Horse Riding Lessons


Riding lessons at Cerney Equestrian Centre are open to anyone. From beginners on the lead rein to advanced riders, we have a range horses and ponies suitable for everyone. Our qualified instructors are very experienced and can help instil confidence in all of our riders. For people new to riding we start you out on the lead rein, learning the basics until you are ready to go it alone. For younger children we offer lead rein pony rides in the school and around the paddocks for a fun was of getting the child used to riding before introducing them to instructed lessons. For older children and adults, there are weekly groups of similar ability riders, which can be joined. Individual lessons are also available providing a one-to-one instruction to really develop riding skills.

Riding lessons offer many brilliant advantages. Not only is it great exercise, good for strengthening and toning your muscles, it is also lots of fun. There is great satisfaction in learning to ride and feeling your skills improve as you learn how to handle the horse. It’s also good for improving balance, posture and coordination. Horse riding gives an incredible sense of freedom, and gives you the chance to get closer to nature and experience the great outdoors, meaning it increases mental as well as physical well-being.

We always make sure that our horse riding lessons are enjoyable as well as educational. Our instructors are passionate about horses and always aim to convey the enjoyment of riding to their pupils, so you can expect a fun and challenging experience when you come to us for horse riding lessons.

We offer a discounted rate for frequent riders. When 5 lessons are booked and paid with us the 6th lesson will be free of charge.

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 Cancellations and Terms & Conditions

A minimum Of 48 hours must be given to cancel a lesson and receive a refund. After which the following applies: If cancelled within 24 hours of the lesson time then the full price is payable. If cancelled within 48 hours of the lesson time the full price is payable, however a 50% discount off the next lesson booked will be given. We hold to right to deny riding lessons if we feel we do not have a suitable horse or pony available. Late arrivals will mean that your lesson will have to be cut short so please arrive 10 minutes early.