Welcome to Dartfield Equestrian Centre !

Horse Riding, Riding Holidays, Hunt Horse Hire


Dartfield is set in 350 acres of parkland and visitors are welcome to explore our walking trails, see the farm animals and take part in the many activities available, including horse riding,  sheep dog demonstrations,  clay pigeon shooting, or visit our museum display of vintage Farm Machinery and Carriages which were used with horses. Our collection also features an equine veterinary gallery. Our latest addition are the side card and trap of Lord Mountbatten and several of his saddles.

Tour Groups Welcome!
Horse Riding at Dartfield
Gift & Tack Shop

Dartfield has facilities for the disabled and is an ideal venue for coach parties,  corporate days out and exhibitions & meetings. We are conveniently located on the old Dublin to Galway road near Loughrea. After your visit relax in our café and browse in our gift and saddlery shop.

The Equestrian Centre is a purpose built facility and the vision of legendary Irish horseman Willie Leahy who also leads the Connemara and Coast Trails. He was field master of the Galway Blazers Hunt for 30 years and is the largest breeder of Connemara ponies in the world. The Centre is open to visitors all year round.

We look forward to seeing you soon! Please note that pre-booking is required for all activities.

Call 00353 (0)91 843968 or email info@dartfield.com