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Lawton Stables

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Prices have gone up

I reviewed this place 2 years ago and while the place is primarily the same (and good), prices have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wells, Vermont
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Nice change of pace

We always come here during our HHI visits. This is such a nice change of pace from the beach. This... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
South Carolina
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Lawton Stables offers horseback riding, pony rides, a small animal farm and horse-themed gift store in the heart of the beautiful resort island of Hilton Head, South Carolina.
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190 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4507
+1 843-671-2586
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I reviewed this place 2 years ago and while the place is primarily the same (and good), prices have increased. My 3 year old granddaughter is a budding equestrian and this trip is always greatly anticipated. The stables is part of the Sea Pines compound....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank freebirdVT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always come here during our HHI visits. This is such a nice change of pace from the beach. This was our first off season visit and we did a trail ride. It was so much fun. We took an hour ride on trails through...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jandbwest
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone here was so nice, welcoming, and friendly. We haven't been on horses since we were children and now we are seniors. We have driven past this picturesque area over the years as we go through Sea Pines on our vacations. This year we were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rainbow8
Reviewed 11 February 2019

My wife has always wanted to go on a horseback ride since we were married 45 years ago and I'm sorry I waited so long! It was a beautiful day in the 70's and when we walked in the front door Kayla welcomed us with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank thomashL2664BR
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Growing up I used to ride horses therefor, I thought it would be a fun idea to bring my daughter to take a trail ride. She was so excited, but also nervous because she'd never ridden a horse before. We got there a little early...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

My wife and I recently had the pleasure of visiting the Lawton Stables and going on a one hour trail ride. What a wonderful way to spend a beautiful morning in the Sea Pines nature preserve. Our guide, Maddie was extremely nice and very knowledgeable....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kdavid456
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Our grands loved hanging out here with some friends. Great inexpensive option for a morning or afternoon of fun. Animal food may be purchased at the stables. The horses and cows cannot eat the same food as the animals in the zoo, but our friend...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SeasonedTraveler1K
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

The guides were friendly and fun to chat with. The horses are very well trained, and the stable grounds look beautiful. The trail ride was what you paid for. I was hoping for better, prettier views or that they would allow us to ride around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank elizabetho950
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We took a 1 hour trail ride. The guides took us through some beautiful un-developed areas of Sea Pines. It was a peaceful way to spend the morning. The guides were very informative about the areas we rode through. The horses were very well behaved,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JLenox225
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We were looking for something interesting and different to do, and a one hour trail ride in the forest preserve was a great choice. I hadn't been horseback riding in 20+ years, and this was a low stress way to try again. We took a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jennifer L
4 September 2018|
Response from HHStables | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer! Unfortunately our age minimum is set by our insurance company so we do not have any wiggle room there. I'm so sorry we don't have an option for your daughter as it sounds like she would really enjoy our rides. I... More
Chonsie D
28 July 2017|
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Response from JPeters26 | Property representative |
Hello Chonsie, At this time we do not offer lessons, but our trail rides are very beginner friendly and great for all riding levels, even first timers.
31 December 2016|
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Response from JPeters26 | Property representative |
Unfortunately there is no beach riding on Hilton Head. We hope you visit us though! Our trails go through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve, a beautiful setting.