Welcome To Establo San Rafael: Beautiful Costa Rica Bed And Breakfast Providing Natural Horsemanship Horseback Riding Holidays, Vacations And Retreats.

Join us for an unforgettable personalized horse riding holiday. Or for a relaxing stay at a farm style Bed and breakfast. We offer horseback riding tours, riding lessons, natural horsemanship sessions, natural dressage instruction, and lessons in jumping. Nestled in the picturesque mountains of Puriscal Costa Rica, our natural horsemanship farm caters to both, advanced riders and beginners. We are happy  to work together with you to create a highly customized experience with lots of one-on-one attention.   Email me for more information at: establosanrafael@gmail.com  I will be happy to answer any questions you may have.20131130-172220.jpg

Our Bed and Breakfast is great for couples, families or solo travelers. We are happy to accommodate vegetarians, vegans, gluten-free and guests with special dietary needs. Lunch and dinner can also be prepared for you here on the farm.


 wpid-20151216_0809121.jpg Establo San Rafael is a perfect getaway if you long to combine your passion for horses with a tropical vacation. Improve your horse skills and relax in soothing nature. Enjoy breathtaking views of mountains, ride through sugarcane fields, rivers and charming villages; hike the surrounding trails and cool off in the near by waterfall. Snuggle in a hammock with a page turner, find peace on a swing overlooking the garden, or play with one of our many furry friends.  Tours to other attractions can be arranged to complement your stay.

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Brenda and Pauline enjoying Poas volcano.



You may like us to take you to some of the many interesting attractions within just a few hours from the farm.

 Click here for a full list of our tours and experiences.


Practice your horsemanship in paradise!

We do have an All Inclusive Vacation package including riding, tours, and beach trip with horses. Or

Experience our Beach Trip   Ride in the mountains and on the beach!






Learn directly from Brenda, who has over 40 years of hands-on experience with horses.

Everything we do is based in Natural Horsemanship

What is natural horsemanship?











Close to the farm is a lovely river to explore and a refreshing waterfall just a short hike away.

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