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Island View Riding Stables


Our family-run horse farm in the West of Ireland specialises in beach rides in Sligo and Donegal Bay.  Drop in for a refreshing horse-riding experience on your journey along the Wild Atlantic Way.

Covid Update:
We are open again! And we are quite busy- so thanks to all our old and new customers.
Our staff are trained in Covid prevention and we have a professional Covid response plan in place.
Riding is by appointment only so you need to phone or email to book.
To cut down on time spent in the small office space we have moved the registration form online. 
Every new rider will have to fill in the online  Rider registration form.
We have a streamlined one way system in place to facilitate social distancing. 
Please wear face masks for the time spent indoors when you are getting kitted out.
We would like to ask riders to face away from staff whilst being mounted onto the horse.
Please have the correct amount of cash with you and pay on arrival .
Here's a little clip to show you the customer journey when you arrive here.


Trekking options range from a 30 minute lead rein trek for young children, a 1 hour beach ride or a 2 hour hack right up to a full day trail ride. Even beginners can enjoy a gentle stroll along the sea shore. Our price list and  trekking booking form list all the various rides at a glance.

We offer a unique ride to our private island with the opportunity for a hearty gallop for experienced riders. Groups are welcome and can avail of discounted rates.

Individuals and families can spend a tailor-made beach riding holiday or Mix and Match short break here, where they can combine beach riding and lessons.

Our Atlantic Trailweek holiday takes you on an amazing equestrian adventure where you explore the rugged coastline and the wild countryside at the foot of Benbulben Mountain on horseback.

Accommodation ranges from self-catering or B&B to a hotel break.

Adults and children can learn to ride in our riding school with a choice of private instruction or group lessons.


All equestrian activities are supervised by qualified guides.

We also breed Irish Draught Horses, Irish Sport horses, Connemara ponies and Irish cobs and have a selection of well schooled horses and ponies for sale at the equestrian centre.



Contact us on:  Tel. 071-9166156

Email us at:  islandviewridingstables@gmail.com