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New York Carriage Company

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Address: Central Park, New York City, NY 11377
10:30 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 10:30 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 09:30 - 02:00

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Perfect Engagement Ride. Thank You, Ariel!

Ariel created the most perfect engagement that we will remember forever. I coordinated via phone with Ariel a few weeks prior. He listened intently to my requests for the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Savannah, Georgia

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Savannah, Georgia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ariel created the most perfect engagement that we will remember forever. I coordinated via phone with Ariel a few weeks prior. He listened intently to my requests for the ride and honored them perfectly during the ride without any reminders. These included ample pictures with both his and my cameras, our preferred pickup and dropoff locations, and the degree of... More 

Thank P2005MOmarkv
South Devon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

What a wonderful experience we had Thanks to Mario & his beautiful horse Lucky It was absolutely freezing and we'd planned a carriage ride as part of my grandaughters 30 th Birthday celebration Mario Snuggled us up in luxurious,cosy blankets and took us on a fairy tale ride we both felt like princesses He was a fountain of knowledge and... More 

Thank pollybdevon
New York City, New York
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68 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We quickly learned how passionate Ariel was as a coachman, and just as quickly it became so apparent how important it was to him that we would have a special and magical hour on our secluded and slow ride, taking in the majesty of central park and the stars of both the sky and the city. Now just a fond... More 

Thank URNYCritic
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

I proposed to my now fiance last week. I was stressing out about who to book for the proposal horse and carriage ride. I am from Alabama, and I had never been to New York so I was pretty nervous. I decided to book the ride with Ariel, and it was the best decision I made on the whole trip.... More 

Thank Dylan M
Vero Beach, Florida
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57 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Ariel was a lovely tour guide with 35 years of experience. My boyfriend and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. He was very photo gracious, knowledgeable of the city, of horses and their care and a true pleasure to meet. He even had lights on the carriage that lit up and was decorated nicely. He took good care of his horse and... More 

Thank CassidyAnne
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

The carriage ride was absolutely wonderful and the proposal was a complete surprise to me! We are from Florida, and my fiancé and Ariel had spoken for months prior to plan this. Not only did Ariel do a great job at taking pictures without me catching on, but he then took us down a gorgeous path near the lake, and... More 

1 Thank Elizabeth H
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18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

It was FRIGID COLD! But we enjoyed our ride very much. We loved hearing the history of the park--would have loved to hear even more. We enjoyed the stop where we walked under the bridge and out onto the fountain patio. Unbelievable little gem! My only complaint is that Ariel booked us at a certain time, and we didn't get... More 

Thank rmi9965
Lago Vista, Texas
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52 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very knowledgeable and entertaining driver. A nice trip around the highlights of Central Park. Helpful to book in advance during crowded times.

1 Thank centexsalesguy
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend (now fiance!) worked with Ariel to set up a carriage ride and a proposal. Ariel was AWESOME!! He was so slick when it came to taking pictures of us and took us to a beautiful spot near the lake, when my fiance got down on his knee I was not expecting it! It was the best surprise and... More 

4 Thank elzroman
Irvine, California, United States
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Surprised my girlfriend with a carriage ride in Central Park. Ariel was very helpful from the moment he called me to arrange the ride. His price was very reasonable even with the roses and chocolate. Ariel lets you enjoy the moment and does not intrude unless you ask questions. However he was very helpful in taking pictures when needed.

2 Thank Samuel H

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