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Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates

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| Tamarindo, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica
+506 8869 9765
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Horseback Riding

Had a great time riding the horses. This was my first time horseback riding and the guide helped... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SequoiaRavenMoon
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Sacramento, California
At home at Black Stallion

We had a great time at Black Stallion Ranch. We came as a group of 11 and we had a blast. . A nice... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Calsurfscott
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Best Horse Tours, Zipline & BBQ Feast - Our Eco Adventure Trail Rides offer 1,500 acres of private ranch in Guanacaste. 100 % Cowboy Country. Explore pastures,mountains & creeks. Climb hilltops & enjoy breathtaking 360 degree ocean & valley views. Experience monkeys, iguanas, birds in flight; nature & wildlife up-close. Our horses are well groomed, well trained & friendly. Perfect for day & night adventurers, couples & families with children of all ages. Also our famous private Bbq Fiesta. Enjoy a sunset dinner with BBQ Master Chef grilling up a feast of farm raised chicken, local meats, fish & fresh garden veggies. It's a very unique exclusive evening. Also,we have a new 10 platform canopy zip line which is amazing. We now are offering full combo packages eg : Ride,Zip & BBQ - An all afternoon activity & great value. If u want an adventure, we have it. Also,ask us about our amazing night time ride & zip activities. See u soon in da jungle. :-) Pura Vida.
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| Tamarindo, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica
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+506 8869 9765
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great time riding the horses. This was my first time horseback riding and the guide helped me feel safe and coached me along the process. Friendly, good service, fun, beautiful scenery. Definitely would go back again.

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for the great review. Pleasure having you all on the ranch. Next time please stay for the BBQ & enjoy the new pool.Thanks again & Pura Vida.

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

We had a great time at Black Stallion Ranch. We came as a group of 11 and we had a blast. . A nice rustic setting was authentic and felt like dining with family. Alex is a great host and spent plenty of time discussing...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thanks for the great review and very happy to read u loved the ranch.We are all about having fun here.We are looking forward to the rainy season, planting more trees,flowers & fruit.Creating new homes and using new recycled materials,always fresh ideas amigo.Thanks for visiting us.Pura...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We typically don't like planned tourist activities and were searching for a more relaxed, smaller type of experience for zip lining and a horseback ride. Being a tripadvisor long time member/user, I had read about Black Stallion Ranch and also noted it was rated #1...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for the fabulous review and happy to see you loved the ranch.Yes,we are a laid back real rustic ranch with no stress if possible.Just pura vida vibes. Like you said,we get very bizzy then slow,its up and down here and directly connected to...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

While our ride was less then the advertised 2 hr (more like an hr 20 min) we enjoyed the property and seeing a family of Howler monkeys. It was a full house with multiple parties, several families and it seemed like the horses were more...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for visiting us the great review. To get the best ranch experience it’s best to book online & well in advance as we do get bizzy especially with school vacations on the week end.You forgot to mesion we gave u 2 free BBQ...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing atmosphere with everything to do! Enjoy horseback riding, bbq, ziplines, friends, and more. Awesome staff that cares about your experience!

Thank John A
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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you Amigo.Great to have you on the ranch. Thanks for the to the piont review.Glad to see you enjoyed the experience. Pura Vida.

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

We enjoyed all three activities on three separate days at Black Stallion Ranch but it was mostly the staff that made it great! Giovanni's passion and knowledge of plants and animals, Oracio's howler imitations, Marco's enthusiasm and Camlucio's calm and confident disposition put us all...More

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for visiting us and happy to see you loved the ranch and our zip line, it’s a special one and exclusive which makes zipping with small groups way more fun.Thank you,yes we have a great staff here that makes sure everyone have the...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We were picked up by Alex and enjoyed an hour of zip lining and an hour of horseback riding. The zip lining was an adrenaline rush with speeds reaching 46km/hr. Felt very safe and they used sophisticated breaking systems to stop you safely at the...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Thank you Alex and Fabio for making us feel at home while in Costa Rica. We ziplined, took ATVs, swam in the pool and partook in the BBQ dinner. It was our best day in Costa Rica!

Thank kcarlins
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I had a great time when I visited this ranch for ziplining. The service was excellent, the instructors were patient and personable. Very cool set up with lots of different activities, would consider going back for sure.

Thank Thomas C
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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Great and thank you very much for choosing us to zip & relax @ the pool. Next time pls.stay for the BBQ dinner was a fun night.Pura Vida.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

It was wonderful! Well-trained horses, nice guide and amazing views! And the possibility to have a great BBQ afterwards!

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Surferchefcowboy, Manager at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much,nice to have you riding on the ranch.Happy to see you loved the horses and the ride. We Thanks for the great review.Pura Vida.

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Jon P
2 November 2017|
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Response from Surferchefcowboy | Property representative |
Yes ok we can but pls.let us lnow in advance thank you Amigo.
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Lynne C
24 August 2015|
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Response from Surferchefcowboy | Property representative |
Hi. Sure just let us know when you would like to zip & BBQ We make a great adventure & delicious dinner for u. Best to e mail us thanks & pura vida!
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