We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Point Equestrian Centre and Pony Trekking

Features Animals
Share
Review Highlights
So glad we did this!

We're a family for 4 who had never been riding before, but the lure of riding in this amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Heidelbergerhooligan
,
Heidelberg, Germany
Incredible experience!!

This was one of the absolute best experiences during our trip. Sean and his family are incredible... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
MamaK_5_2018
,
Nolensville, Tennessee
Read all 139 reviews
99
All photos (99)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hour ride”(14 reviews)
“pony trekking”(13 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
10°
Nov
Dec
Jan
Contact
Keeraun More, Ballyconneely, Clifden, Ireland
Website
+353 95 23685
Call
Reviews (139)
Filter reviews
115 results
Traveller rating
105
7
2
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
105
7
2
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews hour ride experienced riders pony trekking connemara ponies riding experience great ride highlight of our trip beautiful scenery low tide amazing experience golf club entire ride the staff were friendly and helpful dream come true waters edge white sand beaches aqua water
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 115 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We're a family for 4 who had never been riding before, but the lure of riding in this amazing countryside was too great, so we booked an hour's trek at The Point. Everybody was so relaxed and friendly, and the ponies made up for our...More

Thank Heidelbergerhooligan
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve visited this centre 3 times and it never improves. It’s the same trek every time and is very boring and basic for beginners and it’s very slow for them. I would recommend for experienced riders as the long beaches allow for long canters and...More

Thank Mariecoll
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This was one of the absolute best experiences during our trip. Sean and his family are incredible people, so kind and knowledgable!

Thank MamaK_5_2018
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Highly recommended. We couldn't have asked for a better beach ride, the guides were very attentive, the horses were well-behaved but not plodders, the location and scenery were unbelievably beautiful. A tip to keep in mind - there's no public transport to/from the area so...More

1  Thank Amy B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

My hotel (Connemara sands - highly recommend) was awesome and signed me up for a 2 hour ride 45 minutes before it started. I was delighted with the experience. experience: 2 hours along the beach at just the right pace for a beginner. Breathtaking views....More

Thank Sarahgordon7
Reviewed 15 August 2018

4 adults and 5 children went pony tracking for an hour. Spectacular breath taking scenery. Gentle well trained ponies and horses. Organized and friendly staff.

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We had a wonderful hour on a guided horseback walk. All beginner riders from ages 6-46. The scenery on the walk was absolutely breathtaking, the horses were lovely and gentle and the guides were great!

Thank Nicola G
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We go to Ballyconneely every summer and The Point is a regular fixture. My eldest is 14 and has been riding for 10 years and the longer treks for more experienced riders are great for her with galloping along beaches a real treat. My youngest...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We LOVED this experience. We had 4 riders in our party, 2 experienced & 2 not. They split all the riders into 2 groups. There were at least 14 of us total plus 5 guides (4 on horse back, one on foot). As were were...More

Thank AS1150
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We called in advance and spoke to Anne who was very helpful, explained everything and scheduled us for a ride. When we arrived we were very happy to find that we would just be one couple with a guide, and extended the ride from one...More

Thank debrahN4829GR
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Connemara Sands Hotel & Spa
407 reviews
3.60 miles away
Ardagh Hotel & Restaurant
639 reviews
6.76 miles away
Abbeyglen Castle Hotel
1,476 reviews
7.10 miles away
Alcock & Brown Hotel
378 reviews
7.35 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 nearby restaurants
Keogh's Pub
132 reviews
3.53 miles away
Restaurant Darcy Twelve
219 reviews
7.37 miles away
The Erriseask Restaurant
16 reviews
3.61 miles away
Ardagh Restaurant
233 reviews
6.76 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 nearby attractions
Connemara Championship Golf Links
116 reviews
1.31 miles away
Connemara Smokehouse
60 reviews
2.01 miles away
Marconi Station
127 reviews
3.59 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
AlanW2322
22 March 2018|
Answer
Response from JeanRochester_NY | Reviewed this property |
All the rates and other information are listed on their website
0
Votes
Elena B
30 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from nicoleandbaby | Reviewed this property |
Yes just go their website. I would definitely book it in advance since they have timed treks.
0
Votes
Nur H
15 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from JJLMc | Reviewed this property |
You may also try contacting Anne via email. It is definitely worth the effort as we had a spectacular ride. It was fantastic. I tried to post the best email address I had but TA is not allowing it. Let me try this way... More
0
Votes