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The Point Equestrian Centre and Pony Trekking

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Address: Keeraun More, Ballyconneely, Clifden, Ireland
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+353 95 23685

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Found a (huge) horse for me - never been on a horse before. Lovely walk on the beach. The more experienced riders got to have a canter. Horses clearly well looked after. Hats and... read more

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Bruton, United Kingdom
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Bruton, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Found a (huge) horse for me - never been on a horse before. Lovely walk on the beach. The more experienced riders got to have a canter. Horses clearly well looked after. Hats and boots provided if high quality.

Thank tcm2007
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Sean was kind enough to take my daughter and myself out in late November. The ponies were very calm but willing to trot and canter. To canter on the beach was a first for both of us. Sean would always check in with us to see if we wanted to change the pace. He was a pleasure to talk with... More 

Thank ajscherer
Incline Village
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23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely area to ride and well trained horses for every level rider. Make sure you spend time walking around town after your ride- it's a beautiful location.

Thank TahoeMarta
Guelph, Canada
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Our ride with the point pony trekking was a dream. Located right on the ocean, we enjoyed the beaches and towns as soon as we started out. As experienced riders we were able to enjoy a faster paced ride while less experienced riders in the group still got a great experience too. The horses were great and in good health.... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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234 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The point is a family run business that has a variety of rides, most interesting are the 2 hour treks that go out to local island along beach when tide is out, 1 hour treks are also interesting along beautiful beaches of white sand with an amazing colour blue sea. They cater for all, levels and have an experienced staff,who... More 

Thank clarelor
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We came across this by chance, although I had seen Christine Bleakeney go horse riding from here along the beach. Sean was able to take me for an hour's ride at short notice, and it was lovely. The scenery was superb along the beaches. The pony was calm and well behaved. A great experience.

Thank Jackeyp
dublin ireland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Two hours treking with Matilda was the highlight of my trip to Connemara. The scenery of course was amazing as the weather behaved throughout and horse riding on white sandy beaches was all that I had hoped it would be. Matilda was a fantastic host, experienced and did everything to make sure that both myself and a visiting friend had... More 

Thank ChrisMull000
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

They were amazing at the stables, friendly guide. The horses were healthy and happy. Words can't describe the experience, the views were out of this world. If you're in the area and enjoy riding you must go

Thank Lara K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This ride takes you to some of the most gorgeous coastline in the world. We had a fantastic guide, exceptionally well-behaved horses (with cows, dogs, the one car we saw). We had a group of varying experience levels and our guide catered to us all. The 3 hour ride was perfect - gallops along the beach, splashing through the waves,... More 

Thank Sarah S
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely spectacular scenery and a wonderful guide. We went with two young kids and the trek and horses were ideal. They had a great time!

Thank albuckcus

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