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Our FAVORITE Costa Rican Experience

After a soggy start to our week in Costa Rica the weather broke enough for us to venture out to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cathi626
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Youngstown
Amazing experience!

Food was amazing, the ambiance was even better. Ziplining was an experience that I will never... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
saville2016
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Best Horse Tours, Zipline & BBQ Feast - Our Eco Adventure Trail Rides offer 1,500 acres of private ranch in Guanacaste. 100 % Cowboy Country. Explore pastures,mountains & creeks. Climb hilltops & enjoy breathtaking 360 degree ocean & valley views...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a soggy start to our week in Costa Rica the weather broke enough for us to venture out to Black Stallion Hills. WOW! The zip lining was incredible and the guides were extremely helpful with a great sense of humor. You felt safe at...More

Thank cathi626
Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for the super review. Yes,October is rainy but fun if u have a good sense of humor & don’t mind getting a little wet & muddy. The jungle looks it’s best right now,Amazon green and an eye opener when it comes...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing, the ambiance was even better. Ziplining was an experience that I will never forget. This is definitely a not miss when you are in Tamarindo. Alex and Fabio a great hosts.More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thank you so much for review we appreciate it. So great to see that you had a fantastic time on the zip the line we do make it a “one of a kind” experience for families & Amigos.Next time bring your swim trunks & relax...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My family and I went to enjoy a canopy tour and what we received was one of the best days you could possibly enjoy on vacation or otherwise. Alex and his staff make you feel like family from the time you step foot on the...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you ! Thank you ! for the very amazing review we do appreciate it and it was a pleasure doing a birthday party for your daughter. We are very into doing special evenings or birthday lunch parties. Also,with the new fiesta room we can...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks Alex and his team to take care of us during the zipline tour. Great instructors, safe and entertaining!

Thank Nicole V
Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

So glad u all loved zipping with us.Thanks for the great review ! what a great family we will see u for BBQ dinner,bring swim trunks & take a dip before dinner. Thanks! Pura Vida.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Had a great time riding the horses. This was my first time horseback riding and the guide helped me feel safe and coached me along the process. Friendly, good service, fun, beautiful scenery. Definitely would go back again.

Thank SequoiaRavenMoon
Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you very much for the great review. Pleasure having you all on the ranch. Next time please stay for the BBQ & enjoy the new pool.Thanks again & Pura Vida.

Reviewed 24 April 2018

We had a great time at Black Stallion Ranch. We came as a group of 11 and we had a blast. . A nice rustic setting was authentic and felt like dining with family. Alex is a great host and spent plenty of time discussing...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thanks for the great review and very happy to read u loved the ranch.We are all about having fun here.We are looking forward to the rainy season, planting more trees,flowers & fruit.Creating new homes and using new recycled materials,always fresh ideas amigo.Thanks for visiting us.Pura...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018

We typically don't like planned tourist activities and were searching for a more relaxed, smaller type of experience for zip lining and a horseback ride. Being a tripadvisor long time member/user, I had read about Black Stallion Ranch and also noted it was rated #1...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for the fabulous review and happy to see you loved the ranch.Yes,we are a laid back real rustic ranch with no stress if possible.Just pura vida vibes. Like you said,we get very bizzy then slow,its up and down here and directly connected to...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

While our ride was less then the advertised 2 hr (more like an hr 20 min) we enjoyed the property and seeing a family of Howler monkeys. It was a full house with multiple parties, several families and it seemed like the horses were more...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for visiting us the great review. To get the best ranch experience it’s best to book online & well in advance as we do get bizzy especially with school vacations on the week end.You forgot to mesion we gave u 2 free BBQ...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing atmosphere with everything to do! Enjoy horseback riding, bbq, ziplines, friends, and more. Awesome staff that cares about your experience!

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you Amigo.Great to have you on the ranch. Thanks for the to the piont review.Glad to see you enjoyed the experience. Pura Vida.

Reviewed 22 March 2018

We enjoyed all three activities on three separate days at Black Stallion Ranch but it was mostly the staff that made it great! Giovanni's passion and knowledge of plants and animals, Oracio's howler imitations, Marco's enthusiasm and Camlucio's calm and confident disposition put us all...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for visiting us and happy to see you loved the ranch and our zip line, it’s a special one and exclusive which makes zipping with small groups way more fun.Thank you,yes we have a great staff here that makes sure everyone have the...More

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Jon P
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Yes ok we can but pls.let us lnow in advance thank you Amigo.
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Lynne C
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Hi. Sure just let us know when you would like to zip & BBQ We make a great adventure & delicious dinner for u. Best to e mail us thanks & pura vida!
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