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Catherington Equestrian Centre

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Excellent Riding School

I would recommend this riding school to anyone, any age looking to learn to ride. Excellent... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
jordanpethick
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Fantastic Riding School

Catherington is a fantastic riding centre catering for both the novice rider and for the more... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Vicki P
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HAPPY HORSES, CONFIDENT RIDERS We are a fully licensed & insured Pony Club linked Equestrian Centre with excellent facilities offering a safe but fun environment. We welcome clients of all ages & abilities from 3 years upwards. Offering group...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Catherington Lane, Waterlooville PO8 0TB, England
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+44 23 9259 6120
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I would recommend this riding school to anyone, any age looking to learn to ride. Excellent facilities with high quality instructors! The horses are also very well looked after. From all the riding schools I’ve seen, I would say this is defiantly the best.More

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Helen W, Front Office Manager at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review. We have a fantastic, dedicated team working hard to ensure all our clients get the best out of their riding and enjoy coming here. The staff all love and care for the horses as if they were their...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Catherington is a fantastic riding centre catering for both the novice rider and for the more experienced. The instructors are knowledgeable and friendly and the staff extremely helpful. Having a pony on the yard myself I can say first hand how well the ponies are...More

Thank Vicki P
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. We strive to make all our clients feel welcome and relaxed, whatever their age and experience, and are always happy to help with any questions they may have. Our ponies and horses are very important to us here at...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I took my daughter here for a riding lesson. after going to different places in the past this is by far the best, lovely instructors, very friendly and a really well looked after clean environment. Can’t wait to take my daughter back soon as she...More

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Angie O, Owner at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thanks for another lovely review. We are so glad that we have such a welcoming and friendly environment and that clients feel comfortable when they visit. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Centre soon. Thanks

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Catherington is a fantastic riding facility. Friendly, knowledgable staff and a lovely selection of horses. Myself and my daughter ride here and having worked in the industry for over 20yrs I wouldn't go just anywhere. The horses are very well cared for and loved. I...More

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Angie O, Owner at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. So glad that you are enjoying your lessons and activities here at the Centre and its nice to know we were recommended to you :-) We look forward to seeing you both at the Centre enjoying some more mum...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My son has riding lessons here and has such a great time everytime we visit. He has grown in confidence and he has gone from a non rider to a very confident chap cantering on a horse!The instructors are extremely knowledgeable, helpful and reassuring. Every...More

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Angie O, Owner at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. Its such a joy for us to see clients progressing through the stages and loving the experience as they do. We try to be as encouraging and supportive as we can to those new to the sport, likewise families...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter started weekly lessons at Catherington a few months ago. She had previously had lessons elsewhere but we weren’t seeing any progress. After only a few lessons with Cathryn, Elsbeth and Heather, my daughters’ confidence and ability have greatly increased. She is allowed to...More

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Angie O, Owner at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. Its extremely helpful for us to get the clients perspective and feedback and to know our hard work doesn't go unnoticed :-) We are extremely proud to have such a great team of both staff and horses here at...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter has been having horse riding lessons at the school for a few months now and I really could not be happier. All the staff are extremely welcoming and helpful. They always have time to answer any queries I might have and all very...More

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Angie O, Owner at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. Its extremely helpful for us to get clients perspective and feedback. We are always happy to impart any knowledge that we can to those wanting to learn more about this fab sport and the lovely horses. We are very...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Small very friendly centre with lovely horses, lovely people and great instructers. My daughter started riding here in January of this year and has made great progress. She loves coming here and always looks forward to her lessons....

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Helen W, Front Office Manager at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we welcome feedback from our clients and strive to cater for all our riders individual needs. :-)

Reviewed 14 July 2018

I had been looking for somewhere to ride where I could get back some lost confidence due to not riding for a few years. A friend recommended Catherington Equestrian Centre, so I looked up their website noticed they do a ladies group lesson, which I...More

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Helen W, Front Office Manager at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you so much for such a lovely Centre review. We are dedicated to ensuring the horses and clients get the best care here. We do take a very active interest in the clients progress and nurture their enthusiasm for the sport. We very much...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

A truly enchanting place to ride with special horses who take care of me as a rider and staff who genuinely care about my abilities, skills and aspirations to ride like a pro! They have helped me in many ways and not just with riding,...More

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Helen W, Front Office Manager at Catherington Equestrian Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you so much for such a lovely Centre review. We are dedicated to ensuring the horses and clients get the best care here. We do take a very active interest in the clients progress and nurture their enthusiasm for the sport. We very much...More

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