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Southern Cross Ranch

1670 Bethany Church Rd, Madison, GA 30650-5012
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Southern Cross Ranch is a new breed of dude-ranch experience that combines a working ranch with the comfort of a cozy bed-and-breakfast inn.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Peachtree-Dekalb Airport87 km
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All reviews horseback riding the barn the kitchen staff every meal experienced riders cattle baron other guests love horses horse lover served buffet style dogs and cats food was wonderful hour ride aqua massage all inclusive package per day family vacation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place advertises as having horses for beginner to experienced but all their horses are slow and appear accustomed to only walking closely behind each other. So your choice is from a slow horse to the slowest horse. This is not a vacation for people...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The environment was beautiful spacious and very relaxing. My room was lovely. I found it to be very quiet unless your room is over the lobby. Pictures of the rooms on the website would be helpful. The barn/stable is a short walk/ bike or car...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank Savingtime1505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would not have risked this without encouragement from a former trail riding friend, it was real horseback riding, NOT a glorified pony ride. Suited for me, a very experienced rider, and my husband, very inexperienced. Horses were chosen for us that fit our levels...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. Whether you choose to ride or not, beginner or seasoned horse person there is something for everyone. I love the peace and serenity here. There's a horse for every type of rider, the trails are so much fun and you never...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Lorna F
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Great time! Excellent staff! Karen made sure everything was great even though our reservation was late minute. She made sure we didn't miss lunch since we arrived late. Great deal for all inclusive bed and breakfast horse park option. Only 1 hour away from Atlanta....More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Charlisa S
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DiamondLil47
7 June 2018|
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Response from NormaMorris | Reviewed this property |
Naturally ask the office, however, I would think not. One th8ng you. I gut consider is to cut each ride to 1 hour instead of 2: gives you a little rest between, but still the ability to enjoy the beautiful ranch.
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mycaLee
17 November 2017|
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Response from Kimberly S | Reviewed this property |
They leave an envelope in the room for tipping. It has a break down of the suggested amounts also. I usually tip, but you don't have to.
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velezenid
26 May 2016|
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Response from Joyce S | Reviewed this property |
I believe they can only ride with a parent in the ring area. Children under 12 cannot ride alone.
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"In a busy time the rooms upstairs in the main house might be quieter."
jime002
10 Jul 2018
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"We love the level 4 and 5 rooms!"
MRaifordHolland
6 Jul 2018
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"If you have lots of luggage or can't climb stairs choose a lower floor because they don't have an..."
JimCayman
10 Apr 2018
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"All rooms have stairs leading to them."
NormaMorris
7 Mar 2018
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