Killarney Riding Stables
Ballydowney, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland.
+353(0)64 66 31686
Please mention Family Fun when booking!
+353(0) 64 66 34119
Killarney Riding Stables
The Killarney Riding Stables in Kerry is owned and run by the O’Sullivan family and is home to over 80 horses. Also known locally as ‘’O’Sullivan’s Riding Stables’’, the stables are located about a mile from Killarney town ,heading to Dingle and bordering the stunning Killarney National Park.
The Stables are approved by the Irish Tourist Board and the Association of Irish Riding Establishments and the O’Sullivan’s warmly welcome families and young kids at all levels of experience for guided horse riding and pony trekking through the beautiful Killarney National Park.
Apart from trekking locally through the Park, there are other package options available which include trekking through parts of the Ring of Kerry with overnight stays and food included and luggage moved from place to place by separate transport.
Where notice is given, riders can be collected free of charge within a 3 mile radius .
Kids Horse Riding and Pony Trekking
With over 80 horses at the stables, the O’Sullivan’s have the luxury of being able to choose a horse or pony that suits your and your kids experience level, from absolute novice to intermediary to more experienced and special care is taken with nervous riders.
It is neccessary to book in advance and you will be asked about the level of experience of horse riding that you and your family have and the ages of your kids.
There are hard hats and riding boots available at the stables and these are included in the price of your horse riding. For those that have not ridden a horse or pony before, the guide will give you the tuition you need to go on a one , two or three hour trek through the Killarney National Park which is literally across the road from the stables.
Killarney Riding Stables Opening Times
The stables are open daily year round with the first rides going out at 9.30am and the last one hour ride at 5pm
- One hour rides: 10am / 11.30am / 2pm / 3.30pm / 5pm
- Two hour rides: 9.30am and 2pm
- Three hour rides: 9.30am
Please remember to book in advance by calling or sending an email to the stables at the above email address.
Appreciate if you could mention Familyfun.ie when booking.
Killarney Riding Stables Trekking Prices
- One hour: €40 p/o
- Two Hours: €65 p/p
- Three Hour: €90 p/p
Payments can be made by credit card.
Directions to Killarney Riding Stables
Driving out of Killarney on the N72 towards Killorglin, the Killarney Riding Stables are situated about a mile from the town on the right hand side.