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Glen Jakes Riding School

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Glenjakes Bean Leach Road, Stockport SK2 5JE, England
+44 161 483 7063
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What a comeback!

I had my first lesson here after not riding for 14 years due to a back injury. I used to compete... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
SarahC4
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Amazing

I have been going gjrs for quite a while and it is amazing the staff are kind and will always help... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
ellacross733
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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Glen Jakes Riding School is a family run business, our friendly relaxed atmosphere makes you feel at ease, whilst our qualified helpful staff provide educational, informative, fun riding lessons for all. We are open all year round, Mondays for Pony Club training and events, Tuesday - Friday daytime and evenings 9am - 9pm, Saturday - Sunday 9am - 7pm. We have established an outstanding reputation since 1990, the key to our success is that we provide a complete range of activities to suit all levels of riding abilities, from complete beginners to advanced level. Available for all ages no age limit. Our flexible timetable enables you to ride at a time that suits you.
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Glenjakes Bean Leach Road, Stockport SK2 5JE, England
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I had my first lesson here after not riding for 14 years due to a back injury. I used to compete at a professional level, and sadly I hurt myself while showjumping. I explained when booking that I wasn’t a novice, but I was particularly...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

I have been going gjrs for quite a while and it is amazing the staff are kind and will always help u the horses can be slow but they are all lovely and the lessons are really helpful and stabel management is so much fun...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Had my daughters 7th Birthday party here today, and have to say she and her friends had a blast! Only one out of the 12 girls had had much experience with horses/ponies so we had a few who were a little nervous prior to getting...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I have just started lessons here at Glen Jakes and have been thoroughly enjoying the experience. The staff are very efficient and I have had an excellent instructor in Molly . All the horses I have ridden have had the most lovely natures and have...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

They are beautifully friendly and humane to the horses. They put smiles on children's faces and they are there when you have nothing else to turn to. I will always remember my favourite horse from many years ago and many years riding there. She was...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Went for a one hour lesson with my friend and her 3 young kids, the youngest of which is highly Autistic and to top it off is also afraid of heights! He didn't like getting on his pony at first and I thought he was...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We arrived a bit early for the ride with the excitement of two little girls one 9 and 3 just completely overflowing.. Everyone was very helpful and friendly...The girls had their hat's fitted and then full instructions where given for riding the ponies in a...More

Thank sh0ppygirl
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

It was my daughters 12th birthday today and booked a last minute hack. She hadn't been to these stables before. However wow excellent customer service, made so welcome. Excellent facilities. She went on a hack and had an amazing experience. Couldn't get her words out...More

Thank Tracey L
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

My daughter has been asking for riding lessons for a long time, and after a lot of research into local schools to Stockport we decided to try Glen Jakes. I decided I would also take lessons with her, with neither of us having ridden horses...More

Thank Max V
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Absolutlely fantastic place to ride! After my best friends children had been with another riding school for a year, I was recommended glen jakes by another friend as we didnt feel they were progressing very well. We had already looked at other schools in the...More

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