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Horseshoe Bay Ranch

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Beautiful experience

I went riding with my daughter and loved the ocean swim with these majestic creatures. We make it a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
St. Ives, Australia
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Back Again.

Ride number 20 for my daughter, 19 for myself. Something keeps bringing us back! Just had the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa C
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Come and join us for a two hour horse ride through bushland down to horseshoe bay beach. Enjoy riding your horse bareback into the cool clear waters of the coral sea. We have horses to suit both total beginners and the more experienced so make a...more
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38 Gifford St | Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 7 4778 5109
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went riding with my daughter and loved the ocean swim with these majestic creatures. We make it a point to try and horse ride on every holiday. We have riden in Costa Rica, New Zealand and Iceland and this was just as good news...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ride number 20 for my daughter, 19 for myself. Something keeps bringing us back! Just had the pleasure of spending 2 hours on a private ride. Bush, Koalas, Butterflies, cantering, beach, & sunshine. What more could you want?!? Thank you Miriam, for looking after us...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upon arrival we were greeted by a lovely group of girls and allocated horses after they had evaluated our size and previous experience with horse riding. We all gathered outside and the girls helped us get on our horses and then talked to us about...More

Thank Dutchy1911
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This was my first time horse riding and it was wonderful. The staff was so lovely and helpful. The walk was beautiful and going into the ocean was amazing!

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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The staff are friendly and I noticed they were great with kids and nervous riders. I wished I could've had a photo taken of me on the horse in the water, and I asked, as most of the staff were waiting on the sand when...More

Thank 775traveller
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Such friendly supportive staff! Lovely horses. Bush walk is beautiful and the water walk is amazing.

Thank Serena R
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great family ride during ng the July school holidays. Kids had their first ride ever and really enjoyed the beach/ocean ride! Highly recommend it!

Thank JAAMScanberra
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

From start to finish this was an experience I will not forget. From the first welcome by the friendly staff, I felt comfortable and relaxed. I had never ridden a horse before but the staff were calm, reassuring and guided me through the process with...More

Thank Sue_180916
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Recently did an afternoon trail ride with my 8 year old daughter, and it was just incredible. The guides were very patient as they helped my daughter, who had no horse riding experience. She was eventually trotting on her horse unaided. Riding on the beach...More

Thank Gpjsesas
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We took our Japanese exchange student & teenage daughters & all loved it. Only criticism is that they didn't explain that we needed to be wearing our swimmers under our jeans until we got there. We were expecting an opportunity to change for the water...More

1  Thank Venessa S
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Cherae C
28 March 2017|
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Response from HSBRanch | Property representative |
Hi, We take ages 6 and up on our 2 hour bush and beach trek. For children aged 3-8 years we offer 10 minute pony rides around the ranch :) Kind regards, Horseshoe Bay Ranch
Tamara L
14 December 2016|
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Response from Jessica C | Reviewed this property |
you do get to canter, they split the group into people who want to canter and those who don't.
26 July 2016|
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Response from Jessica C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I would suggest checking the weather first but Magnetic Island is usually pretty nice all year round. Long pants are a must, i suggest something easy to get on and off as you be a little sticky getting out of the... More
6 September 2015|
Response from HSBRanch | Property representative |
Hi Janine, Thanks for your enquiry. Our afternoon tour starts at 2:30pm and finishes around 5pm. The cost of the tour for 2016 will be $120 per rider for the 2 hours. Please note that February is in our rainy season and so... More