The Omni Homestead Resort
7696 Sam Snead Highway
Hot Springs, Virginia 24445

Equestrian Center

The Omni Homestead Equestrian Center

Hours of Operation
Daily | 11 AM - 4 PM
Weather permitting. Reservations required.
The Equestrian Center is open to guests with advance reservations

Advance reservations for activities are strongly recommended. Please contact us via email or at 540-839-3860 for reservations and information.


Horseback Riding

Ride a trail through the wooded forest. Breathe the clean mountain air. Soak up the beauty of the Alleghenies and come away refreshed. 

$80 per person for a 30-minute group guided trail ride
$105 per person for a one-hour group guided trail ride
$165 per person for a private one-hour guided trail ride (2 minimum guests)



  • Western saddles
  • All rides are accompanied by a guide
  • Wear close-toed shoes with sturdy sole
  • Wear jeans or long pants
  • Must be 4' 6" tall to ride
  • Maximum weight for horseback rides is 240 lbs.
  • Walk pace only
  • Children under 18 years of age must have a parent or legal guardian sign a release form at the Equestrian desk prior to ride. There are no exceptions.
  • For safety reasons no cell phones, cameras, or bags are allowed on the rides. Lockers are available at the stables.

All trail rides will be accompanied by a guide. The height requirement is 4’6” and weight limit 240lbs. Group rides consist of various guests riding together.


Children’s Hand-led Ride

$45 per child for a 10-minute ride
For children under 4’6” in height

Carriage Rides

Take a step back in time as you travel along wooded trails on a private carriage through the tranquil countryside of Virginia.

$155 per carriage for a private, 30-minute ride
$255 per carriage for a private, one-hour ride


  • Carriage rides can accommodate up to four passengers.
  • Dress in layers during cool months.
  • You are welcome to carry cell phones and cameras. 


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