The team and the property

The Balastrein property is a 15 ha haven 40 minutes away from Bordeaux, near the medieval city of Bazas and 45 minutes away from Barbaste, major show center in the region.

Stephanie Grimbert

Stephanie associated academic success :

  • Baccalauréat (high school degree) with grade A
  • MBA from ESSEC, one of the top French business schools

and horse riding competitions :

  • National and International Pony Show jumping competitions
  • Selected for the 3 day eventing Junior European Championships
  • Currently competing in Professional Show jumping competitions

Also, she is a licensed teacher and coach.

Teaching license n°03314ED0261

Stephanie's parents

Carol, originally from England, adopted France and the French, and cooks wonderfully traditional dishes from both countries !

Francis became fluent living with Carol, and will teach you tennis, golf, table tennis...

The Balastrein property

Horses' accomodation is provided in our livery stables, Les Ecuries de Lignan.

The property has a swimming pool, a tennis/basket ball court, table tennis...