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Address: Moneygold Grange | Sligo, Grange, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 71 916 6156
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For the time of your life on horseback! Island View is a family run...

For the time of your life on horseback! Island View is a family run Trekking centre and riding school that offer horse riding for all- beginners or experienced, children or adults. Beach rides, lessons, day rides to the stables' private island, residential holiday packages, short breaks and horse drawn carriage trips are available all year round.

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Wonderful horses and beautiful ladies,and breath taking view. I really enjoyed to ride here. I and my son ( 9 years) went to beach trekking and took riding lessons. We want to go... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 25, 2015
Maria K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful horses and beautiful ladies,and breath taking view. I really enjoyed to ride here. I and my son ( 9 years) went to beach trekking and took riding lessons. We want to go again. Thank you very much.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

A dynamic ride along the beach and into the country side on an Irish bred horse, very special experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Just a lovely ride along the beach. Were accompanied by 2 staff members, didn't catch they're names but both were really friendly. Great value for money and really professional.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Everyone in our group agreed this was the highlight of our trip to Ireland. We did a 2 hour beach and bog ride that started around 10:00am. It was like something out of a movie! The beach was so serene and you could see a castle in the distance. We are not experienced horseback riders but they were very helpful... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Booked a trek with my daughter (6yo). I had never been on a horse before. We were with a group trek of about 15 people, it was lovely. Trekked own a quite country lane and onto the beach. It was lovely, felt totally comfortable. The horses seemed to know exactly what to do and where to go. The people working... More 

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Adliswil, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

It could not have been better! We had the "Sunset" Appartment for one week and spent a lot of hours on horseback. There are horses and rides for every level. You can feel that the owners take good care of the horses, though it was quite busy during this week.

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Thank Karin J
Sligo, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Visited here with a group of us a while ago. Enjoyed the session but felt a bit shortchanged I dont know maybe i was expecting a bit much. The guide was lovely though and beach was fab.

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

enjoyed a 5 day blend of lunge lessons, beach rides culminating in a 4 hour ride through stunning Wild Atlantic Way ...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I just came back from a one week riding vacation with Island View Riding Stables. What can I say. The horses were great, very responsive and well taken care of. The beach rides were fantastic, the coastal scenery absolutely beautiful. I highly recommend Island View Riding Stables.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I took my three daughters for a 1 1/2 beach ride. Hayley and Jillian are good riders and wanted to canter. Casey has Down Syndrome and is comfortable walking. I thought they would need to split us up. Instead, we were taken in one group to start, and then Selena took the two off cantering down the beach while Alex... More 

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