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Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre

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Carrowholly, Westport, Ireland
+353 87 636 6278
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Beach Hack

Magical hour trotting along the wildflower hedgerows onto the beach where we walked through the sea... read more

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hayloft
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Wonderful experience!

It was a wonderful and exciting experience, also for beginners and seniors. We had a great time and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eleonora G
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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 the beginner to the more accomplished enthusiast. We have a wide range of horses and ponies from 11hh- 17hh to suit all abilities (We have ponies ranging in height from 107-148 cm and our horses range in height from 149-165 cm). Packages can be tailor made to suit your requirements. Discounts are available for groups and regular bookings. A.I.R.E. and Failte Ireland Approved.
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“hour trek” (13 reviews)
“amazing trek” (4 reviews)
“novice riders” (2 reviews)
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Carrowholly, Westport, Ireland
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+353 87 636 6278
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Reviewed yesterday

Magical hour trotting along the wildflower hedgerows onto the beach where we walked through the sea watched by curious seals with the clew bay islands in the back drop. The guides could not have been more helpful giving instruction and encouragement to everyone of all...More

Thank hayloft
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a wonderful and exciting experience, also for beginners and seniors. We had a great time and who ever should pass by, should not miss this fantastic experience! Thanks a lot to all the staff that was very helpful.

Thank Eleonora G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and i ended our honeymoon here not knowing what to fully expect, little to no experience but with the helping hand of the staff and the extremely horse's we found the entire experience unforgettable, between walking along the beach to galloping along the...More

Thank Conor M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a large group (4 adults & 2 kids) on the Monday to be told that advance booking would be required, so we arranged for Wednesday afternoon. Returned on Wednesday to be told that an error had been made and they could only take...More

Thank Ned F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a 2 hour trek at Carrowholly and had an amazing time. I was in a mixed ride with a variety of ages and experiences. We were kitted out beforehand with riding hats and appropriate footwear and the staff were very careful to match...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked my daughter and her friend for a 2 hour trek at carrowholly.The staff were so friendly and helpful.They went out on the advanced trek with Joe who was brilliant.They both said this was an amazing trek and would highly recommend it.They are going back...More

Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kitty was very accommodating. Her entire staff was helpful. You can tell they love what they do! My son was a little uncomfortable and one of the instructors stayed with him and helped him become more confident!

Thank Cecelia S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time as Kitty got us outfitted to ride, Honey, Clyde, Mullett and Lexi. Beautiful horses. We had a nice trek led by Graham, through the sea, we saw seals and Croagh Patrick Mountain in the distance. A lovely experience and they...More

Thank LisaandMike88
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had so much fun riding in some of the most beautiful scenery of the world, County Mayo! We spent two hours in the water and on the hills. We walked next to sheep, galloped up and down rolling hills, and trotted in the ocean....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend thought this was a unreal experience very friendly staff and very helpful we wouldn't of being very accomplished riders but Helena and the staff were so helpful an unforgettable experience and would deffo go back and do it again also the...More

Thank Colin R
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blondepc
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,
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beach18mil
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
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lenacast
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.
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