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Albufeira Riding Centre

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Opens in 2 min: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Lovely! Try it :)

Went with a couple of friends who hadn’t ridden before. It was well paced with calm horses, good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Absolutely beautiful school friendly and fun.

We went on a fly holiday and I really wanted to horse ride. I wasn't disappointed, the horses were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Albufeira Riding Centre is a equestrian centre offering beautiful treks through the local countryside on our well mannered horses. Lessons and Pony Club activities also offered throughout the year.
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The Stables 151H | Vale Navio, Albufeira 8200-393, Portugal
+351 961 269 526
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just wanted to get in the saddle and enjoy the views. It has been many years so a little nervous. Perfect. Felt really confident. Saw great local scenery. Staff very friendly and horses lovely.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a couple of friends who hadn’t ridden before. It was well paced with calm horses, good conversation as we were walking around. Took time to ensure hats fit correctly etc. Would highly recommend and would have gone again for a longer ride had...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did feel a little confused when we first arrived at the riding centre, it is not obvious where we needed to go and when we were asked, we were directed to the yard, the young girl in the yard preparing the horses just asked...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a fly holiday and I really wanted to horse ride. I wasn't disappointed, the horses were beautiful, so well loved and cherished. The girls were sooo lovely and nothing was too much trouble. They were all incredibly competent and I could see...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a good place! We went there three times we liked it so much! The staff are really friendly and really make an effort so that you enjoy your experience. The horses are beautiful and clearly very well looked after. It doesn’t matter if you...More

Thank 1Beth2
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This was great! My husband and teenage boys had never ridden before so were a little worried. They needn’t have been as Sarah and Jodie who took us out were great with all of us, as were the other girls in the yard. The horses...More

1  Thank edward P
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My two daughters and myself went for an early morning ride under the supervision of Sarah, who was brilliant. The countryside ride was excellent, nice and varied, and took into account our limited experience. The staff and facilities at this riding centre are very professional...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Such a fantastic surprise to find this Centre on our doorstep. The staff were great and took into consideration our needs. Lovely horses and stunning countryside to explore. I will be back.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing ride with Sarah and Hannah the other day. It was lovely seeing the views and all the countryside, the people were lovely and Tim was wonderful.

Thank KezzaPiri
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We had a visit here this morning & really enjoyed it. We were led by Sarah who couldn’t have been nicer, she made us feel relaxed and was a great guide to have. The horses all looked in tip top condition, and loads of younger...More

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10 May 2018|
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Response from lizardinc | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely all the horses are well behaved with good temperament
fidelma B
29 April 2018|
Response from IrelandShanal | Reviewed this property |
No they seem to cater for every type of rider
3 March 2018|
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Response from ARC-Albufeira-Riding | Property representative |
Hi Paige, thank you for your question. We most definitely take experienced riders out and we have some lovely sand tracks and fields for a good canter. Our beach rides are available November - March however we do have a 3 hr... More