Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs Located in NW Arkansas, just East of the Rogers/Bentonville area, is the quaint little town of Eureka Springs. The perfect destination for a weekend getaway or a mini vacation. The town is loaded with history, shopping, dining and touristy things to do. Wether you are wanting a romantic getaway or a girls weekend, check out this little town and you will not be disappointed.

Places to Stay

  1. Crescent Hotel – This IS the place to at least visit if not stay. The Crescent is know as one of the most haunted hotels in America. Perched high above Eureka Springs, Arkansas is the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa, a palatial structure and landmark hotel known widely in the Ozark Mountains as the “symbol of hospitality” for the State of Arkansas. The full-service Crescent Hotel features 72 rooms with upscale suites. Guests enjoy the resort activities, hot tub, swimming pool, New Moon Spa & Salon, Crystal Dining Room, SkyBar Gourmet Pizza, concierge and bellman service and 15 acres of manicured gardens with hiking, biking and walking trails that loop through the city and pass the city Dog Park, Skate Park and City Playground. You can see the Christ of the Ozark statue all lit up at night as well.
  2. 1905 Basin Park Hotel – Located on Spring St, the Basin was once the tallest building in ES. It is now one of the landmarks of the shopping district. You can chose from several guest suites including spa suites. Enjoy dining on the outdoor roof top patio overlooking downtown. The Basin Park is a sister hotel to the Crescent.
  3. The Woods Cabins Chic and private cabins located in walking distance to downtown. The cabins offer 1 and 2 bedroom accommodations as well as hot tub on property. Perfect for a romantic escape. Bikers welcome.
  4.  The Waterloo – Originally opened as a campground, in the late 1920’s, Ray and Chloe (Boatright) Freeman named the property “Camp Joy” as travelers who were touring the Ozarks were so delighted with the setting, they started asking for a public bath & a pool. The pool, the largest in the Arkansas area, was completed in 1933 along with the first permanent structure, a changing room which was followed by clusters of charming rock cabins placed throughout Camp Joy. Three of these cabins, along with the Freeman Bungalow home, still stand today & have since been renovated to full usage. Subsequently, the property changed hands and was named Mount Joy and Joy Motor Court. The property evolved to where the majority of cabins were removed & replaced by the three conjoined Motel buildings built in sequence beginning in 1954, with the third and final one completed in 1974. In 2017, Tim Freeman, great grandson of Ray and Chloe Freeman, bought and purchased the property. The name was changed to Wanderoo Lodge where many updates and renovations have been made. The property again changed hands to her new owners who have continued to improve on the property.  Be sure to check out the Gravel Bar restaurant for tapas and drink.

Things to Do

  1. Shop Downtown -Support the local shop owners at walkable and dog friendly down town area. Clothings souvenirs and more.
  2. Christ of the Ozarks – Enjoy the Passion Play or simply visit the Christ of the Ozarks Statue.
  3. Ghost Tours- The Crescent Hotel offers nightly ghost tours
  4. The Thorn Crown Chapel – Built by famed architect, E Fay Jones. This stunning chapel is a true architectural masterpiece.
  5. Visit the Springs – Scattered all through out the town, the springs have been rumored to have healing powers.

Places to Eat

  1. Grotto Wood Fired Grill and Wine Cave – Located on Center St. – A sensory experience. Breathe in the smell of wood fired pizza while delighting in all the flavor combinations paired with your favorite wine. Feel the warmth of cave like atmosphere and the healing powers of the spring located inside the cave.
  2. Ermilio’s Italian Home Cooking  – Located at 26 White St in an old Victorian Home. Feel like you are coming home to Nona and one of her ell prepared hot meals.

Love what you see and want to stay? Please let me know if you want to take a look at any homes in the area. Here is what we have at the moment!

 

Eureka Springs Homes

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Price: $2,150,000
306 County Road 1524, ,
5 BR, 3.1 BA, 6100 sqft
Southern Tradition Real Estate, LLC | MLS # 1194605 | Active
Price: $3,200,000
2272 187 Highway, ,
11 BR, 7.6 BA, 15000 sqft
Prime Real Estate and Development | MLS # 1161703 | Active
Price: $2,950,000
1424 County Road 156, ,
7 BR, 4 BA, 5376 sqft
Century 21 Woodland Real Estate | MLS # 1108043 | Active
Price: $1,800,000
148 County Road 1141, ,
5 BR, 5.1 BA, 6303 sqft
Century 21 Lyons & Associates | MLS # 1201316 | Active
Price: $1,375,000
2024 County Road 239, ,
3 BR, 2 BA, 1848 sqft
Montgomery Whiteley Realty | MLS # 1201744 | Active
Price: $1,199,000
2 and 2 1/2 Spring Street, ,
4 BR, 4 BA, 2442 sqft
NWA Realty Group, LLC | MLS # 1194849 | Active
Price: $1,169,000
45 Bear Ridge Road, ,
2 BR, 2.1 BA, 4822 sqft
Coldwell Banker Harris McHaney & Faucette -Fayette | MLS # 1195187 | Active
Price: $1,100,000
15 Eugenia Street, ,
4 BR, 4.1 BA, 5018 sqft
All Seasons Real Estate | MLS # 1193020 | Active
Price: $999,250
779 Lakeshore Drive, ,
5 BR, 3 BA, 2640 sqft
Century 21 Woodland Real Estate Beaver Lake | MLS # 1198109 | Active
Price: $845,000
336 Paradise Cove Lane, ,
4 BR, 5 BA, 5274 sqft
Bay Realty, Inc. | MLS # 1201444 | Active

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