Riding Lessons

Riding for ages 2yo - adult.

  • For 2 - 7 yo we offer pony rides.  Click here to book your Pony Ride
  • For 4-7 year olds we offer 30 min walk rides, see below.
  • For 8+ we offer lessons for all levels and abilities, see below.

Open Tue-Sun including some evenings.  All our lessons are either private or semi private.  Groups are available for off lead riders of various levels on a wednesday evening.

If you are 8 years old and up and weighing 11 stone or less you first need to be assesd on our Riding Simulator.  If you are over 11 stone you can still learn to ride on our riding simulator, Robohorse

All clients will need to initially take the following easy steps to register

  • Visit the link below to access the booking system:
    Register and book lessons here.
  • Register by completing your account details.
  • Verify your email by clicking the automated link sent to you by email (check your spam if not received instantly).
  • Login with your email & password details.
  • Add riders to your account by following the instructions to click on the link to rider registration. (Riders must be 8 yrs or over to book lessons).
  • Rider Registration to be completed with up to date details of rider.
  • Submit your rider registration details by clicking the submit button.
  • Add riders if more than one individual under the same account for payment/guardian purposes.

Once you have registered you can download the app from your app store. Just search E.C.Pro and then log in with your email address and password.

Problems booking your first lesson?  Read our handy guide.

All cancellations can be made easily via the booking system that you booked with.  Cancellations must be made 36 hours before your lesson to get the full refund back.  Please note we cannot accept cancellations in any other form. 


Initial Assessment:
All levels 30 min simulator £39

30min Private Lesson
All levels: £39

45min Group Lesson

30min - Private Jump
Subject to assessment*: £51 

30min Riding Simulator
All levels: £39

All lesson prices include a £1 booking fee

Our group lessons are currently available on Wednesday evenings.  Walk trot & advanced levels available.

What to wear
Riders need to come dressed suitably for the weather, legs and shoulder must be covered, long hair should be tied back and no jewellery is allowed apart from watch and small stud earrings.  If needed you can hire a hat from us for £2 through the booking system and we lend boots for free which you can ask for when you arrive.  If you want to buy your own we have most sizes in stock. 

We will not to open late on Tuesday 19th July due to the weather. We close at 4:30pm as normal. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Riding School
0208 543 5300
Tuesday-Thursday until 8pm
Friday-Sunday until 5pm

Our riding school is a professional and friendly yard, approved by both the British Horse Society and the Association of British Riding Schools, and our instructors are BHS qualified. We are also offer riding to those with disabilities. We have around 12 ponies and horses, who make full use of our floodlit outdoor arena and cross country course.

If you wish to support the horses here at Deen City Farm you can make a monthly contribution here.


We provide lessons for all ages and abilities in dressage, show jumping. . Lessons on our simulator to improve your position are also available and stable management lessons up to BHS Stage IV are available on request. We offer mainly private  (we are closed Mondays). 

All lessons need to be booked in advance via our website,  any questions ring the riding school office on 020 8543 5858.

Riding lessons are subject to our standard terms and conditions, which can be found on-line here

Own A Pony Days

Available Tue-Fri during School holidays our Own a Pony Days are always very popular! For more information on our Own A Pony days please check out our School Holiday Programs.

As of 2019 Deen City Farms Riding School proudly carries a 5 star 3 year license issued by Merton Council. This is the highest level licence awarded to riding schools. Riding School License Deen City Farm, Joanna Henbrey,  LN/0000017111 

Meet our horses and ponies

Currently we have 12 horses and ponies living with us at Deen City Farm Riding School. You can read more about each of them by clicking on the links below! If you have any favourites, why not have a look at sponsoring them!

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