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Secluded Retreat House 1 Mile Historic Dist. Pool & Mini Golf

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!000 acres house 1 mile to Hot Springs historic district , Secluded ,with pool

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Last updated: 09/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

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Just think, 2 miles from the heart of the city, and yet you are the only house on the road! No houses on either side of you, Across the road is the National forest and 1000 acres of woods and trails that take you anywhere around the city or even a lake or cave. 32 foot in-ground private swimming pool, outdoor hot tub, big jacuzzi tub, Big lawn, 3 bedrooms, living room- plus peace and quiet. Woods and trees in all directions. Fenced front lawn ideal for small humans or pets.

If you want more than pictures go to you tube type in 1000 acres hot springs and watch the 7 minute Steadicam walk through video tour. Experience the peacefulness, NEW - Video link/tab at the top of this page.

Enjoy the tranquility of this lovely, newly remodeled vacation home . Enjoy the beauty of being nestled in the National Forest with all the modern conveniences you desire. With scenic serenity and easy access to the sights, you get the best of both worlds. Property is just a little under 2 miles away from historic downtown Hot Springs (2.3 miles from Convention center-4.5 miles to the Oaklawn Race Track)and bordering the lush shade of the National Park. Trail 200 feet from the property connects with the 10 mile Sunset trail that snakes its way around the outskirts of downtown- (and to downtown if you like to walk). A reservior lake is a 35 minute hike. A cave is a 50 minute hike. 20 minute ridge top hike too.

Enjoy the short but scenic drive a few minutes down a winding road to Gulpha Gorge National Park camp ground and recreation area. If it's thrills you seek, Magic Springs Amusement Park is less than a 10 minute drive from your door, and it's 25 minutes to the sun and sailing of sparkling Lake Ouachita-3rd cleanest lake in the country- They rent motor boats for $55 for a 1/2 day .

At night, since we have no street lights, Its dark enough and secluded enough to actually see the stars, constellations.

Children will enjoy swimming in your own in-ground 32 ft pool (6.5 ft deep in center) or playing croquet, hide and seek or Frisbee in the idyllic backyard. Take a walk in on the winding roads or trails, and you will appreciate the convenience of being close to local restaurants, spa treatments, Mid-America Science Museum, Oaklawn Race Course, Lakes Ouachita and Hamilton and much more.

Note- This is the only vacation rental close to the city that is secluded and borders the National park. The slow road has about 10 cars driving on it per day, so it's a great road for kids playing or on bikes.

Spend some time warming up after a swim with the wood-burning fireplace or melting away sore muscles in the over sized Jacuzzi bath.

If you need to stay connected to the outside, we offer free wireless internet connection and a computer. The house has central heat and air conditioning for your comfort.

Mountain Bike supplied for biking on the mountain trails- Just ask. Carport and plenty of safe parking

Basketball, Croquet, Badminton, Foosball, Volleyball, Horseshoes, swimming,ping pong, teather ball, hiking

Come enjoy the relaxation and rejuvenation of the Natural State!

Close to Historic Downtown with Bathhouse Row, Josephine Tussuad's Wax Museum, Hot Springs National Park museum, restaurants, spas and shopping. Lots to see and do. Tip- Go to youtube and type in secret cave hot springs or secret pond hot springs, These are little know and about 1 mile away and the videos have directions from the house.

Please notice if this house is booked on the dates you are needing please check our other listings by clicking on the link all the way down on the left below Calendar and above the Map & Owners Profile.

Sleeping setup
Bedroom 1 has a Queen bed (sleeps two)
Bedroom 2 has a Queen bed (sleeps two)
Bedroom 3 has a full size bed (sleeps two)
Family Room has 1 twin bed and two full size futons (each one can hold one or two children) also a another couch

If 10 or more people there will be an additional 10.00 per person per night.

Pets OK, $10 per day extra per pet
Please no pets over 50lbs without prior approval

Based on the size of group and/or pets a security deposit may be required and will be refunded 48 hours after your stay.

