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Rancho Lorilar

#1 of 50 Outdoor Activities in Puerto Plata Features Animals
Calle 3 | Sabana Grande, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-320-0498
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See the REAL countryside! Safe, and FUN !

Angel made the pick up on time and was very kind and informative during the trip through town... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
Dominican At Its Best

If you want to see the real Dominican and experience the countryside, check out Lorilar Ranch and... read more

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Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario
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“horse riding” (61 reviews)
Calle 3 | Sabana Grande, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-320-0498

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Angel made the pick up on time and was very kind and informative during the trip through town. Upon arrival, and exiting the van, I gazed over to see the children's eyes grow larger and larger as they beheld horse after horse ready to take...More

Thank hoops0331
joycethehorselady, Public Relations Manager at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Wow, what a great review!!! Thanks so much, Pasquale, Susie, Sophia, Caleb, Salome, Sekiu and Gabriel. Hope the pain is gone but the memories linger on!!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to see the real Dominican and experience the countryside, check out Lorilar Ranch and let Joyce and all the crew take care of you. My recommendation is to take the full day excursion as this will get you high into the mountain...More

Thank garryrThoms
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I throughly enjoyed this trip, one of the best excursions we did. I am a complete novice rider, but having ridden horses a few times as a little girl I was really looking forward to having a ride through the mountain trails. We booked this...More

1  Thank ZLC123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner went for a nice break from our resort and to try something different as we never been on horses before. We were the only two there that morning so got one on one time with the guides. Crazy alas and Angel...More

Thank Smithcat113
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic guides - great horses matched to rider (from first time to experienced) - beautiful countryside, excellent way to soak up a different way of Dominican life.

Thank JosieMalls
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I can't say enough about this. The guides were attentive, knowledgeable and patient. The views were spectacular and it was just great. Loved it.

Thank Butterflydcp
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Went by myself but was immediately taken care off by Joyce and her crewAlex is definitely crazy but the horses know him and do as he tells them.Angel and Antonio are real gentlemen in assisting you on and off the horse.My horse was Merona I...More

Thank Jacky S
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I am a little late in getting this out as we were in Puerto Plata right before Christmas. My husband and I traveled alone this trip and joined 3 other couples from other properties for a great day ride. Joyce was wonderful, comical and professional....More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

What a BLAST! Really the highlight of our trip, and we did a couple other excursions in Puerto Plata. Our group of 4 (2 adults, 2 teenagers) had a range of experience with horses and we all had a great time. All the staff were...More

1  Thank Nate H
Management response:Responded 23 April 2017

Thanks so much for the wonderful review. I am so glad you enjoyed yourselves and hope you'll come back and visit us again soon. joyce

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We were able to reserve a spot with Joyce in advance and we had a wonderful time. Kids loved it as well!!! It was our first experience with the horses so we were a bit nervous in the beginning but the Staff members were very...More

Thank susyl72
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I am wondering if this is a beach ride or nature ride and how long is the 70.00 tour. I am getting so excited to go, I know this will be one of the highlights of our stay :)
10 February 2017|
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Response from steve l | Reviewed this property |
hi, this a nature ride but one of the best ever. it lasts around 2 hours and worth every penny. please let me know if you liked it.
Kelly M
Are you able to take the horses in the sea?
26 September 2016|
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Response from Claudette H | Reviewed this property |
No, this ranch doesn't offer beach rides. They take groups on a beautiful ride through jungle, town, and up the mountain to a beautiful plateau view. The all day ride offers a swim in the river I think!,
Brian E
Hi been to dominican republics many many times and been horse riding with Joyce many times!!! It was amazing every time!!! But haven't Been for 10 years!!!!!!how is Joyce and her daughter??? Her daughter must be grown up now!!!coming back in May 2017 and going to go horse riding again...could you tell me how much it is please????? Oh and how old is Sanchez from the river now??? Is he still around?? What a lovely young boy. Many thanks caroline xxx carnt wait!! It carnt come soon enough......
12 September 2016|
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Response from joycethehorselady | Property representative |
Hi Brian, it's me, joyce. i'm fine and so are all the boys and horses! carolina is also fine and now is 25 years old with 2 beautiful boys. i'm not sure about sanchez....he doesn't come to the river any more. you... More