Location/Getting To Island View
The location of Island View Riding Stables is situated along the N15 (Sligo – Donegal Road), halfway between the two villages of Grange and Cliffoney, 16km (10 miles) north of Sligo, 12km (8 miles) south of Bundoran.
PS X: 54.416920 GPS Y: -8.480250
We are situated right next to Horse Holiday Farm. Our stables are just one house down from it on the lay bye in the direction of Donegal. Look out for the white and blue sign with ” Island View Riding Stables” on it.
Bus & Train Service
Bus and train service from the airport to Sligo or Ballyshannon:
Buseireann Service No. 30 offers an around-clock direct connection from Dublin airport to Ballyshannon. Bus No 23 offers a connection from Dublin Airport to Sligo.
Service 53 from Shannon Airport to Grange.
Service 64 from Knock Airport to Grange.
If you prefer the train, you can get a Shuttelbus from Dublin airport to Connolly station in Dublin City Centre. From Connolly station you can get a direct train to Sligo.
Both bus and train are cheaper when you buy your ticket online in advance.
A very useful site that combines all means of public transport in real time is www.transportforireland.ie . Please make sure you select Grange (Sligo), as there are many villages called Grange in Ireland.
Bus service from Sligo / Ballyshannon to Island View Riding Stables:
Connection from Ballyshannon or Sligo to the stables: Local Link bus number 982 from Sligo or Ballyshannon will drop you at the stables ( Stop called Mount Temple). Alternatively Buseireann Sligo-Derry Bus (No. 64 or 480). No 480 will drop you at the stables on request. If the driver won’t stop at the yard please continue on to the next stop (Cliffoney or Grange) and phone us. We will collect you there free of charge.
Rental car companies in Ireland
Hertz, Avis , Enterprise Car Hire, Dan Dooley’s or Irish Car Rentals.
On request we can organise a pick up at Ballyshannon or Sligo station. Cost €40 and advance booking required.