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Ocean Echo Stables

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Newcastle | St. John, Barbados
+1 246-433-6772
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Amazing ride

Went on an hour and a half hack which took us down to the beach. There were four of us in my group... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
london62017
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London, United Kingdom
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Amazing

Can not thank the team anoth,made my dream come true by riding a horse on the beach,and it was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kerry G
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“horse riding” (14 reviews)
“ocean echo” (19 reviews)
“hour ride” (23 reviews)
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Newcastle | St. John, Barbados
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+1 246-433-6772
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"horse riding"
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"ocean echo"
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"hour ride"
in 23 reviews
"an experienced rider"
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"wonderful ride"
in 6 reviews
"local history"
in 6 reviews
"plants and trees"
in 5 reviews
"took pictures"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful horses"
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"flora and fauna"
in 4 reviews
"wonderful guide"
in 3 reviews
"two hours"
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"photos and videos"
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"the east coast"
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"picked up from our hotel"
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"wealth of information"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on an hour and a half hack which took us down to the beach. There were four of us in my group and we had two guides with us. The guides made us feel extremely relaxed and we were well looked after. The horses...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can not thank the team anoth,made my dream come true by riding a horse on the beach,and it was beautiful.The horses are very well looked after and so well behaved.Excellent for people who don't ride,as 2 guides come out with you and look after u...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went on the hour and half ride with three friends of mixed riding ability we all thought it was a great experience We went out with two quides one took me off for a canter through the countryside while the others enjoyed a more...More

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SamBrowne79, Manager at Ocean Echo Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Loved having you visit also and looking forward to staying in touch. Thanks 😉

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ramshackled but very good. Don’t be put off by appearance. The guys are excellent riders and manage the treks well taking great care of all riders without being intrusive. Knowledgeable of the horses, some are professional jockeys, they make the rides easy. Through gullies and...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

AMAZING EXPERIENCE!! My boyfriend & I rode out with Karim today, on two lovely ponies, Peace & Trinity. Im an experience rider and my Boyfriend has ridden a couple of time before. we rode though the banana plantations and along the beach. Very relaxed, Karim...More

1  Thank Jess P
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We did the 1 1/2 hr bath beach riding tour, which was a lovely ride, through trees, past plantations, and along bath beach on the edge of the sea. The horses are lovely and very well kept, Royalty was my horse for the ride and...More

1  Thank rebecca s
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We loved everything about this visit, Beautiful peaceful, idyllic location on the fantastic east side of the island. Thanks to Samatha for the directions so we found it easily. Friendly hosts, and beautiful horses. We did the hour and half trek along Bath Beach, with...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I undertook a fare amount of research on the best stables prior to my visit- so I did seek out Ocean Echo to arrange my ride. It is a small family run establishment, who really care for the horses and have an evident wealth and...More

2  Thank Sue M
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

My husband and I visited the stables for a ride during our honeymoon. We went on the 1.5 hour tour around 2:45pm. Samantha who picked us up was very nice and talkative during our 30 minute car ride from our resort. Once we arrived we...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

This was a great experience. Samantha and Bernhardt were awesome hosts. Even though I was the only booking, they took me out for a 2 hour ride. Bernhardt took lots of photos for me so I didn't have to worry about taking pictures. I'd definitely...More

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Shaq W
28 June 2018|
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Response from Sue M | Reviewed this property |
They offer a range of services. The cost depends on the length of the ride, the level of rider and therefore what you do and where you can ride. It is not expensive - but I suggest a review of their prices by service on... More
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dbjgill
9 June 2018|
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Response from SamBrowne79 | Property representative |
Hi, weight limit of 210lbs (95kg)15stone or thereabouts
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workingclasslass
16 April 2018|
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Response from SamBrowne79 | Property representative |
Hi there, If you give us about 4 or 5 days notice that should be sufficient. In terms of the weather it really depends on the severity and also the client. Some folks don’t mind riding if the the rain comes others don’t... More
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