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Arniss Equestrian

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Top-notch riding experience

My wife rode the trails at Arniss Equestrian and thoroughly enjoyed herself. She and her guide... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bangor ME
Fantastic ride in the New forest

From the initial contact to the ride itself, I couldn't fault Armies equestrian. Stunning drive... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Michelle F
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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...more
Arniss Farm | Godshill, New Forest, Fordingbridge SP6 2JX, England
+44 1425 654114
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife rode the trails at Arniss Equestrian and thoroughly enjoyed herself. She and her guide galloped through the New Forest on ponies, skirting the wild ponies, sheep, and cows which took little notice of them. She declined the opportunity to jump fences and hedges,...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

From the initial contact to the ride itself, I couldn't fault Armies equestrian. Stunning drive down to a well kept happy yard. Met with a smile an a friendly hello. Unfortunately my own hat was not up to current specs, this was quickly changed to...More

1  Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Where do I begin? This is a exceptional yard with very hard working staff. The yard itself is very well organised with a lovely dog there called Jasmine. The staff on this yard are very friendly and happy to help since our dogs was very...More

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We booked beforehand and informed them we were total beginners. We booked an hours ride and were joined by two other complete beginners. Instructor was brilliant as we were a touch nervous. We trekked into the new forest spectacular views. The whole experience is one...More

Thank Stevie G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

First of all, the people are lovely and the set up very good. And of course the scenery is amazing! However, and I'm sorry there is a 'however'... they promise a walk, trot, canter experience. I'm not the best rider in the world by any...More

1  Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Simply by far the best. Helpful and friendly staff, horses all seemed healthy and looked after well and not mad!! Very professional service and Carrie was brilliant. Perfect!

1  Thank M A
Reviewed 18 August 2018

I have been several times for a hack with Arniss Equestrian and highly recommend them for great fun rides! They have a wide range of horses and ponies for all abilities, are flexible regarding and accommodating regarding riding ability, and their enthusiastic staff clearly love...More

1  Thank Runningbikechick
Reviewed 17 August 2018

On holiday in the area and my 11 year old daughter who is an experienced rider wanted to hack out in the New Forest. Recommended Arniss Equestrian by holiday home owner so dropped in on Sunday to have a look. First impressions, clean yard, calm...More

1  Thank goodie717
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I was on holiday in the area and wanted to go for a hack in the New Forest. I called in on very short notice, but they were really friendly and after a quick check with the riding instructor, i got offered a hack in...More

1  Thank Isa S
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Would highly recommend the two hour hack across the varied landscape of the beautiful New Forest for more experienced riders. Fantastic, exceptionally well looked after horses matched perfectly to our abilities. And a big thank you to Amy for being such a fun and knowledgeable...More

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25 August 2018|
Response from Jan T | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry, I am afraid that we are fully booked through until Wednesday. We do run different classes / rides for different levels of experience and ages. I am very happy to call you to discuss options if... More
Marcia N
20 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