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Rancho Baaxal

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A Wonderful Private Tour

So glad I found this place to go trail riding. Our guides Stephanie and Alex gave us a great... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
neyney96
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London, United Kingdom
Perfect Day!!!!

Taking a break from the hot sun and beach to ride horses was a perfect day. Well cared for a loved... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

So glad I found this place to go trail riding. Our guides Stephanie and Alex gave us a great experience and it was also lovely getting to know them on our private tour. It is amazing to see that they really care about their rescue...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taking a break from the hot sun and beach to ride horses was a perfect day. Well cared for a loved horses made the experience even better. We did the private ride and this was ideal for our varying riding levels. I HIGHLY recommend!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vbshoegirl
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Cecile our guide was an excellent horsewoman and provided great recommendations. The trail through the jungle was beautiful and the horses were clean, friendly and healthy.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

We were a group of 6 with varying degrees of experience with horses. Cebil(sp?) cares so much about what she is doing and providing for the horses you can feel that this not just some commercial venture. We talked openly about how she has access...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

I did this tour with my Wife and Daughter and it was the highlight of our vacation in Playa. Cecile and Paco were our guides and they were awesome. They were patient and informative and we enjoyed their company. The horses are so well cared...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

I arranged for myself and husband to visit rancho baaxal, I have had horses for over 30 years but my husband doesn't ride so I was worried that that they wouldn't be quiet enough but still not be too quiet for me. We were matched...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

My daughter and I had a wonderful experience at Baaxal Rancho. Very well kept horses and very knowledgeable staff. WE rode through the jungle and water holes......The rancho dogs came along for the ride as well.......Highly recommend this trip to all..........We are glad we went............>>>Charles...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Charles S
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

My first time on a horse. Wonderful morning. Cubano, a laid back hippy male took care of me. The stop during the trek was interesting, wildlife facts and history of the area. Our group was small, we were able to talk at length as to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank missesn2014
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I came here in 2016 with my mum - see previous review. In August '17 I took my little sister and we had the most incredible time! Like last time, the staff were amazing, the horses were happy and healthy, and the ride was wonderful....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank francescagraham
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Sorry it has taken me far too long to write this! We visited on Christmas Eve day for a special trip that included 6 family members. A few of us have ridden before some not much at all. We were met by a group of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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guardmom18
3 November 2018|
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Response from rancho_baaxal | Property representative |
Hi guardmom18, First of all my apologies for the late reply - for some reason I did not see your question until now. We are currently working on updating our website as we are no longer operating on our old beach location... More
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Cosmopolitan454363
29 August 2018|
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Response from rancho_baaxal | Property representative |
Hi tasharaylene, Thank you for your message. Our rides are suitable for all levels of experience. I am not sure what you mean by "real trail riding", but maybe you can explain that further? I hope we get to see you at our... More
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SusannaW68
14 July 2018|
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Response from rancho_baaxal | Property representative |
Hi Susanna, I am sorry about the late reply. Rental car, taxi, or the local "colectivo" service (a very inexpensive shared taxi van service) are all options to get to our location. Best regards, Lisa Dahlander Rancho... More
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