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Al Jiyad Stables

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Behind Dubai International Endurance Cit, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 50 599 5866
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Morning desert trek on horseback

Very friendly atmosphere the minute we arrived with very friendly staff. Great facilities available... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
nomad399
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Best desert riding experience

This is the best riding stables I have visited. Everything was perfect and our guide Nasa was... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Myra R
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 11:30, 15:00 - 18:30
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Behind Dubai International Endurance Cit, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Very friendly atmosphere the minute we arrived with very friendly staff. Great facilities available to relax post ride for a coffee, tea, breakfast etc. The ladies bathroom wasn’t very clean though and I felt a bit sorry for the horses as it was quite hot...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This is the best riding stables I have visited. Everything was perfect and our guide Nasa was fabulous. I gave him my mobile and the photos and videos he took are breathtaking as we went on a sunset ride. The horses are well cared for...More

Thank Myra R
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting Dubai and you want to experience a real feel of the desert or you live in Dubai and you are bored of the city crowd, just go to the Al Jiyad Stables and enjoy an early morning ride or a sunset...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

I was thoroughly impressed by the standard and quality of the Al Jiyad stables. There is not a single thing I could fault, everything was perfect and the day was extremely special. I had never rode a horse before so I was a little bit...More

Thank katykatess
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I go to that place on regular bases . I have learned to ride a horse in there. Zarina is best trainer ! It's amazing feeling to go galloping in the desert

1  Thank Kontesaa
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

I go weekly and always enjoy it. Great for all levels. Very well cared for horses of all kinds, lots of Arabians and Arabian mixes, as well as retired endurance horses. They are mostly forward going but very responsive to command. Beginner horses also on...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

This is the second time i visited al jiyad stables for a ride, first time was in 2014 - this time (Jan 2017) the site has been expanded and improved, more horses more stables more trainters and more equipment. I went with family around 4...More

Thank BritishBedouin
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Horses are a passion in the UAE. We spent some time touring the stables and surrounding out buildings.. i must admit it was immaculately kept. The horses are very well looked after and have large areas to roam. There was a riding equipment shop, cafe...More

1  Thank The_Intrepid_Tourist
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

I have been introduced to Al Jiyad several months back and since then I try to go on weekly frequent rides. The guides and trainers are very helpful and the horses are well trained. The owner of the place is always around to check the...More

Thank Farah Y
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Location: 45 minutes drive from Dubai Marina, close to Bab Al Shams Resort. Stables: nice, clean. Booking: book in advance by SMS. We went at 07.30 in the morning in October and the weather was cool enough to enjoy. Experience: Our guides kept very good...More

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Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
Hi use local taxis rather than hotel drivers from city centre. We found they were not used to venturing very far out of the city. Tell them to head to Bab Al sham resort. Stables are signed from that turn off or call... More
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