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Burley-Villa School of Riding

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Closes in 25 min: 09:00 - 19:00
Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
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Lovely birthday horse ride through the New Forest

I treated my daughter and myself to a walk and trot ride at this riding school on 22 August for her... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tracey H
A good all round experience to view the forest from horseback , wear jeans and flat shoes, not trainers

Suitable horses for a relaxed ride around the forest, ideal for anyone who is fit and enjoys... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Milton, United Kingdom
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New Milton New Forest Bashley Common Road, New Forest, New Milton BH25 5SH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I treated my daughter and myself to a walk and trot ride at this riding school on 22 August for her birthday treat (18th). We were slightly apprehensive as neither of us had ridden for a few years but we were reassured as soon as...More

Thank Tracey H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Suitable horses for a relaxed ride around the forest, ideal for anyone who is fit and enjoys exercise,foals aplenty at this time of year, be prepared for aching legs over the next couple of days but well worth it

Thank gulliverjanice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went last month for the western riding, my boyfriend brought me a voucher for my 21st birthday and I don't know if I'm nitpicking as all the reviews seemed high but I didn't enjoy it. I ride anyway but British and I'm always up...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Burley-villa riding school was well sign posted, once we booked in for our horse riding experience were were kitted out with our hats and off to meet the horses, we had a ten-fifteen minutes in a paddock to get use to our horse then off...More

Thank timhall40
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I’m a animal loving ‘horsey’ person. Before I had children I was a competing rider. But having not ridden in many years never thought I would get on a horse again. My husband booked for us both to go Western Riding as an anniversary surprise...More

Thank MummaKirbs
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I wanted to re visit Burley Villa, after a fabulous ride a few years ago. I am a novice rider , who has not ridden for some time. I am reasonably fit, but retired, so like to feel safe. The horses are well looked after...More

Thank NLIMOD2015
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We did the Kids Brush and Ride - half an hour brushing and preparing the ponies followed by a half an hour guided ride. My 9 year old had been riding before, but still enjoyed it. The two four year olds thought the whole experience...More

Thank Samikazi
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Booked a 90-minute 'walk and trot hack'. We considered ourselves novice riders, and were therefore required to steer our mounts round the training ground first to prove we were in control, which we were - just! The ride itself was delightful. The ponies were very...More

Thank KamilaK154
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Felt like the proprietors tolerated us being there as opposed to being welcoming, the western riding experience had a novelty value overall and riding out in the local forest was great but was definitely overpriced.

Thank jacqueline b
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a ride for our three kids 6, 9 and 12yrs while on holiday. All are novices but really enjoyed the experience and were looked after really well. Lovely gentle ponies and plenty of chat with those leading. This is our saving year in...More

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19 August 2017|
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Response from Helen T | Reviewed this property |
Huge selection of all sizes, so you will not be stuck for choice.
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Response from preeti v | Reviewed this property |
We were visiting too. Quick search on google maps said about 11minutes min no traffic. - Dependant on where you are in Brockenhurst, may take slightly longer / less