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Sea Horse Ranch

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1828 Cabrillo Hwy N, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1412
+1 650-726-9903
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Amazing Experience!!!!

Last week we took the early bird 2 hour ride on the beach. It was one of the best activities we did... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Raquel C
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2 hr ride

Just this last weekend my friend, teen son and I got to experience the 2 hour ride at Sea horse... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Angelica H
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Beautiful guided coastal trail and beach horseback rides on dramatic Coastal Equestrian Trail and Half Moon Bay's Poplar Beach. Minimum riding age is 7 years old. All rides appropriate for first time, moderately experienced and very experienced riders. Online reservations required, height/weight restrictions available online, check before booking. Barbecues available for groups of 10 people or more. Closing time ends with seasonal changes. Always open for early bird ride at 8:00 a.m., by reservation.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
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“hour ride” (29 reviews)
“early bird” (12 reviews)
“great ride” (12 reviews)
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1828 Cabrillo Hwy N, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1412
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+1 650-726-9903
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Last week we took the early bird 2 hour ride on the beach. It was one of the best activities we did during our stay in California. We took our 15yo, 13yo and my 7yo as they have a love for horses. Staff was exceptional...More

Thank Raquel C
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Willa C, General Manager at Sea Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Raquel, we are so delighted that your early bird ride was such a good one. Good to know that our staff took such good care of the younger riders, and that the 'dream' could be realized. Thanks so much for taking a moment to share...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just this last weekend my friend, teen son and I got to experience the 2 hour ride at Sea horse Ranch. I have to say this was an experience that was worth every penny! The horses were all well trained and taken care of, the...More

Thank Angelica H
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Willa C, General Manager at Sea Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Angelica, thank you so very much, not just for your wonderful review, but for enjoying the experience of being on our horses, out on that fabulous trail. It is special! We do hope to see you again, soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the 2 hour 11 am ride for my birthday and it was great! Half the time was on the beach and it was breathtaking! The horses were well behaved, the guide answered all questions but didn't over do. The photographer was mostly hidden but...More

Thank Diane L
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Willa C, General Manager at Sea Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review--but even more, thanks for enjoying our ride so much. It is pretty breathtaking, that's fore sure.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They are very very rude and uncooperative. I had a horrible experience trying to book horse riding, they snapped at me several times for no reason and also were unhelpful. Their website clearly says that you can cancel before 48 hours. I called them to...More

Thank Supriya L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The view couldn’t have been more spectacular! We took the 1.5 hour ride which went through flat “farm” land and through a covered foliage onto the beach. Absolutely beautiful! Since the photographer wasn’t available, the guide took pix for us using our cameras. This was...More

Thank Judy F
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Willa C, General Manager at Sea Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking a moment to share you experience with us. What you said about the guides is helpful for me to improve the overall experience, and gives me a bit of direction -- so thank you particularly for that. The timing is approximate,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I do this. The first time was a few years ago with my husband and the guides were a bit rude. However, this time my husband and I took our teenage kids and everything went very well. The views were...More

Thank kariitabonita
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Willa C, General Manager at Sea Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking a moment to share your experience I am so pleased we have improved, and that the ride you took with your family had you all smiling on the way home! That's terrific--next time will be even better. Thanks again.

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

We're experienced riders from the Rocky Mountains. We did the 2 hour early bird ride and talk about amazing. The staff was great, the horses were well behaved, and easy to ride. The landscape was just amazing and the beach portion could not have been...More

Thank rogeralcantar
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Willa C, General Manager at Sea Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

We couldn't be more pleased that the Rocky Mountain-to-Pacific Ocean experience for you was such a good one. The Rockies are pretty spectacular to be sure, but there is definitely something about our Coastline and beach which is so different and so fabulous. Thanks for...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018

Lovely 2 hour ride down to the beach, with plenty of time on the beach to enjoy the view. The horses looked well cared for and the guides were helpful.

Thank paulapY5540TV
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Willa C, General Manager at Sea Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thanks for taking a moment to share your thoughts about our ride. Glad you had a good time, and do hope you will return for another adventure.

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Awesome experience, friendly staff. Had a great ride, not rush at all. Beautiful scene, great for couples or family.

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

We had a great experience, the kids love the staff and horses. This is our first time riding horses, so very nervous, but the experience was great, no real problems and the ride was smooth. The best part is the ride along the seashore, great...More

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Corri M
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Willa C | Property representative |
Yes, there will be someone taking pictures of you and your group throughout the ride, which you are able to see after the ride. Thanks for your question.
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Daniel W
November 15, 2017|
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Response from Willa C | Property representative |
If it is a rain out, or other weather-related cancellation, full refunds are available, as well as the option to reschedule--your choice. Thanks for your question. Hope to see you at the ranch soon.
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NatDyer
September 13, 2016|
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Response from Jennifer Sue S | Reviewed this property |
They say it's recommended, but not always necessary.
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