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Horse Riding Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

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R43 Between Stanford and, Grootbos Private Nature Reserve 7220, South Africa
+27 28 384 8000
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Go riding if you can

Trixie was excellent w/guests and horses. Nothing beats seeing the Reserve from a horse! Horses... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PCBCool
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Key West, Florida
via mobile
Riding through the fynbos

A fantastic experience. Myself and my husband went riding with the head instructor called Tracey... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LChass
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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R43 Between Stanford and, Grootbos Private Nature Reserve 7220, South Africa
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+27 28 384 8000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Trixie was excellent w/guests and horses. Nothing beats seeing the Reserve from a horse! Horses were in excellent condition.

Thank PCBCool
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic experience. Myself and my husband went riding with the head instructor called Tracey. She is very personable, knowledgeable and is clearly brilliant with her horses. A beautiful and unique way to spend an hour. Our children really enjoyed riding in the supervised paddock...More

Thank LChass
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

There are rides for experienced and unexperienced riders and we did the unexperienced given it was 35 years since I was last on a horse. The staff made us feel 100% confident and the ride was great. Well done we really enjoyed it.

Thank Grant T
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

I loved the horseback riding so much that I went 3 times over my 3 day stay at Grootbos. The instructors will work with you if you're interested in improving your horseback riding skill, or just let you hop on and ride. The trails are...More

Thank Melissa P
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Right after lunch were walked over to the barn, saddled up and headed out for a quick ride around the property. The next day two of my friends did the three hour ride on the beach for experienced riders. I rode Flame and he was...More

Thank 2fridad
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Riding around the fynbus with the staff on the well trained horses was both relaxing and exciting. The staff really care for the horses, as you can see when discussing them and the horses are well trained and quiet. They would suit beginner riders and...More

Thank Bob W
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We rode Tim, Calypso and Flame, all just fabulous, perfect for beginners, we can all ride but we're not very experienced. Our daughter us just 10 and although the minimum age is 12, they did a test ride with her in the arena to check...More

Thank Nikki B
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

best horse back ride I have taken and I have been on many but never ridden over a sand dune. It was like I was riding on the moon!

Thank Todd T
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Breahtaking! Easy ride for our family of 4, with little riding experience. Great views. Effortlessly arranged.charming guides.

Thank Orangegrovetraveller
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Great staff, lovely horses and a beautiful scenery. We had a wonderful 3-hour-ride down to the beach.

Thank An D
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