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Babeny Farm Stables

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Soo good we came back on the Monday

My wife and I did a pub ride on Sat. About 3 hrs riding with a stop at the pub in Postbridge for... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Andrew G
Daventry, United Kingdom
Gorgeous Horses, Awesome Scenery

Me and my partner visited Babeny stables for a weekend 'Pub Hack' on our recent weekend break away... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Wollaston, United Kingdom
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“the pub”(16 reviews)
Enjoy a ride on horseback across the beautiful Dartmoor scenery.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Poundsgate, Newton Abbot TQ13 7PS, England
+44 1364 631296
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

My wife and I did a pub ride on Sat. About 3 hrs riding with a stop at the pub in Postbridge for something to eat. My wife rode Blue Bell and I rode Sherman. The weather stayed good until we got back when the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner visited Babeny stables for a weekend 'Pub Hack' on our recent weekend break away to the Newton Abbot area. What a treat we let ourselves into! From the start it was an experience. The drive itself is through some beautiful parts...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Booked a 2 hour hack for my mum and I, which we both thoroughly enjoyed! Our guide across Dartmoor, Lottie, was lovely and very knowledgeable of the moor. We had some lovely canters and enjoyed walk/trotting through the countryside. The staff at the stables were...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

i would recomed this attraction to anybody that is looking to go. i found it was better not to go with other groups because there is to many people.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank carsonwallis
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Abslutely loved everything about this place ,such a gorgeous location the horses were huge and full of energy the ride was perfect some trotting and cantering and walking all in such a stunning location . The most perfect way to see Dartmoor.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Were there for a two hours horse ride. Beautiful horses, very friendly owner and team and a wonderful area for a ride. I fell in love with Sherman “The tank“

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank FritziLakritzi
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We joined 2 other couples on a pub ride an a Saturday morning/afternoon. Be brave and follow the road right to end, you are in the middle of Dartmoor with not a lot of civilisation around you! On arrival we filled in a experience form,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MrsTT2011
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Staff were lovely and were so kind to my son who was a bit nervous about riding a horse... we were complete beginners and within 10 minutes out riding on dartmoor... so professional and nice... an excellent day out

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Glyn D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you want to go hacking on Dartmoor, you can't do better than Babeny Farm Stables. We were three people in our group and we were all more than happy with our horses. I was on Ruby and she's a fine lady! We went on...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lena H
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I did the pub ride with three friends, three of us have ridden, one not very much at all. We went out with Zac. I was on Zeno who is 16 HH but very safe and steady. The ride was absolutely lovely and we had...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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2 September 2016|
Response from MC L | Reviewed this property |
I have forgotten how much. Around about £30.00 each maybe?