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Recent Arkansas reviews

  • Heavenly view!

    "Sunsets and sunrises go on forever on the balcony. Perfect blend of amenities and yet still a cabin feel. You will be drawn to the view of the white river. Sounds of nature with a fresh cup of coffee in the morning will melt away the stress. My family and I have stayed here three times. Carla and Louis are the sweetest people. Very close to town though you feel very secluded!"
    Guest: Shonz45 Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 24, 2014
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  • Trip to the Race Track

    "Visited President's Day weekend for horse races and daughters 27th birthday. Place was extremely clean, easy ground level access, covered parking for one vehicle and/or front door parking. Walk out balcony to fantastic view of the lake from the master bedroom and living room. Ate at owners recommended spots, all very good. Owners very easy to work with, we highly recommend this condo to anyone and will return in the future."
    Guest: Traveler Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 22, 2014
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  • Perfect Hot Springs Getaway

    "We spent a weekend in Miss Nellwyn's condo with another couple and couldn't have asked for anything more. It is a large, well equipped condo in a great location - right off Central - only minutes to Oaklawn and literally moments to the lake, we found it perfect for our group. We even entertained local friends while with dinner while we were there. We found everything we needed in the kitchen and had ample room to entertain guests. The beds were comfortable, entire condo spic and span and the view was lovely from the covered back porch overlooking the water. We travel often and have stayed in many condos and many hotels, and this is one that we would definitely stay in again. Thank you Nellwyn."
    Guest: Adrienne Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 21, 2014
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  • Relaxing Anniversary!

    "This was one of the best rentals we've ever encountered. Not only was it easy to contact, pay, and organize this trip; we also had a great time. Hot Springs (village), AR is an area dear to my heart and we wanted to spend our anniversary there. This is one of the only locations that allowed dogs, which was also a plus. Linda was not only easy to work with she also gave us advise on where to go and how to make our trip at ease. The condo was exactly what we expected. Fully loaded all details on the site were on point (that's hard to accomplish these days!). We walked the trails, visit the local business and tourist areas, and used the local facilities. I loved how close the fitness center, tennis court, and lake were (the dogs loved it too :) We truly really enjoyed our trip. We would love to make this a traditional trip! Thank you so much"
    Guest: Dom Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 8, 2014
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Bella Vista Travel Tips

Tranquility and Beautiful Scenery at Bella Vista Vacation Rentals

The name Bella Vista aptly describes the incredible scenic beauty of the region. Home to seven lakes and tucked away in the foothills of the Ozarks, Bella Vista is a warm and welcoming community that is perfect for a relaxing vacation. The many lakes attract fishermen throughout the year. All except for two are no-wake lakes which make the fishing exceptional. Golfers have seven 18-hole golf courses to choose from. There are also two smaller 9-hole courses and a family putting course. This makes Bella Vista one of the most popular golfing retreats in the region. It is a great vacation destination for families. You can spend hours out on the lakes, fishing, paddling and swimming. Each of the lakes has a boat launch and several picnic areas around its shores. In the summertime, you can spend many leisurely hours relaxing at the lakeside.

Finding Your Way to Bella Vista Cabins

Bella Vista is a small that has only recently become an official city. It was originally incorporated as a retirement community in the mid-1960s, hence the many golf courses in the area. Because of its scenic beauty, moderate climate and lower property prices, many younger families have moved there over the years; it is certainly a growing area. Bella Vista is located in the far northwestern corner of Arkansas. It is approximately 100 miles from Little Rock and just over 200 miles from Oklahoma City. The best way to get there is by car as there are good road links to the surrounding communities.

Bella Vista Home Rental Options

A great advantage of planning a vacation in Bella Vista is that you will be able to stretch your travel budget a little further. The rental properties are both spacious and affordable which means that you can enjoy a vacation with your whole family. Homes are relatively modern and furnished comfortably. Many have spacious gardens or are located on one of the lake shores. This provides ample space for ball games and outdoor recreation with the family.

The Lakes and Activities at Arkansas Vacation Rentals in Bella Vista

If you plan to go boating or fishing on any of the lakes in the Bella Vista area, you will need to purchase a daily, weekly or seasonal permit from the local office. It is important that you keep the permit on you at all times as rangers may ask to see it from time to time. If you can’t produce it when asked, you can be fined. The only lakes that allow power boats are Loch Lomond, Lake Ann and Lake Windsor. There are no power limitations on these lakes. Waterskiing and Jet Skiing are allowed, making them the three most popular lakes for families. Picnic sites and boat launches can be easily accessed.

Lake Avalon, Lake Brittany, Lake Norwood and Lake Rayburn all have power boat limitations. On these lakes, most fishermen use paddle boats or canoes to head out into deeper waters. Lake Rayburn has a designated safe swimming area and picnic sites. Lake Avalon has a unique enclosed and heated fishing dock located off Tamworth Circle. It is one of the smallest lakes and a popular fishing spot with the locals. Although Lake Bella Vista is officially part of the neighboring city of Bentonville, many locals still visit there. It’s important to note, however, that you will require a separate permit when visiting this lake. The areas around the lakes have numerous trails that are open for hiking or mountain biking in the summer months. Birdwatching along the shoreline is another favorite pastime.

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