Scotland - Gleneagles Luxury Equestrian Hotel
Quality riding instruction on the flat, show jumping and cross country.


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Horse Riding Holidays Scotland – Gleneagles Luxury Equestrian Hotel


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Gleneagles Luxury Equestrian Hotel: Prices 2024

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Whatever your riding ability, Gleneagles Luxury Equestrian Hotel offers the perfect level of equine fun and training to suit your individual needs. Here are some ideas of current packages, but we can make up individual tailored packages on request for any number of nights, hours and riding ability.

3 Night Package
Includes 3 x 90 minute hacks & 3 x 45 minute lessons, standard room with breakfast & full use of the Health Club Facilities

  • Rider $2,393
    • GBP: 1,875
    • EUR: 2,203
    per person sharing
  • Children, non-riders all welcome, prices on request

7 Night Package
Includes 7 x 90 minute hacks & 7 x 45 minute lessons, standard room with breakfast & full use of the Health Club Facilities

  • Rider $5,776
    • GBP: 4,525
    • EUR: 5,317
    per person sharing
  • Children, non-riders all welcome, prices on request

Additional Information: The above prices are based on standard room accommodation. You can request superior rooms and suites, list of room types in accommodation section below. All prices are all subject to availability at time of booking. We will always offer the best price possible at time of booking.

Note: Rates are subject to daily exchange rate fluctuations, please refer to our ‘Terms & Conditions’ for full details.

Gleneagles Luxury Equestrian Hotel – List of Programmes

Beginner Rider
At Gleneagles you can arrive a completer beginner or novice and after your first assessment ride, given a personalised itinerary, including a variety of fun lessons and beautiful hacking out in the Scottish countryside.

Pleasure Rider
At Gleneagles if you can ride, there is a horse to suit and you can have a go at any discipline you would like to discover at any level, from lovely hacking out in the Scottish countryside, to taking a show jumping lesson, a flat lesson or going out on the xcountry course and having a fun time jumping the course at any level from logs up to 1 metre. You can request and mix and match whatever discipline you’d like to choose.

Sport Rider
At Gleneagles there is a good mix of horses to suit the more advanced rider, giving you the opportunity to choose from show jumping up to 1.10m, eventing with a choice of 250 jumps for all levels, dressage up to medium and for a bit of relaxation away from the training, some beautiful hacking out in the Scottish countryside.

NOTE: Because of the Scottish weather and ground conditions, hacking is usually only available from April to October, the rest of the time, there are lessons, dressage show jumping and natural fences available in the indoor and outdoor school.

Included – All riding as per described, standard room accommodation including breakfast, plus full use of the Health Club Facilities.

Excluded – Flights, transfers, other meals, drinks and tips.

Gleneagles Luxury Equestrian Hotel: Dates 2024

Open all year

Getting There


If you wish to arrive by train, Gleneagles has its own Station less than 2 minutes from the hotel and offer complimentary transfers, just let us know what time you are arriving, and we will be there to meet you.

Gleneagles is on the main London to Inverness line. You can travel by train directly from London Kings Cross to Gleneagles Station in just over 5 and a half hours. With wireless internet and a complimentary chauffeur transfer between the station and Gleneagles, this is a luxurious and environmentally friendly way to travel.


Edinburgh and Glasgow airports are both approximately one hour’s drive away. Arrangements can also be made to land helicopters at the hotel.



Gleneagles have their own in-house chauffeurs who are on hand day and night to drive guests to and from the Hotel and to other destinations during your stay. We can arrange for one of the chauffeurs to pick you up from Glasgow or Edinburgh airports or anywhere else, prices on request

All our horse riding holidays hold a price guarantee. We believe in your piece of mind on price when you book one of our horse riding holidays and will refund the difference should you find the same horse riding holiday elsewhere at a lower price.


Gleneagles Luxury Equestrian Hotel open since 1924 is set in 850 acres of stunning Perthshire countryside in the heart of Scotland. It is one of Europe’s most luxurious 5-star hotels, with an endless array of outdoor pursuits including a 5-star equestrian centre which was officially opened by Captain Mark Phillips in 1988.

This is a grand resort with a variety of elegant rooms and luxurious suites to choose from, a selection of 6 restaurants, 4 bars and an award winning Scottish breakfast to savour, Spa & Health Club, Three championship golf courses and one 9-hole course, NO 1 in UK & Ireland, plus a huge variety of Country Pursuits to keep you entertained and busy while you are out of the saddle, including Falconry, Salmon Fishing, Off Road driving for adults and kids, cycling, tennis, even zip wires and tree climbing for those that love heights.

As a resort that offers so much to do this is the perfect place to bring non riding partners with you, family and friends. While you ride you can have peace of mind they will be equally as happy on the golf course, in the pool or on a bike ride round the estate!

