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Half Moon Equestrian Center

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Surf and Turf riding

A group of 7 of us with 2 kids (12 and 14) had the absolute pleasure of having Trina and her staff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Betsy H
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Half Moon Equestrian Center Best Beach Horse Play EVER!

The Center and the ride on the horses into the water is unique because you REALLY swim with the... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Freehold, New Jersey
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“surf and turf”(9 reviews)
“pony rides”(3 reviews)
Welcome to the best quality horseback riding experience in Montego Bay. We are located at the luxurious Half Moon Resort. You can enjoy a variety of equestrian activities: riding, jumping, polo lessons and the thrilling beach ride.At the Stables you...more
Half Moon Resort, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 7 of us with 2 kids (12 and 14) had the absolute pleasure of having Trina and her staff set us up with the most amazing ride and swim ever!!!! Some had ridden before, but most of us hadn’t and they all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Betsy H
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The Center and the ride on the horses into the water is unique because you REALLY swim with the horses. The Center, owner Trina and staff are welcoming, warm, fun, respectful and great at their work! The rescue horses are beautiful. Horseback riding on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank bonnieglockwood
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

If you want to feel what it is to swim with a horse under to well give them a shout they will take down to beach where you will go for a swim

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank iananddi
Reviewed April 5, 2018

I really enjoyed my ride at Half Moon Bay Equestrian. The grounds are very well cared for as well as the horses. The horse I rode was named Braveheart and he was lovely. I wish he were mine:) A young man named Smalls took me...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Mary Lou B
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

My best friend and I went for the surf and turf on our last day and it was one of the best activities we’d done our whole trip. With a bit of instruction at the beginning, Mark led us and our horses to the beach...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Paris F
Reviewed February 18, 2018

I can’t say enough wonderful things about Trina, and her staff! As a life long rider I’ve always associated “vacation riding” with dangerous conditions and questionable care for the animals. The times I’ve taken the risk I’ve immediately regretted it. HMEC changed that for me...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

We took this tour as part of an excursion with carnival and it was beyond incredible. The guides were informative and very helpful.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Unfortunately there had been a storm the day/night before and the sea was still pretty choppy with some large waves, so going in too deep wasn't possible. That did not spoil the experience in any way. It was wonderful and i can highly recommend doing...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed July 2, 2017

The equestrian center is a must visit if you are staying at Half Moon. For KIDS: (see below for adults) I brought my three children (age 6, 6, 4) to ride the ponies $25 each). We were surprised to find that they had other animals....More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Rebecca I
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Trina and her super competent team of guide provided a once in a lifetime experience for this novice. Our guide Mark was a total pro: patient, informative - just amazing.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Diana B
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May 4, 2017|
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Response from trinadelisser | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. Reservations are needed wherever you are staying. We can do transportation within the Montego Bay area.
April 28, 2017|
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Response from trinadelisser | Property representative |
Thank you. The turf and surf experience lasts approx 90mins.