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Address: On the West Coast of Isle of Arran, Blackwaterfoot KA27 8EU, Scotland
Phone Number: 01770 860 466
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We booked in for the younger kids, and everything was ready for an 11:00am start. After all the paperwork was done we were advised 3 more riders were on their way by bus from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

My friends and I went to the stables in good sprit wanting a fun day, the weather was nice and it was a great day to go along the beach. From the start we were made to feel uneasy! We were told certain horses couldn't go near other horses or "all hell would break loose" so this made us a... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We booked in for the younger kids, and everything was ready for an 11:00am start. After all the paperwork was done we were advised 3 more riders were on their way by bus from the mainland and had been delayed. The owner delayed the trip for 45 minutes to allow for their arrival. We were kept fully informed, and for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely riding centre- I count myself very much a beginner (only ever been pony trekking on holiday as a child) but the 1 hour ride was really enjoyable. The centre is impeccably kept- staff are polite, kind and are continuously keeping the place clean and tidy. Ponies are all friendly and obviously know the ropes! The ponies... More 

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1 Thank Crazycavylady
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Our 5 year old wanted to go riding, so decided he could this try this on Arran. Dawn was great, from when we booked till we left clearly explaining everything to us. The stables are immaculate and horses all well cared for. For his first pony adventure, a trek across the beach and golf course with a lovely pony called... More 

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1 Thank ClaudiaP186534
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I went on an hours trek and it was fantastic as always. Great instruction, horses and wow scenery.The weather was perfect and riding along the beach made the whole experience very special, especially as my friend has never ridden on a beach before. Thank you Cairnhouse riding centre, we will be back! Xx

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1 Thank Claire S
Elton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We went for an hour's trek which took us along small tracks and across fields with a little bit of roadwork. I can ride but my partner is a complete beginner and owner Dawn made us both feel very welcome. We both had a lovely time riding safe and willing horses and my partner got to trot a few times... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

My partner and I booked an hour long walk for first timers and had a fantastic experience. Dawn was lovely and friendly and put us at ease as it was a tad scary considering the height of the horses once we got up on them. We went a walk along the beach and golf course with a wee trot. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Came from Finland and expected a lot. Although it rained a bit, the 2 hour hacking with wonderfull horses, spectacular views and friendly Dawn was a dream come true. The stables were clean and horses happy and calm. Highly rekommend!

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Thank Iitu1
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I went for an hour's ride with my kids at Cairnhouse Stables in August 2014 and we had a great experience. The owner Dawn was friendly and accommodating when booking, and she took us on the ride herself and was very good with the kids. The stable environment was clean and attractive, and the horses seemed content and well cared... More 

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

Thank you Dawn for making this such a great day :) I'm not the most experienced rider but the two hour ride gave me opportunities to walk, trot and canter with the route being up a hill with stunning views, then along the beach and in the sea. With it being a small group, it stretched me and I learned... More 

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