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The Paddocks Riding Centre

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Woodside Road, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 295 4278
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1 hour walk out

We brought our two children (aged 4 & 5) here today for a 1 hour walkout today, been meaning to... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Caroline K
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A great experience riding through picturesque countryside on well behaved horses with experienced... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Olga M
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“ride outs” (19 reviews)
“pony camp” (8 reviews)
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Woodside Road, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We brought our two children (aged 4 & 5) here today for a 1 hour walkout today, been meaning to bring them for ages, so glad we went today, they both loved every minute. Beautiful walk in the forest behind the riding centre. Donal was...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

A great experience riding through picturesque countryside on well behaved horses with experienced and qualified Instructors. A great days riding.

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I have been riding for year but when I started in the Paddocks.. I just loved it. . The Horse are fab, the staff are lovely.. it's location is just class.. I live for my Wednesday night lessons.. Yvette is a fantastic instructor.. couldn't recommend...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

My 4 year old has ridden at this centre 3 times now. She has been for one lesson and two ride outs so far. Not many places will take children so young but each time I've felt she is in very safe hands and was...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The BEST thing about this centre is Elizabeth Ann. She was our guide. I was nervous and she tethered my horse to hers and I could completely relax. The scenery is spectacular, the horses are gentle and experienced and the barn is very very professional....More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful way for children or anyone to spend a week. My 7 year old son and his friend did the pony camp. I cannot recommend The Paddocks enough. They were crying when leaving they loved it so much! The staff, the ponies, the...More

3  Thank Marley44Dublin
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Visited with a group of friends for my hen, it was a surprise and such an amazing afternoon! Most of us had little exprience with riding, I actually had zero experience, and we all had a great time. You can opt to have your horse...More

2  Thank HollyMMF
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We booked a group tour for 4 people, after 1 person cancelled last minute. They were very accommodating to the circumstances. When we got there, we put on their helmet and their rubber riding boots. They smell, but they're safe. Bring a shower cap if...More

2  Thank Meredithmarie10
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I had a great time going on a trail ride here. I have rode most my life and was given a beautiful horse to ride that I felt safe on. I got to go out with an experienced group and go for a nice canter...More

1  Thank Taralou92
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Recently we took our 3 year old granddaughter Dara to the Paddocks for an hour long Pony Play session. Dara had no experience before of being with horses or riding. She hugely enjoyed her time there. Louise warmly welcomed us and provided a riding hat...More

1  Thank GerryandSheilaP
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LyonSTravellover
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yes yiu can take a luas directly from dublin to sanyford just call the lovely owner denise let her know you talked to me. it's so amazing there best in irelandand great value too enjoy
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Ellen K
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You can do a one hour group tour into the mountains ANY DAY or a two hour group tour into the mountains (not available as much SOME DAYS OR you can take a one hour private tour into the mountains or a two hour private tour... More
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