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Donegal Equestrian Centre

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Finner Road, Bundoran, Ireland
+353 71 984 1977
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Great scenery on horseback

I went out on a very cold, windy and rainy day so it was just me and my guide who was very nice... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Anjaxxo
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The beach ride was WOW!

Wanted to horse ride on a beach as a bucket list type of activity and where better than the sandy... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
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Donegal Equestrian Centre situated 1 mile from the centre of Bundoran in the beautiful North West coast of Ireland. Is the perfect choice for all your horse riding. We offer instruction in riding, pony camps, beach & trail rides suitable for all...more
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Finner Road, Bundoran, Ireland
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+353 71 984 1977
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I went out on a very cold, windy and rainy day so it was just me and my guide who was very nice (I'm sorry I forgot your name). I've only ever did treks 3 times before (of which one was galloping on the beach...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Wanted to horse ride on a beach as a bucket list type of activity and where better than the sandy beaches of Ireland The Donegal Equestrian centre is about 25 mins drive from Donegal Town and the staff were very friendly and helpful. My partner...More

Thank BurgessNeil
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I booked a private 1 hour beach ride and had a wonderful experience. The stables are well kept and the booking system is really efficient. The beach ride was fantastic. My horse (Julia) was good as gold and was unphased by surfers, dogs etc as...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Great experence for a family of 4 for 1 hour horse riding thru the dunes on the beach 110 euro. Only done side was we each had to take our horses over a main road which was very busy so i was nervous for the...More

Thank lesley792015
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R4c_hel, Owner at Donegal Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your positive review and I am glad that your family enjoyed their time with us. :) I would just like to add for the benefit of other possible clients that we always lead the horses across the road unmounted and mount in...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

No horsing about with this place - if you will excuse the pun. This place is a slick and well run, but extremely customer orientated horse riding facility in one of the most beautiful places in Ireland. Extremely safety conscious, with great horses, and fantastic...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a wonderful dunes ride! The staff was so kind and helpful! The owner Rachel was gracious and welcoming. We enjoyed the whole experience and what a view!

Thank shannonac37
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We booked a private beach ride and it was a great experience. We met Roisin in the office, where we were given boots & a hat. There's changing rooms and toilets too! Then we met our horses - the lovely Benson & totally forgotten the...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We've been with our two girls (aged 9 and 6) to the centre about 5 or 6 times now. It's a must for every trip to Donegal. The staff are so friendly and the one on one attention is great not to mention the horses...More

Thank Alan B
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We called at 9am to check if there was availability on the 10am beach ride and were delighted that there was! It ended up being just the two of us, the instructor Roisin and one other riding school regulars on the ride. It was absolutely...More

Thank Iolanda T
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Always wanted to do a beach ride. Here was my chance. I came over from Coventry for a family celebration, but temptation was too much. Booked online, tried to pay deposit online which wasn't working at the time. They offered to send a PayPal request,...More

Thank Caron M
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Rysha C
14 March 2015|
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Response from R4c_hel | Property representative |
Our online booking system is set to a min of 48 hours and a max of 3 months. If you would like to email or telephone I can confirm the booking for you.
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Rysha C
25 February 2015|
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Response from R4c_hel | Property representative |
Hi The nearest bus stop to the stables is at Finner the bus you need to take from Donegal is the 480.
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