We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Spirit of the West

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: West Bay KY1-1302, Grand Cayman
Phone Number: +1 345-916-8669
Website
Description:

One of the most unique ways to experience Grand Cayman! Trek along the edge...

One of the most unique ways to experience Grand Cayman! Trek along the edge of the Caribbean Sea atop one of our magnificent beauties! Enjoy a lazy walk as the surf rolls in and out at the feet of your horse. For the more adventurous, feel the wind in your hair as you canter along the white sand beach. Try something completely out of the ordinary with the swim ride - hold on tight as your horse is steered into the cool and refreshing waters of the Caribbean for a wonderful swim.The true romantics can see the softer side of Cayman with the moonlit ride during the full moon. Guided only by the natural instincts of your horse, enjoy the peaceful nirvana of paradise where the modern world is far and away!Whatever your choice, Spirit of the West delivers premium service with true Caymanian hospitality. Each ride is an experience of a lifetime and every rider feels like they have done something they will never forget!

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 462 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 398
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Great mornings activity

Booked with Spirit of the West online and wasn't disappointed, Donovan arrived on time as scheduled (lovely man) and drop us to West Bay where we were met by Jordan (very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Colin M
,
Dublin, Ireland

Similar Things to Do in West Bay

Add Photo Write a Review

462 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 462: English reviews
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booked with Spirit of the West online and wasn't disappointed, Donovan arrived on time as scheduled (lovely man) and drop us to West Bay where we were met by Jordan (very knowledgeable guy and made the experience top class. Horses were great and responded really well, I had John Patrick (re-named John Fitzpatrick now) who was perfect. If you are... More 

Helpful?
Thank Colin M
Ashburn, Virginia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arriving in Grand Cayman our taxi driver suggested different things to do while in the Caymans, one of which was riding the horses along the beach. He said there were several companies that offer rides, but Spirit of the West was the best. Several other people reinforced this. So we booked with Spirit of the West and they didn't... More 

Helpful?
Thank Deb B
Lowell, Vermont
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Michael as a guide and the tour was small and personal only being our small group. The weather was amazing and Michael told us about the area and sights.

Helpful?
Thank Alex R
Greeley, Colorado
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had made reservations on Sunday night for a beach horse ride for Wednesday. I booked the sea side ride, private tour for my wife and I. We met Donovan in the parking lot of Pagallelo's restaurant. Donovan took care of the business paperwork, then we followed him in our car a few hundred yards up, and met Jordan. Jordan... More 

Helpful?
Thank nscameron
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spirit of the West came highly recommended by a friend and we weren't the least bit disappointed with this extraordinary experience. We opted for the private Caribbean Sea Swim ride and it was truly exceptional. I rode Sweet Ayesha and my boyfriend rode John Patrick. They were very calm and sweet horses. Our guide was incredibly knowledgable and prioritized our... More 

Helpful?
Thank Carolyn L
Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

My daughters and I are very experienced riders and wanted to try the beach ride and swim. Not only was our ship late, and Donovan waited an hour for us, he is so knowledgeable about local history and government that my economist daughter had fascinating conversation with him. I learned a lot about island history and government as well. Jordan... More 

Helpful?
Thank jmmil32
Longview, Texas
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Horseback riding in crystal clear Caribbean water is a completely unique experience, even for those who ride regularly. We did a private ride with Jordan and it was worth every penny and more.

Helpful?
Thank SaucyDrJesus
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Anyone travelling to Cayman I would highly recommend spirit of the west. The tour guide was great, the horses where so well trained and great. The tour was perfect and well organised a highly recommended must! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Helpful?
Thank S J
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This was something that I have been wanting to do two trips ago. I am so glad that ,I waited until I got to Spirit of the West. What a Joy they were Mr. Donovan & Mr Jordan and the other guys were Wonderful! I understand they have been on the island for quite some time I pray they will... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sytreco
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Had a great time with Michael. I was a little nervous, but he was extremely patient and was a great guide!

Helpful?
Thank cmerzel

Travellers who viewed Spirit of the West also viewed

 
Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
 

Been to Spirit of the West? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Spirit of the West and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Spirit of the West staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?