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Boutique Horsetreks Day Tours

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5 Stafford Street, Clive 4102, New Zealand
+64 6-870 1202
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Great ride

Brushed Nugget down and cleaned her hooves. We rode the opposite way than usual due to duck... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Te Umuariki T
Fabulous way to see the Bay

A lovely day out and great way to explore this part of Hawke's Bay - on horse-back! Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Murray T
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Exclusive horsetreks for 1 - 4 riders. Small groups, beginners, intermediate and advanced. Individual attention & natural horsemanship techniques training on each ride. Magic Beach Ride, Sparkling River Ride, Clearview Winery Ride & Mystery Ride.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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5 Stafford Street, Clive 4102, New Zealand
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Brushed Nugget down and cleaned her hooves. We rode the opposite way than usual due to duck shooting season, riding parallel to the East Clive walk and bike track towards Clive. We had a trot and canter along the track only because I have a...More

Thank Te Umuariki T
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BoutiqueHorseTreks, Owner at Boutique Horsetreks Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for this review. I work hard at training the horses and to show that general public that there is a different way of doing things while riding horses. It is a real highlight for me that the magic of my horses can be...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

A lovely day out and great way to explore this part of Hawke's Bay - on horse-back! Beautiful, good-natured horses and great company with our host, Dzidra. A very positive experience for my 13-year-old daughter, who hadn't had much prior experience with riding, on a...More

Thank Murray T
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I really enjoyed the ride in bush, on the beach and through a river. Stunning and very diverse scenery, fantastic to explore nature this way! The horses are well trained and easy to ride and the way Dzidra leads the tour is just fabulous. Highly...More

Thank Maaike M
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BoutiqueHorseTreks, Owner at Boutique Horsetreks Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

It is paradise here! Thanks so much for that fantastic review. Look forward to riding with you in the future. Dzidra

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Highly recommend 'Boutique Horsetreks.' Had an amazing time yesterday enjoying the beautiful Hawkes Bay and connecting with my horse 'Bowie.' He was such a good natured horse who didn't even spook when I attempted to ride backwards. Dzrida was such a great instructor who made...More

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BoutiqueHorseTreks, Owner at Boutique Horsetreks Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thanks for the lovely review. Teaching people a different way to ride, plus trying different riding techniques is what Boutique Horse Treks is all about, just relaxing and knowing you CAN TRUST your horse, even when doing something crazy like riding backwards! Hope to see...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Today's trek was a 40th birthday gift and it was amazing. We turned up about ten minutes early and were made to feel so welcome and spent the time interacting with the horses. We received coaching relating to the steering / stopping / starting, got...More

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BoutiqueHorseTreks, Owner at Boutique Horsetreks Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you so much for that wonderful review. I love sharing the bond I have created with my magnificent horses over the past 7 years with people who come to ride them with little or lots of experience. Come back in the future with a...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely beach ride with gentle, family friendly horses. Absolutely amazing experience. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Whilst visiting friends in Napier I tried to go horse riding. However, on trying to arrange a trek at Boutique Horsetreks, I never got a response to my enquiry. We emailed and phoned, was told someone would get back to us, but they never did....More

Thank Lynn B
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and sister-in-law stayed at the Stables Cottage (an Air BnB) and Dzidra, who owns this, also does Boutique Horse Treks. I went out for a one hour ride with her the next morning which was lovely. Paddy was a great horse and very...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I went the second time to a horse trek with Dzira. It was just awesome. I had both time a wonderful horse and the tours (tuki tuki river and cape kidnappers) were amazing. Would choose boutique horse treks anytime again.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Dzidra created such a great afternoon for us. She picked us up right by the cruise ship info center and drove us to her place in Clive, where she immediately made us feel very special. We actually got to go fetch our horses from the...More

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