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The Paddocks Riding Centre

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Woodside Road, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 295 4278
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Fantastic experience

Highly recommended. Beautiful ponies and very helpful and professional staff. My daughter... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kiera S
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Excellent Experience

I took my daughter and her five friends for a ride out and they were a mixed bunch when it came to... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Emma C
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“ride outs” (16 reviews)
“pony camp” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Woodside Road, Dublin, Ireland
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+353 1 295 4278
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Beautiful ponies and very helpful and professional staff. My daughter thoroughly enjoyed her lessons here.

Thank Kiera S
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I took my daughter and her five friends for a ride out and they were a mixed bunch when it came to their levels of riding experience. The Paddocks were great with them and very patient. The girls had an amazing time. Beautiful scenery and...More

Thank Emma C
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Enjoyable day out if you love horses and nature. Well cared for horses in beautiful surrounding. Friendly staff.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Today a friend and I had the pleasure of doing a 1 hour beginner ride out at the Paddocks Riding Centre. It was a truly lovely experience. Staff were friendly and helpful and made you feel at ease. The horses were gorgeous and gentle. I...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely visit. I went here on a hen party of 11 people and the staff were so nice, especially Donal! He was very friendly and made the experience very enjoyable. The horses were lovely and seemed well looked after, and the staff were sensitive to...More

Thank Steph H
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

I booked my daughter and her friends in for a Birthday Party. One word FABULOUS, the kids had an amazing time, the staff were so helpful with getting them ready with boots and hats. They had an hours long lesson in the arena and then...More

Thank michellemorrissey
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

We booked our daughter's birthday party for ten children at The Paddocks. It was fabulous. The kids were aged 10-12 and none of them wanted to leave. They first did some stable management activities and then went out on a pony trek, before coming back...More

Thank Petelunn
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

On a city trip in Dublin we decided we wanted to go horsebackriding. We called a couple of times with some questions (on a sunday) and got a friendly answer. Because there wasn't any two hour advanced group trip leaving we had to take a...More

Thank Susan R
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We had a three couples' weekend break in Dublin and got a wild idea that riding would be perfect activity for us. None of us was experienced rider. And we had such a great time in Paddock's. An event to remember! Very helpful and friendly...More

Thank Jarkko L
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We are on a citytrip in Dublin and really wanted to horse drive. In phoenix park we heard it was possible but we prefered the coast or the mountains. So we googled it and found this amazing place. We were only doubting a bit because...More

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SSA252
29 March 2018|
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Response from Caroline K | Reviewed this property |
We went on a walk out with our 4&5 year old. Was €35 each for an hour
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2 January 2017|
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yes yiu can take a luas directly from dublin to sanyford just call the lovely owner denise let her know you talked to me. it's so amazing there best in irelandand great value too enjoy
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Ellen K
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Response from Laurmdory | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
You can do a one hour group tour into the mountains ANY DAY or a two hour group tour into the mountains (not available as much SOME DAYS OR you can take a one hour private tour into the mountains or a two hour private tour... More
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