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Douglas Lakeview Stables

1650 Providence Road, Sevierville, TN
865-556-3869
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Ranked #26 of 39 Attractions in Sevierville
Type: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: At Douglas Lakeview you’ll experience the smoky Mountains like never before. It doesn’t matter if you’ve never been horseback riding or if you’re an... more » Owner description: At Douglas Lakeview you’ll experience the smoky Mountains like never before. It doesn’t matter if you’ve never been horseback riding or if you’re an experienced rider, our wonderful trail rides are for you – you’ll be amazed at the breathtaking mountain views, lush greenery and serene waters of douglas Lake. Douglas Lake View Stables offers trail riding through scenic Smoky Mountain tours from one to four hours; longer tours are available if you call ahead. Horseback riding in the smoky Mountains at Douglas Lake View Stables is fun for couples or the entire family! Check out our horseback rates, we always have specials and watch for even better deals we strive to make our services affordable for everyone. We offer group discounts and even large family discounts. Guaranteed Best and Lowest Price In the Smokys! « less
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Candler, North Carolina, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 NEW

My husband and I went Saturday afternoon and after looking around for about 10 minutes (too long), we walked out!! The place is horrible, disorganized, and filthy. The dog fell down the steps as we were pulling up. It looked like it was on it's last leg. The horses didn't look much better. They look malnourished, tired and worn out.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

I wish I would of read these reviews before I bought this groupon. My boyfriend and I pulled up and started laughing like omg this is not the place. Unfortunately it was, the place was so dirty, dogs ribs were showing and looked like it was dying. The horses looked neglected and there hip bones were popping out, and none... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

Jim married my husband and I on october 20, 2014. We couldn't have asked for a better service. The staff was very friendly and cared so much to make our day special. The guide we had for our honeymoon trail ride was the best. She took pictures of us throughout the ride. Will go back for another trail ride next... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This was the worst experience I could imagine. First the Groupon said an hour ride...they only took us out for 15 minutes! We were very disappointed. We were very optimistic about it at first even with the trash, unprofessional staff and owner, and horrific conditions of the horses! We though if it ended up being a good ride we would... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Before I posted this, I read some of these other reviews. I understand that thInga could be different in the span of a month or two, but I really had a good time! We had 11 people and didn't have many problems. A couple of horses stopped once or twice to graze, but none looked starved. They actually looked well... More

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The guide was friendly, staff was friendly & accomodated us in every way. Stables were not very far from town but were definitely a change in pace from busy pigeon forge! We enjoyed our 1 hour trail ride & may return, a 2 hour ride is also available & they even do weddings & vow renewal that looked to be... More

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Bradford, Ohio, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Being a horse owner myself I can tell you these horses are in bad condition. They are not trained properly for the trails we went on. They will turn, eat, try to rub you off on trees and anything else they can find because they do not want to be ridden. The saddles are really in bad shape, the whole... More

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I think - Horses were starved! Not trained well! Steep Trails! Seriously I don’t recommend! Keep yourself Safe and go somewhere else! We team of 8 people got tickets from groupon very much excited we went there on 25th august 2014. Staff was friendly, but we felt place was dirty and smell bad. there were 2 dogs but did no... More

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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

After reading the other reviews, I was determined that they were city folk or uppity people. However, I will verify that the place was really dirty. And yeah, I mean it's a stable, but the public restroom in the building was absolutely filthy, the dogs all cowered around with mange, and you could see ribs on almost every horse. First... More

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Royal Palm Beach, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Please save your money and go someplace else. The staff was friendly but beware of the old man running the place. The trails were unkept and narrow. My daughters horse was very restless and wandering. You have to push yourself off trees and get legs scratched up. The guide took us on a path that was never ridden and my... More

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