horse riding hen party activity

Horse Riding

  • Fun on horse-back
  • Calm and reliable horses
  • Professional stables
  • From novice to expert, the stables will match your groups abilities
  • Enjoy a 1 hour lesson either in the arena or hacking in the countryside
  • Learn how handle the horse and tack-up
  • Transfers can be arranged to and from the stables
  • Dress code: jodhpurs or jeans, boots or trainers, clothes to get dirty

Available: Bath, Bristol, York, Canterbury, Cheltenham, Harrogate, Oxford, Derbyshire, York, Bournemouth, Cambridge, Chester, Edinburgh, Hereford, Leeds, Newcastle, Norwich, Nottingham, Sheffield, Taunton, Tenby, Wells, Winchester


Activity Highlights

If the bride-to-be loves horses, this is a must. Embrace the great outdoors mounted on the back of a beautiful horse, bringing-on the nostalgia with this classic countryside pastime. Learn how to tack-up and climb on board a gentle giant for a peaceful hack round a school or out and about. What’s more, it doesn’t matter if the hen group are novices or highly experienced riders our expert riding schools are equipped to cope with any level of ability & all geared to provide you with an absolutely wonderful experience.


...The horse riding was great fun, felt very relaxed and safe and was well catered for all the different levels of riders...


How it works?

  • You tell us when you’d like your riding activity and we’ll try and make it happen
  • On the day, you arrive at the stables at the prearranged time
  • We can help you with your taxi transfers, just ask us for details
  • The horse instructor will greet you, talk you through the lesson plan and assign you a riding hat
  • Then it’s a matter of saying hello to your horse, saddling up and setting off
  • Don’t worry, all the horses are calm and experienced. There’s also plenty of experts to help out should any of the hens need it
  • Dress code: jodhpurs or jeans, riding boots, boots or sturdy shoes
  • Ask us about enjoying longer hacks

Please note: Certain stables do have weight restrictions and larger groups may have to go in 2 groups. Different venues vary so please talk to your holiday adviser when booking for the exact details of the activity


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...The horse riding on Saturday was great fun and both of the ladies at the centre were brilliant and so supportive to the more nervous riders!...


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