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Arion Stables

#3 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Hersonissos Features Animals
Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 697 373 3825
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Wonderful place

This place has everything 4 year old kid loves. Ponies, Horses, Sheep, Goats, Bunnies, Guinea Pigs... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2016
iBadHH
via mobile
Back on a Horse

I have not been on a horse for some years and have really wanted to get back in the saddle. I... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
Ohtobebackonthebeach
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Family park petting zoo pony and horse riding individual personal rides beach and mountain rides sunset beach rides small zoo- animal park V.I.P. Horse carriage service, weddings with our Victoria carriagecarriage tours to the town or traditional villages, riding and driving lessons, traditional taverna & cafe bar, playgrounds a peacefull paradise for our animals & horse friendliest stable in whole crete. Hotel & Apartments!!!
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  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“olive groves” (28 reviews)
“hour hack” (11 reviews)
“carriage ride” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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+30 697 373 3825
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This place has everything 4 year old kid loves. Ponies, Horses, Sheep, Goats, Bunnies, Guinea Pigs and a lovely little friendly dog that follows you. There were also some bicycles for kids. Stables are not working from 1pm to 4pm and on Mondays. 10 minutes...More

1  Thank iBadHH
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Thank you very much for your visit and your review!! We try our best to make you all happy! Me, Zara and our horses we will be very happy to see you again in the future!!

Reviewed 4 October 2016

I have not been on a horse for some years and have really wanted to get back in the saddle. I convinced my partner to come with me. We spoke with George who is a lovely guy, he explained the types of hacks we could...More

2  Thank Ohtobebackonthebeach
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Thank you very much for your visit and your review!! We try our best to make you all happy! It's never too late to go back on a horse it's like a bicycle- you never forget!! Me, Zara and our horses we will be very...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We had no experience with horses but the staff were so good we felt confident with the horses by the time we were finished. I had the pleasure of riding avra, such a gorgeous girl. They have a little petting zoo too which isn't just...More

Thank Leesa C
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Thank you very much for your visit and your review!! We have horse for all levels also for totally beginners, one of those horses is Avra! We try our best to make you all happy! Me, Zara and our horses we will be very happy...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was a very professional and friendly stables which really catered for everyone. I am an experienced rider but I wanted to ride with my daughter (7) and my Mother (74)! My daughter has lessons at home but my Mother had never really sat on...More

Thank Becky D
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Thank you very much for your visit and your review!! We try our best to make you all happy! Me, Zara and our horses we will be very happy to see you again in the future!!

Reviewed 5 September 2016

George & Zara run an excellent service offering pre booked horse rides, carriage rides. There is a taverna with a small play area and petting zoo for kiddies visiting but the rides must be pre-booked. My husband and I visited 2 years ago with our...More

2  Thank LollyBuckinghamshire
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

Thank you for your beautiful review! We will be very happy to provide you our services again in the future! Thank you!

Reviewed 26 August 2016

fabulous food superb surroundings great hosts cant wait to go back again W had a wonderful farewell meal here with many good friends and will go back again soon we hope well done George and family

2  Thank Janice W
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Thank you for your review!! We will be very happy to see you again in the future! I wish you and to your family all the best!!

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Great place to fill in a family day as lots of animals and a good restaurant to eat in while your there.

Thank Cheri Y
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Thank you! I wish you all the best!

Reviewed 26 August 2016

My youngest daughter takes riding lessons so when we say signs for Arion Stables we decided to take a walk and see. We were staying in Koutouloufari and it was a bit of a trek in the August mid-day sun but well worth the effort....More

Thank Drew S
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

We try our best to make you happy!! Thank you very much for your review!! We hope to see you again sme day in the future! Greeting to the family!

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Two of my girls ride at home and always want to ride on holiday. After several recommendations we booked a 2hr hack for them @€60 and they had a fantastic time. Very friendly people. They went from the stables down to the beach had about...More

1  Thank John H
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Thank you very much for your review!! We try to provide you our best service!! We hope to see again when you are in the island of Crete again!! Thank you!!

Reviewed 13 August 2016

Myself and my Partner have always enjoyed riding when we are on holiday, so we looked on tripadviser for the best in the area and found Arion Stables that had good reviews, and we weren't let down, we were picked up from our hotel on...More

4  Thank Ciaran J
Georgios C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Arion Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Thank you for your beautiful review! We try our best to make your riding experience with us spacial! We wish you a pleasant stay in our island of Crete!

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EM1Scotland
Hi... I would like to book a carriage trip for 2 people ( myself & my wife .. as a surprise for her birthday) I understand that the cost would be a total of 70 euros for the trip but how much would the extra charge be for pick up & return, we are staying at the silva beach hotel in Hersonissos and can you advise what time this would be ... she will love the sunset carriage ride but I would like to know times as I have make a booking for dinner afterwards ! I would like this on the Sunday 30th April 2017.
16 April 2017|
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Response from Georgios C | Property representative |
Good morning! The sunset at the 30th of April is at 20:15 I can come to pick you up at 19:00 from Silva beach hotel, costs extra 10€ both ways! Is the time Ok? Please confirm!! George.
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Elaine M
Hi we are due to arrive at the Imperial Belvedere Oct 17th for a week and would like to book a 2 hour ride while we are on holiday.Do we need to wear suitable clothing i.e long trousers ,trainers or do you provide the footwear and leggins needed ? Thank you Elaine.
28 September 2016|
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Response from Georgios C | Property representative |
Hi my name is George with my wife Zara we run the Arion Stables, we are open all year long, all rides and carriage tours we provide are always private/ individual for safety and more joy!!! we never do groups with... More
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Samantha N
Hi, Do you have to be under a certain weight to be able to hide on the horses? What else do you have at your Center for adults to do? I really love animals. Kind regards sammie
26 September 2016|
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Response from Georgios C | Property representative |
Hi my name is George with my wife Zara we run the Arion Stables, we are open all year long, all rides and carriage tours we provide are always private/ individual for safety and more joy!!! we never do groups with... More
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