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The Forest Gate vacation home is a large, two-story home surrounded by forest in a park-like setting, secluded and private. This log and cedar home has a rustic elegance, beautifully furnished and comfortable, even to those with discriminating tastes. An outdoor cooking area under the pine trees has three large picnic tables beside a small pond suitable for casual gatherings.
A baby grand piano graces the main living room, perfect for sing-a-longs in the evenings. A large rock fireplace anchors the sitting room in the log cabin portion of the home and inspires curling up with a good book. Although remote, the house is easily accessible from the highway and only 14 miles from the town of Mena, where there are many opportunities for casual dining. Take the scenic Talimena drive accessed from Main St. in Mena or drive one hour east to Pencil Bluff and rent a canoe from a local outfitter.
PAYMENT INFORMATION The $350 Security Deposit is required to reserve your dates. Half of the rental fee is due 90 days prior to arrival and the balance is due 60 days prior to arrival. Your security deposit will be refunded within 7-10 days of departure with return of rental in original condition.
PHONE CHARGES Long Distance calling is free within the continental US. Cell phone coverage is good with most carriers. Internet is via Client wireless card only.
Discounted rate available for downstairs only with a maximum of 6 guests. Contact owner for details.
Payments are payable with half due 90 days prior to arrival and balance 60 days prior to arrival.
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Drive the Talimena Scenic Byway and view the autumn foliage. Enjoy a day trip canoeing in Pencil Bluff (1 hr) , or touring the shops and hot baths in Hot Springs (2 hrs). A day trip to Crater of the Diamonds is also suggested (1-1/2 hrs).