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Hanna Stables

#3 of 24 Outdoor Activities in San Ignacio Features Animals
Mile 71 Western, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 661-1536
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Thanks, Manuel!!

We took a quick ride with Hanna stables, Manuel led us to a close Mayan site then finished with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tyler P
via mobile
Best place on Earth.

My last visit was in February of this year. This was my 5th or 6th visit since February 2016. I've... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hannah C
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Hanna Stables offers horseback riding, adventure tourism and eco-farm stay for travelers of all ages and abilities in the San Ignacio, Belize area. One of the country's oldest horseback riding establishments, Hanna Stables is currently operated by Santiago Juan.Located not far from Hanna Stables is Nabitunich (The Stone Cottages), a 400 acre spread of land which has been in the Juan family for four generations. Nabitunich has 20 rooms available for accommodations for travelers in Belize and is open to eco-farm stays as well.
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Mile 71 Western, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 661-1536
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a quick ride with Hanna stables, Manuel led us to a close Mayan site then finished with picnic on the river. Guide was friendly and knowledgeable, horses well maintained and docile. Highly recommend.

Thank Tyler P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My last visit was in February of this year. This was my 5th or 6th visit since February 2016. I've written a review on Airbnb, but not here yet :) Why now? Because I've been thinking a lot about the stables lately, this might be...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rented horses to ride to the Xunatunich ruins. The horses were healthy and our guide was great. Was a fun start to the day. We then did the tour. After the tour we were taken back near the stables for a fabulous picnic set on...More

Thank Mindy612015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for fun, a little horsing around at reasonable rates ... then saddle up ... with these very nice people ...

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Hanna Stables is well priced. With all inclusive packages we accomplished a lot in 3 nights. Caves branch tubing unforgettable,. and the ride to Xunantunich with the help of William I purposed to my girlfriend at the top of the temple. Making for a lifetime...More

Thank Byron W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We stayed at Clarissa Falls nearby and arranged for a horseback ride up to the Mayan temple of Xunatunich with Hanna. The owner of Hanna came to pick us up and took us to Hanna. Our guide (William?) was great and not only did he...More

Thank GoRovers
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We stayed at Hanna Stables for 3 nights and I loved it there. It was very quiet, gorgeous sunsets and you can see the Xunantunich ruins from the property. We did the horse ride to the ruins from the ranch and it was great. Being...More

Thank Jenn L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We really enjoyed our stay at Hanna Stables. A wonderful place to relax and enjoy the view, which is beautiful. The team are so friendly and easy to talk to, they put you at ease straight away. I recommend going for a horse ride! I'd...More

Thank Susanna0214
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Starting with the ride, then touring Xunantunich, and ending with fabulous lunch, this was a highlight of our vacation. As you will already know if you read some of the 5-star reviews of Hanna Stables, William is a great guide, both on the trail and...More

Thank CalifTravelerOne
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We took this trip with our 3 kids 16, 14, and 9. It was a great experience. Not only did we get to ride horses to the Mayan ruin of xunantunich, we also saw 5 black howler monkeys and 2 spider monkeys along the ride....More

Thank brannin327
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Amy S
Is there a minimum age or a maximum weight restriction for the horse ride? Also, can anyone eat at the restaurant any time or is it only for the guests? Thank you!
24 January 2017|
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Response from Kazoofamily | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is a popular tourist attraction (in an otherwise non -descript town) and anyone can eat there.
Galia G
This sounds incredible. Did you also stay with them? We are considering staying 3 nights at their farm, and I wanted to hear some reviews from people who stayed there. What's the accommodation like? Thanks!
24 June 2015|
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Response from sagafrontier911 | Reviewed this property |
My girlfriend and I stayed there for 3 days and nights. It was an exquisite experience, seeing as how it was our first time vacationing on a farm. There were so many wonderful excursions, food was top notch of Belize (farm... More