... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Carol H
Chorley, England, United Kingdom
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Bashford Stables, Bagborough | Bashford Stables, Taunton TA4 3EF, England
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This was our second stay at the fantastic Bashford lodge for my 13year old goddaughter Jessica to fulfil her dream of a 3 day riding holiday. The hacks were amazing and we were made to feel so welcome. It is highly recommended for any horses...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

My husband discovered that I had wanted to learn to ride since I was a child. He rang up Gill and explained. Between them, they organised the perfect treat: two hours of initial training and then, next day (if all went well) two hours of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

My daughter and I are experienced but fairly "rusty" riders, not having ridden during the past few years. The staff at Quantock Trekking went to great lengths to give us the most suitable (lovely) horses and we had a wonderful personalised two-hour trek amongst stunning...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank sandrinespirit
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

For my first time on a horse I was so calm and confident. The staff and the horses were amazing at helping me with that. My horse definitely looked after me on our 2 hour ride across the quantocks. Beautiful views and again the staff...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank foofii92
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing staff, beautiful horses and just the best location to make the most of the surroundings. They can accommodate so many different riders with a variety of horses and ponies and equipment to suit all needs. Friendly and knowledgeable team makes you feel safe no...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MaxineJAnderton
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Having not ridden for over 20 years, I have been itching to get back in the saddle and eventually took the plunge last weekend. Having called Gill at Quantock Trekking, she couldn't have been nicer and more helpful. When I arrived I was not disappointed....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I have been riding with Quantock trekking for a number of years now. I spend most of my time away at University, but when I come home this place is the first thing on my mind. The stunning views of the Quantocks are complimented by...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Rebecca I
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I'm not usually one for writing reviews but in this case I thought I should as the service was exceptional. When I called I was that annoying person who said can I please go for a ride very last minute... in a few hours and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank seanos2015
Reviewed 4 July 2017

What a splendid time we had! Quantock Trekking turned out to be our family-holiday riding dream. From the moment we arrived Gill and Dave welcomed us with great warmth and generosity; providing us with a wealth of information about the local area. Once we'd settled...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank moncada2
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We have just spent three nights in the Lodge. The views are amazing. The Lodge itself is well furnished and very comfortable. I was just sorry that I could not go riding whilst I was there. Gill even brought us up a bottle of wine...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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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!