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Escola de Equitacao Rui Barroso

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Beautiful horse rides in nature

This place is the best I have been to in my life, in terms of the stunning nature and views you see... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Noora H
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Wonderful place for horseback riding

Great riding school offering lessons for all levels of riding experience. I especially enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
sabnik0
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Rua da Quinta, Cascais 2750-004, Portugal
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This place is the best I have been to in my life, in terms of the stunning nature and views you see while riding , the well kept horses, the friendliest owners and people working there who made us feel at home Ze’nuno , Rosario...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Noora H
Escola Equitaçã... R, Front Office Manager at Escola de Equitacao Rui Barroso, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Noora Thank you so much for your beautiful words! This is what makes us wish to improve more and mire everyday. You and your family are realy very nice and it is a pleasure to have you with us. Now this is your house...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

Great riding school offering lessons for all levels of riding experience. I especially enjoy the wonderful rides in this beautiful environment, with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains of Sintra. Riding school staff is really great and the horses very calm and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank sabnik0
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

The walk was through beautiful forest and ended and the ocean. Unfortunately the beach is closed to horses but the view is lovely. The horses are well trained to navigate the rocky path and it is a delightful two hours with a bit of trot...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank fancyschmancy
Escola Equitaçã... R, Owner at Escola de Equitacao Rui Barroso, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Thank you for coming to our place! We are happy you enjoyed your ride. Hope to have you back soon!! Tks!

Reviewed 10 March 2018

We were greated extremely nicely by Rui, the owner of the riding school, who made us feel very comfortable from the second we got there. Everyone was very polite and things were in immaculate condition. We went for an outride close to the guincho dunes...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend who never ride a horse came there. The staff is so friendly and welcoming and the horses are really nice. I was a bit disappointed by the fact that I was expected a ride for 1h in the forest to get...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Antoine M
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely place with fantastic surroundings! Really nice horses and the staff was very kind. A must do for all horselovers! I will come back!

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Jovanna S
Escola Equitaçã... R, Owner at Escola de Equitacao Rui Barroso, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2015

Thank you Jovana, we really enjoyed to have you here with us and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 28 May 2015

My 9yo daughter and I enjoyed a wonderful sunny hour's ride at these relaxed and friendly stables, the 5 whippet puppies were an added bonus! There's a lovely cafe there too. A great morning's adventure!

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 17 October 2014

we havent sit on a horse in eight and 25 years respectievely and booked a two hour ride. the family owning the small enterprise is passionate about their jobs / animals and made it a perfect afternoon for us. horses were not worn out but...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank michaelhoe
Reviewed 1 July 2014

It is an amazing environment for children and adults alike. The problem is when you are back in London it is than difficult to find a place of the similar standards. My daughter goes to Miguel Alves school where Ines the teacher is the BEST...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank pandawilkinson
Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

Booked a trail ride via our hotel. Rui Barrosa, his family, and staff were nice people and excellent hosts. English speaking staff made it easy. My daughter is an experienced rider while me, my wife, and son are novices. Horses were paired accordingly. The grounds...More

2  Thank bizandtour
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Melanie69
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Response from Escola Equitaçã... R | Property representative |
Hi! During summer we are opened everyday and yes we can book rides to the beach. These rides take about 2 hours and are usually for riders with some experience. As it is a busy period we advise you to book at least 2 or 3... More
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