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    Rancho Cortez

    872 Hay Holler Rd, Bandera, TX 78003-4364
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    1 - 5 of 312 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our two daughters (16 & 18) had the time of their lives at this friendly, down to earth ranch about 45 minutes from San Antonio by car. They were warmly welcomed and entertained from start to finish by the owner, Larry, his family and staff....More

    Thank Tigersdad
    Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 6 days ago

    It's fantastic you and your family had a blast staying at our ranch and exploring the area on horseback. We love being a part of your unforgettable memories. Thank you for the support. We look forward to seeing you all here again whenever you're back...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The place is nice, big and the facilities are good (swimming pool, hot tube and room with the game). Horseback riding with the cowboy was a very good experience. By the way The lady at the "cashier" was unkind, impolite and not very welcoming; she...More

    Thank Carmen D
    Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 1 week ago

    While we're glad you enjoyed our facilities and had fun on the horseback ride, it's disappointing to hear you felt the visit wasn't worth it, Carmen. We sincerely apologize for anything our team did or said that was off-putting to you -- this wasn't our...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed at Rancho Cortez for one night as part of our travels through the state. We loved our time here and there was so much to do. We did 2 trail rides with Dakota who was a great guide and made sure we saw...More

    Thank abbey712
    Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 3 weeks ago

    Abbey, thank you so much for fitting us into your schedule while you're traveling through Texas, and we're thrilled you had such a unique and relaxing stay. It sounds like Dakota took care of y'all out on the trails, and we're happy you saw something...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

    Overall the ranch did not turn to be a good experience. We planned to stay 2 days and only stayed one as there is not much to do and it may be repetitive. The food is terrible and the feelings about the staff are mixed....More

    2  Thank Alejandrogpr
    Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 24 June 2017

    It's sincerely disappointing to hear you didn't have a fun time at the ranch, Alejandro. We understand ranch life is slower-paced than city life and that's what we love about living out here. Many of our guests love the various activities we offer, but we're...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    We stayed 4 days, had the best time of our lives, you get 3 meals a day, they take you on 2 trail rides a day, and the cabins are beautiful. The food is awesome. They ring the dinner bell, that you can hear in...More

    Thank brumleylis
    Response from Mary C, Owner at Rancho CortezResponded 14 June 2017

    It was a blast having you join us for the long stay! We're so glad you had just as much fun as we did. It's always nice to step out of the regular routine to take things slow and reconnect with nature. Thanks for joining...More

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    • Hot Tub
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    • US$99 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 23
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    • Rancho Cortez Hotel Bandera
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    2 May 2016|
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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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