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Caribbean International Riding Centre

Address: Cleland Plantation, Barbados
Phone Number: 246 422 7433
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Type: Horseback Riding Stables, Equestrian Trails, Adventure
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Type: Horseback Riding Stables, Equestrian Trails, Adventure
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

It's always been on my bucket list to ride a horse on a wonderful sandy beach in the sea and so when I saw this excursion in Barbados I was determined to make it happen. My 17 year old daughter and I were picked up from our hotel and transported to the stables in the hills at the north of... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I have always wanted to ride on the beach, and having a horse of my own I didn't just want to plod. It was just myself and the guild Alex that went on the ride, the horses are lovely and well looked after. We went on a 2hour ride, through the woods and then across the beach, we had some... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

I booked this trip with I must say intrepidation , my daughter rides well, my wife has ridden, I am a complete beginner, I was also concerned about the care of the horses, well I should not have had any concerns, a taxi pick up from the hotel nice journey across the island met by Naomi's daughter and Alex our... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

I enjoyed the whole experience, from arriving at the yard and meeting the various (very well cared for) animals, to riding off down to the sea and part way back. The horses are very lean fit types, not really what I am used to but they behaved perfectly and carry riders with a range of abilities including complete beginners. Barbados... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

My fiance and I are both inexperienced horse riders and she was a little concerned at first at some of the steep drops we rode down but the horses were very steady and secure. After a little while we relaxed into it and Alex was a very good guide, stopping to take photos of everyone at scenic spots and chatting... More 

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Cheltenham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

We went for a beach ride at this yard while on holiday. My fiance is an inexperienced rider, he was perfectly matched to a very steady sort who wasn't strong and was quite happy to plod along while myself and the guide, Alex, picked up the pace on the beach. Alex was a great guide, very relaxed and friendly. We... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Neither my husband or I had ever been horse riding before but decided we would give it a go. We were picked up from our hotel by the owner, and taken to the stables where we met our horses and Alex the guide. To say I was nervous is a bit of an understatement however I needn't have worried. The... More 

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Swindon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

On arrival we were greeted by the ex-owner who assisted us in completing forms and fitting riding hats. We paid 180 bajan dollars (£60) for one and a half hours of riding per person. After this Alex took over matching horses to our ability and height etc mine was twilight (small but mischievous) and my partners was Arubia (chilled and... More 

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Bridgetown, Barbados
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

My daughter and I had an enjoyable ride today. She did not want to leave, Will definitely visit again :)

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Kilkenny
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

My partner, 7 year old and I recently included a beach ride in our barbados adventure. Had a great time even though the skies opened on us and we were soaked yo the bone. I echo sentiment of others here in saying that the horses are well cared for and conditioned which is quite a feat when dealing with Barbados... More 

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