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Mountain View Horse Riding Centre

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Amazing horse trekking!

My husband and I rode with Peter on our recent honeymoon. I am a lifelong rider but my husband has... read more

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Kerri V
Fantastic 2 Hour Trek!

My boyfriend and I were lucky enough to book a 2 hour trek the night before. This went on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kingston, New York
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Located just outside Doolin village on the outskirts of the Burren. Enjoy fantastic views of the magestic Cliffs of Moher, Aran Islands, Connemara Mountains and Galway Bay on horseback. Gallop along the beach on Ireland's west coast. Caters for...more
Poulnagun, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
+353 85 845 2300
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I rode with Peter on our recent honeymoon. I am a lifelong rider but my husband has almost no experience. People thought I was nuts for taking him on a 4 hour ride (and maybe I was a little) but with Peter's...More

Thank Kerri V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I were lucky enough to book a 2 hour trek the night before. This went on the trails to see the Cliffs of Moher and included walking, trotting, and cantering, if desired. Peter was simply amazing. I have riding experience, so he...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a great horseback riding experience with Peter! We are both beginners and had a lot of fun on the 2 hour beach ride. I was very apprehensive at first and Peter could definitely tell. He was very laid back and...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Peter did a great job accommodating our entire party of 7 (5 adults, 2 children). Peter and his team were very patient and thoughtful throughout our entire beach ride. The horses were very calm and well trained! What a great way to celebrate our daughters...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Stunning ride through the country side, we were blessed with the weather but the views were breathtaking. Peter is clearly a natural horseman, and the horses look so happy and well fed. I couldn't believe how close the horses got to each other and they...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Peter and Rebecca did a great job of making us welcome. We had a lot of fun and the scenery was incredible. The horses are great. We loved it. A must do for horse lovers!

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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We booked a two hour ride for our group and everyone had a wonderful time. The staff catered to both new and more experienced riders. The views were stunning and the guides really made sure we had a nice time. The owner met us when...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I found Peter and the Mountain View Horse Riding Centre on TripAdvisor and am so glad I booked a trail ride with them. My husband, who has some experience riding and I, with a lot of horse experience, both enjoyed the 3 hour Burren ride....More

Thank reihstravels
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Let me say that I would have given five stars with the exception of one thing: I didn't know the price could be negotiated..the experience was wonderful! Peter walked for two hours alongside my son who was apprehensive and nervous. Who does that? Amazing hospitality,...More

Thank Nichole D
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My friend and I a great 4-hour ride on two Gypsy Vanner horses, ending with canters through the surf on a lovely beach. We're advanced riders, and the horses were young (5 or 6) and had a ton of personality--but very well behaved, sweet, and...More

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Stacey W
24 July 2018|
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Response from Nichole D | Reviewed this property |
We booked ahead. I don't think they could accommodate walk- ins..there is not a person there 24/7
7 October 2017|
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Response from TaborTom | Reviewed this property |
I'd believe it depends on the season - August can be busy there, from what I understand. Also, it's family run, so they don't have a full time receptionist, and it may be a little while before they return emails off season... More
29 December 2016|
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Response from Mary C |
Hello, We offer 2 options for the beach ride. A shorter 2 hour beach only trek and a longer 4 hour combination trek which includes both Burren and beach trekking.