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Arniss Equestrian

#4 of 11 things to do in Fordingbridge Features Animals
Arniss Farm | Godshill, New Forest, Fordingbridge SP6 2JX, England
+44 1425 654114
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Beautiful Ride

I had my own ponies and horses as I child so I am extremely picky when it comes to riding or... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Carolyn B
One very happy child

Took our slightly nervous 6 year old for a beginners session here and we couldn't be more happy to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
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British Horse Society approved riding school offering both lessons and hacking, with direct access on to the New Forest. Beginner instructional rides, mixed ability rides, and longer rides for more experienced riders. Experience days, pub rides, & special occasion experiences available. Please see our website or call us to discuss your requirements.
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Arniss Farm | Godshill, New Forest, Fordingbridge SP6 2JX, England
+44 1425 654114
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Reviewed yesterday

I had my own ponies and horses as I child so I am extremely picky when it comes to riding or trekking establishments. I liked the Arniss Equestrian website and was not at all disappointed with the real thing. The yard was clean and swept...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took our slightly nervous 6 year old for a beginners session here and we couldn't be more happy to recommend. Our little one was very well looked after and came out of it with confidence to do more with ponies.

Thank harvmitch
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Girls went for an hour long hack and loved it. Place was full of very helpful, professional staff. V clean and tidy with lovely horses.

Thank peggy7123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked an hour of horse experience whilst on holiday. The staff we really welcoming and the horses, a lot of them, are beautifully cared for. We had a talk about their work and learnt about the New Forest ponies too. We were mounted on...More

Thank val r
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We took our Grandmother horse riding for her 89th birthday as it was something she really wanted to tick off her bucket list! Although we were a little hesitant because of her age we were quickly reassured by the care taken of her by all...More

2  Thank Sasha F
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We booked a family ride for a birthday treat. Well organised and enjoyable. Efficient and welcoming staff.

Thank SamanthaKirkcaldy
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

First I would say we were greeted so well and professionally. Really didn't feel awkward at all. Had a look round the clean facilities and was nicely surprised by the cleanliness of the place even on a muddy wet day. My partner and I are...More

1  Thank Jax C
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Drawn to the centre due to a very informative website. When I booked the lesson on the phone I spoke to a lovely lady who was able to identify my daughter's ability and needs. My daughter enjoyed her first lesson so much she wants to...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 26 November 2016

A wonderful place. We had glorious weather but think it would have been almost as enjoyable in less clement conditions. I went on a 2 hr hack with one other customer and a guide. My horse was a tad reluctant at the start of the...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Having not ridden for some years I enjoyed a well managed two hour hack into the autumn countryside. The guide was friendly and attentive and organised the ride to suit my abilities, balancing walking, trotting and cantering. My mount Nell was in good condition and...More

Thank John C
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Marcia N
21 February 2015|
Response from Jan T | Property representative |
Hi Marcia Thank you for your enquiry. The best located train station for Arniss is Salisbury, the journey time from London Waterloo is 90minutes. Approximate fare is £39 per person (off peak) return. Salisbury is... More