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Cornish Riding Holidays

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Residential riding holiday for our teenage daughter

Our daughter really enjoyed her week at Wheal Buller. She particularly loved being responsible for... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
AlexandDel
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Poole, United Kingdom
Amazing two hour hack

Laura took myself and my daughter out on a 2 hour hack and it was well organised from the start to... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
jhuntley888
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Devon, United Kingdom
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Riding Lessons, in dressage, side saddle, showjumping and cross country.Hacking around Carn Brea Castle and along the World Heritage Site of the Mineral Tramways.Riding Holidays for unaccompanied children and families during school holidays and...more
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Wheal Buller Riding School Buller Hill | Buller Hill, Redruth TR16 6SS, England
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Our daughter really enjoyed her week at Wheal Buller. She particularly loved being responsible for ‘her’ horse for the week, bringing him in from the field each morning, feeding, grooming, mucking out and tacking up, and learnt a lot about basic care. The packed programme...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review it is very much appreciated. The swimming with the ponies is the highlight for most adults and children, the accommodation is fairly new as we decided rather than have the children living in the house as we had for the...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018

Laura took myself and my daughter out on a 2 hour hack and it was well organised from the start to the end and karen was very helpful when my husband organised this for us both on the phone. Best riding school yet

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much for your brilliant review, look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Seven of us stayed here for a weekend of riding and had a lovely time. On arrival, we were warmly welcomed and asked if we wanted to try side saddle, western and bareback riding as we had time before our assessment and day ride. This...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review I will pass on your comments to my staff, which will be very much appreciated. I was very surprised that you felt Kayleigh didn’t know the way and lacked experience. We sent Kayleigh with you on the day ride...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

I visited the stables over the Easter weekend and had a private first ever side saddle lesson and a five hour day ride. I am an experienced rider. I enjoyed the side saddle experience and was made to feel very comfortable given I had never...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you, it was lovely meeting you. Hope to see you again next time you are down.

Reviewed 25 March 2018

My granddaughter, 7, and myself, 52 and not ridden for 30 years, decided to have a riding lesson here. We were warmly met and questioned thoroughly about our ability. We filled in the relevant paperwork- nothing i have ever had to do at a stable...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you so much for your response, I am glad your experience was such a positive one. I will pass on to the staff what you have said. Hope to see you again. Best wishes.

Reviewed 17 March 2018

I'm still living off the memories of a wonderful 3-day riding holiday in January. The horses were so happy, healthy and interested in life, and the staff were all friendly, accommodating, patient (I was very rusty) and fun. I couldn't stop smiling. I've never had...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review. Josephine is is very happy and sends her love. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 1 March 2018

We went here for a holiday hack, on the phone I made it clear that most of our party were non-riders. However when we turned up we were only given one leader between two horses. The girls taking us out were young and when it...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

I am so sorry to hear you did not enjoy your hack, this as you can see from previous reviews is very unusual and I wished you had expressed your disappointment and concerns at the time then hopefully we could have rectified the matter. Please...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Organising a hack with this business took so much hard work I felt like I was doing THEM a favour. I called, speaking to a girl who seemed she had no clue what she was talking about. I emailed confirming I had a booking as...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

You contacted me on the Thursday by email, I replied to all 3 emails on that day, the reason I asked for your weights etc., was because it was evening, I don't live at the yard so I didn't have the diary in front of...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

My daughter stayed here for one week in October and thoroughly enjoyed herself, lots of adventures and new things to try out, especially taking the horses swimming and riding along the beach.

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback, the girls were lovely and we had a great week. Look forward to seeing them again.

Reviewed 28 August 2017

Excellent experience, three of our party went on a hack on very well behaved horses that were allocated according to experience. It was so good we returned the following day for a private lesson that proved to be equally fantastic with a really positive and...More

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janetalison, Owner at Cornish Riding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2017

Sorry, Trip Advisor are no longer notifying me when a review is posted, so I was unaware of your review and that is why I have taken so long to reply. Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write this review it is...More

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AngieGem
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Response from janetalison | Property representative |
We no longer provide accommodation for adults for children it is 4 to a room with en -suite facilities. Aults stay mat local B&B's and cottages all within easy walking distance.
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