Waikōloa Stables

Waikōloa Stables is a Paniolo-style Equestrian and Event Center. Riding lessons, trail rides, and therapeutic riding lessons are offered, as well as horse boarding and event space for parties, fundraisers, wedding receptions, or special events for those who desire a truly unique experience. Discounted rates are available to WVA members on many services. The climate is dry and warm with cooling breezes at a 1000-foot elevation, making it perfect for outdoor activities any time of year.
 
The main features of the property are a 10-stall barn with turnouts, limited pasture, two riding arenas, a feed and tack building, an open courtyard for small events, weddings, and celebrations, paved parking for twenty-five vehicles, and ample open space for multi-purpose use such as additional parking or vendor booths. The original Stables building houses a non-profit thrift store, the Dusty Donkey Emporium. In addition, the property includes a Community Garden where the community can rent garden plots to grow their own produce. For information about the Waikoloa Village Outdoor Circle’s Community Garden please text Beverley at 808-895-4679. Visitors are welcome. Don’t pick anything except weeds!
 

Horse Rides

4d Quarter Horses Hawai’I LLC is offering 1.5-hour trail rides throughout the Waikoloa range that are natural, paniolo-style (Hawaiian cowboy) rides.  Their well-trained, safe horses provide an enjoyable experience, and their guides are well-versed in equine behavior and the history of the Paniolo in Hawaii.  4d Quarter Horses Hawaii is an independently owned ranch and trail ride operation on the island of Hawaii.  Established in 1951, it is the only Native Hawaiian-owned and operated horseback business in the state.
 
They offer trail rides to young children, larger individuals, and cater to families.  Trail ride times are as follows:
  • Rides are at 9 am, 11am, and 1 pm
  • Reservations required; at least 24 hours notice is needed for cancellation
  • Ages 3 and up
  • Weight limit 300 lbs.
For reservations and pricing call (808) 987-4872 or email 4dqhhawaii@gmail.com
 
WVA members in good standing receive a member discount by providing their amenity card and identification.
 
For more information, visit the website at https://4dquarterhorses.com/
 

Therapeutic Horse Riding

Robbi Nanni is a Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship (PATH) certified riding instructor who provides riding lessons to students with cognitive and/or physical disabilities.  Horses are extremely therapeutic and can help individuals overcome anxiety, learn to walk, talk, and many other breakthroughs for the student.  Depending on the student’s level of riding or disability there are two volunteers in addition to the instructor per rider during the lesson.
 
Robbi received an AAS in Equine Science from SUNY Morrisville and has competed in numerous horse shows in both the hunter and dressage disciplines.  Her professional experience includes the establishment of a very successful therapeutic riding program at Horses for a Change in Esopus, NY.  The spectrum of disabilities include autism, cerebral palsy, Down’s syndrome, blindness and anxiety.  
 
For more information and prices contact Robbi Nanni at:
 

Horse Boarding

Waikōloa Stables currently provides two options for horse boarding in either of its two barns: 
 
  • Full-care (includes feed) | $900/mo. WVA Member - $950/mo. Non-Member 
  • Modified-Full (owner provides feed) | $500/mo. WVA Member - $550/mo. Non-member 
If interested in pasture boarding, please contact the Stables at 808-883-1819 or fill out this Boarding Request and Questions Form
 
Care includes twice-daily feeding, once-daily stall cleaning, access to feed and tack rooms, turn-outs, paddocks, and arenas for riding. The main barn has 11' x 11' interior stalls with individual attached 12' x 24' outside pen. The open barn has 12' x 24' panel stalls.  There are 24' x 84' turnout pens, and all boarders may use the main, paneled arena or the open arena for riding, training, or lessons.  Three paddocks are also available for use by scheduling with staff.  
Waikōloa Stables staff have many years of equine and stables experience and will take great care of your horses.  You are welcome to stop by, but please coordinate when you plan to do so since they are often busy providing for the horses who call Waikōloa Stables home. 

