Horse riding and water sports await at Susan River Homestead Adventure Resort, set on 1600 acres with a private lake at its center. Facilities include a swimming pool, 2 tennis courts and a volleyball court.

Susan River Homestead is a 25-minute drive from Hervey Bay Airport and free airport transfers are provided. Hervey Bay town center is a 20-minute drive away.

All rooms are air-conditioned and each has a private bathroom. Tea/coffee making facilities are provided, along with bed linen, towels and a flat-screen TV. WiFi is available in the reception area.

Guests can try water skiing and wakeboarding on the lake or horse riding under the moonlight. There is also a trampoline, cinema room and games room with billiards.

The tour desk can arrange trips to Fraser Island and whale watching tours.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Susan River Homestead has been welcoming guests since Jun 19, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


Tennis court

Pool table

Horseback riding


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4 reasons to choose Susan River Homestead

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • How much is the horse riding please
    $85-00 per adult for 2 hour ride with refreshments & $75-00 for children 14 years of age & under.
    Answered on July 7, 2020
  • Hi, looking at staying for 5 nights in April. We have a pugilist and 12month old shepherd. Wondering what your policy is for pets. Regards Kristy
    Hi Kristy, We are dog friendly but they must be kept on leads when out of the room & you must pay if they cause any damages. They are not allowed on b...
    Answered on January 4, 2022
  • Hello we were wondering if we could bring pets to Susan river if we are staying in the cabin things?
    Yes you can bring pets but they must be kept off the bedding & furniture or there may be charges.
    Answered on October 9, 2021
  • is there ability for late night check in? 9pm *key wise I mean.
    Call the landline on arrival and we will hand you the key. Kind Regards Norm
    Answered on March 16, 2022
  • If I book 2 nights, how much is the horse riding for the kids 7 & 9 years old please.
    Thank you for your query. The horse riding will be $125 on normal days and $140 on public holidays. Kind Regards Norm
    Answered on March 16, 2022
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1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: Australian

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Resort Facilities at Susan River Homestead
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Tennis equipment
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Additional charge
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Airport drop-off
  • Airport pickup
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Shallow end
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Susan River Homestead takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 15 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos Susan River Homestead accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Susan River Homestead of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Susan River Homestead

  • Susan River Homestead has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Room options at Susan River Homestead include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • Susan River Homestead is 9.9 miles from the center of Hervey Bay.

  • Guests staying at Susan River Homestead can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Susan River Homestead is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Susan River Homestead may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Susan River Homestead offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Tennis court
    • Horseback riding
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Tennis equipment
    • Swimming pool