- Horse Riding and Stables
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
At Burley Villa School of Riding we offer Riding Lessons for children over 4 yrs old and for those over 7 yrs, we can take you riding in the New Forest National Park. All are welcome on our rides, whether you are a regular local learning to ride or a visitor to the park.
Our lessons start with a 30 min Beginner Group or Private sessions in a traditional English saddle or you could join our ‘Cowboy Adventure for Kids' for a taste of Western riding which includes grooming and tacking up your pony before your hours western lesson followed by lassoing and a Burger n Beans BBQ.
Or you can ride out on a ‘Holiday Hack' Beginner Forest Ride. This is a 90 minute ride, which starts in the arena with a beginner lesson for 20 mins or so where we will settle you on your mount and help you with start stop and to steer before setting out into the forest for the rest of the ride. The Hack will be at walk pace and will take you out over the open forest greens where you will ride amongst the wild ponies and foals.
- Picnics Allowed
- Restaurant Onsite
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Bashley Common Rd, New Milton, Hampshire, BH25 5SH, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 - 18:00. Closed 25th December, 1st January
Under 4: Free!
At Burley Villa School of Riding Tea, Coffee and Soft Drinks are available and there is an area suitable for picnics. Please ask in advance if this area is free as it is used for BBQ's after some of our rides and can be busy.
We have toilets and a changing room.
Baby food facilities
We are happy to warm baby milk or food by microwave.