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Donegal Equestrian Centre

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Finner Road, Bundoran, Ireland
+353 71 984 1977
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Wonderful experience

I booked a private 1 hour beach ride and had a wonderful experience. The stables are well kept and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
via mobile
family activity for four.

Great experence for a family of 4 for 1 hour horse riding thru the dunes on the beach 110 euro... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
County Meath, Ireland
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Donegal Equestrian Centre situated 1 mile from the centre of Bundoran in the beautiful North West coast of Ireland. Is the perfect choice for all your horse riding. We offer instruction in riding, pony camps, beach & trail rides suitable for all levels of rider. The centre has a wide range of horses and ponies from 11hh - 17hh to suit all abilities.Most of all Donegal Equestrian can offer you an unforgetable experience in a fun and safe environment.
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“horse riding” (6 reviews)
“sand dunes” (6 reviews)
“beach ride” (5 reviews)
Finner Road, Bundoran, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I booked a private 1 hour beach ride and had a wonderful experience. The stables are well kept and the booking system is really efficient. The beach ride was fantastic. My horse (Julia) was good as gold and was unphased by surfers, dogs etc as...More

Thank CB_Co_Clare
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Great experence for a family of 4 for 1 hour horse riding thru the dunes on the beach 110 euro. Only done side was we each had to take our horses over a main road which was very busy so i was nervous for the...More

Thank lesley792015
R4c_hel, Owner at Donegal Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your positive review and I am glad that your family enjoyed their time with us. :) I would just like to add for the benefit of other possible clients that we always lead the horses across the road unmounted and mount in...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

No horsing about with this place - if you will excuse the pun. This place is a slick and well run, but extremely customer orientated horse riding facility in one of the most beautiful places in Ireland. Extremely safety conscious, with great horses, and fantastic...More

2  Thank errol2015
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a wonderful dunes ride! The staff was so kind and helpful! The owner Rachel was gracious and welcoming. We enjoyed the whole experience and what a view!

Thank shannonac37
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We booked a private beach ride and it was a great experience. We met Roisin in the office, where we were given boots & a hat. There's changing rooms and toilets too! Then we met our horses - the lovely Benson & totally forgotten the...More

Thank Fimckay
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We've been with our two girls (aged 9 and 6) to the centre about 5 or 6 times now. It's a must for every trip to Donegal. The staff are so friendly and the one on one attention is great not to mention the horses...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We called at 9am to check if there was availability on the 10am beach ride and were delighted that there was! It ended up being just the two of us, the instructor Roisin and one other riding school regulars on the ride. It was absolutely...More

Thank Iolanda T
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Always wanted to do a beach ride. Here was my chance. I came over from Coventry for a family celebration, but temptation was too much. Booked online, tried to pay deposit online which wasn't working at the time. They offered to send a PayPal request,...More

Thank Caron M
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The staff at Donegal EC are some of the friendliest people I've ever met. They know so much about the local area it's like a history lesson and guided tour all rolled into one. The horses are well mannered and well cared for. Would recommend...More

Thank Amy9567
Reviewed 20 September 2016

After a quick call to the center to make sure that there was availability on a perfectly sunny day in high season, we found ourselves led by Maurice, who was entertaining, fun and kind. My ten year old daughter, who had been spooked and hadn't...More

Thank Cynthia P
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Questions & Answers
Rysha C
14 March 2015|
Response from R4c_hel | Property representative |
Our online booking system is set to a min of 48 hours and a max of 3 months. If you would like to email or telephone I can confirm the booking for you.
Rysha C
25 February 2015|
Response from R4c_hel | Property representative |
Hi The nearest bus stop to the stables is at Finner the bus you need to take from Donegal is the 480.