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Polo Elite

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Address: Viamonte St. 1549, Buenos Aires C1055ABC, Argentina
Phone Number:
+54 9 11 3623-0329
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Watch and play polo in BA is a MUST! This city is the cradle of this...

Watch and play polo in BA is a MUST! This city is the cradle of this awesome sport. We offer group and individual polo lessons all year round. Prior horseback riding skills are NOT required. We provide horses and instruction to riders of all levels. During the autumn and spring seasons we go to watch the best polo cups at the most exclusive clubs.

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Polo Lessons from Buenos Aires
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Polo Elite Buenos Aires

The highlight of my trip to South America!! What a wonderful experience!!! I cannot rate this highly enough! If you love riding and have always wanted to try your hand at... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The highlight of my trip to South America!! What a wonderful experience!!! I cannot rate this highly enough! If you love riding and have always wanted to try your hand at playing polo you could no better! Fernando was a brilliant instructor, patient and understanding but also gave us a background of the game of polo and its place in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just came back from paradise after a training with Fernando to discover this beautiful sport with my husband. Fernando is a pro player who has talent and knows how to share his passion with his guests. He is really willing to make you happy during the whole session. He is very patient, a very good teacher and have really well... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first polo class and it was an incredibly enjoyable experience. I hadn't ridden for years but Fernando was very patient, calm, and explained technique quite well. The horses are all well trained and quite gentle. We practiced general horse riding skills for a while then shifted to polo basics - they day culminated in a 2 v.... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole experience for my family back in December (husband and 2 teenagers girl and boy) was amazing. Fernando, the instructor is fantastic. He is knowledgeable, a very experienced rider and instructor. He made it possible for my son and husband, who are neophytes to riding to enjoy and learn how to play polo in a few hours. As well... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the absolute pleasure of meeting Fernando our expert professional polo guide. We were picked up from our hotel on time and driven about 50 mins to the ranch where our polo horses were saddled ready and waiting. Fernando assisted with making sure we were comfortable on the horse before beginning with our polo instruction. As a professional international... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really great time! Fernando picked us up and after a 45 minute drive we almost immediately sat on the horse. As we both already had some horse riding experience but had never played polo we got some instructions while warming up and after half an hour we started practicing with a mallet and ball. What an experience!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I only wish I'd prepared better in advance and scheduled more than one day of lessons. I won't make the same mistake again - definitely headed back again, and this time for more days! I've got over 30 years of experience riding/teaching, but this was new to me and I'm hooked. For those of you who haven't ridden before, don't... More 

Thank bonviv89
Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I can't say enough good things about Fernando and how fun our experience was learning polo. For me, it was my first time on a horse. Fernando walked through the basics in a very clear and concise way, riding along side each of us until we were comfortable going it alone. Once you get the mallet in your hand and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This was my first time taken polo and horseback riding lessons. Fernando was great, professional and very patient. He really made this experience fun and unforgettable. His kind personality, horseback riding skills and tremendous hospitality made my time in Buenos Aires memorable. Can't wait for next year!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Elite Polo is the best. Fernando keeps perfecting the art of delivering best sport and entertainment package in Argentina. When I first met Fernando in 2013, I commented about him as the most professional polo instructor and travel organizer I have met in Argentina. After many happy returns to Elite Polo,l have concluded without doubt that Elite Polo is the... More 

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