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The Dunes Riding and Racing Stables

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Friendly Peope, relaxing atmosphere

This was a great way to spend a few hours to get away from the hustle and bustle of Cape town. Mike... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
Ottawa, Canada
Amazing beach ride

I couldn’t resist booking a horse beach ride while we were visiting Noordhoek. It has always been... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Cape Town, South Africa
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Noordhoek, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

This was a great way to spend a few hours to get away from the hustle and bustle of Cape town. Mike and his wife were lovely and so accommodating. The horses are well trained and are former race horses that would have otherwise had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

when you want to take a horseback ride you want to know the aninal and realize it, both for those who know and for those who do not know how to ride. You do not feel or learn anything in this place. you climb upon...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maria H
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Overall i feel the website over promise and under deliver. A serine and exciting picture are painted and If you are inexperience and you only want to walk along the beach, you will love it and have bragging rights that you rode a race horse....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

I couldn’t resist booking a horse beach ride while we were visiting Noordhoek. It has always been on my to-do-lists for someday.. and that day came.. :) It was an absolutely beautiful experience, the staff were so helpful and friendly and they have the most...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank susanco28
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Be it fish, stake, pizza is all under one roof. I really enjoyed their soft and tender stake served with warm red wine. This is a perfect night out eatery in the west coast of South Africa in a tranquil neighbourhood.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

The woman (don't know her name as she didn't introduce herself) was rude from the off... no manners or customer service skills. I more than understand how hectic it can be running a stables, however if you are going to offer rides to members of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic ride with Milton on the beach. Views were amazing with white sand and unbelievably blue sea. Owner Mike was really friendly and helpful. Milton took us on the ride and was great. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank L9396GJdavids
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The place looks professional. The owner is very nice and friendly. He has a lot of horses, ponies, and 25 racing horses. We took 1.30h for beach rides. Had an amazing time knowing things about horses and spectacular view. Newton was a leader and very...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank nichiiez
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much for the most amazing beach ride ever! Such beautiful horses, well looked after and great to ride. The location simply couldn't get any better!! The guides were super and gave us a chance to trot and canter. I didn't have to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank U313SGgregs
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Our daughter loved the ride on the stunning Nordhoek Beach. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Beautiful horses! A great experience!

Date of experience: February 2017
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17 January 2015|
Response from Carrie H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Leanne,for safety sake, horse rides always have to go at the pace of the weakest rider. Your daughter will be fine but if you try and canter off her horse will follow and she may fall off! At the end of the ride you could... More