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Cockington Carriage Company Horse & Carriage Rides

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Address: Cockington Lane, Torquay TQ2 6XD, England
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+44 1803 467080
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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What a great way to get to the village. Takes you back to days gone by, horse and cart along country lanes, totally magical.

Reviewed 2 August 2016
Jeff P
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

What a great way to get to the village. Takes you back to days gone by, horse and cart along country lanes, totally magical.

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Got 30minutes spare whilst visiting cockington? You could do a lot worse than having a ride on the horse and carriage. A lovey new route. Support hard working local businesses or lose them forever.

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Thank HandyAndy38
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Delightful and reasonably priced. Hannah drove the carriage (pulled by Steven) whilst Kirk chatted and gave details of the sights and recommended various walks.An amazing way to enjoy this lovely area and we urge anyone with the opportunity to do this. Simply fun and utterly charming. Tracy and Clive

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Thank Clive S
Swindon
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Great tranquil ride down to the sea front with Hannah driving Nugget and Kirk the co driver pointing out the beautiful sights of picturesque Cockington village on the way. Well worth every penny of the very reasonable price. Thank you

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Ripley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

Cockington village is one of the prettiest places in South Devon, and a carriage ride from the village centre through the leafy lanes to the sea and back is a wonderful way to see the area. K & H are new to this attraction, the previous carriage trip proprietor having retired. They took wonderful care of us throughout the trip,... More 

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Thank Patrick M
Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Just to let everyone know that carriage rides are back on , rpt , It`s back on . A young coupe have just taken over. K & H Cockington Carriages ( Look on Facebook ) , Me and my sister had a ride on June 16/17,2016. So lovely to trot down the country lane with Sandy the horse delivering her... More 

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3 Thank David K
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Unfortunately the carriage rides no longer take place. I believe the coachman died 2 years ago and although the family carried on the year after, they have not continued this year. However, Cockington is still a very worthwhile place to visit, it is very pretty and it is not far to walk from the village up to Cockington Hall, where... More 

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2 Thank Angela C
Essex
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Reviewed 17 July 2013

We had a ride on this beautiful Horse and Carriage ride in Cockington whilst on holiday last week. Cockington is a beautiful old quaint protected village and there are lots of lovely thatched cottages, 2 tearooms and 3 gorgeous gift shops to look round. Then take the horse and carriage ride up to Cockington Court where there are unique shops,... More 

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