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Cape Winelands Riding

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R45, Franschhoek Road, Simondium, Franschhoek 7670, South Africa
+27 82 924 6728
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Excellent experience

My husband and I did a half-day riding tour and winery lunch on our honeymoon in late-March and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sarahab2018
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Toronto, Canada
Cape Gourmet Wine Trail

A must for all riding enthusiasts who love exceptional wine and good food. I did the 4 day trail... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
happypanda71
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Mookgophong, South Africa
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Riding holidays and private guided tours through long mountain treks and magnificent vineyards customized for your group and level. Cape Winelands Riding is the equestrian adventure you will come back to time and again, we turn ordinary holidays into once in a lifetime equestrian experience.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“hour ride” (2 reviews)
“nice horses” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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R45, Franschhoek Road, Simondium, Franschhoek 7670, South Africa
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+27 82 924 6728
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I did a half-day riding tour and winery lunch on our honeymoon in late-March and couldn't have been more pleased with our experience. We're from Canada and it was such a great way to get a sense of the terrain and vegetation...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

A must for all riding enthusiasts who love exceptional wine and good food. I did the 4 day trail and was blown away by the Over 30 wines we sampled and the food they were paired with. The rising offered us superb horses, sensational scenery...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to ride. Horses are well looked after, staff were available on arrival and friendly. Louis too us on a fantastic hour ride. Very safe horses. Great outrides. Well worth the trip

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Family riding experience between lemon trees with a fantastic view of the surrounding mountains. Horses are all well and patient. Louis is a great a calm host. Loved it.

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Cape Winelands are a great horse riding company. Firstly they are super organised and efficient at corresponding as well as being extremely accommodating. Several times throughout my stay I had to cancel and re arrange due to work commitments and on the day was later...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

I had a fantastic experience riding at CWR...it had everything I was looking for; great horses, great riding and great people. The combination of the stunning scenery during the ride and parking your horse at a paddock at a vineyard for a wine tasting was...More

Thank Sebastian L
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

What wonderfully schooled horses given that so many of them are rescues. Better than some riding schools I have ridden at. The equipment is in excellent condition with a large range of good condition quality hats and competent guides who give you clear instructions. I...More

Thank Oogly
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

We went to Cape Winelands to have a kind of escape from our kids and the everyday life. And we got it. Big time. With a great wine lunch. Even though we are riding whereever we go around the world, these days were amongst the...More

Thank Per J
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

I spent a whole month here last year, volunteering with the horses and I had an amazing time. It's obviously a different experience to being a guest, but I had lots of hours in the saddle and around the horses, which is what I wanted....More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

I spent a week here ambling around the beautiful winelands on horse-back, looked after by Ellen and Louis. Mostly, bitless bridles as the horses are so well-behaved - there’s a range to choose from. Some of the best food I’ve ever tasted (those French restaurants...More

1  Thank Gillian M
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