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Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre

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Highly Recommend!!

We wanted to horse ride during our quick trip to Westport and it being December 28th we had to hope... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
San Diego, California
Stunning 2 hour horse riding

We were lucky enough to come across Carrowholly Stables for our trip to Westport last weekend and... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Martin W
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Carrowholly Stables is situated 3 miles from Westport town in the beautiful west coast of Ireland and is the perfect choice for all your horse riding. We offer pony camps, group parties, beach and trail rides suitable for all levels of riders from...more
Carrowholly, Westport, Ireland
+353 87 636 6278
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All reviews hour trek horse riding amazing trek novice riders ruined castle trot and canter an extremely reasonable price wonderful horses rose hill amazing experience her daughter lovely photos cobs fantastic guide riding experience clew bay would highly recommend this place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to horse ride during our quick trip to Westport and it being December 28th we had to hope that the weather would be ok - Kitty the owner was fast with follow-up and we were blessed with a beautiful morning - her daughter,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

We were lucky enough to come across Carrowholly Stables for our trip to Westport last weekend and it was the highlight of our visit. The staff were so friendly and accommodating. Even though we were beginners, the staff walked us through every step and made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Martin W
Reviewed 30 October 2018

My children (13, 11, 9) and I really enjoyed our 1 hour beach trek at Carrowholly, The setting is beautiful, and the team at the stables is really friendly and knowledgeable. None of us have much experience, but within our range of beginner to improver,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travellingbarbs
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We did the 2 hour horse riding yesterday, it was absolutely amazing. The staff couldn’t be nicer and Joe, leading our tour, was terrific. We got to see great views from the area, would highly recommend it to anyone going to Westport!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Yasmine_alvares
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Despite us all being relative or total novices, the amazing guides took us on a wonderful two-hour rise up into the hills to a ruined castle with an amazing view of the bay and down to the beach to ride through the water. Couldn’t have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jamesmE8634IN
Reviewed 8 October 2018

i highly recommend this place for couples, families, friends or business trips. Nice staff, good customer service and wonderful horses.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank _lucyball1980
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I'd highly recommend an hour on the horses on your Westport trip- 5 of us spent the morning there and they really looked after us who were all beginners. The booking process was easy breezy and kitty even gave us some great restaurant recommendations.. from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gráinne M
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

The best overseas riding Experience to date! 5 of us beginners riders went on a 2 hr trail ride around Carrowholly! The scenery was out of this world. Our guides Helena and Joe couldn’t have looked after us any better! Safety was the primary element...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JonathanMcG
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I visited while on holiday in Westport. I clearly stated on the form that we were inexperienced riders however when we went on the trek to the beach and back, the lady who was leading decided we would trot....primarily due to traffic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank c g
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

My daughters aged 4 and 6 had their first mini horse riding lesson and trek here and it has been the highlight of their holiday! Fantastic staff (juliette) and very calm ponies (Maggie and Lucy) made it the most enjoyable experience. We will be back...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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8 July 2018|
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Response from stoxnard | Reviewed this property |
I was on a group trail ride for adults. They had plenty of teachers. Email them and ask about a three year old,
2 June 2017|
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Response from roisinkelly92 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Yes the stables caters for groups of all levels and offers beautiful beach rides. Please contact the stables for further information via email or call on 0876366278
18 January 2016|
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Response from amye_123 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we had a trek at around 2pm which was fantastic-can highly recommend. Our trek was last September so I'm sure this year will be fine too.