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Wonderful experience

Took my son aged 9 on a morning ride. It impressed him very much. Wonderful horses, a lovely hour... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
Jo B
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Glorious views

A lovely, winding ride into the steep hills above Coroglen. Some steep sections which beginners may... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2018
Andrew P
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111 Rangihau Road | Coroglen, New Zealand
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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Took my son aged 9 on a morning ride. It impressed him very much. Wonderful horses, a lovely hour ride. Great views!

Thank Jo B
Tessa111Whitianga, Owner at Rangihau Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

It was a pleasure to have you both here and be able to share our small part of the world with you. Thanks for coming

Reviewed January 17, 2018

A lovely, winding ride into the steep hills above Coroglen. Some steep sections which beginners may find intimidating, but the wonderful horses know their way well and will keep you safe, as will the terrific guides. Our experienced 10-year-old daughter was given a horse with...More

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Tessa111Whitianga, Owner at Rangihau Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2018

Thanks for coming and I'm glad that you had a good time with us. All the best for the rest of your holiday

Reviewed January 12, 2018

We had a wonderful morning riding with Tessa. We were three very inexperienced riders (an adult and two teenagers) but the horses were really calm and very well behaved. The views were amazing and the ride very interesting with Tessa telling us about the farm...More

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Tessa111Whitianga, Owner at Rangihau Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2018

Thanks so much for coming and I'm glad you had a fun time and enjoyed your time on horse-back. All the best for the rest of your holiday

Reviewed December 16, 2017

We're sort of experienced riders. It's been a while but we've been on a few pony rides. Unfortunately, "trail rides" sometimes becomes lazy, loping slogs in a conga line of slow horses. This is not one of those trips. Rangihau has big beautiful (and sometimes...More

Thank Daryl C
Tessa111Whitianga, Owner at Rangihau Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Thanks so much for coming and really pleased that you had a good ride. Safe travels for the rest of your holiday

Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful scenery and wonderful horses. The guides were brilliant and we had a fabulous time. Would definitely recommend a trip here for some off road adventures and wonderfully hidden scenic spots.

1  Thank Alison B
Tessa111Whitianga, Owner at Rangihau Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2017

Thankyou, glad you had such an awesome ride...so did we! All the best and safe trip home

Reviewed June 22, 2017

My two sons (8 & 10) and I were super excited to be going on a horse trek while we were up in Whitianga, especially given all of the amazing reviews below. Unfortunately our trek was quite awful, and my attempt to discuss my complaints...More

1  Thank lrc_nz
Tessa111Whitianga, Owner at Rangihau Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

Thank you for your review, never have we had anything quite like it in 30 years of operating as you have seen from reading our previous reviews. Once again I would like to apologize from us all that you left feeling so disappointed after your...More

Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Awesome place. Family friendly and for all levels of riders. We are experienced riders and love to go a bit faster. They let us go. We had lovely horses well trained and with warm character. We went on 3 trips. All different. All great. They...More

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Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

I went on a two hour tour middle of January to explore the beautiful scenery and on the back of one of this beautiful horses it's definitely the most amazing experience ! I arrived early and to avoid any long waiting time, I was able...More

1  Thank Ivana B
Reviewed January 3, 2017

My family stayed at the beautiful Rangihau farm cottage for 3 days leading up to new year. This place is situated in absolutely magnificent surroundings!. The cottage is perfectly located between Whitianga and the awesome beaches of Hot water beach and Hahei. The cottage is...More

2  Thank Kevin T
Reviewed December 27, 2016

OMG the most amazing time ! The family where great, we took two kids 6 & 8 yrs old, they made the kids feel at home and pick the right horses for us all, well over an hour, it was well worth the money! Tess...More

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