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Santa Marilha Horse Excursions

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Horse riding excursions with english speaking guides along the wonderful beaches, the salt mines and the natural reserve of Sal Island (Cape Verde). Tailored horseback riding excursions for beginners, intermediate and expert riders. Transfer service...more
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
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+238 596 40 12
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would recommend this experience well natured horses with excellent friendly staff for novices and experienced riders felt so at ease with lots of photos taken with our own camera too a must if you like this activity we just wished we picked the time of...More

Thank debbieU5496UO
Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Debbie, Thanks for your comment. Hope to see you soon for a sunset ride :) Best regards, Teo

Reviewed 10 September 2018

It was lovely to visit a stable where the welfare of the horses was a top priority, the horses here are extremely well cared for by Teo and his lovely grooms, the horses are kept in lovely surroundings and are not worked all day unlike...More

Thank silouska
Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Selina, Thanks a lot for taking time to write your review. It is really nice that you appreciated our daily effort to keep our horses in good shape, healthy and well looked after. Our groomers work really hard for that and together with our...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Me & partner booked through the email on website and got a response within a couple of hours. When you arrive it’s beneficial to try book straight away or in advance. We booked the 1hr trek to the salt mines €40pp. Me & my partner...More

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teo_ago, Proprietario at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hi guys, Thanks for your great review. Looking forward to seeing you next year! Teo

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent horse riding experience. Myself with having previously owned my own horses, and my boyfriend who was a beginner, the team catered for both of us out on the 1.5 hours ride across the salt mines and beach’s (€50 each booked via email on their...More

Thank Rebecca R
Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hi Rebecca, Thanks a lot for your fantastic review! We are really happy that you enjoyed riding at our centre and wish to see you soon again in Cape Verde. Regards, Teo

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Nice trip with the horses, along the saltmines and kite beach. Friendly staf. Recommended also for beginners. Most imported also, is that they are good for the horses to. Teo and crew , Thanks .

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Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Vincent, Thanks for your feedback. We are happy that you and your family enjoyed riding our horses and wish to see you soon again in Cape Verde. Best regards, Teo

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Our party consisted of myself, my 11 year old daughter and my 15 year old nephew. The only competent rider being my daughter. The guides on this excursion were brilliant - they made sure my nephew and I were comfortable, whilst also catering for my...More

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Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for your feedback. Using a small group format and a high guides to clients ratio we are able to tailor the ride according the ability of every single rider. We wish to see you soon at our stables! Best regards,...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I got in touch with Teo by email to book my horse ride experience in Sal and as soon as he replied back to me I realized how professional he is. The ride is planned based on the ability and experience of the rider and...More

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teo_ago, Proprietario at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Hi Francesca, thanks a lot for your feedback. We wish to welcome you soon at our riding centre for another "cyber" ride ;) Regards, Teo

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Today we went out on a 2 hour ride with the boys from this riding stables. They took us across the desert, salt mines and up the beach. My husband is a non horse rider and his guide stayed with him at all times. I’m...More

Thank Flossiechops
Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Hi Samantha & Andy, thanks a lot for you feedback and we are happy to know that you fully enjoyed your ride. Wish to see you soon again in Cape Verde! Teo

Reviewed 18 April 2018

My daughter and I had a fantastic salt lakes and beach ride (1.5 hrs). We were allocated suitable horses for our riding ability and the whole experience was fantastic and we would definatley recommend! Thank you!!

Thank Karen M
Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Hi Karen, Thanks for your review, we wish to see you soon again! Keep on riding! :) Teo

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I went with trepidation and returned full of gratitude for the kindness shown. Haven’t ridden for 40+ years and worried how I’d mount (they lent a hand and a mounting block), stay on (they used a leading rein until I was confident and again as...More

Thank PMA_TNS
Santa Marilha H, Owner at Santa Marilha Horse Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Very happy to read you comment :) Keep on riding, train hard and hope to see you soon for a fast blast along the beach with King! Best regards, Teo

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Flossiechops
17 June 2018|
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Response from Santa Marilha H | Property representative |
Hi Samantha, You can send your enquiry and book your ride prior your arrival using the form on our webpage or Facebook page. Otherwise you can book via your tour operator or call the phone number 5898121 from the reception... More
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kirstyf24
19 May 2018|
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Response from Santa Marilha H | Property representative |
Hi, In the respect of the horses welfare we set the weight limit to 90kg. Best regards, Teo
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montysmum
17 May 2018|
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Response from teo_ago | Property representative |
Hi, all emails are processed within 24h unless general lack of internet connection on the whole island. For any further question please do not hesitate to ask. Kind regards, Teo
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