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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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Great ride through the jungle

The staff were very friendly and informative. The horses were lovely and well kept! We were told... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rachelle B
Surrey, United Kingdom
A Great Morning on Horeseback

My daughter and I are both competitive English show jumpers and like to ride on vacation when... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Watchung, New Jersey
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rescue horses” (39 reviews)
“maroma beach” (34 reviews)
“great ride” (29 reviews)
Maroma beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Rachelle B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank drk54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Allison B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Squiddave
Reviewed 16 December 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
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The horses are all in good shape and well taken care of. They no longer have beach rides, but the jungle ride is nice too. It's mostly a slow ride, but if they see you're a good rider, they'll let you go fast as well...More

Thank Lt_Frank_Drebin
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Such an awesome and authentic experience- me and my 8 year old daughter went and it exceeded our expectations. Fabulous guides, great care taken to ensure you are fitted properly, overall an excellent adventure. Horses are loved and not over worked, not a tourist trap,...More

Thank amyolsen7
Reviewed 30 November 2017

good folks who really know and care about their animals. they have like 14 rescue horses (?) and (5) rescue dogs (?). happy to support their effort!

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 30 November 2017

the communication was great, we booked back in the uk prior to our holiday. we were sent directions to the stables which were spot on. we were staying at akumal, so caught a collectivo to playa del carmen ( approx 45 mxp each) then swapped...More

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We have just come back from an amazing morning. We had booked this prior to visiting and the communication and response by email was quick and simple. When we arrived the horses and dogs were well looked after and the staff were very friendly. My...More

Thank lucy c
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Questions & Answers
25 April 2017|
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
20 March 2017|
Response from rancho_baaxal | Property representative |
Hi Dominick, Thank you for your message and congratulations on your upcoming anniversary! If you have not heard back from us after emailing us, we most likely did not receive your email, as we respond to all emails within... More
Joel B
6 March 2017|
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Response from rancho_baaxal | Property representative |
Hi Joel B, Thank you for your interest in our unique horseback riding tours. Our Classic rides (with maximum 6 riders) are $75 US per person (this includes coffee and pastries or beer/wine and light snacks at the ranch... More