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Carrington Riding Centre

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My daughter rides here and has done for 4 years, it’s her favourite place to be! Lovely friends... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2019
B11JCE
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Awesome!!

What an awesome place to be and be part of! Incredibly helpful staff and well cared for ponies... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Nicole C
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We are a busy, yet very friendly Riding School that provides affordable lessons to both adults and children. We are based just a few miles south west of Manchester in the Mersey valley green belt. We are situated in 450 acres of open countryside yet...more
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Nursery Farm Isherwood Road, Manchester M31 4BH, England
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Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

My daughter rides here and has done for 4 years, it’s her favourite place to be! Lovely friends, staff and the horses are pretty amazing to. Carrington have given my daughter so much confidence with her riding, she also helps on the yard after passing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

What an awesome place to be and be part of! Incredibly helpful staff and well cared for ponies! 100% recommend!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nicole C
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Me and my friend booked a beginners ride at Carrington and after arriving we immediately realised how rude the staff are. The 'helpers' on the yard were treated with no respect and the ladys in reception were extremely rude. Would NEVER go againMore

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LauraSamz
Sharon G, Owner at Carrington Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2019

Hello Laura, I have sent you a personal message but haven't heard back from you. I am really sorry to hear that you had a bad experience at our riding school. I am very surprised by your review as we take customer service as a...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I chose the centre for my daughters 6th birthday party and was not disappointed. Really friendly helpful staff, all the girls were chatty with the children about the horses. Half an hour riding and half an hour grooming and looking at the horses in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

Not enough toilets for pony club event Toilet area needs either electric hand dryer or disposable paper towels not the brown old hand towel in the toilet area today for hundreds to use Only dry covered area for outside viewing is the smoking shed not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank _les0418
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing school! Well set out amazing helpful staff and the horses are second to non! Would 100% recommend this centre as friendly for all ages and amazing range of things to do! ❤️

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nicole C
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Everyone at Carrington are like my second family, they really are an amazing bunch of people who love the job they do. We've been riding here for a couple of years now and have absolutely no complaints, I definitely found the best riding school in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sophie P
Reviewed July 12, 2017

I visited Carrington Riding School after several years off riding, to get fit in advance of a riding holiday. I had several lessons, private and group, plus a few hacks to get the muscles working again. The hacking is great around the school. The lessons...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank nickyjrushton1722
Reviewed May 16, 2017

My child rode at Carrington for over two years and was taught by some excellent instructors. The lessons were enjoyable and progress was good. Over a period of time the centre got busier and busier and we noted that there seemed to be an increasing...More

Date of experience: March 2017
7  Thank WinkerRed
Reviewed October 27, 2016

I am grateful to the very pleasant lady on the phone who booked my daughter and her friend into an hour long private lesson with only a couple of hours' notice. On arriving, with no real clue as to where to go we made for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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