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Sheans Horse Farm

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38 Coolkeeran Road, Armoy BT53 8XL, Northern Ireland
+44 7759 320434
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So informative and welcoming!

We paid a visit as part of a group tour, and enjoyed the tea and scones along with a brief... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
katiejay64
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
horse riding at Sheans Farm

spent a morning here with my cub scouts (aged 8-11 years) completing their horse riding badge. The... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
gilnahirkscouts
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Enjoy the most extensive Horse / Pony Trekking and Hacking facilities along Ireland’s North Coast at Sheans Horse Farm. Sheans Horse Farm is a Riding School and Trekking Centre on the McKinley family farm in the North Antrim hills. Our riding takes place on miles of offroad tracks that wind high into the beautiful North Antrim Hills. Beginners or confident riders can experience the freedom, fun and buzz of horse riding at Sheans Horse Farm.
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38 Coolkeeran Road, Armoy BT53 8XL, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

We paid a visit as part of a group tour, and enjoyed the tea and scones along with a brief historical presentation and chance to learn how to cut some peat. It was such an enjoyable few hours, and the countryside is just beautiful. So...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

spent a morning here with my cub scouts (aged 8-11 years) completing their horse riding badge. The staff were all very friendly and helpful and had a genuine interest in teaching children to ride. The horses and ponies were all well cared for and all...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My son bought me a picnic ride for Mothers day and his girlfriend joined us on our day out. On driving in we were first impressed by the appearance of the yard and the turnout of staff. Well kept and maintained. We met Maggie and...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

The scenery is to die for. The staff were so informative and friendly. Clearly you could see that the horses were well looked after and loved. They were well trained and very safe. This is a very clean farm. Costings were reasonable and would certainly...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

I suppose there are many ways that you could see Northern Ireland. You could come up on a bus from Belfast and make the mandatory stops along the way where you might get a few minutes to take pictures at the Giant’s Causeway and the...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Would highly recommend Sheans all the girls were so welcoming and friendly, horses were fab and great way to see the beautiful NI countryside and stunning views.

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Thank you everyone for an afternoon of stories, tea ad freshly made scones! Everyone was very nice. Wish we had more time

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had the best time riding horses here. She rode a Norwegian Fjord horse and mine was an Irish Cob horse. Danny is an excellent guide. They select a horse and guide you through how to ride. It was very easy to...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I tried very hard to think of a fault with this place but simply can't . The staff are fantastic, friendly, helpful, fun, knowledgeable, while the horses they gave us (as beginners) were perfect. We did their picnic run and we're fortunate enough to get...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

My girlfriend and I just returned from Ireland and one of the main destinations was Sheans. I really can't say enough good things about this experience. We chose the picnic ride. She's an experienced rider and I'm a novice. The appropriate horses were chosen. Our...More

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Denise B
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Response from Gilliandash | Reviewed this property |
Head towards centre of Armoy village & turn right at St Olcans primary school onto Glenshesk Rd ,which is towards the Scenic route to the Glens etc.Continue for approx a mile past the Church of Ireland Parish & turn right... More
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