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Rancho Cortez

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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Thank you to Cheryl, Buster and all the other staff for the great time that we had over the last few days. We really are novice riders but within minutes you are in control and riding through the trails. We had rides on our first...More

Thank TeamHF
Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 1 December 2017

We had a blast hosting you all. We're so glad you had a fun time trail riding and exploring the ranch. Thanks for taking the time to write this kind review. We hope you all return again in the future! Sincerely, Larry and Mary, Owners

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Myself and my friend had the most amazing day/ night at Rancho Cortez. We went on Thursday 21st September this year (just a bit late writing the review). We got there at 1pm and everyone was so welcoming. We did about a 1hr30-2hr trail ride...More

Thank paigeryan1992
Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 17 November 2017

Paige, thank you for visiting our ranch during your trip to Texas! We're so glad you had an amazing time horseback riding, swimming, roping, and feeding cattle during your visit. It was a blast hosting you! We look forward to your return whenever you're in...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

My daughter brought me here for my birthday, we spent 3 days & 2 nights. We rode 5 times while we were there. The horses were all well behaved & experienced on the trails. Our cabin was very clean & nice. All the meals there...More

Thank candace281
Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 15 November 2017

Candace, it was a delight hosting you and your daughter at our ranch. We're so glad you enjoyed celebrating your birthday with us! Thanks for visiting. We hope you both return again in the future. Sincerely, Larry and Mary, Owners

Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had a an amazing time at Rancho Cortez. The purpose of the trip was to help me overcome my fear of horses. I've had this fear since I was little. The staff was very accommodating to this and made sure I had a safe...More

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Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 9 November 2017

We're so glad we could help you overcome your fear of horses while also enjoying a fun, ranch experience. We had a blast! It's fantastic you loved the beautiful views and our home-cooked meals. You're welcome here anytime!! We hope to see you again in...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

I really needed a "reset" retreat to get back on track with a healthy diet and exercise regime. For me, Rancho Cortez offered the perfect place and perfect program to accomplish my goal of getting back on track. I loved the horses, goats, longhorns and...More

Thank dyna314
Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 6 October 2017

It was a delight hosting you at our ranch for the fitness reset! We're thrilled you had such a wonderful time participating in the activities we offer and training with Doc and Karen. Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review. We...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
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Free Parking
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
USD 99 - USD 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 99 - USD 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from MichaelS13 | Reviewed this property |
I did the full day at the ranch, not overnight, and it included two rides and two meals.
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"Not sure you could go wrong; all cabins are equally good."
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"There are a few other hotels in Bandera as well as at least 3 other Dude Ranches nearby"
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"Trust Cheryl to match the best room to accommodate your party."
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"All cabins are great!"
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