Facility Hire & Events

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Our sanctuary blends outdoor adventure, wellness, and eco-living into unforgettable experiences. Picture relaxing by a fire under the stars with soothing music – that's the peace we offer. We're creating eco-friendly retreats for reflection and renewal, complete with sensory gardens to connect you with nature. Our tailored events cater to all needs, from family fun and team building to enhancing workplace well-being. Can't come to us? We'll bring the magic to your events with our horses and ponies, making every occasion special. At the heart of our mission is a deep commitment to sustainability, wellness, and the joy of natural connections.

At Home...

Our expansive site offers a versatile array of facilities tailored for a variety of uses, whether you're looking to book an individual space or the entire venue for a larger gathering. Among our offerings is an inviting, wood-clad portacabin, complete with a bathroom, kitchen, a main room, and a cozy private back room. This fully accessible facility is equipped with modern conveniences including heating, running hot and cold water, cooking amenities, high-speed internet, and comprehensive electrical access, making it an ideal setting for meetings, club gatherings, or educational workshops.

For those seeking an outdoor venue, our arena is perfectly suited for a range of activities from sports practices to dog agility, complemented by a covered viewing gallery for spectators and an available PA system for events.

The tranquillity of our sensory garden, the organic allure of our chemical-free kitchen garden, and the open expanse of our field spaces provide idyllic backdrops for smaller, intimate events such as fitness sessions, yoga classes, meditation retreats, and nature-centric workshops.

In the coming year, we are excited to unveil plans for our wellness village, which will include the construction of an eco-friendly house and charming bell tent accommodations, expanding our capacity to host a broader spectrum of indoor events and overnight experiences. Additionally, we look forward to offering therapy spaces with separate restrooms and breathtaking sea views, ensuring a serene and private environment for wellness and therapeutic sessions.

As we continue to grow, our site will soon feature a range of new amenities including fresh eggs for sale from our own chickens, allotment spaces, a lush garden with a tranquil pond, an enchanting woodland area, and much more.

For culinary needs, we are delighted to recommend exceptional local catering services, and our site boasts ample parking for your convenience.

Our offerings are highly customisable, so we encourage you to reach out to us to discuss your specific event requirements, preferred dates, and pricing options. For larger events, we kindly request that you contact us at least one month in advance to ensure seamless planning and coordination.

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Our centre is a dynamic hub for leadership experiences and educational opportunities, drawing inspiration from the natural grace and intuitive leadership of horses. Guided by seasoned educators and coaches, we offer an array of in-person and online training packages tailored to enhance leadership skills. Our unique programs encourage participants to navigate uncertainty, communicate effectively, and adopt flexible leadership styles, whether leading from the front, middle, or back, much like the shared leadership observed within a herd.

In addition to our leadership-focused offerings, our calendar is brimming with a diverse selection of events designed to engage and enrich the community. From craft fairs that celebrate creativity to inclusion days that foster diversity and connection, we strive to create a welcoming space for all. Our commitment to sustainability is evident in our tree planting and herb growing initiatives, while our bushcraft workshops, yoga sessions, and orienteering challenges offer a chance to develop new skills and deepen your connection with nature.

To stay updated on our latest events, workshops, and training opportunities, we invite you to explore our event listings, follow us on social media, or reach out to us directly. Whether you're looking to grow as a leader, learn a new craft, or simply enjoy a day immersed in nature, our centre offers something for everyone

And Away...

In addition to offering our facilities for private bookings, we are delighted to extend the services of our experienced team to enhance your events. Our collection of well-mannered ponies and horses are not only accustomed to new surroundings but are also sociable and approachable, making them perfect companions for your guests to interact with. Whether it's a gentle meet-and-greet, an engaging grooming session, or even a memorable ride, our equine friends are ready to make your event unforgettable.

Our services have been warmly received at a variety of venues, from serene church settings and cozy nursing homes to joyous wedding celebrations and vibrant community gatherings. We are always eager to explore new opportunities, so if you have a novel concept for your event, we are more than willing to collaborate and bring your vision to life.

To complement your experience, we offer the talents of our in-house photographer, who specializes in capturing the magical moments shared between guests and our ponies, ensuring those memories are beautifully preserved.

Each event package is meticulously crafted to meet your unique needs, so we encourage you to reach out to discuss your event's specifics, from the desired dates to your creative ideas and budget considerations. For larger scale events, we kindly request that you contact us at least one month in advance, enabling us to seamlessly coordinate our schedule and assemble the perfect team for your special day

“We thoroughly enjoyed our family day at Eat Sleep Ride CIC. We decided to book due to having two horse-mad children but no real experience of horses ourselves. We were so impressed! The staff were really enthusiastic, focused and engaged.”