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Our latest reviews...

Our Latest Reviews...

"We have been on many outrides, Franschoek, Kommetjie, Knysna... absolutely none touch the ride we had with you...."

Tasting Trail

Tasting Trail

A wine-tasting & horse trail combined!  An exciting way to experience our stunning scenery and amazing locally produced wines, with...

Pearly Beach's Sea Horses

Pearly Beach's Sea Horses

The thought of horseback riding along the sea is captivating, but it is only possible at a handful of beaches in South Africa.  Justus Visagie used a Subaru Forester to find one of these places, ...

Need a change of scenery?

Need A Change Of Scenery?

Bring the kids outdoors to De Hoop Nature Reserve.

De Hoop Collection
February is the month of romance! 

February Is The Month Of Roman...

Book your special Valentine's Trail on Friday 14th February by contacting Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails.

Special Full Moon Beach Trail (08/02/2020)

Special Full Moon Beach Trail ...

Join us for this unique horse riding experience in the pristine beauty of Pearly Beach with the magnificent backdrop of mountains, beach and ocean, sunset colours and silver moonlight...   ...

2020 - A bumper year for De Hoop

2020 - A Bumper Year For De Ho...

As we head straight into the new year we are so excited for all it has in store.

De Hoop Collection
A Wilderness Escape for the Whole Family

A Wilderness Escape For The Wh...

Looking for a quiet nature escape where you and your family can fully explore a piece of the African wilderness together?

De Hoop Collection
The Perfect Family Getaway

The Perfect Family Getaway

The De Hoop Reserve is a safe, outdoor destination with almost year-round sunshine.

De Hoop Collection
Our latest reviews...

Our latest reviews...

Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails

"We have been on many outrides, Franschoek, Kommetjie, Knysna... absolutely none touch the ride we had with you...."

Tasting Trail

Tasting Trail

Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails

A wine-tasting & horse trail combined!  An exciting way to experience our stunning scenery and amazing locally produced wines, with...

Pearly Beach's Sea Horses

Pearly Beach's Sea Horses

Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails

The thought of horseback riding along the sea is captivating, but it is only possible at a handful of beaches in South Africa.  Justus ...

Need a change of scenery?

Need a change of scenery?

De Hoop Collection

Bring the kids outdoors to De Hoop Nature Reserve.

February is the month of romance! 

February is the month of romance! 

Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails

Book your special Valentine's Trail on Friday 14th February by contacting Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails.

Special Full Moon Beach Trail (08/02/2020)

Special Full Moon Beach Trail (08/02/2020)

Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails

Join us for this unique horse riding experience in the pristine beauty of Pearly Beach with the magnificent backdrop of mountains, beach and...

2020 - A bumper year for De Hoop

2020 - A bumper year for De Hoop

De Hoop Collection

As we head straight into the new year we are so excited for all it has in store.

A Wilderness Escape for the Whole Family

A Wilderness Escape for the Whole Family

De Hoop Collection

Looking for a quiet nature escape where you and your family can fully explore a piece of the African wilderness together?

The Perfect Family Getaway

The Perfect Family Getaway

De Hoop Collection

The De Hoop Reserve is a safe, outdoor destination with almost year-round sunshine.