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Amarillis Stable

#2 of 14 things to do in Stalis Features Animals
Leoforos Eirinis 26, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 698 032 8068
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Couldn't stop smiling!

I booked a 1.5hour ride that started at 4.15pm. Nikolas had lovely, well cared for Cretan horses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Everest 2016

We visited this stable with our 6 yrs daughter who wanted just to have a small ride. Two very kind... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
Елена А
Podolsk, Russia
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Leoforos Eirinis 26, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 698 032 8068
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a 1.5hour ride that started at 4.15pm. Nikolas had lovely, well cared for Cretan horses that were suitable for both beginners and advanced riders. There were 6 of us in the party, mixed abilities. We rode for around 45 mins through the village...More

Thank Merchycoed
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We visited this stable with our 6 yrs daughter who wanted just to have a small ride. Two very kind young ladies and the owner let her have a ride and shown all the horses though it was already late in the evening. The girl...More

Thank Елена А
Reviewed 11 October 2016

this was the second time that we have been and again found it pleasurable and enjoyable my wife and I made part of our holiday to do and as we are going back again next year will do it again all in all a good...More

2  Thank steve r
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We stayed in Hersonisos but Nikolas came to our hotel to pick us up for our horse riding evening. He obviously cares greatly about the Crete culture and his horses. He has horses for different abilities so we were slow and steady most of the...More

Thank mumbly
Reviewed 30 August 2016

My wife and daughter went on this ride in the evening. My daughter rides weekly but my wife has ridden maybe five times in her life. Both of them loved it, my wife said it was very easy and the horses were well trained. They...More

2  Thank praguepivo
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Nikolas picked us up from our hotel and knew straight away we were going to have a good time ... although we has never been on a horse before... we booked the evening 2 hour tour and throughout that time we felt safe and relaxed...More

1  Thank mandyrose1960
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We went on the 2 hour ride with Nikolas picking us up from our hotel and driving us to the stables. There was another couple there and it took an hour to give us our beginners lesson and get us up on our horses and...More

1  Thank Lankylass2013
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Had a fabulous few hours horse riding through Stalis with Nickolas from Amarillis Stables. The kids loved it, as they are 11 and 13 they were led by Nickolas. We had a very relaxing time, riding down from the stables, through the town and on...More

2  Thank SuseOC
Reviewed 25 July 2016

My 15 year old daughter who is an experienced rider went out with Nikolas on the longer trek and loved it. It was just her and he took a picnic and water so she was well looked after. Nikolas also got some great photos for...More

1  Thank Babsy53
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

If you are worried about horses running off because you are not experienced enough, then here you will be able to relax and enjoy the ride. You feel absolutely safe. The guide is also experienced with people and very sociable. A trip you will not...More

1  Thank Agnes B
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Erin P
Hi how do you book in advance? I'm going to Stalis on the 20th of June and have tried emailing but had no response yet? 😊
11 June 2017|
Response from Babsy53 | Reviewed this property |
probably best to call when you arrive in Crete, I got an email after my first enquiry about a week later but nothing after that. Don't think wifi very good. My daughter still raves about the fabulous trip so worth... More
karen a
hi I'm thinking of going horse riding when I visit crete do you get lessons before as I havnt been on a horse for years x
7 May 2017|
Response from Nikos S |
Hi,thank you contact.I think is not difficult to ride a cretan horse because of his steps.Horse move legs side by side like camels so balance is easier. Regards Nikolas
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Katie S
Hi, how do I book this? Is there a website I can look at? Thanks
4 May 2017|
Response from Nikos S |
Hi,you can see more details Amarillis stable in Stalida. Regards Nikolas
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