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Hyde Park Stables

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Hyde Park Stables is dedicated to providing a high standard of horse riding and horse riding instruction for adults and children, from five years of age and older. Hyde Park Stables, built around 1835 is the oldest public stables in Central London...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
63 Bathurst Mews, London W2 2SB, England
+44 20 7723 2813
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s hard to decide how many points to give because the fact that Hyde Park is really beautiful is not really an accomplishment of the Stables. Anyway, I was put on a horse and the horse was put on a lead and only after some...More

2  Thank RebeccaG3440
Chandler N, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rebecca, I apologise that you feel like you didn't get the most out of your ride through Hyde Park with us, and I apologise that you feel like you were mostly ignored during your ride. Our instructors must keep all clients horses heads by...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This was a terrific experience with well behaved horses and great handlers. They can Accommodate Experienced or Novice riders with ease. During the hour long ride we enjoyed seeing the sights throughout Hyde Park and the handler said the Changing of the Guards can also...More

Thank Sunny B
Chandler N, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Good afternoon, Thank you for your lovely review! We're glad you enjoyed your ride and all the sights Hyde Park has to offer, and that Pie was a gentleman for you as well as Ivan being a gem for your riding partner. We hope you...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Enjoyed a 1 hour trail ride through Hyde Park with my daughter. The stable itself is small, but ever so quaint. The horses are in excellent shape and this is the real deal in terms of English riding. They provide boots and helmets for all...More

3  Thank stkincheloe
Chandler N, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Good morning, Thank you for this lovely review - we're very glad that you enjoyed your ride around Hyde Park with us and we hope you to see you again in your next visit to London. We're also happy that the two of you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful way to spend Easter Sunday morning, riding beautiful horses in Hyde Park. Our guides were lovely and very experienced. Our family of four, with little to no horse back riding experience, really enjoyed this experience and will never forget it. It is...More

3  Thank Jeanne R
Chandler N, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Jeanne, We're glad you all had so much fun! And that it was such lovely weather for you all as well! We hope you come back soon and look forward to having you back again. We hope you have a fantastic weekend!

Reviewed 11 January 2018

I went for a private ride a couple of weeks ago with Hyde Park Stable and had the best experience. The stable is very professionally run and the staff is very friendly and competent. If you know your hat and shoe size, fitting with their...More

2  Thank kimgcoupons
Chandler N, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hello, Thank you for your kind words and we are glad that you had such a great experience with us. We're pleased to hear that both Sam and Puzzle were a delight as well and we hope to see you again when you next come...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

My husband booked a 2 hour one to one ride as a surprise for me on our recent trip to London and it has to be one of the best things I've ever done. On arrival you are required to fill out a form and...More

1  Thank Ann W
Millie S, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Ann, I would like to thank you for your kind words, it is much appreciated. I'm thrilled you had a good time here and the weather held out for you. It was lovely to meet you and your husband, I hope you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Having recently visited i wanted to write a review about my visit. When i arrived the staff were very friendly with a warm welcome. The stables were well kept and the horses well looked after. At the beginning i was informed about the lead rope...More

1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I did the private ride at Hyde Park Stables while visiting London for my Birthday. This was the highlight of my birthday and one of the best parts of my trip. Worth the cost, but riding is expensive and its in an amazing location. I...More

1  Thank Compass737032
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend is doing semi-professional showjumping and she wanted to go riding in the Hyde Park. She ticked on the form, she had to fill out, that she is a very experienced rider. But the staff didn't even look on the form and asked her...More

1  Thank Goran P
Millie S, Front Office Manager at Hyde Park Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear Goran, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. For us, safety is of the up most importance and have to take into account that we are riding in public spaces. Due to this, we have to take into consideration any factors...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017

A ride at the stables is expensive but when considering the location and the quality of the ride it is worth it. The horses appear well cared for by a passionate group of staff. I had a private ride around Hyde Park with a lovely...More

1  Thank Paul E
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Paige M
3 May 2017|
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Response from lyco12 | Reviewed this property |
Let them know and they will be able to respond accordingly. They can keep them on lead rein and choose the right horses and the best route in the park. It's a fantastic experience to ride in Hyde Park for people of all... More
21 May 2016|
Response from Jonathan1964 |
I am not sure, it'd best to call them and speak to one of the team. Sorry JW
21 October 2015|
Response from Chandler N | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your enquiry. Initially all customers are on a lead rope in order to cross the road to enter the park. Once the customer and instructor have had a trot in order to assess the riders ability they will... More