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Gwydyr Stables

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Ty Coch | Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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Hit and miss - and hit mostly for the awesome location

We had an afternoon hack which we had booked as a couple which turned out to be a party of six (our... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Not the easiest of places to find but well worth the trip, my two teenage grandchildren had not... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Ty Coch | Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had an afternoon hack which we had booked as a couple which turned out to be a party of six (our guide had not bothered to turn up!). Not great - we are experienced riders and the others in the group were beginners so...More

Thank Martymusmaximus
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Not the easiest of places to find but well worth the trip, my two teenage grandchildren had not been horse riding before and my granddaughter was rather nervous, Alana was absolutely wonderful and so patient with us which made our afternoon very enjoyable. Would definitely...More

Thank Wander22
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I booked in the B&B for 2 nights. The bedroom was lovely comfortable and clean, breakfast was filling with pastry's yoghurt a cereals and a full freshly cooked full English breakfast at hand. Not being a big lover of fried eggs I asked for poached.....I...More

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Very welcoming and relaxing experience especially as haven't been near a horse for 30 years. Lovely family Sunday morning spent riding.

1  Thank Mabesbo
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Just got home from a 3 day stay at Gwydir stables having stayed for a few days last summer and I'm looking for a return date already! The staff are all amazing, going out of their way to make me feel welcome and make sure...More

3  Thank KarenForrest
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had one of the best treks any one could wish for!! Beautiful scenery fantastic staff amd amazing horses. After reading about the horses turning back etc etc in a previous post I can only imagine they weren't at the same trekking centre as I went...More

2  Thank Dan I
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Terrible stable, old, dirty and smelly. Old dirty horses not even looked after properly. The 3 hours ride which should have been a half day riding up in the mountains turned up to be a 3 long hours sitting in some horses which only wanted...More

Thank Italy_Portugal_Uk
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We didn't book and just came there to ride and paid in cash. It's ok. But calling in advance to ask if it's available is better. We took an hour ride and a guide had been with us for the whole time. Your guide would...More

1  Thank Dee Y
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went on the pub ride Easter weekend and all loved it...the staff were all really friendly and helpful as we were given our horses for the day...we had Connie, Amran and calypso and all of them fab ponies, it was refreshing as experienced riders...More

1  Thank AVP87
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I came with 2 friends of mine and we hadn't ridden in years so we were a little nervous to begin with. The staff we spoke to on arrival were lovely and very welcoming, the guide who took us out was very reasurring and helpful...More

1  Thank SteveJackons
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