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Best Bit of the Holiday

This was a return visit by our daughters aged 15 and 16 years. They don't have a lot of riding... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2016
johnandkarenfoster
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
Pony Trekking with Solo and Toffee

What a great experience my two youngest children had today riding Toffee and Solo, they were led by... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2016
JMac39
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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“Best Bit of the Holiday”
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Visited Center Parcs and booked the horse and carriage trip for my family. This is run by Leacett riding centre. The lovely lady driving our carriage suggested we take a walk up to the stables to see the amazing views and the horses. The carriage...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank HanHol15
Reviewed September 3, 2016

This was a return visit by our daughters aged 15 and 16 years. They don't have a lot of riding experience but loved the 1 hour trek. The staff are really helpful - we booked direct and I had a response to my e-mail within...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

What a great experience my two youngest children had today riding Toffee and Solo, they were led by Megan who instantly engaged with my children making them feel relaxed and at ease on their ponies. The whole family enjoyed walking alongside this trek adding to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank JMac39
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

If it wasn't for Katie, the young girl who took us on the trek along with Tommy and Dinky the Ponys- then I would have demanded my money back! I found myself dodging horsey poo whilst holding onto my son during the trip, which I...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank MissYork6
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This was our third visit to Leacett Stables during holidays to Center Parcs. This time I booked direct with them and the staff were able to get my daughter booked onto an hours beginners ride at very short notice which I very much appreciated. After...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Trish473
Reviewed May 29, 2016

I have been out on many rides whilst visiting CenterParcs over the years. All have been very good, so was alarmed by the last review. However, everything was as it always has been - excellent. Whilst these may be 'only' trekking horses and ponies, they...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank janee680
Reviewed April 21, 2016

Really disappointed. I had booked for my young daughter to have a ride this Saturday during our weekend stay in Penrith. We booked WEEKS ago to make absolutely certain that we had a spot. I even rang earlier this week to confirm our booking with...More

Date of experience: April 2016
4  Thank cv37dxe
Reviewed March 29, 2016

Booked for my friend's 12 year old daughter this Easter weekend on an advanced hack. After an assessment ride they expertly matched her up with a suitable horse and were really good in giving her tips along the way. Whilst waiting for her we watched...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Keeley B
Reviewed March 5, 2015

My partner and I went riding here whilst on holiday nearby. The staff are extremely friendly, helpful and reassuring. We went on an hour trek which was great. I last rode over 20 years ago so went on a beginners ride. The staff helped to...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed February 23, 2015

As a very rusty rider I was a little nervous when I arrived. Staff immediately put me at my ease. I was impressed with the well cared for ponies, feet all well trimmed, tack in great condition. Lovely knowledgeable ride leaders, will defo go back....More

Date of experience: September 2014
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