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Mountain View Horse Riding Centre

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If you want to ride horses in Ireland....

We did the beach ride. Could not have asked for a better experience. Peter told us so much about... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tucson, Arizona, United States
Amazing horse trekking!

My husband and I rode with Peter on our recent honeymoon. I am a lifelong rider but my husband has... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Located just outside Doolin village on the outskirts of the Burren. Enjoy fantastic views of the magestic Cliffs of Moher, Aran Islands, Connemara Mountains and Galway Bay on horseback. Gallop along the beach on Ireland's west coast. Caters for...more
Poulnagun, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
+353 85 845 2300
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On my first trip to Ireland I knew I wanted to see some of the countryside on horseback, Peter and his team made that happen. Scheduling was easy, the ride was as promised and the horses were very well trained. Our guides, Francie and Alena...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the beach ride. Could not have asked for a better experience. Peter told us so much about the history of the area and the people! He picked horses just to suit our skill level (be honest about that when you book) and we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I rode with Peter on our recent honeymoon. I am a lifelong rider but my husband has almost no experience. People thought I was nuts for taking him on a 4 hour ride (and maybe I was a little) but with Peter's...More

Thank Kerri V
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were lucky enough to book a 2 hour trek the night before. This went on the trails to see the Cliffs of Moher and included walking, trotting, and cantering, if desired. Peter was simply amazing. I have riding experience, so he...More

Thank Modak11
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a great horseback riding experience with Peter! We are both beginners and had a lot of fun on the 2 hour beach ride. I was very apprehensive at first and Peter could definitely tell. He was very laid back and...More

Thank Destination720960
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Peter did a great job accommodating our entire party of 7 (5 adults, 2 children). Peter and his team were very patient and thoughtful throughout our entire beach ride. The horses were very calm and well trained! What a great way to celebrate our daughters...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Stunning ride through the country side, we were blessed with the weather but the views were breathtaking. Peter is clearly a natural horseman, and the horses look so happy and well fed. I couldn't believe how close the horses got to each other and they...More

Thank the_greggster
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Peter and Rebecca did a great job of making us welcome. We had a lot of fun and the scenery was incredible. The horses are great. We loved it. A must do for horse lovers!

Thank pwilk7
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We booked a two hour ride for our group and everyone had a wonderful time. The staff catered to both new and more experienced riders. The views were stunning and the guides really made sure we had a nice time. The owner met us when...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I found Peter and the Mountain View Horse Riding Centre on TripAdvisor and am so glad I booked a trail ride with them. My husband, who has some experience riding and I, with a lot of horse experience, both enjoyed the 3 hour Burren ride....More

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Stacey W
24 July 2018|
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Response from Nichole D | Reviewed this property |
We booked ahead. I don't think they could accommodate walk- ins..there is not a person there 24/7
7 October 2017|
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Response from TaborTom | Reviewed this property |
I'd believe it depends on the season - August can be busy there, from what I understand. Also, it's family run, so they don't have a full time receptionist, and it may be a little while before they return emails off season... More
29 December 2016|
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Response from Mary C |
Hello, We offer 2 options for the beach ride. A shorter 2 hour beach only trek and a longer 4 hour combination trek which includes both Burren and beach trekking.