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BeachHorses

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Bradenton, FL 34209
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Ride of our lives

The horses had real sweet personalities. Were well cared for. The guides were excellent. This was... read more

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MayFallon
Great experience

The no see ems we’re eating us up on the beach while we waited for the horses to finish the ride... read more

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This is one of the few place in Florida where you can legally ride your horse on a beach. The calm waters and flat sandy bottom of Palma Sola Bay make it possible to ride on a horse that is swimming. This is the birthplace of Horse Surfing™. Horseback riding on the beach, swimming with horses, and Horse Skiing™ . Reservations required.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“horse surfing” (49 reviews)
“bucket list” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Bradenton, FL 34209
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"horse surfing"
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"amazing experience"
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"bucket list"
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"an experienced rider"
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"love horses"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"sunset ride"
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"ride horses"
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"riding experience"
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"water skiing"
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"beautiful horses"
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"deeper water"
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"water experience"
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"horse lover"
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"take pictures"
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Reviewed today

The horses had real sweet personalities. Were well cared for. The guides were excellent. This was our first time on a horse and it was magical

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Reviewed yesterday

The no see ems we’re eating us up on the beach while we waited for the horses to finish the ride before us. The horses were getting bit too. I recommend bug spray. Other than that the ride was fun. The horses were sweet and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I hadn't been on a horse for many years, though I used to ride a lot as a child, and I had never ridden a horse on the beach or in the water...I knew it was going to be great, but going on the sunset...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I had an amazing time. The horses were beautiful, the guides were very sweet, and the experience was like nothing else we had ever done before. I highly recommend this for locals and tourists, BeachHorses will not disappoint!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My 12 year old daughter went on the beach ride and swim. It was the highlight of her trip. She couldn't stop talking about it. The guides were very helpful, everything was well organized, and safe. We'll be back!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My niece found this activity and we all went, our husbands were fearful and to be honest so was I. I can't tell you how fabulous Caroline was in teaming us all up with the right horses. The horses are well cared for and they...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Best Friend and i have been wanting to do this for some time and we were not disappointment! Staff was very friendly and the horses were just awesome. Thanks again for helping us knock one off the bucket list!

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

The location, staff and horses were all amazing. Water was clean and warm. The trot race in the water and skying was the best.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Absolute must do!! The folks running this business (mostly female, yay ladies) were extremely friendly and very interactive and allow you to interact with the horses as much as you like. Extremely loving horses. Their temperament was impressive! Loved every second... contact me if you...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Some friends told us about but we didn't have a lot of details. But it was for my daughters Birthday and she has been riding horses since she was 3 so riding on the beach seemed to be a great treat. Oh my, it was....More

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barbarahW5635MM
14 June 2018|
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Response from jamesschenck | Reviewed this property |
The first part of thr ride is along the beach. Each horse has a guide to make sure everything goes ok which is good for the safety of inexperienced riders. Experienced riders are given opportunity to ride themselves along... More
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Donneta S
4 April 2018|
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Response from Timothy M | Property representative |
Yes we are legit! Sorry about the diff icon getting through. We have been very busy. Please keep trying!
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Response from AimeeB180 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can ride with your 3 year old and the others may be able to ride on their own. But, each horse has its own trainer with them at all times.
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