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Lawton Stables

#23 of 144 Outdoor Activities in Hilton Head Features Animals
190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
+1 843-671-2586
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Peaceful trail ride

Our family had an amazing experience on the trail ride! We went in the morning, so it was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
great for kids

It was a cloudy day so we took the twin grandkids to the petting zoo and for a pony ride. they... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mary Ann L
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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” (88 reviews)
“petting zoo” (138 reviews)
“sea pines” (47 reviews)
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190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
+1 843-671-2586
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Jennifer-from-GA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Younger children will enjoy the pony rides as well as the variety of animals, lamas pigs, goats,and horses. Some can be petted. It an attraction for all. Worth the trip to Sea Pines.

Thank E D
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The trail ride itself was nice, but Cheryl (our tour guide) turned a good experience into a great one. For an hour she talked about the history of the island, the plants and told us stories only a local would know. My 9 and 11...More

Thank zupiezales
Reviewed 28 June 2017

What a great way to spend time with the younger ones in the family. The petting area has farm animals the kids dont see often and the pony rides kept everyone happy. There is a nice place to sit and wait while the kids ride....More

Thank 242janelee
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Last year other family members took the trail ride and loved it so this year I decided to go too. It is a pretty trail ride through the woods and around a small lake. The horses were well behaved and the personell were very friendly...More

Thank Donna J
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Very sweet staff and animals on the grounds. Well maintained stables. The gift shop was quaint and had cool little items for purchase. Bathrooms were clean. Would highly recommend!

Thank Jordan E
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Fun and relaxing trail ride through the Nature Preserve. The guide gave lots of information about the island that we had never heard before. Saw some wildlife and enjoyed the ride. For one in our party, it was their first horseback ride so it was...More

Thank hollyrey
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Went to see ponies and other animals. Ponie rides cost $10 togo around two times, you must be 7 and under. They do offer horse back riding for 8 and over but we didn't do that. They had a couple of goat , pigs, cow...More

Thank skgiguere
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I took my five and (almost) eight year old to Lawton Stables. Really great place with friendly animals and beautiful grounds. My kids took a pony ride (must be seven or under and weigh 55 or less pounds) for $10 each. The ride only lasted...More

Thank Mindy720
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31 December 2016|
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Response from jpeters3 | 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.
24 July 2016|
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Response from jpeters3 | 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