Family Atmosphere

Our barn in Odessa, FL is a safe, fun, and supportive environment. Through private lessons and more, we emphasize the respect and responsibility needed to make a successful horse and rider team that will exceed goals.

Proven Success

We are a past Reserve World Champion of the American Saddlebred Breed Ambassador and 2022 & 2023 FSHPP Barn of the Year. As breeders and trainers, our horses and riders have experienced success at the local, regional, and national levels.

Full Service

We offer horseback riding lessons and horsemanship training for any skill level, as well as horse boarding, training, and breeding.

Krystle Lee
Owner / Trainer

Growing up in the Midwest, Krystle competed as a juvenile and amateur with American Saddlebreds.

She received her B.S. in Equestrian Science from the renown William Woods University in Fulton, Missouri.

Krystle has been awarded Instructor of the Year by the Florida State High Point Program. She also judges at several horse shows around the country.

In addition, Krystle is an active member of the AMHA, ARIA, ASHA, CHA, UPHA, and USEF professional organizations and assists the UPHA in running larger shows in the area.

Our Facility

Founded in 2007, Suncoast Stables offers customers a lighted covered and open arena, stalls and wash racks, multiple pasture areas, and other amenities.

We specialize in American Saddlebreds, Morgans, Arabians, hackneys, and roadsters. We teach lessons in Saddleseat, Dressage, Western, and Hunt Seat.

Own a horse? We feature top-notch boarding and specialized training to meet your goals. Want to own a horse? We can help you find one that complements your style and budget. Leasing options are also available.


Riding Lessons

Our horsemanship training program is structured around weekly one-on-one instruction in our arena that accomodates all skill levels.


Stall boarding includes daily turn out and stall cleaning, automatic watering, and multiple daily feeding times with a balanced diet to ensure high performance. We also offer pasture boarding.


Training programs are available for young horses, show horse prospects, and seasoned show horses. Programs are customized to each horse and rider/driver to ensure goals are met. Horses are trained multiple times per week.


We breed American Saddlebreds through natural mating and artificial insemination, researching bloodlines and potential suitors worldwide.

Horse Show Competition

Experience the thrill of competing and winning blue ribbons at Academy level shows, larger regional shows, or national shows. You will also be eligible for Florida State High Point Program awards!

Horsemanship Summer Camp

These camps focus on horsemanship training. Divided by age groups and held rain or shine, it's a great way to stay active, make new friends, and enjoy being outside riding horses.


Horsemanship Summer Camp #1

Jun. 10-14, 2024
Suncoast Stables
Registration for ages 5-7
Registration for ages 8-12

Intermediate Summer Camp #1

Jun. 17-21, 2024
Suncoast Stables

Horsemanship Summer Camp #2

Jun. 24-28, 2024
Suncoast Stables
Registration for ages 5-7

Cleveland Tri-State Charity Horse Show

Jun. 25-29, 2024
Cleveland, TN

Horsemanship Summer Camp #3

Jul. 1-5, 2024
Suncoast Stables
Registration for ages 5-7

Lexington Jr. League Horse Show

Jul. 10-15, 2024
Lexington, KY

Horsemanship Summer Camp #4

Jul. 8-12, 2024
Suncoast Stables
Registration for ages 5-7
Registration for ages 8-12

Intermediate Summer Camp #2

Jul. 15-19, 2024
Suncoast Stables

Horsemanship Summer Camp #5

Jul. 22-26, 2024
Suncoast Stables
Registration for ages 5-7
Registration for ages 8-12

Horsemanship Summer Camp #6

Jul. 29 - Aug. 2, 2024
Suncoast Stables
Registration for ages 5-7
Registration for ages 8-12

World's Championship Horse Show

Aug. 19-26, 2024
Louisville, KY

Summer's End Horse Show

Sep. 7-10, 2024
Ocala, FL

Southeastern Charity Horse Show

Sep. 21-23, 2024
Conyers, GA

Ocala International Horse Show

Oct. 23-28, 2024
Ocala, FL

GA Fall Classic Horse Show

Nov. 17-19, 2024
Perry, GA


As Seen on TV

Suncoast Stables was featured on ABC News on the "Good Morning Odessa" segment. See the news clip here.


Thank You for Your Interest

We are committed to providing you a great experience for your horse or horsemanship training. All training is by appointment only. We do NOT offer trail riding.

For more information or to schedule training, please call us at 813-368-0666. You must turn in a completed Client Application, Release Form, and Medical Form (links below) in order to be on property. Please plan to arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled time, as late arrivals cannot receive extended time. Proper riding attire is required, which includes long pants and closed toe hard-soled shoes. ASTM F1163-15/SEI Certified helmets are available.

Download Client Application
Download Adult Release Form
Download Child Release Form
Download Medical Form

Customer Reviews

My daughter has been going to Suncoast Stables for horsemanship training for several years, and she loves every minute! We board three horses here and she loves training, competing, and learning about horse care... and now wants to turn this into a life long passion.
~Aaron P.


I know that my boarded horse is receiving the best of care and that he is healthy and happy. I would highly recommend Suncoast Stables to anyone!
~Virginia G.


All the clients at Suncoast Stables support each other's achievements. Krystle is a fun, energetic, and positive person who emphasizes proper care, respect, safety, and good horsemanship. We wouldn't go anywhere else!
~Beth A.


Suncoast Stables and Riding Academy
1108 Altamont Lane
Odessa, FL 33556