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Gooseham Barton Stables & Farm Cottages

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Address: Gooseham | Bude, Morwenstow EX23 9PG, England
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

Situated on the spectacular N. Cornwall / N. Devon coast near Bude....

Situated on the spectacular N. Cornwall / N. Devon coast near Bude. Gooseham Barton is a licenced Riding Stables established in 1974. We have a selection of happy, well behaved horses and ponies suitable for all ages and abilities. Enjoy a ride through leafy lanes, wooded valleys and bridle paths with views of the sea and beautiful surrounding countryside. Hacks for the more experienced riders can be taken separately. Our gentle ponies are ideal for children or nervous riders. All rides are escorted by our experienced and friendly staff. We also offer pet friendly self catering accommodation, non-riders are welcome.

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Wonderful place to stay

Comfortable cosy cottages . Kids can be out on the farm , safe an free to have fun , help with the new lambs ,play in the games room , away from technology enjoying the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable cosy cottages . Kids can be out on the farm , safe an free to have fun , help with the new lambs ,play in the games room , away from technology enjoying the countryside and fresh air . Lots of wonderful walks and lovely places to visit nearby . Our favourite holiday home . Great for all ages... More 

Thank mimcloud99
Graz, Austria
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful week there in William cottage. Everything very clean, fire prepared just to lit. Debby and the girls provided nice riding experiences from absolute beginners to experienced riders. For us it was an excellent stay - we can recommend it. Alfred

Thank Alfred R
Bristol, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This was a late booking for my wife and I, together with our son and six year old grandson, but a very pleasant surprise. Directions and arrangements for arrival couldn't be faulted. The little extras to welcome us were a nice touch; biscuits, milk, tea and coffee. Our cottage was small, but we knew what to expect from the description.... More 

1 Thank Del H
Winsford, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Friendly welcome. Provided with a lovely horse, om, to suit my experience and likes. Riding on country lanes and bridleways. Excellent would recommend to anyone

Thank Sher Breeze H
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

A weekend away for my Wifes Birthday and we have had a brilliant time at Gooseham Barton Stables and Farm Cottages. Set in stunningly beautiful Cornish countryside these delightfully refurbished farm sheds have been turned into the best little cottages ever, we have had a fantastic time here. There is a very user-friendly and quirky pub across the valley which... More 

Thank Mustiss
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great half hour ride. Took 4 year old and she was very well taking care of. Well done to Nettle, Missy and Splash for putting up with 3 novice riders.

Thank maddyb75
Marlow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This is the second time that we have stayed here. Last time had a great holiday in farmhouse with my parents and 2 teenagers. This time we stayed in new barn with my 16 year old daughter. Lovely cottage, warm and cosy although weather was chilly! We were made to feel very welcome and everyone very friendly. Daughter had a... More 

1 Thank Nellie D
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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

A warm and friendly welcome awaited us from both the staff and the horses. A lovely half hour ride on Dan, Rory, Coral and Missy. For some in our party it was their first ever time on a horse and it was definitely a success. We highly recommend and will definitely be back. Our party ranged from 14 - 66... More 

1 Thank Deb H
Arbroath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Had a super ride out, Coral and Missie were delightful horses and well cared for by Julie and her colleagues. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank michael m
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

It is very tricky to get cottages in the UK at a reasonable price, especially for two people but Gooseham did just this. We stayed in Norman cottage which was rather nice, with a nice kitchen and one children's bedroom and one good sized adults one. Lots of space for just two people. It was a great base to explore... More 

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