Horse riding holidays in New Zealand at Kowhai Farm

Kowhai Farm in Oxford / South island
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A unique farm stay for people interested in horse riding, lessons, day tours and riding holidays. Backpacker weekends and holidays available.


Australia/New Zealand > New Zealand > South island > Oxford

75 km West of Christchurch city, transfers available.
Map South island

Additional information about the area

Excursions: no details
Traveling by car:
11 km West of Oxford.
A car is necessary
Traveling by plane:
from Christchurch international airport
Pickup service is possible
Traveling by train:
Sheffield station
Pickup service is possible

nearby /
on the property

Mountain biking, Hiking

Not more
than a 15 min.
walk away

Mountain climbing, Birding

Not more
than a 15 min.
drive away

Restaurants, Shopping, Golf course, Tennis court

Not more
than a 90 min.
drive away

National Historic Sites, Theater, Galleries / Museum, Cinema, Skiing downhill
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Information about the riding facility / horse farm/ranch

Category

Holiday Company, B & B for Horses, Training Company, Horse Trekking Station, Dude/Guest Ranch, Cattle Ranch, Farm, Riding Stable, B & B for Horsemen, Children's Holiday Company
Opening:
from: 2. January
to: 22. December
 
Guest Capacity:
>20
 
Minimum age for guests:
age 6 & up
 

General description:

A unique farm stay for people interested in horse riding, lessons, day tours and riding holidays. Backpacker weekends and holidays available.

Amenities/equipment of the riding facility

  • Riding facility
  • Riding area / bridle-path

Details of the Riding area

350 acre farm, good facilities for dressage, show jumping and cross country.

More details of the property

Local motel or B&B accommodation..
What we have to offer
  • Bring Your Own Horse
  • Horses for guests available
  • Accommodation for one night only
  • Short Term stays (2-5 days)
  • Weekly
  • Long Term stays
  • Family Trips
  • accommodation for Non-Riders too
  • Reduction for Non-Riders
  • Riding holidays for unaccompanied kids
    (age 6 & up)
  • Bike rental
  • Barbecues

Additional Animals on the property

85 horses, around 120 cattle, 3 dogs, 1 cat
Horses available in our riding program
Number of Horses:
in all >20 Horses are available.
Kind of Horses:
For Beginners, For Advanced Riders, Ponies
Riding
(Trained for / Saddle):
English / Classic, For guided Trail Rides
More information of the Horses for rent (Breed - Training etc.)
All English style.
Riding program
  • with horses for rent
  • also with your own horse
  • Guided Trail Rides
  • All-day Rides
  • Pack Trips / Horse Trekking
  • Weekend Rides
  • 5-8 days
  • Dressage
  • Cross-Country
Minimum age for Trail Rides:
age 6 & up
Riding experience:
Little experience required
Demand on rider:
average demands
Big/Heavy Riders:
max. 140 kg - 300 lbs
Riding holidays for children

Horse riding holidays for children most weekends and all New Zealand School Holidays

Min. age for unaccompanied children:
age 6 & up
Max age to:
17 years
Offered for:
Girls and boys

General description:
Horse riding holidays in New Zealand, fully supervised, fun and educational. Accommodation and meals included. Stay for 2, 5 or 7 days.
Well schooled horses and ponies, enjoy riding in a safe country environment.
We offer riding holidays for children during the:
  • Easter holidays from 300 Euro / Week
  • Summer holidays from 300 Euro / Week
  • Autumn holidays from 300 Euro / Week
  • Winter holidays from 300 Euro / Week
  • Weekend Stays from 165 Euro / Time period
Accommodations for guest horses
Number of Guest Horses:
in all 5 Guest Horses are welcome
Distance to the Accommodation:
The Riding stables are on the property directly.
Kind of accommodation:
Paddock - Pasture

Guest lodgings

On farm cabins, cozy and warm.

3 Single / double room(s) :
All bedding, meals & horse riding included.
4 Multi-bedded room(s):
no details
Amenities - special features:
Sheets, Towels
Catering
Kind of Catering:
  • Breakfast on request possible by arrangement
  • Full-board on request obligatory
  • Vegetarian Meals possible by arrangement
General information of the accommodation
Special features:
Pool available, Phone, Washing machine, Internet access, Internet-/ E-mail service

Rates and contact

Rates of the accommodation

Rates of the single / double bedroom:
from: 50,00 Euro / Day
to: 180,00 Euro / Day

Rates of the Horses for rent

Rates for renting a Horse:
Included in the Rates of the accommodation.

Rates Guest Horses

Boarding fee:
Included in the Rates of the accommodation.
Feeding fee:
Included in the Rates of the accommodation.
Contact
 
Company:
Kowhai Farm
 
First name:
Chris
 
Last name:
Thomas
 
Country:
New Zealand
 
Phone:
+ 64 3 3 124 309
Phone 2:
+ 64 21 1 619 964
Fax:
+ 64 3 3 123 079

You can contact us with the following languages:
English

E-Mail address: Inquiry


Company: Kowhai Farm
Zip/Postal Code: 7495
Street: 711 Island Road
Country: New Zealand -- South island -- Oxford
Phone: + 64 3 3 124 309
Phone 2: + 64 21 1 619 964