The Equestrian Centre itself is located a short walk from the hotel and includes:

  • 1 and 1/2 hour hacking trail, soon to be 3 hours, with luxury Gleneagles style picnic lunches and evening ride sundowners
  • 250 cross country jumps, mixed heights
  • Indoor Arena 20m x 40m
  • Outdoor Area 60m x 80m
  • Selection of colour & natural show jumps (ideal if weather conditions restrict xcountry jumping, natural fences can be set up in the arena for arena eventing)
  • Polo Lessons (minimum 4 riders)
  • Carriage Drive around the estate and beautiful Perthshire countryside
  • 30 beautifully maintained stables
  • Catering for all levels from 4 yrs upwards


Horses – 25 horses, a good mix to suit all disciplines and levels, Shetlands, Highland, Welsh, Fell, Irish Cob, Dutch & Polish Warmbloods, Irish Sport Horses & Shire X. Small lead rein ponies up to 17.2hh, 2 *Event Horse

Level of Riding & Pace – Beginner to Advanced. The equestrian centre is well set up to take guests who have never ridden before or guests who ride very well and even compete, as they have such good instructors and fabulous facilities. There are 4 Instructors up to BHSQ Level 4.

Tack – English style.

Weight Restriction – 15 Stone / 95 kg / 210 lbs.

Group Size – Maximum 4 riders to any lesson or hack.


Bedrooms include Estate rooms, Manor Rooms and Country rooms.

Suites include Royal Lochnager Suite, Tower Suite, Whisky Suites 1 and 2 bedroom and Estate Suite.

All the rooms are 5-star luxury and include high end bath products, robes, WIFI, TV & Complimentary movies, Hair Dyer, Kettle, Pillow Menu & Air Con.

The suites have additional luxuries that can include Nespresso Coffee machine, complimentary bar, fresh fruit & fresh flowers.

Restaurants & Bars
From bar snacks and brasserie classics to family fare and fine dining, Gleneagles is a culinary destination to savour with some of the top restaurants in Scotland.

6 Restaurants
Strathearn – Franco-Scottish fine dining, glamour of a by gone era.
Andrew Fairlie – 2 Michelin star indulgent French inspired cooking.
The Birnam Brasserie – Mediterranean classics, Tuscan trattoria & romantic Bordeaux bistro style
The Dormy – Overlooking the golf greens, enjoy grill classics, comfort food, pizza and fresh tandoor.
Afternoon Tea in the Glendevon – Seasonal Afternoon Tea.
The Garden Cafe – Teas, coffees, light lunches and a selection of home-baked cakes and pastries.

4 Bars
The American Bar – 1920s cocktail lounge – for signature drinks, vintage champagnes, caviar, canapes and some serious glamour.
The Century Bar – A beguiling place for a glass of Champagne or a warming malt whisky in the evening and by day, the perfect rendezvous for coffee or a bite to eat with family and friends.
Auchterarder 70 – Craft Beer & Gin bar
The Blue Bar – The perfect place to enjoy a dram of whisky and a cigar.

Spa & Wellness
Nothing says luxury more than investing in your health and wellbeing. So slip on that fluffy Spa robe or your gym trainers and step into our haven of wellness and indulgence.

Resident Spa – Put yourself in the caring hands of Gleneagles specialist team of therapists and indulge in signature treatments and natural remedies. 20 treatment rooms, a steam room, a hot sauna cabin, a warm, dark vitality pool, a light-filled relaxation courtyard and a healthy Spa café awaits.
Swim – A beautiful lagoon-shaped pool is perfect for family fun, while an adult-only pool rewards those looking for a more invigorating swimming session. And outside, there is a thermal bubbling pool to warm the body and soul alike. And if that’s not enough saunas and steam rooms.
Gym – Incorporating some of the finest gym technology in the world, the gym is one of the first in the UK to feature the full interactive range of strength and cardio equipment from the Technogym ARTIS and Skill ranges. Plus you can join in an array of fitness classes daily, including yoga, even book your self in for a session with a resident PT.

Gleneagles is one of greatest names in the world of golf. And as recent hosts of The Ryder and Solheim Cups, it’s easy to see why. Beautiful golf courses, in equally beautiful settings, are as much fun for novices to play as they are for the pros. One of the great golf resorts in Scotland.

Number 1 in the Golf World Top 100 UK & Ireland Resorts
Three championship golf courses and one 9-hole course.
Extensive practise facilities including driving range, short game area and two putting areas.
Welcoming and homely clubhouse featuring fantastic facilities.
Expert Caddiemaster caddies know every inch of our courses.
Hire and sell the latest top brand golf equipment to give your game the edge.
Home to the PGA National Academy for Scotland.

A-Z of all Gleneagles Country Pursuits

Air Rifle Shooting
Carriage Driving
Clay Shooting
E-rider Adventure
Game Shooting
Guided Hill Walking
Horse Riding
Lawn Games
Salmon Fishing
Trail Rides
Tree Climbing
Wildlife Photography
Zip Wiring


We have a selection of suggested Riding Programmes for Beginner, Pleasure & Sport Riders and depending on how many nights and how many hours of riding you book, we will build a personalised riding itinerary to match your requirements.


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