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Markree RIding Stables

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A home from home for horses

We brought our 3 horses while we were staying at Markree home farm. Rocky and his team are just... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Friendly and fun

The stables runs birthday parties which both my kids have been to and loved. The staff were lovely... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2016
Sharlene K
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15 Aug 2016
“A home from home for horses”
10 Apr 2016
“Friendly and fun”
On the grounds of markree castle & markree homefarm appartments collooney co.sligo
Markree Riding Stables, Collooney, Ireland
+353 71 913 0727
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

We brought our 3 horses while we were staying at Markree home farm. Rocky and his team are just fabulous. Nothing is too much trouble. Hay and feed was provided and the young people at the stables are friendly, polite and so helpful. We rode...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank HelenTaffy
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

The stables runs birthday parties which both my kids have been to and loved. The staff were lovely and great with the kids

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Sharlene K
Reviewed 20 November 2015

A great place to visit, friendly management and staff and well tended horses. However the road to the stables from the main road is in a very bad state of repair and should be fixed asap! the car park could also do with some tar...More

Date of experience: October 2015
4  Thank Leon2364
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

This is the best riding stables you could possibly go to. The riding instructors treat you like family and have brilliant horses for all types of riders. I've been riding for a few years there now, and I would never leave. When riders fall off...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Aoife_Hughes
Reviewed 8 April 2015

While staying at the wonderful Markree Castle our family of 6 signed up for an hour trail ride but sadly the ride was very disappointing. We were surrounded by gorgeous fields but ended up being walked down the road by staff. The boys were lovely...More

Date of experience: July 2014
5  Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Stayed at Markree Castle and had a lovely morning ride. I had not ridden for quite a few years, the horse chosen for me was just right. Enjoyed time spent in the arena and the barn with horses, dogs and puppy!

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

I sent an email 6 months ago to Markree Stables. I got an instant reply and a friend request from them on facebook. Caroline was great at making us feel welcome. The girls that tended to us was fabulous. The stables were immaculate and the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Lana P
Reviewed 16 October 2013

I have been riding now for many years but the years i spent at Markree Riding Stables are unforgettable! The staff are all lovely and amazing! Treated like family<3 The horses are 100% bombproof and are so well behaved! I would highly recommend a trip...More

Date of experience: October 2013
3  Thank ChloeC5773
Reviewed 14 July 2013

My daughter and I went riding, she has never ridden and it's be 40 years for me. Our guide was very good, made it fun and actually got me up on the very tall horse, Silver! The horses were gentle and well behaved. We had...More

Date of experience: June 2013
3  Thank valah
Reviewed 8 July 2013

anyone visiting Sligo who has a desire for horses and the great outdoors, markree is a superb experience, first class supervision for kids, well mannered & obedient horses is essential and the trekking is sheer tranquillity, a must for all!

Date of experience: May 2013
2  Thank PMM2013
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