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The Docklands Equestrian Centre

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Lovely experience

No signs directing you to the riding school once you enter galleons reach shopping park but we got... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Miserable Stuffs, Poor Facilities and poor service

I took my little sister for a one day riding experience. When I got there,there were no one at the... read more

Reviewed February 16, 2019
Raina M
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3 weeks ago
“Lovely experience”
Feb 16, 2019
“Miserable Stuffs, Poor Facilities and poor service”
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The Docklands Equestrian Centre 2 Claps Gate Lane | Beckton, London E6 6JF, England
Docklands / Canary Wharf / Isle of Dogs
+44 20 7473 4951
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No signs directing you to the riding school once you enter galleons reach shopping park but we got there at the end with some guess work. Lack of staff and direction at front gate to help guide you so we had to figure it out...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

I took my little sister for a one day riding experience. When I got there,there were no one at the office to help me, I had to find my way around. The stuff looked tired and miserable, like they don't want to be there. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Raina M
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Very quick and easy to get to. We were seen to straight away and told exactly where to go and get ready, putting on hats and boots etc. staff were lovely and child friendly. The kids were made to feel very comfortable. We were allowed...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MissMarch88
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Bought my son for a lesson in January, and this yard is in need of an inspection by the relevant authorities, to whom I've also passed on my concerns. There never appears to be anyone in charge, and is run very chaotically to say the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
4  Thank UnhappyCamper43
Reviewed October 28, 2016

This stables was the first I visited when I was aged 4, soon after I fell in love with the sport. I've ridden here since about 4 and a half yrs old and still do now 11 years later. I've seen miraculous improvements since I've...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Ive been riding in Docklands Equestrian centre for about 4 years now, i love the place, the staff are very nice and the stable girl are friendly and kind. The horses are in good condition always have food, a nice bed and water. The lessons...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Neda E
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

This is such an amazing riding school, I've been riding here since 3 years ago and I love it here. The staff are all very friendly and very professional also the horses are all well behaved and look happy and healthy the staff are very...More

Date of experience: April 2016
4  Thank Zara_imran
Reviewed January 4, 2016

Run by children, horses are a mess(look under fed) as are their beds and tack so forth i would highly recommend that you avoid at all costs

Date of experience: September 2015
5  Thank charlotte s
Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

Went here with an open mind after having read the reviews, & I have to say That I was appalled at the way the horses are handled during class. All the horses being led were regularly being yanked by the bit in order to get...More

Date of experience: December 2014
6  Thank louisebjames
Reviewed July 3, 2014

My 3 children have weekly lessons here and I find it really good. I myself have been riding since I was a child and I think some previous comments made may be because of a basic lack of understanding of horses in general. No riding...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank soozegirls
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