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Rancho Playa

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Calle El Limon | La Barbacoa, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
+1 829-868-5233
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Who does not dream of riding on the back of a horse on a wild beach or to discover lush vegetation while crossing tropical paths? Either a beginner or an advanced rider, Rancho Playa adapts its excursions to any level. Our two strategies are to respect our animals and for you to have an unforgettable experience.
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“hour ride” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Calle El Limon | La Barbacoa, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great experience and nice to see a ranch with healthy horses ( compared to the horses you take up to the waterfall that are skinny and have sores under the saddles ). Our guide was knowledgeable and showed us the different fruits...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nicole and her team matched our party with beautiful well taken care of horses and took us on a great beach walk. Teaching us about the local area as we walked along with very attentive guides keeping us and the horses happy!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun wonderful adventure in the DR. Loved our host she was Fantastic and informative, gave us a great tour of the beach on her beautiful horses. Friendly staff, affordable price. Loved every minute will be returning again!

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Great job done by Nicole and her team. Recommended for anyone who wants to experience the area, horse riding, nature and with that, get a lesson-on-the-go how to ride horses. With kids and without. Thanks again

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Before booking our trip, we visited the Rancho to see the horses because I do not want to ride horses if they are in bad condition. The horses had shelter, hay, water and were in excellent condition. Staff really cares about the horses. The 2...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We went on a horseback riding excursion with Nicole while staying in Las Terrenas. We were two adults and two children (10 and 13) with very limited horseback riding experience. We had a fantastic time: the horses are very well cared for, we had guides...More

Thank Britt R
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

I was surprised to see the really friendly lady from Switzerland as a owner of this farm. The horses are beautiful, the trip was through the most remarkable beach I've ever seen. Thank you !

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Everyhting was GREAT! Nicole picked us up from Pola Supermarket LT. We went to stables and everyone got good horses. Horses with great characters for riders with different experience in riding. Beautiful landscapes and best tour guide ever with good english!

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We are normally very reluctant to go horseback riding in the third world. Usually the horses appear tired, unkempt & exploited. That is certainly NOT the case at Rancho Playa!! Nicole, the Swiss owner, absolutely LOVES her horses and takes great care of them! They...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Nicole is great and very passionate. We had a wonderfull ride on the beach. She did well in adapting to my needs.

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s_bastienr78
1 May 2017|
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Response from Sofi49 | Property representative |
Bonjour Bastien, Nos prix sont: USD 35 pour 1 heure, USD 50 pour 1h30 et USD 60 pour 2 heures. Nos chevaux ne sont pas trop grands. J'ai un "cheval porteur" qui peut supporter jusqu'à 110kg pour une sortie tranquille, pas... More
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ghizlanezinn
16 February 2017|
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Response from Sofi49 | Property representative |
Dear Ghizlane, Thanks for your message and sorry for my late reply, I am actually in Switzerland, but my friend Carole, phone what sap: +1809 914 3937 can take your reservation. I propose to write to her, she is very busy... More
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