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Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre

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Carrowholly, Westport, Ireland
+353 87 636 6278
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Riding way out west!!

We had a wonderful experience today and even though some in our group were a little nervous during... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Niamh G
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Dream outing on the beaches and hillsides of Ireland

Had an amazing experience on the trek through beaches and hills with a group guided by very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lindsay d
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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)
“horse riding” (12 reviews)
“amazing trek” (4 reviews)
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Carrowholly, Westport, Ireland
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+353 87 636 6278
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"fantastic guide"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience today and even though some in our group were a little nervous during the venture the instructors were reassuring! Loved the trot through the water😁

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing experience on the trek through beaches and hills with a group guided by very knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful guides Helena, Joe, and Graham! Went as a solo rider, but met some great people on the ride. I got to see seals while...More

Thank lindsay d
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a wonderful trek with Helena & Joe who were patient and friendly. We were warmly welcomed and geared up while they took the time to learn our abilities and teach the basics needed for the ride. Set off on an...More

Thank Sharon D
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing!!! The scenery, the gallop on the beach, my horse Tongo, the lovely kitty and our amazing super cool guide Joe( riding one handed while filming our gallop in the sea!!) : money well spent!!!!! Thanks guys❤️

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

My daughters (10 and 8) who have never ridden before and myself who hasn’t rode in well over 20 years had a beautiful mornings trek with Helena. The ponies were perfect and I felt we were all very safe and in great hands with Helena...More

Thank Susan S
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for an early morning trek and were amazed by the views on this trek. Helena led the group and took Care of each of us, making sure we were comfortable on our horses and having fun. The views were also...More

Thank Kerri W
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Wow!! Want an amazing horse back experience??? Well this is the place for you. Did the two hour trek. Arrived to the stables to meet Kitty and her amazing staff. I knew immediately that it was going to be a great ride. Happy staff, very...More

Thank Mary O
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed a two hour trek past stunning scenery, going through Beach, up to beautiful old ruins. I'm a beginner and they accomodated very well. Thank you!

Thank Stephen D
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We visited the Carrowholly earlier this month and it was definitely the best thing we did over the holiday. From the initial phone call to book the service was excellent. Kitty went out of her way to fit us in. When we arrived we were...More

1  Thank Nathan B
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Myself and 2 friends went here for an hour trek along the beach. We were early but Kitty said we could go into the big shed out the back to watch some kids learn to horseride. That was a nice way to pass a little...More

Thank Jeremy F
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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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KateMQ
4 August 2015|
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Response from rockclimberfamily | Reviewed this property |
A few miles, need a car
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