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Rancho Baaxal

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My daughter and I had a wonderful experience at Baaxal Rancho. Very well kept horses and very... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Charles S

My first time on a horse. Wonderful morning. Cubano, a laid back hippy male took care of me. The... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Somerset, United Kingdom
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Maroma beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 24 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
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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 15 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
2  Thank debrar293
Reviewed 27 February 2018

It's not one of those "horse riding and snorkeling" or "horse riding and zip lines combo" - the ladies there really care for their animals. We signed up for a morning ride and we enjoyed it a lot. We learned many interesting facts about the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank AniaMaciejAla
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Went in January 2018. Signed up for a private ride for my cousin and I. Took a taxi from our hotel to the ranch. Lisa was super responsive and detailed when I inquired about a ride. The directions to the ranch, were so good, that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank 195jasmineb
Reviewed 9 January 2018

The staff were very friendly and informative. The horses were lovely and well kept! We were told about our horse individually, about their personality and history before they came to be rescued. We went through a great walk through the jungle, then myself and my...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Rachelle B
Reviewed 5 January 2018

My daughter and I are both competitive English show jumpers and like to ride on vacation when available. Found Lisa and Rancho Baaxal here, and were impressed with the high review ratings. Emailed Lisa, who was quite responsive and helpful and we ultimately booked a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank drk54
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I went on a trail ride last week with Cecile and Katerina, it was easily one of my favorite trail rides of all time. I'm fairly experienced and ride several times a week; the ranch was able to schedule me in a group with other...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Allison B
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This was a fantastic experience. Our guides were great. They really know the animals and they made the ride lots of fun. The horses are easy to ride and they each have their own personality. The jungle is beautiful. My family had a really fun...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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4 November 2018|
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
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