Come and stay on our farm stay in the Canterbury foothills and enjoy riding a well schooled horse with a helpful instructor.
We can collect you from Christchurch (or anywhere in Canterbury) and take you to our
farm, you can stay in a private room with all meals provided.
Evenings can be spent relaxing in the farmhouse with free wifi.
Enjoy a mix of horse riding lessons and guided farm trekking to
Farm Stay includes either a one hour private or a 2 hour group lesson each morning (this depends on the number of guests staying) and includes 2 hours trekking in the afternoon.
Chief Instructor Liz Thomas. ESNZ GRADE 11 - Performance coach in Show Jumping, Dressage & Eventing.
Enjoy quality lessons and well schooled
Many different treks available. (private access to over 10,000 acres of farm land)
Lessons from Complete basics to advanced
Enjoy farm life
in New Zealand
Convenient on farm cabins with all bedding provided.
Continental breakfast, basic lunch and dinner included when staying overnight.
Luxury accommodation (10 minutes drive) packages available with daily
transfers to the farm.
Complete beginners to advanced horseback riders welcome.
Excellent facilities for Dressage, Show Jumping and Cross Country.
Enjoy a mix of lessons and scenic farm trekking daily*
Airport transfers also available for an extra fee.
Unaccompanied children welcome from 8 years old.
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Farm Stay price list
As well as trekking on our own farm (we run beef cattle
and horses) you can enjoy trekking on many other farms in this area.
(thanks to the generosity of local farmers we have over 10,000 acres of trekking available)
Jumping lessons on well schooled horses.
Lessons in Dressage from basics to advanced level.
Enjoy farm life.
Transfers available from Christchurch city or airport $97 each way (available 24 hours)
* Horseback riding is only available subject to fine weather
and safe operating conditions. We reserve the right to cancel any horse
riding on days where circumstances beyond our control would affect the safety
of horses and riders, there is no reduction in the farm stay fee should this take place.
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