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Riding over Exmoor

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My daughter and I decided to treat ourselves to a hour and a half ride during our stay in Exmoor... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Northampton, United Kingdom
Fantastic countryside, fit horses and friendly guide.

We had a super two hour ride across Exmoor from Brendon Manor Riding Stables. We were expertly... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2019
Karen R
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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Scobhill Rd | Brendon Manor Riding Stables, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6LQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My daughter and I decided to treat ourselves to a hour and a half ride during our stay in Exmoor. We booked the ride beforehand and after filling in the paperwork we were quickly allocated 2 lovely horses. I hadn't been on a horse for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

We had a super two hour ride across Exmoor from Brendon Manor Riding Stables. We were expertly guided by the very friendly Charlotte, who tailored the ride to suit our experience. We had several decent canters on horses that were fit and well behaved. Charlotte...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Visited Brendan Manor as a group of four. We went on the pub ride which was an excellent day out. Charlie and Lara came out with us and made sure we had a great time with plenty of cantering, seeing beautiful scenery and even came...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

After a last minute decision to have a weekend away in Lynton, going riding for an hour was a spur of the moment booking, and I’m so glad we were able to do it. My husband had never ridden before and I’d only sat on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Used to ride here years ago under different owners. Am so glad to say that under the new management little has changed. Great rides 99% off road over the most beautiful countryside. Good quality, well looked after horses and friendly helpful people. Myself and 11...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

We first rode here in July, then back again in Sept and have further riding booked. Charlie the owner is super and very welcoming & friendly as is her non riding husband Chris, the horses are well looked after, responsive & well schooled. The riding...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gail S
Reviewed August 30, 2018

My daughter wanted to going riding for her 8th Birthday while we were on holiday. We popped in to book us a place for our party which ranged from experienced to beginner. my son is only 4.5 years so he went for a short half...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tiffany R
Reviewed August 25, 2018

What a great day we had riding over exmoor the horses were well behaved ,despite the weather the scenery was beautiful and the guilds were very helpful well worth a look or a ride .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank christine r
Reviewed August 5, 2018

We would definatley recommend Brandon Manor riding stables. Charlie and Chris the owners were really friendly and approachable. My daughter and i went on 2 beautiful rides across the moor. I had not ridden for years and lacked confidence, but both instructors, Charlie and Sophie,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Julie W
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

My daughter has ridden here several times and has anything less than an amazing ride. She's been there almost 10 times for 3 hour rides and hasn't done the same route twice! They always have places to go whatever the weather and the views never...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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