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Recent Arkansas reviews

  • Fantastic, well-appointed, nicely furnished, relaxing getaway in the woods

    "My wife and teenage kids, along with my parents, and four grad students spent Thanksgiving 2013 at Forest Gate. I've stayed at a number of vacation rental properties in Arkansas and Colorado for a "get away in the woods", and this was one of my favorites. When we first arrived and walked through the house for a quick tour, we were amazed by all the space and the nice furnishings. Having a separate bathroom for each bedroom was great, and balconies off of the upstairs really were a plus for relaxing and enjoying the outdoors. In contrast to many houses where we have stayed, the kitchen(s) were extremely well-stocked with cooking utensils, etc. We loved the large lot, the close proximity to the woods, and the outdoor recreation area with horseshoes, firepit, picnic tables, pond, etc. The things that I enjoyed the most were the great Yamaha baby grand piano, the huge stone fireplace in the living room, and the large master bedroom/bath. I love to get away from everything, and the combination of nice furnishings, remote location, large lot, and generous floor plan really make this place unusual. The housekeepers were also very helpful with suggestions for ATV rentals and for mailing us some items that we accidently left behind. About the only "non-standard" feature worth mentioning is the kitchen situation. There are two kitchens: a smaller one downstairs next to the living area, and a larger one upstairs with the upstairs bedrooms. Having two separate kitchens (instead of a single large one) could be good if you have multiple families or age groups that might naturally cook/eat separately (for example, it worked well for us -- my students tended to use the downstairs kitchen, while my family used the upstairs). It could also be nice to have two ovens, two refrigerators, etc. However, if you have a group that really wants to cook together and all hang out in the kitchen to socialize, you may find that this property does not support that well. In any case, the nice thing is that the downstairs dining area is large enough to accommodate 12-14 people easily, so even if you are cooking separately, you can eat together. We also had a great time on the Wolf Pen Gap ATV trails with vehicles from Black Bear ATV rentals. In summary, I highly recommend Forest Gate if you are looking for a remote location with great furnishings and connection to the outdoors. We would love to return again some time."
    Guest: John H. Date of Stay: November 2013 Review Submitted: February 9, 2014
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  • Reunion Fun

    "Great family fun."
    Guest: Richard Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 7, 2014
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  • Amazing experience, luvd the atmosphere!!!

    "Wow is all I can say. Staying here made me feel like I was expected to show up for breakfast with the Family !! Luvd it!!!! Can't wait to bring our kids back and experience it again! Luvd the atmosphere of what the "Family" is supposed to be like! Amazing accomodations and luvd our stay!! Great Parking, Great location conveniently located by Hog Stadium and downtown very close."
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 28, 2014
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  • Had Great Time!!!!

    "The condo was exactly like described, very clean, and we'll taken care of. Our family of 4 had plenty of room. Condo is right on Lake and even though doesn't have a slip for boat, there is plenty of room on the boardwalk to tie up boat. We will definitely stay again. Brought our dog which is a added plus."
    Guest: Keith A. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 30, 2014
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