Riding Lessons

Whether you're a novice or haven't ridden before through to experienced riders, we offer a range of riding lessons suitable for all abilities.

We have a wide variety of horses and ponies, of all heights and shapes, to suit all riding abilities.

Discover your passion for horses with lessons from as young as two years old, we have the perfect horse or pony no matter your age or ability.

Group Riding Lessons for Children

Saturday 8.30am (1 hour group lesson) £30.00
Saturday 9.40am (1/2 hour group lesson) £20.00
Saturday 10.20am (1/2 hour group lesson) £20.00
Saturday 11.00am (1 hour group lesson) £30.00
Sunday 9.00am (1/2 hour group lesson) £20.00
Sunday 9.40am (1/2 hour group lesson) £20.00
Sunday 10.20am (1/2 hour group lesson) £20.00
Sunday 11.00am (1 hour group lesson) £30.00

Group Riding Lessons for Adults

Wednesday 6.00pm (1 hour group lesson) £30.00

Private Riding Lessons for Adults

1/2 hour private lesson (one-to-one) £40.00
To book please text 07855 155559 with the date you would like to book for. Please include first names, weights in stones and pounds, heights in feet and inches, abilities (if any) and if booking for a child, their age.

Covid Secure Operational Update

Please follow the latest government advise.

Arrive 15 to 10 minutes before your lesson.
We would like to avoid crossover of people as much as possible.
Please keep two meters distance from our staff and others at all times.
Hand washing facilities are available with paper towels.

Please wear a face mask when mounting and dismounting to keep yourself and us safe. Keep your mask on while your stirrups and girth are being adjusted.

Provided hats and boots, hand sanitiser and disposable gloves (plus self-assessment forms if you're new to Goonbell), are located in the horse box at the entrance to the yard.

Sorry, we're unable to have spectators in the gallery at present.

Unless leading your child, to keep everyone safe, adults should remain in the car park. Your child will be accompanied by one of our staff members back to the car park when their lesson has finished.

If possible, please pay by bank transfer the day before or by cash in a named envelope on the day.

Please stay away if you have any cold/flu/virus symptoms, or if you have been in contact with anyone known to be affected or you or someone in your family are vulnerable.

Thank you to all our support and understanding.

Terms and Conditions

If you need to cancel a lesson please give at least 12 hours notice.
If you cancel a lesson with less than 12 hours notice, you will be charged the full price.
You must fill in a self-assessment form if you are a new rider at Goonbell.