Vacation with horses at Gut Enghagen in scenic Austria

Riding vacation for the whole family

Just come to Roßleithen in Upper Austria...

… where you’ll get the perfect horseback riding experience with your vacation! Here at holiday hotel Gut Enghagen, we have eight good-natured horses who are ready to be your great holiday mates if you want to experience riding holidays in Austria. Maybe you learn to like our fast Noriker? Or you become good friends with our good-natured and sure-footed Haflinger? Or you fall in love with our big warmblood? Even our mini-pony Charly has already conquered many hearts…

Learn to ride

On the backs of our patient horses and with the help from our empathetic riding teachers, adults as well as children (from 6 years) are in good hands. And regardless of whether you or your child want to start riding or improve your riding skills: our qualified teachers at Gut Enghagen teach you accordingly to you level of experience and knowledge. Enjoy your lessons on our riding grounds surrounded by green meadows and a magnificent mountain panorama.

Learn to ride Duration Price per person
Private lesson on the lunge 15 min. € 21,-
Private lesson on the lunge 25 min. € 33,-
Private lesson 30 Min. € 33,-
Group lessons (max 6 horses) 50 min. € 30,-

Horse & trekking rides

Trekking rides in Austria, a unique experience: Spend endless time to enjoy the world together with your horse, marvel at the beauty of nature, explore your surroundings from another perspective and leave the hectic and frantic everyday life behind. Experience riding holidays with your family in untouched mountain valleys, ancient forests and on adventurous paths in beautiful Austria!

Day treks for experienced riders Duration Price per person
Day rides through the region * Saturdays please ask
Day rides to the mountain pasture * Saturdays please ask
Guided rides 1 hours € 38,-
Guided rides* 2 hours € 58,-
Guided rides* 3 hours € 79,-


* The minimum number of participants is 4 people.

Riding education

Experience horses playfully and safely!

Children often feel magically attracted to horses. The right way to deal with them can be learned from the age of 4: with our child-friendly riding education program. Here we focus on fantasy, experience, movement and playful exploring. Young horse enthusiasts are also given the opportunity to ride a pony (which is guided by a parent). The perfect foundation for a lifelong love for equestrian sports, established in our family hotel!

Riding education Duration Price per child
max. 2 children 30 Min. € 25,-


Riding holiday

Family vacation & riding at the holiday hotel Gut Enghagen—that’s fun, passion and a hobby for life. Combine a childhood dream with a horse farm vacation! Easily done by booking a family vacation with horse riding at our family hotel Gut Enghagen. Horseback riding holidays in Austria are perfect for taking on the adventure and finally getting in the saddle yourself, or for living your greatest passion, horseback riding, in the beautiful and exciting landscape of Upper Austria.

Learn English riding or improve your previous knowledge

Our riding arena (20 by 40 m) is idyllically located, surrounded by green meadows and a magnificent mountain panorama. Our well-trained riding instructors guide children and adults with great patience and empathy. Thus, beginners will feel safe in dealing with the horses and riding quickly. But even advanced riders can improve and learn more.

Riding holidays at the Upper Austrian family hotel

From a horse’s back, the magnificent mountain scenery surrounding Gut Enghagen looks even more impressive.

Saddle-strong young and older riders can experience the natural beauty of the unique Kalkalpen National park during a guided ride through meadows and forests on their riding holidays in Austria. A certain highlight during your stay at Gut Enghagen will be a joint ride up to our hotel’s own alpine pasture, including an overnight stay with a special atmosphere. Can you imagine a better way to combine vacationing and horseback riding?

By the way: Horseback riding is available all year round! Only the outdoor rides depend on the weather situation in winter.

NEW indoor riding arena opened in 2019!


Contact us now and experience a magnificent time!

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