Located in the stunning South Hams we really are in the most wonderful location for a holiday for you and your horse. (ridden or driven)
We provide large airy stables and safe paddocks for your horse and you can choose your accommodation from Luxury Country Clubs to self catering holiday homes in a five mile radius around us.
Local sights include Slapton Sands, Dartmoor Zoo, Dartmouth, Totnes and Kingsbridge. Our nearby villages are supplied with a wealth of local inns.
Whilst your horse stays here, centrally located for some quiet lanes and tracks or for longer day rides to the edge of the moors or the sea, you can enjoy all the South Hams has to offer or learn carriage driving with us here.
We do packages for your horse from grass livery to full livery where we look after your horse’s every need and you just turn up and ride (or drive) .
We can do short pony management courses for children with their pony or ours, or more serious show and ring preparation for anyone looking to compete. We also do carriage driving lessons, short driving experiences and even teach you how to break your own pony to harness .
We are located about 1 mile from the South Poole and Dart Vale Harrier Kennels and can provide stabling and full livery for your horse for short hunting breaks with this and other local packs.
We have a basic price list and links to local accommodation are provided for you to choose the one that best suits your budget. Looking forward to seeing you. Holiday & Course Rates 2018
Local Accommodation Links:
The Old Inn Halwell: www.local-buzz.co.uk/business/the-old-inn/1807615
Dartmouth Golf and Country Club: www.dgcc.co.uk/
Woodlands Leisure Park: www.woodlandspark.com/
Bucklands Tout St: www.tout-saints.co.uk/
The Mounts Caravan Park: www.tout-saints.co.uk/
The George Inn Blackawton: www.blackawton.com/
Hillfield Cottages: www.hillfieldcottages.com/
Toad hall Cottages: www.toadhallcottages.co.uk/
Activities and courses:
We can run Activity days, mornings or non residential courses for groups, families or individuals in a wide range of horse related disciplines.
We do lessons on your own pony/horse at our place or yours and provide training for Pony Club badges and Tests and other exams .
We can do starter training for horse agility for you and your pony/horse
We do not currently teach riding on our ponies or provide ponies or horses for riding but we do everything else from basic stable management to NVQ Level 3 stable management and horsecare . If you are looking to buy/loan a horse or pony we can provide you with the basic grounding in care and management to help establish a sound basis for your ownership. We also provide a horsefinder service which aims to ensure that the horse or pony you buy really is suitable for what you intend. We will also do fun mornings/afternoons or days for groups of children, their ponies or ours, including grooming, showing, pony agility, have a go carriage driving, dressing up and anything else that takes their fancy!
Especially for Pony mad children. Themed pony parties from my little pony princess to stagecoach fun. The party is designed around your requests and budget.
Normally run here with the use of our barn for you to lay out the party tea or we can bring the ponies to you if you have a large enough venue. Can include dressing up, plaiting grooming and washing the ponies, a drive on a carriage, pony agility, etc
Basic Prices for all our activities and parties are attached here but we are happy to discuss different scenarios and options to meet your request and budget.