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Desperado Horse Ranch

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I have always wanted to ride along the beach on horse back and this lovely 3 hour hack included... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Debbie b
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As an animal lover, I can confirm the horses are very well cared for

So, my main concern is always the animals, I would never ride anywhere if I had a 1% thought that... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Selina D
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Atcilar Sokak no 6 | Yaniklar Koyu, Fethiye, Turkey
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I have always wanted to ride along the beach on horse back and this lovely 3 hour hack included riding into the sea bare back. What a wonderful experience. All the animals horses, dogs, cats,chickens and even a goat were friendly and clearly loved and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

So, my main concern is always the animals, I would never ride anywhere if I had a 1% thought that the animals were not treated correctly. We visited the ranch without warning (after seeing it on trip advisor) to see how the conditions were and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Selina D
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The first time was great but the second time was amazing. If you ever find yourself near Fethiye you have to stop by to meet Yusuf Yildiz and his gorgeous horses. Absolutely great to get away for the hustle and bustle and enjoy the quiet...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank lizaferr
Mim Yusuf Y, Owner at Desperado Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks for your amazing words, hope see you soon🐴🦄

Reviewed 3 October 2018

I wasn't sure if I would find the ranch easily, so I allowed lots of time, but actually it was easy and so I got there very early. Yusuf's mother made me some tea and taught me some Turkish words while I waited for the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Julia M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

What an amazing experience! We always try to find a horse riding tour on holiday and have been on many over the years. I try to avoid tours with large groups, as they tend to not look after their horses, and are sometimes only interested...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank MCFD67
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I've done so many horse riding tours in Spain and Germany, and I can confidently say that the 3-4 hour tour at Desperado Ranch was the best horse riding tour I've ever done in my life. Yusuf is very kind and caring. You can tell...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank alarabaykent
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Having my own horse in England me and my friend Rebecca thought we would try Desperado horse ranch as we both love to ride horses ... This trip was beautiful with a great guide Yusuf who took us along the beach with the most amazing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Barbara V
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Brilliant experience! We went for a three hour beach ride this week. The stables and horses are very well looked after. Clean and tidy, very professional. Leaving the stables you go through a lovely cool forest and then through a shallow river. There is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 2055rebecca
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Professional well ran business but without any commercial feel about it, yusuf really nice bloke friendly and helpful, the horse's are well looked after and trained. This being my first time riding I was a bit nervy but soon came see that Samson was a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Glen R
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

After visiting Turkey for the last two years and going on the plod alongs. This year we was looking for a real horse riding experience. And what a brilliant experience it was too. A very thoughtful and polite mannered guide was Yusuf was. Took time...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lydia H
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Liz W
13 June 2017|
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Response from Sharon W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure we were in Calis beach and they collected my husband and it took 20 mins to get there
Rebecca S
7 April 2017|
Response from Anett M | Reviewed this property |
Dear Rebecca, the ranch is located in Yaniklar village between Fethiye and Göcek. When you come from Fethiye, you turn right at the end of the village after the small shop. Follow the signs along the road heading to Karaot... More