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Ocean Echo Stables

#1 of 4 things to do in Saint John Parish Features Animals
Newcastle | St. John, Barbados
+1 246-433-6772
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Lovely day with the horses!

We had a great day horseback riding with Bernard and his daughter. We took a beautiful path and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lauren N
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One of the best horseback riding experiences ever!

I strongly recommend that you include this in your travel plans to Barbados. The views of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Donna J
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“bath beach” (29 reviews)
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“ocean echo” (16 reviews)
Newcastle | St. John, Barbados
+1 246-433-6772
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great day horseback riding with Bernard and his daughter. We took a beautiful path and the ride on the beach was incredible! Very helpful and patient too, as two of us were first-time riders.

Thank Lauren N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I strongly recommend that you include this in your travel plans to Barbados. The views of the island are amazing and the people (Bernard, Samantha and Quesi) were super friendly. It's been 10 years since I've been on a horse but the ride and horses...More

Thank Donna J
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We booked the 2 hour historical tour and it was very nice. Bernhard picked us up at our hotel and dropped us off. The horses were nice and well taken care of. Samantha greeted us and after some pointers sent us on our way with...More

Thank roscoetalk
Reviewed 9 May 2017

My wife really wanted to ride a horse through the waves to tick off her bucket list! The time we had with Rico was a truly wonderful experience and one we will both treasure. I'm not the most confident on horseback but Rico kept his...More

Thank jcowdrey
Reviewed 5 May 2017

My husband and I had an amazing private ride with Rico. This was one of the highlights of our trip. We have been on other horse tours on different islands and this by far was the best. The concierge at our hotel recommend the place...More

Thank canesgirl79
Reviewed 2 May 2017

What a great time we had with Bernard and Rico. Fantastic views, nice trails and an easy going pace for us novice riders, although I think the horses wanted to run the beach!. Like many other reviewers this was just a great time and well...More

Thank Dean K
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Gave our group of 4 a private 2 hour tour to include riding through fields and along the beach in the water. Gorgeous views and at our pace. They used our cameras for pics, no outrageous price for "their" pictures. Very enjoyable. They just need...More

1  Thank FayeBasa
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Like many others have already mentioned, this ride was one of the highlights of our amazing holiday. Samantha and Rico, and their care of the horses, meant that we enjoyed every second of the experience.

Thank Linda1160
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Our cruise ship stopped in Barbados. Bernard picked us up near the pier and brought us to the stable (and brought us back afterwards). We had an amazing ride! Highly recommended!

Thank Harley506
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The pickup transport person was very early picking me up. Like 30 minutes early. I was still getting ready when my resort called my suite about it. I showed my email to the man saying my pickup time was for 9:15am, not 8:35/40am, and he...More

Thank simplebutpicky
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Chris H
26 April 2017|
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Response from SamBrowne79 | Property representative |
Yes, we do ride at Bath beach with either the 1.5hr Bath beach ride or 2hr Heritage and beach ride. Morning tours start at 9.45am and afternoon tour start is 2.45pm, Monday to Saturday. Samantha
24 October 2016|
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Response from Suemac826 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The people at this business are extremely friendly. I am sure they can make accommodations for you. They are great for riders of all levels. The nicest part of my experience was that this business is family owned and... More
Gianna M
31 May 2016|
Response from SamBrowne79 | Property representative |
Hi there, Cantering and galloping can be arranged if the individual is experienced and in full control of their horse. We do ride in English seat as opposed to western saddles. We keep our groups small and tend to not put... More