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Ranchotel Horse Center

5790 Rivera Rd, Vacaville, United States
Sports & Recreation



Ranchotel Horse Center has been providing high quality boarding, and lesson services for horse owners of all ages for over 50 years.  Ranchotel Horse Center is a family friendly equestrian center that strives to provide the best care for its clients and their horses.

We provide year around equine boarding services.  We offer full boarding options and a custom boarding plans to best fit the needs of our clients.

We also teach beginner through advanced horse back riding lessons. We offer both private and semi-private lessons everyday but Sunday. We strive to match each student to a horse that will compliment and challenge that riders abilities. We can do this because we have a variety of experienced lesson horses. We tailor make each lesson to fit the needs and goals of our students.

Need fly spray, polo wraps, or cookies, look no further, Ranchotel houses a tack store that is open Wednesday - Friday from 1 pm to 5 pm and Saturday - Sunday from 11 am to 2 pm.

Ranchotel also host a number of horse shows through out the year. We host both English and Western schooling show. Our Ranch Horse classes are by far the most popular classes. Our schooling show are very low key and perfect for both novice horses and riders. Look forward to seeing you guys there.

Looking for more information, prices, and schedule, please check out our website for more detailed information.


It’ll be fun

Only 3 weeks until our first show of 2018! Local trainer Michelle Quirico of MQ Training will be our judge. Class list and entry forms can be found on our website looking forward to seeing everyone!

Class lists for our English and Western Shows. Entry forms and rules can be found on our website

Fun times

We would like to announce our 2018 End of the Year Hi-Point awards and categories. The categories are: *Western Pleasure *Ranch Horse * English Pleasure *Ranchotel Student/Boarder * Trainer/Barn. Each category will be awarded as follows: Year End Hi-Point Champion: Belt Buckle Reserve Champion: Halter Top 5: Champion Top 5 Ribbons We would like to thank our sponsors. Michelle Quirico and MQ Training for sponsoring our Western Pleasure Year End Belt Buckle Sarah McKendry and Coldwell Banker Kappel Gateway for sponsoring our Ranch Horse and English Pleasure Year End Belt Buckles Updated class list coming in a couple of days! I'll post here and on our website.

Fun show

This year the Dixon May Fair Horse Show and Solano County Fair Horse Show will be combined. Ranchotel is excited to host the combined show this year! Anyone planning to compete in this show is invited to use Ranchotel arenas to practice, free of charge, from January 18th - April 27th. We just ask that you sign a release form and follow Ranchotel rules. Please call Kathy Thatcher @ (707) 365-5134 for more information and to let her know you're stopping by.

This will be our last show for 2018.

One of our favorite shows of the year. Our Halloween Western and Ranch Horse Schooling Show will also have our Halloween costume class.

English Pleasure Schooling Show. Class list will be available at

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