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Equus Ourique

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Try to get here when I holiday in Portugal

I have been a few times to get lessons. I have learned a lot about classical riding and in hand... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
299Home
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Perfect place to relax, ride and learn lots

This is my second trip to Equus Ourique, for my first trip in May, I made the easy journey on the... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
debbimaher
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Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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29 Jul 2017
“Try to get here when I holiday in Portugal”
12 Nov 2016
“Perfect place to relax, ride and learn lots”
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Modern riding centre in the beautiful Alentejo countryside with an indoor school and plenty of hacking country. Offering lessons in classical training both ridden and on the ground and hacking out for all levels of rider. offering lessons and...more
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Rua de Castro da Cola | Fernão Vaz, Ourique 7670-210, Portugal
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

I have been a few times to get lessons. I have learned a lot about classical riding and in hand training here. If I have the time available I email ahead and arrange to have a day of riding lessons and the team at Equus...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you for your kind review and we are very pleased you enjoy our classical training. We'll look forward to the next time.

Reviewed 12 November 2016

This is my second trip to Equus Ourique, for my first trip in May, I made the easy journey on the ic1 from the Algarve to Equus for 3 mornings during my 2 week holiday, these amazing mornings of lessons which catered for myself and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Thank you so much for the lovely review and we will look forward to seeing you back here again next year.

Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting and super lessons on wonderful horses. Pru is extremely accommodating and arranges exactly what you want to do, inhand/lunge lessons/ridden, and will try and fit in which horse you want to ride. You can do a bit of everything and Vicky also gave...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2016

Thank you Emma, and if you have the time to come here for longer or as a student we would be more than happy! Pru

Reviewed 24 April 2016

Many thanks to Pru, Julian and the staff for making our recent week with them so good. Fabulous place, fabulous horses and chocolate fondants to die for! Can not recommend it highly enough for both those wanting to improve their riding and also those looking...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

I stayed for 4 nights towards the end of September and had a very enjoyable short break. Communication from Pru and Julian up to and on the day of my trip was great, which put my mind at ease as I was travelling alone. I...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2016

Thank you so much for your very kind review and we hope you will return to learn more, relax and enjoy yourself again too. Lone travellers are always very welcome here and we do our best to make you feel at ease.

Reviewed 9 October 2015

I stayed in Equus Ourique for 4 nights in September and my only regret is that I didn't stay longer! The cottage is very comfortable to stay in and is situated overlooking the paddocks, so it's nice to look out each morning and see the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

The 5 of us have spent such a lovely time, thanks to Pru, Julian and Vicky's kindness, teaching skills and most of all patience. It is great to learn dressage in such a different and "enlightened" way, with horses well trained and so sensitive, that...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2015

We are so looking forward to welcoming you back again next year, and I will do my best to learn a few more French words by then!!

Reviewed 18 May 2015

Equus Ourique is a beautiful and peaceful place with a relaxed and friendly, yet professional, vibe. Inspirational teaching is available on a variety of lovely horses, and also hacking in beautiful countryside at your own pace. The facilities at the house and yard are excellent....More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2015

Hopefully my cooking skills surpass my review response ability! Thank you very much for this lovely review and the additional photos. Pru

Reviewed 8 April 2015

Once again I had a super break , riding and relaxing, my 4th visit and still finding new trails , the countryside is beautiful. It was great to be riding horses that I knew and they are so well cared for. If it's too hot...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2015

Super to see you back here again even if a bit cooler in the water this time for swimming!

Reviewed 5 June 2014

Pru, Julian and the team make this stable a very welcoming and professional place to visit and ride. The facilities, accommodation and location make for a memorable stay, and the horses are a real pleasure and superbly selected and schooled. The outriding is a real...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Equuso, Owner at Equus Ourique, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2014

Thank you for writing such a nice review and we will keep in touch.

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