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Horse Ranch Bonaire

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Perfect experience!

Within the 4 members of our small group the only thing that could match scuba diving would be horse... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Altoona, Pennsylvania
Relaxed and unique experience!

My husband and I did the 3 hour trial ride and swim and had a great time. Simone and Danique were... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Christina H
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A spectacular trailride through the varying landscape of Bonaire´s countryside, Mangroves and an once in a lifetime experience, …swimming with horses in the turquoise caribbean sea. @Horse Ranch Bonaire, with the most happiest horses and friendliest...more
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 March 2012

Nice long ride to Lac Bay through some great countryside followed by a swim with the horses, well worth doing.

2  Thank Nigel52Bournemouth
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Reviewed 24 May 2011

I was supposed to do this in Bonaire. My mom booked it 8 months in advance, confirmed 1 month in advance, confirmed a week in advance, and again right before we left on our cruise. Lady said: “i’ll be outside the ship waiting with a...More

11  Thank malyssa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within the 4 members of our small group the only thing that could match scuba diving would be horse back riding. As horse owners and experienced riders we wanted to experience swimming/riding in the ocean on horseback. This ranch provided that in spades. we witnessed...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2018

My husband and I did the 3 hour trial ride and swim and had a great time. Simone and Danique were very accommodating and the whole trail ride was so much more relaxed than most rides you will find. I was able to let my...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We had a fabulous ride! The horses looked healthy, the guide was personable, the ranch was clean, and the ride was unforgettable. The swim in Lac Bay was fun. They had an appropriately sized horse for our 13 year old daughter. We had a great...More

Thank 410Brookesmom
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Bonaire is generally all about snorkeling and diving, but if you are interested in a unique equine experience then a swim trail ride with Horse Ranch Bonaire is the place! Simone, the owner, was quick to respond to my request and questions, and ready to...More

Thank Zosia G
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I are lifelong horse owners, and found Horse Ranch Bonaire to be the best horse riding experience ever on a vacation! My horse was a gaited Paso Fino, what a treat to enjoy this special breed! My daughter's horse was a fantastic...More

Thank Voyage585375
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Because we couldn't dive due to our flight at the end of our holiday, we went horse riding and swimming. Simone is very friendly and helpful, the horses are well taken care of and friendly and can easily be ridden by someone who hasn't had...More

Thank Geert-Jan S
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful day and has given us some wonderful memories. We were picked up from Princess Cruise ship taken to ranch and looked after well. We saw Flamingos, Donkeys, Parrots and of course had a wonderful swim with our horses. Thank you so...More

Thank Lisa34515
Simone v, Owner at Horse Ranch Bonaire, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time for giving me this nice review . We had a great time to.

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

This really was the highlight of our Caribbean cruise. Simone picked us up from the ship and dropped us back. We had a relaxing ride to the sea, viewing wild flamingos and other great flora / fauna along the way. Swimming with the horses was...More

Thank Emma T
Simone v, Eigenaar at Horse Ranch Bonaire, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for riding with us and giving me this nice review.

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Simone and her staff take very good care of every level of rider and make the experience fun. They pick you up and get you back to your hotel, ship or wherever.

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Simone v, Eigenaar at Horse Ranch Bonaire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thanks for the review. When you are happy we are happy!

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I did the ride and swim on horseback. The ride was smooth and I enjoyed seeing wildlife on the island after a week of scuba diving. We saw parrots, flamingoes and an adorable donkey family. The smile that lit up my daughter's...More

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Simone v, Owner at Horse Ranch Bonaire, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

thank you for riding with us. 😉

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23 January 2017|
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Response from Simone v | Property representative |
Yes we do pick-up all info see our website
15 July 2016|
Response from Simone v | Property representative |
Yes we do.pick up. The cots trail incl. the pick up are 130$ per person. Total duration is 4 hours incl pick up drop off. So depending what time your ship leaves Bonaire there is enough time to be back on time.
2 June 2016|
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Response from pdb26 | Reviewed this property |
My travel companion left a small deposit online for both of us. We paid the rest in cash when we arrived. No stress at all!!!