UK - Lanark Equestrian Hotel, Scotland
If you want to ride in Scotland there is no better way to experience the utterly stunning countryside and cultural history than at this unique equestrian hotel.


We GUARANTEE you won't find the same horse riding holiday at a lower price through any other source... and if you do, we promise to refund the difference!

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Horse Riding Holidays UK – Lanark Equestrian Hotel, Scotland


Lanark Equestrian Hotel: Prices 2020

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  • $1,233
    • GBP: 885
    • EUR: 1,024
    per person sharing
  • $1,358
    • GBP: 975
    • EUR: 1,128
    single room
  • $759
    • GBP: 545
    • EUR: 630
    non rider

Lanark Equestrian Hotel: Dates 2020

Available all year, 6 nights, arriving Sunday, departing Saturday, but there is flexibility to arrive and depart on other days, please enquire.

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

Included – 4 hours of riding per day, a mix of hacking out, lessons, show jumping and xcountry and half board accommodation.

Excluded – Drinks, lunches, airport transfers and tips.

Getting There
The nearest airports are Edinburgh and Glasgow. You can also take the train to Lanark Station or you can self drive.

The airport transfers are £70 each way, Edinburgh or Glasgow Airports.

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.


If you want to ride in Scotland there is no better way to experience the utterly stunning countryside and cultural history than staying at this unique equestrian hotel situated right beside Lanark racecourse in the beautiful south of Scotland, an hour and a half north of the border with England.

This is a 6 night riding holiday, where you stay at this horse focused hotel riding for 4 hours each day. On arrival you will create your own personalised itinerary which includes hacking out, lessons, show jumping and xcountry.

All the instructors and guides are highly qualified with the British Equestrian Tourism Certificate and BHS instructors certificate.


Lanark Equestrian Hotel: Horses – A mix of Appaloosas & cobs.

Lanark Equestrian Hotel: Level of Riding & Pace – From total beginner upwards.

Tack – English Style.

Lanark Equestrian Hotel: – 14 stone / 196 lbs / 89 kgs

Lanark Equestrian Hotel: – Maximum 8


The accommodation is a very comfortable 4 star rustic equestrian hotel which is situated on Lanark Race Course. All rooms are ensuite and include:

Free wifi
Egyptian cotton bedding and towels
Complimentary tea and coffee
Flat screen TV with DVD
Iron and board
Full Scottish breakfast or Continental tray
Large secure car park
Small gym and cinema

Laundry and drying is available.

There is a restaurant area with table service offering creative and mouth watering menus every day. You can also relax here in the evenings or to have a coffee during the day. There’s also a Clubroom called Mingles where you can play pool or simply relax and watch a film.

The hotel is just a 5 minute walk from the town of Lanark, where you can find other places to eat, drink and shop.

Horse Riding Holidays like our Lanark Equestrian Hotel holiday are part of the Zara’s Planet collection of Horse Riding Holidays UK.

Please Ask About

The Scottish Castle Trail from £1,895 per person, which starts and finishes at the Lanark Equestrian Hotel, with 3 nights between spent at Stobo Castle and local guesthouses.

Golf  at the famous courses at Gleneagles & St Andrews.

Whisky tours.


Day 1:
Arrival in the afternoon, time to settle in and sit down for your dinner that evening in the restaurant. Relax that evening n the clubroom or your room, before starting your riding holiday the next morning.

Day 2-6:
After breakfast you will meet the horses and have an introductory. Here you riding will be assessed and you will be perfectly matched with one of their horses for the week. After you have met your horse and had a lesson, its time for lunch you can either settle in for something in the bistro or take a 5 minute walk into Lanark to a local coffee shop, restaurant or pub. In the afternoon, it’s time to head out off out the yard depending on your ability for a lovely hack along forest tracks and quiet country lanes. There are some beautiful day rides to Corra Linn Waterfalls and the World Heritage site of New Lanark.

Each day after you can enjoy the itinerary you have personally chose, whether that is just hacking out or a mix of everything, lessons, show jumping or xcountry.

You can choose to get involved with your horses as much or as little as you like, tacking up yourself or having your horse prepared for you, whatever works for you.

Day 7:
After breakfast, you will transfer to your airport or train station.

This itinerary is subject to change due to weather and other unforeseen events.


Zara’s Planet Horse Riding Holidays Guarantee:

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.

We have travelled the world testing a huge variety of horse riding holidays to make sure we offer you, our client, the best horse riding holiday experience possible.

Our horse riding holidays are thoroughly researched – we consider all the elements that go towards making our horse riding holidays collection the best in the world. We check the quality of the horses, if they are fit for the job, well produced and looked after. We make sure the riding terrain is good going, the countryside is interesting and, for example, on Classic Dressage horse riding holidays, the arenas are in good condition. We make sure the accommodation, whether it’s a five star hotel, a farmhouse or camping, is clean and comfortable, and offers a great night’s sleep. The food is all important too – we take the time to make sure we tell you if it’s cordon bleu, home cooked, or regional and locally sourced – above all it has to be delicious, plentiful and nourishing. Last but not least, we choose the horse riding holidays that have the best hosts, who are friendly, warm and welcoming.

It’s only when all these elements come together that we add a horse riding holiday into our hand-picked collection of horse riding holidays.

If you are having trouble finding exactly the right horse riding holiday for you from our horse riding holidays collection, please contact us directly using the form below and tell us in your own words what you would like to do and we will use our extensive knowledge to make sure we find that perfect horse riding holiday.


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