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Rocking Horse Ranch Resort

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful place to vacation with the whole family! We have been going for years and always look forward to it. The staff throughout the resort are unbelievably friendly and attentive. The activities available make Rocking Horse Ranch a great place for both children and adults. There is always something exciting and fun to do. They're almost isn't enough time... More 

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2 Thank pamm0601
Bronxville, New York
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 9th trip to rocking Horse Ranch and it was by far the best!!!! We having been coming to the ranch since our son was just under 2. He grew up going on the pony rides and could not wait to be able to go on his first trail ride at the Ranch. Upon checking I told the... More 

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4 Thank eddiesmom905
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear EddiesMom: We were so pleased to hear that you and the family were back for your 9th trip to the Ranch; and even happier to know that it was ‘by far the best!’. We’ll be certain to share your positive comments with TJ at the stables, and Gage in recreation. The safety and care of our guests are of... More 

New York City, New York
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As soon as we pulled into Rocking Horse Ranch we were immediately impressed. The resort is very charming and attractive, with beautiful landscaping feeling like a Disney Western town resort. We were all blown away by the variety of activities on offer. My 4 and 7 year old, my husband and I all enjoyed mountain tubing, horse/ pony riding, basketball,... More 

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1 Thank hayley m
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear Hayley: Many thanks for the review of your experience with the family during your recent visit to the Ranch. We are very happy that you and your family experienced an ‘action packed’ vacation experience. You are also very kind in comparing us to a legendary Orlando attraction. We truly make a concerted effort to emulate the best service levels... More 

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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its a very nice place. The staff is great and the food is fantastic. This was our second time at the ranch and were not happy to find out that they have started charging for some of the activities - namely the water skiing. This was not the case in 2015 and not a pleasant surprise in 2016 considering that... More 

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Thank Cgfcpa
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear ‘Cgfcpa’: Thank you very much for sharing your comments and feedback regarding your return visit to the Ranch. We are glad that you were pleased with our team members and the ‘fantastic’ food. We’ll be certain to pass on your comments. We did add the charge for water skiing this year, but to be clear, only after making a... More 

New York, NY
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have 2 toddler girls, ages 2 and 3. Looking for a vacation that would have enough activities to keep girls occupied and entertained, and required little planning on my part. Rocking Horse Ranch came through. Each morning at breakfast there was a schedule of activities for that day as well as the next day. Tons to do indoor and... More 

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1 Thank Vstarr17
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear ‘Vstarr17’: We sincerely appreciate the detailed account of your recent stay at the Ranch with your girls; and we’re certainly pleased that you had such a marvelous time. Thanks also for taking so much time to share those comments and feedback about your visit for others to read. We’ll also be certain to share your comments with our team.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second time we stayed at Rocking Horse Ranch. Four days on Oct 2016 and more recently five days Aug 2017. From the first minute we arrived until the last day we depart, everyone at Rocking Horse was professional, friendly and helpful. Madison who worked at the Front Desk, checked our reservation to make sure everything was in... More 

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2 Thank Brian C
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear Brian: Please accept our thanks for the comprehensive review of your experience during your recent return visit to the Ranch. We will let each of the team members know that you mentioned their excellent levels of service. You are also very kind in comparing us to a legendary Orlando attraction. We truly make a concerted effort to emulate the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit and plan on returning . The food was great and the staff very friendly and helpful. The horses are well treated and trained and the handlers were all very helpful with a careful eye for safety . On or last day a horse got loose and ran from the stable area and the staff quickly... More 

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Thank Mitchell S
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mitchell: Thanks for visiting the Ranch for the 1st time; and for providing us with both positive and candid feedback regarding your stay. We always take guest comments into account in order to adapt our activities and amenities schedules. FYI, we are in the process of finalizing the next step in upgrading our in house WiFi for guests. Please... More 

Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited RHR for my parents 50th anniversary. We rolled in with 10 adults and 10 kids ages ranging from 4 to 15. All the younger kids absolutely loved the place. The three older boys were just a little out of the "perfect age" range. Food was great and service was outstanding. My ratings: 1 Star- Nothing really 2 Stars-... More 

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1 Thank Gregory C
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear Gregory: Thanks for letting us serve your family during your parents 50th anniversary. What a great way of celebrating with 3 generations! Your accolades and constructive comments are sincerely appreciated. We are also resolving the moisture levels you referred to thanks to the high humidity finally dropping. Lastly, thanks for mentioning our service staff. Please come back again soon!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place. We have 2 children, 14 and 10 year old. We loved everything: great food, the staff worked with me on low lactose diet. Bon fire is magical. I especially enjoyed live music by the Bon fire. There are plenty of marshmallows to roast. Horse back riding is fun. They cater to all skill levels. Excellent customer... More 

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rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sofia: Thanks for sharing your comments and feedback regarding your first visit to the Ranch last week. We are glad that you were pleased with the many activities and recreation options that we offer. We value the importance of family gatherings, and strive to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction. We hope to have the opportunity to serve... More 

Upper Saddle River, New Jersey
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated our wedding anniversary with children and grandchildren in July; our group was a total of three families. This is our second time to RNR, the experience was very memorable and fun. I agree with many of other positive comments about activities, food, horses, pool, courteous help, etc. My only reservation is brought about two incidents, both of which... More 

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Thank JohnandOlimpia
rockinghorseranch, General Manager at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort, responded to this review

John & Olimpia Thanks very much for your kind comments regarding your visit to the Ranch. We’re really pleased that we could serve as the host for your wedding anniversary with your family. We also appreciated being informed about the other guest’s unruly behavior on the banana boat ride. Suffice to say, our response should have been elevated. I can... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Rocking Horse Ranch Resort

Address: 600 State Route 44/55, Highland, NY 12528-2259
Location: United States > New York > Highland
Price Range: $190 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Rocking Horse Ranch Hotel Highland
Rocking Horse Hotel
Rocking Horse Resort
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