NOTE: Check in time 3pm Check out time is 11am - Depending on schedule - changes in early in/late out time may be possible with prior arrangement. There is a minimum reservation of 3 days during peak season May 10 - Aug 15. ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE FOR 3 DAYS OR LONGER during peak season.


Top 20 Things to do at 1000 Acres Retreat property.

1. Swim in the pool

2. Barbecue

3. Play ping pong

4. Play Volleyball

5. Play Mini Golf

6. Play Horseshoes

7. Play Croquet

8. Play Tether ball

9. Play Outdoor Chess or Checkers

10. Hang out on the back porch and tell stories.

11. Hike the many trails across the street in the National Park

12. Gaze at the stars from the front yard during the dark nights

13. Play Foosball

14 Play Basketball

15. Play Badminton

16. Get a family touch football game going

17. Play some of the board games or puzzles

18. Relax with a book from the library shelf

19. Watch the deer and listen to the birds in the morning while you eat breakfast on the back porch.

20. After you do it all, take a nice Jacuzzi Bath

Keywords: Vacation Rental House as of April 10th pool Now Open, secluded Hot Springs Arkansas

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Relax as you watch your little ones enjoy pool, checker board, mini golf, volley ball and ping pong in the 3000 square foot enclosed yard....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    The 3000 sqft yard is completely enclosed with by a 4' chain link fence. Now Fido and Fluffy can explore every inch of the enclosed yard....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Fenced front yard for pets, secluded, wooded lot opens to National Forest, be downtown in 4 minutes, Wifi and computer. Croquet, volleyball, horseshoes, ping pong, and free standing basketball net. Lots of hiking trails right from the property....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    The house being located right across the street from the National Park Reserve, sharing a cup of morning coffee with the deer is a common occurrence. ...moreless

  • Rural
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Jetted Tub
 

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
2 night min stay
$339

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$220 $250
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $80 + tax
  • Pet Fee $35 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 14.5%

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 09/02/2015
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
little rock
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ohio Club About 1 .5 miles away.
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Hot Springs Country Club
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Malvern
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Park Island

Car: Recommended

Other Activities: Mini Golf, horse shoes teather ball, , Wildlife Viewing, Hiking, Local shows less than 1 1/2 miles from Historic downtown, Pool, Amusement park. Very close to all downtown shopping , coffee shops , bars etc.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Annie and John Cooksey met at church camp and 1985 and fell in love a year later. We have been married for 18 years. John is a video producer and owner of EliteVideo dot com a video training company, Annie homeschools but years back she was 'Sparkle the letter clown' for the PBS series 'The Letter People' We moved from Connecticut in 1991 for the nicer climate, fresh air, and friendly people.

Why the Owner Chose Hot Springs:
We have had success with our first vacation rental here in town and we were looking along time for a secluded private house with a nice yard and plenty of parking that was also close to downtown. When we found this house bordering on the National park with trails 200 feet away and no houses on either side of it, we knew this would be the one.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Quiet and peaceful. Secluded. Hiking and the pool. Nice level yard. Very Close to the historic downtown. 1 mile from Park Island Market and Park Ave Bistro. No charge for mountain bikes (s) National Park Trails across the street. Very quiet. Fenced back Yard. Privacy. No street lights, and almost no traffic, give you that camping feeling of yesteryear.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

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  • !000 acres house  1 mile to Hot Springs historic district , Secluded ,with pool

    !000 acres house 1 mile to Hot Springs historic district , Secluded ,with pool

  • Family room w/TV, game table, patio access, sleeper sofas &DSL internet

    Family room w/TV, game table, patio access, sleeper sofas &DSL internet

  • No houses to the left or right,  Across the street   National Park and trails

    No houses to the left or right, Across the street National Park and trails

  • Splash about whenever you choose in the 30 foot pool.

    Splash about whenever you choose in the 30 foot pool.

  • Cook your secret recipes.  Wifi internet throughout the house

    Cook your secret recipes. Wifi internet throughout the house

  • Melt away stress in the Jacuzzzi Tub

    Melt away stress in the Jacuzzzi Tub

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Outdoor hot tub

    Outdoor hot tub

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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