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Brennanstown Riding School

Address: Hollybrook | Kilmacanogue, Bray, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 1 2863778
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Ranked #8 of 19 Attractions in Bray
Type: Horseback Riding Stables, Sports
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Owner description: Brennanstown Riding School is one of Ireland's longest running and best known equestrian centres. While we specialize in riding lessons we also offer scenic trekking with treks up the Little Sugar Loaf Mountain and also into the magnificent Kilruddery Estate. Trek lengths range from one hour for as little as 33 euro per person up to two hour treks and combo treks which include lunch at neighboring attractions.
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English first
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I was treated to a private trek for my birthday and couldn't have enjoyed it more. The staff and facilities are great. The views on the trek were stunning. It was a great way to spend my birthday. Our instructor Andrea was a really lovely girl and guided us through everything brilliantly. She has a true passion and that showed.

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Gjovik, Norway
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My wife and I went for a one hour trek. The stables are located right next to M11(M50?) and the first impression may be put off by the noise from the traffic, but don't worry you will leave the traffic-noise on your trek. I have almost no experience with riding horses and found the experience fun. My wife has more... More

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Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I would love to be able to write a review about this stable but despite sending several emails to them no one has bothered to reply. Very poor customer relations.

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I was in Dublin from the states and this was probably the best experience of the trip. The facility felt like stepping back into time, in a good way. Everything was so peaceful and beautiful. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, as we had a group of 8 pretty inexperienced riders. The views were amazing along the trek as... More

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San Francisco, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Everyone was friendly and we all had a great ride. Horses were well cared for and they took care to keep our 6 year old son safe and happy.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We were a bunch of beginners who booked an hour trip and it was awesome ! Very proffesional, highly recommended ! And defo will be back:) Well done.

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

We went for a a first time family riding experience this weekend (using a gift token) and it was wonderful. Yvonne our instructor took us on a mini-trek up the mountains and down again and it was great fun. Our two young boys had a great time and loved the experience. So did my wife and I. I got the... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

Myself and my partner went on a 2 hour ride out. This is the second time we have been to brennantown equestrian centre. On both occasions the staff were very friendly and helpful which added to the experience. The horses were great and very well cared for. The lands they have available are extensive and the scenery is just breathtaking.... More

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Djibouti, Djibouti
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

A fantastic trek. From the yard through some beautiful forest and on up into the fields at the foot of the Wicklow mountains for a good canter. Then onto a small but well maintained Cross Country course. Excellent surroundings and beautiful Horses. Many thanks to Louise and the rest of the staff.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

What a great trek! I arrived at the stables and was met by friendly, relaxed staff (and a waggy tailed stray dog one of the staff had taken under her wing). As you walk in you can see immediately how well looked after the stables and the horses are. We all mounted at the school and did a little bit... More

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