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Ocean Echo Stables

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Address: Newcastle | St. John, Barbados
Phone Number: +1 246-433-6772

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the hotel booked the trip for us and soemone picked us up right from the resort. when we got there everything was ready to go and we practiced in a smaller area just to get the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Boca Grande, Florida
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Boca Grande, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the hotel booked the trip for us and soemone picked us up right from the resort. when we got there everything was ready to go and we practiced in a smaller area just to get the hang of it. helmets were even provided! it was a beautiful trip and the guide was great. At the end of the ride i... More 

Thank shavshava
North Port, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

My Wife and i booked the Heritage Riding tour on a Saturday morning. We rented a car so Samantha emailed directions the night before. Once we arrived, Samantha greeted us with juice and we were off shortly. The ride was amazing and Rico is incredibly knowledgeable and fun. We rode through farms and fields then down along the beach. From... More 

Thank IsleSeeker
Standish, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We had a really good, typically laid back and yet at times very energetic ride through beautiful scenery, into the sea and galloping along the beach and in land! Rico was a great guide, kept a close eye on us for a while and then when he realised we could ride he let us have some excellent fun :-)

Thank Ian E
Whitchurch, Hampshire
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

I arranged this trip with Samantha before I travelled. Her communication was great and I was picked up from the my hotel the morning of my ride. I was the only one to hack out the day I went which was amazing. When I was looking who to book with, Ocean Echo Stables stuck out because they will try and... More 

Thank TripleDuluxe
Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

The Hotel made the booking for us. Samantha picked us up from the other side of the island so we didn't have to get a taxi. Horses were all ready saddled up so we could get straight on. Hardhats were provided. This is a great place for people of any ability. The guides are happy to put people on a... More 

Thank Inspired2
Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

This activity is worth every second and penny because it was the best way to explore the land while getting educated on the history of the Country and specifically the area you are exploring on the horse. Bernard was an awesome and entertaining guide. He was able to identify various plant species and their beneficial usage and did a fair... More 

Thank Jeffrey S
maidstone, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Arranged our horse riding trip over the web before we came out, all went smoothly, samantha came to pick the three of us up from our hotel and took us to the stables, it was an enjoyable trip lots of talking about where we were going views we were passing, then we were at the stables and her home, filled... More 

Thank annpan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Really impressed with this stables and the people running it. We went in Aug 14 and we are looking forward to coming back to Barbados in just over a week and planning on returning to Ocean Echo as the stables and horses were clearly well cared for. Had a lovely ride with my 2 daughters down to the beach and... More 

Thank rockyorourke
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

So glad we booked this excursion with Ocean Echo horse stables. Staff is super friendly and the horses were well taken care of. What a wonderful trip to Bath Beach on horseback. Highly recommended!!

Thank BostonJC
Salem, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

This is an amazing tour that is not your average commercial tour. You will meet a family of people who are down to earth. They love and respect nature, themselves, and you. The horses here are strong, healthy, and run free. I met Samantha who transported me from my hotel on the Southside of the island to the East coast... More 

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