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Danville Farm House


Horse Riding in Kilkenny at Danville Farm House
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Horse Riding in Kilkenny at Danville Farm House

Danville House Farm is a family fun business set in an old Georgian Farm just a short walk from Kilkenny city. Set in 80 acres of lush green fields the Farm has everything for the Equestrian enthusiast. The Equestrian Centre is AIRE and BHS approved and all staff are fully qualified. For the more adventurous riders we have over 80 cross country jumps. After you ride out, enjoy a cup of tea and have a stroll to meet some of our beautiful mares and foals or why not stay make a holiday out of it and stay in our Self Catering Accommodation, providing you an all-round adventurous holiday in the country-side. 


Danville Farm House, Kilkenny.

Set amongst 80 acres of lush green fields you will find Danville Farm House just 1.5 km from the city centre. 

Facilities and Services 

• Lessons and Trekking • Adult Lessons (Private and semi-private lessons) • Livery • Cross-Country Derby Course • Self Catering Accommodation • Wheelchair Accessible • Private Parking • Free WiFi • Garden / Patio / Balcony

Equestrian Packages

Danville House Farm offers guests the opportunity to stay in the self-catering accommodation and enjoy a horse-riding program tailor-made to each individual or group. Please see our website www.danvillehousefarm.com for further details. These Equestrian packages allow our guests to truly enjoy Kilkenny and its surrounding areas. We offer off-site trail-riding to our resident guests with stunning destinations such as Curraghmore House in Co. Waterford by kind permission of Lord and Lady Waterford and Borris House in Co. Carlow by kind permission of Morgan Kavanagh.

Lessons and Trekking 

Whether you are a beginner looking for a leisurely stroll or an experienced rider seeking some cross country action, Danville Farm has it all. Our horses and ponies are well versed in the teck/cross country scene and always adapt their attitudes to each rider's abilities. We have over 5km of scenic trecking through our farm and for the more adventurous, we have over 50 manmade cross country fences throughout the farm.

Cross Country Schooling

Our purpose built all-weather cross-country schooling field incorporates a diverse range of obstacles for training both inexperienced and experienced horses & ponies within a safe en-vironment. We continuously updated this area to accommodate new challenges for each season ahead.


Why not treat the whole family to an adventurous stay in the Country-side?! At Danville Farm we have two beautifully furnished farm cottages with a modern twist. These proper-ties are set on a BHS and AIRE approved Equestrian centre, where Horse Riding and Trekking is available daily. This property boasts a spectacular Georgian Garden suitable for parties and wedding photos. Although Danville House Farm cottages has a country-side setting it is a mere fifteen minutes' walk from the famous Kilkenny Castle and a stroll to the beautiful medieval city with its many shops, pubs, restaurants and amenities.

See Danville Farm's website for details - danvillehousefarm.com