Horse Riding Lessons


***PRIVATE LESSONS AVAILABLE EVERY DAY OF THE SUMMER***

PLEASE NOTE IN ORDER TO BOOK, YOU MUST DROP UP TO THE STABLES WITH PAYMENT (CASH OR CHEQUE) AND WE CAN BOOK YOU IN FOR AN AVAILBLE SLOT WITHIN 7 DAYS FROM WHEN PAYMENT IS MADE. 


Please see below times, prices and information for all our lessons and walk outs.

Children's Group One Hour Lesson - €40 (Trial group lesson)

We offer trial group beginner classes on Saturday and Sunday at 2pm. This allows riders to try a lesson and then decide if they would like to buy the 10 lesson set. To book a trial lesson, like all group lessons, send us on an email with their name(s) and the date you would like to come and we can check availability. 

Course of 10 Lessons children  - €350.00 effective from 01/05/21 ​to be used within 11 weeks of date of purchase

These group classes can either be used as 10 group classes or, if desired, a private walkout (50m) can be booked by using two of the 10 group classes in your set, per private per child. I.E. Using the 10 lesson set, the price of two group children's lessons= 1 private child's walkout. Two of a child's numbers from their 10 group lesson set can be used for 1 child's private walkout but must be booked at least one week in advance

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ONLY OFFER PRIVATE WALKOUTS IN EXCHANGE FOR TWO GROUP LESSON SET NUMBERS. I.E. THEY MAY NOT BE USED FOR PRIVATE LESSONS UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE. 

Adult's Group One Hour Lesson - €45

Course of 10 Lessons - €380.00 effective from 01/05/21 to be used within 11 weeks of date of purchase

Midweek evening lessons must be prepaid in advance and used during the school term

We cannot offer refunds on lesson sets purchased

 

Children's Lessons:

  • From 3 years old.
  • All classes graded according to experience. Riders are assessed on an ongoing basis and allocated a space in a lesson of an appropriate standard 
  • Children will be moved to a more advanced class with agreement from parents and instructor.
  • Beginners ponies from 10 hands to experienced.
  • Hats and boots provided for free.
  • Pre paid lessons do NOT have to be used 10 weeks running, but must be used within 11 weeks of purchase.
  • Lead walkouts into the mountain available for children from 3 years of age for any riding standard but all will be on a lead rein at a walking pace. A great, fun and relaxed introduction for children into horse riding.
  • Gift vouchers are available to purchase for lessons and walkouts.
  • Two of a child's numbers from their 10 group lesson set can be used for 1 child's private walkout but must be booked at least 1 week in advance.

 

  • *YOU MUST ARRIVE AT LEAST 20 MINUTES BEFORE ANY BOOKED WALK

    OUT & LESSON* 

 

Times:

Day Time Level
Saturday 10.00 am

Children's beginner class

* new term starting in July and September *

Saturday ​10.00 am Intermediate riders 
Sunday 10.00am ​Intermediate
Saturday & Sunday 11.00 am Advanced / Intermediate
Saturday & Sunday 12.00 pm Adult Advanced
Saturday & Sunday 1.00 pm Intermediate
Saturday & Sunday 2.00 pm Beginner lead rein
Saturday & Sunday 3.00 pm Improver Rider
Saturday 4.00pm Advanced Improvers 

Thursday - During school term

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - Outside school term

4.00 pm

Most hours

Beginner lead rein/ Improver Rider

 

Sunday 

1.00 pm  Beginner Lead rein 

Private Classes

 


***PRIVATE LESSONS AVAILABLE EVERY DAY OF THE SUMMER***

PLEASE NOTE IN ORDER TO BOOK, YOU MUST DROP UP TO THE STABLES WITH PAYMENT (CASH OR CHEQUE) AND WE CAN BOOK YOU IN FOR AN AVAILBLE SLOT WITHIN 7 DAYS FROM WHEN PAYMENT IS MADE. 

