Contessa is one of the UK’s leading Equestrian Centres specialised in Dressage.

We are a friendly family run Riding & Training Centre located in 50 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside with easy access to London and Cambridge. Contessa is a family-run business which started in 1977.

We are approved by the British Horse Society and the Association of British Riding Schools. As a BHS ‘Where to Train’ centre Contessa is rated A5 and able to train candidates up to BHSI. We are also one of the only centres in the UK that is able to train for and holds the ABRS Advanced Teaching Diploma.

The philosophy at Contessa is to strive to create harmony between horse and rider, working as a partnership with the horse.

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