Riding Only


Improve your riding and equitation skills with one of our schoolmaster horses or ponies. All lessons are a maximum of 4 people of similar level. As a small stables we are able to maximise your time to learn new skills and improve your riding technique. Riding packages are for total beginners to advanced riders.



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We live in a beautiful 15th century house with warm and comfortable spacious rooms. There are 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms that accommodates up to 12 students. We also have a self-contained studio with its own kitchen and bathroom right next to the house. This is ideal for adults or families.

All horses and ponies are stabled individually. We have a 60 x 20 arena with practice
mirrors, a lunging ring and an obstacle paddock.

Riding lessons are on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday with an outing on Friday. English lessons are from Monday to Friday.

Additional activities can be swimming, tennis, badminton, movies, visit to Cadre Noir,
wool workshop, arts and crafts, kayaking and a picnic by the lake.

One week stay from Sunday from 5 p.m. to Saturday before 11 a.m. Meals and outings are included.

Daily Program

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07:30 Wake up
08:00 Breakfast
08:30 Prepare horses / ponies and riding lesson
10:30 Grooming and Stable Management
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Other Activies Monday and Wednesday
14:00 Hack Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
16:00 Evening Stables
18:00 Showers / Free Time
20:00 Dinner with the family
21:00 Free Time
22:00 Bed
22:45 Lights Out


  • By Train : 40 minutes from Poitiers or Saumur Station. There are direct trains from Paris and Bordeaux to Poitiers; they are both approximately 2 hours by train.
  • By Plane : 40 minutes from Poitier Airport, 1.5 hours from Tours airport and 2 hours from Nantes airport. Transfers are available.

Prices 2024

Winter :

  • No Riding only stay in WInter

Spring :

  • 1 week (6 nights) Riding & Language stay £890
  • 2 weeks (13 nights) Riding & Language stay £1880

Summer and Autumn :

  • 1 week (6 nights) Riding & Language stay £890
  • 2 weeks (13 nights) Riding & Language stay £1880