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Rockside Farm

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Great pony-trekking at Rockside Farm

My friend and her little girl (aged 10) spent a very happy afternoon pony-trekking at Rockside... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2012
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Happy riding in the wilds of islay

Our children loved their mini trek. Very friendly staff and flexible on timings meant we had plenty... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2014
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3 Jun 2015
“No ponies last week”
20 Aug 2014
“Happy riding in the wilds of islay”
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Rockside Farm Kilchoman, Bruichladdich, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 June 2015

Stopped by here on our recent trip and was told they are not doing the pony rides anymore. Not sure if that was just that day or forever......

Date of experience: May 2015
4  Thank jrc4525
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Our children loved their mini trek. Very friendly staff and flexible on timings meant we had plenty of fun here and returned for a second visit during our week. Thank you

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank A C
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Both children really enjoyed their horse riding experience. Our 6 year old was able to go on the 30min (£10) ride and he had a great time. He even managed to see 2 deer while he was out. Our soon to be 11 year old...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Lynsey G
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Sweet-natured ponies, fantastic scenery and super friendly staff. From the moment of phone booking to the moment of dismounting they were professional and accommodating, and before going out on the fields they made sure everyone felt confident and comfortable on their ponies. The ride takes...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Malema
Reviewed 9 May 2014

We visit Islay once or twice a year and Rockside Farm is always on the itinerary. We have two children aged 7 and 9 and they love the whole experience. Great value for money, very competent staff and guides. It's a must for any family,...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank NichollsA
Reviewed 30 August 2012

My friend and her little girl (aged 10) spent a very happy afternoon pony-trekking at Rockside Farm. The staff were careful, attentive and clearly well-trained. The ponies were well looked after and very well-behaved. The route to and from and along the beach was perfect...More

Date of experience: August 2012
3  Thank aigwilson
Reviewed 28 August 2012

Daughter, son and wife took this excellent 2 hr pony trek and loved it. The beach was a highlight. Given they were more experienced riders than many, they would have liked the chance to have trotted or cantered - not beyond the ability of most...More

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank Graeme M
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