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Address: 150 Sandy Road, Rye, Victoria 3939, Australia
Phone Number: 0061 3 59886755
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Come horse riding with us along a spectacular ocean beach on the Mornington...

Come horse riding with us along a spectacular ocean beach on the Mornington Peninsula just 1.25 hours south of Melbourne.No experience necessary, 60+ horses and open every day.People from all over the world come to experience our St Andrews Beach Ride. Operating for over 20 years. Also bush rides to nearby Green's National Park, lessons, pony rides and group packages. Spectacular ocean beach scenery is a perfect backdrop to this popular ride which is truly breath-taking.

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Beginner riding!

This was the first time riding for my partner and I and it was fabulous. Staff seemed to look after and know the horses very well. The place was clean and welcoming. The ride... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 29, 2015
Sarah B
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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was wrong in assuming that the 2-hour beach ride was actually a two hour ride ON THE BEACH..it most definitely was not!, We were on the beach for a whole 10 minutes, and the rest of the time we were on a very BORING track right next to a road, and to add to the disappointment it was the... More 

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Nambrok, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite very challenging weather that afternoon, these guys were very reasonable and accommodating throughout the day. Thankfully the rain cleared just prior to the scheduled depart time providing for an electric and majestic experience along St Andrews Beach for a Twilight Ride. The girls were helpful and considerate, and made our two beginner friends feel more than comfortable. The horses... More 

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Thank Tony B
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked the 'ride and hotsprings' option for my Mum's 61st birthday somewhat apprehensively as my Mum hasn't ever been on a horse. I am so pleased I did, she said it was the best birthday present she ever had. We both loved it, riding along a beauitful, empty, beach was simply spectacular. Relaxing in the spa after the ride... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I bought a gift voucher for myself but then lost my job plunging me into financial hardship. I called and spoke with Sam? who gleefully advised T and C's didn't permit a refund under any circumstances. I understand rules but geez. I need to eat. Hopefully I can find someone who wants to buy it or I can't make rent... More 

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3 Thank cara3333
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with the service! The staff absolutely rude I was stretching my leg and she turns around and yells don't slap the horse?!!!!!!!! Seriously why would I do that.... Specially being a new rider and anxious about being on a horse for the first time. Secondly my partner and myself got told off by her (Iony) for telling the... More 

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3 Thank cheri z
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18 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Advertised as 2 hour beach ride, we spent less than 10 minutes on the beach. Staff made me feel small in front of the other riders when questioning if I'd cantered before one proclaimed, shouting out loud I was holding the reins "weird" we'd just stopped and I had gone into my bumbag for a sip of water..that's why, I... More 

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1 Thank LaurajayB
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on the beach ride today. Lively guides and great trail horses. They'll get novice riders into a trot and let those who can canter have a short run on the beach

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Whilst I am an experienced rider, my children are not. Even so, we were each given suitable horses for our levels of experience. I really hate it when I go to a trail riding place and end up with a horse that I have to constantly push along! None of the horses were like that in our group. The kids... More 

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Mt Eliza, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

The web site advertised a 3 hour ride for experienced riders. When we called they said they didn't do it but they did a beach ride that would suit an experienced rider. When we turned up there were no experienced riders in the group, in fact most had never ridden before and one girl even had a pair of high... More 

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3 Thank Sarah Y
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

This was the first time riding for my partner and I and it was fabulous. Staff seemed to look after and know the horses very well. The place was clean and welcoming. The ride was good for a beginner, just down a simple trail. The horses were well behaved and I really enjoyed it. However, I suggest that even if... More 

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