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Megalong Valley Farm

#2 of 5 things to do in Megalong Valley Features Animals
993 Megalong Road | Megalong Valley, Megalong Valley, New South Wales 2785, Australia
+61 2 4787 8188
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Awesome Horse Ride!!

We did a 2hr tour with Luke, who's an awesome guide and a great help to get your confidence up on a... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Watto457
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Leeton, Australia
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Appalling customer service

Unfortunately, one of our guests from overseas booked a horse ride at Megalong Valley Farm one... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
blurredadventures
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An exclusive 2000 acre private estate wilderness Horse Riding Lodge set in the heart of the Blue Mountains 2 hours from Sydney. Operating for the past 22 years providing unique experiences such as wilderness getaways, horse riding, bushwalking, cycling and food adventures.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible15%
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993 Megalong Road | Megalong Valley, Megalong Valley, New South Wales 2785, Australia
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We did a 2hr tour with Luke, who's an awesome guide and a great help to get your confidence up on a horse! The country was amazing and all the staff are nothing but friendly, helpful and up for a chat!

Thank Watto457
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, one of our guests from overseas booked a horse ride at Megalong Valley Farm one afternoon for 4 of us. It was in between Christmas and new years, so it was surprising they had room for 4 people. Our friends called at about 11am,...More

5  Thank blurredadventures
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We went horse riding at the farm. The staff are all extremely friendly and have lots of knowledge they put my mind at ease as I was a little nervous. The views around the property are second to none spectacular. We did a few trots....More

Thank LozHam
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks for your review. We have some lovely horses that seem to know when someone is nervous and they take the rider on a gentle ride. We even have had a blind rider who treated to the thrill of being on a horse for the...More

Reviewed 3 March 2017

We were given a Gift Voucher for a ride at Megalong Valley Farm, and having read both good and bad reviews, we were not really sure what to expect. The property is lovely and the staff were very pleasant and made us feel right at...More

Thank goodtimes5155
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thanks for your review. We appreciate your feedback The property is a beautiful place to enjoy the outdoors and we all enjoy the opportunity to share it with others. We all strive very hard in getting riders and horses matched and then escorting riders though...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016

My wife and I visited for a horse ride in July 2016. First off, if you an experienced rider and you are expecting to have the freedom to go cantering through the bush, don't go. This is a trail ride. The property is very large...More

1  Thank CoogeeTripper
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thanks for the feedback. Some people come for the scenery and the riding activity in general, so it is difficult to be so diverse for so many differing degrees of riders skills that visit with us. Unfortunately, riding that is more geared to experienced riders...More

Reviewed 25 November 2016

AVOID AT ALL COST! I tried calling earlier in the week to book. After contacting each number listed twice daily and sending an email plus the enquiry form. I finally got through on the 4th day. The woman just answered hi so i thought I...More

5  Thank MD1993
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Trying to gain your card number is quite an offensive allegation, and nothing could be further from the truth. It’s a shame that the stark reality of the urgency of caring for the dying pet of our guide did not evoke compassion from you and...More

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Our party of 4 had a most enjoyable afternoon at Megalong valley farm. We rang and booked a two hour ride only a few hours before. They were not very forthcoming about describing the ride on the phone and when we arrived we had to...More

1  Thank Blair226
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

It is lovely to hear that you all had a great time. It does take time to get the right horses for each person but the end result of a enjoyable ride was obviously worth it. You are very kind in your remarks and the...More

Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My friend and I visited Megalong Farm for a horse ride. It was such a beautiful drive there from Katoomba. We had Luke as our guide, he was very helpful with us rookies. We had a 1hr ride, which took place on the property, through...More

Thank Ljgee1
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2016

Thanks for your feedback. Yes the property is very temping to explore further, there are lots of hidden gems to discover. We look forward to catching up with you on your next visit

Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We were on holidays and thought we would take a drive to enquire about horse riding. We found this farm on trip advisor saying how good it was and we couldn't find anything about opening hours. Since we were already out driving, we thought to...More

6  Thank Lace81
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2016

Goodness me, your excursion in to the Megalong Valley was not typical of other visitors experiences. Both the businesses which you reviewed, the tea rooms and ourselves have been operating for over 25 years and both venues pride themselves on being courteous and polite. Our...More

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had a really wonderful day at Megalong Valley Farm! We went on a 2 hour ride with our guide Sam, who was just amazing. She was warm and friendly, patient and encouraging. We were lucky enough to be the only two...More

2  Thank Luisa K
Bee L, Manager at Megalong Valley Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2016

Wow- what a wrap for our gorgeous Sam. She was so thrilled to read your review. It is so nice when people take the time to express kind thoughts. It makes such a difference to young staff just entering the workforce to get encouragement such...More

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Response from Aussiemajor | Reviewed this property |
Apart from self drive or taxi I don't think there is another way. Would suggest that you phone and book a taxi because I don't think that there are that many taxis in the area
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