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Southern Cross Ranch

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1670 Bethany Church Rd., Madison, GA 30650
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Southern Cross Ranch
Ranked #2 of 6 Madison B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lexington Park, Maryland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2010

Where do I start . . This place was all I could have asked for and more. I was a little leery, going by myself, but I never was uncomfortable or lonely. The staff was amazing, from the office staff, to the kitchen staff to the barn staff. To a person they were warm and friendly. They all treated you... More

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Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2010

We recently came back from spending Spring Break at SCR and really loved it. We've stayed at other horse ranches and this was by far my favorite. Our first impression as we drove up was that the place was really beautiul as we drove along the pastures and saw all the horses that were around the property. My daughters, who... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2010

My boyfriend and I had a wonderful time at Southern Cross. I would highly recommend it. It was beautiful and very relaxing. It rained a lot during our stay, but we still enjoyed it. As per their policy of missing 2 rides, they prorated our stay to include non-riding days. The room was very clean and spacious. The bed was... More

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Glasgow
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2010

Went for a week on the all inclusive plan, food was great, wide selection, the horseriding was amazing, our guides were really helpful and friendly and we went most mornings, loved the place, in our spare time we went for walks in the woods, bike riding, visited the huge stables and fed the horses, played in the pool and jacuzzi,... More

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south carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2010

We had a great time at Southern Cross! We saw happy ducks, geese, puppies, dogs, cats, and horses. Our 8 year old granddaughter took riding lessons and said the class was fun and didn't even feel like an hour. The bed was heavenly (great sheets, pillows, mattress) and the T.V. in our room was crystal clear. The room was clean... More

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Netherlands
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2010

I spend a 10 nights vacation at this top location in January 2010. I recommend this ranch for international visitors. Coming from the Netherlands I had a direct fly to Atlanta and took a shuttle from the airport for $ 50,- which took me straight to Madison. The ranch picked me up in Madison for no extra charge. January is... More

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Savannah, GA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2009

You can't beat the price with the horse riding, lodging and food! We stayed there in March which was cold and barren but still beautiful. Horses are everywhere and they add to the ambiance. Neither my husband nor I are experienced riders or are necessarily into horses but we did all the horse rides and thoroughly enjoyed it. It was... More

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Freeport, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2009

First of all, Im feeling a little guilty not giving the Southern Cross Guest Ranch 5 stars, since everyone else did. However....I do tell it like I see it! (THIS IS MY EXPERIENCE) The riding was great. Lots of hands on with the horses, which I really appreciated. Bottom line, the "guest horses" are trail horses and THEY (the horse)... More

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scgranch, Manager at Southern Cross Ranch, responded to this review

First of all, thank you very much for your feedback. We welcome your feedback as it is the best way to correct any problems or clear up any misunderstandings. I’d like to think that our numerous positive reviews are the result of listening to guests over the years. Please let me address these points: Fencing – All of our fencing... More

Oslo
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

This ranch is undescribebly beautiful! The rooms are over the top luxurious and the staff is awesome! If you're looking for peace and quite you've come to the right place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2009

If you're a horselover, or you're looking for a unique getaway in Georgia, Southern Cross is the way to go. We opted to take an extended weekend and found Southern Cross by accident online. Both being horselovers, what better way to spend our weekend than riding and enjoying ourselves? We were greeted at the front desk who was able to... More

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Additional Information about Southern Cross Ranch

Address: 1670 Bethany Church Rd., Madison, GA 30650
Location: United States > Georgia > Madison
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Southern Cross Ranch 3*
Also Known As:
Southern Cross Ranch Hotel Madison

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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 
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