Our fleet of authentic antique hearses are drawn by pairs of black or white horses and the choice of either a black or white hearse. The horse drawn funeral carriages provided demonstrates to family and friends the high regard that you felt for your loved one.
Our horse drawn hearses can accommodate most sizes of coffins and caskets with floral tributes being placed on the inside of the carriage as well as on the top of the carriage canopy. There are also options of additional open top vintage carriages drawn by complimenting horses for close family members styled in both black and white livery and horses.
The carriage is pulled can be pulled by either a pair of beautiful friesians or white lippizaners wearing hand made english leather harnesses with collars and plumed headdresses. The carriage is decorated with cream silk flowers to compliment any colour on your day, or if you wish, your own colours can be added.
A professional liveried driver and groom, all fully insured with public liability insurance is on hand for your special day.
Enjoy the intimacy that only a horse drawn carriage can provide and together we will make it a special day that everyone will look back on with beautiful memories. We are well known for our reliable and professional service and you can be assured of our utmost attention to every detail at all times.
Our black and white horses, vintage carriages and team will be immaculately turned out for your special day and will enhance your arrival and departure. You are encouraged to come and visit the horses and see the carriages at first hand by appointment.
Haywards Carriages provide horse drawn carriages for hire for all your special occasions in locations of Portsmouth, Southampton, Winchester, Basingstoke, Petersfield and Alton. Events covered including weddings, proms, birthdays, anniversaries and funerals.
We are small enough to pay attention to every detail yet large enough to deliver a first class service for your special day making it a truly memorable occasion.
The horses are extremely experienced having worked commercially for over 8 years on all types of busy road. Looking amazing naturally with their flowing manes and tails or decorated with silk flowers and ribbons they turn heads wherever they go.
Located in Waterlooville, Hampshire, we provide carriages in the counties of Hampshire, Sussex and Surrey as well as Portsmouth, Southampton, Winchester, Basingstoke, Petersfield and Alton.