Horse Riding Days Out in Cornwall

November 20th, 2020

Has the holiday itch started to sink in? Do you find yourself daydreaming at work of a break by the sea, or in the outdoors surrounded by the various green shades of the countryside? 


If so, then this article might help you plan your next trip for when the lockdown restrictions have eased. We hope in the future you’ll find comfort in our cottages that provide the perfect place for your family-friendly holidays in Cornwall.


In the meantime, there’s no need to have a long face. Here are some ideas about how you can make the most of your time in Cornwall with your kids. We’ve selected a few options for a horse riding holiday.


Higher Tremenheere Riding Stables

Situated in the heart of West Cornwall in Ludgvan, only a few miles from Penzance. The stables overlook Mounts Bay and St Michael’s Mount and make the most of the surrounding countryside. 


While in the area and only a short walk from the Tremenheere sculpture garden, you might want to add it to your itinerary too.


Old Mill Riding Stables

For nearly sixty years the stables have been a business in excelling at providing professional stable management. 


They welcome everyone from beginners to experts and are the base for South West Cornwall, Riding for the disabled association.


If you fancy a riding over the Cornish moors and have some experience you can book a hacking session. Lessons provided consist of an array of options such as riding, stable management, lunge and natural horsemanship. 


Reen Manor Stables

If you’re looking for a ride through the Cornish countryside. Reen Manor will take you down dwindling lanes that lead you to thatched roofs. You’ll find a pub where you can stop off for lunch.


But if you’d much rather stay by the sea and feel the salty breeze as you trek across the cascading dunes then you’ll be pleased to know they offer that option too. 


Hallagenna Riding

Based in St Breward, explore inland on horseback. Trek across Bodmin Moor, trail ride or go pony trekking with the little ones from five years or older. 


Hallagenna offers a kids club as well as various lesson tailored to wide arrange of abilities. They also have a Poldark Trail and a Rising Sun Trail, which takes you to one of the oldest pubs on Bodmin Moor. 


Polmartin Riding

One of the leading equestrian centres in Cornwall. Polmartin Riding offers treks across the expanses of their private lands, free from traffic with pristine views of Cornwall’s breathtaking landscapes.


Actors who appear in Game of Thrones, Poldark and many more have had training courses here for their appearance on camera.


Share your thoughts on horse riding in Cornwall with us; we’d love to hear from you!