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Snowdonia Riding Stables

#5 of 40 things to do in Caernarfon Features Animals
Waunfawr, Caernarfon LL55 4PQ, Wales
+44 1286 479435
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Excellent, a must!

We booked ahead at these stables. My eldest daughter (13) is very experienced and I have 2 little... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
swensley78
via mobile
Horse riding

I had a lovely time on one of the afternoon mountain treks, the weather was beautiful the scenery... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Pippa W
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Waunfawr, Caernarfon LL55 4PQ, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked ahead at these stables. My eldest daughter (13) is very experienced and I have 2 little uns who aren't. We were well accommodated by the very friendly and welcoming staff and the bit I really loved was that my eldest could go on...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

I had a lovely time on one of the afternoon mountain treks, the weather was beautiful the scenery was the same. I had never been on a horse before and was a little unsure but it was not long before I felt at ease. All...More

Thank Pippa W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I had a fantastic half day hack on a Sunday afternoon whilst on a mini-break in Wales. My guide Tas was friendly and talkative with knowledge about Snowdonia and some history of Wales. My horse CJ was superb; he walked, trotted and cantered up to...More

1  Thank GLP1985
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We had an hour long introductory ride. We thoroughly enjoyed it. We're barely amateurs when it comes to riding however Mel and the team were extremely professional and helpful. We received good instruction on how to ride the horses. Basic handling was practised before heading...More

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We booked in the morning before we went. As beginners we just did the one hour - which was enough for the 'saddle area' to cope with the next day! You ride around the paddock once just to ensure you are all ok and then...More

3  Thank RecliningBuddah
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Such a welcoming and friendly yard! All the horses and ponies are beautifully kept. I went on a full day ride with Tas, it was an amazing experience. He was such a friendly tour guide. I rode Douglas and he made the experience worth wide!...More

1  Thank charlieepopland2008
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I attended the snowdonia riding stables with my brother-in-law & father-in-law in April 2017 - we found it an excellent experience - the 2 instructors were knowledgable & very patient, which came in handy as we were complete beginners - we had 3 wonderful horses...More

Thank Garreth r
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Mel the owner is brilliant! she helped my daughter gain her riding confidence again. Friendly staff, lovely horses well looked after. Well organised, Mel checks the riders capability before heading out for the hack. We will 100% return.

Thank cnbrigby
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We came here this morning to do the half day ride and I am ao glad we did. The ride catered for mixed abilities allowing me to have canters safe in the knowledge my partner, who is a beginner, was being well taken care of....More

Thank philippa h
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to do something different for my birthday .. so we chose a half day trek. ! It was amazing ... we had a great welcome from patch the dog and all the staff were lovely ... we were total beginners and made to...More

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julieroach2015
how much adults would it be for a 1 hour trek for 2 inexperienced x
17 January 2017|
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Response from Mel H | Property representative |
Hi, it's 22pp for the hours ride please also visit our webpage for more information on all our rides
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Mooplot
What age is this suitable from please
20 March 2016|
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Response from RHIANNON9 | Property representative |
We can take children from 5 years upwards. If they haven't ridden before we recommend the 45 minute introductory ride
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