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Albufeira Riding Centre

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Excellent Riding Centre

My two daughters and myself went for an early morning ride under the supervision of Sarah, who was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Back in the saddle!

Such a fantastic surprise to find this Centre on our doorstep. The staff were great and took into... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
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Albufeira Riding Centre is a equestrian centre offering beautiful treks through the local countryside on our well mannered horses. Lessons and Pony Club activities also offered throughout the year.
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The Stables 151H | Vale Navio, Albufeira 8200-393, Portugal
+351 961 269 526
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My two daughters and myself went for an early morning ride under the supervision of Sarah, who was brilliant. The countryside ride was excellent, nice and varied, and took into account our limited experience. The staff and facilities at this riding centre are very professional...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Such a fantastic surprise to find this Centre on our doorstep. The staff were great and took into consideration our needs. Lovely horses and stunning countryside to explore. I will be back.

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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing ride with Sarah and Hannah the other day. It was lovely seeing the views and all the countryside, the people were lovely and Tim was wonderful.

Thank KezzaPiri
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We had a visit here this morning & really enjoyed it. We were led by Sarah who couldn’t have been nicer, she made us feel relaxed and was a great guide to have. The horses all looked in tip top condition, and loads of younger...More

1  Thank Maryann B
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Absolutely Wonderful! Loved every minute! Felt safe and very professional ! Booking again as soon as possible!!

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

I came here on my own as my partner can’t ride, and went out on Crystal with Sarah on Nemo. What a lovely lady and such beautiful countryside! The orange blossoms and the sunshine made it even better, plus Crystal was an absolute delight. Trotting...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning springtime hack. The smell of the oranges in bloom was something else. You cannot get that smell In a bottle it is a real experience. The countryside is gorgeous and lush this time of year too. The horses look amazingly healthy and so...More

Thank Jowebter
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Horses are kind and they take good care of them! Kate was amazing 5 stars from me i had a good expierienc

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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

The torrential rain did interrupt my riding plans for a week’s stay in Portugal however I really enjoyed my dressage lesson on Nemo and hacks out on Tim and Nemo. Learned some handy tips which I’ve been using back home to great effect. Friendly team...More

Thank RedzerH
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

The riding was amazing. I have only ridden once and the staff were so helpful,Sarah helped me and lead my horse so I was not so nervous about the experience.

Thank Adam B
sarah f, Owner at Albufeira Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Many thanks for your comments. Glad to hear you had a good time.

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May 10, 2018|
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Response from lizardinc | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely all the horses are well behaved with good temperament
March 3, 2018|
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Response from ARC-Albufeira-Riding | Property representative |
Hi Paige, thank you for your question. We most definitely take experienced riders out and we have some lovely sand tracks and fields for a good canter. Our beach rides are available November - March however we do have a 3 hr... More