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Killegar Stables Riding School

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The Scalp, Enniskerry, Ireland
+353 1 286 0919
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Great afternoon!

This stables run wonderful treks for all levels of experience. We were taken out as a couple and... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2017
Niamh C
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Family day out

Had a super time horse riding today. Well run and staff are so friendly and professional. The care... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
Lisa C
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Dublin, Ireland
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Killegar stables is one of Ireland best established riding schools, situated on the Dublin /Wicklow boarder, just above the postcard village of Enniskerry.Offering horse riding lessons, trekking and livery services with a personal touch. We are just 5 minutes from the center of Enniskerry Village, The Powerscourt Estate & Ritz Carlton Hotel.We cater for all age groups and standards. Private tuition available.We take pride in maintaining a warm, friendly atmosphere for all clients.
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“hour lesson” (3 reviews)
“trail riding” (2 reviews)
“skill level” (2 reviews)
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The Scalp, Enniskerry, Ireland
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+353 1 286 0919
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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

This stables run wonderful treks for all levels of experience. We were taken out as a couple and had a lovely wander through the forest. As our skill level was low, we took it at an easy pace and our guide was conscious that we...More

Thank Niamh C
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Had a super time horse riding today. Well run and staff are so friendly and professional. The care they give their riders is very reassuring and safety is paramount. A big shout out to Joe and Michelle.

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Beautiful scenery and guide Erin is very personable and knows where to stop to take the best pictures!

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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Visited the stables in May for my first trek and it was amazing. We had a great time. Trish was so nice and very helpful. The horses were so gentle and the views were amazing. Would definitley recommend it to others :)

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Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

My 14 year old daughter who rides often wanted to ride a horse in Ireland. This place offered a reasonable price and accommodated her skill level. She was very happy. The scenery was beautiful.

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Reviewed May 15, 2017

So before I booked here I read some really great reviews for these stables so myself and my partner were very excited to go, when I rang to book us both in the lady was very helpful and professional on the phone. I never got...More

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timduggan, Business Administration at Killegar Stables Riding School, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2017

Hello Rose, Many thanks for highlighting this bad experience for us. We have let down our own standards on this occasion and have thus let down you and your partner and our other customers. Joe was on holidays on this occasion and we were also...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

the view was stunning and horse riding in the woods was even more. at the beginning we had 1/2 hour lesson and then went to the fields with the guide. the family that runs the stables was really welcoming and helpful. worth it!

Thank Veronica N
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

Simply relaxing and enjoyable for a city dweller. Accessible by public transport which is a big plus, booked 2 hours before and got a discount as well. Staff are lovely, horses are well groomed and fed, and are as obedient as they are enjoyable to...More

1  Thank Fionn M
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Reviewed April 18, 2017

My sister and I were accompanied by the guide on an amazing ride in Dublin Bay. We had eager, healthy horses, one a black and white Irish Cobb and a grey Connemara pony. We are both experienced horseback riders and were looking for a unique...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

3 total novice riders spent an hour here on easter Saturday. We were looked after by Claire (we think that's her name !). She was super. So patient and encouraging. We were all slightly nervous. Stayed in the arena area for first half hour and...More

Thank Dublin122
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KimKap
December 27, 2014|
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Response from timduggan | Property representative |
Hi Kim, Sorry for the late response. Unfortunately we do not offer any riding experiences that are over 3 hours. It is quite rare for a a 5-7 day inn to inn ride as Ireland is not that big a country. There may be some... More
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