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Flowerhill Equestrian Centre

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Cracking horses and Great fun around XC course

I’ve visited Flowerhill equestrian centre several times last two years. The first time was for a... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
Had a blast at Flowerhill!

My friend and I spent 3 days riding at Flower Hill. What a blast! Oliver and team are a special... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
South San Francisco, California
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Welcome to our TripAdvisor page. I am Oliver Walsh and for the past 15 years I have welcomed visitors from all over the world to Flowerhill Equestrian Centre in Co Galway, Ireland. Visitors come for the hospitality, willing and fit horses, extensive...more
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Flowerhill House | Killimor, Ballinasloe, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife has taken several lessons/ rides here and has had a great experience every time. She was able to ride with the hounds once and still considers that ride to be one of the best in her life. I would recommend you have a...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

I’ve visited Flowerhill equestrian centre several times last two years. The first time was for a long weekend in late June 2016. I had been recommended the place by several people over the last few years, so when Far and Ride took it on, I...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

My friend and I spent 3 days riding at Flower Hill. What a blast! Oliver and team are a special group of people and the horses are amazing. The grounds are breathtaking and the jumping experience was so much fun. I rode Zorrow, Peter Pan...More

Thank CityGirlEQ
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Fantastic and varied cross country course, I jumped things I never thought I would be able to. Myself and my boyfriend went for two days riding at Flowerhill, my boyfriend had not jumped at all previously and after two days, he was jumping absolutely everything....More

Thank Cloudyrider
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We spent 4 nights here in july for cross country riding. It was an amazing experience, already booked a new trip:) Really nice place, the horses are amazing and so are the people! Alot of varied and challenging jumps, an xc heaven!!

1  Thank stine s
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I purchased a wonderful gelding from Oliver while on a tour in the west of Ireland. I ride and hunt in the Virginia region and was looking for a large, strong hunter jumper who will be confident within a large flight of riders. I was...More

2  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Fantastic cross country course, a wide variety of well ridden, brave horses. Lovely people, both staff and fellow riders from all over the world. We spent a week, riding two different horses every day, and would love to come back for more!

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Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is the best place I have ever been in Ireland to jump the x-country course ! Super sure footed horses. Approx. 150 different brilliant jumps. Drop downs, key holes, barrels, logs, water jumps, banana jumps, stone walls etc. Every two days the hounds get...More

2  Thank Zakspeedy
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I booked a trail ride in advance of our visit. When we arrived we were told that the owner forgot to write down our reservation and that we could not ride as planned. Very frustrating and annoying. Fortunately Knockillaree Riding Centre in Galway agreed to...More

6  Thank Chris V
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I've been on 5 different ride outs here and each time I had a ball. Great people. Even better horses.If you love cross country jumping there is nowhere better..

1  Thank Niamh J
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Nearest airport is Shannon, but Dublin airport allows you to choose public transprt if you dont wish to hire a car. My prefernce was car hire as the area is lovely to explore. The days at Flowerhill can finish early (around... More