Surrounded by secluded river land and National Parks, our boutique hotel in Sydney offers the best in ride and stay vacations. Cross Park Stud is situated in the lush farmland of the Hawkesbury Valley along the tranquil Macdonald River just outside Wisemans Ferry.

You’ll have luxe accommodations in a rural setting you’d never guess was just over an hour outside Sydney. The farmhouse offers a plethora of modern comforts and conveniences including sleeping quarters for up to 10 people, an inviting lounge with open fireplace, a verandah with breathtaking views, sparkling lap pool, and river beach access.

Whether you’ve spent your life in the saddle, or always wanted to ride, a ride and stay vacation is ideal for equestrian lovers, horse owners, and families. The 150-acre homestead features a working farm, equine agistment facility and historical villa built in the 1830s.

You’re sure to enjoy a leisurely horseback tour of the farm and estate on one of our horses. Each of our riding tours are guided by our expert staff and predominately taken at a walking pace for all to enjoy no matter skill level.

For those who would like to enjoy time away with their own horse, we invite you to use our great riding and care facilities, including use of the yards for the weekend.

When not in the saddle, you’ll enjoy hiking or biking the nearby Divines Hill Loop with historical examples of convict-constructed sandstone walls and roads. Additionally, there is a serene beach beside the river with access to swimming or water sports.

Our boutique hotel accommodations and horseback riding activities make for the ideal ride and stay vacation for you, your family and friends.


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