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Spirit of the West

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Amazing Horseback Swim Ride in West Bay

I booked the Horseback Swim Ride for myself and my mum and it was an amazing experience and really... read more

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Top notch beach ride!

I have done horseback riding on beaches in many places, and this was one of the best experiences I... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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One of the most unique ways to experience Grand Cayman! Trek along the edge of the Caribbean Sea atop one of our magnificent beauties! Enjoy a lazy walk as the surf rolls in and out at the feet of your horse. For the more adventurous, feel the wind...more
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Barkers Beach, West Bay KY1-1302, Grand Cayman
+1 345-916-6488
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Reviewed today

I booked the Horseback Swim Ride for myself and my mum and it was an amazing experience and really enjoyable tour. We were driven by a lady called Jacinta to where we were due to begin our horse ride. She was very friendly, knowledgeable of...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have done horseback riding on beaches in many places, and this was one of the best experiences I have ever had! The horses were well cared for, well trained, and very responsive. The owner took us out for the ride, and he was very...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We were a group of 8 and we had the best time!!! Paul and Jordan were our guides and they were fantastic. We had all levels of riders in our group from one who had never been on a horse to one who was a...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We had a terriffic time riding on Barkers Beach with our guides, Jordan and Kevin. They are very professional, knowledgable, friendly, and like to joke around with you. You feel like you're hanging with your best friend. They make sure you get the full carribean...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Our trip to Grand Cayman was amazing and honestly, the highlight of our trip was horseback riding along the beach. Our guides were so friendly and helpful, they even made my wife ride like an equestrian. Great experience, Just Do It.......

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 16 August 2018

A truly fun family experience. Taking the horses into the beautiful water and riding along the beach was absolutely amazing. Our tour guide Jordan was so personable, professional and made the experience that much better. Thank you...we will do this again when we come back...More

Thank jillsjets
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Booking was super easy, Arrived at Pappagallo Restaurant's parking lot and followed driver out to Barker's to meet up with Paul for our private beach ride and swim. It was amazing. Paul was a great conversationist and the horses were so easy to ride. My...More

Thank Kelley S
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

First, let me start by saying I never write reviews but I really feel that the customer service or lack there of was inexcusable. When trying to book our ride we were looking for a specific day for a water ride as we were trying...More

2  Thank lenora D
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Our family had an exceptional time during our private beach tour. The guide was also the owner and he was wonderful. He was very attentive, calm, friendly and very knowledgeable. The horses were great to ride on. They are very well taken cared for as...More

Thank Bori2
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We had an amazing experience with friendly staff, beautiful horses and for most of us the first time swimming on horses! Beautiful.

Thank Chloe L
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Response from mjhenderson1323 | Reviewed this property |
Mostly walking, out to water deep enough to swim, then a brief time swimming, then walking back to shore. We were in the water 10 - 15 minutes. It was very nice.
21 July 2018|
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Response from billsH6789LI | Reviewed this property |
And yes the water was awesome
5 May 2018|
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Response from Bob C | Reviewed this property |
I think they'll pick you up, but we met them at the ride site. It is not a far drive from 7 mile beach.