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Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage

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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Little Missouri Fly Fishing Cottage at 16 Factory Site Road is within 3 minutes of all the best accesses to the Little Missouri, the best kept trout stream secret in Arkansas. And for you diamond hunters, we are 5 minutes down the road from the Crater of Diamonds.

Our cottage sits secluded in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains. Cozy in the fall and winter months, just sit back and enjoy a fire in the Fisher Stove. During the fall the hardwoods on the property add just a bit of color to the 2 acre spread.

Yes, the Crater of Diamonds State Park is the attraction around here, and they do find REAL diamonds almost every day out there. We are 5 minutes from the park, so you can go work your luck, and come back for an afternoon nap when you are ready.

Should you be a stream trout fisherman, or lake fisherman, bring your catch back to a fully equipped kitchen, or head into Murfreesboro, Nashville, or Glenwood for one of several cuisine restaurants. For you fly fishermen and women, our little secret stream down in Southwest Arkansas is stocked from late October to late April, with fly fishing year round. A novice and experienced fly fisherman's dream not too far from home. Local guide available. You do need a license and stamp which you can get locally.


Our cottage is accessible to the great Ouachita mountains just up the road for you hikers and outdoor lovers. If you like walks in the woods and along the river, this one is for you.

Just 2 minutes from Murfreesboro,5 minutes from Crater of Diamonds State Park, 5 minutes from Lake Greeson and Narrows Dam landing, Wegner's and Coleman's Quartz Crystal mines are 40 minutes away (nothing but rave reviews from rock hounds), 4 State Parks within short distance, and 1 National forest and the Hot Springs National Park within an hour.

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Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Goats are friendly, kids can gather eggs each afternoon when you return...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 double

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  • Convertible bed(s)

    pull out couch bed...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) trundle beds in back room, pull out couch bed in front room...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • kids will love our 'pets' as this is a working hobby farm also, 2 lovely red face boer doe goats that are at best like pet dogs, and a dozen laying hens the kids can gather eggs from in the morning, use them complimentary...moreless

Entertainment

  • Television:

    Flatscreen...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Several dozen both kids and adults, Redbox at Dollar General ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    plenty of space and electric hookup for boat batteries easily accessible...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    over and under stacked unit...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Fisher stove, plenty of firewood available, firepit outside for marshmallow roasting...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    fully stocked...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Full utensils, no need for anything from home...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill:

    both propane and charcoal grill...moreless

  • Tennis:

    New tennis courts in town across from Exxon/Pizza Inn...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$100
$700

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning/maintenance fee $50
  • Tax Rate 12%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Texarkana

Picturesque 2 acres with the cottage sitting on a hill, Crater of Diamonds State Park 5 minutes away, Lake Greeson swimming area and boating area 5 minutes away (boats rentable at Swaha Marina), fly fishing accesses are all within 3 to 5 minutes of this centrally located site

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: Mark and Suzanne are Texans originally, but found Arkansas 33 years ago and settled here to run a business and raise a family. Both our sons and daughter in law attended Arkansas schools and colleges. We truly love being Arkansans and everytime we leave for the crowded metropolises, we feel the warmth of the area as we return.

Why the Owner Chose Murfreesboro, AR, USA:
We love the closeness of a truly unique small town area with plenty of things to see in nature. From Mark's passion for fly fishing for trout, sailing and flying, farming, golf and tennis, geocaching, and the outdoors to Suzanne's love of the beauty of nature, and grandkids, Murfreesboro and the surrounding area have it all. And the beauty is, people have not overrun the area. It still has small town appeal with a low amount of traffic, unlike other popular places in the area like Hot Springs and Branson. We like it so much we have purchased another home here and live here in retirement.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Fly fishing on a 5 mile stretch of water (best season is February to June 1), a lake and boat marina within 5 minutes of the house, the Crater of Diamonds 5 minutes away, natural beauty of the lower Ouachita mountains, the color in the spring and fall, wildlife galore, and few people.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

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Photos

  • Front porch looking to yard.

    Front porch looking to yard.

  • Living room with pull out couch.

    Living room with pull out couch.

  • Trundle bed for two

    Trundle bed for two

  • Full bath with washer/dryer

    Full bath with washer/dryer

  • Diamond,  and Sundae welcome you to Lil' Missouri Fly Fishing Cottage.

    Diamond, and Sundae welcome you to Lil' Missouri Fly Fishing Cottage.

  • My granddaughter

    My granddaughter

  • In July, our guests from Mississippi found a diamond and display it proudly.

    In July, our guests from Mississippi found a diamond and display it proudly.

  • Just had too laugh a bit at this.  We are in the country.

    Just had too laugh a bit at this. We are in the country.

  • Fall in the Ouachita Mountains, just north of Murfreesboro

    Fall in the Ouachita Mountains, just north of Murfreesboro

  • The HUGE marquis shaped diamond found in 2011

    The HUGE marquis shaped diamond found in 2011

  • Deck with charcoil or gas grill

    Deck with charcoil or gas grill

  • Master bed

    Master bed

  • Single bed

    Single bed

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Happy chickens.

    Happy chickens.

  • Ryan and one of the girls are friends.

    Ryan and one of the girls are friends.

  • Spring garden

    Spring garden

  • Come for the scenery, Lake Greeson observed in a summer's sunset

    Come for the scenery, Lake Greeson observed in a summer's sunset

  • I captured this eagle just in front of the dam several years ago.

    I captured this eagle just in front of the dam several years ago.

  • the Little Missouri just down the road from the cottage a little drive.

    the Little Missouri just down the road from the cottage a little drive.

  • My father observing early spring at the Diamond mine

    My father observing early spring at the Diamond mine

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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