Welcome to Freerein Riding Holidays

Horse Riding Holidays

Self Guided

Unique self-guided horse riding holidays

Riding Holidays


Guided riding holidays, enjoyable & relaxing

Trail Riding


Freerein+ trail riding for previous customers

Learn to Ride


Adult learn to ride three day trail

Horse riding holidays in Wales

2024 Dates 19th April - 13th October

2025 Dates 1st May - 6th October

Learn to Ride

Learn to Ride

3 Days

Learn to Ride courses are the perfect way to discover riding in the hills.

We all look forward to welcoming you here at Freerein soon.

Learn to Ride

Explorer Trail

2 Days

Venture into the hills & stay overnight at a welcoming country inn or B&B.

We all look forward to welcoming you on The Guided Explorer Trail.

Learn to Ride

The Welsh Prince

4 Days

Explore remote mountain tracks on this first-rate four day break.

We all look forward to welcoming you on The Welsh Prince Trail.

Self Guided
Learn to Ride

Wye Valley Trail

2 Days

Explore the Wye Valley on this spectacular two day trail.

Self Guided
Learn to Ride

Old Drovers Trail

3 Days

A fantastic trail ride with overnight’s at a Guest House, B&B or a country Inn.

We all look forward to welcoming you on The Old Drovers Trail.

Learn to Ride

Silver John Trail

3 Days

45 miles trail riding through the hills with super routes, stopovers & scenery.

Welcome to Freerein

Here at Freerein we welcome riders, old and new, to explore the wilds of Wales on our fit, friendly, and forward going horses and ponies. Whether you choose a self-guided, guided or learn to ride horse riding holiday, we look forward to welcoming you here at Freerein. If you have any question or queries please do get in touch.

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Why ride with Freerein?

Self Guided riders reading maps before their riding holiday

Self-Guided Freedom

Our holidays are unique; you can’t ride self guided anywhere else in the UK or the USA.

Self Guided Trails

Friendly atmosphere on riding holidays

Friendly Atmosphere

We are a relaxed, friendly and professional trail riding centre. Operating since 1989.

Perfect riding terrain on Riding Holidays

Perfect Riding Terrain

Our trail riding network is located in Mid Wales – UK’s finest trail riding country.

Our Location

Happy horses on riding holidays

Happy Horses

Freerein horses have a well balanced natural lifestyle and this shines through in their
joie de vivre!

Highly experienced guides on riding holidays

Highly Experienced

Knowledgeable & professional staff who have a passion for trail riding, the outdoors, horses & people.


“An exhilarating way to spend a few days; physically demanding, eye-opening, satisfying escapism.”

Neil Coates, Saturday Times


"Riding over open country, just the three of us, gives a wonderful sense of freedom.”

Alexandra Buxton, The Telegraph

The Guardian

"For all the freedom, safety is a big priority. Freerein mounts have months of training to ensure their reliability.”

Patricia Carswell, The Guardian

Financial Times

"Freerein Riding Holidays is the only company in the UK offering unguided trips on horseback.”

Daniel Metcalfe, Financial Times


"Our week with Freerein was the best holiday I’ve had in years and I’m planning for it to be the first of many.”

Anne Atkins, Daily Mail


“Welsh travel outfitter Freerein arranges self-guided trail riding in the moors of Mid Wales"

Elizabeth Gunnison Dunn, The Wall Street Journal

Riding holidays location

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New to Freerein?

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Ridden with us Before?

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