Available

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 6 pm

Saturday 8 am, 9 am, 10 am and 5 pm

Sunday 9 am, 4 pm and 5 pm

     

Price List:

Type - Children Cost
1 hour shared €40
Private One Hour (50 mins) €60
One Hour Group Walkout €40

Group of 10 Children's lessons (to be use within 11 weeks of purchase)

 

We cannot offer refunds on pre paid lesson sets purchased

Please note that we cannot accept card payment, sorry for any inconvenience.

-> These group classes can either be used as 10 group classes or if desired, a private walkout can be booked by using two of the 10 group classes in your set per private per child. I.E. Using the 10 lesson set, the price of two group children's lessons = 1 private child's walkout. Two of a child's numbers from their 10 group lesson set can be used for 1 child's private walkout but must be booked at least one week in advance

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ONLY OFFER PRIVATE WALKOUTS IN EXCHANGE FOR TWO GROUP LESSON SET NUMBERS. I.E. THEY MAY NOT BE USED FOR PRIVATE LESSONS UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE. 

€350

 

Pony Play Session: for 1 hour 

These can be run at a designated time during the school

A fantastic and fun way to introduce children to the exciting world of ponies. Available from 3 years of age, children are encouraged to safely enjoy one of their first pony experiences with our qualified staff at the Paddocks. Children get an introduction into safely handling and grooming and a half hour riding lesson.

€65 private session per child:

20 min Intro and Pony Prep (meet and great instructor, etc) & Grooming and Handling

40 hour Pony Riding Lesson & trek (lead rein)

Ring for further details.

 

Children's Lessons Forms

Please print and complete the following Registration Form and  Waiver Form and hand into office prior to your riding session.

 

Registration Form         Waiver Form

 


 

Adult Lessons:

 


***PRIVATE LESSONS AVAILABLE EVERY DAY OF THE SUMMER***

PLEASE NOTE IN ORDER TO BOOK, YOU MUST DROP UP TO THE STABLES WITH PAYMENT (CASH OR CHEQUE) AND WE CAN BOOK YOU IN FOR AN AVAILBLE SLOT WITHIN 7 DAYS FROM WHEN PAYMENT IS MADE. 

 

  • All classes graded according to experience.
  • Hats and boots provided for free.
  • Private lessons available on request.
  • Pre paid lessons do NOT have to be used 10 weeks running, must be used within 11 weeks of purchase.
  •  We cannot offer refunds on these sets purchased
  • Gift vouchers available
  • Midweek evening lessons must be prepaid in advance 

 

 

Times:

Day Time Level
Sunday 10.00 am Intermediate
Saturday & Sunday 11.00 am Advanced / Intermediate
Saturday & Sunday 12.00 pm Advanced
Saturday & Sunday 2.00 pm

Beginner

Saturday 3.00pm Intermediate Beginner
Saturday 4.00pm Advanced Beginner 
Wednesday, Thursday 6.00 pm Privates
Wednesday

7.00 pm

8.00 pm

Advanced Intermediate

Advanced Intermediate 

*phone for details*

Thursday 7.00pm Intermediate/Advanced 
Sunday  1.00 pm Beginner 

 

Price List:

 

Type - Adult price per person Cost
1 hour Group Lesson €45
   
Private hour (Lesson or walkout) (50 minute) €70
Semi Private or private group (Lesson or walkout) (50 minute) €60
One Hour Group walk-out €45
2 hour private walkout €110
Group of 10 lessons available weekdays and evenings and weekends (Pre-Paid) To be use within 11 weeks of purchase.

 €380

We cannot offer refunds on pre paid lesson sets  

 We offer private lessons also but must be prepaid in advance.

Midweek evening lessons must be prepaid in advance and can only be used during school term 

 

 

 

Adult's Lessons Form

Please print and complete the following Registration Form and  hand into office prior to your riding session.

 

Registration Form

Birthday parties:

We host the best birthday parties in Dublin!

