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Allen Smallacombe Trail Rides

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Address: 205 Sheffield Rd, Montrose, Victoria 3765, Australia
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Nice horses, nice staff...owner such a grump

Booked in for a 2 hour trail ride on a recent trip with the bf. The horses were lovely and the staff actually on the trail ride with us were great. As for the older owner it was... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

I have been riding at smallcombe for a very long time, I have learnt many skills while riding there. The people at smallcombe are very kind and are always prepared if any accident was to occure. My favourite horse to ride with would have to be Lucky she is a lovely horse and I am always jumping at the chance... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

I am a local of 12 years and I wanted to book on Allen Smallacombe Trail Rides. I read the mixed reviews here so I researched him further with real people. My reports back from local people who have actually used Allen Smallacombe trail rides is that the rides are fantastic and Mr Smallacombe takes great care of his beautiful... More 

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Thank Iarnan K
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

This was the activity I was most looking forward to on our weekend away and it was certainly worth it. The staff were great and very helpful and the horses were brilliantly looked after and behaved. I'd never been on a trail ride before and had only ridden around paddocks so I was kind of nervous, but the staff and... More 

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Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

First time horse riding and enjoyed every minute of the two hour trip. Staff were friendly and my horse "Larry" was fantastic and was nice and calm for my first ride. Only criticism but still rated "excellent" is at the start of the ride there was no real instructions, but maybe it is common sense..

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

My partner wanted to pay for a 2 hour trail ride, it was my Christmas present. I left messages with my number to book for different weekends. I never got a call back. I tried the mobile number and Alan just told me in a very unfriendly manner to call the home number and hanged up on me. I did... More 

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Thank Silja1973
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

I took my daughter and her two friends on the hour long ride. The staff were friendly and very helpful. They really looked after the girls and even though there were a few nerves to start with, all three ended up having a fantastic time. I was really happy with the whole experience.

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 11 August 2014

Booked in for a 2 hour trail ride on a recent trip with the bf. The horses were lovely and the staff actually on the trail ride with us were great. As for the older owner it was clear he was only interested in our money and that of the rest of the people on our ride. He was rude... More 

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Reviewed 8 September 2013

i've been riding with Allen a long time and always have an enjoyable experience....i don't know anywhere else you can ride for two hours at that price and into the beautiful dandenong ranges...ive ridden lots of different places and even different countries....i still like going here more than anywhere else :)

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