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Bantry Pony Trekking - CLOSED

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Perfect family outing

We were complete beginners visiting the Bantry area and decided this would be a nice family... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
Grabugsy
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Dublin, Ireland
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Wonderful experience - 5 stars!

I go pony trekking with my daughter regularly at Jennys stables. I had always wanted to learn to... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
HannahJaneDare
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Glengarriff, Ireland
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We have a large selection of horses and ponies to suit all ages and abilities. Beginners are especially welcome and our carefully selected Irish Cobs are sure to give you a safe pleasant introduction to riding and the Irish countryside. Groups are...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Coomanore South | Mealagh Valley, Bantry P75 HX84, Ireland
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+353 83 143 2614
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We were complete beginners visiting the Bantry area and decided this would be a nice family outing. It didn’t disappoint, Jenny and her team were great and took into account our lack of experience, explaining everything and putting us at ease. The kids (age 7...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

I go pony trekking with my daughter regularly at Jennys stables. I had always wanted to learn to ride and I'm loving it! We are going for a birthday party soon also. Jenny is a very good teacher and is very welcoming and accommodating. Well...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Done the indoor pony trotting with my friend and her 10year old son for his birthday.. the instructors made us feel so welcome and reasured us as it was our first time horse riding. The horse were so well looked after and friendly. The Birthday...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

We booked to do a family pony trek during our half term holiday trip. On the morning of our scheduled adventure the weather was grim!! None of us fancied getting soaked and not being able to see much due to the low hanging mist that...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing time. Did the hour and a half and could have stayed out all day. The instructors were so good and you could just tell they loved doing what they were doing, a yard full of happy horses and ponies.Just a fabulous...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

I recently moved to Ireland and wanted to get back riding , I am so pleased I found this place , it's perfect . Booking the lesson was easy and when I arrived I was greeted with friendly faces and it was clear straight away...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Jenni A, Manager at Bantry Pony Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we appreciate this and that you choose to ride with us.

Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

We had great fun on the mountain ride - it was the right pace for beginners, and the Irish cob horses were perfectly behaved. Waiting for the mountain ride to begin was also an enjoyable experience as there were plenty of friendly animals - dogs,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Jenni A, Manager at Bantry Pony Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, your custom is much appreciated and we look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed December 29, 2016

We booked a one and a half hour pony trek and both had a wonderful time getting to know our horses in the indoor ring before heading out into the stunning West Cork countryside. The route meandered gently uphill giving us the chance to take...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Jenni A, Manager at Bantry Pony Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2017

Thank you for choosing to ride with us and for taking the time to write a review,

Reviewed September 11, 2016

My wife Chris and I had a one and a half hour trek which was very enjoyable . Jenny and Martha were very helpful as we are novices and the ponies ( Jester and Mully ) were very gentle and well behaved. We recommend a...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Jenni N, Manager at Bantry Pony Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and thank you for choosing to ride with us, much appreciated

Reviewed September 4, 2016

This was our second visit to Ireland and Bantry Pony Trekking. Jenni and Martha were super friendly, accommodating and made us feel very welcome. My husband & I went out for an hour trail ride on Mully and Jasper, and the scenery and vistas were...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Jenni N, Manager at Bantry Pony Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review us ......much appreciated and lovely to see you both again, glad you enjoyed your visit.

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