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Rancho de la Osa

At a Glance

    Pros

  • good riding
  • good food and extensive wine list
  • pretty setting

    Cons

  • pricey
  • somewhat isolated for those interested in touring the region

Rancho de la Osa Review

This tranquil ranch, set on 250 eucalyptus-shaded acres near the Mexican border and Buenos Aires preserve, was built in 1889, and two adobe structures were added in the 1920s to accommodate guests. The comfortable rooms have modern plumbing and fixtures, wood-burning fireplaces, and porches with Adirondack chairs. Bread baked on the premises, salads made with ingredients grown in the garden, and water drawn from the well all contribute to the back-to-basics serenity. Rates include all meals and activities, which include twice daily horseback riding, cooking lessons, and guided history walks.

    Hotel Details

  • 19 rooms.
  • Rate includes all meals.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 02-25-2013

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