The fast and physical sport of polo appeals to a diverse range of people. Go to watch a polo match and you could easily find yourself rubbing shoulders with royalty, supermodels and stars of the stage and screen.

So, whether you enjoy playing or just watching this exciting sport, Horse & Hound’s guide to polo clubs in the UK and Eire should be a vital bookmark for your web browser.

Click on the links below to check out each club’s vital statistics.

Spectators should contact clubs for match details. Players apply to club for subscription; cost from less than £100 to around £4,000. Non-playing membership also available. Price of lessons £40 upwards.