Welcome to UK’s largest Horse Riding Holiday Centre

We offer fantastic, fun packed riding holidays for both adults and children.

Team Equi at Lanimers

Scotland’s only 5* Equestrian Centre with its own 4* Bed and Breakfast accommodation… celebrating 28 years at Lanark and we’re still loving it!  We are equally certain that you will enjoy  your horse riding holiday.

Our Equestrian Centre and B&B is set in the rolling countryside of the Scottish Borders, just a 10 minute stroll from the market town of Lanark. We are a BHS, TRSS multi – function centre providing almost anything you can think of – whatever you want to do with horses, riding holidays and leisure you’re sure to find it here.

Horse riding holidays are excellent for everyone from novice to experienced riders. On a riding holiday you can come with a friend, in a group, or even by yourself, as there is a tremendous sense of bonding on our horse riding holidays.

Everyone enjoys our riding holidays, and a great many enjoy their riding holiday so much that they return again and again.

After an enjoyable day of riding,  you can explore the area in this beautiful part of Scotland. Or relax in our fashionable bistro with a delicious pizza or a dish of pasta, etc., before retiring to your comfortable en suite bedroom.



  • Inn to Inn Trail Riding
  • Castle Tours
  • Pony Camps for Children
  • Horse Riding holidays with English Language
  • Schools’ ProgrammesHacking with the Holiday Kids
  • Corporate Team Building


Adult horse riding holidays are a great mix of tuition and hacking for riders of all levels.

Adult horse riding holidays are a great mix of tuition and hacking for riders of all levels. People with all standards of riding ability have greatly enjoyed our adult riding holidays. Our guests range from those who have never ridden before to extremely experienced riders.

Many horse riding holidays, and in particular adult riding holidays, only operate a few months a year, but at Scottish Equestrian Hotel these riding holidays continue all year round.

Scottish Equestrian Hotel is situated in one of the most beautiful areas of bonnie Scotland, and the scenery can look completely different depending on the season of the year. The area in which we are located, has scenery that is absolutely magnificent in all four seasons.

When thinking of a riding holiday, you should take advantage of the fact that our adult holidays are available throughout the year.

In spring, your surroundings will be ablaze with an array of spectacularly colourful wild flowers including daffodils. Adult horse riding holidays are a great mix of tuition and hacking for riders of all levels.

The weather, at this time, should be fairly mild and very conducive for riding holidays. It would a marvellous way of spending your Easter holiday break.

A riding holiday makes for a most enjoyable Summer holiday. Or come to Scottish Equestrian Hotel in Autumn, and be amazed at the wonderful hues of the trees with their gold and red leaves, and the purple heather.

As our adult riding holidays are available 12 months of the year, why not spend a week or two in Winter in Scotland with us, and enjoy Scottish hospitality at it’s best?

After a wonderful day in the saddle, what would be better than relaxing in our beautiful licensed bistro with a delicious meal accompanied by your favourite wine, before retiring to your luxurious en suite bedroom, with every facility you require for a unforgettable holiday?

Our schools programme is ideal for primary and secondary pupils: we’re fully registered and insured, provide good sleeping and eating facilities, plus we have our own minibus.

The usual mix of Lessons, Livery, Own a Pony Days, Birthday Parties, is delivered by a team of British Horse Society Instructors, all dedicated and experienced to guarantee a great experience.


Adult Riding Holiday 2016

September 18th-24th

The busy summer season is over, but for many the fun is just beginning! Join us for an adults-only holiday week including lessons, hacking and even some fantastic trail riding in the stunning Borders scenery. All abilities and own horses welcome. Please call 01555 661853 or email info@scottishequestrianhotel.com for more information.


Autumn Events at Scottish Equi

Our Autumn Events calendar is now available! We are pleased to offer a busy schedule of training clinics, showjumping competitions, trail rides and holiday deals on top of our usual lessons and hacking services. There’s sure to be something for everyone! See the full list on our “What’s New?” posts at the top of the page.

We’re a great 4 star Bed and Breakfast too — even if you don’t want to ride a horse!

Four Star bedrooms and great food from the Stables Bistro make the holiday a great experience.

What's New?