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Southern Cross Ranch

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Beautiful place, friendly staff, and wonderful safe horses. We have been 3 times and each experience has been amazing. The Magnolia & Southern Belle rooms are above the dining room and both are perfect, they are my favorites because they are convenient to the game room and dining areas as well as having great views. Both of those rooms are...

2Thank cddasher
College Park, Maryland
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My girlfriend and I spent three days at Southern Cross under the all-inclusive package. It was very beautiful and romantic. We had a lot of fun horseback riding, doing puzzles, watching movies, and playing games. The food the ranch served was delicious and had plenty of options. Additionally, the ranch did an amazing job accommodating my gluten-free girlfriend for her...

Thank jwholl
Panama City, Florida, United States
Reviewed 28 December 2016

If you love horses, you will love Southern Cross B&B working horse ranch! Beautiful trail rides, beautiful scenery, very friendly staff, and three awesome meals a day! Only 8 miles from historic Madison, GA the only town Union General Sherman did not burn along his march through Georgia.

Thank Al F
Grand Rapids
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We went to Southern Cross based on Trip Advisor reviews. We were not disappointed. I find that the attitude of the staff of any hospitality venue is paramount and Southern Cross was great across the board. Southern Cross is not what I call fancy but it was extremely comfortable. Everyone made us feel like a part of the facility. Breakfast...

Thank Lance C
metro Atlanta
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

My son, his wife, two sons, my husband and I spent a lovely four days, three nights at Southern Cross. We never were tempted to leave, staying busy with horse riding, walks, and delicious meals. Staff are polite and helpful, the property, beautiful and spacious, and the horses are such a joy.

1Thank kmascaro
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This "dude ranch" bed and breakfast made a perfect quick getaway. We were to go in June but had to put it off. Excellent time to go! We are returning home now with great memories, full bellies, and new friends. The food is delicious. The room we had was well appointed, Scarlett O' Hara. The horses are well trained, and...

2Thank abrooks1282
Madisonville, Louisiana
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed here for a weekend event in Madison so we did not have chance to ride. The room we had was a little small but very comfortable. The bathroom was large with a large shower, no tub if you like one. We only had the breakfast but it was one of the best B&B buffet breakfasts we have ever...

1Thank skyhawk13
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had booked one night at this amazing guest ranch after a recommendation by friends. Having absolutly no riding experience, we had a wonderfull horseback riding afternoon. Staff was very helpfull and would answer all your questions. He amazing buffet made by chef Will at dinner made us decide to stay until lunch the following day. The rooms are very...

1Thank Kris B
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Myself and my husband spent the first 3 nights of our honeymoon here, could not have picked a better place to stay,had a fantastic time,beautiful scenery on the trail rides, some of the best food we've ever had,the ranch is so beautiful and peaceful,just what we needed after the crazy run up to our wedding! very clean,most comfortable bed ever!...

1Thank Amanda D
Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Even if you don't ride horses, this is a great place to get away form it all. A very relaxing and peaceful paradise nestled in among sweeping views of pleasant pastures with over 200 horses. The rooms are very nice, cozy, and welcoming after a pleasant ride on one of the many horses available. If you are an experienced rider...

2Thank John W

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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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Cross Ranch

Address: 1670 Bethany Church Rd, Madison, GA 30650-5012
Region: United States > Georgia > Madison
Price Range: ₹ 5,167 - ₹ 29,064 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Southern Cross Ranch 3*
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Southern Cross Ranch Hotel Madison
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“Category 5 rooms are worth the extra expense”
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“You're not really in your room - you're outside the whole time with the beautiful horses, or by the pool or in the game room”
bambi357, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were in the 'Plantation' room. It was upstairs away from the noise and had a good view.”
jwholl, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the pastures are the ones to grab!”
alf942, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We did not leave the premises during our stay, but were never without things to keep us happy.”
jbloc5, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
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