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Cairnhouse Riding Centre

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Address: Cairn House Cairn House On THE WEST COAST OF ISLE, Blackwaterfoot KA27 8EU, Scotland
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Best Beach Ride I've Ever Had!

Dan and I booked a 1 hour trek last minute in the morning and went on the trek in the afternoon. We both had an amazing experience and the scenery was breathtaking. The owner was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
sarah1599512
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Flintshire, United Kingdom
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Flintshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Dan and I booked a 1 hour trek last minute in the morning and went on the trek in the afternoon. We both had an amazing experience and the scenery was breathtaking. The owner was very welcoming and friendly. The ponies were well cared for and were lovely to ride. I can't recommend Cairnhouse stables enough! We will definitely book... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Highly recommend to anyone visiting Arran, for unexperienced or experienced riders, super ponies and horses, well cared for, their welfare is priority. Great selection of boots and hats for riders, Dawn the owner has years of experience and makes you feel welcome and safe throughout . Whether you have a trek, hack or a lesson , you can't fail to... More 

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Thank idonnachie
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Booked very last minute with the very accommodating Dawn. My friend and I had absolutely no experience and were a bit nervous about trying it for the first time - particularly in the middle of winter. Dawn and Daisy were an absolute delight from the moment we arrived. We were immediately put at ease and thoroughly enjoyed both the ride... More 

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2 Thank cfburns
Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Emailed Dawn on the Sunday for a beach hack on the Monday. Speedy email response, great service, lovely wee horse and stables only five minutes from the beach which is extensive. The hack was fab with a canter along the sand and then paddling in the sea - this was November!! I will definitely be back.

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3 Thank Larkhall
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic trek with the kids & owner Dawn. Learned lots about the horses & helpful hints and tips for us beginners. Beautiful on the beach such a clear day could see Ireland!! Will be back next year....hopefully fit in a lesson Thanks Dawn! Great day

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1 Thank AudreyWalton
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We took my dad for his 70th birthday. Dawn who ran the stables was great and communicated very well about the booking. The trek was perfect and the staff at the stables were friendly and chatty. Definitely recommend this if you visit Arran.

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1 Thank NJS76
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

A wonderful riding centre from which to explore the beautiful Arran countryside and in my case fulfil a life long dream of cantering on the beach, made ever more special by being able to ride a native breed. The riding centre is a well run by Dawn, who is friendly and professional. As none of my family ride I booked... More 

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1 Thank KAJ2013
Shilbottle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

I would highly recommend a ride along the beach at Blackwaterfoot, Dawn is extremely safety and horse/rider welfare, thoroughly enjoyable

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1 Thank Linda B
UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Another trip to Blackwaterfoot - no riding was planned but the disappointed look on our daughter's face reminded us what was wanted. Dawn fitted us in and the ride along the beach was a big hit.

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1 Thank Blinkbonnies
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Had a wonderful ride on the beach on Katie a delightful Highland pony. Highly recommended. Can only imagine the negative reviews posted are from very inexperienced riders. Owner is caring and very concerned for animals well being and rider safety.

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