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Kensington Stables in Brooklyn

#117 of 171 Outdoor Activities in New York City Features Animals
51 Caton Place, New York City, NY 11218-1849
+1 718-972-4588
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An experience!

Went as a couple on a horseback ride through prospect park. It was an enjoyable outdoor activity... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Great Place For Locals Or Tourists To Ride!

Really a treasure to have a stable in the city! Great place to take a trail ride if you've never... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
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3 days ago
“An experience!”
27 Dec 2016
“Great Place For Locals Or Tourists To Ride!”
51 Caton Place, New York City, NY 11218-1849
+1 718-972-4588
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went as a couple on a horseback ride through prospect park. It was an enjoyable outdoor activity! The scenery was magnificent and the horses well trained and accustomed to urban novices! Not scary at all! Helpful and friendly staff made our tour enjoyable.

Thank mom4boyz
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Really a treasure to have a stable in the city! Great place to take a trail ride if you've never ridden and perfect for beginner lessons too! Very inexpensive. I've been riding here for years. As of most recently I've been working on my canter...More

Thank TravelUsername
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

As a Brooklyn resident, I was surprised to find out that there is a stable a couple of blocks away from our house. I asked around and heard that the place is horrible, but since our trainer was away for two weeks (both my daughter...More

Thank Maryam G
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This place is a hidden gem, an old time escape from the hustle of Brooklyn. The stable is tucked away a few blocks back from Prospect Park. We booked over the phone and arrived to be fitted with our riding helmet and to meet our...More

Thank Kumbarilla
Reviewed 28 August 2015

The man who was on duty when I contacted this stable was so rude that I decided against trying to ride there. I would not recommend contacting this place if you want to be treated with respect. After reading earlier reviews about people falling off...More

Thank CityGal48
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I was riding horses since I was yrs old this stable is the best, I went to school with the owner's son His father used to say I would get on any kind of horse One of my neighbors takes his daughter there for lessons

Thank ahenson2014
Reviewed 6 November 2014

I came across a review called "No Control" by Billyjoe0820 and it jogged my memory that I had been to this stable in September 2007 for a birthday treat to myself. I was shocked to see that SEVEN YEARS LATER this stable was still chaotic....More

2  Thank MrsEnoxRios
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Do not go to this place. The horses completely out-of-control my horse got so out of control I was just thrown off onto the ground!! Older gentleman that was leading had to call stable and scream for them to send help.. My six-year-old daughter was...More

4  Thank Billyjoe0820
Reviewed 27 March 2012

I ride western every summer, I would say i'm fairly experienced. i chose kensington stables because they offer western riding, which is hard to find in the city. when i called to make an appointment the man on the phone was VERY rude, but i...More

4  Thank Anne D
Reviewed 23 September 2011

In case you're pressed for time, I'll give the summary first: a) I hope stable manager, Sam Sam, is good with horses. She certainly doesn't seem good with people. b) Kensington Stable's phone service representative was apparently not knowledgeable of the business's practices, as what...More

5  Thank kaliband
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