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The Dunes Riding and Racing Stables

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Noordhoek, South Africa
+27 21 789 1723
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Amazing ride. Lovey horses and great views Highly recommend.

Fantastic ride with Milton on the beach. Views were amazing with white sand and unbelievably blue... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
david s
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice evening riding a horse

The place looks professional. The owner is very nice and friendly. He has a lot of horses, ponies... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Nichanant C
via mobile
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Noordhoek, South Africa
+27 21 789 1723
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic ride with Milton on the beach. Views were amazing with white sand and unbelievably blue sea. Owner Mike was really friendly and helpful. Milton took us on the ride and was great. Would highly recommend.

Thank david s
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The place looks professional. The owner is very nice and friendly. He has a lot of horses, ponies, and 25 racing horses. We took 1.30h for beach rides. Had an amazing time knowing things about horses and spectacular view. Newton was a leader and very...More

Thank Nichanant C
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much for the most amazing beach ride ever! Such beautiful horses, well looked after and great to ride. The location simply couldn't get any better!! The guides were super and gave us a chance to trot and canter. I didn't have to...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Our daughter loved the ride on the stunning Nordhoek Beach. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Beautiful horses! A great experience!

Thank fia240
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The Dunes Racing Stables I couldn't resist booking a ride on this fantastic and long beach. The rides horses are all retired race horses, so believe me, these are not dobbins! We walk/jog/trot for approximately 1 hour 20 minutes down the beach, occasional splashes in...More

Thank daniYork
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I cannot believe how affordable this experience was! It costs way more to ride here in Florida at a regular place, forget riding on the beach! We rode at the end of the day to see the sunset on the beach. Once in a lifetime...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This was an absolutely beautiful experience! Very helpful staff. We weren't told to wear long pants prior to arriving but that was not a problem as a long pants and even a jacket was provided for my girlfriend. It's a 1.5 hour ride along a...More

Thank Shaylan P
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I did this magnificent hour and a half beach ride today with my daughter (she is a novice, inexperienced, nervous rider). I am an experienced rider, and although I didn't tell the owners/guides that, they quickly picked it up and gave me the perfect horse:...More

Thank Jenny664
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a very last minute ride on the beach during our family holiday. We had beginner rider and two experienced riders and Mike arranged horses appropriate with our standards. I had a retired racehorse, Asterix, a lovely ride, comfy and responsive but...More

Thank Kazlawson
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I've been riding at The Dunes stables for years and I can understand many of the comments about it being a bit slack. Mike the owner and racing trainer is the most laid back dude and his stables reflects his personality! Yeah you can ride...More

Thank Safaritart
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17 January 2015|
Response from Safaritart | Reviewed this property |
Hi Leanne,for safety sake, horse rides always have to go at the pace of the weakest rider. Your daughter will be fine but if you try and canter off her horse will follow and she may fall off! At the end of the ride you could... More