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Newport Equestrian

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One of those lifetime memories. Yes, the website is deceptive. Yes, it was overpriced... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2017
Greenfield, Massachusetts
Nature and waterviews, a romantic ride with my girlfriend

We took the private 2 hour tour, the beach road to the wildlife refuge, was extraordinary! Through... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2017
Newport, Rhode Island
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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Apr 26, 2019
“Horses aren’t as scary as I thought.”
Oct 14, 2017
“Family Bonding Time - Well worth the fee”
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287 3rd Beach Rd, Middletown, RI 02842-5736
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Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

What a great time!!! My wife daughter and I went on the two hour trail/beach ride and it was brilliant the owner and our guide could not have been more professional and courteous. They are very encouraging and patient with a skittish dad and first...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

The Guided tour to the 2 trips to the beach was such an exceptional family experience that we will always treasure. Our Guide, Stacy was phenomenal and put myself and my first time pre-teen riders at ease instantly. The horses were not only beautiful but...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

One of those lifetime memories. Yes, the website is deceptive. Yes, it was overpriced, particularly as the owner kept stressing that she doesn't pay the guide - who works for tips. So nearly $300 cash for two people to ride for only an hour and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 26, 2017

We took the private 2 hour tour, the beach road to the wildlife refuge, was extraordinary! Through the saltmarsh and past 2nd beach. was a relaxed , comfortable ride with an informed, hospitable tour guide. Very romantic for my girlfriend and I, when the summers...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to go horseback riding on the beach. The owner described the "trail" as very scenic and on the outskirts of the beach. We were not told that we would spend the whole time on a busy road. We were to spend two hours...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank lagkf
Reviewed July 16, 2017

I had quite the disappointing experience with Newport Equestrian. Unfortunately I did not read the reviews before I went. I paid for a 2 hour private tour and only ended up being out on the road for an hour and 15 mins. When I made...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank rg2015110
Reviewed July 6, 2017

The website ad shows people riding on the beach in shorts, which would be warm weather, right? WRONG! Apparently there is no riding on the beach between May and October. Which is not stated on the website. I was told when I called that we...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank Amy G
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Had a super awesome ride. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable about the area and showed us many interesting places along the way. She was very sweet and helped us get accustomed to the horses before we headed out. It was a lovely experience, one...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kristin G
Reviewed November 10, 2016

The people at Newport Equestrian made us feel right as home as soon as we set foot on the property. They were welcoming and gave us ample time to get adjusted to being in the saddle (my husband for the first time in his adult...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank chicuno1
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

My trail ride on the beach was absolutely FABULOUS. I can't wait to ride on the beach again. The horses are allowed on the beach from October 1st until April 30th. The trail guide was AWESOME and I had a great time. Can't wait to...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Kristin G
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