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Just 10 km outside Jeffreys Bay and 70 km from Port Elizabeth, between the Gamtoos and Kabeljous rivers, lies the farm Papiesfontein. Here, on this special piece of land, the unique combination of bush, river and beach come together to offer you an...more
R 102 out of Jeffrey's Bay, Jeffreys Bay 6630, South Africa
During a recent visit to JBay, my friends and I had booked a ride at Papiesfontein for the last day of our holiday. This ride has been a bucket list item for some time and would be the highlight of our stay in Jeffreys.
We travelled the eastern cape a few years ago and I was lucky enough to go on a ride here. I had to go back a second time. The horses are trained beautifully, the area is kept very clean (never felt like a "farm") The...More
Wow wow wow..
I booked this for my husband and I to do over the long weekend. I ride horses often, and know how to ride, my husband doesn't ride horses.
We arrived at the horse trail,we got our riding helmets, the horses were being...More
My first horse riding experience and hopefully not my last. Jan,our expert horse rider of a tour guide, was patient and very friendly. The tour consisted of two hours of strolling and galloping first amongst the fynbos then along the beach between the surf. A...More
As beautiful as it was, as someone who has never ridden a horse before, I did not enjoy it. It was all good until we reached the beach where they made the horses run at the speed of light across the beach and in the...More
The ride was really fun! We were galloping on the beach for most of the time, the horses are nice and they had professional equipment. The horses were really used to the route so they knew where to go and they just automatically copied what...More
I've done this 5 times now and every year it's been amazing to do when I visit SA.
The staff are excellent, friendly and bloody good riders.
The horses are well looked after. They match your riding ability to a horse - they know the...More
What a great experience this was !! We did the early morning ride and it was fantastic !! They were very professional in what they did . Started off by dividing us into groups of beginners , medium and advanced to see which horses they...More
I personally would rate this 5 stars as I loved it despite having some wounds on my shins from the stirrups as I used my legs a lot to keep my bait and tackle from bouncing off the saddle during runs. I have to give...More
You may be able to book a sunrise beach/sea horse ride, but unfortunately the sun sets over the land due to Jeffrey's bay unique setting. The horse rides are approximately R300 pp and is suitable for novice riders as well... More
You may be able to book a sunrise beach/sea horse ride, but unfortunately the sun sets over the land due to Jeffrey's bay unique setting. The horse rides are approximately R300 pp and is suitable for novice riders as well, please just notify the owners of this so they can appoint a handler to go with you.Enjoy