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If you are considering a pony trekking holiday in Wales and are
looking for suitable holiday cottage accommodation, then look
We can help you to organise your horse riding in advance of your
stay at our luxury farm cottages. Just email
us with your requirements!
BASIL THE HOMESICK HORSE DOES A RUNNER!
In 2006, a Cilybebyll horse made the national headlines by braking
out of his new stables and using an unerring sense of direction
to make his way back, in the dark, to the farm where he was raised
more than three miles away! The full story is on Daily Telepgraph
Online - Homesick
Horse Does a Runner.
Our self catering cottages are in the
middle of wonderful horse riding country - with the Gower beaches,
the mountains of the Brecon Beacons and the valley forests, you
are spoilt for choice.
We can help you to organise your horse riding holiday in Wales.
What type of horse riding interests you? Where would you like
Leisurely trekking or exhilarating cantering?
Let us know what sort of horse riding you are after -
pony trekking, horse riding, hacking or trail riding are all on
offer in South Wales.
Beach, mountain or forest?
Tell us where you want to ride. The Gower Peninsula is
great for sandy beach riding, the Brecon Beacons National Park
is the place to go if mountains are your thing and there are some
great forest rides nearby in Afan Forest Park.
Below is a list of some local riding venues - showing what's on
offer near our farm holiday cottages in the Swansea Valley of
The Cimla Equestrian Centre [www.cimla.co.uk]
Situated in Afan Argoed Country Park, famous for its scenic
forests and mountainous terrain. 8 miles from our holiday
Parc Le Breos [www.parc-le-breos.co.uk]
Parc Le Breos offers some of the most interesting and scenic
pony trekking in the UK. Situated at the heart of the Gower peninsula,
the variety of scenery includes miles of sandy beaches, magnificent
limestone cliffs, riding along the beach at Three Cliffs, salt and
freshwater marshes, woodland and moorland. 20 miles from
our holiday cottages.
Copley Stables [www.copleystables.co.uk]
Copley Stables are situated beside Clyne Common on the
Gower, peninsula, the UK's first designated area of outstanding
natural beauty. Adjoining the stables are hundreds of acres of moorland,
wooded valleys, clifftop bridleways and some of the best beaches
in Wales, which are accessible on hourly or longer hacks. 16
miles from our holiday cottages.
Ogmore Farm Riding Centre [www.rideonthebeach.co.uk]
Riding a horse on a wide open beach near the lapping fringe of the sea is a dream for many people. At Ogmore Farm near Bridgend in South Wales this dream is a reality, every day. A two hour trek meanders from the yard twice a day, traversing rivers, beach and high sand dunes. The farm is set in beautiful surroundings, under the silent presence of imposing Ogmore Castle. On leaving the yard the trek seems to head into the very castle grounds before it swings past the entrance towards the River Ewenny and it's famous stepping stones. Soon after fording the Ewenny, the trek fords another water course, The Ogmore River. 28
miles from our holiday cottages.
East Nolton Riding Stables [www.noltonstables.com]
Hack along the visually dramatic coastal fields and into
our their own private, landscaped valley. There are four beaches
within a two mile hack of the stables. 68 miles from our
Llangorse Riding Centre [www.activityuk.com]
Family run riding centre - enjoy miles of private tracks
through farmland conservation areas and out onto the open hills
with breathtaking views over a lake. 44 miles from our holiday
Riding Centre [www.cantref.com]
Situated on a farm two miles to the south of the old market
town of Brecon in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park.
37 miles from our holiday cottages.
Five Saints Riding and
This farm location has direct access to beautiful rides along forestry
tracks, through streams and up on the mountains and moors deep in
the Welsh countryside. 39 miles from our holiday cottages.
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|Boating/Cruising | Bowls |
Campcraft | Canoeing | Canyoning
| Caving | Clay Pigeon Shooting
| Climbing | Coasteering
| Cricket | Croquet |
Cross Country Karting | Cycling |
Cyberdome Crystal Maze | Diving | 4x4
Driving | Field Studies | Fishing
| Flying | Football |
Gliding | Go-Karts | Golf
| Golf Driving Range | Gorge Walking
| Guided Walks | Gymnasium |
Hang-Gliding | Horse
Riding | Ice Rinks | Jet Skiing
| Karate/Judo | Kite Surfing |
Kayaking | Laser Games | Motor
Sports | Mountaineering | Mountain
Biking | Mountain Walks |
Nature Trail | Navigation | Netball
Orienteering | Paintballing |
Paragliding | Parascending | Pistol
Shooting | Pony-Trekking
| Pot Holing | Quad Biking |
Raft Building | Rambling | Rollerblading
| Rollerskating | Rugby |
Sailing | Sand Yachting | Sauna/Steamroom
| Scuba Diving | Sea Level Traversing
| Shooting | Skiing - Dry Slope
| Skiing - Grass | Snorkelling
| Solarium/Sunbed Squash | Surfing
| Swimming | Team Building |
Tennis | Ten Pin Bowling | Walking
| Waterskiing | Waveskiing |
White Water Rafting | Windsurfing |
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5% DISCOUNT TO GUESTS
of the Wild (Adventure Activities) Ltd offer a 5% discount to
guests at Swansea Valley Holiday Cottages for the following adventure
activities: canyoning, gorge walking, caving, climbing and abseiling,
guided mountain walks and mountain skills, quad biking, paintball,
clay pigeon shooting, mountain biking and surfing. Call of the Wild
can tailor make an activity package to suit your own personnal requirements.
To arrange your adventure activites in advance of your holiday at
Swansea Valley Holiday Cottages, please email info@