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Lawton Stables

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190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
+1 843-671-2586
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Brought my toddler to the petting zoo and pony ride

I traveled over an hour from Beaufort to take my granddaughter to this stable. You have to pay $6... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Trail Ride

We booked a trail ride with another couple and arrived a little early. After signing the paperwork... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Erie, Pennsylvania
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Lawton Stables offers horseback riding, pony rides, a small animal farm and horse-themed gift store in the heart of the beautiful resort island of Hilton Head, South Carolina.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pony rides” (89 reviews)
“petting zoo” (139 reviews)
“sea pines” (48 reviews)
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190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

I traveled over an hour from Beaufort to take my granddaughter to this stable. You have to pay $6 to get onto the "preserve" where the stables are located. At two years old, my granddaughter had been talking about riding a pony for two days....More

Thank freebirdVT
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We booked a trail ride with another couple and arrived a little early. After signing the paperwork, we enjoyed sitting on the covered porch overlooking the smaller animals and pastures. When it was time for the ride, the friendly and expert staff spent a bit...More

Thank ErieRH
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Hilton Head Island isn’t very large. But like other tourist- driven areas, there is a lot more going on than you realize and a large number of these things are designed with tourists in mind. Our week- long family vacation on Hilton Head Island with...More

1  Thank Bryan_Carey
Reviewed 25 August 2017

One recent evening around sunset we parked the car near the stables and walked over to get a better view of the beautiful horses. As we approached the corral, we were surprised that several of the horses actually came over to the edge of the...More

Thank Jonaleen A
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Our family had an amazing experience on the trail ride! We went in the morning, so it was very comfortable. The staff pairs you with an appropriate horse, goes over commands with the reigns and off you go. We rode through the woods and by...More

Thank Jennifer-from-GA
Reviewed 31 July 2017

It was a cloudy day so we took the twin grandkids to the petting zoo and for a pony ride. they LOVED it. Had a blast on the pony ride and even though only 2 yrs old they were fine on the pony. Staff was...More

Thank Mary Ann L
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Younger children will enjoy the pony rides as well as the variety of animals, lamas pigs, goats,and horses. Some can be petted. It an attraction for all. Worth the trip to Sea Pines.

Thank E D
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The trail ride itself was nice, but Cheryl (our tour guide) turned a good experience into a great one. For an hour she talked about the history of the island, the plants and told us stories only a local would know. My 9 and 11...More

Thank zupiezales
Reviewed 29 June 2017

What a great way to spend time with the younger ones in the family. The petting area has farm animals the kids dont see often and the pony rides kept everyone happy. There is a nice place to sit and wait while the kids ride....More

Thank 242janelee
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Last year other family members took the trail ride and loved it so this year I decided to go too. It is a pretty trail ride through the woods and around a small lake. The horses were well behaved and the personell were very friendly...More

Thank Donna J
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Chonsie D
28 July 2017|
Response from authordave112 | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them on their website for detailed Information. Times of operation vary with Season and Weather. My wife & I highly recommend it. They also have a Small Animal Petting Zoo for the younger children.
31 December 2016|
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Response from jpeters3 | Property representative |
Unfortunately there is no beach riding on Hilton Head. We hope you visit us though! Our trails go through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve, a beautiful setting.
24 July 2016|
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Response from jpeters3 | Property representative |
There are 100s of wonderful places to stay on Hilton Head Island depending on your budget. An online search for Hilton Head rentals will bring up what is available. Most places rent Saturday to Saturday, or if you want to... More