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Woodside Ranch Resort

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This place was great! We enjoyed getting away from electronics and experiencing nature and animals and FAMILY. The staff is friendly, especially Jaffar in the main kitchen and Brian the barn manager. The breakfast is a must, whether you ride a horse or the carriage. It was delicious and beautiful! We brought our dog which made it so convenient for...

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Morgan T, Front Office Manager at Woodside Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so very kindly for your feedback on Woodside Ranch. We are happy to hear you had a fun filled stay with your family and enjoyed being "unplugged" in the great outdoors. We appreciate your additional comments that will help us to hopefully improve the ranch in the future as well as your next stay. Thank you once again...

Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

We were staying in the Dells and were looking for a place off the beaten path. After reading reviews of other places, this sounded the best. It did not dissapoint. Staff was extremely friendly and it was clear the animals were treated very well. After a short lesson for the kids, we were off for a peaceful ride through the...

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Morgan T, Front Office Manager at Woodside Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It was great to hear that we were able to partake in making your family's visit to the Wisconsin Dells area both a enjoyable and memorable experience. Our wranglers as well as our four legged employees(the Woodside horses) look forward to your next visit! Happy trails to you until we meet again!

Chicago's North Shore, Illinois
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We didn't know what to expect, we enjoyed every moment of our 2 day stay. We went early in the season and had beautiful weather to enjoy the scenery and all the horses. The staff is very helpful and accommodating. we will definitely return to experience all the other activities as well as more horseback riding.

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Morgan T, Front Office Manager at Woodside Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! We have been working hard over the past year making improvements with our lodging and are happy to hear you enjoyed not only your stay with our staff and activities, but also our accommodations. We appreciate your feedback and we look forward to seeing you and your family again in the future. Happy Trails!

Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I took my neice and nephew to Woodside Ranch last summer and we had a wonderful time. Anyone who likes horseback riding will love it here as you can ride as many times a day as you would like. There are plenty of activities here to participate in, so if you come with a group you can all do your...

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Morgan T, Front Office Manager at Woodside Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Dear Laura, Thank you for your review for Woodside Ranch Resort and Conference Center. We are glad you and your family were able to have a great experience while on staying with us and that the only transportation you required was that on a back of a horse. We thank you once again and look forward to your next stay....

Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We've been to Woodside in the past and looked forward to returning to unwind after the holidays. The staff is as friendly as ever and we felt at home right away. We enjoyed a few of the horseback rides and nice conversations with Dan in the tavern. All of the wranglers are terrific and are very patient if you haven't...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 25 November 2015

My whole family loves Woodside Ranch. I've also been taking groups of clients there for retreats and everyone has had a wicked good time. The staff is excellent, the property is beautiful and their horses are steady. The wranglers help make riders of any experience level feel comfortable on the ride. (Especially Marianne, Anita, Brian, Kelli, Rayne, Karen and Alanna.)...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 21 October 2015

The staff are exceptional in their desire to please and make your stay the most enjoyable. There are a variety of cabins and main house lodging. Cabins have fireplaces and there is a large supply of firewood. I particularly enjoyed the food--thank you Jaffir, and the horseback riding, great gentle horses that are well cared for and not overused. Excellent...

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ILLINOIS
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We just spent three days here. Loved it! It was so much fun. The staff was friendly and helpful. I loved the trail rides with the great horses. Food was amazing. We booked for a few days next year. Can't wait to go back.

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Reviewed 26 August 2015

Just returned from a 4 day stay at Woodside with my 12 year old granddaughter and her friend. We all had a great time. We rode everyday, sometimes all 6 rides! If you weren't riding, we were in the pool or eating or sleeping. We all had our favorite horses. The Wranglers and entertainment staff and cooks were awesome! Fun...

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Chaska, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Do you love horses? Do you want to ride multiple times a day? Woodside Ranch definitely fit the bill for me and my daughter. We were on a horse within an hour of arriving. What I loved about this place is the freedom to do six rides a day and also bond with your favorite horse or horses. You really...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Woodside Ranch invites you to experience the ultimate family vacation in legendary western hospitality. Located close to the famous Wisconsin Dells, among the pristine woodlands of Mauston, Wisconsin, come enjoy our Horseback Riding on over 1400 acres of trails. From beginners to experts, Woodside Ranch offers something for everyone, from old-fashioned covered wagon rides, pulled by our Majestic Percherons, to the famous Woodside Breakfast Ride, beautiful heated pool, private stocked lake, a modern fitness facility and fun daily activities, if horseback riding is not your saddle. Experience Chef Jaaffar's Down Home Fixins and of course- Uncle Z's Famous Fried Chicken! We promise you won't leave hungry! We offer Cozy Log Cabins, Ranch House Rooms, or the newly remodeled Lake House to accommodate large-kin families and/or groups of any size. Here at Woodside Ranch, we're happy to customize your vacation as active or relaxed as you choose to be!Come, Discover a Wisconsin Legend - 100 years in the Making!!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Woodside Ranch Resort

Address: State Highway 82, Mauston, WI 53948
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Mauston
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Woodside Ranch Hotel Mauston
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