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Happy Valley Riding School

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Great for all levels

As an adult beginner I was always made to feel very welcome and comfortable. Carla and Chantelle... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Brighton, United Kingdom
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Great teaching for ‘older’ adult...

As a very rusty ‘mature’ rider I found Chantal hugely helpful and encouraging. In one 30 minute... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Nicole M
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15 May 2018
“Great for all levels ”
12 Dec 2017
“Great teaching for ‘older’ adult...”
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New Barn Rd, Slonk Hill Farm, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 6HL, England
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

As an adult beginner I was always made to feel very welcome and comfortable. Carla and Chantelle are always friendly and both of them extremely capable instructors, you always feel very safe and in good hands.

Thank Emma25brighton
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

As a very rusty ‘mature’ rider I found Chantal hugely helpful and encouraging. In one 30 minute lesson her teaching enabled me to find a good position in the saddle again. I feel more confident - and had fun! I came away with a huge...More

1  Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I would not recommend this riding school. I booked a stable morning for a French student who was 12 and then the student booking was changed to a 16 year old. So I called the stables to see if the stable morning would still be...More

6  Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I had my 1st ever riding lesson the other day at Happy Valley after being recommended to it. Chantelle was very patient & explained everything in plain English. The 45 minute private lesson flew by & just being on a horse & trotting round a...More

Thank Elliot_M_999
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We organised a birthday riding experience at Happy Valley for my daughter and a small group of friends and had a wonderful time. The girls had a great first experience of grooming and then riding ponies and they really loved it all. There was plenty...More

Thank cath0gan
Reviewed 15 February 2016

My grandchildren love spending a day at Happy Valley riding and mucking out. The children learn about caring for horses as well as riding and the fact that they can ride out onto the Downs without needing to go on a road is really special

Thank Sue A
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Carla is a excellent teacher has lots of patience explains everything really well! If any wants to ride they should come to happy valley riding school🐴🐴🐴🐴

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Excellent teacher has lots of patience and explains things very well. Would recommend to anyone wanting to ride.

1  Thank Gemini130659
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Dropped out two children off here for a stable day which introduced them to horses, safety and grooming. They had a great day and didn't even notice when we turned up to collect them. Stable day 9am-1pm, £30 per child. Pack lunch and wellies essential.

Thank Gav66
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Nicely kept stables, but horses were obviously very tired. When asked the coach, was told their horses go out up to five times a day on weekends. This is something I don't support and won't be going back.

8  Thank Bara84
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Veronica B
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Response from Josephine C |
I’m sorry my mum did ride the big who darling xx