Ranč pod Ostrou skalou
Ranch pod Ostrou Skalou is a gateway to the Slovak Paradise National Park and is located 850 meters above sea level. The world famous Dobšinská Ice Cave is only a walk away and close by flows the river Hnilec.
The ranch is situated conveniently on the E-67 road, the route between Poprad-Tatry and Rožňava.
It’s a working ranch concerned with breeding horses and cows, particularly charolais. This work continues throughout the year. As well as accommodation and weels, the ranch provides a great base for tourists. Nearby places of interest include the High Tatras mountains, many cultural and historic sites such as the reconstructed Hapsburg chateau in Betliar, the tower of Krásna Horka, the giant Spissky hrad (castle) and the ruins of Muránsky castle.
Fishing and boating are available on the lake at Dedinky. During the winter, many opportunities for skiing are available at Dedinky, Mlynky, Vernár, Telgárt, Dobšiná and Pohorelskej Maša. Ethos country skiing is possible very close to the Ranch in Dobšinská Ľadová Jaskyňa itself. The ranch offers it’s guests the opportunity to rent mountain bikes for bike tourist tracks. However, the most important service provided is horse and wagon riding, both in summer and winter. On offer are both one day rides, or longer riding trips caw be organized to include camping in the beautiful natural surroundings.
The Agrotouristic Ranch building is comprised of two pasts: the first, built entirely of wood, is the restaurant (seating capacity 45) and the outside terrace (seating 20).
The second is the accommodation providing newly constructed apartments provides a bathroom with either bath or shower and the amenities, include TV-SAT and radio with CD player. The family apartment includes a washing machine, fridge and cooking hob.