Horse Riding Beaches UK

Horse Riding Beaches

Love horse riding? Check out the amazing beach rides and riding holidays around the UK coast.

Horse Riding Beaches UK

There is lots of opportunity to ride horses on the beach in the UK. There are of beaches around England, Ireland and Wales you are allowed to ride on.  For a wonderful exhilarating experience read on to find out where you can go riding on the beach.

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Horse Riding South East England

Horse Riding South West England

Horse Riding North West England

Horse Riding North East England

Horse Riding East England

Horse Riding on the South East Coast

Ride horses on the beach in the the South East. Camber Sands and Ferring beach are always popular for riders. Local stables offer horse riding experiences, including beach rides along the Sussex coastline and other areas in the South East.

Riding Schools on the South East Coast


Island Riding

Island Riding on the Isle of Wight has wonderful beach rides.


Ferring Country Centre

Offering group and private lessons and hacks including beach rides.


Sussex Riding School

Enjoy horse riding in the Sussex coast.

Horse Riding on the South West Coast

The South West coast has lots of lovely routes and bridleways that lead to horse-friendly beaches. From Woolacombe beach in Devon, to Gwithian and Godrevy in Cornwall to Stutland beach in Dorset.

Riding Schools on the South West Coast


Woolacombe Riding

Discover the Devon coast on horseback near Woolacombe beach.


Cornish Riding Holidays

Cornwall riding holidays are a fantastic way to explore the coastline. Rides for all levels on Gwithian and Godrevy beaches.


Studland Stables

Go riding along Studland beaches on the stunning Dorset coast.


Cornish Swimming Horses

Swim and ride with the horses – beautiful Cornish horses. A beach riding holiday you will never forget.

Horse Riding on the North West Coast

With sweeping seascapes and miles of sand exposed at low tide, riders can discover amazing coastal landscapes from horseback.

Riding Schools on the North West Coast


Halsall Riding

Beach rides are available for experienced riders at Halsall Riding Stables.


Murthwaite Green Riding

Murthwaite Green Beach Riding at Silecroft beach in Cumbria.

Horse Riding on the North East Coast

The beaches along the North East coast of England offer some fantastic opportunities for horse riding. One of the best beaches in the North east is Druridge Bay as well as toward Holy Island. Horses are allowed on all East Riding beaches except Bridlington, Hornsea, Withernsea and Sefton.

Riding Schools on the North East Coast


Farsyde Riding Centre

The Farsyde Riding Centre offers horse riding on Robin Hood’s Bay Beach.


Kimmerston Riding

Go horseriding along the stunning beaches of Holy Island of Lindisfarne.


Slate Hall Riding Centre

Specialising in beach rides, along Seahouses beach overlooking the Farne Islands and Holy Island.

Horse Riding on the East Anglia Coast

Some of the best places to ride horses on the beach are in East England. You will often see early morning riders along Holkham beach in Norfolk. There are great beaches to ride on in Suffolk too.

Riding Schools on the East Coast


Hot to Trot Riding

Why not go on an exhilarating beach ride with Hot to Trot.


Pakefield Riding School

BHS Qualified Instructors with well mannered horses and ponies suitable for all ages.

Which UK Beaches Allow Horses?

If you are planning to go riding on the beach, check whether you need a permit. Some councils have permit systems and/or horsebox charges. Horses are allowed on the beaches during quieter periods.

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