We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cooper's Hill Equine

Features Animals
Open Now: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Review Highlights
Highly recommend

My partner and I had an amazing experience with them. We are not expert, or even amateur riders... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2019
Highly recommend

Me and my two girls had a wonderful outing today. We didnt go mad as my youngest is not long off... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2019
Jen P
Read all 213 reviews
All photos (672)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
Cooper's Hill Equine offer horse riding just 2 miles from Galway city centre. We can organise horse riding tours to the Burren, to a Haunted Castle, or you can go cross country jumping in Connemara. You can ride to a local beach from our barn and...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
40 Glenanail Drive | Castlegar, Galway 0000, Ireland
+353 83 316 8366
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Galway
from $56.23
More Info
from $38.24
More Info
from $33.74
More Info
from $56.23
More Info
Reviews (213)
Filter reviews
199 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews cross country riding experience experienced riders haunted castle wonderful horses hour ride amazing ride ride horses irish sport local countryside longer ride wonderful trek cloonacauneen castle fun ride ear to ear many many thanks quiet country lanes
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 199 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited coopers hill back in july to buy a horse called delboy..whilst out hacking delboy on the Saturday I found del shacking his head really badly, james from coopers hill said it was nothing other than flies.. the way WE stop him doing it...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Grahams-del
Reviewed August 11, 2019

My partner and I had an amazing experience with them. We are not expert, or even amateur riders, having only been on a horse a handful of times. Ciara was very easy to communicate with and I never felt unsafe on the horses. Midnight and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank carolemdore
Reviewed July 25, 2019

Me and my two girls had a wonderful outing today. We didnt go mad as my youngest is not long off the lead rein. But we didnt care the horses where so well behaved and my two beamed from ear to ear and cant wait...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jen P
Reviewed July 7, 2019

My daughter and I had an amazing ride last month with Cooper's Hill Equine. Our guides, James and Saoirse were great! We galloped along a lovely beach after a nice swim in Galway Bay on our trusty Irish Cobs ,Rodney and Del Boy. We then...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank ponyfeathers
Reviewed July 1, 2019

My husband and I took a recent trip from the USA to Ireland for our 40th wedding Anniversary. The absolute highlight of our trip was the Burren trail ride which we booked with Cooper's Hill Equine., We have some experience riding, but are by no...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Lori C
Reviewed June 29, 2019

I had an amazing ride with these guys! I did a 2hr ride through the countryside and it was absolutely beautiful. My horse Reggie was an absolute gem and our guide was great.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Tara V
Reviewed June 25, 2019

Such a fun ride!! Rode a stunning 16.3 Irish Sport horse!! Crossing traffic never bothered her! Beautiful canters with gorgeous sites to see!!! James was so much fun and with a great sense of humor!! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Lisatookatrip
Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

Me and my sister had an amazing ride with Reggie & Jazz! Chiara so helful with the bookings, 🙏🏻James totally funny and great with the horses and really knew everything! ⭐️ After checking our skills, we were cantering at the beach, horses so fun&cool! Walking...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank EvSo1966
Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

My friend Sam invited me along on a trip to Galway, having rode with James at Cooper’s Hill last summer she knew how much fun it was, and how unique the experience was. We planned our entire trip around staying in Galway and riding with...More

Date of experience: June 2019
3  Thank mauragunter
Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

With only half a day's notice I was able to arrange a lovely ride with James, through local countryside. I went out on a limb, and told Ciara about my riding experience, and what I would like to ride. James and Paul arrived in the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
3  Thank hugoji
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 nearby hotels
Glasan Holiday Village
50 reviews
.97 miles away
the g Hotel & Spa Galway
3,288 reviews
1.01 miles away
The Connacht Hotel
2,291 reviews
1.01 miles away
Travelodge Galway
846 reviews
1.04 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 580 nearby restaurants
Rockin’ Joe’s Diner
473 reviews
1.00 miles away
Shake Dog
126 reviews
1.00 miles away
Khow Thai restaurant
41 reviews
.77 miles away
The Galway Plate Resturant
108 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 405 nearby attractions
The Worm Hole (Poll na bPeist)
259 reviews
.96 miles away
Galway Races
18 reviews
.63 miles away
Pillo Hotel Spa,
17 reviews
.64 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
July 7, 2016|
Response from CiaraSWalsh |
Hi Amber, I cant send you the email or website address because of Trip Advisor guidlelines But if you find Cooper's Hill Equine on Facebook you can message them directly.
June 9, 2015|
Response from Ciara C |
Hi I think you may have us confused with another place. Regards Ciara