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Finlake Riding Centre

#2 of 6 things to do in Chudleigh Features Animals
1 Stokelake Farm Cottages, Chudleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 0EH, England
+44 1626 852096
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Lovely ride

Booked for my wife and daughter to go on a hack whilst on holiday here and they loved it. They got... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
toffeefan36
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england
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Molly riding

My granddaughter went out on a pony while we where on holiday in the finlake park . The riding... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2017
Ros C
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Finlake Riding Centre is situated in the beautiful Teign valley on the edge of Dartmoor National Park.Adjacent to Finlake Holiday Park it benefits from scenic off road hacking in private parkland and woodland trails.All the bridle tracks have been 'all weather' surfaced so that even in inclement weather under foot remains good.Hacking: All ages and standards of rider are catered for, complete beginners are welcome on our gentle treks around the woodland trails riding well behaved cobs.Experienced riders can enjoy our longer and more exhilirating rides which can include cream teas and evening pub rides.Young children and nervous adults may prefer our half hour stroll where our experienced staff will be able to lead rein anyone requiring assistance.Very small children can ride our tiny minature shetland pony 'Diddy mouse' or the slightly bigger 'Tinkerbell'All our horses & ponies are extremely well cared for by our dedicated staff members, the horses welfare and customer safety is paramount. Finlake Riding Stables has something to offer everyone, we welcome any inspection prior to riding.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
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“my daughter” (13 reviews)
“first timers” (3 reviews)
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1 Stokelake Farm Cottages, Chudleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 0EH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for my wife and daughter to go on a hack whilst on holiday here and they loved it. They got to explore finlake during the hack. The instructors were polite and very helpful. Will be booking for another ride next year

Thank toffeefan36
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

My granddaughter went out on a pony while we where on holiday in the finlake park . The riding school was lovely very friendly staff and very helpful ,Molly loved every moment of the ride and the young girl who took her out was lovely...More

Thank Ros C
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

My 6 old daughter had the pleasure of riding a REAL unicorn whilst on holiday this year. She was amazed by it. The unicorn and the helper looked great all dressed up. Magical moment. Thank you!

Thank Bigdad007
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

We did an hour's treck through finlake holiday park. All the staff were very pleasant and the horses were amazing - extremely well behaved. We had a lovely time.

Thank Lindaandin
Reviewed March 24, 2017

I first rode a horse at Finlake Riding Centre four years ago this month , it was my very first time in the saddle and in ``control``. I went on an hours walking hack around the Holiday Park adjacent , through the woodland and park...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hour hack today, rode bongo! Scenery was lovely horses were very well behaved! Having not ridden in ten years I felt very at ease and my confidence came flooding back! Next time il definitely want to have a little canter 😀

1  Thank Cally S
Amb2369, Manager at Finlake Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We're glad you enjoyed your ride on Bongo and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards The team at Finlake Riding Centre

Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Visited with my 8 year old daughter. Really enjoyed the experience, lovely horses, very placid, and my daughter loved it to. But I believe could be a whole lot better, so some feedback...... It's a little disorganised, I think the price is reasonable if it...More

3  Thank quangoquango
Amb2369, Manager at Finlake Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2017

Thank you for your review and we are pleased your daughter enjoyed her ride. We value your feedback and have taken on your comments. We cannot understand about not taking your names as each persons name is taken at the time of booking and allocated...More

Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Horse riding experience! Amazing! Just 6 people on our hack, I would recommend the hour trip around Finlake park where we are staying such a lovely park, £22 per person, friendly staff and enjoyable ride on Dusty that went so quick.

Thank Justin p
Amb2369, Manager at Finlake Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad you enjoyed your ride on Dusty and hope you'll be back to visit us again soon. Kind Regards The team at Finlake Riding Centre

Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

My husband booked a hack for my birthday. Upon arrival I was greeted and made to feel welcome. I needed a hat and luckily I managed to find one with a silk which was quite important to me. The horse that I was given was...More

Thank Steven M
Amb2369, Manager at Finlake Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad you enjoyed your ride with us and hope you'll be back to visit again soon. Kind Regards The Team at Finlake Riding Centre

Reviewed September 4, 2016

The horses were good and the instructors were very helpful, we rode on a bridleway around Haulfryn Finlake. The horses were very easy to control and the day was very good.

Thank Alex M
Amb2369, Manager at Finlake Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad you enjoyed your ride with us & hope you visit again soon. Kind Regards The Team at Finlake Riding Centre

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