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Kensington Stables in Brooklyn

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51 Caton Place, New York City, NY 11218-1849
+1 718-972-4588
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Trail ride through Prospect Park

I visited Kensington Stables for a trail ride. I have never ridden a horse before and found this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

THIS PLACE IS AWFUL!!!! I took my daughter there last year for day camp... The people were awful to... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
New York City, New York
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2 weeks ago
“Trail ride through Prospect Park”
25 Jul 2017
51 Caton Place, New York City, NY 11218-1849
+1 718-972-4588
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Kensington Stables for a trail ride. I have never ridden a horse before and found this experience to be very helpful. The staff was friendly and accommodated my lack of experience. The trail went through Prospect Park and lasted about an hour.

Thank Ilovecows16
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

THIS PLACE IS AWFUL!!!! I took my daughter there last year for day camp... The people were awful to her they yelled at her and screamed at her, they yelled and screamed at me too. I stayed because i wanted to see how the day...More

Thank Dove1221
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Went as a couple on a horseback ride through prospect park. It was an enjoyable outdoor activity! The scenery was magnificent and the horses well trained and accustomed to urban novices! Not scary at all! Helpful and friendly staff made our tour enjoyable.

Thank mom4boyz
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Really a treasure to have a stable in the city! Great place to take a trail ride if you've never ridden and perfect for beginner lessons too! Very inexpensive. I've been riding here for years. As of most recently I've been working on my canter...More

Thank TravelUsername
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

As a Brooklyn resident, I was surprised to find out that there is a stable a couple of blocks away from our house. I asked around and heard that the place is horrible, but since our trainer was away for two weeks (both my daughter...More

1  Thank Maryam G
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This place is a hidden gem, an old time escape from the hustle of Brooklyn. The stable is tucked away a few blocks back from Prospect Park. We booked over the phone and arrived to be fitted with our riding helmet and to meet our...More

Thank Kumbarilla
Reviewed 29 August 2015

The man who was on duty when I contacted this stable was so rude that I decided against trying to ride there. I would not recommend contacting this place if you want to be treated with respect. After reading earlier reviews about people falling off...More

1  Thank CityGal48
Reviewed 10 December 2014

I was riding horses since I was yrs old this stable is the best, I went to school with the owner's son His father used to say I would get on any kind of horse One of my neighbors takes his daughter there for lessons

Thank ahenson2014
Reviewed 6 November 2014

I came across a review called "No Control" by Billyjoe0820 and it jogged my memory that I had been to this stable in September 2007 for a birthday treat to myself. I was shocked to see that SEVEN YEARS LATER this stable was still chaotic....More

3  Thank MrsEnoxRios
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Do not go to this place. The horses completely out-of-control my horse got so out of control I was just thrown off onto the ground!! Older gentleman that was leading had to call stable and scream for them to send help.. My six-year-old daughter was...More

4  Thank Billyjoe0820
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