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Rancho Pitaya Country Guest Lodge

Blue winter skies over the dining lodge at the ranch.
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Blue winter skies over the dining lodge at the ranch.
View from the rock garden up to the dining terrace. Great outdoor dining on the covered terrace
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5.0 of 5 stars
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Blue winter skies over the dining lodge at the ranch.
View from the rock garden up to the dining terrace.
Great outdoor dining on the covered terrace
View from the rock garden up to the dining terrace
The Cactus suite made up with two twin beds
Hand loomed textiles in the guest rooms.
The sitting area in the Girasol suite
Kitchenette with fridge and coffeemaker in each guest suite
The traditional open kitchen
Join an informal Oaxacan cooking class at Rancho Pitaya
Ricotta cheesecake made from the fresh recasón cheese made in the village.
Feast on the dining terrace.
Rancho Pitaya is famous for its homemade mezcal margaritas.
Sunrise at the ranch
Blooming cacti at the ranch
Early summer morning view from the ranch
The ranch's beautiful horses are well cared-for and lovingly handled.
Relax on the terrace to this pastoral view.
Freshly prepared meal at the ranch.
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Private Room, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Oaxaca, Southern Mexico
Rancho Pitaya offers deluxe B&B style accommodation with full breakfast and dinner included in the rates. Centrally located in the valley of Tlacolula, the eastern arm of the great valley of Oaxaca yet only 20 minutes from downtown Oaxaca, Rancho Pitaya offers the perfect balance between spectacular scenery, exotic flora and fascinating cultural and historical destinations. Mary Jane, the owner, also has a vacation rental home in the city of Oaxaca, TripAdvisor listing 2186577. Ask about combining both locations for your Oaxaca stay.
The ranch is nestled at the foothills of protected lands perfect for horseback riding and hiking, quiet backroads stretch to the east for cycling, and many cultural destinations are within a 20 minute drive. Dozens of varieties of birds can be observed right from the ranch. See more!
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About the Owner, Mary Jane G
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 2 properties
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Norma J
Idaho, USA
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013 for a stay in December 2013

California, U.S.A.
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Dear K We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review. When you come back next time we look forward to doing more rides, exploring farther afield, with...


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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Dear Alison, Thanks so much for taking the time to write this review. It's always good to hear what guests liked but don't worry about offending us to mention how...


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  • Balcony
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
Jul 6, 2016 -
Oct 27, 2016
Summer and Fal
2 nights
Oct 28, 2016 -
Nov 3, 2016
Day of the Dead Holiday Rates
2 nights
Nov 4, 2016 -
Dec 18, 2016
Fall Mid Season
2 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Per night SINGLE occupancy is $135 low, $175 mid and $210 holiday season. ALL RATES INCLUDE FULL BREAKFAST AND DINNER WITH ONE GLASS OF WINE, BEER OR MARGARITA. Complimentary roundtrip Oaxaca city arrival and departure transfers. Airport transfers extra. Rates include taxes.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: OAX: 12.4 mi
There are trusted local taxi drivers to be hired at $10 dollars U.S. an hour for sightseeing in the area. But, if you like to explore on your own, a rental car is a viable option. Rancho Pitaya is located in Rojas de Cuauhtemoc, at Guerrero #3, at the eastern edge of the Valle de Tlacolula just 15 km. from the centre of Oaxaca city.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 155.3 mi.
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