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Dunfanaghy Stables

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behind Arnold's Hotel, Dunfanaghy, Ireland
+353 74 913 6208
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Beginners Horse Ride

So fantastic to have horse riding as an activity to take part in when on holidays. You are supplied... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cmallon1990
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Stunning beach on horseback

Well worth the price. Guided tour of beach for riders of all skill levels. Amazing beach that you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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behind Arnold's Hotel, Dunfanaghy, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So fantastic to have horse riding as an activity to take part in when on holidays. You are supplied with boots and a helmet. We trotted on the beach and all the staff were there to help with anything needed. We booked in advance which...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the price. Guided tour of beach for riders of all skill levels. Amazing beach that you could hike. But so much easier and more special by horseback.

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Four of us spent three days riding in Dunfanaghy earlier this month and we had such a wonderful time!!!! I have been hoping to come to ride here for years but even with all that anticipation it still exceeded all of our expectations!! Believe it...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

I had the most incredible vacation with Dunfanaghy stables! Chris and Caelan were wonderful guides, the horses were absolutely lovely and the scenery was breathtakingly beautiful! I highly recommend Dunfanaghy stables and can’t wait to come back to ride again!

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

So myself and three friends went to Dunfanaghy for a weekend to do beach rides, all experienced riders with different levels of capability and confidence, Helen and the gang were so accommodating. We did a one hour trek along the beach in Dunfanaghy to get...More

Thank Marguerite R
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

We spent our last morning in Dunfanaghy out on the beach. It was a great way to end a fantastic trip. Both Niamh and Chris were very friendly and encouraging to my boyfriend who had only been on a horse once before. If you are...More

Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

If you have "horse Riding on the beach" on your to do list, this is your place!! The most fun and beautiful beach to go for a gallop on (yes actually into the water and everything!!) The horses are well trained, taken care of and...More

Thank Claire B
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

I went with my girlfriend for an horseriding and the experience was fantastic! The route we did in a couple of hours was wonderful, as we could cross a pine woodland, gallop along the beach and see the cliffs. The stable are very well organized...More

Thank Stefano C
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience riding with a group out of Dunfanaghy Stables. Steady, beautiful, well cared for horses took us across Dunfanaghy with breathtaking views of the Wild Atlantic Way. Helen and her team are charming and knowledgeable and care about making your rides the...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

My wife and 7yr old daughter took 2 days here. First was a half hour walk out. The staff a friendly and helpful. The horses are well looked after. The next day was an hour long ride along the beach. At no stage did we...More

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Rysha C
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Response from Trolleydolli | Reviewed this property |
We bought a ticket on board and caught a bus from Donegal Tourist Office to Letterkenny Bus Station, changed buses there (it was easy, it was waiting for passengers, as planned) then travelled the 20 miles on bus to Arnolds... More
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