We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Babeny Farm Stables

Features Animals
Poundsgate, Newton Abbot TQ13 7PS, England
+44 1364 631296
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Soo good we came back on the Monday

My wife and I did a pub ride on Sat. About 3 hrs riding with a stop at the pub in Postbridge for... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Andrew G
Gorgeous Horses, Awesome Scenery

Me and my partner visited Babeny stables for a weekend 'Pub Hack' on our recent weekend break away... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Dan9320
,
West Midlands, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 53 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Enjoy a ride on horseback across the beautiful Dartmoor scenery.
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hour hack” (8 reviews)
“the pub” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Poundsgate, Newton Abbot TQ13 7PS, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1364 631296
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (53)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"hour hack"
in 8 reviews
"experienced riders"
in 8 reviews
"the pub"
in 16 reviews
"pub ride"
in 4 reviews
"riding experience"
in 2 reviews
"complete novice"
in 2 reviews
"safety is paramount"
in 2 reviews
"trot and canter"
in 2 reviews
"sat nav"
in 3 reviews
"stunning location"
in 2 reviews
"sherman"
in 8 reviews
"beginners"
in 6 reviews
"ellie"
in 6 reviews
"horses"
in 38 reviews
"ruby"
in 4 reviews
"canters"
in 4 reviews
"moor"
in 18 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 20 September 2017

My wife and I did a pub ride on Sat. About 3 hrs riding with a stop at the pub in Postbridge for something to eat. My wife rode Blue Bell and I rode Sherman. The weather stayed good until we got back when the...More

Thank Andrew G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner visited Babeny stables for a weekend 'Pub Hack' on our recent weekend break away to the Newton Abbot area. What a treat we let ourselves into! From the start it was an experience. The drive itself is through some beautiful parts...More

Thank Dan9320
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Booked a 2 hour hack for my mum and I, which we both thoroughly enjoyed! Our guide across Dartmoor, Lottie, was lovely and very knowledgeable of the moor. We had some lovely canters and enjoyed walk/trotting through the countryside. The staff at the stables were...More

Thank LauraAMoore1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2017

i would recomed this attraction to anybody that is looking to go. i found it was better not to go with other groups because there is to many people.

Thank carsonwallis
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Abslutely loved everything about this place ,such a gorgeous location the horses were huge and full of energy the ride was perfect some trotting and cantering and walking all in such a stunning location . The most perfect way to see Dartmoor.

Thank Alimoore51
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Were there for a two hours horse ride. Beautiful horses, very friendly owner and team and a wonderful area for a ride. I fell in love with Sherman “The tank“

Thank FritziLakritzi
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We joined 2 other couples on a pub ride an a Saturday morning/afternoon. Be brave and follow the road right to end, you are in the middle of Dartmoor with not a lot of civilisation around you! On arrival we filled in a experience form,...More

Thank MrsTT2011
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Staff were lovely and were so kind to my son who was a bit nervous about riding a horse... we were complete beginners and within 10 minutes out riding on dartmoor... so professional and nice... an excellent day out

Thank Glyn D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 July 2017

If you want to go hacking on Dartmoor, you can't do better than Babeny Farm Stables. We were three people in our group and we were all more than happy with our horses. I was on Ruby and she's a fine lady! We went on...More

Thank Lena H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I did the pub ride with three friends, three of us have ridden, one not very much at all. We went out with Zac. I was on Zeno who is 16 HH but very safe and steady. The ride was absolutely lovely and we had...More

Thank fourviolets
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Newton Abbot
Holne Chase Holiday Cottages
35 reviews
4.52 km away
Prince Hall Country House
347 reviews
6.34 km away
Lavender House Hotel
417 reviews
6.83 km away
The Dartmoor Lodge
569 reviews
7.39 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Tavistock Inn
222 reviews
2.12 km away
The Forest Inn
179 reviews
3.38 km away
The Cafe On The Green
540 reviews
4.60 km away
Prince Hall Hotel Devon Restaurant
80 reviews
6.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
Adventure Clydesdale
81 reviews
1.66 km away
Dartmoor Electric Bicycles
145 reviews
3.46 km away
Shilstone Rocks
59 reviews
4.09 km away
Clapper Bridge
135 reviews
6.78 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
carsonwallis
1 September 2016|
Answer
Response from MC L | Reviewed this property |
I have forgotten how much. Around about £30.00 each maybe?
0
Votes
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor