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Sheans Horse Farm

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Address: 38 Coolkeeran Rd, Armoy BT53 8XL, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 07759320434
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Description: Enjoy the most extensive Horse / Pony Trekking and Hacking facilities...
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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5 star!!

Great day had by my friend and I. Took the 90 min hack lead by Kevin and not a road in sight. Great staff, great views, great horses catering for every level. Definitely recommend... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great day had by my friend and I. Took the 90 min hack lead by Kevin and not a road in sight. Great staff, great views, great horses catering for every level. Definitely recommend and will most certainly be back! Well done Sheans!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

Took My nephews and friends. The owners were great with us all as most of us visiting today had no experience. They gave us clear instructions and gave us confidence. Highly recommend to everyone. My nephews want to go back tomorrow. A well run business

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

When I arrived I was a little nervous and not sure what to expect, but I was made to feel very welcome and at ease straight away. I rode with the Sunday group on JR which was a very social event, lots of fun but at no time did it feel unsafe. Tea and scones afterwards. I enjoyed it so... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

From the first time I emailed to book all the way through the ride the customer service was incredible. I signed up for a 90 minute hack (they do shorter less intense rides for novice riders) and couldn't have had a better time. We started out with 6 people and warmed up in the arena to get the horses ready... More 

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Ballycastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I was on a main road on a horse when it got spooked and bolted. I did not have enough experience to pull the horse up and stop it.That was 12 years ago,and now i have had several lessons and feel my confidence being restored once again. For the first time i am getting professional tutation, and i am totally... More 

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We had a fabulous morning at Shean's Horse Farm on 28th March. When we arrived Danny, Maggie & Kevin were very welcoming and reassuring. Although my wife and 13 year old daughter are experienced riders, I am really quite nervous around horses. The staff are very experienced and soon arranged for suitable well behaved horses. Safety was evidently taken very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Kevin our guide was so much fun - they made sure we were okay and doing well. We trotted and cantered and it was amazing. It is worth every penny. My husband was with me and he just loved this ride. Great job Shean's keep up the good work.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I have never been on or near a horse before. Soon as wee arrived we were made to feel very welcome by all the staff. I was introduced to my horse Merlin. You could tell these horses were so well trained. After a couple of minutes i felt quite comfortable on the back of merlin. Throughout the session we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

My girlfriend and I took a trip up from Dublin, and we were the only two there that day. We went out with Paul and Danny for a 3.5 hour hack which was fantastic!! Got to take a nice lunch break and Paul was helpful and gave me tips on how to be a better rider (I'm only an advanced... More 

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Ballymoney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Took kids to the christmas experience at Sheans horse farm. It was fantastic. We met mrs clause and had a ride up the mountain on the santa express. We seen santas runway and post office. After we seen lots of animals. We met the big man himself. Santa and his elfs sang happy birthday to my daughter. It was amazing.... More 

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