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St Mary's Riding Centre

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A lovely and safe riding experience at just the right level for me

I used to ride as a child but have only ridden twice before as an adult, so I was after a very safe... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Liz D
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Brilliant

What an amazing place to ride! We had a 1 hour trek across farmland, cliff tops, and down to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Will-Stahl-Timmins
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Truro, England, United Kingdom
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Horse riding treks for all abilities along the beaches and coastline of St. Mary's in the beautiful Isles of Scilly. British Horse Society Approved, fully licenced and insured with qualified instructors. Quiet and well mannered horses and ponies...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I used to ride as a child but have only ridden twice before as an adult, so I was after a very safe and supported ride (especially after a rather hairy one in Iceland a few years ago). Claire was brilliant by email before the...More

Thank Liz D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing place to ride! We had a 1 hour trek across farmland, cliff tops, and down to the beach. Stunning views and lovely horses to ride.

Thank Will-Stahl-Timmins
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Thankyou ever so much Claire, Gabriella had a wonderful lesson and hack with you last week. Best riding school I have been to for being welcoming and friendly. Horses and Ponies so well cared for and looked very happy. Excellent BHS approved riding school. See...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

My daughters had a riding lesson. It was a great experience for them to ride at this beautiful place with Claire and her colleagues. They came back with a big smile.

Thank Dirk_Gu
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I really fantastic riding school my wife and I joined Claire and her colleagues for ride she took us along the cliffs and on to the beach and into the sea we thoroughly enjoyed it would recommend it to anybody so if you're looking for...More

Thank Timothy F
Reviewed 12 August 2018

On arrival I was greeted and offered a drink as it was hot. All the staff were very friendly especially Claire. The horses all looked well cared for and happy. The views on the ride were stunning, we rode through the water on the beach...More

Thank andrew c
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Great staff, Friendly horses, Nice route, relaxed and interesting ride set at the right level for your experience.

Thank rhyscollins1967
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience. The boys (aged 4 and 6) had a half hour lesson on the Monday which they loved and then we all had a 1 hour trek on the Thursday with the boys being led. A fantastic new experience, I’m sure...More

Thank Pamela P
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Well, what can we say except this riding experience has surpassed my expectations and that of our mixed age family! From the booking, arriving and delivery of our one hour trek it has been nothing but faultless and professional. Highly recommend Claire and all her...More

1  Thank SarahMcTrave1
Claire R, Owner at St Mary's Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Dear Sarah, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful, kind and detailed review of your experience with us. I am delighted that you all enjoyed it so much. So pleased that you fulfilled your bucket list dream of riding...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Nice healthy horses and a riding tour that took care of the fact that is was hot. Beatiful views, nice canders and steep climbs made the riding tour have a bit of Everything. Tours also available for beginners so everyone can join in. A great...More

2  Thank Hanna A
Claire R, Owner at St Mary's Riding Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Dear Hanna, thank you so much for your kind review. It was lovely to meet you and we hope you really enjoyed your time with us and also had a lovely holiday, we hope to see you again in the future. Thank you for your...More

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