Situated in 20 acres of stunning Surrey countryside, only a few miles from Guildford, Cliff Hatch Riding School offers lessons to riders of all ages and abilities from the age of 5 and up.
Established in Mayford for 20 years, the riding school is owned and run
by Denise Passant - a former gold medal winner with the GB Endurance Riding Team, who still regularly assists the GB Team as a Development Coach.
From individual beginners riding lessons to day camps, Cliff Hatch Riding School is proud to offer a friendly, caring and tailored approach to equestrianism, whatever your ability. All group lessons are graded to ensure that riders are of a similar standard, ensuring that you continue to learn and develop as a rider in a consistent manner.
Is the Surrey weather looking a little unsettled? With an indoor riding school, it doesn't matter what the weather's like outside - Cliff Hatch Riding School is always open.
Riding for Younger Children
For children under 5 who are unable to take part in full riding lessons, the riding school near Guildford has two beautiful Shetland ponies that provide younger children with the opportunity to enjoy a gentle walkabout and gain experience in the saddle.
Is an hour's lesson just not enough?
Cliff Hatch Riding School runs day camps during each school holiday, as well as two day courses, run in conjunction with Woking Borough Council.
Also known as adaptive riding or equine-assisted activity, therapeutic horseback riding has been proven to be highly beneficial for children and adults with a range of physical, emotional or cognitive conditions.
Cliff Hatch Riding School's instructors are fully qualified and licensed to offer therapeutic riding lessons to children and young adults with disabilities, helping them make a positive change in their lives.
British Horse Society
Are you interesting in becoming a riding instructor yourself?
Perhaps you're thinking of setting up your own riding school?
With an indoor riding school and fully equipped lecture room, Cliff Hatch Riding School is experienced in preparing students for the British Horse Society Exams.
Contact Cliff Hatch Riding School
Please call Denise Passant on 01483 721 041 for further information and to book a riding lesson.
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The best riding school I’ve had the pleasure to teach at. Organised and friendly with super horses and ponies.
it has such a friendly atmosphere and inspiring children of all ages with or with out disabilities is at the heart of the riding school. Its just a fab place to learn to about riding and caring for horses...
The team at Cliff Hatch are a friendly and fun team, always willing to help and make learning fun for the smallest of children and a huge bonus of an indoor school.
Cliff Hatch Stables is a lovely environment for all ages. My daughters enjoy learning with all the amazing instructors and helpers. All are very welcoming and jolly - I LOVE IT!!!
I rode at Cliff Hatch every weekend and love it. Everyone is so friendly and we always laugh and have fun.