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Rancho Baaxal

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Maroma beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 1 998 214 9038
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Perfect

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
Misses N
via mobile
Second visit

I came here in 2016 with my mum - see previous review. In August '17 I took my little sister and... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
francescagraham
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rescue horses” (39 reviews)
“great ride” (29 reviews)
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Maroma beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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+52 1 998 214 9038
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"rescue horses"
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"morning ride"
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Reviewed May 8, 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

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Reviewed April 23, 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

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Reviewed April 14, 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

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Reviewed February 26, 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

1  Thank AniaMaciejAla
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Reviewed January 23, 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

2  Thank Jasmine B
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Reviewed January 9, 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

1  Thank Rachelle B
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Reviewed January 4, 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

1  Thank drk54
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Reviewed January 3, 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

2  Thank Allison B
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Reviewed December 29, 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

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Reviewed December 16, 2017

For my wife, this was only the 2nd time she'd ever been on a horse... at first, she was a bit nervous.... Stefi and Carina were awesome and patient with her, and she finished the day exclaiming how much she LOVED the experience... These folks...More

Thank Michael R
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Becca134134
January 29, 2018|
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Response from Michael R | Reviewed this property |
The ride is about 1.5 hrs... there's some dogs and other horses to play with, but the ranch is in the bush, so not much there.
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ChinmayBhandare
January 26, 2018|
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Response from PoorLittleGarf | Reviewed this property |
2 x adults was about £80 ($100) each Have fun if you book it.
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CapeCoddah48
April 24, 2017|
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Response from rancho_baaxal | Property representative |
Hi CapeCoddah48, We have a mix of horses of different types, many of them mixed breeds (most of them quarter horse mixes). We also have one that is a bit bigger than the others and he is a mix of Spanish/Andalusian horse... More
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