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Rancho Lorilar

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The best horseback ride of my life

This is THE place to go horseback riding in the Puerto Plata area. I'm very thankful to the... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
swimfish2014
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Niagara Falls, Canada
Brilliant day with the horses

This was one of the best day trips I have been on. From the start ‘crazy’ Alex and Angel made me... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
VanessaS1984
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 28, 2019

I contacted Rancho Lorilar back in October 2018 for our excursion for January 2019. I received a confirmation from Joyce that we were all set to go. We arrived at the Dominican Republic via Carnival Breeze. Joyce mentioned that taxi would cost around $25USD, and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jmkMN
rancholorilar, Owner at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2019

Hello, we take all of our reviews very seriously. Please reach out to us via email to further discuss this incident and hopefully rectify it. Thank you.

Reviewed August 26, 2018

This is THE place to go horseback riding in the Puerto Plata area. I'm very thankful to the exceptional tour guides and the amazing horses, so obedient and happy!! Joyce the owner is very funny and hospitable, a wonderful lady. Everyone will make you feel...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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joycethehorselady, Director of Sales at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thanks so much for your wonderful review. We work very hard to make sure everyone is safe yet having fun at the same time. BTW...thank you for your compliment regarding my "English".... I have been learning it for the past 70 years... Since being born...More

Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best day trips I have been on. From the start ‘crazy’ Alex and Angel made me and my sister feel comfortable. I was a little nervous at first but Alex soon made me feel confident and had me trotting then...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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joycethehorselady, Director of Sales at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks so very much.... Spread the word!! Consider yourself an official "cowgirl". Joyce

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Visited the ranch today with my sister. What a brilliant day, Alex and Angel are both excellent guides and made us feel comfortable straight away. My sister was very nervous to start but Alex had her galloping in no time! The horses were unfazed by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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joycethehorselady, Director of Sales at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks so much for your great review and hope you come back and visit us again. Joyce

Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant trip on lovely healthy horses, with amazing views and lovely guides. Alex and Angel were both brill with my sister who had never even sat on a horse before this trip and by the end had her confidently galloping around. Absolutely brilliant day...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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joycethehorselady, Director of Sales at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Isn't it amazing how one comes to the ranch terrified, crying and absolutely shaking in their pants and comes back galloping with a hugh smile on their face!!! So glad everyone enjoyed it......especially your sister!!! Hope to see you again..... Joyce

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice trip with Angel, Crazy Alex, Blass and Prisma. The view in the woods was wonderfull, and the guides are fun. The horses are very calm, but can also gallop if you like it. The way the guides talk to and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Great service and horses I highly recommend Rancho Lorilar! I booked a private riding tour via email beforehand and liked the service and went back to another tour during my vacation in Dominican Republic in May 2018. The price for private tour including couple of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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joycethehorselady, Director of Sales at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thanks so much for the wonderful review. We work very hard to make sure everyone is safe yet having fun at the same time. Hopefully, you'll come back and visit us again soon! Joyce

Reviewed July 1, 2018

Have known Joyce the guys and the ranch for nearly 20 years. Horses excellent and well cared for.guides brilliant ,Alex got my nervous son who has never ridden galloping and loving it in no time. Went 4 times in 2 weeks wish we could have...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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joycethehorselady, Director of Sales at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Thanks for the great review! Next time I promise I will be there!

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Joyce was very accommodating getting me booked last minute. My guide was Angel and he was fantastic. I was the only one in his "group" and we talked about my level of experience, which is quite high. He asked if I was comfortable with galloping....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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joycethehorselady, Director of Sales at Rancho Lorilar, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Thanks so much for your wonderful review. We work very hard to make sure everyone is safe yet having fun. Hopefully you'll come back and visit us again soon. Thanks, Joyce

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

This was one the best parts of the trip we had, the horse back ride here was amazing, the scenery is great and the guides you the best treatment and are funny and made the day great, I just wish I could remember their names...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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boowaaccaa
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Response from rancholorilar | Property representative |
Ranch is open and the horses are waiting for you!
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what has that got to do with the ranch ?
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call 809 885 9642 talk to joyce
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