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Star Mountain Horse Tours

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2km on the road to Cabuya, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
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Amazing

So happy I picked this tour, you can’t beat the price for 2 hours of riding through the mountains... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jlwidmeyer
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Miami
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Horseback Riding

We thoroughly enjoyed taking Finn (our 8 year old) on Star Mountain Horse Tours. Rafael was so... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Kathy S
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“jungle lodge” (3 reviews)
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2km on the road to Cabuya, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So happy I picked this tour, you can’t beat the price for 2 hours of riding through the mountains and then down to the beach. The horses are well loved and taken care of, they are not kept in stalls instead have a huge land...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed taking Finn (our 8 year old) on Star Mountain Horse Tours. Rafael was so competent, kind, and helpful. He made sure the Grandmother in her 70’s and the child, Finn, were safe and secure. The ride through the jungle, and on the...More

Thank Kathy S
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We recently stayed at Star Mountain Jungle Lodge as guests Feb 2018. Rafael, the grounds-keeper & resident horse whisperer accompanied my daughter (an accomplished hunter/jumper equestrian) on a beach ride. Of course, she was concerned this would be another "typical trail ride" like so many...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

You will have zero regrets doing this tour. Romantic setting for couples. Even if you have no experience riding it is no problemo. Stunning jungle and beach views not to be missed!

1  Thank PolarBearDumptruck
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We have a number of times experienced horse riding at Star Mountain horse tours. There are different options, a ride through the lodges 225 hectar tropical rain forest terrain connected to the Cabo blanco nature reserve or a beach ride in Mal Pais. The horse...More

1  Thank Sunflower Retre... H
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is our second time using Star Mountain Horse Tours and it was great! The guide took us down the mountain to a beautiful beach setting. He walked us along the beach, through the Mal Pais and back up to Star Mountain Eco Lodge. It...More

1  Thank 04travelingfamily
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Star Mountain Horse Tours is the best in all of Mal Pais, Santa Teresa! My boyfriend and I had the most romantic ride through Mal Pais. The horses were friendly and well groomed. The scenic tour was unforgettable. I definitely recommend this tour for other...More

1  Thank Tawny P
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel with some friends in Mal Pais. Outside our door was a nice little hike to the top of the mountain with spectacular views of the peninsula. And our favorite was the horseback riding the hotel offers. Strolled through the jungle...More

Thank Brandon G
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Reviewed 25 June 2015

A beautiful ride through beautiful country. The Flora and fauna of Costa Rica is stunning and there is no better way to experience both then on this relaxing horse tour through either through the jungle or on the beach :)

1  Thank Joshua C
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Reviewed 30 September 2014

ride in a huge and gorgeous nature reserve abutting a stunning national park. Wether you are an experienced rider or not, you can enjoy this affordable horse tour which was one of the highlights of my Costa Rican trip. The Star Mountain lodge was also...More

2  Thank miamifrog
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