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Killegar Stables Riding School

The Scalp, Enniskerry, Ireland
+353 1 2860919
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Ranked #4 of 9 attractions in Enniskerry
Type: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Killegar stables is one of Ireland best established riding schools, situated on the Dublin /Wicklow boarder, just above the postcard village of... more » Owner description: Killegar stables is one of Ireland best established riding schools, situated on the Dublin /Wicklow boarder, just above the postcard village of Enniskerry.Offering horse riding lessons, trekking and livery services with a personal touch. We are just 5 minutes from the center of Enniskerry Village, The Powerscourt Estate & Ritz Carlton Hotel.We cater for all age groups and standards. Private tuition available.We take pride in maintaining a warm, friendly atmosphere for all clients. « less
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Bray, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Every time when I am there I feel happy and I'm glad of horse riding whether it rains or not. Lovely horses, great people, beautiful views. I sincerely recommend Killegar Stable!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

My friend and I had really good time with guys in Killegar Stables. Really nice people working there, and they look after you, and make you feel very comfortable even if you aren't very experienced. No one is rushing you either. Horses are very pleasant and well behaved. Trek is the best way to see the scenery, but we will... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I Love Killegar, staff are friendly and welcoming, horses are well used to working with those of us who are not quite so skilled!

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

My daughter happened to be turning 5 while we were visiting Ireland from the United States and as luck would have it, we were due to visit Enniskerry a day before her birthday. I started looking around to see what the area had to offer and I was so excited to find a stable, my daughter is a horse fanatic... More

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Castleknock, Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Myself and my mother purchased 2 hours tracking in Killegar stables in summer 2013. We had little horse riding experience so we had done first hour as a lesson and for the second hour we headed to the fields. It was a wonderful day and three people were out with us during the lesson, the instructor ( nice polish lady)... More

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timduggan, Manager at Killegar Stables Riding School, responded to this review

Many thanks Lenka for taking the time to leave a review. First off I apologize for this experience that you had in our yard. We constantly work to provide the best of standards when it comes to a friendly and enjoyable experience. This is why this review comes as a surprise to us. I looked back at the records and... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

9 of us went on an hours trek through Killegar forest, and we were all totally buzzing after it. I cannot think of a better way to see the scenery. I have been on many treks and I thought these guys were brilliant, they gave the people who had never ridden in our group confidence and made the ride thoroughly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This was my first time riding a horse and I had a wonderful time here. All of the staff were friendly and helpful. I had great instruction for an hour, learning how to ride a horse, and felt confident afterwards. They have so many beautiful horses here - all shapes and sizes, I saw people of a variety of age... More

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Londoon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

My daughter is four and mad about horses. Over the course of a week in late October (half-term), she had two private lessons and spent a day at a horse camp. She was taught by Margaret who was a wonderful teacher. We are back in London now and Melina is still talking about her experience. I hope she will have... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

I'm an American who wanted a chance to go horseback riding during my time in Ireland. I booked a two-hour ride at Killegar through Wicklow day tours. It was a truly amazing experience. I took a one hour lesson followed by one hour trek. As an experienced rider I was afraid that my time in the ring would be boring,... More

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Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Booked a surprise visit to the stables for my wife as we were staying in the area (Powerscourt 10 minutes down the road) for our wedding anniversary. From the moment I booked with the riding school through to jumping off the horse at the end of our visit we were made very welcome and safe in the hands of the... More

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