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.

Ocean Echo Stables

#1 of 4 things to do in Saint John Parish Features Animals
Newcastle | St. John, Barbados
+1 246-433-6772
Website
Save
Review Highlights
NIce day, nice people, nice ride

We booked the 2 hour historical tour and it was very nice. Bernhard picked us up at our hotel and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
roscoetalk
,
warminster pa
Look no further for a memorable experience !

My wife really wanted to ride a horse through the waves to tick off her bucket list! The time we... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2017
jcowdrey
,
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Read all 181 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“bath beach” (29 reviews)
“horse riding” (12 reviews)
“ocean echo” (16 reviews)
LOCATION
Newcastle | St. John, Barbados
CONTACT
Website
+1 246-433-6772
Write a Review
Reviews (181)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the 2 hour historical tour and it was very nice. Bernhard picked us up at our hotel and dropped us off. The horses were nice and well taken care of. Samantha greeted us and after some pointers sent us on our way with...More

Thank roscoetalk
Reviewed May 9, 2017

My wife really wanted to ride a horse through the waves to tick off her bucket list! The time we had with Rico was a truly wonderful experience and one we will both treasure. I'm not the most confident on horseback but Rico kept his...More

Thank jcowdrey
Reviewed May 5, 2017

My husband and I had an amazing private ride with Rico. This was one of the highlights of our trip. We have been on other horse tours on different islands and this by far was the best. The concierge at our hotel recommend the place...More

Thank canesgirl79
Reviewed May 2, 2017

What a great time we had with Bernard and Rico. Fantastic views, nice trails and an easy going pace for us novice riders, although I think the horses wanted to run the beach!. Like many other reviewers this was just a great time and well...More

Thank Dean K
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Gave our group of 4 a private 2 hour tour to include riding through fields and along the beach in the water. Gorgeous views and at our pace. They used our cameras for pics, no outrageous price for "their" pictures. Very enjoyable. They just need...More

Thank FayeBasa
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Like many others have already mentioned, this ride was one of the highlights of our amazing holiday. Samantha and Rico, and their care of the horses, meant that we enjoyed every second of the experience.

Thank Linda1160
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Our cruise ship stopped in Barbados. Bernard picked us up near the pier and brought us to the stable (and brought us back afterwards). We had an amazing ride! Highly recommended!

Thank Harley506
Reviewed April 17, 2017

The pickup transport person was very early picking me up. Like 30 minutes early. I was still getting ready when my resort called my suite about it. I showed my email to the man saying my pickup time was for 9:15am, not 8:35/40am, and he...More

Thank simplebutpicky
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

My daughter regularly rides and I have never ridden (and was terrified). Ocean echo stables accommodated us both and we spend an enjoyable hour and a half going down to the beach. My confidence grew as I was encouraged and I ended up wishing I...More

1  Thank Dushkas
Reviewed April 9, 2017

The stables were a bit of a drive from our hotel, but well worth the visit. We did the 1 1/2 hour tour to Bath Beach with Rico. We went on a Saturday morning and it was just us with the guide, which was nice....More

1  Thank AmyLikeTravel
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Bay Tavern
77 reviews
.40 miles away
Atlantis Restaurant
662 reviews
2.01 miles away
East Point Grill
60 reviews
4.22 miles away
Round House
692 reviews
2.76 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Bathsheba Beach
1,045 reviews
2.40 miles away
Hunte's Gardens
2,329 reviews
4.09 miles away
St. John's Church
108 reviews
.78 miles away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Chris H
Are you able to ride on the beach with any of your tours?
April 26, 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from SamBrowne79 | Property representative |
Yes, we do ride at Bath beach with either the 1.5hr Bath beach ride or 2hr Heritage and beach ride. Morning tours start at 9.45am and afternoon tour start is 2.45pm, Monday to Saturday. Samantha
0
Votes
mobyrne14
Hi, can children ride alongside adults? My son is 9 & has never riddenbefore but I want him to come with me for my birthday in February 2017. Mo x
October 24, 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Suemac826 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The people at this business are extremely friendly. I am sure they can make accommodations for you. They are great for riders of all levels. The nicest part of my experience was that this business is family owned and... More
0
Votes
Gianna M
Do you get to canter and gallop?
May 30, 2016|
Answer
Response from SamBrowne79 | Property representative |
Hi there, Cantering and galloping can be arranged if the individual is experienced and in full control of their horse. We do ride in English seat as opposed to western saddles. We keep our groups small and tend to not put... More
0
Votes