Parkside Stables

Horse Riding School and livery yard

We are a five star rated horse riding establishment with an
approachable warm and friendly team who are passionate about
horses and teaching riding, most importantly care deeply
for the happiness and welfare needs of our equine family and friends.

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Horse Riding

We offer riding lessons to everyone aged 3 years and upwards on our exceptional selection of horses.

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Pony Club

Want to learn more about ponies and riding? Make friends and have fun? Then why not join our pony Club!

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Own a Pony Day

Enjoy experiencing owning your own pony for the day, ride, groom, lead and care for your special friend all day.

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About Parkside Stables

Horse riding school and livery yard

We are a five star rated horse riding establishment with an approachable warm and friendly team who are passionate about horses and teaching riding, most importantly care deeply for the happiness and welfare needs of our equine family and friends.

We are a family run business for over 50 years, we have a wide selection of horses and ponies to suit all riding abilities which are specially selected for temperament and suitability, enabling our clients to enjoy the best experiences with horses.

All our horse riding is tailored to suit both your age and level of ability. As well as group and private lessons the programme of activities includes; flatwork lessons, show jumping, hacking, Pony Club activities, disability riding, fun events, birthday parties, pony days, weekend, evening sessions and much more.

Based on the edge of Alfreton, Derbyshire. Our purpose-built riding centre is close to Alfreton town centre, next to Alfreton Park within easy access from A38, M1. Our location is surprisingly rural just a short distance away from Alfreton town centre which has a lovely feel of stepping into the Derbyshire countryside.

Facilities include an indoor arena and a floodlit outdoor all weather arena, show jumping course area, and a bridle path linking to Alfreton Park. Spectators are always welcome. We have a classroom/clubhouse, birthday party bookings are available for all ages and abilities. For horse owners there is a livery service, stables and tuition as required.

Look out for our events such as:
Fun Gymkhanas, Pony Days, and Seasonal Activities!

You are welcome to come and look around our yard and meet our horses, ponies and the team at any time during opening hours we are open every day except Mondays (this is our horses and ponies day of rest and relaxation). Our friendly, qualified knowledgeable staff will greet you with a warm welcome.

Customers are kindly requested not to bring their own dogs at any time, due to our own yard dogs living on site and H & S reasons