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Woolacombe Riding Stables

#8 of 17 things to do in Woolacombe Features Animals
Eastcott Farm Beach Road, Woolacombe EX34 7AE, England
+44 1271 870260
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Amazing experience

I was a little bit nervous about horse riding for the first time this morning, however the staff at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
West Midlands, United Kingdom
A great holiday memory

I really cannot recommend this enough. My children and I (none of whom had ever been on a horse... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Eastcott Farm Beach Road, Woolacombe EX34 7AE, England
+44 1271 870260
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a little bit nervous about horse riding for the first time this morning, however the staff at woolacombe riding stables put me at ease with their professional approach to the job. We spent an hour having a basic lesson and I learned a...More

1  Thank LittleTraveller1399
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I really cannot recommend this enough. My children and I (none of whom had ever been on a horse) had half and hour lesson followed by half an hour ride. I was surprised how much we learnt in the time and the ride took in...More

3  Thank christine2904952
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The place is hidden away in the hills but not far from town. The horses are well kept and the tack is in perfect condition. The staff are lovely and if you are shy like me than they make you feel at ease and soon...More

1  Thank Ella121palm
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I visited Woolacombe Riding stables last weekend with my sister and we went for a beach ride. We really enjoyed it and will definitely be going back, it was well worth the 1.5 hour trip to get there! We are experienced riders but not done...More

1  Thank TrebbleJones
Reviewed 31 December 2016

It's a really friendly riding school and holiday makers are definitely welcome. My daughter went on a beach ride and really enjoyed it, the person in the office was friendly and professional and checked my daughter had enough riding experience to do the beach ride....More

1  Thank Weasel B
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I'm an experienced rider and have always wanted to ride across the beach at Woolacombe. I booked in advance and when I arrived was given a warm welcome by the riding school manager. I was put on a nice well mannered horse and given a...More

1  Thank Honeyblossombg
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I always wanted to ride on the beach and it was even better than I thought it would be. You get to have a horsey paddle and a bit of a gallop. Everyone at the stables is friendly and helpful, they moved the time of...More

1  Thank scb306
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Had a lesson here while holidaying in Woolacombe. The instructor, Teresa, was very helpful and friendly. Great ride with stunning views. I would highly recommend using Woolacombe Riding Stables!

1  Thank Way2Go72
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Right from the off we were disappointed with customer service. The party was mixed and as soon as it was known there were men only there abilities were questioned - within 30 seconds of mounting and wandering around a lunging arena on their school horses...More

Thank Fi D
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

having had lessons for over 3 years I found there attitude disgusting and rude to other stables training methods and we're basically saying that my instructor back home wasn't teaching me right. there services seem to be targeting novice riders I have looked through the...More

Thank jjj302
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2 September 2016|
Response from carrie534 | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the stables. I can't answer this question.
Melanie S
27 May 2016|
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Response from carrie534 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the delay - I have just seen you question. It was £15 for a half hour beginners lesson.