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Lawton Stables

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190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
+1 843-671-2586
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Pony Rides

We took our children here for pony rides. This place has some great animals to visit. The people... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chase C
via mobile
First horseback ride in 40 years!!!

I couldn't interest the others in my family to go riding so I went alone for a guided trail ride... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mimi C
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Waynesville, North Carolina
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Lawton Stables offers horseback riding, pony rides, a small animal farm and horse-themed gift store in the heart of the beautiful resort island of Hilton Head, South Carolina.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pony rides” (91 reviews)
“petting zoo” (140 reviews)
“sea pines” (49 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
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190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
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+1 843-671-2586
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"pony rides"
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"petting zoo"
in 140 reviews
"sea pines"
in 49 reviews
"beautiful horses"
in 12 reviews
"farm animals"
in 11 reviews
"trail riding"
in 5 reviews
"nature preserve"
in 16 reviews
"inexperienced riders"
in 4 reviews
"hour ride"
in 8 reviews
"nice ride"
in 7 reviews
"kids will love"
in 4 reviews
"great for kids"
in 8 reviews
"small fee"
in 4 reviews
"great activity"
in 7 reviews
"staff was very friendly"
in 7 reviews
"all ages"
in 14 reviews
"hilton head island"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our children here for pony rides. This place has some great animals to visit. The people are very nice and knowledgeable. They have a nice gift shop as well. I highly recommend.

1  Thank Chase C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn't interest the others in my family to go riding so I went alone for a guided trail ride. The facility is first class The guides were very helpful in matching people with an appropriate horse and getting us situated with stairs to mount...More

2  Thank Mimi C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently had my 4yo daughter's birthday there, but you can just walk in, no advance notice needed. Great spot for a small gathering. It is inside Sea Pines and you will need to pay the $6 gate fee, but there is no admission charge at...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came down to Hilton Head for a vacation. We used Trip Advisor to plan many of excursions, including this one. The cost was $70 pp plus an $8 transaction fee (not sure was this was for). We we joined some other...More

1  Thank Amiller1986
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

I traveled over an hour from Beaufort to take my granddaughter to this stable. You have to pay $6 to get onto the "preserve" where the stables are located. At two years old, my granddaughter had been talking about riding a pony for two days....More

Thank freebirdVT
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We booked a trail ride with another couple and arrived a little early. After signing the paperwork, we enjoyed sitting on the covered porch overlooking the smaller animals and pastures. When it was time for the ride, the friendly and expert staff spent a bit...More

3  Thank ErieRH
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Hilton Head Island isn’t very large. But like other tourist- driven areas, there is a lot more going on than you realize and a large number of these things are designed with tourists in mind. Our week- long family vacation on Hilton Head Island with...More

1  Thank Great_Beer_Now
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

One recent evening around sunset we parked the car near the stables and walked over to get a better view of the beautiful horses. As we approached the corral, we were surprised that several of the horses actually came over to the edge of the...More

Thank Jonaleen A
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Our family had an amazing experience on the trail ride! We went in the morning, so it was very comfortable. The staff pairs you with an appropriate horse, goes over commands with the reigns and off you go. We rode through the woods and by...More

1  Thank Jennifer-from-GA
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

It was a cloudy day so we took the twin grandkids to the petting zoo and for a pony ride. they LOVED it. Had a blast on the pony ride and even though only 2 yrs old they were fine on the pony. Staff was...More

Thank Mary Ann L
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Chonsie D
28 July 2017|
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Response from JPeters26 | Property representative |
Hello Chonsie, At this time we do not offer lessons, but our trail rides are very beginner friendly and great for all riding levels, even first timers.
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pamchesnut
31 December 2016|
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Response from JPeters26 | Property representative |
Unfortunately there is no beach riding on Hilton Head. We hope you visit us though! Our trails go through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve, a beautiful setting.
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Msclane
24 July 2016|
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Response from JPeters26 | Property representative |
There are 100s of wonderful places to stay on Hilton Head Island depending on your budget. An online search for Hilton Head rentals will bring up what is available. Most places rent Saturday to Saturday, or if you want to... More
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