Under the watchful gaze of former England captain Andrew Hine, you'll learn how to wild a mallet before going on to plat a chukka (that's a seven minute round for those in the know) with your hens - all in the stunning grounds of Coworth Park.

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Don't worry if the nearest you've come to a saddle is on a daytrip to the seaside - the team caters for all levels of experience.

Afterwards, check into the hotel's eco spa or enjoy tea in the elegant drawing room.

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A group polo session (three people or more) at the Guards Polo Academy at Coworth Park, Ascot, costs from £150 per person for an hour; www.coworthpark.com