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Centro Hipico do Porto Santo

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Absolutely amazing, Paolo is such a lovely guy,horses are well looked after and loved

Absolutely amazing, Paolo is such a lovely guy,horses are well looked after and loved. Went riding... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Porto Santo Island, Portugal
Incredible experience

One of the reasons we chose Porto Santo for our holiday was because there was horse riding on the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Essex, United Kingdom
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Come to meet Porto Santo by horse. Enjoy the beautiful riding outdoors.
Sitio da Ponta | Rua do Pico das Flores, Estrada Comendador Jose Castro Vasconcelos, Porto Santo Island 9400-085, Portugal
+351 964 682 937
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing, Paolo is such a lovely guy,horses are well looked after and loved. Went riding across the beach at evening,best part of my holiday at this beautiful island

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Satchmadds
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the reasons we chose Porto Santo for our holiday was because there was horse riding on the Island. Paulo now runs the centre on his own, he has about 10 horses and Pandora his beautiful foal. This is not like an English riding...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TraceyT1970
Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic!Paulo I can't thank you enough. Finally excursions where the horses have their own personalities and don't just walk in line like zombies! A man with a heart of gold,passionate and with such amazing energy clearly visible in how he treats his horses and clients-even...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Vyky G
Reviewed December 18, 2017

Last minute request from our 6 year old and Paulo who runs the experience was very accommodating and friendly. Horses were calm and very patient due to excited little girl.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Joe S
Reviewed August 12, 2017

We had a wonderful ride with our friend and his horses. The owner is very friendly and takes good care of his horses. I am a beginner, my girlfriend is an experienced rider - he gave everyone the ideal horse for their skill-level. He showed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Kurosch B
Reviewed March 11, 2016

Its a really nice place to explore Porto Santo in a different way! Beautiful views and very friendly host!

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank beatricer861
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

Having already been snorkelling with Matias we had to try horse riding too! The horses are very well looked after and the centre is just lovely!There is a restaurant there(it was closed unfortunately as we were on the island out of high season)and a school...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank 833DanielaW
Reviewed September 26, 2015

My experience here was riding into the sunset. Pure magic. I had never ridden a horse before and was riding after just ten minutes. The instructor was amazing.

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Victor Paul S
Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

This is a family run stables with a restaurant on site. We booked through the hotel for an hours trek but the owner quickly assessed my teenagers as not experienced enough for this and tactfully suggested we stayed on the ranch and had a lesson....More

1  Thank stickinsect
Reviewed July 16, 2014

Just returned from the beautiful island of Porto Santo. Our visits to the Centro Hipico were a real highlight of our stay. Our boys (aged 4 and 10) had a fabulous time learning to ride at this gem of a family run stable/restaurant. The owners...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Andrew D
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July 19, 2019|
Response from TraceyT1970 | Reviewed this property |
Paulo is about 5 - 10 mins away. He will collect you and bring you back to Pestana. We are here now and I have ridden twice with him. His number is +351 964 682 937
July 3, 2017|
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Response from lizmL4621UG |
As you can see I asked this question 2 years ago! Thank you for the quick reply.