Event Rental | Non-Equine Event

Waikōloa Stables has been host to events since the 1970s and continues to be a great place for any sort of gathering you may be planning. Its unique atmosphere, convenient location, and beautiful weather will make any function a real celebration. The facility features:
 
Grass Courtyard ~8,500 Sq. Ft. 
Covered Concrete ~1,120 Sq. Ft. 
Paved Parking for 25 cars (can also be used as event space) ~7,800 Sq. Ft. 
Three Small Grass Areas around Paved Parking ~1,000 Sq. Ft. Each
Grass Parking ~150 cars
 
Please Note:
  • Non-Equine Event Rentals are to be made for a minimum of 6 hours. No Exceptions. Each hour after that initial 6 will be available at a discounted rate. (See Non-Equine Event Rental Rates for more information)
  • All rental activities must end by 7 pm and renters must clean-up and depart the facility by 8 pm due to minimal lighting for night activities.
  • Waikōloa Stables has chairs and tables available to rent for events. Please see those rates here
  • Renters must arrange from outside businesses for any tables, chairs, tents, all equipment setup, and, if needed, event crowd control personnel.
  • Maximum occupancy is 150 people in the courtyard without renter providing portable toilets.
 
Please read House Rules & Conditions of Use for additional restrictions and review the Release of Liability. All events MUST have proper liability insurance coverage.
 
Interested in hosting an event at the Waikōloa Stables? Fill out the Stables Event Inquiry Form.
 

Event Rental | Non-Equine Small Event

Waikōloa Stables has been host to events since the 1970s and continues to be a great place for any sort of small gathering you may be planning. Its unique atmosphere, convenient location, and beautiful weather will make any function a real celebration. The facility features:
 
Grass Courtyard ~8,500 Sq. Ft. 
Covered Concrete ~1,120 Sq. Ft. 
Paved Parking for 25 cars ~7,800 Sq. Ft. 
Three Small Grass Areas around Paved Parking ~1,000 Sq. Ft. Each
Grass Parking ~10 cars
 
Please Note:
  • Non-Equine Small Event Rentals are to be made for a maximum of 4 hours. No Exceptions.
  • All rental activities must end by 4 pm and renters must clean-up and depart the facility by 5 pm.
  • Waikōloa Stables will provide chairs and tables free of charge for small events.
  • Maximum occupancy is 35 people.
 
Please read House Rules & Conditions of Use for additional restrictions and review the Release of Liability.
 
Interested in hosting an event at the Waikōloa Stables? Fill out the Stables Event Inquiry Form.
 

Event Rental | Equine Event

For equine event rentals, the main arena can accommodate polo as well as  riding events. An announcer's tower oversees the arena and the spectator seating can hold up to 150 people.  
 
Facility features:
  • Grass Courtyard ~8,500 Sq. Ft. 
  • Covered Concrete ~1,120 Sq. Ft. 
  • Paved Parking for 25 cars (can also be used as event space) ~7,800 Sq. Ft. 
  • Three Small Grass Areas around Paved Parking ~1,000 Sq. Ft. Each
  • Grass Parking ~150 cars
Please Note:
  • Equine Event Rentals are to be made for a minimum of 6 hours. No Exceptions. Each hour after that initial 6 will be available at a discounted rate. (See Equine Event Rental Rates for more information)
  • All rental activities must end by 7 pm and renters must clean-up and depart the facility by 8 pm due to minimal lighting for night activities.
  • Waikōloa Stables has chairs and tables available to rent for events. Please see those rates here.
  • Renters must arrange from outside businesses for any tables, chairs, tents, all equipment setup, and, if needed, event crowd control personnel.
  • Maximum occupancy is 150 people in the courtyard without renter providing portable toilets.
Please read House Rules & Conditions of Use for additional restrictions and review the Release of Liability. All events MUST have proper liability insurance coverage.
 
Interested in hosting an event at the Waikōloa Stables?  Fill out the Stables Event Inquiry Form.
 

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