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Rancho Chilamate offers guided horseback rides for adventurous travelers looking to get up close and personal with Nicaragua. The ride leaves from the ranch through the local community, into open fields and over hilltops for spectacular views...more
South Of San Juan Del Sur 10 km, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Rancho Chilamate is off the beaten path. Our guide found it for us, otherwise, we would have never known about it. I believe that men actually work there, however, it appears to be run by an all-female staff who do a fabulous job. The gals...More
Date of experience: March 2018
Heather Blue v, Owner at Rancho Chilamate Adventures on Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018
Well thank you for your beautiful words. I just love when we are considered one of the best places to ride from those that have been many times in the saddle. Fills my heart. Hope to see you again one day. best, Blue
After reading plenty of five star reviews of this place, we had high expectations for our morning ride. My boyfriend and I have never ridden before so I wasn’t sure what to expect. To say the least, the ride exceeded our expectations above and beyond....More
Date of experience: May 2018
Heather Blue v, Owner at Rancho Chilamate Adventures on Horseback, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018
Thank you Colleen! I especially love when a first time in the saddle experience is a good one. Here's to many more! and again thanks for the kind words for the staff. cheers.
This was the highlight of my trip to Nicaragua. The ranch is amazing, the girls are incredible and the horses spectacular. We did a day ride to the beach and scenery was awesome. Once at the beach we got to run with the horses, the...More
Wonderful people, accommodations, food and trip to the beach. Well worth your time to check it out.
Away from the hustle and bustle of San Juan del Sur it a peaceful place to re-charge. Highly recommend it.
Great day out! The ranch is beautiful and the horses are clearly loved, healthy and cared for! (unlike many other horses we saw around Nicaragua) The ride was nice, more time on the beach though would have been nice! What made the day especially memorable...More
Wow! An experience of a lifetime for my besties 50th bday! We arrived just as a group were headed to the beach for the sunset and away we went. We were immediately impressed not only by the beauty of the ranch but especially by the...More
My expectations going into the trip were very high because of all the positive reviews Rancho Chilamate has on TripAdvisor. I am happy to say the experience really matched my expectations: what a beautiful ranch, friendly staff and happy + healthy horses!! You can book...More
There is not one thing I can think of that would have Improved our day. The ranch is beautiful, the owner and staff amazing. The horses well cared for and fun. Even the ranch turkey is friendly. The ride was lovely with a highlight run...More
If you're in the vicinity, you MUST go here, the horse ride was amazing- we did the 1.5 hour family tour, which was fantastic, we wish we could have gone back for the 3 hour beach ride. The staff is amazing, very knowledgable about the...More