Sainval Stables Riding Centre, which occupies one of the magnificent farmsteads at the Château de la Planche just 15 minutes from the centre of Poitiers, boasts brand new facilities that offer a perfect and safe environment for horse riding.
Throughout the year we welcome children and adult riders from beginner to advanced level for an hour, a day or a week. In a convivial, family-friendly atmosphere, Sainval Stables will accompany you every step of the way at your own pace in a variety of activities: rides, hacks, progression lessons and courses, tests for the ‘Galop’ and ‘Equifun’ certificates, advanced show jumping (CSO), etc.
All course and lesson group sizes are limited to no more than eight riders and supervised by qualified instructors offering top-quality instruction.
-outdoor school of 35 x 64 m with Fontainebleau microsand and fibre,
-indoor school of 64 x 34 m (2014) with Fontainebleau microsand and fibre,
-Havrincourt ring (27 x 15 m), trotter,
-club house for relaxing and enjoying a coffee.
Sainval Stables has more than 30 horses and club ponies selected for their versatility, good behaviour and performance in equestrian competition.