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Lawton Stables

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We took a 1 hour trail ride. The guides took us through some beautiful un-developed areas of Sea... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
JLenox225
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Interesting alternative HH Activity

We were looking for something interesting and different to do, and a one hour trail ride in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jim A
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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.
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190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took a 1 hour trail ride. The guides took us through some beautiful un-developed areas of Sea Pines. It was a peaceful way to spend the morning. The guides were very informative about the areas we rode through. The horses were very well behaved,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for something interesting and different to do, and a one hour trail ride in the forest preserve was a great choice. I hadn't been horseback riding in 20+ years, and this was a low stress way to try again. We took a...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After entering Sea Pines, we stopped at the Lawton Stables for the pony rides and the petting zoo. After petting and feeding the llamas, pigs, donkeys, Shetland ponies, chickens and cows, the two children moved to the pony ride area which was a 200 foot...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Take a scale with you on vacation because you will need it if you want to ride their horses! Weigh yourself before you book. If your a pound over their limit they wont let you ride there horses. Im 6'4 250 Athletic guy, not nearly...More

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Amy H, Manager at Lawton Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

We greatly apologize for the disappointment you experienced at our farm. It is never our intention for any of our valued customers to be anything but happy. Our 240lb weight max is set for the safety of our horses and customers and we have about...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The trail ride was some of the most fun I’ve ever had. My sister and I went for the 7:30 ride and it was so lovely! We were on two horses, mine was named Daisy and hers was named Cinnamon. They were such strong and...More

Thank meredithmuschweck
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We have been coming to Lawton Stables for 6 years. This was the first year that our kids were old enough for the trail rides; they did the pony rides before. They wanted my husband and me to ride too so we all went out...More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We had booked the trail ride for our 8 & 9 y.o. grand children. At the last minute our granddaughter said she was afraid of the horse. My grandson and I went on the ride while my wife stayed behind with our granddaughter. She indicated...More

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with our 2 daughters, ages 9 and 10. The ride is the right length and all staff were helpful with pre-ride details. Our ride leader, Cheryl, was very informative and knowledgeable about island history as well as instructive on horse...More

Thank catolaura
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This was a great quick activity for my young children. The petting zoo area has several animals to see and pet. You can buy food to feed them. The pony rides are for kids 7 and under. They walk around the petting zoo area twice....More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We visit any time we are on HHI. My children love the petting zoo. Be sure to bring carrots to feed the horses!!

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Jennifer L
4 September 2018|
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Response from HHStables | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer! Unfortunately our age minimum is set by our insurance company so we do not have any wiggle room there. I'm so sorry we don't have an option for your daughter as it sounds like she would really enjoy our rides. I... More
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Chonsie D
28 July 2017|
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Response from Jon P | 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 Jon P | 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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