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Island View Riding Stables

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| Mount Temple, Moneygold, Grange, Ireland
+353 71 916 6156
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Amazing experience in wonderful scenery

What a fantastic experience today. A two hour ride on the beach and lanes around Cliffony. it was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GlennJoy
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Killinchy, United Kingdom
Sunset Ride on the Beach

We had a terrific time with four kids ages 7-13 riding horses on the beach. Staff put the most... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Eric L
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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For the time of your life on horseback! Island View is a family run Trekking centre and riding school that offer horse riding for all- beginners or experienced, children or adults. Beach rides, lessons, day rides to the stables' private island, residential holiday packages and short breaks are available all year round.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“beach ride” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Mount Temple, Moneygold, Grange, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic experience today. A two hour ride on the beach and lanes around Cliffony. it was amazing and Clara our guide made the experience special for us. This must be one of the best horse riding experiences ever. Super horse's, amazing scenery and...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific time with four kids ages 7-13 riding horses on the beach. Staff put the most nervous of the kids at ease and were very helpful. Highly recommend the experience. Bring cash (no cards)

Thank Eric L
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horseyursi, Owner at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thanks for your very nice review. We all enjoyed the ride with your happy jolly bunch of kids. happy New year and all the best to your family for 2018.

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Had a truly fantastic time riding at this stables. The scenery is just stunning and the horses are wonderful, different ones for all abilities. The staff at the yard were welcoming and kind. We stayed in one of the on-site cottages which was cosy and...More

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horseyursi, Owner at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

You are a star, thanks for the fab review - it was great having you and your friends here.

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Recently visited with friends having previously visited with family on numerous occasions. The best horse riding experience. Fantastic views, responsive but safe, well cared for horses. Great knowledgeable staff. Recommend for any level of experience, they'll have a horse and ride suitable for you! Will...More

Thank Lydia D
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horseyursi, Owner at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

How lovely to get such a wonderful review, especially coming from a knowledgeable experienced, professional horsewoman! looking forward to your next visit here !

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We were a group of 13 people (mostly beginners) and we enjoyed the beach ride very much. The staf f were helpfull and nice. We will definitely come back! Thank you for a great experience. :-)

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horseyursi, Owner at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for a great review! You were a lovely bunch and we look forward to having you back !

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic ride out on the beach today. I hadn't ridden for a few years , but need not have worried. My guide was lovely, the stunning beach is "just there". But best of all my horse was gentle, whilst being interested, lively and responsive. Which...More

Thank Inniscoole
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horseyursi, Owner at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thanks so much for your fab review. September is a nice time to come to us - you get individual attention and the horses also enjoy the beach spin themselves! We will be open throughout the winter if you feel you want to come back...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I visited Island View earlier this month for a two hour beach and bog ride whilst on holiday in the area. The staff were very helpful when booking over the phone and although the centre was extremely busy on the day of my visit took...More

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horseyursi, Owner at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hi What a lovely detailed review! We really appreciate the time and care you took to write it . Good to see Molly getting the thumbs up which she totally deserves. I would imagine that your ride must have done a good bit of fast...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We just saw the stables passing by and decided to bring our 9 year old and 5 year old in. Although they were busy Ellen said she would bring the girls for a half hour trot. She was so nice, the girls and her chatted...More

Thank MichelleMc82
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Island View Rid... L, Owner at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thanks for your lovely review - Ellen enjoyed the spin with the two chatty young ladies . We look forward to seeing you again some time.

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

My two teenage daughters went on several treks this summer with their Dublin friends at Island View.Even though there was abit of a wait some days it was all worth it as they had a fantastic time.Whilst they were out on a trek my nine...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I went on the two hour beach and bog ride on a beautiful day. Unfortunately only a few minutes of it was idyllic. I'm an OK rider but never felt I got my bearings and struggled for confidence and control. Part of it may have...More

Thank Meemschirk
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Island View Rid... L, Manager at Island View Riding Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

hi , thanks for your review - I always like to use reviews to find where we can improve the service. Unfortunately I am having difficulty here, I am trying to make sense of what you wrote. You said you felt you struggled for confidence...More

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Marie F
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Response from horseyursi | Property representative |
hi . Thanks for your enquiry. Its €28 for adults gor a 1hour trek and we do anything from 1 hour up to 5hours. Our website has a listing of all the different rides complete with a short description. The most popular Treks... More
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