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Address: Ty Coch | Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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I was very nervous as having never been on a horse before at age 55. Cindy was encouraging and helpful to make sure I got the most from my experience. I settled on half hour but... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I came with 2 friends of mine and we hadn't ridden in years so we were a little nervous to begin with. The staff we spoke to on arrival were lovely and very welcoming, the guide who took us out was very reasurring and helpful and was laughing and joking with us all the way round, and always asking if... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thank you for brilliant two hour trek. Scenery great and Danielle was excellent. Horses great for 1st time riders - Max and Erin. Will be looking to do again.

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very nervous as having never been on a horse before at age 55. Cindy was encouraging and helpful to make sure I got the most from my experience. I settled on half hour but could extend to an hour if I felt comfortable to continue. Issy saddled up ruby who appeared very tired and reluctant to go out... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

I took my mum here for a trip when she was visiting Snowdonia, she hasn't ridden for over twenty years and I am a complete novice. Our booking for a two hour hack was at 2pm, but they were running late so by the time we got on horses it was nearer to 3pm. From the moment we met our... More 

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Gwynedd, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Booked a ride to introduce myself back into riding after years of not riding, so a bit nervous. Instantly reassured on arrival, felt it was an easy going and friendly establishment in a beautiful setting. All the horses were clearly well looked after and calm. Went out riding Erin and escorted by staff member Kerry. Kerry was great - reassuring... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

We had two rides, the first wet one with children and the adults. IT was wet, well it is Snowdonia and horses well behaved and safe. The second ride was just adults in glorious weather on safe for the two beginners The scenery is stunning, the riding fabulous and the escorts helpful and safety conscious. We also Stayed in the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

After booking a ride for 1pm and turning up at quarter too, we were told very rudely that our ride was actually at 2 and we had it wrong (although we certainly agreed 1 on the phone!) We returned just before 2 then waited nearly half an hour while the horses were tacked up and got ready. Running extremely late... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

I have absolutely nothing negative to say! From arriving to leaving our whole experience was positive! Kerry was accommodating to the differing needs of each rider in her charge The horses were clearly well looked after, happy and healthy. The ride itself was gorgeous, wonderful views, stopping halfway at a lovely cafe with friendly staff. (We did a full day... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

I had the most incredible ride here escorted by Kerry. The hack was through stunning mountain forest and we cantered, walked and chatted for hours! The horses were fit for purpose and sound. I rode Jojo who was well up for a canter which was perfect for me. Please remember this is a trekking yard on a working farm. It... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

The experience was completely ruined by overbearing groom who embarrassed my eldest son who had never ridden before and was told off in a shocking way for being unable to mount correctly first time..He didn't want to ride then as he was already nervous without the humiliation in front of all the other riders..then I was unable to ride near... More 

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