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Hog Hollow Horse Trails

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Askop Road | The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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Best horse riding in western cape

Paul and collings were great. From the welcome. To the clean tidy premises. Well trained horses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul W
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Good day out

We are a large group with very young kids so we agreed to hire the carriage for the complete group... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy B
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Experience the Tsitsikamma and diverse activities on horseback. Magnificent views over mountains, forest and ocean while riding among wildlife, through grassy fields, indigenous fynbos, local vineyards and old woodcutters trails to attractions in the area. Our horses are chosen for their gentle temperaments, the are well trained and cared for and suitable for all level of riders. Experienced guides will take you on a 1 hr Meadow Trail, 2 hr Forest Trail, half or full day Cruise the Crags Trail to Animal Sanctuaries and Eco Adventures in the area or a full day Crags Winelands Trail visiting award winning local Wine Estates. Booking is essential.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Askop Road | The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paul and collings were great. From the welcome. To the clean tidy premises. Well trained horses and pre ride video . It was very professional and well run . Nothing at fault . Will definately be backMore

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi paul thanks so much for your greqt review!! It is so rewarding to get this type of acknowledgement and Our team is so thrilled to have happy guests who recognise that weare doing a great job. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a large group with very young kids so we agreed to hire the carriage for the complete group - 3 families. We went on a short 20 min trip from one wine farm to the next where we had a brief tasting and...More

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Andy Thank you for your great review of our horse drawn carriage trail. So glad to hear all members of your family enjoyed their trail with us. Many thanks Debbie

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am able to ride and was therefore pleased to be separated from the beginners and have plenty of canters. the horses were all in excellent condition and well schooled.The school is run well with hats and chaps available to riders. our guide Colins was...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Very impressed with this tour. As an exerienced rider I was impressed to see that we were provided with chaps guides were knowledgeable, buy also offered a trot/ canter if you wanted to. My partner who was a novice was equally catered for and was...More

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks for reviewing our trails Louise.. such a wonderful acknowledgement for the great work that our guides do in endeavouring to provide a safe and fun ride for all level of riders. Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. We really appreciate...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

If you’re looking for a good place for horseback riding this is it. Grate well trained horses with excellent guides who did everything to make our ride enjoyable! The trail is grate and we had a wonderful time

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our trails. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your ride and hope to welcome you back again one day!! Kind regards Debbie

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Great half day ride with Collings from Hog Hollow Stables. Horses were very well behaved, but proper horses - not follow the leader. Collings was fantastic - we went to the Kurland Hotel and met non-riders there for a picnic lunch, then rode back to...More

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you for your great review of our trails!!! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your ride with Collings and that you were happy with the pace and format of the ride, being a family of mixed abilities and ages. We do try...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

The trail is along the N2 and not very peaceful. Good for beginners and family with small children. Not good when we are experienced riders but have to stay at the back of the line with a beginner in front, being led by a guide...More

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hello Candice Thank you for taking the time to do a review of our trails. So sorry to hear that you didnt enjoy your trail with us. We do aim to cater for all level of riders on a trail if safe to do so...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We loved our experience at Hog Hollow, and booked rides on 4 different days. The horses are well cared for, the guides are INCREDIBLY helpful, friendly and competent, and the whole experience was very professional. Highly recommend!More

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hello Zita Thank you for taking the time to do a review of your experience with us. It means the world to our team to receive such positive words about what we do at Hog Hollow horse Trails!! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Great day out!horses were super and in great condition. Our guide William was so lovely-very happy and helpful and good fun! He brought us to a lovely vineyard in the region and didn't rush us at all. I would highly recommended Hogs Hollow-lovely scenic trail...More

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for your great review of our wine trail and William your guide. William is thrilled that you enjoyed your ride with him and all of us at Hog Hollow Horse Trails look forward to welcoming you back again one day. Kind regards Debbie

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

My daughter and I went on a 2 hour ride and we both loved it! There is something for every rider! I would recommend this and plan to try the horseback and wine tour when we are in Plett next year!More

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DebbieFermor, Owner at Hog Hollow Horse Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our trails! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your ride with your daughter and look forward to welcoming you back for our half day wine trail or picnic trail when next you are in Plett! All...More

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Elise D
27 February 2016|
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Response from DebbieFermor | Property representative |
Hello Elise and thank you for your enquiry. Your son could definitely enjoy one of our one hour pony rides. We have lots of little children coming to ride with us and have a dear little pony called Benny who ensures they... More
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