All sorts of Parties for adults or children catered for. We can cater for up to 30 children at any time whether total beginners, advanced riders or a mixture. The birthday boy or girl will get a rosette as a reminder of their very special day at The Paddocks. With one hour riding you can choose from a one hour riding lesson, a one hour walk in the mountains (being led if necessary) or half an hour lesson followed by half an hour walk in the mountains. Afterwards the children can groom the ponies or play pony games until its time for food. Menu includes pizza, crisps, sweets and soft drinks or juice served in our heated party room. Balloons, party table cloth, etc provided. Prices from 30 euro per child and adults can join in the fun or sit back and let our fully qualified capable staff do all the work while parents can enjoy a coffee in front of the fire.

 

Full Package - from  € per child (price valid for 10 or more children) - unable to cater for due Covid regulations

                        1 hour horse riding in the arena or mountains, stable management (grooming ponies, leading, etc),                                          food and use of the party room.

Part Package - from €45 per child (price valid for 10 or more children)

                        1 hour riding in the arena or mountains, stable management ( grooming, leading, etc) and use of the party                              room

Basic Package - from €35 per child (price valid for 10 or more children)

                        1 hour horse riding in the arena or in the mountain

 

**** Discount for larger groups of 10 or more riders.


 

Important Advice
Riding is a Risk Sport !!
We take care to provide suitable and safe horses and ponies for our customers, but animals can be unpredictable. We strongly advise you to take out full personal accident cover.

 

 



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Upcoming Events 2021

5 day Pony Camp 

Starting June 14th 2021

-> PONY CAMP HALF DAY 10-1:00 €230

-> PONY CAMP FULL DAY 10 - 3:00 €300

Suitable for all ages and standard from 5 -17 years old

Places on pony camp will not be secured unless the full amount is paid in advance

Private Pony Play may be booked for 3 and 4 year olds (but they cannot take part in the camp)

Please see Pony Camp Page for more details

Booking requires payment in full 

Phone 0872237981 for more details


PRIVATE LESSONS:

***PRIVATE LESSONS AVAILABLE EVERY DAY OF THE SUMMER***

PLEASE NOTE IN ORDER TO BOOK, YOU MUST DROP UP TO THE STABLES WITH PAYMENT (CASH OR CHEQUE) AND WE CAN BOOK YOU IN FOR AN AVAILBLE SLOT WITHIN 7 DAYS OF PAYMENT.

Please look at the 'lesson' page for details. 


Mid Week Children's Lessons Offer

(ONLY DURING SCHOOL TERM)

10 Lessons for €300

Lessons available as follows:

Thursday: 4.00 pm Beginners

 

Phone for details.  


Private walkouts available every day (during summer holidays)

 ALL WALKOUTS WILL BE VERY SCENIC, GENTLE, WALKING TREKS, WITH ALL RIDERS ON A LEAD REIN. 

WE DO NOT CATER FOR TROTTING, CANTERING TREKS, REGARDLESS OF THE RIDERS STANDARD. 

Private and group lessons available every day.

Please call 0872237981 for details.

 

*YOU MUST ARRIVE AT LEAST 20 MINUTES BEFORE ANY BOOKED WALK OUT & LESSON* 


Beginner Lesson

Every Saturday at 10 o'clock, Saturday and Sunday at 2 o'clock 

Suitable for adults and children

1 hour lesson

€45 for adults or 350 for 10*

€40 for children or €380 for 10*

Phone 0872237981 for more details

​*to be used within 11 weeks

Riders are assessed on an ongoing basis and allocated a space in a lesson of an appropriate standard 

Lessons and walkouts

Available most days

Scenic, gentle walking treks only with leaders at all times. 

Don't hesitate to call to check availability

Phone 0872237981 for more details


 

Competition Training Events 

Coming Soon!!!

Booking deposits required

Phone 0872237981 for more details


 

Birthday Parties

   A fun and exciting way to celebrate a birthday

Please look at the bottom of 'lessons page' for details & phone for further details 


 

Shop Clearance Sale

    Second hand back protectors for sale

From €60

Saxon Tall Riding Boot

Now €55

Short and Long Riding Boots 

From €35

Gift Vouchers for sale

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